Opportunities for research are available to Gallaudet students each year.

Students at Gallaudet have unparalleled opportunities to collaborate with faculty whose research is changing lives around the world. Several funding programs are listed below.

Explore Gallaudet majors for more information on opportunities in specific fields. Find out about joining one of Gallaudet’s Centers, research labs and projects to contribute to groundbreaking research.


Summer research in the Accessible Information and Communications Technologies Site.

S-STEM Scholarship

Funded by the National Science Foundation, the Gallaudet University S-STEM Scholars Program provides scholarships and academic support to academically talented, financially disadvantaged deaf and hard of hearing students who are pursuing B.A. or B.S. degrees in biology, chemistry, or mathematics.

STEM Summer Research Internship

Deaf and hard of hearing undergraduate students from throughout the United States may apply for paid summer internships to work with Gallaudet faculty on research projects. Past projects have included topics in genetics, environmental science, and cell and cancer biology.


Undergraduate Travel Awards

The Office of Research provides funding for undergraduates to cover travel to conferences to present student-faculty research. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the academic year. Find both the application form and an American Sign Language (ASL) version of the form below. Undergraduate...

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