REU – University of Southern Mississippi

The University of Southern Mississippi’s School of Polymer Science and Engineering is now accepting applications for the 2022 summer NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program. They are offering 10 weeks of valuable hands-on research experience in one of the nation’s top polymer science programs.

Research Areas:

  • Design for Recyclability and Degradability
  • Materials for Sustainable Energy
  • Sustainable Polymers: (Bio) Renewable Feedstocks and Resource-Efficient Processing

Program Dates: Monday, May 23 – Friday, July 29

Benefits Include:

  • $6000.00 summer stipend
  • on campus housing
  • limited travel budget
  • Team building activities and field trips

Professional Women in Building Scholarship

The Professional Women in Building Council is currently accepting applications for their PWB scholarship! This scholarship is for all individuals seeking professional development, education and certification in Building Industry fields of study. Awards in the amount of $500 to $2,000 will be granted to recipients for furthering their education within the industry. The deadline for all applications is June 30th, 2020.

The Professional Women in Building Council is the voice of women in the building industry, dedicated to promoting industry professionalism and supporting our members at the local, state and national levels by offering scholarships, networking and philanthropic community involvement and professional and personal development.

DiamondHerbs Scholarship Award

After years of sharing healthy alternatives with our audience, we decided to help students obtain a quality education by creating a scholarship. We created the Diamond Herbs Scholarship Award to encourage and support higher education. Students have the opportunity to earn an annual scholarship to ease the financial burden of tuition.

The $1000 scholarship aims to help students reach their education and career goals by assisting with the cost of tuition and books. We gladly welcome any student currently enrolled in school with a GPA of 3.0. To apply; the student must write an essay of the benefits of alternative medicine compared to pharmaceutical drugs.

How to Apply
Eligible students will:

Write a 2500 word essay about the benefits of alternative medicine compared to pharmaceutical drugs.
Email the essay to with the subject line ‘College Scholarship Application’

Video Game Addiction Student Research Grant awards a $1,500 Video Game Addiction Student Research Grant each semester, to study the social and psychological effects of video game addiction.

All undergraduate and graduate students can apply. The deadline to apply is September 30, 2017. Award check will be sent directly to the financial aid office on record for the student’s college or university.

For more information or to submit an application online, please visit the official award page by clicking the website link.

NASA Space Grant 2017-2018 Undergraduate Scholarship Program

The Nevada Space Grant Consortium announces the 2017-2018 Undergraduate Scholarship Program. Students engaged in any science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) area who are interested in teaming with a faculty mentor to do a NASA Space Grant project are encouraged to apply. However, fields specifically related to unmanned aerial systems, aeronautics (including high altitude balloon projects), planetary geology, astrochemistry, astrophysics, astrobiology, biodiversity/biology, new satellite data systems, remote sensing, sustainability, agricultural science, climate change, hydrological impacts under a changing climate, and STEM education are of particular interest.

Summer 2017 and 2017-2018 Academic Year UROP Scholarships

The Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE) announces the Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) Summer 2017 AND 2017-2018 Academic Year Scholarships to promote undergraduate research.

The UROP program promotes intensive undergraduate research opportunities for university students. Through these research experiences, our goal is to enhance the recruitment and retention of undergraduates in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) disciplines, particularly those related to solar energy and its effects on water resources and the environment in general.

Note – Students with research tied to medical sciences are encouraged to apply for the National Institutes of Health IDeA Network for Biomedical Research Excellence (NIH INBRE). For more information, visit