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Due to the risks associated with large number of student participation under the current threat of Global Pandemic caused by the COVID-19 virus, we are cancelling the 11th Annual Undergraduate Research Day Event originally scheduled for Thursday April 30, 2020.

Current Opportunities

Mellon Emerging Scholars Conference at Queens College
Queens College will host a two-day conference to showcase research by emerging scholars in the humanities and social sciences.

Behavioral Sciences Scholarships
Scholarships available for York College Students majoring in the Behavioral Sciences!

Project Mission to Mars: A Discovery Lab Global (DLG) Internship
Discovery Lab Global (DLG) is a not-for-profit entrepreneurial STEM lab for strategic workforce development ... as a collaboration with colleges, companies, and communities.

Penn Honors Diversity (PHD) Symposium
The 2016 PHD Symposium, organized in conjunction with many of the PhD programs at Penn, will emphasize student diversity and aims to particularly attract underrepresented students (especially sophomores and juniors) at colleges and universities in the Mid-Atlantic states who are interested in learning more about graduate school in general, and at Penn specifically.

CUNY Summer Research Program
CUNY is hosting its annual 10-week Summer Undergraduate Research Program. Stipends available.

Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Writing and Research Training Program
The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Writing and Research Training Program at UCLA is an intensive writing and research program for 20 current Mellon Mays Fellows from participating Mellon Mays colleges and universities.

The Minority Science Writers Internship Program at Science
The AAAS Pitts Family Foundation Minority Science Writers Internship is for undergraduates who are interested in journalism as a career and who want to learn about science writing. In addition to improving their skills, the program seeks to make a dent in the demographics of the profession: Although science is a global activity, the journalists who cover it don't reflect that diversity.

York College Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Aging & Long Term Care
Call for Abstracts for the York College Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series on Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Aging & Long Term Care: Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Brooklyn College NSF REU Program in Psychology and Neuroscience
The Brooklyn College NSF REU Program in Psychology and Neuroscience is currently seeking talented and enthusiastic undergraduate applicants for our upcoming Spring 2017 Program. All NSF REU recipients will receive a stipend of $3,100.

Princeton in Latin America Fellowship
Princeton in Latin America (PiLA) partners with NGOs and multilateral organizations and places highly qualified recent college graduates in yearlong service fellowships with nonprofit, public service, humanitarian, and government organizations with a social mission in Latin American and Caribbean.

Brain Research Institute Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (BRI-SURE)
The UCLA Brain Research Institute (BRI) sponsors a summer undergraduate research experience (BRI-SURE) pathway program for students currently participating in the Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) and other honors research programs whose goal is to increase diversity.

Summer Nursing Program: School of Nursing
This 8-week program offers nursing undergraduates in their junior year with outstanding academic potential the opportunity to work on research projects with School of Nursing faculty mentors.

Revolutionary Learning 2016 Conference
Revolutionary Learning 2016 will Bring Together Leaders from Higher Education, K-12, Government, and the Nonprofit and Corporate World to Showcase Game-Based Innovation that Transform Learning in an Effort to Help Solve Multidimensional 21st Century Problems.

China-United States Exchange Program
The 2016 Summer Student Study Visits to China sponsored by the Chinese Ministry of Education and managed by China–United States Exchange Foundation (CUSEF) will invite American college student groups to study in China for two weeks.

Neuroscience Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) at Brooklyn College
Brooklyn College seeks talented undergraduate students from (but not limited to) historically disadvantaged groups to take part in a semester-long, scientific research training program in neuroscience.

Explore Careers with the United Nations!
The United Nations Secretariat is looking for competent and motivated persons with a strong belief in its purpose and mandates, who are willing to dedicate themselves to a rewarding international career in different locations around the world.

National Conference on Undergraduate Research - 30th Anniversary
This conference will bring together thousands of students and faculty and provides a unique environment for the celebration and promotion of undergraduate student achievement, provides models of exemplary research and scholarship, and helps to improve the state of undergraduate education.

Foundations of Game-Based Learning Course!
York College is now offering a "Foundations of Game-Based Learning" Course - PSY200 – Intermediate Seminar with Prof. Duncan

Gilman International Scholarship Available
The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program is pleased to announce that the Summer 2016 & Fall/AY 2016-2017 application is now available online for students to access.

2016 International Academic Partnership Program: Brazil
The Institute of International Education (IIE)’s partnership program with Brazil provides comprehensive training for U.S. higher education institutions to develop a campus-wide strategy for partnering with Brazilian institutions and a week-long study tour to Brazil organized in partnership with the Fulbright Commission in Brazil.

May 6

QCC 12th Annual Honors Conference!
QueensBorough Community College, Medical Arts building (1st floor and basement). 12:00 PM

Science Ambassador Scholarship for Women in STEM
The Science Ambassador Scholarship is a full tuition scholarship for a woman seeking an undergraduate degree in science, engineering, or math, funded by Cards Against Humanity. The ideal candidate will be an ambassador for their field–someone passionate about discovery who shares their excitement with others.

Internship Opportunity with The New York City Department of Environmental Protection!!
College Students Encouraged To Apply For Annual Summer Internship. There are 93 Internships available for Prospective Engineers, Planners, Lawyers and other Professionals!

American Research Institute in Turkey (ARIT) Fellowship
ARIT fellowships support individual research projects in ancient, historical, and modern times in all fields of the humanities and social sciences, that must be carried out in Turkey.

Dominican Day Parade Scholarship Opportunity!
The Dominican Day Parade Scholarship mission is to increase the success rate of minority students in higher education.

SGA Academic Excellence Scholarship
The purpose of this award is to recognize academic excellence, and provide financial assistance to students who have made an exceptional performance in areas including research, internships, special student projects, and contribution to departmental clubs and honor societies.

CUR Biennial Conference
CUR is hosting its 17th National Conference, "Advancing Undergraduate Research: Collaboration and Innovation in a Global Society," at the University of South Florida, Tampa.

2016 Goldberg IIE Prize: Call for Nominations
The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the annual Victor J. Goldberg IIE Prize for Peace in the Middle East.

IIE Freeman Awards for Study in Asia
The Institute of International Education (IIE) is pleased to announce the relaunch of Freeman-ASIA, made possible by generous support from the Freeman Foundation.

Opportunity to Host Health & Nutrition Workshops at America Works!
America Works is an organization that acts as a job-readiness facility and employment agency for public-assisted clients. They develop and conduct eight workshops a week that teach people about nutrition and good health. All students interested in nutrition and health are welcomed to apply!

National Science Foundation Funded Research Opportunity
Baruch College, City University of New York is currently recruiting students for participation in a training program funded by the National Science Foundation entitled Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU). The REU site at Baruch College will offer advanced research training for one academic year to 12 undergraduate students who attend colleges and universities in the New York metropolitan area.

2015 CUNY Nobel Science Challenge
CUNY undergraduate students are invited to describe, in 1000 - 1500 words, the scientific concepts behind the work for which one of the 2015 Nobel winners received their respective prize and the present and future significance of the research to humanity.

China Exchange Program
The China-US Exchange Foundation (CUSEF), in partnership with the Chinese Ministry of Education. The China-US Exchange Foundation announced sponsorships for 400 students in CBC Members Districts to visit China for 2 weeks. Sixty out of the 200 scholarships have been used, meaning there are ample spots for some York College students. The only thing a student traveling on the program has to pay for is airfare to China. Travel within China, food, room and board, tickets and everything else is covered by the Chinese government.

CUNY Pipeline Research Opportunity for Students Pursuing Ph.D Degrees
The CUNY Pipeline Program is designed to provide educational and financial support to CUNY undergraduates from groups currently underrepresented in our nation's universities who are interested in pursuing the Ph.D. in preparation for college-level teaching and advanced research. The Program accepts students in any discipline except law, business and medicine.

The 2016 K. Patricia Cross Future Leaders Award
The awards honor the work of K. Patricia Cross, Professor Emerita of Higher Education at the University of California-Berkeley.

Summer Workforce Internship Program for Undergraduates and Geo Spatial Workshop
To get smarter for the future career the undergraduates are asking to involve in these program.


Undergraduate Research

Ratan Dhar

Zahra Alkaifi
Office Coordinator

Academic Core 3E07B

Paid STEM Summer Research Opportunities
Check out our list of ~500 STEM summer research programs (astronomy, biology, chemistry, neuroscience, physics, public health). Most deadlines are in January/February, it's never early to start applying!