Can I do research in the summer? Published September 12, 2022 By Katie Torrey Research Yes, if your faculty supervisor agrees. Some other summer research options are: Michigan Tech’s SURF program. It’s a competitive scholarship for summer researchers.National Science Foundation’s REU program. It’s a paid summer research experience at other universities. summer, technical electives, undergraduate research ← Previous Post Can I do research for more than one semester? Next Post → What information do I need to enroll in the research class?