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Summer Research Opportunity

SURGE (Summer Research in Geosciences and Engineering)

SURGE is a fully funded 8-week, summer residential program in the School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences that combines a rigorous research assignment with a comprehensive training and mentoring program.  For more information, please visit:

The School of Earth, Energy & Environmental Sciences is a proud participant in the Leadership Alliance Summer Research-Early Identification Program (SR-EIP). This program enables undergraduates from around the country to work on a research project under the supervision of a Stanford faculty for eight weeks in the summer. To apply to the SR-EIP, please visit the Leadership Alliance website at: Then click “summer programs”. The deadline for Summer 2012 is in February.

Other research support:

The Graduate McGee, Levorsen, Chevron, Research Grants and Speer Prize support graduate student research

Other Graduate Fellowships:  US Federal Government, NSF Dissertation Improvement grants, Private Foundations, Professional Societies, and other Organizations


For additional information, please contact Roni Holeton, Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs, at (650) 721-3383 or