Summer Undergraduate Research Program

VCU college of engineering
Available December 23, 2021 thru March 01, 2022

We are pleased to announce nine undergraduate student openings for a 10-week Summer Undergraduate Research Experience centered in the Computer Science Department at Virginia Commonwealth University’s College of Engineering in Richmond, VA. Students will work on computer science research projects. Research projects will involve faculty-specific topics focused on the areas indicated below, with an emphasis on providing the student with a comprehensive summer research experience. Students will participate in weekly meetings designed to prepare them for technical careers and/or graduate school. Students will also present their own research findings at the end of the summer. This program is sponsored by the VCU College of Engineering and the National Science Foundation.

view from Hollywood Cemetery from Summer of 2021 and from the Pipeline TrailWe will tour Richmond via e-scooters! Here’s the view from Hollywood Cemetery from Summer of 2021 and from the Pipeline Trail.

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Competitive stipends will be offered plus free, on-campus housing. Women and students from underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply, as VCU Engineering regularly has a high percentage of female and underrepresented groups in its student body. Applications are due March 1, 2022. The program will run for 10 weeks beginning May 31, 2022.

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