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Undergraduate Research Options

Funding

Information on funding for undergraduate research initiatives can be found in Carnegie Mellon's Undergraduate Research Office.

Positions

In addition to checking the online job postings in TartanTRAK, contact professors from your classes or professors you know who are doing research in the areas that you are interested in pursuing. Faculty members do not always post their openings on TartanTRAK. Teaching assistants may also be able to refer you to faculty members looking to hire students.  The National Science Foundation also funds a large number of research opportunities for undergradute students.