NSF funds a large number of research opportunities for undergraduate students through its REU Sites program. All REU sites are listed here. We have compiled the following list of REU sites that addresses big data and cloud computing research topics.


  1. California State Polytechnic University, Pomona
    Undergraduate Research Experiences in Big Data Security and Privacy 
  2. DePaul University
    Medical Informatics Experiences (MedIX) in undergraduate research
  3. Florida Institute of Technology
    REU Site: Advances of Machine Learning in Theory & Applications (AMALTHEA)
  4. Georgia Institute of Technology
    Civic Data Science
  5. Illinois Institute of Technology & University of Chicago
    BigDataX: From Theory to Practice in Big Data Computing at Extreme Scales
  6. Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis
    Data Science of Risk and Human Activity
    Computer and Information Science  
  7. Michigan State University
    iCER ACRES: Advanced Computational Research Experience for Students
  8. New Mexico State University
    BIGDatA- Big Data Analytics for Cyber-physical Systems
  9. Northeastern University
    Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Data Driven Discovery (REU-D3)
  10.  Oklahoma State University
    Big Data Analytics at Oklahoma State University
  11.  University of Houston
    Undergraduate Research Experience in Data-Centric Computing.
  12.  University of Miami
    Scientific Computing for Structure in Big or Complex Datasets
  13.  University of Minnesota
    Computational Methods for Discovery Driven by Big Data
  14.  University of Rochester
    Computational Methods for Understanding Music, Media, and Minds
  15.  University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
    CSURE, Computational Sciences for Undergraduate Research Experiences
  16.  Washington University in St. Louis
    Big Data Analytics