Posted: February 20, 2023

Undergraduate students with at least 2 semesters of coursework may apply - extended application deadline of March 1, 2023.

Kansas State University is hosting a plant health undergraduate research and extension experience (REEU) this summer.  Paid two month summer (May 31 - July 28, 2023) research internships focus on plant health are available to undergraduate students with at least 2 semesters of coursework. Participants will engage in real world experience in plant health and related projects in addition to professional development necessary for graduate school and today's workplaces.

  • Gain research experience in a laboratory, greenhouse, and field settings.
  • Learn about how universities support agriculture through extension education to growers/farmers.
  • Bolster your knowledge about how cutting-edge data science is used in agriculture.
  • Enhance your science communication skills.
  • Boost your understanding of how to succeed in graduate school.
  • Experience multiple field trips to different agricultural production systems.
  • Stipend of $5,350 along with free housing/dining and a travel allowance.

To view the 2023 project/mentor list and apply click here.

For more information contact: Dr. Myron Bruce at