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National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experience

Apply today for a NSF-funded summer research experience!

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The National Science Foundation (NSF) has funded an undergraduate research program at Waynesburg University. The program includes opportunities for both undergraduate college students and high school students.

The two-month NSF Research Experience at Waynesburg university includes: 

  • Fulltime research and training to become an independent scientist 
  • A stipend
  • Free campus housing 

Application for undergraduate students

application for high school students 

Conduct cutting-edge, interdisciplinary research

This funded project is highly interdisciplinary in nature and it spans across synthetic organic chemistry, biochemistry, analytical chemistry, molecular biology, and genetics. We are interested in applying the power of bio-engineering to synthesis of molecules that can lead the development of novel drugs for cancer and infectious diseases.

Summer 2024 NSF Research Experience

Summer 2024 High School Research Internship

2024 Summer NSF Research Experience Application

The deadline for submitting a completed application form is March 1, 2024. Please send the 1) completed form, 2) your transcript (unofficial ok), and 3) your curriculum vitae to Tak Suyama. Recommendation letter(s) should be submitted by March 14, 2024. Late applications may be considered if there are not enough qualified applicants.