March 1-5 is Research Week!
Celebrate with 8 research-focused programs. Education abroad goes beyond simply study; pursue research opportunities from robotics to protecting UNESCO world heritage sites to computer-aided surgery.
Additionally, there are $1,000 stipends for students who have conducted exceptional research while studying abroad as determined by the UC Education Abroad Program.
Whether with a specific focus on research or with special opportunities to focus on research through elective coursework, these are eight excellent programs with opportunities for all students interested in research:
|Program||Term(s)||Engineering||Natural Sciences||SSHA Fields|
|UCEAP - COSTA RICA - Tropical Biology and Conservation||Fall
|UCEAP - HONG KONG - Research in Hong Kong||Summer||✅||✅||✅|
|UCEAP - JAPAN - Engineering & Science||Spring
|UCEAP - JAPAN - STEM Research in Osaka||Summer||✅||✅|
|UCEAP - JAPAN - STEM Research in Tokyo||Summer
|UCEAP - MEXICO - Field Research in Mexico||Fall||✅|
|UCEAP - SINGAPORE - STEM Research in Singapore||Summer||✅||✅|
|UCEAP - TAIWAN - Research in Taipei||Summer||✅||✅||✅|
Did you know that you can pick up a $1,000 stipend for research you conduct abroad? For exceptional researching while studying abroad on UCEAP, you can pick up an award for your research.
Here's a little more on the Undergraduate Research Awards: These awards recognize undergraduate students who have conducted exceptional research while studying abroad on UCEAP. Awards, consisting of a $1,000 stipend each, are offered annually in each of three disciplinary areas: the humanities, social sciences, and sciences and engineering.