Cancer Research Summer NSF REU Program

The department offers a summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU), sponsored by the National Science Foundation, for students, not currently enrolled at The University of Texas at Austin, to spend 10 weeks at UT Austin BME from May to August.

The name of the program is the BME Community of Undergraduate Research Scholars, or BME CUReS. The theme of the REU is cancer research with a focus on community engagement.

Visit BME CUReS Cancer REU site for more information and to apply.

As required by the NSF, current UT BME students are not eligible to apply for this REU. Search for another REU site here.

Research Opportunities for Current Students

Current UT Austin BME students are strongly encourage to participate in research and have access to many opportunities.

Visit Undergraduate Program Research Opportunities page for more information.