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Summer Undergraduate Research ProgramMedical University of South Carolina1/31/201611/20/2015During the 10-week program, participants will be taught important research skills and techniques. In addition, there is a mandatory seminar series component to the program with tracks in Cardiovascular Biology, Cancer Biology, Neuroscience and Marine BioMedical Environmental Health.5/30/20168/5/2016Rising Junior, SeniorCardiovascular Biology, Cancer Biology, Neuroscience and Marine BioMedical Environmental Healthmuscsurp@musc.eduStephanie Brown-Guion, MSMbrowngu@musc.eduPermanent Residents Only
Pre-Health Undergraduate ProgramUCSF2/29/20161/15/2016Opportunity to conduct research at UCSF6/25/20167/25/2016Sophomore, Junior, SeniorPre-HealthChristian Residents Only
Air Force Research LaboratoryAir Force1/17/20171/11/2016Working in a Air Force Research Facility5/6/20178/18/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorSTEMafrlscholars@epo.usra.eduChristopher MartinU.S. citizens only
Amgen Scholars - University of California, San FranciscoUniversity of California, San Francisco2/1/201710/27/2016Conduct research in the basic sciences with an emphasis on health-related research. In addition to daily work in the lab, the program also includes weekly seminars and workshops that include faculty research presentations, journal talks, information about the graduate school admissions process, life as a grad student, research ethics, and technical communication workshops.5/30/20178/2/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, JuniorBMB, Bioengineering, Biological and Biomedical Informatics, Biomedical Sciences, Biophysics, Cell Biology, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, Epidemiology and Translational Research, Genetics, Neuroscience, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences, and PharmacogenomicsNoJulia Clarkjulia.clark@ucsf.eduPermanent Residents Only, Citizens Only
Interdisciplinary Renewable and Environmental Chemistry Research Experience for Undergraduates Program at the University of North DakotaUniversity of North Dakota3/15/201710/23/2016This National Science Foundation supported Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program gives research opportunities to undergraduate students with priority to students from tribal colleges and other primarily undergraduate institutions. Participants work alongside UND faculty and students on interdisciplinary summer research projects at the intersection of chemistry, chemical engineering, and atmospheric sciences. Students also receive training in science communication and community outreach.6/1/20178/4/2017Sophomore, JuniorChemistry, chemical engineering, and atmospheric scienceUND.chem_REU_IREC@ad.ndus.eduDr. Alena KubatovaUND.chem_REU_IREC@ad.ndus.eduPermanent residents or citizens
NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU Program)Tufts University3/4/201611/1/2015Maximum of ten students are accepted into the program to work on a collaborative project. Students will, in addition to research, attend weekly discussions, seminars, field trips, and a symposium.5/31/20168/8/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorbiologyREU@tufts.eduYes International Students
SURF at University of Arkansas for Bio MedicalUAMS3/1/201610/20/2016This was taken from the site:

SURF students work with researchers in a broad range of areas including biochemistry; structural biology and chemistry; molecular, cell and reproductive biology; toxicology; aging; nutrition; and neuroscience. Students obtain hands on experience in an engaging research environment.
FreshmenBioChemistryDr. Grover Paul MillerMillerGroverP@uams.eduCitizens Only
Georgetown University’s Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Site program in Environmental ScienceGeorgetown University1/1/201710/16/2016Undergraduate Research opportunity at Georgetown funded by the NSF5/15/20178/15/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiology, Math, STIABIOLOGY@GEORGETOWN.EDUName not providedU.S. citizens only
REU: Disturbance Ecology in Central AppalachiaEastern Kentucky University2/15/201710/20/2016Student interns will work closely with faculty and professional mentors to study anthropogenic disturbance, while immersed in the landscape of Appalachia.5/22/20177/28/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiology not providedU.S. citizens only
Aquatic Chemical Ecology at Georgia TechGeorgia Tech2/15/201711/15/2016Paid summer research for undergrads interested in environmental sciences5/15/20177/22/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, JuniorEnvironmental sciences, chemistry, physics, biologyreu.coordinator@biology.gatech.eduName not providedU.S citizens and Permanent Residents
Summer Program for Undergraduate Research - Life and Biomedical Sciences (SPUR-LABS)University of California at Los Angeles2/1/20179/1/2016The UCLA SPUR-LABS summer program provides a rigorous research training experience for undergraduates with interests in a broad range of bioscience disciplines—from molecules to organisms and from basic to translational science.6/25/20178/19/2017Rising Junior or SeniorLife Sciencesspurlabs@mednet.ucla.eduDr. Gregory PaynePermanent Residents Only
SSRP-AMGEN SCHOLARS PROGRAMStandford2/1/201710/23/2016The SSRP-Amgen Scholars Program is a fully-funded research-intensive residential program that takes place on Stanford's beautiful campus for a nine-week period. Participants are matched with a member of Stanford's distinguished faculty and work in one of our state-of-the-art research facilities. Each participant works with both a faculty member and a lab mentor to craft a research project. The lab environment provides challenging projects and involves a broad range of research techniques that are feasible within the nine-week period. The program culminates with a research symposium, where students present individual talks and posters on their summer projects in front of their peers, faculty, lab mentors, University administrators, and general public.6/24/20179/26/2017Sophomore, JuniorPre Medssrpmail@stanford.eduCitizens Only
Continuing Umbrella of Research Experience ProgramRobert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University3/1/201610/16/2016Students are introduced to the basics of cancer biology and receive career guidance through weekly focused seminars presented by faculty members. At the end of the CURE program, each trainee is required to prepare a brief written summary and to give an oral report of his or her project to fellow CURE students and faculty mentors.6/20/20168/12/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiomedical sciencesRobert Leikenrleikin@northwestern.eduPermanent Residents Only
Cancer Research Summer Internship ProgramUniversity of Michigan3/31/201612/15/2016To expose college students to cutting-edge research in cancer biology including: genetics, stem cells, biomarkers, DNA damage and repair.5/30/20178/4/2017Sophomore, JuniorPre-MedicinePermanent Residents Only
BAJA BASINS RESEARCH EXPERIENCE FOR UNDERGRADUATESUniversity of Missouri Kansas City9/30/20167/15/2016Summer research with travel for undergrads interested in earth sciences. Two parts, one over the winter break to Mexico, one over the summer2/7/201707/29/2017Sophomore, JuniorEarth scienceniemit@umkc.eduName not providedU.S citizens and Permanent Residents
Heart, Lung and Blood (HLB) Summer Research ProgramCase Western Reserve University School of Medicine2/15/201610/22/2016The Heart, Lung and Blood Summer Research Program is designed to engage 12 diverse undergraduates and 8 medical students in state-of-the art biomedical research in cardiovascular, pulmonary, hematological and sleep disorders research.5/30/20168/1/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Seniorcardiovascular, pulmonary, hematological and sleep disorders research.Monica Montano, PhDmonica.montano@case.eduN/A
Summer Undergraduate Research ProgramRainbow Babies and Children's Hospitals of Cleveland2/29/201610/16/2016Ten full weeks spent in a research lab ending with a project presentation on the research; each participant is matched up with a mentor6/1/20168/10/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Seniorbiomedical researchN/AConnie MayN/A
Cancer Research, Education and Training Experience (CREATE)University of Minnesota2/15/201711/15/2016Summer Research in Minnesota focusing on life science1/6/201712/8/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorLife sciencelssurp@umn.eduName not providedU.S. citizens only
CCCR Summer Undergraduate Minority Research ProgramUniversity of South Carolina2/25/201711/1/2016The Center for Colon Cancer Research (CCCR) at the University of South Carolina is leading the development of innovative and groundbreaking research in colorectal cancer5/23/20177/29/2017Rising juniors and seniorsAny major related to biomedical or public health
4-H and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles - New York Connections for Curriculum DevelopmentCornell University1/1/201711/6/2016Our goal is to design and deliver safe, legal, educational and fun remote sensing fundamentals and applications activities with 4-H educators and volunteers to bring to their youth audiences over the next three years.Freshmen, Sophomore, JuniorAgricultural SciencesProgram does not specify
Beating Beet DiseasesCornell University1/1/201711/6/2016The student intern will be integrally involved in field and laboratory work planned within our beet disease management program for 2016. This will involve monitoring disease intensity within our replicated trials conducted within research facilities of The New York State Agricultural Experiment Station (Geneva) and on private grower properties.Freshmen, Sophomore, JuniorAcricultureProgram does not specify
Research Experience for UndergraduatesCenter for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology1/2/201710/20/2016Engage in personal research exploring environmental effects of nanotechnology.Dates not listedDates not listedFreshmen, Sophomore, JuniorNanotechnologyglenda.kelly@duke.eduGlenda KellyU.S citizens and Permanent Residents
Research Experiences for UndergraduatesDuke, Virginia Tech, Carnegie Mellon Universities and the European Center for Research and Education in Geosciences2/28/201610/1/2015Students will get to do hands on research with cellular and organism transformation, learn about different impacts on Ecosystems, and manufactured Nano-materials.5/30/20167/29/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiology, Biomedical Engineering, Cellular Biology, Chemical & Nuclear Engineering, Chemistry, Civil & Environmental Engineering, Ecology & Evolution, Environmental Sciences, Geological Sciences, Materials Science & Engineering, Plant Sciencesglenda.kelly@duke.eduGlneda Kelly PhDYes International Students
REU in Cellular BioengineeringRutgers University3/15/20163/15/2015Students get training in bioengineering and biomaterials. Students also learn about entrepreneurship and work on multidisciplinary research.5/31/20168/4/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorbioengineeringDavid Schreiber, PhDcelleng@rci.rutgers.eduN/A
University Of Southern California DornisfeDepartment of Chemistry2/15/201710/16/2016work one-on-one in a lab with a faculty advisor and graduate student mentor. Research projects will cover a broad range of topics, spanning from femtosecond time-resolved observations of transient events to synthesis of novel drugs, development of nanostructures and catalysis in energy research, biochemical and structural investigations of proteins and nucleic acids, and theoretical investigations using advanced algorithm and state-of-the-art computer graphics and multimedia capabilities5/31/20178/6/2017unspecifiedchemistryNoAnaheim Martirosyanreu@chemmail.usc.eduYes International Students
From Molecules to Applications Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry Florida International UniversityFlorida international university3/1/201610/16/2016The main objective of the REU program is to expose undergraduate students to interdisciplinary research in the field of sensing, monitoring and detection.The REU program provides a $ 5,200 summer stipend. In addition, housing and travel, (including travel for presentation of work in conferences) is provided by the program .5/23/20177/30/2017Sophomore, Junior, Seniortraditional ChemistryREU@fiu.eduMs. Antonija TangarCitizens Only
Undergraduate Summer Research in Molecular BiophysicsPrinceton University1/31/201711/30/2016The mission of our training program in molecular biophysics is to enable students of the physical, mathematical, and engineering sciences from colleges with limited research opportunities to address important problems in biology. The summer undergraduate program offers cross-disciplinary research experience in leading laboratories.6/6/20168/5/2016Rising Sophmores and Juniorschemistry, computer science, engineering, mathematics, and physicsreu-rec@princeton.eduKuri T. Chackochacko@princeton.eduN/A
Summer Undergraduate Research Program for Diversity in Chemistry (SURPDC)Princeton University2/1/201710/20/2016A 9 week program which provides unique laboratory experiences for undergrads, who becomes part of a group which works side by side with post-docs, grad students, and other undergrads.6/12/20178/11/2017Freshman, Sophmore, JuniorChemistrySusan VanderKamsurpdc@princeton.eduInternational Students
Hydrodynamic and Hydrologic Modeling InternNOAA Chesapeake Bay Office2/19/201712/1/2016NOAA seeks an intern to help evaluate the impacts of improved freshwater inflow modeling on the
Chesapeake Bay Operational Forecast System (CBOFS) salinity simulations. The results of this evaluation
could then be used to help design improvements to NOAA’s operational watershed-estuary forecast
5/15/20178/15/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorPhysics, mathematics, hydrology, and environmental sciencekevin.schabow@noaa.govKevin Schabowkevin.schabow@noaa.govCitizens Only
SUPER ProgramMichigan State3/31/201710/23/2016The MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine offers “SUPER”, a SummerUndergraduatePhysician-scientist-training Education & Research program, to undergraduate students, who are planning to pursue a career as a physician scientist5/30/20178/4/2017Sophomore, JuniorBiomedical
J. Justin McCormick, PhD, Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Studies
dophd@hc.msu.eduPermanent Residents Only
Undergraduate Summer Program in NeuroscienceBoston University2/12/201710/20/201610 week training in neuroscience. (NOT ELIGIBLE)5/31/20168/6/2016Rising Juniors, SeniorsFocus on neuroscience and professional developmentstarfly@bu.eduDr. Heather Ames VersaceUS Citizen/Permanent Resident
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute Summer Scholars ProgramChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia3/1/201712/1/2016Opportunities in basic, translational, clinical, and behavioral research are available6/6/20168/12/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorLife Sciences, Clinical and Translational ResearchCRISSP@email.chop.edun/aPermanent Residents Only, US Citizens
Summer Undergraduate Research ExperienceEmory University2/1/201610/20/2015The SURE Program offers the opportunity to develop the scientific skills most important to success in a professional career (designing experiements, problem-solving, interpreting results, communicating one’s science to various audiences, navigating difficult ethical situations). In addition, it is an opportunity to discuss science and start building your professional network with world-renowned scientists and with your best and brightest peers from Emory and other institutions.5/31/20168/4/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiomedical ResearchDr. Molly EmbreeYes International Students
Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority ParticipationCornell University2/15/201610/20/2015attract and maximize the potential of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) students from underrepresented populations, specifically African-American, Latino American and Native American.Sophomore, Junior, SeniorEngineeringCitizens Only
Neuroscience Pipeline ProgramWashington University in St. Louis2/1/201711/2/2016Dual summer and academic school year program where students study and research neuroscience5/31/20168/6/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorNeurosciencersmith@wustl.eduDr. Eric Herzogherzog@wustl.eduPermanent Residents Only
Amgen Scholars ProgramWashington University in St. Louis1/1/201611/1/2016Students engage in independent research with mentorship from faculty.5/30/20168/5/2016Sophomore, Junior, Seniorbiological and biomedical sciencesEbony Pagesummerresearch@wusm.wustl.eduCitizens Only
BioMedRAPWashington University in St. Louis2/1/201711/1/2016BioMedRAP participants will engage in a multitude of activities designed to build confidence and gain experience as a research scientist.5/30/20178/5/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, JuniorBiomedical sciencesDr. Erik Herzogherzog@wustl.eduPermanent Residents Only, Citizens Only
Blueprint Program for Enhancing Neuroscience Diversity through Undergraduate Research Education ExperiencesWashington University St. Louis2/1/201711/1/2017The NIH funded Blueprint Program for Enhancing Neuroscience Diversity through Undergraduate Research Education Experiences (BP-ENDURE): St. Louis Pipeline is designed to engage exceptional individuals interested in science careers in the lab and the classroom at one of the top research institutions in the nation. Participants will engage in an independent research project under the mentorship of faculty at Washington University in St. Louis while also working with outstanding faculty mentors at their home institutions.5/30/20178/5/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorNeurosciencediana.jose-edwards@wustl.eduDr. Erik Herzogherzog@wustl.eduPermanent Residents Only
Environmental Health Research Experience Program (EHREP)University of Washington2/1/201711/6/2016The experience will:

Provide first-hand experiences in laboratories of leading environmental and occupational health researchers
Introduce students to key environmental and occupational health concepts
Offer academic research exposure that will help students be more competitive for graduate school.
Freshmen, Sophomore, Juniorenvironmental sciencesPermanent Residents Only, Citizens Only
Research Experiences for Undergraduates Integrative Biology and Ecology of Marine OrganismsUniversity of Washington2/15/201711/6/2016Friday Harbor Laboratories' Blinks - NSF REU - BEACON Summer Internship Program seeks to link undergraduate students with scientist-mentors as collaborators in marine science research projects. The program takes advantage of the pristine environment, remarkable biodiversity, and the scientific and technical resources at University of Washington's marine science research facilityFreshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorMarine ScienecPermanent Residents Only, Citizens Only
Summer REU: Coastal Ocean ProcessesUniversity of Southern California Wrigley Marine Science Center2/15/20172/1/2017Summer research opportunity on Catalina Island for students interested in ocean sciences.5/6/201711/8/2017Sophomore, JuniorEnvironmental and ocean sciences, biologywies-reu@usc.eduName not providedU.S. citizens only
Summer Undergraduate Research FellowshipDrexel University College of Medicine2/1/201710/23/2016Enhance your analytical and technical scientific research skills while working with and receiving mentoring from College of Medicine faculty in various disciplines6/6/20178/12/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorApplicants must have an interest in pursuing biomedical research (i.e., PhD or MD/PhD) in graduate school and must be in good standing at their respective undergraduate institutionsPermanent Residents Only
Electrical and Computer Engineering REUDuke University1/31/201711/30/2016Research Experiences for Undergraduates – or REU – brings students from around the world into the research laboratories of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering each summer. These students work with a faculty member and their research group to tackle an innovative research project.5/29/20167/30/2016Junior, SeniorElectrical and Computer Engineeringbenjamin.c.lee@duke.eduAmy Kostrewaamy.kostrewa@duke.eduYes International Students
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows ProgramThe Scripps Research Institute2/15/201710/16/2016This program provides its participants the opportunity to perform cutting-edge research in one of our 250 laboratories side by side with our world-renowned faculty.6/5/20178/11/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorAll SciencePermanent Residents Only
Summer ecosystem Experiences for undergradColumbia University12/1/201610/21/2016Live and learn in one of the most threatened ecosystems on the planet – the Atlantic Forest.5/31/20178/4/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiologyeices@columbia.eduAnna Loprestiall2179@columbia.eduPermanent Residents Only
International Academic ExchangeInternational Ting Hua University12/29/201611/16/2016Summer Research Program is a summer program that welcomes all university students, both undergraduates and graduates, around the globe. This will be a two-month research experience under the guidance of a faculty advisor from College of Engineering.5/10/20167/11/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, International Students
REU Site: Undergraduate Research for Biomedical EngineeringCase Western Reserve University2/15/201711/1/2017Biomedical Engineering5/30/20178/4/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, JuniorBiomedical Eng& Macromolecular Sciencerxm4@po.cwru.eduRoger E. MarchantCitizens Only
REU Site: Engineering Applications of Extreme Ultra-Violet (EUV) Laser LightColorado State UniversityTBD10/16/2017X-ray optics, lithography, microscopy, nanotechnology, laser science, electrical and computer engineering, physics5/31/20177/29/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorElectrical Engineeringrocca@engr.colostate.eduJorge J. RoccaCitizens Only
Fairfield REU in Mathematics and Computational ScienceFairfield1/2/201710/20/2016A summer program designed to provide undergraduates with the experience of original and active mathematics research.5/30/20177/22/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorMath and computer sciencesrafalski@fairfield.eduDr. Shawn Rafalski
U.S citizens, Permanent Residents, and Internationals but International students will not receive funding
The Four Directions Summer Research ProgramHarvard Medical School2/6/201711/1/2016An 8-week program directed under a Harvard Medical School Faculty Mentor, ending with a final project presentation. Activities include clinical shadowing, a weekly career development seminar, and a weekly talking circle.6/5/20178/6/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Seniorbiomedical sciences and medicineFourDirections@partners.orgYes International Students
Food Science Summer Scholar ProgramCornell1/31/201710/23/2016Conduct research under the mentorship of a faculty member, participate in a field trip to food industries, learn about food science career opportunities6/5/20178/11/2017Sophomore, JuniorNASummerscholars@cornell.eduMarin CherryYes International Students
National Science Foundation Research Experience for UndergraduatesUniversity of Arkansas2/15/201711/13/2016The 10-week summer program allows undergraduate chemistry majors to carry out research in a chosen area5/22/20177/29/2017Sophomore, JuniorAnalytical chemistry, Biochemistry and protein dynamics, Inorganic chemistry and nanotechnology, Organic chemistry, Physical or theoretical chemistryreuinfo@uark.eduDavid PaulU.S citizens and Permanent Residents
The Dartmouth MD-PhD Undergraduate Summer (MPUS) Fellowship ProgramDartmouth1/1/201710/20/2016An 8 week program to aid students in learning about research.1/6/20171/8/2017Sophomore, JuniorMedical sciences/biochemistryinfo@dartmouth-mpus.orgAna Maria DumitruU.S citizens and Permanent Residents
Center for Sustainable PolymersUniversity of Minnesota, UC Berkeley, Northwestern, and Cornell2/1/201710/20/2016Their research efforts on harnessing the renewable, functional, degradable and non-toxic ingredients provided by Nature for tomorrow’s advanced plastics, foams, adhesives, elastomers, coatings, and other macromolecular materials that are central to innumerable technologies.6/5/20178/11/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorChemistry, chemical engineering, materials scienceNoJennifer Hendersoncsp@umn.eduUS Citizens and Permanent Residents
Summer Undergraduate Research ProgramUniversity of Pittsburgh2/1/201711/1/2016SURP provides an intensive 10-week research experience designed to help undergraduates perform outstanding cutting edge research at Pitt. Students are matched with research mentors, participate in weekly seminars and lab meetings and conduct laboratory based research.5/22/20177/28/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorCell Biology, Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Immunology, Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology, Molecular Genetics and Developmental Biology, Molecular Pharmacology, Molecular Virology and Microbiologyn/aMs. Carol Williamscawillia@pitt.eduN/A
Princeton Summer undergraduate research experiencePrinceton2/1/201710/23/2016The Office of Academic Affairs and Diversity offers an eight-week summer research experience for up to 20 undergraduates who express a serious interest in pursuing a Ph.D. and following a career in college or university teaching and research.Sophomore, JuniorAll (even liberal arts)NoNo
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)Yale University1/2/20161/11/2016Summer Research at Yale University focusing on the life sciences as well as get a feel of what they will be doing in graduate school1/6/20177/30/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorLife sciencesmichelle.nearon@yale.eduMichelle NearonU.S. citizens only
Harvard Forest Summer Research ProgramHarvard University2/3/201712/3/2016Students focus on how nature and humans affect the ecosystem of the forest.5/22/20178/4/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorEcologyaellison@fas.harvard.eduAaron EllisonCitizens Only
Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Program in Biological and Biomedical SciencesUniversity of Connecticut3/1/20171/12/2016Students will have the opportunity to participate in research activities of a laboratory at the Graduate School under the direction of a faculty member. The purpose of the program is to provide a research experience and the opportunity to learn about ongoing research programs at UConn Health.5/26/20177/31/2017Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiomedical SciencesBiomedSciAdmissions@uchc.eduName not providedU.S citizens, Permanent Residents, and Internationals
Research Experience for UndergraduatesOregon State University2/15/201710/20/2017Summer research opportunity for undergraduates at the Oregon State University interested in ocean and estuary sciences6/19/20178/25/2017Sophomore, JuniorBiology, physics, math, chemistry, environmental science,geology, computer scienceelrom@NSF.govLisa RomU.S. citizens only
Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) Internship Program (HIP)Harvard University1/3/20171/12/2016Provides undergraduate students with a focused and challenging summer research experience in a cutting-edge stem cell science laboratory5/6/201711/8/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, JuniorMicrobiologymaureen_herrmann@harvard.eduMaureen HerrmannU.S citizens, Permanent Residents, and Internationals
The Harvard Summer Research Program in Kidney MedicineHarvard University2/1/201710/15/20168 week research program with a focus on kidney medicine6/1/20178/1/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorMedical research, focus on kidney medicine.Dr. Joseph BonventreN/A
Harvard Summer Research Program in Kidney MedicineHarvard University12/31/201610/15/2016Program for undergraduates that provides housing and a $1000 stipend while experiencing how kidney disease affects lives through unique clinical experiences. A student will also attend a weekly core cirruculum sessions which introduce the functions and dysfunctions of the kidney. At the end of the program, sudents will present their reserach at a national student symposium.6/1/20178/1/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorKidney Medicinehskp@partners.orgN/AHSKP@partners.orgN/A
HST Summer Institute- Biomedical InformaticsHarvard1/30/201610/1/2015This was taken from the site:

The program combines didactic lectures in informatics and genomics, clinical case studies and a mentored research project to expose students fully to the exciting world of genomic research. Participants learn skills fundamental to the task of extracting information from cutting edge analytic technologies by working with the various tools and databases now available.
Mount Sanai SURP at Icahn School of MedicineIcahn School of Medicine2/1/20178/15/2016To get first hand experience working in the lab in the field of biology and gain important skills6/12/20178/15/2017Sophomore, JuniorBiomedical sciencesgrads@mssm.eduDr. Kristen Brennand
You must also be enrolled in institutions located within the United States.
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) – Nanotechnology for Biology and EngineeringJohn Hopkins University1/2/20171/11/2016Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) – Nanotechnology for Biology and Engineering5/31/20174/8/2017Sophomore, JuniorBiology, Medicine, Nanotechcmathis@jhu.eduCamille MathisU.S citizens and Permanent Residents
Research Experience for Undergraduates- Nanotechnology for biology and engineeringJohns Hopkin's University2/1/201711/1/201610 weeks of research in a graduate level lab with presentations at the CARES Symposium. Professional seminars and social activities.5/31/20178/4/2017Rising sophmore, juniors, and SeniorsBiology, NanotechnologyCamille Mathiscmathis@jhu.eduPermanent Residents Only
Florida Mental Health Research InstituteUniversity of South Florida3/6/201710/20/2016an independent research project conducted with guidance from a distinguished faculty mentor; research seminars; professional development seminars; and skill-building workshops6/2/20178/10/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorMental healthn/an/aPermanent Residents Only
Center for Multiscale Modeling of Atmospheric ProcessesColorado State University2/1/201712/1/2016Interns participate in a 10 week program from late May through July. This is an exciting research opportunity in beautiful Fort Collins, Colorado. Join world-class atmospheric scientists investigating the science of clouds, climate and climate change, weather, and modeling. During our program interns will have the opportunity to attend scientific seminars, visit National Scientific Laboratories, and participate in a variety of professional development training.5/23/20177/29/2017Junior, SeniorAtmospheric science, chemistry, computer science, earth science, engineering, geosciences, math, meteorology, physics, and other related sciencesmburt@atmos.colostate.eduMelissa A. Burtmburt@atmos.colostate.eduCitizens Only
Laboratory for Atmospheric Research - Research Experience for UndergraduatesWashington State University2/16/201712/1/2016The REU program goal is to provide undergraduate students in engineering and related fields an opportunity to participate in ongoing active research programs. Working closely with faculty and graduate students, the participants will gain hands onexperience with atmospheric chemistry measurements and modeling.5/28/20177/31/2017Sophomore, Junior, SeniorCivil & environmental engineering, chemistry, physics, math, and other technical majorsspressley@wsu.eduDr. Shelley PressleyPermanent residents or citizens
Biosphere-Atmosphere-Hydrosphere Interactions in a Changing Global EnvironmentUniversity of Michigan2/1/201712/15/2016The Biosphere-Atmosphere-Hydrosphere Interactions in a Changing Global Environment provides a truly interdisciplinary and hands-on experience with field-based projects combining ecology, atmospheric sciences, and/or hydrological sciences. Most, but not all, student projects address some aspect of climate change. Whatever the project focus, students engage with all phases of research, from hypothesis formulation and data gathering to analysis, interpretation, and communication of scientific findings.6/21/20178/20/2017Sophomore, Junior, SeniorEcology, atmospheric sciences, and hydological sciencesumbs@umich.eduN/AN/APermanent residents or citizens
DNA Based Discoveries in Hawii's Biodiversity - REUUniversity of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa And Kapi‘olani Community College1/2/201710/16/2016A summer program based mainly on research with a goal of identifying the origins of species in Hawaii through DNA sequencing along with other methods.5/28/20175/8/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiology and Geneticsdonachie@hawaii.eduDr. Stuart DonachieU.S. citizens only
SHORT-TERM EDUCATIONAL PROGRAM FOR UNDERREPRESENTED PERSONSPenn State2/15/201711/17/201610 week program where students conduct basic or clinical research. At the end of the program, students attent the annual STEP-UP conference in Maryland.5/29/20178/4/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiologyDr. Brian ReevesN/AProgram does not specify
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)Penn State University2/1/201712/1/2016The Penn State Hershey SURF Program in Cardiovascular Disease is supported by a grant from the American Heart Association. The program provides support for students to spend 10-weeks in a basic or clinical research laboratory focused on cardiovascular research.5/20/20178/10/2017Sophomore, Junior, SeniorMedicinestudentaffairs@hmc.psu.eduUs citizen permanent residents
SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH INTERNSHIP PROGRAMPenn State College of Medicine2/1/201710/23/2016The SURIP program is intended for college students who are interested in pursuing a career in the biological sciences.The typical participant will be between their sophomore and junior year, or between their junior and senior year of undergraduate studies. Students who will have a BA or BS prior to the start of the program should not apply. SURIP is most appropriate for students considering application to PhD programs in the biomedical sciences and is not intended for students who plan to apply to medical school. There is no clinical shadowing component to the internship. Students who are undecided or interested in combined degrees are welcome to apply.5/30/20179/1/2017Sophomore, JuniorPre Medicinestudentaffairs@hmc.psu.eduN/A
Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical ScienceUniversity of Buffalo2/14/201710/16/2016First hand biomedical research in the department of your choosing5/30/20178/4/2017Junior, SeniorBiomedical SciencesCitizens Only
Yale Summer Research Fellowships for Undergraduate StudentsYale University2/28/201710/16/2016Ten week program providing a stipend of $500/ week to study kidney, hematological and urinary diseases while creating and testing a hypothesis under the supervision of a mentor.5/29/20178/18/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Seniornephrologyanne.prodoti@yale.eduAnne ProdotiN/A
REU Site: Automotive and Energy Research and Industrial Mentorship (AERIM) Prom at Oakland UniversityOakland University2/16/201711/1/2016Are you a motivated undergraduate student who is interested in spending 10 weeks this summer working on exciting automotive and energy research projects? Would you like to immerse yourself in industrial/automotive research projects and experience one-on-one interactions with faculty, industrial mentors and graduate students?Freshmen, SophomoreMechanical EngineeringCitizens Only
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Molecular Genetics and Cell BiologyUniversity Of Chicago1/2/201712/14/201610 week research opportunity where students work with a faculty mentor to design a project and present it6/13/20178/18/2017JuniorCell Biologyapturkew@uchicago.eduAaron TurkewitzU.S. citizens only
Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Climate SciencePenn State University3/15/201710/16/2016This ten-week program is available to undergraduate students to pursue research in climate science, scientific inquiry, and science communication. Each student will have a faculty advisor to guide the research activities. Students will also work with a communication expert on how to effectively communicate the societal relevance of the research.5/26/20178/4/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorAtmospheric science, chemistry, ecology, mathematics, and engineeringreu@meteo.psu.eduDr. Raymond NajjarPermanent Residents or Citizens
Maine Medical Center Research Institute Summer Student Research ProgramMaine Medical Center2/1/201712/1/2016During the summer months Maine Medical Center Research Institute provides undergraduates with an opportunity to receive an educational experience in biomedical science through the MMCRI Summer Student Research Program.6/6/20178/12/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Seniorbiomedicinemmcri_ssrp@mmc.orgYes International Students
THE RESEARCH INTERNSHIP PROGRAMMinneapolis Heart Institute Foundation1/14/201712/1/2016Working with physician and research staff mentors, interns contribute to clinical research studies and publications that impact patient care5/31/20178/19/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Juniorpremed/ medical related majorsnoneresearchintern@mhif.orgProgram does not specify
The Research Triangle MRSECDuke University3/1/201610/16/2016innovative research project that engages the student is all aspects of research5/22/20168/4/2016Sophomore, Junior, Seniorchemistry, materials science, computer scienceNoCatherine Reyescatherine.reyes@duke.eduPermanent Residents Only
Summer Undergraduate Research FellowshipSan Diego School of Medicine2/12/201712/15/20168 week research program that includes seminars, and physician shadowing.6/26/20178/18/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorStrong link to medical training, career building, biomedical sciencesmstp@ucsd.eduCitizens Only
Medical Scientist Training ProgramUCSD2/12/20171/1/2016Provide group activities in concert with the integrated UCSD SURF Programs, including orientation to research and research ethics; Provide MSTP-SURF specific activities, including dinner with MSTP students, and lectures on various topics of relevance to Physician-Scientists.6/26/20178/18/2017Sophomore, JuniorPrincipal focus is an 8-week research project conducted in the laboratory of a faculty member in the biomedical sciences
Weekly seminars
A physician-scientist clinical shadowing experience
Career development seminars
Presentation of your work at the UCSD Summer Research Conference
n/amstp@ucsd.eduPermanent Residence, minorities
National History Research ExperiencesSmithsonian National Museum of Natural History1/26/201711/1/2016A full time summer biological sciences research project which lasts 10 weeks while you work closely with researchers and their projects. Only holidays are weekends.5/31/20178/5/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, and seniorBiology, Earth Science, and AnthropologyVirginia PowerNHRE@si.eduYes International Students
University of Florida Summer Internship ProgramUniversity of Florida3/15/201711/1/2016UF Department of Neuroscience is hosting a 10 week paid research internship. It is available for all students interested in a research career that have not been accepted for post-graduate training are encouraged to apply5/30/20174/8/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorPsychology, Biology, Engineering, Chemistry, Pharmacology, GeneticsSNIP@neuroscience.ufl.eduName not providedCitizens or Permanet Residents
Summer Undergraduate Research InternshipsWest Virginia University2/5/201610/16/2016They provide training for qualified undergraduate students. Our research opportunities incorporate molecular- to systems-level analyses of nervous system function. Projects are offered in sensory, cognitive, and behavioral neuroscience; in neural injury and neuro-degeneration; and in neuropsychiatric diseases.5/24/20167/25/2016Sophomore, Junior, Seniorbiology, chemistry, engineering, neuroscience, physics, or psychologyn/an/aYes International Students if SS number
Neurological Surgery Summer Student ProgramUniversity of Washington1/3/20171/12/2016This gives students a lab component to explore the neurosciences6/20/201712/8/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorNeurologyNo information providedNot providedU.S citizens and Permanent Residents
Barcelona: Summer 2017CEA5/17/201610/15/2015A CEA internship is more than just a work placement overseas; CEA internships abroad represent the best of both worlds. Participants benefit from CEA’s years of experience providing exceptional study abroad programming and support, combined with an expert in-country staff who develop internship placements aligned to your needs and connect with you face-to-face throughout your experience. In addition to your internship placement and academic seminar designed to reflect upon and leverage your internship experience, additional benefits include airport pickup, cross-cultural and workplace orientations, housing, social activities, excursions, and 24/7 support. Our job is to set you up for success. Your job is to make the most of this opportunity of a lifetime.6/26/20177/27/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorSustainabilityinfo@ceastudyabroad.comApril ArrowoodYes International Students
Research Experience for Undergraduates: Observing the OceanTexas A&M University2/15/201710/20/2016Ten students will be introduced to new ocean observing technologies and will use data from ocean observatories, buoys and time series to investigate the ocean.5/30/20178/4/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiology, Chemistry, Marine Biologyoceanreu@geos.tamu.eduDr. Lisa CampbellPermanent Residents Only
MIT Summer Research ProgramMIT2/1/201710/17/2016Students will conduct supervised research accompanied with individual counseling on academic careers as well as the opportunity to possibly coauthor a paper with a faculty member.6/5/20178/7/2017Sophomore, Junior, Seniorbiology and chemistryodge@mit.edumsrp@mit.eduYes International Students
Computational Genomics Undergraduate Research ProgramCollege of Charleston2/15/201712/1/2016Our vision is to cultivate the talents of an intellectually and culturally diverse group of 10 undergraduate students each year drawn from fields related to the life science, bioinformatics, and computer science by engaging them in ongoing biological research projects that employ next-generation DNA sequencing technologies and high performance computing.5/6/201712/8/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, JuniorBiology, biochemistry, data science, bioinformaticsandersonpe2@cofc.eduPaul AndersonUS Citizen or Permanent Resident,-stipend,-travel/index.php
2017 Math REU Iow State UniversityIowa State University1/2/201711/1/2016The projects are in a variety of mathematical areas, representing the diverse research interests of faculty in the ISU Mathematics Department, such as graph theory, numerical analysis, linear algebra, probability, and dynamical systems.3/6/20177/29/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorMathreumath@iastate.eduName not providedU.S citizens and Permanent Residents
Summer undergraduate Research FellowshipUNC2/23/20171/1/2017Students paired with faculty member and are supervised while conducting independent research project.Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiologyCitizens Only
Space Telescope Science Institute Summer Student ProgramNASA Pennsylvania Space Grant Consortium1/31/201710/20/201610 weeks, June-August, $600/week or $5400/summer6/20/20168/19/2016Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Seniorany, but physics and astronomy are helpfulsaspinfo@stsci.eduYes International Students
Summer Undergraduate Research ProgramUniversity Of Pittsurgh3/1/201710/23/201610 week undergrad research program. They give you a $3,500 stipend for the 10 weeks. On campus housing. Each student does their own research and presents it at the end of the program.5/22/20177/28/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorBiology
Pathology Graduate Training Program Cellular and Molecular Pathology (CMP)
Summer Undergraduate Research in PharmacologyCase Western Reserve University1/31/201710/1/20165 to 7 students accepted, 10 weeks, provides students with background and skills for a career in pharmacological research, $3000 stipend5/30/20178/4/2017Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorPharmacologylmp98@case.eduLauren TyshCitizens Only
SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH IN PHARMACOLOGY & CANCER BIOLOGYDuke University2/7/20171/1/2017This eight-week summer research experience focuses on learning how scientific discovery at the bench can be translated to treatment of disease. Students will train with a faculty mentor and carry out an independent research project in Duke's Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology.Freshmen, Sophomore, Junior, Seniorinterested in researchJamie Baize-Smithbaize@duke.eduN/A