Undergraduate Fellowship
Undergraduate Fellowship

The Materials Research Institute (MRI) Undergraduate Fellowship provides students with an immersive hands-on laboratory experience in the state-of-the-art Millennium Science Complex. We are currently taking applications for this one-of-a-kind position that offers undergraduate students the kind of hands-on, real-world work experience that will propel your college career and prepare you for your future.

Penn State-Taipei Tech Collaborative
The Penn State-Taipei Tech Collaborative Seed Grant Program 2023

The Materials Research Institute at Penn State and the National Taipei University of Technology (NTUT) are seeking to fund collaborative materials research projects between investigators at Penn State and NTUT. This Seed Grant Program will provide funds to faculty groups with the goal of fostering collaborative and multi-disciplinary research that involves researchers and students from both universities. We anticipate funding up to three proposals at $30k each per institution for a period of 12 months. Awards will be made on a competitive basis, based on short proposals and peer reviews. Priority will be given to proposals that have excellent intellectual merit and that make a strong case for sustained and long-term collaborations.

Internal Submission Deadline: Saturday, December 31, 2022 at 5:00 pm

Roy Awards
Rustum and Della Roy Innovation in Materials Research Award

The Rustum and Della Roy Innovation in Materials Research Awards recognize research at Penn State in four categories; Junior Faculty, Non-Tenure Line Researcher, Post-Doctoral Scholar, and Graduate Student, which yields innovative and unexpected results in materials.