MCSI Summer 2022 Undergraduate Research Opportunities Open for Application!

The Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation is looking for Pitt undergraduate students to do research in sustainability for Summer 2022! If you are interested in going beyond classroom curriculum, developing your own ideas, and working independently on research all while getting paid…this program is for you!

Interested in sustainability? Want to do research?

The Mascaro Center for Sustainable Innovation is looking for Pitt undergraduate students to do research in sustainability for Summer 2022! If you are interested in going beyond classroom curriculum, developing your own ideas, and working independently on hands-on research all while getting paid…this program is for you!

Whether you’re into data, engineering, biology, materials, equity, or computers, this Summer’s research projects are available across many disciplines and categories, including:

This year was our largest and most academically diverse cohort, with 30 students from all engineering departments, biological sciences, geology, environmental studies, economics, political science, computer science, and psychology.

  • Chemicals & Materials
  • Circular Economy
  • Climate Change & Greenhouse Gas Emissions
  • Education
  • Equity, Social Justice, & Food Access
  • Energy, Electricity, Renewables, & Efficiency
  • Sensors & Systems
  • Water
  • Wildlife & Biodiversity

Learn more about all 51 potential projects,

And then apply here by February 16, 2022!

Program Runs: May 9 – July 29, 2022