Research Resources

External Opportunities

Looking for ways to get involved in research this summer? Browse our list of summer programsĀ and the National Science Foundation's Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) database below! Many programs offer funding and opportunities to showcase your research.

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American Psychological Association

Council on Undergraduate Research

Check out a variety of resources available through the Council on Undergraduate Research, an organization dedicated to supporting the research and professional development of student researchers.

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The Office of Prestigious External Scholarships

OPES helps students learn about and apply for external scholarships, many of which support undergraduate research. For example, both the Astronaut Scholarship and Barry Goldwater Scholarship directly support undergraduate STEM research. Read more on the OPES website.

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Writing & Presentation

Connect with writing and presentation resources at MSU:

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Research Compliance

Engage in training for your research activities. Be sure to discuss the training requirements needed for research in your field with your faculty mentor.

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Motivation For Research

"I will engage in research to become an authority on topics I have been questioning my whole life and to find ways that I can make an impact through knowledge."

Anonymous Mississippi State University Student