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American Society for MicrobiologyASM Student Research Fellowships ASM Undergraduate Research Fellowship provides up to $4,000 for undergraduates to conduct full-time research at their home institution in summer 2018, while being mentored by an ASM faculty member. Fellows will receive up to $2,000 in travel funds to attend the 2019 Microbe Academy for Professional Development (MAPD) and present their research at ASM Microbe 2019.2/15/2019
Amgen Scholars Japan ProgramAmgen Scholars Japan Program Amgen Scholars Japan Program is an opportunity to engage in hands-on summer research at one of the world's leading educational institutions. The program seeks to increase learning and networking opportunities for students committed to pursuing science or engineering advanced training and/or careers.
Applicants apply separately for a 8-10 week summer research research experience at either Kyoto University or the University of Tokyo.Applicants must be continuing students with a strong academic record, have good working knowledge of English, and be interested in pursuing a Ph.D.
Belo Horizonte, BrazilIRES is an opportunity for undergraduate and graduate students to complete a six-week summer research experience in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. Students will study the performance of new sanitation and wastewater treatment technologies to recover water, nutrient, and energy resources. Students will also use ethnographic methods to assess perceptions about the efficacy, benefits, and risks associated with these technologies. We want to immerse students in hands-on research experiences so that they learn to assess the critical topics of water and sustainability with interdisciplinary and intercultural perspectives, and are motivated to pursue graduate programs at SDSU and Cal Poly Pomona.1/10/2019
Big Academy AllianceSummer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) is a gateway to graduate education at Big Ten Academic Alliance universities. The goal is to increase the number of underrepresented students who pursue graduate study and research careers. SROP helps prepare undergraduates for graduate study through intensive research experiences with faculty mentors and enrichment activities.

Program Opportunities Include: Weekly campus-based educational enrichment activities, Campus workshops about the graduate application process and research fields, Informal social gatherings with students and faculty and Symposium or poster session held on your
Broad IntistituteBroad Summer Research Program (BSRP) NIH-funded program engages students mentored, cutting edge research with leading scientists. The program offers an intensive curriculum outside the lab, emphazing communication, collaborative problem-solving, graduate school preparation, and demysterfying scientific careers. BRSP's mission is to diversify the biomedical field 1/14/2019
CaltechWAVE Fellows's WAVE Fellows Program aims to foster diversity by increasing the participation of underrepresented students in science and engineering Ph.D. 1/12/2019
CalTechSURF has always been a big part of the undergraduate experience at Caltech. In fact, today it is one of the main reasons why students chose to come to Caltech. Since 1979, SURF has served as the primary way for students to get involved in the research enterprise at Caltech. SURF introduces students to academic research under the guidance of some of the world’s leading scientists and engineers.2/22/2019
CalTechAmgen Scholars Program Amgen Scholars Program is a national program aimed at increasing research opportunities for students committed to pursuing careers in the sciences.2/15/2019
Center for DARK ENERGY BIOSPHERE INVESTIGATIONGlobal Environmental Microbiology (GEM) Summer Course seeks to train a diverse generation of undergraduates within an integrated and collaborative multidisciplinary community. We are committed to improving access and support for members of underrepresented and marginalized groups to be able to succeed in STEM fields.2/7/2019
Colorado State UniversityUWIN will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas at institutions in urban areas across the nation. Students with different research interests in urban water sustainability -social sciences, natural sciences, engineering – are invited to apply.1/25/2019
Columbia UniversitySummer of Translational Aging Research for Undergraduates (STAR U) Summer of Translational Aging Research for Undergraduates (STAR U) is a fully-funded
program by an R25 grant from the National Institute on Aging (link is external), based at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center (CUIMC) campus, and housed within the Taub Institute for Alzheimer’s disease and the Aging Brain. The goal of STAR U is to increase diversity in the field of neuroscience and aging by providing mentorship and training for young scientists who have unique experiences and perspectives. Therefore, the program is limited to students from diverse backgrounds who are underrepresented in the biomedical sciences
Committee on Institutional CooperationSROP Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) is a gateway to graduate education at CIC universities. The goal of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented students who pursue graduate study and research careers. SROP helps prepare undergraduates for graduate study through intensive research experiences with faculty mentors and enrichment activities. Open to all fields of study.2/10/2019
Cornell UniversityCU LSAMP REU LSAMP-REU is a paid summer research opportunity that provides undergraduate participants the opportunity to work with distinguished faculty and staff as well as network with others in their field of interest through weekly luncheons. Undergraduate students interested in gaining a deeper understanding in an engineering-related field have the opportunity to conduct and present research over a nine-week duration under the auspices of a Cornell Engineering faculty research mentor. 
CSU FullertonInternational Research Experience for Students in A chance for students to conduct research in a different country to expose them to different enviornments in their major fieldemail for info.
CSU Monterey BayREU will collaborate with mentors at host institutions to develop hypothesis-driven projects and receive critical feedback from mentors.2/11/2019
DHS Centers of ExcellenceDepartment of Homeland Security Summer Research Team program seeks to increase and enhance the scientific leadership at MSIs in research areas that support the mission and goals of DHS. This program provides faculty and student research teams with the opportunity to conduct research at the university-based DHS Centers of Excellence (DHS Centers). At the end of the ten week appointment, faculty are encouraged to apply for up to $50,000 in follow-on funding to continue research during the 2018-2019 academic year at the faculty’s home academic institution.12/21/2018
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research CenterSummer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) is an intensive, nine-week internship designed to provide research experience and mentorship for undergraduate students who are interested in biomedical research. Under the guidance of a faculty mentor, interns will complete an independent research project and present their findings at a competitive poster session.1/11/2019
George Sparrow University
George Washington Summer Program participate in cutting-edge research, learn contemporary cancer research techniques, examine health disparities and the impact of cancer in different communities, and prepare for research careers. In addition to conducting basic science research with a mentor, students attend weekly workshops and seminars focused on cancer research, research skills, career development, and graduate school applications. At the end of the summer, all students present in a poster session with other undergraduate researchers.2/1/2019
Georgetown UniversityRuesch Summer Internship Program Ruesch Summer Internship Program offers undergraduate and medical students, regionally and nationally, the opportunity to engage in medical research, patient care and patient education provided at Georgetown Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center and MedStar Georgetown University Hospital.

The program includes assignments shadowing physicians in the oncology clinic, working alongside oncology researchers in various projects, development of a patient education project and exposure to molecular genomics, proteomics, oncologic surgery, radiation oncology and many other areas.
app. opens January, 2019
Georgia TechSummer Undergraduate Research in Engineering/Science (SURE) Program is a 10-week summer research program designed to attract qualified under-represented minority and women students into graduate school in the fields of engineering and science. As one of the longest running REU programs in the country, SURE has a proud legacy of helping students enter into graduate programs, especially at the Georgia Institute of Technology.2/28/2019
Havard UniversityAmgen Scholars Program Harvard-Amgen Scholars Program is a ten-week faculty mentored residential summer research program for undergraduates in biotechnology. Through this program, a diverse cohort of rising undergraduate juniors and seniors will have the opportunity to work in laboratories of faculty across the Harvard campus. In addition to an engaging, formative research experience, Harvard-Amgen Scholars will live among over 300 undergraduates residents of the Harvard Summer Undergraduate Research Village community in one of the historic Houses along the Charles River. Please check out our flyer here for an overview of the program and benefits. 2/1/2019
Harvard UniversityHarvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) Internship Program (HIP) provides undergraduate students with a focused and challenging summer research experience in a cutting-edge stem cell science laboratory. Interns are exposed to different professional options within the scientific arena through a stem cell seminar series, a career pathways presentation, and a weekly stem cell companion course. Students present their summer research findings, both orally and in poster format, at the HIP Symposium—a requirement of all program participants..2/4/2019
Hispanic Association of College & Universities HACU-HNIP National Intership Program you are a student looking for an internship or a federal agency or corporation looking for an intern, we feel confident that we can help you in your pursuit. We are always in search of the best and the brightest to fill our many internship opportunities. We are also looking to partner with government and corporate sector organizations interested in developing the next generation of dedicated public servants and business leaders.

Our website contains information about our mission, upcoming program dates and deadlines, and ideas about how to get involved with our organization. Thank you for your interest in the HACU National Internship Program!
Homeland SecuritySummer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions 10-week program offers the opportunity to enhance the scientific leadership at Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) in research areas that support the mission and goals of DHS. Faculty, along with undergraduate and graduate students, will engage in research that provides opportunities to help advance the DHS Areas of Research and strengthen the talent pool of scientists and engineers. Selected participants will conduct collaborative research of mutual interest to the Team, the DHS Centers of Excellence and DHS.12/21/2018
Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP)Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP): STEM summer research programs listings will be able to find:
- 57 summer science exposure programs for high school students
- 607 PAID summer research programs for undergraduates
- 30 PAID summer programs for post-baccalaureate students (including graduating seniors)
- 56 PAID summer programs for graduate students

For even more search options and filters, try IBP’s advanced search page:

Laney Graduate SchoolLGS-SOAR (Summer Opportunity for Academic Research) the 10-week residential summer program, research fellows conduct full-time research and are mentored by their Faculty Mentor or Principal Investigator and teams of postdocs, research technicians, graduate students and other undergraduates. Our SOAR researchers receive a housing award for residence on the Emory campus and a stipend to support their full-time attention to research training and professional development.1/28/2019
Mayo Graduate SchoolSummer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Graduate School Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program offers a world-class opportunity for undergraduates to conduct a summer research project for 10 weeks while developing technical skills, networking, and enjoying special weekly seminars about current research.2/1/2019
MITMIT Summer Research research in state-of-the-art facilities Receive supervision from MIT faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and advanced graduate students Attend weekly academic and professional development seminars Participate in numerous community activities at MIT and in the Boston/Cambridge area MIT provides a weekly stipend, round trip travel, and on-campus housing1/15/2019
MIT Broad Cancer Genomic Scholars (BCGS- postbac) innovative, two-year program run jointly by the Broad Diversity, Education and Outreach Office and the Cancer Program, BCGS offers participants a comprehensive, structured and immersive experience that includes groundbreaking research and academic and career guidance. BCGS participants will carry out research as paid, full-time Associate Computational Biologists or Research Associates, working alongside leading scientists within the Broad Cancer Program.1/25/2019
National Institute of Health Bethsla, MarylandSTEP-UP to 10 weeks of full-time research experience. Students receive a summer research stipend. Students are assigned to a STEP-UP Coordinating Center to help coordinate and monitor their summer research experience. Students are paired with experienced research mentors at institutions throughout the nation. Students are encouraged to choose a research institution and/or mentor near their hometown or within commuting distance of their residence. Students are not required to relocate in order to conduct their summer research. Students receive training in the responsible conduct of research. All-paid travel expenses to the Annual STEP-UP Research Symposium held on NIH’s main campus in Bethesda, Maryland. Students are given the opportunity to conduct a formal oral and poster presentation.2/1/2019
National Science FoundationREU Program National Science Foundation (NSF) is an independent federal agency created by Congress in 1950. In many fields such as mathematics, computer science and the social sciences, this site is where students should start to view multiple summer research programs at once.Varies
National Science FoundationInternational Research Experience for Students - IRES to the development of a diverse, globally-engaged workforce with world-class skills. IRES focuses on active research participation by undergraduate or graduate students in high-quality international research, education and professional development experiences in NSF-funded research areas.Varies
New York UniversityResearch Experience for Undergraduate Program are awarded to
undergraduates from four-year colleges and universities for participation in a ten-week
summer program designed to provide unique research experiences, professional
development, and increased awareness of materials science and engineering.
NIH campus in Bethesda, Maryland.NIDDK overall goal of this program is to build and sustain a biomedical, behavioral, clinical and social science research pipeline focused on NIDDK mission areas2/1/2019
Northern Illinois University (NIU)NSF–REU Chemistry and Biochemistry Summer Research Program's 10‐week program will provide novel research experiences for undergraduates and faculty/undergraduate student teams. Research opportunities include a broad range of chemistry and biochemistry areas, such as chemical synthesis, drug discovery, nanomaterials, protein engineering and computer modeling. Matched with an NIU faculty mentor, participants will gain vital interdisciplinary research skills using state‐of‐the‐art instrumentation within the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry. Activities will also include workshops on scientific communication, lab safety, responsible conduct in research, as well as student research seminars and an end of program student poster session.2/28/2019
Northwestern UniversityInternational Institute for Nanotechnology (REU) in the 9-week NU-REU Program will:

§ Work full-time on a nanotechnology research project

§ Have access to world-class equipment and facilities

§ Enjoy research seminars and field trips

§ Enhance public speaking and technical writing skills

§ Participate in team events like a summer picnic, and explore Chicago
Oak Ridge InstituteAISI Artificial Intelligence Summer Institute (AISI) will collaborate with Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) scientists on solving problems of national and scientific interest, engage in educational and professional development opportunities, explore career opportunities at national laboratories, and interact with and present their research to ORNL's scientists. As part of the summer institute, students will be organized into teams with diverse educational backgrounds and develop their skills to help solve scientific challenges using artificial intelligence, machine learning, and data science. They will learn from ORNL mentors who have expertise in artificial intelligence and machine learning and/or domain sciences such as physics, materials, or biology. Students will participate in educational and professional development seminar series. They will also learn and participate in scientific communication exercises to prepare them for a career in scientific research, including oral and poster presentations and technical reports.1/1/2019
Oak Ridge Institute for Science and EducationDOE (U.S. Department of energy) scholar Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) program encourages undergraduate students to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research experiences at the Department of Energy (DOE) laboratories. Selected students participate as interns appointed at one of 17 participating DOE laboratories/facilities. They perform research, under the guidance of laboratory staff scientists or engineers, on projects supporting the DOE mission. 1/10/2019
Ohio State UniversityNSF- Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) NSF-funded CEM REU program involves a wide range of research projects where students will learn to address scientific issues including:

§ Integrating materials synthesis and growth, characterization, novel probe development and theory

§ Modeling in order to enhance computation technology

§ Improving energy efficiency through discovery of new materials, novel phases of matter and innovative spin science.

Ohio State UniversitySummer Research Opportunity Program (SROP) at OSU SROP participants conduct research with a faculty mentor, and participate in several activities and seminars crucial for preparing you for graduate school. SROP includes workshops on research skills, seminars on topics related to graduate education, and professional development events.2/10/2019
Princeton UniversityPrinceton Neuroscience institute (PNI) education and hands-on research experience in the field of neuroscience. 2/1/2019
Purdue UniversityREU
-Ten-week mentored research experience
- Weekly career development sessions
- $5250 stipend and additional $750 meal allowance
- On-campus housing provided
- Round-trip transportation to West Lafayette, IN
Purdue University Pathways program is looking for junior-lever underrepresented students interested in PhD study and a faculty career in engineering. Selected students partcipate in Purdue's Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program and recieve additional mentoring, networking, and professional opportunitites. 2/26/2019
REU Colorado-Urban Water SystemsUWIN Urban Water Innovation Network (UWIN) is now accepting applications for its Undergraduate Research Program for the summer of 2019! Thank you for sharing this information with students who may be interested. Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting-edge research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas at institutions in urban areas across the nation. Students with different research interests in urban water sustainability - social sciences, natural sciences, engineering – are invited to apply.1/25/2019
SACNAS Opportunities BoardVarious REUs, Jobs, etc for jobs, internships, summer research, fellowships, etc.varies
San Diego State University (SDSU)Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training SDSU MHIRT program is a component of the national MHIRT program funded by the National Institutes of Health. We offer international training experiences to students from health disparity backgrounds with a goal of encouraging such students to pursue careers in biomedical, clinical, and behavioral health research. The ultimate mission of the MHIRT program is for MHIRT trainee alumni, through their careers as researchers and medical professionals , to work to reduce and eventually eliminate healthcare disparities in the United States.12/20/2018
San Diego State University (SDSU)Summer Undergradue Research Program (SURP) Summer Undergraduate Research Program supports student participation in undergraduate research, scholarship, creative, and performance activities. Students work alongside faculty throughout an eight- to 10-week period and are supported financially by SDSU.App Opens March 2019
Scripps Research Translational InstituteSURI knowledge of and exposure to current topics in translational science, including the genetic basis for common and complex traits and diseases in humans, as well as the integration of mobile technologies to monitor and improve health care. Learn study design and analysis procedures relevant for translational research, including genomic/genetic association studies and mHealth trials. Observe the various steps of proposing, designing, undertaking and analyzing clinical trials, particularly those evaluating genomics and mobile monitoring of patients with disease. Become proficient in presenting scientific concepts—including study design, research findings, data analysis and results interpretation—to peers and mentors.3/11/2019
Several in the UK UK Fullbright expenses paid in UK three, four, five or six week academic and cultural summer programme.2/6/2019
South Carolina Department of Natural ResourcesMIMES will recieve expert training needed to pursue graduate school and/or a career in the marine and environmental science disciplines, design and complete an individual research project none specified
Southern Illinois UniversityREU Interdisciplinary Materials REU Program is principally focused on providing students with the opportunity to perform research at the forefront of materials science and engineering. Potential projects span a broad range of topics under the guidance of faculty from the departments of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Physics, Engineering, and Microbiology. The available research topics are chosen to complement the research of associated faculty. We will update information as it becomes available.2/25/2019
Southwestern Medical CenterSURF-Stem offer a broad overview of stem cell and regenerative science and medicine, bringing together interdisciplinary resources2/9/2019
Texas A&M Transportation InstituteTransportation Safety Summer Research Internship Guidelines for ParticipantsFor questions, contact:
Laura Higgins
Phone: 979-845-8109
Fax: 979-845-4872
The purpose of this program is to provide an opportunity for outstanding undergraduate students to
engage in transportation safety research. The program is designed to provide students with an
opportunity to make a contribution to ongoing safety research and further their knowledge of the
transportation safety field.

The 10-week internship provides compensation of $6,000, housing near campus for the duration of
the program, and a generous food allowance. (Note: compensation, fellowship, and food allowance are
considered taxable income. Students not requiring provided housing will receive payment equivalent to
housing allowance)

Program dates: May 29 - August 3, 2018
contact specified person
Texas A&M UniversitySummer Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) Students in Cybermanufacturing NSF-funded Cybermanufacturing REU Site at Texas A&M University is inviting applications for undergraduate students (rising juniors and seniors in STEM disciplines) who are strongly interested in summer research experience. Participants will be given the opportunity to work alongside faculty and graduate student mentors in ongoing faculty research in cybermanufacturing related topics. These include developing new “Apps” for real-time applications, architecture and working with innovative machines and data analytics, and investigating new design approaches. The participants will also have an opportunity to participate in several enrichment activities like industry tour, GRE workshop, research seminar, and Aggies Invent program. The program description and how to apply are given below.

The summer research program oncybermanufacturing is an REU Program (Research Experiences for Undergraduates) with funding provided by the National Science Foundation. This REU will take place over the 10-week period from May 29 to August 6, and will include undergraduate students from other universities as well as students from Texas A&M. This summer’s program will include a cohort of up to ten students. Financially, travel costs for field trips will be supported and housing will be provided at no cost to each participant. Additionally, each participant will be given a weekly $500 stipend.
The Broad InstituteSummer Research Program in Genomics is a paid, nine-week research experience for students with a strong interest in biomedical research. Students spend the summer performing original wet-lab or computational research in areas ranging from cancer to infectious disease to chemical biology.see website
The Composite InstituteThe Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI), which accelerates the adoption of advanced composites to create energy savings and new manufacturing jobs, has an interest in developing the skills of strong technical undergraduates who might one day support the workforce in both talent and leadership. Interested applicants have the opportunity to apply for internships specializing in various composite and materials research at five IACMI partner locations across the United States.
The Getty FoundationMulticultural Undergraduate Interns: At the Getty instructions are only for Multicultural Undergraduate Internships at the Getty. Internships provide stipends of $5,500 for ten-week summer internships at the Getty Center in Los Angeles and the Getty Villa in Malibu, California. The internships are full time beginning June 18, 2018, and ending August 24, 2018.
The University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS)2018 Combined Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) Combined Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity is a non-credit, ten-week, structured research experience. The program consists of "hands-on" laboratory research with an investigator serving as a mentor, role model and advisor.

The Combined Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity is funded by the National Institute of Health (NIH) and UMMS Provost’s Office.


The program is designed to provide participants in-depth exposure to actual biomedical research. Participants will develop career-building connections with faculty, postdocs, graduate students, and peers. The program encourages participants to consider biomedical research as a viable career choice.

Why should I apply?

• Intense research experience in state of the art laboratories

• Summer Research Fellows receive a stipend of $4000. Stipends are paid to participants in three payments over the ten-week program

• Travel and housing are paid for and arranged by the program

• Participants engage in networking sessions with UMMS leaders, faculty and trainees

• Participants prepare and present a professional research poster
U.S. Department of EnergySULI Summer Undergradate Laboratory Internship (SULI) is a 10 week (summer term) or 16 weeks (semester term) at a DOE laboratory engaged in a research project under the guidance of a laboratory scientist or engineer. Host laboratories provide enrichment activities, including career professional development workshops (e.g. technical and scientific writing skills development, poster, or oral presentation activities, etc.), laboratory tours, scientific lectures and seminars.1/10/2019
U.S. Department of Energy Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program provides college students with an opportunity to gain and develop research skills with the Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy for 10 weeks over the summer. For 20 years, this program has increased awareness of DOE research opportunities to students pursuing STEM degrees (short for science, technology, engineering and math). The goal of the program is to improve opportunities for women and minority students in these fields, however all eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.
U.S. Department of Energy Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) undergraduate students to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research experiences at the Department of Energy (DOE) laboratories.1/10/2019
U.S. Forest service Pathways;students will be able to explore wide-ranging U.S. Forest Service Career Fields of interest first-hand and a professional development experience with the Federal Government Rolling admission
UC Berkeley (UCB)Amgen Scholars Programhttp://amgenscholars.berkeley.eduThe Amgen Scholars Program is a national program to increase research opportunities for students committed to pursuing careers in the sciences. This program provides outstanding science undergraduates with research experience and increases participants’ competitiveness as candidates for admission to prestigious graduate and professional institutions.2/1/2019
UC Berkeley (UCB)Berkerly Diversity (SROP) at website
UC Irivine (UCI)Research Experiences for Undergraduates
at UC Irvine· 8-weeks of research experience

· Hands-on research guided by faculty

· mentors and graduate students

· Guest speakers, lab tours, and field trips

· $4,000 stipend plus room and board

· Travel allowance (up to $600)
UC Los Angeles (UCLA)UCRTP goal of the UCRTP is to ensure that each undergraduate student acquires the knowledge, skills, and attitude to become a proficient researcher in cancer research none specified
UC Los Angeles (UCLA)UCLA Amgen Scholars week program to increase learning and networking opportunities for students committed to pursuing a career in science or engineering.2/1/2019
UC MercedGraduate Training Program Merced is the 10th campus in the University of California system and the first American research university of the 21st century. With the help of a $5 million award from NASA, UC Merced has established MACES (Merced nAnomaterials Center for Energy and Sensing), a nexus for promoting functional nanomaterial-based research and education. MACES faculty members are looking for highly motivated students with strong academic performance to join us for Ph.D. graduate study. Students who participate in our program would benefit from multidisciplinary research training, mentoring by multiple faculty members, and access to state-of-the-art facilities. Furthermore, students will have an opportunity to participate in NASA internships by working at NASA facilities. This will help catapult their career and open the doors to greater opportunities upon entering the workforce. see website
UC Riverside (UCR)MacREU and perform research related to the growth, characterization and processing of thin film as they are used in many areas of Microelectronics, Chemical Catalysis, Bioengineering, etc..end of February
UC San Diego (UCSD)UCSD STARS Program University of California, San Diego Summer Training Academy for Research Success (STARS) program is an eight week summer research academy for community college students, undergraduate students, recent college
graduates, and masters students. STARS offers student participants a rigorous research opportunity with esteemed UC San Diego faculty, informative transfer and graduate school preparation workshops, and educational, cultural, and social activities in sunny San Diego.
UCLAUCLA Amgen Scholars Program Amgen Scholars Program provides summer research experiences at 10 institutions across the country for students interested in pursuing Ph.D.’s and, eventually, a career in science. Students interested in summer research in any area of biomedical science, chemistry, bioengineering or chemical engineering are encouraged to apply.

During the summer of 2018, UCLA will host 20 Amgen Scholars: 5 undergraduates from UCLA and 15 from other U.S. colleges and universities. Amgen Scholars will participate in research projects; attend scientific seminars, and workunder some of the nation’s top academic scientists. The Amgen Scholars Program also includes a $3600 stipend, housing and some meals provided, a three-day Biotechnology Conference in Los Angeles, GRE preparation course, luncheons with faculty, workshops, scientific writing instruction, seminars, and poster presentations.
UCLAUndergraduate Summer Cancer Research Training Program (UCRTP) Undergraduate Cancer Research Training Program (UCRTP) is an 8-12-week research program designed for outstanding undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a career in biomedical sciences. The UCRTP especially encourages diverse students interested in cancer health disparities to apply. An individualized program is developed for each undergraduate participant, who will be paired to work with a faculty Principal Investigator and associates at CDU or UCLA laboratories on a selected cancer research project. The goal of the UCRTP is to ensure that each undergraduate student acquires the knowledge, skills, and attitudes to become proficient in cancer health disparities research. On completion of the program, each undergraduate trainee will have worked on a hypothesis-driven research project in cancer health disparities and developed a research paper (based on the findings of the ancillary project). Students will also have the opportunity to present their findings before a regional or national conference and benefit from seminar series focused on translational cancer health disparities research.

Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations (C-DEBI) Global Environmental Microbiology (GEM) Summer program Undergraduates (from 2- and 4-year institutions) are invited to apply. Come to the University of Southern California in Los Angeles and travel with us to Catalina Island for microbial ecology lab/field work, exploration, and camaraderie.

Program dates: June 10 - 29, 2018

C-DEBI, funded by the National Science Foundation, will cover student costs for travel, housing, and food.
UCSDSummer Undergraduate Research Programs at UC San DiegoUCSD STARS:

UCSD Pharmacology:

UCSD Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP):
UCSD will be offering multiple Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF) this summer 2018! All programs will be an eight-week program to gain more research experience with a mentor, attend professional development workshops, and present research at the UCSD Summer Research Conference.

Participants will receive a stipend of $3,000 and accommodations in the UCSD student dorms. The dates will be June 24 to August 17, 2018.

- UCSD STARS: January 30th
- UCSD Pharmacology SURF: January 31st
- UCSD Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP): February 4th
University at BuffaloCLIMP UP weeks allowing students to excel in biomedical, STEM, and health science research and explore career opportunities.2/1/2019
University if MichiganSummer Undergraduate Research in Physiology (SURP) program to
Promote Diversity of Future Scientists SURP program provides undergraduate students with experience in biomedical research. The program is funded by a NIH R25 grant in collaboration with other existing programs at the University of Michigan.

During the 12-week program, students work closely with faculty mentors on projects related to the mission of National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) and will attend a weekly Physiology Seminar Series.

The SURP program provides a stipend ($4200), housing assistance ($1000), travel assistance (up to $500), and research supply fund ($1000).

The program for 2018 starts on May 29, and ends on August 17.

SURP offers summer experience with investigators involved in the following areas of research:
- Cardiovascular biology;
- Cerebrovascular biology and Pulmonary sciences;
- Circadian rhythms and sleep sciences.
University of Alabama at BriminghamThe REU Program research projects include, but are not limited to, electronic materials, nanomaterials, lasers and optical materials, biosensors, biophysics & biomaterials, computational materials, biomedical research and materials under pressure." The REU program will pay a $5,000 stipend for the ten weeks period, plus additional support for housing, travel and other expenses. If you have questions about logistics, housing, and travel arrangements, please contact Charita Cadenhead 3/15/2019
University of ArkansasEcoREU in developing metrics for ecosystem services and agricultural sustainability.3/1/2019
University of KentuckySummer Research Internship in Animal BehaviorPlease send a resume with names and contact information of two references and a letter describing why you are interested in this opportunity to David F. Westneat david.westneat@uky.eduInterested in animal behavior? Ever wondered how parent birds manage to raise offspring that grow at 100 times the rate of infant humans? If you are curious, check out this opportunity!

Full-time positions available this summer to do research on the biology of parental behavior, aging, and stress in house sparrows at the University of Kentucky. Interns will design a project that may involve observing nests, caring for and handling birds, taking data on behavior, and carrying out experimental manipulations of circumstances parents encounter.
Send resume
University of LouisvilleVarioius Summer Research Programs of the following are research-intensive programs that begin the Tuesday after Memorial Day and last for 10-weeks. Each program has its own application and review process. Each program offers a stipend. Once accepted into one of the programs, in addition to their one-on-one mentored research project, all students participate in a collective weekly educational program.various
University of MassachusettsSummer Undergraduate Research Opportunity University of Massachusetts Medical School (UMMS) Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity is a non-credit, ten-week, structured research experience sponsored by UMMS Office of Outreach Programs. The program consists of "hands-on" laboratory research with an investigator serving as a mentor, role model and advisor.

University of UM-SMART program can offer both biomedical research experience and exposure to clinical medicine at the highly ranked University of Michigan Health System. Participating in UM-SMART may help you decide if this is the right career for you and could enhance your competitiveness when applying to M.D./Ph.D. programsTBD
University of MichiganNeuroscience Undergraduate Research Opportunity (NURO) Neuroscience Graduate Program at the University of Michigan is expanding its summer program . This is a 10 week program (June 4-August 10, 2018) that provides an opportunity for participants to be actively engaged in a research project, take part in summer journal clubs and professional development activities, engage with faculty and current graduate students during social events, and present their research in a culminating event at the end of the program.1/31/2019
University of Michigan SURP - Physiology to conduct intensive research across a variety of disciplines. The goal is to prepare students for advanced studies in one of the Ph.D. programs at the University of Michigan.2/1/2019
University of Michigan SURF student will be matched, based on their interests, to a laboratory that is led by a faculty member of the Department of Molecular and Integrative Physiology2/1/2019
University of Michigan SURP SURP program allows undergraduates the opportunity to work on graduate level research projects with faculty. Students work with faculty mentors either on an individual basis or as part of a research team. In addition, all participants engage in a series of academic, professional, and personal development seminars. Participants present their research at a concluding summer research symposium.2/1/2019
University of MinnesotaREU Program in Physics &
$4500 Stipend, Housing, Travel

Activies: GRE prep sessions, Weekly luncheon seminars, Poster sessions, Safety and ethics training, Training and access to machine shop and Nanofabrication Center. In addition, several social events will include: Guthrie Theater production, Major league baseball game, Riverboat cruise, MN Science Museum trip
University of NebraskaUniversity of Nebraska Research Program Nebraska Summer Research Program is committed to quality mentoring and research projects. We limit our summer offerings to active research labs and projects led by faculty who have established themselves as excellent undergraduate student mentors. Since each program has several Summer Research Program scholars, you'll have peers and colleagues in which to share your educational experience with.

Research areas:
Applied Plant Systems, Bioenergy Systems, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Integrated Agronomic Systems, Minority Health Disparities, MRSEC, Nanohybrid Functional Materials, Nanotechnology, Coordinated Infrastructure, Redox Biology, Sustainability of Civil Infrastructure, Systems Biology, Unmanned Systems, Virology

Benefits: Competitive stipend, housing, travel, and much more:
University of Nebraska-LincolnVary 10-week residential summer research experience provides mentoring and research participation while allowing scholars to preview graduate school life at a Research1 university. Participants all receive competitive stipends, room and board, travel/transport, graduate school preparation workshops, social and networking activities, and more.Vary
University of OregonSPUR (Several) in Life science laboratories, It's a rigorous and rich immersion in a mentored, high profile science research project with a lab mentor under the direction of a research professor.Rolling admission
University of OregonOur Summer Program for Undergraduate Research in the Life Sciences (SPUR) educational opportunities for undergraduates by offering direct, mentor guided research in laboratories at the cutting edges of life sciences in our Institute of Molecular Biology, Institute of Neuroscience, and Center for Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, as well as our Departments of Biology, Chemistry, Exercise and Movement Science, Physics, Computer and Information Science, and Psychology.none specified
University of PittsburghTECBIO REUtecbioreu.pitt.eduREU program is a 10-week summer program that will provide a challenging and fulfilling graduate-level research experience to undergraduate students. A wide variety of theoretical and experimental research projects are available to our participating students. Students will also receive classroom training in topics pertinent to the emerging field of computational biology, such as computational structural biology, cell and systems modeling, computational genomics, and bioimage informatics. Additionally, TECBio students will participate in a weekly journal club, attend research and career seminars organized specifically for the program, take part in an ethics forum that will instruct them in the responsible conduct of research, present their work at a Pittsburgh-wide annual research symposium, and experience the various social and cultural activities available in Pittsburgh – America’s most livable city.2/11/2019
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) is a great opportunity to explore the university, obtain research experience, and prepare for graduate school. If you have any questions, please contact Program dates: June 4, 2018 - July 27, 2018

Benefits: Profesisonal development and networking opportunities
Earn $4,000
Soem travel expesnes covered
Live on campus

Who's elegible: Sophmores, junios and non-graduating
University of TexasCancer Prevention research Training Programwww.CancerPreventionTraining.orgNCI Funded summer research experience in cancer prevention, open to undergrads, graduates and health professional students1/17/2019
University of WashingtonUW Biostatistics Summer Institute short courses in cutting edge ideas and approaches to statistical analysis of biological data
84 course instructors who are leading educators and researchers in their fields
900 plus participants in 2017 representing:
Research labs, health organizations, private industry, non-profit and government agencies
Quantitative scientists, biologists, infectious disease researchers, statisticians, geneticists, mathematical modelers, policy makers, anyone involved with biomedical studies including clinical trials and observational studies.
28 countries and 44 states
opens Feb, 2019
University of Washington in Bothell Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) site, funded by NSF Division of EEC, focuses on advancing technologies for the development of reliable, low cost and comfortable health monitoring devices having features such as delivering real‐time data over the internet for remote care and cloud processing.

-Develop research skills by conducting interdisciplinary, collaborative, cutting‐edge and accessible research.
-Enhance communication skills by disseminating research results through oral and poster presentations.
-Study advanced material in device fabrication, signal processing and data security.

June 17, 2018- August 24, 2018.
University of WisconsinSummer Undergraduate Research at University of Wisconsin University of Wisconsin-Madison College of Engineering in cooperation with the Graduate School and NSF's Materials Research Science and Engineering Center hosts a summer research experience for undergraduate students from May 29, 2018 (travel day) through August 4, 2018 (travel day). (We understand the devastation caused by hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, and will accommodate the new academic schedule.) Participants will spend ten weeks conducting laboratory research in an area of engineering or the physical sciences. Students are exposed to other research available on campus through weekly meetings and faculty seminars, and participate in social activities with current graduate students. At the conclusion of the program, students submit their research paper and present their research in an interdisciplinary poster session.

Students may request projects in the following College of Engineering departments and programs. Applicants are also encouraged to browse the list of engineering centers to see additional project possibilities.

Compensation: $5000 stipend, transportation to and from the program, lodging for the program, and food allowance.

Universiy of WashingtonDDCSP who have initial interest in the environment or diversity, they'll explore landscapes of Washington State, and connect with a variety of conservation professionals.2/8/2019
UPenn Bridge to Ph.D goal is to increase the number of PhD's awarded in mathematics at Penn to members of groups that are traditionally underrepresented. This program is different than typical Master's programs as students will be fully funded and prepared for entry into the UPenn Math PhD program. The Bridge to PhD program seeks students with the persistence and passion to pursue the training they need to be readu for a PhDin mathematics 12/31/2018
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