On Campus

Research Opportunities On Campus

Below you will find a list of opportunities on campus. This is not an extensive list. The list will be updated regularly with new deadlines and updated information.

For questions related to a program, please look through the program's website and reach out to them directly.

Last updated: 10/7/2019
ProgramTimeframeEligibilityDACA EligibleApplication OpensApplication Deadline
American Society for Microbiology Undergraduate Research Fellowship (ASM)SummerUS Citizen/Permanent Resident/DACA, Full time studentYesFebruary 15, 2020
Chancellor’s Undergraduate Research Award (CURA) Fall, Spring & Summer semesterMust have Federal Work Study
Engaged Humanities InitiativeAcademic YearFirst Year Student or Transfer Student
Guaranteed Paid Internship Program (GPIP)SummerUS CItizen/Permanent Resident; 3.2 GPA; Freshman Engineering and Computer Science students who are directly admitted into the College of Engineering in the Fall of the academic year.
L@s GANAS Research FellowshipAcademic YearIntent to major in Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry, or Neuroscience; Identify as Latinx; Starting 2nd academic year or transfer studentYes
Multidisciplinary Oral Science Training (MOST) Program
Summer Institute on Sustainability and Energy (SISE)SummerBe enrolled in energy or sustainability-related program at an academic institute as a senior-undergraduate, graduate student, or in a professional or certificate programYes
Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)SummerBe a US Citizen or Permanent Resident; Sophomore/Junior with 2.75 GPA from underrepresented ethnic groupNovember 8, 2019February 7, 2020
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow Award (SURF)SummerSophomore/Junior majoring in Biology, Chemistry, Biochemistry, or related field; US Citizen or Permanent Resident; 3.2 GPAOctober 2019
Summer Undergraduate Research Program on Health Disparities (SURPHD)Summer
Sustainability Internship ProgramSpring semester or Summer
The Engaged Research Fellowship (TERF) Fall, Spring & Summer semesterMust be a student from the College of EducationMay 15 for a July 1 start date, August 1 for a September 1 start date, & December 15 for a January 15 start date
UIC Honors College Undergraduate Research Assistant (URA) Fall & Spring semesterMust be in Honors College