Summer Research Stipends

Questions about any of these scholarships? Contact us at (360) 650-6400 or by email at cse@wwu.edu

Undergraduate:

Elwha Undergraduate Summer Research Award

  • For an undergraduate majoring in a CSE program
  • Based on overall merit, and where applicable, demonstrated financial need
  • Research must be supervised by an appropriate faculty mentor
  • Each department and program may nominate one student

Jarvis Memorial Summer Research Award

  • For an undergraduate student majoring in a CSE program
  • Based on overall merit
  • Research must be supervised by an appropriate faculty mentor
  • Each department and program may nominate one student

Vehicle Research Institute Undergraduate Research Award

  • For an undergraduate student majoring in a in CSE program
  • Based on overall academic merit and financial need, as evidenced by the FAFSA or WAFSA
  • When all other criteria are equal, preference will be given to the student and project that demonstrates the larger risk/challenge with the largest probability of completion or spectacular failure.

Kohlmeier Mikulencak Summer Research Stipend

  • For an undergraduate student majoring in a in CSE program.
  • Preference given to students who learn differently, are neurodivergent or have a documented learning disability as demonstrated through accommodations provided by Western Washington University’s Disability access Center or a documented IEP/504 plan from the applicant’s high school or other psychological evaluation/documentation of a learning challenge.