Undergrads: Get a Job, Get Experience
Gain valuable experience as a paid research assistant on new and exciting research projects led by Harvard faculty. There are two ways you can join our program:
1. Check out our current job postings for projects in need of research assistants.
2. Reach out to a faculty member you would like to work for as a research assistant, and talk to them about applying for a URS grant to hire you.
Find out more about the process at the How To Apply page.
Faculty: Get Funding, Get an RA
Take advantage of Undergraduate Research Scholars funding to bring in more research assistance for your project. Once awarded a URS grant, you can either:
1. Inform us of any Harvard undergraduate(s) you have already planned to hire,
2. Let us help you find a research assistant by posting the opportunity.