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Urban Planning & Design


STEM programs, research opportunities, and contacts in Urban Planning & Design.


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K-12 Educators


Montclair State University

(Montclair, NJ)
• Newark Montclair Urban Teacher Residency Program
The Newark-Montclair Urban Teacher Residency Program (NMUTR) is an innovative apprenticeship-based program of study for individuals with a deep commit ... read more


Undergraduate Students


Arizona State University

(Tempe, AZ)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


City University of New York (CUNY), Brooklyn College

(Brooklyn, NY)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Clark University

(Worcester, MA)
• Human-Environment Research Observatory (HERO)
Based on a competitive application process, each year the HERO program selects a diverse group of undergraduate students across the country to be HERO ... read more


Colorado School of Mines

(Golden, CO)
• Re-Inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site
Spend 9 weeks in Summer immersed in exciting, cutting-edge research in water science & engineering on one of ReNUWIt's four partner campuses: Stanford ... read more


Colorado State University

(Fort Collins, CO)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Florida International University

(Miami, FL)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Georgia State University

(Atlanta, GA)
• Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Community GIS and Citizen Science in Orlando and Belize hosted by the University of Central Florida
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmenta ... read more


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

(Cambridge, MA)
• MIT Summer Research Program (MSRP)
MSRP began in 1986 as an institutional effort to address the issue of underrepresentation of African Americans, Mexican Americans, Native Americans, a ... read more


Michigan State University

(East Lansing, MI)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


New Mexico State University

(Las Cruces, NM)
• Re-Inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site
Spend 9 weeks in Summer immersed in exciting, cutting-edge research in water science & engineering on one of ReNUWIt's four partner campuses: Stanford ... read more


Northeastern University

(Boston, MA)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Oregon State University

(Corvallis, OR)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Princeton University

(Princeton, NJ)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Salish Kootenai College

(Pablo, MT)
• Research Experience for Undergraduates Site on Sustainable Land and Water Resources
The aim of the REU on Sustainable Land and Water Resources is to introduce undergraduate students to the key elements of research on land and water re ... read more


Smithsonian Institution

(Washington, DC)
• Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Community GIS and Citizen Science in Orlando and Belize hosted by the University of Central Florida
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmenta ... read more


Stanford University

(Stanford, CA)
• Re-Inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site
Spend 9 weeks in Summer immersed in exciting, cutting-edge research in water science & engineering on one of ReNUWIt's four partner campuses: Stanford ... read more


Texas A&M University

(College Station, TX)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of Arizona

(Tucson, AZ)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of California, Berkeley

(Berkeley, CA)
• Re-Inventing the Nation's Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site
Spend 9 weeks in Summer immersed in exciting, cutting-edge research in water science & engineering on one of ReNUWIt's four partner campuses: Stanford ... read more


University of California, Irvine

(Irvine, CA)
• Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (SURF)
UC Irvine's Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program offers undergraduate and master's diversity students an opportunity to work closel ... read more


University of California, Riverside

(Riverside, CA)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of Central Florida

(Orlando, FL)
• Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Community GIS and Citizen Science in Orlando and Belize hosted by the University of Central Florida
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmenta ... read more


University of Georgia

(Athens, GA)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of Illinois, Chicago

(Chicago, IL)
• Summer Research Opportunities Program for Undergraduates (SROP)
The Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) was first established in 1986 by the Graduate Deans of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CI ... read more


University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

(Urbana, IL)
• ASPIRE: Fall Campus Visit and Early Application Program
: ASPIRE is a diversity initiative designed to increase the pool of students from populations historically underrepresented in graduate programs at Il ... read more


University of Iowa

(Iowa City, IA)
• SROP/McNair- Summer Research Opportunities Program
The UI/CIC SROP Program is for you if you are interested in a challenging research experience. The SROP program strives to prepare young investigator ... read more


University of Maryland, Baltimore County

(Baltimore, MD)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of Michigan

(Ann Arbor, MI)
• Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program
DDCSP UM is an exciting two-year research and internship opportunity for bright, curious undergraduate students interested in conservation, nature, an ... read more

• University of Michigan School of Public Health Summer Enrichment Program (UM SEP) in Health Management and Policy
The School of Public Health at the University of Michigan is committed to eliminating racial, ethnic and socioeconomic disparities in health (health d ... read more


University of Minnesota

(Minneapolis, MN)
• Research Experience for Undergraduates Site on Sustainable Land and Water Resources
The aim of the REU on Sustainable Land and Water Resources is to introduce undergraduate students to the key elements of research on land and water re ... read more


University of Minnesota, Duluth

(Duluth, MN)
• Research Experience for Undergraduates Site on Sustainable Land and Water Resources
The aim of the REU on Sustainable Land and Water Resources is to introduce undergraduate students to the key elements of research on land and water re ... read more


Worcester Polytechnic Institute

(Worcester, MA)
• Summer Research Experience in Data Science
NSF REU SITE: Interdisciplinary Data Science Research For Safe, Sustainable And Healthy Communities. The Data Science Program offers a 10-week, all ex ... read more
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Post-Baccalaureate


Montclair State University

(Montclair, NJ)
• Newark Montclair Urban Teacher Residency Program
The Newark-Montclair Urban Teacher Residency Program (NMUTR) is an innovative apprenticeship-based program of study for individuals with a deep commit ... read more


Postdoc & Early Career


University of Minnesota

(Minneapolis, MN)
• Interdisciplinary Post-Doctoral Opportunity: Urban Energy Modeling, Energy-Health Nexus, Food-Energy-Water Nexus
Seeking a Post-Doctoral Associate to conduct research in an exciting interdisciplinary program, focusing on Sustainable Infrastructure and Cities. Par ... read more
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The Fisk-Vanderbilt Masters-to-Ph.D. Bridge Program

The Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s-to-PhD Bridge Program focuses on increasing the number of underrepresented minorities in astronomy, biology, chemistry, materials science and physics. Students work towards the Master’s degree at Fisk with the intention to enter a PhD program at Vanderbilt or elsewhere, with access to instructional and research opportunities at both institutions. Tuition, stipend, and medical insurance are provided. Click here to learn more and apply!

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