|NSF REU (List of current REU sites and information on sites and supplements)||Restricted to students who are US Citizens or US Permanent Residents||REU Supplements to regular NSF research grants can fund a small number of students from your institution||REU supplements to regular NSF research grants fund a small number of students from your institution
REU sites fund a cohort of students to work with one more more faculty members; Typically 10 students per cohort, half of whom come from other schools
|CRA-W/CDC Programs||Most funds for US Citizens or permanent residents, with some limited funds for international students attending US institutions||CREU – Collaborative Research Experiences for Undergraduates – groups of 2-4 local students||DREU – Distributed Research Experiences for Undergraduates; One or two students from institutions other than your own|
|Internal Funding||Varies by institution||Some departments or institutions have internal small grants programs for undergraduate research and/or internally-funded REU programs|
|Research grants||Varies by funding source||Adding undergraduate research stipends to a grant proposal generally has a very small impact on the total amount being requested; Also, it is often easy to re-allocate existing grant funds for undergraduate research stipends|
Please see the CRA-E Awards page.