Summer Undergraduate Research Programs

There are projects every summer at the main campus in Pullman, Wash. in the Pacific Northwest. For all projects, you will:

  • Conduct research to add to knowledge on the project and in the discipline
  • Be mentored by award-winning professors and work with top research assistants
  • Receive a generous stipend that covers many expenses
  • Share your work with other researchers as well as the public at an end-of-program symposium
  • Discover the personal and professional value of networking

How Do I Join the Program?

You must apply well in advance and directly to the specific program that interests you. Summer research programs planned for 2024 are listed below.

Summer 2024 Research Programs

The following programs will host students at WSU Pullman and some may have state-wide activities.

Hemp Research Internship

WSU’s Hemp Program, and partners (Global Hemp Innovation Center at Oregon State University, University of California – Davis, University of Nevada – Reno)
Contact: David R. Gang

NSF Plant Genome

Institute of Biological Chemistry
Contact: Laura Bartley

Studying Race and Policing in the Complex Social Interactions Lab

Dept. of Criminal Justice & Criminology
Contact: Dale Willits