Undergraduate Research Scholars Program
Accepting Applicants

Spend 10 weeks on the University of Delaware’s beautiful campus immersed in a research project where you will work closely with world-class faculty.

Summer Research Opportunities at UD

Every day, the faculty of the University of Delaware engage in groundbreaking, interdisciplinary research and they want to invite you to join them through competitive summer research experiences.

The Age of Water

UD Doctoral Student examine the age of groundwater in Egyptian aquifers.

UD grad student recognized

For supporting first-generation college students, environmental causes

From the North Pole to UD

UD student conserves mittens worn on 1909 expedition


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Christina Hirt reflects on time at NOAA as a 2019 Knauss Fellow

Graduate student, Christina Hirt served as a John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellow for 2019 working as a coastal policy analyst for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Office of Coastal Management.

Hackathon prepares coders to tap into the power of Titan

Ocean geology

POSTED: February 20, 2020
UD’s Jessica Warren and her lab group collect rocks and place seismometers on the ocean floor

UD’s Jessica Warren and her lab group collect rocks and place seismometers on the ocean floor

Harnessing exotic genetics

POSTED: February 19, 2020
UD researchers uncover the genetics of how corn can adapt faster to new climates

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Graduate Opportunities

From the symposium invitations to call for papers, we invite you to discover the many graduate opportunities available.



Graduate Programs Apply today!Inquire

UD currently offers 60 doctoral and 144 master’s degree programs. Of these programs 16 are dual degrees, 14 interdisciplinary and 20 on-line. Other options include an avenue to complete a traditional four-year bachelor’s program plus a master’s program in one addition year, known as a 4+1 degree (25 are currently available) and 31 certificate programs across our seven colleges and more than 82 research centers and institutes. UD is one of the top 100 institutions for federal obligations in science and engineering and interdisciplinary initiatives in energy science and policy, the environment and in human health.

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Graduate Funding Opportunities

The Office of Graduate and Professional Education is committed to facilitating funding and fellowships for the graduate student body. These opportunities, available through university lines, as well as through external foundations and institutions, provide students with vital sources of support in their master’s and doctoral programs. Moreover, fellowships and awards further professional development by funding conference presentations, while expanding horizons through national and international research and travel. In recent years, our graduate students have been awarded a number of nationally and internationally prestigious fellowships. The Office of Graduate and Professional Education works to support and heighten the visibility of our graduate students’ world-class research and scholarship.


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