Below is a list of high school research opportunities for both domestic and international students. Several YouResearch Fellows have received support and funding from us while participating in these programs - YouResearch will assist any high school student interested in research, regardless of their situation!

Research Programs

United States


  • Stanford University: Institutes of Medicine Summer Research Program (SIMR)
  • Summer Program on Applied Rationality and Cognition in San Francisco (SPARC)
  • University of California @ Santa Barbara: Research Mentorship Program (RMP)


  • The Summer Science Program: Astrophysics at Univ. of Colorado (SSP)


  • Yale University: Center for Research on Interface Structures and Phenomena's Research Experiences for High School Students


  • Florida State University: Young Scholars Program (YSP)
  • Moffitt Cancer Center: High School Internship Program in Integrated Mathematical Oncology (HIP-IMO)
  • University of Florida: Student Science Training Program (SSTP)


  • University of Chicago: Research in the Biological Sciences


  • The Summer Science Program: Biochemistry at Purdue (SSP)


  • University of Iowa: Secondary Student Training Program (SSTP)


  • Boston University: Program in Mathematics for Young Scientists
  • Boston University: Research in Science & Engineering
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Engineering Experience (E2@MIT)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Minority Introduction to Engineering and Science (MITES)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT Online Science, Technology and Engineering Community (MOSTEC)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Program for Research in Mathematics, Engineering, and Science (PRIMES)
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology: Research Science Institute (RSI)


  • Michigan State University: High School Honors Science/Mathematics/Engineering Program (HSHSP)

New Jersey:

  • Princeton University: High School Summer Internship

New Mexico:

  • The Summer Science Program: Astrophysics at New Mexico Tech (SSP)

New York:

  • Rockefeller University: Summer Science Research Program

North Carolina:

  • Duke University: Summer Workshop in Mathematics (SWiM)


  • Aspirnaut: Summer Research Internships for High School Students
  • Vanderbilt University: Research Experience for High School Students (REHSS)


  • Texas Tech University: Clark Scholars Program
  • University of Texas @ Austin: High School Summer Research Academy
  • University of Texas @ Austin: NASA Summer Intern Program


  • University of Washington: Summer Institute for Mathematics (SIMUW)



  • Perimeter Institute: International Summer School for Young Physicists
  • University of Waterloo: Quantum Cryptography School for Young Students


  • Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel

United Kingdom:

  • European Summer Program on Rationality (ESPR)

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Research Competitions & Scholarships

  • Siemens Competition in Math, Science, and Technology
  • Regeneron Science and Talent Search
  • ​Junior Science and Humanities Symposia
  • Davidson Fellows Scholarship
  • Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF)
  • International BioGENEius Challenge
  • Google Science Fair
  • ExploraVision

    Communication Skills

    Communication skills are extremely important aspects of your research. The entire scientific community depends on the effective transmission of the conclusions drawn from other research projects. Below are tips to help you effectively present your research, both written and oral, and make sure that your findings are comprehensible to other researchers.

    Written Guide


    Oral Guide


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