Summer Internship Database

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Abbott Laboratories

Job Title: Internship
Interns work in a team environment and support the day-to-day operations of a project and/or department. Placements include research and development: synthetic organic chemistry, analytical chemistry, molecular biology, virology, immunology, pharmacology, pharmacy, physiology, biochemistry, toxicology, pathology, research data management.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
IL

Advanced Studies Program at St. Paul's School

Job Title: Teaching
ASP internships give rising college seniors and graduates an opportunity to gain valuable teaching skills by working with experienced teachers in their chosen subject. Interns are very involved in teaching classes, leading discussions with the students, class planning, and evening homework help during study hours. They work closely with their teacher daily. In addition, interns lead the sports and extracurricular programs, help supervise the dormitories they live in, and assist in the library.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
NH

Alaska State Parks

Job Title: Internship
Interpretive and educational opportunities, including trail work, park maintenance, interpretive, and assist staff on back country and river patrols.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various
AK

Albert Einstein College of Medicine | SURP | Biomedical Scieinces

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
The Einstein Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) brings together 50 college students each summer for a one-of-a-kind opportunity to conduct original research in a laboratory at one of the world's top-ranking scientific institutions. The program is designed for undergraduates with a strong background in science who are considering a research career. Students are matched to a laboratory in the area of interest they indicate on their application. At the end of the program, students present their research in a poster session.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
NY

American Cancer Society - The Fuller Research Fellowship

Job Title: fellowship
Ten-week fellowship offered to juniors and seniors with advanced knowledge and experience in science/public health course work. Fellows placed at leading New England institutions, teaching hospitals and medical schools. Lab skill and interest in research required for science students. Download application and instructions online. Email: Kathy O'Connor at Koconnor@cancer.org Application: www.cancer.org Write to: American Cancer Society, 30 Speen Street, Framingham, MA 01701
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 23
MA, CT, ME, NH, RI & VT

American Foundation for AIDS Research

Job Title: Internship
Nation's leading non-profit AIDS research and education. Interest in public health policy and the legislative process. Duties include summarizing legal, research and policy papers, monitoring Congressional hearings, reviewing publications and special research projects. Contact Information: email Kate Goertzen directly for information at kate.goertzen@amfar.org 202/331-8600 10-week duration Address: Internship Coordinator, American Foundation for AIDS Research, 1828 L. Street, NW, Suite 8802, Washington, DC 20036
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
DC

American Horticultural Society (AHS) at River Farm

Job Title: Communication/Editorial Internships
Contact: American Horticultural Society, 7931 East Boulevard Drive, Alexandria VA 22308. Communications/editorial interns work with the staff of The American Gardener magazine and gain experience in all facets of the editorial and production processes for a national, four-color magazine. Primary duties include researching and writing short articles, proofreading and fact-checking, and coordinating author and photographer submissions.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Contact office
Alexandria, VA

American Institute for Foreign Study

Job Title: Internship
Wide-range of study abroad programs for academic year, semester, or summer.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Various

American Maritime Studies - Williams College & Mystic Seaport

Job Title: Internship
Variety of interrelated areas in museum studies: all interns take part in general museum training and an Organizational Practicum, Field Trips to other institutions, and Museum Studies Seminar.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
CT

American Museum of Natural History

Job Title: Internship
A variety of national and international internships such as Sustainability of Science at Harvard University and Conservation Science through the World Wildlife Fund. Investigate other opportunities at: http://symposia.cbc.amnh.org/sccsny/internships
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Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various
Various

American Physiological Society

Job Title: Undergraduate Research Excellence Fellowships
Fellowship program funds 24 full-time undergraduate students with little or no laboratory research experience to work for 10 weeks during the summer in the laboratory of an established APS investigator. Each student has his/her own research question to work on during the summer. The intent of this program is to excite and encourage students to pursue a career as a basic research scientist.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
MD

American Red Cross

Job Title: Internships for Minority Students
Various summer internships for minority undergraduate and graduate students.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
DC & VA

American Refugee Committee International

Job Title: Various
Promotion of the welfare and dignity of refugees, returnees, internally displaced people, positions vary in health related or administrative skills.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Various

American Society for Microbiology

Job Title: Fellowship
Research and teaching fellowships. An 10-12 week summer program for students to conduct microbiology-related research with an ASM member at the student's undergraduate institution. Requires joint application from student and faculty sponsor.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 21, 2011
Various

Ames Laboratory

Job Title: Internship
Laboratory internships and faculty and student teams. Supports the advancement of students interested in pursuing careers in science and engineering. The Faculty and Student Teams (FaST) Program is a cooperative effort between the Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Science and the National Science Foundation (NSF). Pre-Service Teaching Program (PST)places students in paid internships in Science, Math, and Technology at any of several different locations. The participants in the program have decided on a teaching career in one of these disciplines. Science Undergrad Lab Internships(SULI)are for students interested in pursuing careers in science and engineering and ready to pursue professional careers with exposure to research facilities, scientists, and technical staff. Contact information online linked to each internship.
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Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various
IA

AMGEN | BioMedRAP - Washington University at St. Louis

Job Title: DBBS - Division of Biology and Biomedical Sciences
DBBS is pleased to offer opportunities for undergraduates to experience the outstanding cutting edge research at Washington University and the wonderful city of St. Louis and its surrounding areas. The programs offered, Amgen Scholars Program and BioMedRAP, are designed to prepare undergraduates for the admission to and rigor of top quality Ph.D. and M.D. /Ph.D. programs. The two programs convene late May through the first week in August and provide a generous stipend, free housing and free travel to and from St. Louis. Students from backgrounds historically underrepresented in the sciences are particularly encouraged to apply.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
MO

Amgen Scholars - California Institute of Technology

Job Title: Summer Research Fellowships
The Amgen Scholars program provides students the opportunity to conduct research in biology, chemistry, and bio-technical related fields under the guidance of seasoned research mentors. The program offers students interested in pursuing a Ph.D. or M.D./Ph.D. a great opportunity to participate in cutting-edge research as part of a cohort of young scholars.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
CA

Amgen Scholars Program - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Job Title: Scholar
Amgen-UROP Scholars Program invites undergraduates to participate in faculty-mentored summer research in MIT laboratories. This intensive nine-week program focuses on cultivating and supporting partnerships between MIT faculty and undergraduates in the areas of science and biotechnology. Students indicating a strong desire to engage in research collaborations within these areas will be selected from colleges and universities from around the U.S
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 3
Cambridge, MA

Amgen Scholars Program - Stanford Universitiy

Job Title: Internship
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. The underlying philosophy of the summer program is to train students by creating a demanding yet supportive environment. We have very high expectations of our participants, both to help them for a potential career in the field of biomedical research, as well as to help them get the most from their stay at Stanford. Stanford Summer Research Program Director: Terrance Mayes Diversity Officer: Samar Fahmy Address: 1265 Welch Road MSOB X234 94305-5421 Phone: (650) 725-8791 Fax : (650) 725-3867 Email: ssrpmail@stanford.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
CA

Amgen Scholars Program - University of California, Los Angeles

Job Title: Scholars
Students interested in summer research in any area of biomedical science, chemistry, bioengineering or chemical engineering are encouraged to apply. Students will be paired with a UCLA faculty mentor if the student does not already have a mentor at UCLA. Sophomores (with 4 quarters or 3 semesters of college experience), Juniors and non-graduating Seniors (who are returning in the fall to continue their undergraduate experience). Dr. Tama Hasson Director, UCLA Amgen Scholars Program Director, URC/CARE Phone: 310-206-2182 Email: amgensch@lifesci.ucla.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Los Angeles, CA

Amgen Scholars Program - University of California, San Francisco

Job Title: Scholar
The UCSF Amgen Scholars Program provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to conduct research in the biological, biomedical and behavioral sciences. Through this comprehensive nine-and-a-half-week summer experience strives to prepare students for graduate study and a research career in health sciences. Contact this host university: Dr. Peter Taylor, Assistant Dean Academic Affairs (415) 502-3224 peter.taylor@ucsf.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
San Francisco,, CA

Amgen Scholars Program - University of Washington

Job Title: Scholars
This summer program places selected students in premiere research groups under the direction of UW faculty in the biomedical sciences and provides related seminars, career exploration, graduate school preparation, and other activities. Contact Information: Janice DeCosmo, Ph.D. Director Jennifer Harris, Ph.D. Associate Director Tracy Nyerges, MSW Program Coordinator uwamgen@uw.edu (206) 685-4240
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Seattle, WA

Amgen Scholars Program at California Institute of Technology

Job Title: Scholar
Contact this host university: Candace Rypisi, Program Director 626-395-2885, candacer@caltech.edu The Amgen Scholars Program at Caltech introduces students to research under the guidance of seasoned research mentors. The program is modeled on the grant-seeking process. Taking on the role of grant applicants, students collaborate with potential mentors to define and develop a project. They then write research proposals for the work, and a faculty committee reviews the proposals. Awards are made on the basis of reviewer recommendations.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
California

Amgen Scholars Program at Columbia University

Job Title: Scholar
Opportunity for undergraduates committed to pursuing science or engineering careers. Engage in hands-on summer research experience at leading institutions. Applications available for all ten host universities. Application deadline for all US host universities is February 1, 2011, with the exception of the California Institute of Technology at February 15, 2011. For information about the Amgen Scholars program at Columbia/Barnard, contact office at 617-253-2620 or http://www.columbia.edu/cu/biology/ug/amgen.
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Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various
Various

Amgen Scholars Program at Howard University

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
The Howard University Amgen Scholars Program (HUSAP) will offer students enrolled in four-year colleges and universities throughout the United States, Puerto Rico and other U.S.territories the chance to participate in a science and bio-technology summer program at Howard University.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
Varied Sites

Amgen Scholars Program at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Job Title: Scholar
Students participating in the MIT Amgen Scholars program will have the opportunity to conduct research under the supervision of some of the world's foremost scholars and leading researchers. Contact this host university: Sara Nelson Program Director (617) 253-0751 urop@mit.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
MA

Amgen Scholars Program at UC Berkeley

Job Title: Undergraduate Research Program in Science & Biotechnology
This program provides outstanding science undergraduates with research experience and increases participants’ competitiveness as candidates for admission to prestigious graduate and professional institutions. Additionally, this program encourages participants to pursue a Ph.D. or the joint M.D./Ph.D. degree and research careers in the sciences and biotechnology. Applicants from diverse populations and backgrounds are encouraged to apply. •Undergraduate students enrolled in four-year colleges and universities in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and other U.S. Territories •Sophomores (with 4 quarters or 3 semesters of college experience), juniors, and non-graduating seniors who are returning in the fall to continue their undergraduate studies •Cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher •Interest in research and the pursuit of a PhD. or MD/PhD •Prior research experience preferred •No prior participation as an Amgen Scholar (previous Amgen Scholars are ineligible to participate)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 3
CA

Amgen Scholars Program at University of California, San Diego

Job Title: Scholar
Research projects are designed and supervised by faculty mentors in conjunction with students' research interests. The program activities are substantial, requiring a full-time commitment from each student (students cannot work, take classes, participate in any other summer research program, or go on vacation while in the program). Attendance at meetings and seminars is mandatory. Each student will be asked to write a research abstract, proposal and paper, and presenting his or her paper. If you have any questions, please call (858) 534-9925 or email, tojarrett@ucsd.edu.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
CA

AMIGOS

Job Title: Amigos de las Americas
Spend part or all of your summer helping in public health related projects in Latin America, countries of focus are Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Various

AMOCO/BP

Job Title: Technology Development
Research opportunity with lecture and seminar series in addition to laboratory research. Summer internship program geared toward students interested in chemistry, physics, mathematics, computer science, or engineering. View website for Students and Graduates under "Careers"
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
IL

Appalachian Mountain Club

Job Title: Internship
Opportunity to conduct programs, interpretive work, trail maintenance, leadership training, promote conservation and wise management of our natural resources.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
ME, NH, CT

Aquarium for Wildlife Conservation

Job Title: Volunteer/Intern
Gaining a working knowledge of marine mammal husbandry, developing understanding of marine mammals and training techniques
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
NY

Arboretum and Botanic Gardens

Job Title: Volunteer/Internship
Interns participate in various tasks related to the care and maintenance of horticulture, plants and flowers. Additional information for volunteer opportunities: http://www.sfbotanicalgarden.org/Volunteering/Opportunities.html
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Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
CA

Argonne National Laboratory (full-time)

Job Title: Internship
Interviewers: Catherine Foster, Manager, Media Relations Intern duties: Participants will work at least ten 40-hour weeks on science news and feature stories and magazine articles for the Argonne News, Frontiers and logos, as well as related news releases and media contacts. These internships require a strong background in journalism and an interest in science. The working environment is collegial, creative and collaborative. Argonne's Office of Public Affairs has six full-time professional journalist/writers who work with our interns. Minimum qualifications: Participants must be full-time students at an accredited college or university and must have a strong interest in science-related journalism. Dates of internship: Internships available quarterly Details about your publication or news office: Argonne's Office of Public Affairs has six full-time professional journalist/writers who work with our interns. Argonne National Laboratory has more than 200 research programs in basic and applied science, including mathematics and computer science, biology, environmental research, materials science, physics, chemistry, energy research, and advanced nuclear reactor technology. Argonne's Illinois site is located on a wooded, 1,500-acre campus near Chicago. More internship details are available online.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
IL

Argonne National Laboratory (summer)

Job Title: Fellowship
Science-writing internship for summer for an undergraduate student or student who graduates in May or June. Participants must be full-time students and a strong interest in science-related journalism. The internship requires a strong background in journalism and an interest in science. For more information about the summer science-writing internship, contact Pat Krueger at 630-252-5546 or pkrueger@anl.gov.
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Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
IL

Arnold Arboretum of Harvard - Horticultural Training Program

Job Title: Internship
Offers paid internships that combine hands-on training in horticulture with educational classes. The internships offer the opportunity to work directly with an historic landscape and its world-renowned scientific collection of trees and shrubs. Interns are accepted for 12- to 24-week appointments.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
MA

Artisan Healthcare Consulting

Job Title: Internship
Health care management consulting internship The internship presents a unique opportunity for a rising college senior with a proven academic track record and a strong interest in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries to gain experience with a growing organization. Interns will be involved in a wide range of activities during their ten-week experience. Their experience will include participation alongside consultants on direct client engagements. Interested students can find more information and apply through the Brown Student Job and Internship Board (Keyword Search: "Artisan Healthcare Consulting"). contact: Scott Phillips Artisan Healthcare Consulting 20 Burlington Mall Road, Suite 450 Burlington MA 01803
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Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Burlington, MA

ARTSS/MARC - Wash Uni., St. Louis/Un. of Missouri, Columbia

Job Title: Undergraduate Research Fellowships
The Midwest Alcoholism Research Center (MARC) has exciting opportunities for undergraduate researchers ONLY interested summer research experiences. Undergraduate students are invited to apply for an internship: Alcohol Research Training Summer School (ARTSS). ARTSS provides an intensive week-long introduction to alcohol research, coupled with an 8 week paid internship for each student to be mentored by alcohol researchers affiliated with the MARC program. The program aims to increase the pipeline of scientists among minority and non-minority undergraduates who are interested in pursuing careers in alcohol research and is supported by an institutional training grant through the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA).
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
St. Louis, MO

AT & T Bell Laboratory

Job Title: Internship
Research opportunity for minorities. Undergraduate, graduate, and summer programs for women and minorities; also engineering scholarships programs for those interested in electrical, systems, and mechanical engineering, computer science and engineering. For information: http://www.research.att.com/evergreen/working_with_us/internships.html under "Working with Us" for internships and employment
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 15, 2011
NJ

Baylor College of Medicine

Job Title: SMART Program and Summer Surgery Program
SMART The Summer Medical and Research Training Program is for undergraduate students who are interested in exploring a career in scientific research. We encourage Ph.D.-oriented candidates to apply. Up to 80 students are recruited for the SMART Program from across the nation. The program offers: * Nine paid weeks of biomedically related research in a broad range of areas * Daily seminars designed for undergraduates * Free SMART GRE prep workshops * Career development activities * Housing at Rice University dorms SUMMER SURGERY The Michael E. DeBakey Summer Surgery Program encourages the development and interest of well-qualified young students who are considering a medically oriented career. The program is designed to provide students with an opportunity to work with faculty, surgical residents, medical students, and nurses in our various teaching hospitals.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
TX

Baylor College of Medicine - From the Labs

Job Title: Summer Research
Investigate numerous programs in the biomedical sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Houston, TX

Beckman Research Institute - City of Hope

Job Title: Internship
Investigate opportunities in technological and science research through lab experience and project collaboration.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
CA

Bell Lab Summer Research - Alcatel-Lucent

Job Title: Internship
Opportunities world-wide to work on research project in areas such as chemistry, engineering and psychology. Investigate other possibilities at web site.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
International

Bermuda Biological Station

Job Title: Programs, Research and Internships
Programs range from semester opportunities, volunteer internships and research experiences for undergraduates.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Bermuda

Bigelow Lab for Ocean Sciences

Job Title: Summer Courses
Courses offered in phytoplankton culture techniques, dinoflagellate biology, ecology of harmful algal blooms and introduction to flow and imaging cytometry for the aquatic sciences. Each course carries graduate credit.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/1
ME

Bimini Field Station

Job Title: Internship
Students will gain first-hand knowledge of the biology of the fascinating fishes and invertebrates of the Tropics through lectures, laboratory studies and extensive fieldwork.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Bahamas

biogen idec

Job Title: Internship
Internships in bioassay, drug development and manufacturing, quality control and assurance, regulatory and engineering. Investigate web site for opportunities.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
MA

Biological Discovery in Woods Hole

Job Title: Research Internships
The Biological Discovery in Woods Hole (BDWH) Program is designed as an intensive, 10-week research experience for undergraduates at the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) in Woods Hole, MA. The major portion of each student's time will be dedicated to an individual research project under the direction of one of the participating mentors.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 15
MA

Biological Oceanography Lab

Job Title: Intern program
Located at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab involving research water-column and gelatinous zooplankton sampling aboard a 23' vessel in the north-central Gulf of Mexico. Intern application at: http://faculty.disl.org/mgraham.html; 2 letters of recommendation emailed to mmiller@disl.org. (Must have Acrobat Reader 8 or higher to view and save application.)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 5/1
AL

Biomedical Research Education and Training

Job Title: Summer Science Academy
Offers biomedical research opportunities for junior biology and chemistry majors. Two basic tracks: Basic Science Programs for students interested in a career in research and Undergraduate Clinical Research Internship Program for students who want to pursue a career in medicine. Contact Bharati Mehrotra, Graduate Program Advisor at 615-343-1021
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: November 2010
TN

Biophysical Society

Job Title: Internship
Interdisciplinary 12-week summer research scholarship program. Emphasis on undergraduate minority students, disadvantaged students and students witth disabilities in the field of biophysics. Hosted by Un of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, the program includes lectures, seminars, lab work, team-building activities and field trips. Undergraduate students with strong quantitative background in basic or applied sciences. Contact Ellen Mackall at 240-290-5611; emackall@biophysics.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
MD

Biosphere 2 - UASCIENCE

Job Title: Earth Semester; Summer Field Work
The Biosphere 2 REU provides 10 undergraduates an opportunity to conduct guided research in environmental and earth systems science at a leading and unique research institution. Students will receive stipends of $5,000 for the 10-week research internship, housing on the Biosphere 2 campus, $500 to cover travel costs to and from Tucson, AZ and a food allowance. The program runs from the beginning of June to mid-August. Students will be selected from across the country to participate in the program. They will conduct research in Biosphere 2, in labs on the University of Arizona Campus, and potentially in the desert and mountain ecosystems in southern Arizona.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 8
AZ

Biotechnology and Russian

Job Title: Intern
Six-week program in Russian language biotechnology program in Moscow. Eligible students majoring in biology and biology-related fields who have had at least one year of Russian. Program is affiliated with The George Washington University Medical Center. Application, letters of recommendation, official trancript submitted on line.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 14, 2011
Russia

Biotechnology Process Engineering Center

Job Title: Research
Work closely with an MIT graduate student, post-doctoral candidate, or faculty member on biotechnological research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/5
MA

Birmingham Botanical Garden

Job Title: Grounds Maint. Interns.
Interns rotate among the departments of the Garden, performing various tasks related to the care & maintenance of botanical gardens. http://www.bbgardens.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
AL

Blandy Experimental Farm

Job Title: Summer Research Fellowships
Reseach in population dynamics, plant reproduction, population and foraging ecology of small mammals and birds in fragmented habitats http://www.virginia.edu/blandy/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
VA

Blue Ocean

Job Title: Summer Program; marine sciences
Research opportunities available.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NH

Bok Tower Garden

Job Title: Year-Round Internships
Interns rotate among the departments of the Garden receiving on the job training in many areas. http://www.boktower.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
FL

Boston Universitiy - Dept. of Biology

Job Title: Research Experience.
Pursue the PhD or MA in Cell and Molecular Biology in the Department of Biology. Graduate students in the Cell and Molecular Biology program have the opportunity to choose from a diverse array of research laboratories engaged in both basic and bio medically relevant research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Boston, MA

Boston University Marine Program

Job Title: General Information
Study at Woods Hole, MA either for fall or spring semester, special emphasis in fall semester.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MA

Boston Univiversity-College of Engineering

Job Title: Research Experience for Undergraduates
Various Biomedical Engineering research projects. Students from all engineering, mathematics and natural sciences disciplines who are current sophomores or juniors may apply. Funded by the National Science Foundation.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
MA

Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research - Cornell University

Job Title: Internships
The Plant Genome Research Program (PGRP) and the NSF support students pursuing scientific studies in careers in plant genomics. 20+ labs at BTI and Cornell University lead students in cutting-edge research in plant genomics to protect the environment, improve agriculture and advance human health. Six-10 week session on a project in areas of cell and developmental biology, plant-biotic interacations, environmental stress response, systems biology, bioinformatics, or science education.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 7
Ithaca, NY

Bradford Woods

Job Title: Year round internships
Challenge Education at Bradford Woods is an experiential based approach to learning which utilizes adventure activities to facilitate holistic growth for both individuals and groups.http://www.bradwoods.org/employ/overins.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
IN

Bradley University

Job Title: Independent Research for Undergrads

research objective is to develop a dynamic carbon budget model for a typical Midwestern forest watershed system.

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IL

Breckenridge Outdoor Education Center

Job Title: Vol Interns/Pd instructors
Interns are trained to work with special populations in an outdoor setting.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
CO

Brethren Volunteer Service

Job Title: Volunteer
A program grounded in Christian faith and brings a spiritual dimension to Advocating Justice, Working for Peace, Serving Basic Human Needs and Maintaining the Integrity of Creation. http://www.brethrenvolunteerservice.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var.
Various

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Job Title: STARS Summer Training in Academic Research and Scholarship
The BWH STARS Program recruits underrepresented minority (URM) college and first-year medical students from around the USA into an eight-week mentored summer program. The students participate in intensive hands-on training in research methods and practice directly in the labs of the Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School's leading researchers. The program is hosted by the Office for Multicultural Faculty Careers (OMC) which is part of the Center for Faculty Development and Diversity (CFDD). Email: BWHSTARS@partners.org OBJECTIVES: *To provide underrepresented minority (URM) medical and undergraduate students an opportunity to engage in basic, clinical and translational research projects during the summer at Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) and Harvard Medical School (HMS), under the mentorship of experienced researchers. *To enhance the research capabilities of URM medical and undergraduate students. *To encourage these scholars to pursue advanced medical and graduate education and training.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 27
MA

Bristol Reg. Envir. Ctr.

Job Title: Interns
Students help in the education of school children and participate in the general maintenance of the Center.No official website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
CT

Bronx Zoo/Wildlife Conservation Park

Job Title: Education Internship
Teaching internships for Education Dept. and camp programs. Undergrad and grad students majoring in education or biological sciences may apply. Ability to relate to children and interest in wildlife conservation are essential.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NY

Brookfield Zoo

Job Title: Zoo Internships
Inerns are assigned an area in which to work and perform the duties of a regular full-time employee. http://www.brookfieldzoo.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
IL

Brookgreen Gardens

Job Title: Interns.(March-November)
Internships for horticulture students. Interns participate in bed maintenance, lawn maintenance, shrub maintenance, plant propagation and taxonomy. http://www.brookgreen.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
SC

Brookhaven National Lab

Job Title: Research Internship
Research opportunity with a lab member mentor, open to rising seniors. Contact the lab's Office of Educational Programs Educational Programs Brookhaven National Laboratory Bldg. 438 - P.O. Box 5000 Upton, NY 11973-5000 Phone: (631) 344-4000 E-mail:oep@bnl.gov http://www.bnl.gov/world/
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
NY

Brookhaven National Laboratory

Job Title: Science Communication Internship
Contact: Media & Communications, Building 400C, BNL, Upton, NY 11973 Participants will work at least ten 40-hour weeks on science news and feature stories for a variety of media outlets, including: The Bulletin, a weekly newspaper for employees and users; Discover Brookhaven, a periodical magazine showcasing the Laboratorys scientific research and discoveries; and Brookhavens website. Interns also will work on projects that might include news releases, fact sheets, brochures, video scripts, and government-relations work.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Contact office
New York

Brooklyn Botanic Garden

Job Title: Educ/Horticult. Interns.
Interns help maintain the garden and also teach children aged 9-17. http://www.bbg.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: April
NY

Brown in France

Job Title: Jr. (Science) Yr. Abroad
Study abroad in France at a choice of affiliated university participants in the international studies program with Brown; opportunities are semester or year long. http://www.brown.edu/Departments/French/Frenchpage/infrance.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
France

Brown LINK Award Program

Job Title: Internship
Potential internship opportunities for Brown students to work at MBL or on Brown-MBL Partnership projects this summer through the Brown LINK Award Program. the Brown-MBL Partnership Award Funding is found under the Career Specific Awards section. If you have questions contact: Mary Ann Seifer, Staff Coordinator, The Ecosystems Center, Marine Biological Laboratory, 7 MBL Street, Woods Hold, MA 02543 - 508-289-7472, mseifert@nb,edy and ecosystems.mbl.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 31, 2012
Brown University

Brown South Africa Volunteer Teachers Program

Job Title: Apprentice Teacher
Interns must commit to a full year of teaching beginning in January and ending in December. Teaching full load of classes, assisting in extra-curricular activities and living in the boarding house to supervise students. No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/22
S. Africa

Brukner Nature Center

Job Title: Internship
Gain experience by assisting Animal Program Coordinator and Rehab Center Supervisor in care and maintenance of animals. Maintain a daily journal. Gain experience by assisting in planning, preparing and conducting natural history, historical and native wildlife programs for grades preschool through 12. http://www.tdn-net.com/brokner/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
OH

Buckley Wildlife Sanct.

Job Title: Wildlife Mgmt Internships
Students are involved in all aspects of operating the sanctuary.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
KY

Burke Rehabilitation & Research

Job Title: Internship
The Burke Medical Research Institute invites applications from qualified undergraduate students for our Summer Student Research Program. This program provides an opportunity to conduct cutting-edge research for those students interested in pursuing a career in bio-medical sciences. Participants will be part of a laboratory research project related to neural repair and rehabilitation. Summer research students have extensive interaction and with their faculty mentors and the Burke Medical Research Staff. Go to website or email: summmerscience@burke.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: April 10
NY

Burroughs Wellcome Co

Job Title: Summer Lab Tech Positions
Intern as laboratory technician open to rising juniors and seniors, with knowledge in chemical or biological sciences; encourage minorities and women to apply.No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/28
NC

Butterfly Conservation

Job Title: Fieldwork
Volunteer in studies of butterflies in Great Britain-inquire for more information.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Great Britain

C.R.O.W. (Care & Rehabilitation of Wildlife)

Job Title: Internships
1. Veterinary students; assist staff vets. in diagnosis, treatment, surgery, lab procedures, etc. 2. Natural science students assist staff rehabilitators.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
FL

California Academy of Sciences

Job Title: Biological Illustration Internship
Work with one or more Academy scientists to develop illustrations that may be used in scientific publications. http://www.calacademy.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/15
CA

Callaway Gardens

Job Title: Horticulture internships
Work/study/project; choice 1) assist education programs in home horticulture and natural history or 2) work with practical daily maintenance of Gardens.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/28
GA

Camp Challenge

Job Title: Counselor
Positions available for Cabin Counselor, Activity Leaders, Head Counselors, and Support Staff. Many activity areas of the Summer Camping Program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
FL

Camp Kern

Job Title: Outdoor Education Intern.
Work with 5th/6th graders in an outdoor education program focused on natural history, especially that of Ohio State.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
OH

Camp Sea World

Job Title: Summer Internship
Interns will be involved in the operation of Camp Sea World and will assist instructors with every aspect of camp operations, from preparing class materials to implementing games and activities.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/28
FL

Camp Woodson

Job Title: Summer Internship
Lead and facilitate outdoor adventure activities for students aged thirteen to seventeen who have been through the court system and failed in the traditional school setting.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NC

Cape Cod Outdoor Ed. Ctr.

Job Title: Teacher/Counselor
Teach elementary school kids of outdoor environment.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
MA

Cape Cod Sea Camps

Job Title: Summer camp counselor positions
Counselors for summer camp.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MA

Caribbean Conservation Corp.

Job Title: Research Assistant, Internships
Participate in four hour nightly shifts. Help sea turtle biologists by tagging and measuring turtles, recording data and conducting beach surveys. No Official Website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Costa Rica

Caribbean Conservation Corp.

Job Title: Volunteer
Volunteer in various research and hands-on projects dealing with the Tortuguero Sea Turtle and Birds.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Tortugero

Carlsbad Caverns National Park

Job Title: Volunteer Opportunities
Perform a variety of volunteer tasks.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NM

Carnegie Mellon University

Job Title: Summer Undergrad. Research
Students are offered an opportunity to carry out an individual mentored research project in the context of cutting-edge research programs.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
PA

Carnegie-Mellon Univ.

Job Title: Clinical Psychology Prog.
Participate in this program that includes seminars and clinical research in clinical psychology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 5/1
PA

Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies (REU) - Research in Ecology

Job Title: Internship
"Translational Ecology for Undergraduates" - Undergraduates have opportunities to participate in an established ecological research environmental community, working closely with leading ecologists. Investigate the effects of pharmaceuticals and microbial processes in urban ecosystems, conduct independent research project design, including policy/management. Pending NSF funding for summer 2011 program; accepting applications Contact information: Patricia Zolnik, Research Coordinator - 845-677-7600 x326 or email: zolnikp@caryinstitute.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 5, 2012
Milllbrook, NY

Case Western Reserve Univ School of Medicine

Job Title: Biomedical Graduate Programs
Provides training with over 200 faculty advisors in biomedical PhD Programs. Conduct research in over 200 laboratories, publish research, earn outstanding postdocs, win fellowships and go on to become leaders in academic, industry and government.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Cleveland, OH

Catoctin Mountain Park

Job Title: Volunteer/Intern Positions
Positions are for a 12 week period. Work is performed both indoors and outdoors.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MD

Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve

Job Title: Science and Natural History Writer
Contact: Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve, Attn: Internship Program, 2660 Fawn Lake Drive NE, Bethel, MN 55005 Writers will use Cedar Creeks research experiments and create informational web pages, brochures, signage, and articles for the outreach program. John Thomas (Biology '03) did an internship in the BioCON project at Cedar Creek in Summer 2002.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Contact office
University of Minnesota

Center for Causal Consequences of Variation (CCV)

Job Title: Intern
The Church Lab (Department of Genetics) at Harvard Medical School is offering paid, 10-week summer undergraduate research internships for underrepresented students interested in research careers in genome sciences. Research Interns will participate in a variety of projects with the Center for Causal Consequences Variation (CCV), a Center for Excellence in Genomic Science (CEGS), focused on the development of cutting edge methods for genomics that hold promise for significantly advancing biological and medical research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 15
Cambridge, MA

Center for Coastal Studies

Job Title: Summer Admin. Interns
Assist in both field and labwork - marine and coastal science.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/15
MA

Center for Coastal Studies

Job Title: Field Biology Internships
Directed research cruises, field data gathering, plankton analysis.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/15
MA

Center for Marine Conservation

Job Title: Various Internships
3-Month long internships in marine debris, sea turtle conservation, marine mammal conservation, marine habitat protection, marine biological diversity.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
DC

Center for Sci in Public Interest

Job Title: Public Interest Int.
Summer intern in health and nutrition project in areas including alcohol and consumer health.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
DC

Center for Science in the Public Interest

Job Title: Various internships
Internships focusing on health and nutrition issues, disclosing deceptive marketing practices, dangerous food additives or contaminants, and flawed science propagated by profits. Also a vigorous program focused on reducing the harm caused by alcoholic beverages.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
DC

Central Wisconsin Envir. Station

Job Title: Envir. Ed internships
Work as staff member of Environmental Station (education center); teach environmental studies to K-12 students, direct programs for these students, also administrative duties.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
WI

Cetacean Research Unit

Job Title: Intern
Study behavior, ecology, natural history of whales and dolphins in local waters. Primary focus is long-term studies of New England whale populations, especially humpack whales.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
MA

Chemical Industry Institute of Toxicology

Job Title: Summer Internship Program
Interns work directly with members of scientific staff on specified research project. Interns present the result of their work to the CIIT staff on completion of their internship. Internships last 10 to 12 weeks.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
NC

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal Historical Park

Job Title: Internship
Interns work as volunters for the Park and will be supervised by an Interpretation Ranger.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MD

Chesapeake Bay Foundation

Job Title: Counselor-Estuarine Field
Counselor for field ecology/camping trips for 7-12 grade students.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
MD

Chesapeake Wildlife Sanctuary

Job Title: Wildlife Internships
Field work, can help shape programs.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MD

Chester Summer Scholars Program

Job Title: Summer Lab/Clinical Research
Participate in medical research under the supervision of a scientist as well as observe clinical procedures. Applicants must have completed their 2nd year of undergraduate studies in the sciences, and MUST be a resident of Ohio or attend a university in Ohio. Questions: 216-778-5946 or rprudhoe@metrohealth.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/17/12
Cleveland, OH

Chicago Botanic Garden

Job Title: Various internships
Various internships: plant conservation; horticulture; propagation, etc.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
IL

Chicago Center for Systems Biology (CCSB) - REU Projects

Job Title: Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Offering REU (Research Experiences for Undergraduates) program this summer. The Center seeks qualified undergraduates for REU fellowships. Stipends are $4,000 for ten-week projects. They will be awarded on a competitive basis based on academic excellence, motivation, scientific potential, compatibility of personal interests, and long-term career goals aligned with research programs of the CCSB. Applicants with computational science backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. All participants must be U.S. citizens (or permanent residents) and be enrolled in (but not yet graduated from) an accredited undergraduate college degree program with a concentration in a biological science field. If selected, students will be matched with a research mentor. During the program participants will be invited to lab meetings and seminars. In addition, they will have access to libraries, athletic facilities, and University-sponsored events. At the conclusion of the summer projects, students will produce a summary report and present their findings at an REU Symposium in the Gordon Center for Integrative Science at the University of Chicago. Contact Barry Aprison, Outreach Director, Education and Outreach Director, IGSB Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery, Rm. 10-114 The University of Chicago 900 E. 57th Street Chicago, Illinois 60637 baprison@bsd.uchicago.edu 224-221-3419 c 773-834-2787 w
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: December 10
University of Chicago & Northwestern University

Chicago Zoological Society

Job Title: Grounds Maint. Interns.
Practical experience and exposure to zoo operation of zoo careers.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
IL

Children's Hosp. Biomed Research, MA

Job Title: Summer Research
8-week supervised experience in Enders Research Facility Lab
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/15
MA

Children's Hospital Medical Center, OH

Job Title: Research Fellowship
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program at Cincinnati Childrens Hospital Medical Center offers undergraduates the chance to explore clinical and basic science research in laboratories in the Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. http://www.cincinnatichildrens.org/education/research/surf/default/
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Cincinnati, OH

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Job Title: Injury Science Research Experiences (REU)
In partnership with the Un. of Pennsylvania, the Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is accepting applications for 10-week paid summer research internships for undergraduate students. CIRP is a leading multi-disciplinary center engaged in collaborative cross-discipline research implementing real world applications. The Injury Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site program (sponsored by the National Science Foundation) provides underrepresented students with mentorship and hands-on research experience in the fields of engineering, behavioral science, education, population science and statistics as applied to pediatric injury science (i.e., prevention of injury; secondary prevention post-injury/traumatic stress). Each student works with a CIRP mentor on an assigned project and also attends formal workshops, meetings, field trips, seminars, and social events.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 31
PA

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Job Title: Research Institute Summer Scholars Program
Promoting The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Research Institute Summer Scholars Program (CRISSP). Applications are now being accepted! Undergraduates with a minimum 3.3 GPA and a strong interest in biomedical research are encouraged to apply. CRISSP is a 10-week competitive summer internship program for undergraduate students interested in careers in the biomedical sciences. CRISSP offers opportunities in basic, clinical, behavioral, and translational research. In addition to completing an independent research project, interns learn basic techniques and gain exposure to how research is conducted under the direction of CHOP faculty. -Opportunities for clinical shadowing for all students -Expanded programming to facilitate career exposure throughout the Hospital For more information please visit our website.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 31
PA

Children's Hospital, Los Angeles

Job Title: Summer Oncology Fellowship
Clinical oncology-related projects for medical students.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
CA

Chinatown Health Clinic

Job Title: Project Ahead
For Asian American Students-trainee program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NYC

Chippewa Nature Center

Job Title: Naturalist Internships
Learn functioning of a museum, include reading, journal, project.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various
MI

CHORI Summer Student Research Program

Job Title: Research Internship
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute - Provide short-term training opportunities for undergrads, medical and health prof students traditionally underrepresented in scientific research. Provides research training experience to stimulate interest in pursuing a career in biomedical, clinical and behavioral research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 2
Oakland, CA

Churchtown Outdoor Education Center


Learn and help instruct water-based activities and environmental studies to primarily disabled people. Inquire for more information. No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

CIEE

Job Title: Study Abroad
Courses in environmental science, ecology and tropical biology. Programs in Costa Rica, Dominican Republic, Thailand and Austrailia
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Various

Cincinnati Children's Hospital - Developmental Biology Division

Job Title: Fellowship
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship program at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center is intended to provide clinical and basic science research opportunities for undergraduate students in the laboratories of Pediatric faculty in the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. The ultimate goal of this program is to provide students with an excellent research foundation for making career choices in the biomedical sciences. Selected students are placed with research faculty with expressed interest in training undergrads. The students work with their laboratories to learn basic techniques and to conduct a research project.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Cincinnati, OH

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Job Title: Horticulture Internships
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
Ohio

Cispus Learning Center

Job Title: Internship
Conference and Learning Facility.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
WA

Citizen's Clearinghouse for Hazardous Wastes

Job Title: Internship
Internships opportunities available in Science, Journalism, Writing, Grassroots Organizing, Non-profit management, Research, and Development.No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
VN

Citizens for a Better Environment

Job Title: Internships
A non-profit environmental health organization. CBE integrates technical research, policy analysis, responsible litigation, and community outreach and education to fight urban environmental problems that impact public health.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.

City of Hope-Eugene & Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy

Job Title: Internship
At City of Hopes summer program students select their own research project according to their individual areas of interest and with an opportunity for a "hands-on" research experience. Selected participants then spend 10 weeks working full-time as a member of a biomedical research team. Offered are programs, meetings, seminars, poster presentation for students possessing potential to perform biomedical research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 15, 2011
Various (CA)

ClearView Healthcare Partners

Job Title: Internship
Seeking candidates for both internships and fulltime positions. Brown University student candidates submit application through Brown Student Job and Internship Board (adhere to application guidelines). Please see posting ID 119. Consulting firm serving companies within the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, and diagnostics sectors of healthcare. Have demonstrated interest in the biopharmaceutical industry. Job candidates contact: Katherine Yang (ScB '10) Katherine.Yang@clearviewhcp.com
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 3, 2011
Inquire

Cleveland Clinic

Job Title: Volunteer Internships
Internships in research in human fertility and reproductive biology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
OH

Cleveland Clinic Center for Reproductive Medicine

Job Title: Internship
Offers real-time bench research experience. Mentoring by world renowned faculty. Lectures from a team of international scientists and physicians. Intensive training in scientific writing. Opportunity to observe innovative procedures during live surgeries. Opportunity to publish multiple articles in prestigious medical journals.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1, 2011
Cleveland, OH

Close Concerns, Inc.

Job Title: Associate
A healthcare information company focused on diabetes and obesity. Dedicated to improving patient outcomes by educating researchers, scientists, business leaders, doctors, and patients. A three-month summer associate position for students with a significant science background. Complete independent project; summarize scientific journal articles; contact experts in fields; atttend research meetings. Academic excellence; strong scientific background; outstanding writing/editing/interpersonal skills. Send resume (GPA) and cover letter to kelly.close@concerns.com and sanjay.trehan@closeconcerns.com.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
San Francisco, CA

Co-op/ Internship Opportunities

Job Title: Internship
Listing of opportunities participating in co-op site for veterinary and animal behavior.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varies
Varies

Co-op/Internships and Summer Research Opportunities

Job Title: Internship
Bioinformatics, Genomics & Proteomics All opportunities listed are PAID, unless otherwise indicated. This website lists opportunities from the larger "Co-op/Internship and Summer Research Opportunities in the Life Sciences" website that offer experience in bioinformatics, genomics, computational biology or proteonomics.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Varied

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Job Title: CSHL - Undergraduate Research Program (URP)
CSHLs Undergraduate Research Program (URP) provides one of the few places where young people are instructed in the techniques of modern biology while becoming integrated members of a vibrant scientific community. Each year, approximately 25 students from around the world are accepted to the fully subsidized, 10-week summer program to work with senior Laboratory staff members on independent research projects in: Cancer biology Neuroscience Plant biology Cellular and molecular biology Genetics Computational biology
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Varied Sites

Colgate University

Job Title: Semester-long biomedical research
Semester (14 weeks) working in research sponsored by the NIH at NIH site
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 12/15
MD

College Fund/UNCF

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Internship
Internships for minority undergraduate students in ecology research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/31
Various

College Settlement of Phila.

Job Title: Naturalist camp counselors
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
PA

Collegiate School Teaching Institute

Job Title: Minority 2 wk summer training
Topics include curriculum design, teaching strategies, course planning, assessment of students' work, teaching and learning styles, interviewing and job search process.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
NYC

Colorado State University

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Fellowships
Research projects in biochemistry and molecular biology and participate in seminars and activities. Open to rising juniors and seniors.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/15/92
CO

Columbia University

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Scholars
Undergraduates perform biology-related research in various disciplines. Research labs located at Columbia and Barnard for 10-week summer session.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1, 2011
NY

Columbia University Medical Center

Job Title: Northeast Regional Alliance MedPrep Scholars Program
Three-year summer program for pre-med freshmen and sophomores from economically disadvantaged and/or under-represented in the medical field. Opportunities to take classes in the sciences and gain clinical and research experience. Partnership between NJ Medical School, Mt Sinai School of Medicine, Columbia College and Manhattan Staten Island Area Health Education Center.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
NY - resident of five boroughs of NYC

Columbia University Summer Public Health Scholars Program (SPHSP)

Job Title: Scholar
The SPHSP is a collaboration between the Colleges of Public Health, Physicians & Surgeons, Dental Medicine, & Nursing. Funding for this program was made possible through the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention through the Office of Minority Health & Health Equity. This is a bachelor's-level initiative targeting underrepresented students to learn about public health, specifically minority health disparities. This is a unique program because it is geared towards high-potential students who may or may not have any prior knowledge of public health. During the program, students are introduced to the field of public health by taking courses in several disciplines. Students are also placed in an internship, which may focus on health policy, environmental health, behavioral health, epidemiology, or another public health field. The common thread between all these internships is the issue of health disparities. The program includes a week-long trip to Atlanta to visit the Centers for Disease Control. (Office of Diversity, Columbia University, 212-305-4157)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/14/12
New York

Columbia Unversity BiolGERT's Research Program

Job Title: Fellowship
The Columbia University IGERT on Optical Techniques for Actuation, Sensing, and Imaging of Biological Systems (BioIGERT), a National Science Foundation IGERT program, will support outstanding undergraduates as Summer Research Fellows. Those selected will have an opportunity to participate fully in the interdisciplinary research activities of the BioIGERT faculty across the Departments of Physics, Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Electrical Engineering, and includes collaborative research with industry including IBM Yorktown Heights. For details about BioIGERT, please visit: www.bioigert.columbia.edu Ria Miranda, IGERT Administrator,646-205-0475 www.bioigert.columbia.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
New York

Columbus & Franklin County Metro Park

Job Title: Internships (Spring, Summer, Fall)
Internships in Forestry, Horticulture, Naturalist, Living Historical Farm, Park Maintenance and others.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
OH

Communicating for Agriculture

Job Title: Work Study, 3-18 months
Scholarships to travel to a European country to support the CA Exchange Program (work on farms) and international agriculture; 1 week tour of Florida farms-inquire for more information.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varies
Europe

Communicating for Agriculture (CA)

Job Title: Trainee
Practical agriculture business, no one management, horticulture - separate programs, begin April, January, September.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varies

Computational Science Undergraduate Research (CSURE) (REU)

Job Title: Research Internship
The Computational Science for Undergraduate Research Experiences site project (Un. of Tennessee) will direct a group of undergraduate students to explore the emergent computational science models and techniques proven to work in a number of data and compute intensive applications using the supercomputers at the National Institute for Computational Sciences (NICS) Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The CSURE program will give students a synergistic set of knowledge and skills they need to begin using computational methods, as well as provide each student an intensive research experience with a faculty or lab mentor. Online application available.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 29
TN

Concern America

Job Title: Volunteerships for Health Professionals
Go to Central America, help in refugee aid, public health, nutrition, health education sanitation, and community organization, month to years commitment; need fluency in Spanish.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Latin America

Conservation Volunteers, North. Ireland

Job Title: Wildlife Holidays
3 months, help the environment and community in Northern Ireland, all expenses paid; later employment may be possible.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
N. Ireland

Conte Center for Computational Neuropsychiatric Genomics

Job Title: REU - University of Chicago
Applicants will be awarded on a competitive basis based on academic excellence, motivation, scientific potential, compatibility of personal interests, and long-term career goals aligned with research programs of the Conte Center. Applicants with computational science backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. All participants must be U.S. citizens (or permanent residents) and be enrolled in (but not yet graduated from) an accredited undergraduate college degree program with a concentration in a biological science field. Send via mail or email all application materials to: Barry Aprison, Ph.D. Education and Outreach Director, IGSB Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery, Rm. 10-114 The University of Chicago 900 E. 57th Street Chicago, Illinois 60637 baprison@bsd.uchicago.edu 224-221-3419 c 773-834-2787 w Students will be matched with a research mentor invited to lab meetings and seminars. Access to libraries, athletic facilities, and University-sponsored events. At the conclusion of the summer projects, students will produce a summary report and present their findings at an REU Symposium in the Gordon Center for Integrative Science at the University of Chicago.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 10
Chicago, IL

Coral Pink Sand Dunes State Park

Job Title: Internship
At this time no paid internships and no volunteer positions. May make special arrangements where there has been interest. There are 2-3 seasonal positions yearly recruitment beginning in Feb/Mar. Dates and salary may possibly change.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
UT

Cornell Medical School

Job Title: Research for Undergraduates
The Office of Research Integrity and Assurance is committed to providing the highest level of education for the research community we support. To this end, we have organized and sponsored a number of educational initiatives in matters relating to Research Integrity in the conduct of human, animal, and basic scientific research, collaborating with the academic and biomedical research community at Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and its associated institutions and organizations.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
New York

Cornell University - Shoals Marine Laboratory

Job Title: Intern
Cornell and UNH students receive preference for these internships. Education and research in marine science offers undergraduate students the opportunity to study marine science in the field with exceptional faculty from institutions throughout North America. Contact shoals-lab@cornell.edu or call (607) 255-3717
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Maine/New Hampshire

Council for Internat'l Exchange

Job Title: Cooperative Russian Lang Prog for Sci. Students
Study abroad programs around the world - each affiliated with a university or study program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/20

Council on Undergrad Research - CUR

Job Title: Summer Fellowships
Participate in research at predominantly undergraduate institutions in areas of science and mathematics.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
National

Creighton Univ Pre-Dental Prog.

Job Title: Seven Week Summer Prep Program
Program offers advanced undergraduates interested in a dental career intensive reinforcement in the basic sciences and exposure to the dental preclinical laboratory.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/3
NE

Dahlem Environmental Education Center

Job Title: Teacher/Natational-Summer Camp
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/15
MI

Dallas Botanical Garden

Job Title: Year-Round Interships
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
TX

Danish Institute for Study Abroad

Job Title: Scholarship
Offers a three session, or seven-week design, university-level summer programs in Copenhagen with possibility of study tours to other European locations. A high degree of cross-cultural immersion. Check the web site for course descriptions, fees and deadlines. Contact the North American office at 800-247-3477 or dis@umn.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Denmark

Darling Marine Center

Job Title: Internship
Work alongside University faculty conducting research in a variety of fields. Project topics include estuarine biogeochemitsry, marine mycology, historical studies on wrecks in maine waters, invertebrate biology and lobster ecology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
ME

Dartmouth College

Job Title: Bioengineering Summer Research
Research internships in areas including cell biology, biochemistry, and bioengineering.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/2
NH

Deep Portage

Job Title: Seasonal Instructor
Lead interpretive programs. Teach environmental education classes. Host Interpretive Center.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MN

Delaware Nature Society

Job Title: Internship
Interns assist with the maintenance and promotion of Delaware Nature Society memberships.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
DE

Denali Institute

Job Title: Field Course
Learn firsthand from park researchers about northern birds, tundra and forest ecology. Course highlights a coastal experience in Kenai Fjords National Park and with the Alaska Sealife Center, a cultural component with the Univ. of Alaska Museum and seven days in Denalli National Park and the Alaskan Range.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
AK

Denver Botanic Gardens

Job Title: Appl. Horticulture Intern
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
CO

Department of Agriculture Forestry Service

Job Title: Volunteer
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
DC/US

Department of Energy

Job Title: Undergraduate Research Program
Participate in research at one of seven laboratories.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
Various

Department of Health & Human Services

Job Title: Minority Summer Research
Apply for funding to carry out research with any eligible sponsor (with NIH support; any institution)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
nationwide

DeRoyal Industries

Job Title: Med. Business Summer Int
Intern in marketing pharmaceuticals.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Winter
TN

Des Moines University's Health Professions Advanced Summer Scholars

Job Title: Scholar
P.A.S.S. program is offered to sophomores and juniors to prepare and enhance chances of entering medical school and other health professions. Three-week program to provide participants with a vision of medical school in osteopathic medicine, podiatric medicine and surgery, physical therapy and physician assistant studies.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1, 2011
IA

Direct Relief International

Job Title: Vol Health Professionals
Volunteer medical aid for medical students, physicians, nurses, technicians, etc., up to one year service.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Var

Dirigo Cruises Ltd.

Job Title: Educational programs
Various educational programs/marine curriculum exchange such as College Semester at Sea, A marine education sea apprenticeship and a yr and one half voyage around the world.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Various

Dirigo Cruises Ltd.


Summer education programs ranging 3 days to 6 week cruises.No Official Website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Var

DIS (Denmark)

Job Title: International Study Program
Study abroad in English
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Var

DISCOVER Magazine

Job Title: Magazine & Web Editorial Internship Program
DISCOVER, a general audience science magazine with a print readership of 6 million and a rapidly growing Web site, offers both print and Web internships. Interns receive a stipend, work full-time, and are vital members of the editorial team. All interns work from our friendly New York City office. Magazine interns primarily research and fact-check articles but also have the opportunity to write news stories, book/movie reviews, and blog posts/online articles. Interns are further immersed in the inner workings of a magazine through staff meetings, lunches with editors, and writing/reporting workshops. Our Web interns spend most of their time writing blog posts and working on feature stories and photo galleries for the site, along with some other production and administrative tasks. This is an excellent training ground for a Web-savvy journalist who wants to develop his/her news judgment and writing ability, and who wants to learn the workings of online journalism. Please send cover letter, resume, and clips. Magazine Internship Contact: Andrew Grant, Reporter/Researcher E-mail: agrant@discovermagazine.com Web Internship Contact: Amos Zeeberg, Online Managing Editor E-mail: azeeberg@discovermagazine.com
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Contact office
Various

Dodge Nature Center

Job Title: Internships
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MN

DOE-Dept. of Energy Laboratories/Science Undergrad Labs

Job Title: Internships
Internships offered at various laboratories
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
National

Dolphin Research Center

Job Title: Various programs
Dolphinlab is a one-week program which gives participants the chance to interact personally with dolphins, tuition required. Volunteer and intern program offers first-hand experience learning to work at a marine mammal care facility.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
FL

Dolphin Research Center

Job Title: Volunter/Internship
Interns gain valuable hands-on training and participate in a variety of duties relating to everyday operations of the facility.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
FL

Duke University - Marine Lab - Nicholas School of the Environment

Job Title: Scholar
Participate in a 10-week semi-independent research program with faculty mentors at the Duke Marine Lab. Research projects focus on one of four areas of study: marine genetics, environmental toxicology, coastal and estuarine processes, and marine sensory physiology, ecology and behavior. Contact Dr. Forward (rforward@duke.edu or 252-504-7610 for information concerning program and tuition scholarships. also, dukemarinelab.net
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: April 15
NC

Duke University - Organization for Tropical Studies

Job Title: Intern
International training and education program focusing on Biology, Pre-Med, Health and Environmental Science to gain hands-on field research experience while earning academic credit. Or contact: Patty Kustron, Director of Enrollment Management 919/684-5155 or pkustron@duke.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Durham, NC - Costa Rica and South Africa

Duke University - SROP - Summer Research Opportunity Program

Job Title: Research Fellow
training program designed to give motivated undergraduate students hands-on experience in graduate-level biomedical research. The Program is designed for students who are seriously considering joining a Ph.D. Graduate Program following the completion of their undergraduate degree. The Program emphasizes direct laboratory experience. Students spend a majority of their time learning research techniques in the laboratory, attending lab meetings, interacting with members of other labs, and otherwise conducting themselves just as though they had entered graduate school. Each student is mentored by a faculty mentor, solving real research problems in an active, modern biomedical research laboratory.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 31
NC

Dupont

Job Title: Summer Emp-Sci Eng, Bus
Research opportunity. Summer employment opportunities in engineering, science, and business; interns will be assigned a project and will work under the supervision of employees.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
DE

Earthwatch

Job Title: Field Work Assistants
Assist in research projects in the field.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Various

Eastern Michigan University

Job Title: Summer Courses
Opportunities in Europe and Asia studying art, culture, society; any season, varying in length of programs.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Various

Eastern Michigan Univiversitiy

Job Title: Undergraduate Courses
Various courses offered in Biology, Ecology, Human Physiology and Microbiology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
MI

Eastman/Kodak

Job Title: Summer Technical Jobs
Summer technical jobs for those interested in engineering, physics, chemistry, or business; areas of work include research, production, industrial relations, administration, and marketing.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
TN

Einstein College of Medicine - Summer Undergraduate Research Program

Job Title: Intern
Nine-week opportunity to work in a basic research laboratory with leading scientific investigators. Specifically designed for students completing their junior year, have a strong background in the sciences, and considering a career related to biomedical research. Offers weekly faculty research seminars and career workshop. November SURP online application available
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 2011
NY

Einstein College of Medicine (SURP)

Job Title: Summer Student
SURP students arrive at Einstein in mid-June and spend nine weeks working in a laboratory. Students are matched to a laboratory in the area of interest they indicate on their application. At the end of the program, students present their research in a poster session. In addition to research, SURP students participate in a variety of complementary scientific activities: small-group meetings to discuss their research with other students, weekly faculty seminars on hot research topics, a workshop on ethical issues in science and medicine, and
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
New York

Elizabeth Stone House

Job Title: Volunteer Internships
Provide general emotional support to women and children in the house. See enclosed description.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MA

Emory Center got Science Education (CSE)

Job Title: Research and Internships
The program allows undergraduate students to conduct supervised research with a faculty mentor. Students receive training in the research methods applicable to their research plan, analyze their data and create written and oral presentations of their results. At the end of the summer, each participant takes part in a formal research symposium.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Varied

Emory U Div of Public Health

Job Title: Minority Public Health Summer Program
Minority MCAT enrichment program involving class work, seminars, tours, and presentations.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
GA

Emory U School of Medicine

Job Title: Minority MCAT Enrichment Program
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/5
GA

Emory University - MD Summer Experience

Job Title: Internship
Much more than a shadowing program, MD-SEE offers genuine clinical experience, classroom guidance on presentations, and a vigorous look at current issues and practices in medicine. This course will cover variable topics of special interest in the field of Clinical Neurology. Undergraduates will have an opportunity to correlate experience with actual patients with the science behind the diagnosis. During their time in the clinics, students will act as a patient assistant, helping patients who may have partial paralysis or loss of sensation. They will learn the basics of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and will record patients history and neurological findings in compliance with HIPAA while observing real-life patient examinations. Each student will be assigned a Clinical Neurology faculty mentor who will help develop the writing and poster projects. Publication of student work will be encouraged, co-authored by the faculty mentor. summerprograms@emory.edu 404-727-0671
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 22, 2012
Atlanta, GA

Emory University - Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology

Job Title: Summer Student
The NBB major combines behavioral biology with the study of how the nervous system controls body functions and cognition. Using the concepts of evolution as a unifying theme, the major represents a unique interdisciplinary synthesis of the fields of Neuroscience and Behavior and provides a breadth and focus not found in traditional Biology, Psychology, Biopsychology, Neuroscience, or Anthropology programs.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Atlanta, GA

Environmental & Energy Study Institute

Job Title: Internship
A non-profit organization established by Congressional leaders and dedicated to promoting environmentally sustainable societies.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
DC

Environmental Action Foundation

Job Title: Interns
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
DC

Environmental Learning Center, Inc.

Job Title: Interns
Enhance your teaching and natural history skills during this highly regarded nine-month naturalist training program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
MN

Environmental Toxicology Center

Job Title: Minority Summer Research Program
Study in research facilities and work with faculty and researchers in on-going research projects. Discuss environmental toxicology issues of special relevance to minorities. Applicants should be African American, Hispanic, or Native American.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
WI

EPA's National Network for Environmental Mngt.

Job Title: Fellowship Program
Environmental Management studies fellowships that provide undergraduate and graduate students an opportunity to participate in a fellowship project that is directly related to their field of study.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/24
DC

Erie National Wildlife Refuge

Job Title: Volunteers
Many internship projects available. See enclosed.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.

Esperanza International Summer Internship

Job Title: Internship
Esperanza International is a student-run 501(c)3 non profit organization dedicated to addressing the social and environmental consequences of resource extraction. The Esperanza Summer Internship offers an opportunity to aid an indigenous group by utilizing the tremendous social capital available in our university context. Interns will travel to Ecuador during summer 2011 and play a vital role in the development and success of cultural conservation, community development and education projects. We seek a diverse group of talented individuals from many academic backgrounds with a passion for learning and a desire to serve. Interns will be engaged in an interdisciplinary, first-hand study of the oil extraction process in Ecuador and its social and environmental implications. The investigation will focus on the involved local interplay of political economics, history, and cultural identity. Join our team of student leaders working to fight injustice on a global scale while making change on a local level. Approximate dates: June 10 - August 6, 2011 *Esperanza Interns are unpaid. Contact Blair_Cameron@brown.edu or Lauren_Schleimer@brown.edu for anapplication!
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Contact Student Interns
Ecuador

Fairchild Tropical Garden

Job Title: Tropical Plant Internships
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
FL

Fairview Lake Camps Center

Job Title: Naturalist Internships
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NJ

Farm Sanctuary

Job Title: Internship
Help rescue, care for and advocate for suffering victims of food animal production everyday.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NY

Fernwood Nature Center

Job Title: Naturalist Intern Program
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
MI

Flathead Lake Bio Station


Offered through the U. of Montana-semester long or 4 or 8 week courses; internships also available, subjects on ecology, freshwater zoology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MT

Florida State Parks


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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
FL

Fogarty International Ctr (NIH)

Job Title: Planning & Eval Intern
Intern in planning, evaluation, information dissemination etc at Nat'l Institutes of Health. http://www.fic.nih.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
DC

Food for the Hungry

Job Title: Overseas Volunteers
Assist in civil engineering projects in Asia, Africa, or South America; sample responsibility would be to supervise.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Worldwide

Fossil Rim Wildlife Center

Job Title: Animal Care Internship
Learn about a variety of subjects including conservation, endangered species, animal record keeping, exhibit design, population management strategies, and chemical immobilization, through videos, readings and personal observations of veterinary procedures for exotic and domestic species.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
TX

Four Corners School of Outdoor Ed.

Job Title: Courses
Outdoor research and adventure trips. Courses in archeology, geology, ecology, and biology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/15
Various

Four Directions Summer Research Program (FDSRP)

Job Title: Internship
Are you a college student with an interest in Medicine, Public Health, or Biomedical Science? Would you like to visit Boston in the summer and work with leading doctors at Harvard Medical School? Do you want to gain new skills, and knowledge that can be used to help yourself, your community, and future generations of Native peoples? -Minimum 1 year of undergraduate studies in a 4-year undergraduate degree program prior to start of program (June) -Demonstrated interest in careers in medicine, public health, or biomedical sciences. -At least (1) one introductory science course (can include biology or chemistry) -NOT taking the August MCAT (the time constraints of the program do not allow adequate time for studying for this important exam)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 17
MA

Franklin General Hospital

Job Title: Clinical intern. (pre-med)
Program open to rising juniors and seniors who are residents in the hospital's service area.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 12/15
NY

Frontier Nursing Service

Job Title: Volunteer Courier Program
Volunteers serve as couriers to health professionals serving clinics in rural Kentuckyhttp://www.frontiernursing.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
KY

Ganna Walska Lotusland

Job Title: Horticulture Internships
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
CA

Gap Medics

Job Title: pre-med; pre-health; pre-dent; pre-PA
One of the worlds leading pre-health organizations providing an exceptional range of global medical education projects designed exclusively to inspire and educate Pre-Med and Pre-Health students. Opportunities are available for projects in Tanzania, Thailand, Zanzibar and The Czech Republic for students pursuing studies in Pre-Medicine, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Dentistry, Pre-Midwifery and Pre-Physicians Assistant. American Pre-Health students can join a special project for summer 2013 beginning on either the 26th of May or the 9th of June while students at colleges who follow the quarter system academic calendar are free to join the program throughout their summer study break. To view independent reviews and real student feedback on these projects follow this link to GoOverseas.Com
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Various Sites Worldwide

Garden in the Woods

Job Title: Horticulture Internships
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
MA

Gateways to the Laboratory

Job Title: Summer Internship Program
10 weeks. Hands on research experience and participate in seminars, rounds and discussions. Open to underrepresented minorities. Students will be assigned to either Cornell Univ. Med. College, Rockefeller University, or Sloan-Kettering Institute. http://www.med.cornell.edu/mdphd/summerprogram/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/2
NY

Genentech

Job Title: Summer Internship
Research in DNA. Students should have background in any biological or chemical sciences, computer science or business, biochemical or chemical engineering; must work in laboratory research or business. Application of scientific knowledge to the treatment and cure of serious human diseases. http://www.gene.com/gene/index.jsp
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
CA

Georgetown University


Summer medical and dental courses offered.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
DC

Gerstner Sloan-Kettering

Job Title: Summer Student
Students have the opportunity for hands-on research experience in cutting-edge biomedical research laboratories. Eligibility & Selection Criteria Undergraduate freshmen, sophomores, and juniors with a proven interest in biomedical research are invited to apply. Award/Stipend Summer undergraduate research students receive a generous stipend and housing. Areas of Research Search our Faculty/Research database to learn more about each faculty member's research. How To Apply Students may apply online to the Summer Undergraduate Research Program. Online Application Students interested in applying to the summer undergraduate research program may do so by completing and submitting the online application and providing all supporting documents.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
New York

Glacier Institute

Job Title: Various internships
Teacher/naturalist;meal planning; cleaning; caretaking. Seasonal positions. http://www.glacierinstitute.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MT

Glaciological & Arctic Sciences Inst.

Job Title: Summer Field work
Artic expeditionary program. Instruction is combined directly with field investigations and ongoing research. Strenuous field work. http://www.mines.uidaho.edu/glacier/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
AK

Glen Helen Outdoor Ed. Ctr.

Job Title: Grad. Stud. Cr.-W/S sem int
http://www.glenhelen.org/OEC/OEC.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
OH

Global Impact Corp/Global Impact Fellows

Job Title: Fellowships

Fellows participate with local eye care professionals to eliminate barriers to facilitate comprehensive year-round support for patients living in extreme poverty.
http://www.uniteforsight.org/volunteer-abroad


Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Abroad

Global Volunteers

Job Title: Rural Development Programs
Help out in community projects in a variety of countries worldwide, projects 2-3 weeks. http://www.globalvolunteers.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
Worldwide

Green Chimneys Farm Ctr.

Job Title: Internships
Assist the professional farm staff, teaching students at Green Chimneys school. Individualized programs are supervised by staff in outdoor education, animal husbandry, special education and horticulture. http://www.greenchimneys.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NY

Green Mountain Club

Job Title: Naturalist Internships, year round
Various unpaid internships working on trails throughout Vermont. Housing, food and transporation provided. http://www.greenmountainclub.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/31
VT

Greenburgh Nature Center

Job Title: Internships
The Center's mission is conservation, education, research, and cultural enrichment. Interns will take on the role of the Center's staff in carrying out the responsibilities necessary to meet the Center's objectives. http://www.townlink.com/community_web/gnc/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NY

Grice Marine Laboratory

Job Title: Independent Research
Ten week program of independent research in physiology, cell and molecular biolgoy of marine organisms. http://www.cofc.edu/~grice/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
SC

Guadalupe Mt. National Park

Job Title: Volunteer
Work a 40 hour work week as a volunteer under Volunteers Parks (VIP) Program in the field of your choice for whatever period of time the college requires. Park provides necessary training and supervision and housing at no cost to the student. http://www.desertusa.com/guad
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
TX

H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest

Job Title: Independent Research
Research projects available in the following areas: water use by riparian-zone trees in Douglas-fir forests, controls on the relative contributions of autotrophic and heterotrophic respiration, role of bryophytes in nutrient cycling of old-growth forests, use of isotope ratios in small watersheds as indicators of ecosystem function. http://www.fsl.orst.edu/lter/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/2
OR

Hartford Food System

Job Title: Internship
Assist farm manager full time with organic vegetable production on 11 acres and with related educational and work activities for suburban and inner city shareholders.http://www.hartfordfood.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
CT

Hartford Hospital

Job Title: Clinical Fellowships
Research projects, seminars, observation of diagnosis and treatment are all parts of this program.http://www.harthosp.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/6
CT

Hartford Hospital Student Research

Job Title: Fellowship
The Summer Student Research Fellowship Program offers a unique clinical research opportunity for college students pursuing careers in medicine. The fellowship is designed exclusively for pre-medical students (who are U.S. citizens or permanent residents) completing either their junior or senior year in college. It offers the student an introduction to research methodology, patient treatment, and ethical issues in medicine as well as exposure to a broad spectrum of health care providers within a large community teaching hospital.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
CT

Harvard Forest

Job Title: Summer Research
Conducting research on vegetation dynamics, nutrient cycling, forest history, ecology and historical aspects of invasive plants, atmosphere-biosphere exchanges related to global warming and plan-animal interactions http://www.lternet.edu/hfr/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/7
MA

Harvard Forest - Harvard University

Job Title: undergraduate students
Collaboration with scientists conducting ecological research for an 11-week session. Focus is on the dynamics of forest ecosystems and their response to natural and human disturbances.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/6
VAR

Harvard Medical School - NE Regional Primate Research Center

Job Title: Research Internship
The New England Primate Research Center, Harvard Medical School will offer a Summer Training Program for a small number of qualified pre-baccalaureate students this summer months. Candidates should have an interest in biology and/or medicine. Positions available for undergraduates in areas including neuroscience, genetics, behavioral Biology, immunology, microbiology/virology, comparative pathology, primate medicine. Email outline and letters of recommendation to: neprc_summerprogram@hms.harvard.edu Send official transcripts to: Summer Pre-Bacclaureate Program, Attention: Jane FitzPatrick, N.E. Primate Research Center, Harvard Medical School, One Pine Hill Drive, P.O. Box 9102, Southborough, MA 01772-9102
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 12
Southborough, MA

Harvard Medical School - Partners Health Care

Job Title: College Laboratory Internships
Applicants must give their preference for one of the following internship choices in their cover letters – Laboratory for Molecular Medicine (LMM) & BioSample Services Facility (BSF) or DNA Sequencing, Genotyping & Microarray. Internships will be offered in only these groups. The Center for Personalized Genetic Medicine may host college students for laboratory internships during the summer. The internships may last anywhere from six to ten weeks, or in special occasion available for a gap year. Internships may be available in the laboratory or office environment, depending on the Center’s needs and student interest. Interns will attend regular lab meetings. Interns should participate in at least one relevant seminar per week at Harvard Medical School or one of the area teaching hospitals (e.g. MGH, BWH, etc.). The internship will conclude with a lunch meeting where each intern will make a presentation. The cover letter should explain why you would like to intern at PCPGM. All materials should be sent to Amy McGlinn at amcglinn@partners.org. Alternatively, materials may be sent to Amy McGlinn via fax (617-525-4488) or mail (77 Avenue Louis Pasteur, Suite 250, Boston, MA 02115). Application Requirements Cover Letter Resume Transcript Recommendation Phone Interview
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1
Boston, MA

Harvard Medical School (SHURP)

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Research
Ten week research program for minority students who are considering careers in biological or biomedical science research; offers a variety of opportunities in microbial genetics, physiology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, etc. http://www.hms.harvard.edu/dms/diversity/shurpintro.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
MA

Harvard School of Public Health

Job Title: Minority Summer Internships
Research in a variety of areas including microbial genetics, biochemistry, cardiac and cardio-pulmonary functions and pathology, studies of blood cells, causes and treatment of high blood pressure, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, virology Open to minority students.http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/2
MA

Harvard University - MIT Division of Health Sciences & Technology

Job Title: Internship
The Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology (HST) is sponsoring its 2011 Summer Institute with one track in Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics (BIG) and one in Biomedical Optics. We would like to invite undergraduate students from your institution to visit our website at http://web.mit.edu/hstsummer. The Summer Institute in Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics offers an intensive internship that includes classes, research projects and training in technical communication. Classes with clinical researchers meet twice a week; the mentored research projects, carried out under the supervision of investigators at Harvard Medical School, the Harvard teaching hospitals and MIT, may, and often do, result in refereed publications. The labs are located in various Harvard Medical School sites, including Children's Hospital and the Brigham and Womens Hospital. Please note that this is a research-oriented program for students who aspire to a career involving research in genetics/genomics and/or bioinformatics/computer science and related disciplines. Our partner for the program is the i2b2 National Center for Biomedical Computing. Contact this program by email to www.bigsummer@mit.edu. Through this contact, applicants may also be connected with the director of the program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/31/12
MA

Harvard University-New England Primate Research Center

Job Title: Summer Research
Work in research division and shadow clinical veterinarian. http://www.hms.harvard.edu/nerprc/summer_prog.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
MA

Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology

Job Title: Internship
The HST and i2b2 Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics program (BIG) introduces participants to the intersection of quantitative and biomedical sciences, providing them with broad knowledge of clinical relevancy as well as specific skills in the information science of genomics.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
MIT, MA

Hastings Center

Job Title: Student Interns-BIOETHICS
Projects focusing on Biomedical Ethics
http://www.thehastingscenter.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NY

Hatfield Marine Science Ctr

Job Title: Courses
Material filed with SC listings. Courses for winter, spring, or summer affiliated with Oregon State University, in Newport, OR.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: June
OR

Hawaiin Islands Nat'l Wildlife Refuge

Job Title: Volunteer
Seabird monitoring and research; control of introduced alien plants; maintenance and repair of equipment and facilities; data entry and report writing; assisting with small boat operations. http://pacificislands.fws.gov/wnwr/pnorthwestnwr.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
HA

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary

Job Title: Research, Ed., var. int.
Hands-on training experience that strengthens your ability to contribute to conservation of birds. http://www.hawkmountain.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
PA

Hawthorne Valley

Job Title: Summer Envir Internships /Camp Couns
Environmental education internship; involves gathering of information, materials and equipment needed for various activities (leading groups of 5-8 children); also camp counselor positions http://www.hawthornevalleyfarm.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NY

Health & Environmental Sciences Group

Job Title: Research Assistant
Aid as necessary several researchers working on a number of projects such as the health effects of cellular telephones and silicone breast implants, and the efficacy of low-dose oral alpha-interferon. Internships are for 6 months. http://www.niehs.nih.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
DC

Health Career Connection (HCC)

Job Title: Summer Internships
HCCs comprehensive summer internship program provides hands on exposure, experience and mentoring. This educational internship assists undergraduate students and recent graduates to pursue careers in public health, health policy and management, health education, community health, nursing administration, pre-medicine, health information technology and environmental health. HCC partners with leading health organizations to offer meaningful internship experiences based in seven regions: Northern California, Central Valley, Southern California,Coachella Valley, New England, New York/New Jersey and North Carolina. HCC also partners with leading graduate health professions schools to provide regional intern cohorts with professional development workshops and information about how to best prepare and be competitive applicants for graduate education. Questions about the application process contact Trisha Lee Garcia: tlgarcia@healthcareers.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 6, 2012
CA, NY, NJ, New England

Health Development Corp.

Job Title: Summer Interns in Fitness industry
Develop hands on experience in fitness, administration, etc.

No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MA

Health Development Corporporation

Job Title: Health & Fitness Internships
Comprehensive learning experience that can include recreational and activity programming, post rehabilitation program/post medical care, etc. No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MA

Healthy Mothers, Health Babies Coalition

Job Title: Internship
Interns to work in our national office in Washington, DC. A non-profit organization composed of over 100 organizational members concerned with the health of mothers and children in the United States.
http://www.hmhb.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
DC

Henry Ford Hospital

Job Title: Lab/Clinical Research
Apprenticeship program for students interested in careers in biomedical research or health care.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/13
MI

HHMI's Janelia Farm Research Facility

Job Title: Scholars
Janelia Farm's Undergraduate Scholars summer program in fields such as chemical biology, biomedical engineering, physics and computer science with hands-on lab experience and weekly seminars.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/13/12
VA

Higher Achievement Program (HAP)

Job Title: Summer teacher
Teach 4-5 classes/day, 4 days/week in math, literature, "hands on" science, or writing. Create formal daily lesson plans, lead organized recreational activities, chaperone field trips. http://www.higherachievement.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
DC

Higher Ed Consortium for Urban Affairs

Job Title: Semester Study Program
Interdisciplinary study programs combining custom-designed internship placements, reading seminars, field work and internship seminars. http://www.hecua.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MN

Highlands Biological Station

Job Title: Field Courses
10 day long courses in various ecological topics in N.C., in the summer, research and scholarships available. http://www.wcu.edu/hibio/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NC

Hispanic Association of Colleges & Univiversities

Job Title: Various summer internships
Internships within various federal agencies in Washington, DC and locations throughout the U.S. in sceinces, communications, engineering, etc. Students' skills are matched with the staffing needs of the federal agencies.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
Various US

Hofstra University

Job Title: Field Courses
Intensive field course that covers the ecology of tropical marine habitats. http://www.hofstra.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Jamaica

Holden Arboretum

Job Title: Landscape Internship
Opportunities exist to gain experience with exhibit development, school programing, teaching, writing, and developing educational materials. http://www.holdenarb.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
OH

Hole in the Wall Gang Camp

Job Title: Salaried and Volunteer Counselors
Supervise full range of camp activities for children aged 7 to 15 years who have been diagnosed with cancer or serious blood diseases. http://www.holeinthewallgang.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CT

Hope College

Job Title: Summer Research Program
Research opportunities in the areas of molecular and cellular biology, plant and animal physiology, ecology and systematics. http://www.hope.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/21
MI

Horticulture Center

Job Title: Grounds Maint. Interns.
No Official Website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/2
PA

Hudson River Sloop Clearwater

Job Title: Volunteer internships
Various volunteer positions: volunteer crew; sailing apprentices; education apprentices, etc. http://www.clearwater.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NY

Hulbert Outdoor Ctr.

Job Title: Outdoor Education Int.
Various summer positions available. http://www.clearwater.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
VT

Human Service Alliance

Job Title: Volunteer Internship
See enclosed.

http://www.hsa.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NC

Humboldt State University

Job Title: Graduate program in Biology
Graduate students in the Master of Science program in Biology at Humboldt State can choose to pursue investigations or projects with an emphasis in the laboratory, forests, marine habitats, or a variety of other settings.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
California

Humes Japanese Stroll Garden

Job Title: Various Internships
http://www.locustvalley.com/japenese%20stroll%20garden.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
NY

Huntsman Marine Lab

Job Title: Courses; Marine Bio
Summer courses, 2 weeks long, on marine sciences. (updated info in SC)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Canada

Hutchinson Cancer Research. Ctrenter

Job Title: Summer Research
Research under the supervision of a faculty member and participate in seminars.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
WA

IASTE

Job Title: Summer Jobs-Science
Database of summer jobs.http://www.iaste.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 12/10
Var

ICI

Job Title: Summer Fellowship -Chemistry/Engineering
Fellowships for recent graduates in chemistry. http://www.ici.com/landing/graduate_learning.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/30
Eng/Germany

IICD

Job Title: Volunteer programs
Volunteer work programs in tree-planting, teaching, construction and health campaigns offered in developing countries. http://www.iicd.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Various

Indian Grinding Rock State Park

Job Title: Student Intern
Variety of opportunities available in Park Interpretation, Historical/Anthropological Research, and Museum Curatorial Duties. No official website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
CA

Indiana Dept. of Natural Resources

Job Title: Aids
Seeking students as fisheries naturalist aides. riongenbaugh@dnr.in.gov or call 260-244-6806.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
IN

Indiana University

Job Title: Research Experience for Undergrads
Summer internships in animal behavior. Interns spend the summer engaged in a rigorous program of research, investigating animal behavior in the field or in laboratories.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
IN

Indiana University School of Medicine

Job Title: Research Fellowship
Research in laboratories of medical school faculty on on-going projects in developmental biology, immunology, etc. Open to rising juniors and seniors.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: April 1
Bloomington, Indiana

Indiana Unversity Center for Integrative Study of Animal Behavior

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
The REU program in Animal Behavior brings about 10 undergraduate students to Indiana University each summer to engage in animal behavior research. The program offers a unique opportunity for talented undergraduates to spend the summer doing state-of-the-art research and to gain valuable skills while exploring career opportunities in the sciences. During the first two weeks, interns divide their time between group training activities and their home laboratory where they begin working out their research project. The group training activities include research seminar presentations, hands-on training in field and laboratory techniques (including a trip behind the scenes at the Indianapolis zoo) and a workshop in ethics. The remainder of the summer is focused on the conduct, analysis, and presentation of their research project. (see Research abstracts) Brief Workshops are also offered on taking the graduate record examinations, applying to graduate school, and designing a power point presentation.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Bloomington, Indiana

Indianapolis Zoo

Job Title: Intern Program
Provides students with practical hands-on experience assisting zoo personnel with daily operations. Wide variety of experiences in areas such as animal care, horticulture, botany, marketing and development, and environmental education. http://www.indyzoo.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
IN

Institue for Central America Development Studies

Job Title: Scholar
Courses in women's issues, environment, agriculture, human rights, public health, economic development (for student concerned about social change and justice issues).
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Central America

Institute for International Cooperation and Development


Learn and help societies worldwide, opportuntities include African, Central America, and S. America. http://www.iicd-volunteer.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq

Institute of Ecosystem Studies

Job Title: Summer project assistants
Various projects in Animal Science & Zoology, Biological Science, Environmental Science, Forestry and Research http://www.ecostudies.org/reu.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/13
NY

Institute of Paper Science & Technology

Job Title: Summer Research Internship
Opportunity to become involved in research projects in engineering, chemistry, forest biology, paper science and other related areas. http://www.ipst.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/31
GA

Integrated Biological Sciences Research Program

Job Title: The Institute of Biology Education at Un. of Wisconsin-Madison
The Institute for Biology Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites junior and senior undergraduate students interested in research careers in the biological sciences to participate in the Integrated Biological Sciences Summer Research Program (IBS-SRP)-- full-time research for 10 weeks. This hands-on research program is designed primarily to give students from other colleges and universities a chance to experience the richness of research at UW–Madison. Faculty member in one of eight disciplinary areas: •Biochemistry/Biophysics •Cellular and Molecular Biology •Computational Biology & Biostatistics •Ecology, Plants, and Environmental Systems •Molecular & Environmental Toxicology •Neurobiology •Virology
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
Wisconsin

Integrative Molecular Plant Systems (REU/NSF)

Job Title: Intern
The Biotechnology Program and Department of Plant and Microbial Biology welcome applications for the Integrative Molecular Plant Systems Undergraduate Research Experience. NCSU has a strong core of plant biologists who are working in the areas of sustainable foods, fuels, and developing model systems for studying fundamental biological mechanisms. During the 10-week summer program, students will actively engage in a research project under the mentorship of a participating faculty member. The program is funded by the National Science Foundation.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 21
NC

Interdisciplinary REU Program in the Structure & Function of Proteins

Job Title: Intern
Provide undergraduate students with a 10-week research experience in the areas of biochemistry, biophysics, cheminformatics, computational chemistry, enzymology, marine biology, molecular biology and plant biology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15, 2011
University of Michigan Medical School

International Crane Foundation

Job Title: Interns
Interns receive intensive hands-on training in the care and management of endangered cranes, including general husbandry, handling techniques, behavior, captive reproduction, incubation, chick rearing, artificial insemination, health care, and genetic management. http://www.savingcranes.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
WI

International Zoological Expeditions

Job Title: Educational Expeditions
Tropical rainforest and marine biological field stations. Broad-based overview of tropical ecosystems in Belize and Guatemala. Workshops deal with subjects such as climate, history, biodiversity, ethnology, and human influences on the environment.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Var

International/Study Abroad Projects & Internships

Job Title: Volunter
Provide volunteer service opportunities in community projects throughout the world. http://www.projects-abroad.org/ http://www.volunteer.org.nz/programs/ http://www.gvi.co.uk/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
Global

Isle Royal National Park

Job Title: Summer Internships
Various volunteer internships: Photography; Resource Ctr; Natural Resources; Backcountry campground host http://www.nps.gov/isro/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
MI

ITEP - Institute for Tribal Environmental Professions

Job Title: Summer Internships
Interns will be placed with the USEPA or other governmenal agencies dealing with air quality and/or related environmental issues. Open to students majoring in science, engineering, planning, policy, law, management, education or related field. Online application.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
Various

Jackson Hole Alliance

Job Title: Internships
Interns are given hands-on project work in planning and conservation issues, communications, volunteer coordination, administration, fund raising and membership development. Prepares students for careers in natural resource conservation and land use planning. http://www.jhalliance.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
WY

Jackson Lab Sum. Study Prog

Job Title: Research Assistantships
Research in areas including genetics, molecular biology etc. as related to growth and human disease. Open to all undergraduates. http://www.jax.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
ME

Jefferson College 2012 Summer Undergraduate Research

Job Title: Internship
In an effort to acquaint you with our academic programs and areas of ongoing research, Jefferson College of Graduate Studies sponsors summer research positions that provide opportunities for upper-level undergraduate students (those who have completed their junior year), to work in the laboratories of active faculty researchers.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1/12
Philadelphia, PA

Jesuit International Volunteers

Job Title: Volunteerships for Health Professionals
Various volunteer opportunities with the Jesuit Ministry. http://www.jesuitvolunteers.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Worldwide

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge

Job Title: Internship
12 week internship working with the environmental education and public use staff of the Refuge to staff the visitor center, work on special programs and projects (such as exhibit research, curriculum development, or upgrading traveling displays) and maintain existing quality programs. http://heinz.fws.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
PA

Johns Hopkins - China - STEM

Job Title: Chinese for Engineers & Health Sciences Chinese
Johns Hopkins has partnered with Nanjing University to create Johns Hopkins-China STEM. The eight-week intensive semester takes lace each summer and is based at the Hopkins-Nanjing Center. Students are immersed in rigorous language training, coupled with experimental research trips to labs, hospital and academic institutions in Nanjing and Beijing. STEM is designated for undergraduate and graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, researchers, and professionals seeking to enhance their Chinese language proficiency for scientific, technological, engineering, and medical disciplines.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
China

Joslin Diabetes Center

Job Title: Intern
Research opportunities available. Investigate web site and contact the person listed with the study.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MA

Joy Outdoor Education Center

Job Title: Internships
Internships to learn, assist, and supervise programs concerning the outdoors. http://www.joec.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
OH

Kalu Yala

Job Title: Internship
Kalu Yala's interns have the option of these programs: Agriculture, Biology, Business, Community Outreach Team, Design/Build Program, Livestock, and Outdoor Recreation programs. Kalu Yala Internships, S.A. operates from three locations, each offering an individual environment and personal experience. This is a budding eco-village project based in Panama City, Panama with operations in San Miguel and the Pacoro River Valley.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Contact office
Panama

Karolinska Inst.

Job Title: Courses
Post-grad research opportunities in Sweden. Must be able to speak fluent Swedish. http://info.ki.se/index_en.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Sweden

Karyn Kupcinet Intl Sci School

Job Title: Research Fellowship
Take part in research in areas including biophysics and membrane research at this institute in Israel. Open to all undergraduates.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
Israel

Kasitsna Bay Lab, Inst. Marine Science

Job Title: Conservation research, year round
Research and explore with Kasitsna Bay, affiliated with U. Alaska. Summer classes. No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Alaska

Keck Graduate Institute of Applied Life Sciences

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
The REU program for undergraduate research in biotechnology and bioengineering at Keck Graduate Institute provides undergraduate students the opportunity for cutting-edge, interdisciplinary research in the areas of bioengineering, computational biology, and applied molecular and cellular biology, as well as exposure to related ethics and business topics.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Claremont, CA

Kellogg Biological Station

Job Title: Courses
Summer field bio courses offered. http://www.kbs.msu.edu/REU/index.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
MI

Kewalo Basin Marine Mammal Lab

Job Title: Dolphin Internship Program
Interns are taught methods of behavioral research as applied to the study of bottlenosed dolphins, including the training of dolphins, the methods for conducting behavioral investigations, and recording analysis of experimental data.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
HI

Kiwanis Camp Wyman

Job Title: Outdoor Ed-Summ. Fall, Spr
Environmental camp dedicated to educating and inspiring children with disabilities. http://stlouis.missouri.org/501c/wyman/kcwsum.htm#kcw
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MO

La Rabida-U of Chicago Inst.

Job Title: Lab Research/Chicago area residents
Various opportunities in Biomedical researchhttp://www.larabida.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
IL

La Suerte Biological Field Station

Job Title: Summer Field School
Internships in field ecology; diversity, ecology and behavior of neotropical birds; primary ecology;rainforest ecology http://www.lasuerte.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Costa Rica

La Suerte Biological Field Studies

Job Title: Courses and Research
Field school and individual research prjects in rainforest ecology and tropical zoology; tuition = $1350 for 4 week program
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Costa Rica

Land Between the Lakes

Job Title: Internship
Work closely with professionals and will get firsthand knowledge of what it takes to operate and maintain programs related to your major field of interest. http://lbl.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 5/15
KY

Land Institute

Job Title: Internship /Field Work
Internships in sustainable agriculture http://www.landinstitute.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 12/1
KS

Landscape and People

Job Title: Courses; Field Programs
No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Ireland/Eng

Lassen Volcanic National Park

Job Title: National Park Operations Internships
Learn about interpretation, resources management, park operations and environmental education. Experience working in a national park. http://ww.nps.gov/lavo/home.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
CA

Leadership Alliance

Job Title: Summer Research Early Ident. Prog
Biomedical research opportunities at various Northeast-Mid Atlantic Universities. SEE INFORMATION FILED UNDER MIN CATEGORY http://www.theleadershipalliance.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
Various

Lehigh University

Job Title: Summer Research
Eight-week internships studying effects of ultraviolet radiation on the plankton communities of tlakes. Also a three-week course concerning advanced concepts and methods of studying lake ecosystems and plankton communities. http://www3.lehigh.edu/research/reundergraduate.asp
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/25
PA

Lehigh Valley Hospital Center

Job Title: work-study
Each work/study position designed for the individual, but educational conferences involved. Clinical and non-clinical aspects are equally emphasized.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
PA

Little Brothers, Friends of the Elderly

Job Title: Internships, one year or summer
Several different programs available. Effective communication. Able to listen attentively and initiate conversation.

http://www.littlebrothers.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
IL

Litton Bionetics, Inc.

Job Title: Research & Development
No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
WA

Living Seas

Job Title: Dolphin Cognition Research Internship
Long term study of dolphin communication using an underwater keyboard. Short term studies of echolocation, memory, and problem solving. Interns participate in scuba diving, data management and analysis, equipment design, construction, and maintenance.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
FL

Living Seas

Job Title: Research Internships
Assist in dolphin cognition research program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
FL

Long Island University

Job Title: Courses
Undergraduate and graduate programs. Also, international and national programs; environmental studies and Spanish in Costa Rica. http://www.liu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NY

Long Lake Conservation Ctr.

Job Title: Envir. Ed. Internships
Gain hands-on experience in the enviromental education field. http://www.llcc.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
MN

Longwood Gardens

Job Title: Horticultural Intern
Individuals specialize in one work area, such as curatorial, arboriculture, greenhouse display and greenhouse production, research or education. http://www.longwoodgardens.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
PA

Los Alamos National Lab

Job Title: Summer Research Assistantship
Research, take courses and seminars, and receive advanced instrumentation training. Open only to rising juniors & seniors. http://www.lanl.gov/worldview/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 10/31
NM

Los Angeles St. & Count. Arbor.

Job Title: Horticult/Garden. Interns.
http://www.arboretum.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CA

Los Medicos Voladores "Flying Doctors"

Job Title: Volunteerships for Health Professionals
No matter what your interest, there's probably a volunteer role available to help Los Medicos Voladores further its mission of improving health and education in Northern Mexico. http://www.flyingdocs.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Mexico

Louisiana State University

Job Title: Summer Volunteer Program
Live and work in the national parks of Kenya, East Aftica while contributing to a research project involving radio tracking, behavior observation, capture, and translocation of elephants, black rhinoceros and giraffe. http://www.lsu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Kenya

Loyola U. Tropical Biology Program


Students interested in marine sciences and the tropics, 3 weeks program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Jamaica

Loyola University Chicago - Stritch School of Medicine

Job Title: Summer Research Program
Designed to provide a stimulating and challenging experience for students in the field of biomedical research (molecular immunology, microbiology, virology). Seeking junior and senior students interested in pursuing a career in biomedical research and teaching.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 15
Chicago, IL

Maine Medical Center Research Institute

Job Title: Intern
Offers undergraduates a unique opportunity to conduct research in diverse clinical and biomedical science fields during the summer months. During the ten-week program, students participate in mentored, independent research projects either in our state of the art research facility in Scarborough, or working with physicians to impact patient care or the outcome of treatment. Students also attend lectures and workshops featuring topics including bioethics, animal use in biomedical science and scientific presentation skills, as well as the opportunity to attend presentations by guest scientists and MMCRI faculty.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 15
Maine

Malheur Field Station

Job Title: Spring/Summer Workshops
Spring, summer or fall courses concerning field ecology; courses include extensive outdoor studies, classes range 1-3 weeks. http://www.geol.pdx.edu/MFS/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
OR

Manomet Center for Conservation

Job Title: Internships
Conduct research project under the direct supervision of scientific staff.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
MA

Manomet Observatory

Job Title: Fieldwork in Biology
Field biology training programs in tropical forest ecology and bird communities. Locations range from New England to Belize or Puerto Rico. http://www.manomet.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MA

Marine Biological Laboratory

Job Title: Summer Course and research opptys
For undergraduate applicants for summer research fellowships (REU) in watershed and estuarine ecosystems in Mass. Fellowships are sponsored by the Plum Island Sound Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) project.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
MA

Marine Curriculum Exchange

Job Title: Courses/Cruise
Studies in science on board a schooner along the New England Coast, or in the West IndiesNo Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Various

Marine Lab

Job Title: Internships
Through the Marine Resources Development Foundation. 8 of 2 week internships aiding instructors, program participants are children through senior citizens, need CPR, first aid, scuba skills, room and board provide stipend given.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

Marinelab Undersea Lab

Job Title: General Information
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
FL

Marquette U Summer Sci Prog

Job Title: Minority Pre-dents
Support program for students beginning at the School of Dentistry in the fall. http://www.marquette.edu/dentistry/health/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 5/1
WI

Marshfield Med. Foundation

Job Title: Research Fellowship
Research experience in biomedical sciences and agriculture health and safety. http://research.marshfieldclinic.org/genetics/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
WI

Marymount College

Job Title: Study Abroad
Undergreaduate study/internships in a variety of fields http://www.marymount.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Great Brit/Aust

Mass Audubon Society

Job Title: Environ. Internships
Volunteers and interns greatly assist the Society in delivering its mission of conservation, education, and advocacy, and provide an important link to the community.http://www.massaudubon.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
MA

Mass General Hospital (SRTP)

Job Title: Summer Research Trainee Program
Exposes minority candidates to opportunities available in biomedical research and clinical medicine. http://www.mgh.harvard.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
MA

Massachusetts General Hospital

Job Title: Volunteer Internships, varied
Volunteer in various departments at the hospital including the emergency ward and the gift shop. Research lab jobs also available.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: None
MA

Massachusetts Water Resources Auth.

Job Title: Summer Internship
Performs field sampling, laboratory analysis, and data entry into Lab Information System for the Boston Harbor water quality monitoring program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
MA

Mayo Clinic

Job Title: Biomed Research
Students are matched with work areas based on their interest from 4 weeks (Jan) to 6 weeks (summer) http://www.mayo.edu/mgs/surf.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MN

Mayo Clinic

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
Research in areas including immunology and physiology. Preference given to rising seniors. Undergraduate students are welcome to work beside both young and established scientists on a broad range of biomedical research questions. A limited number of fellowships are also available at the Mayo Clinic campuses in Jacksonville, Florida and Scottsdale, Arizona. Questions related to the application process and the program in general can be directed to: Glenda Mueller SURF Program Coordinator Mayo Graduate School 200 First Street SW Rochester, MN 55905 (507) 284-3862 Fax: (507) 293-0838 gmueller@mayo.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
Rochester, MN

MBL- Marine Biological Laboratory

Job Title: Outreach Internships
Program Description: As part of its outreach and education role, the Marine Resources Center (MRC) of the Marine Biological Laboratory (MBL) has established an internship program with positions available to college students and recent college graduates. This is a one-semester program that can take place during the spring, summer, or fall semester of college. The program has recently expanded to accommodate recent college graduates looking for a one-semester, six- month, or one-year program prior to graduate school. Interns will gain hands-on experience in aquatic animal care, husbandry, and culture. Qualifying interns will learn new scientific methods and theory by participating in research being conducted by one of the MRC's scientists.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Woods Hole, MA

McDonnell-Douglas

Job Title: Summer Int-Bio Sci.
Intern in physics, engineering, and computer science.No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Jan
MO

MD Anderson Cancer Center - University of Texas

Job Title: Research Internships
Ten-week program through various programs--laboratory research for students who plan to pursue a PhD or MD/PhD and are interested in research careers; program in biomedical research related to cancer and first-hand experience in various areas of cancer research; hands-on laboratory experience for students who wish to obtain a PhD and pursue a career in basic scientific research or science education at university level; and Translational ("bench-side to bedside") research. Access website and mention summer programs in email subject line.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15, 2011
TX

Medical Economics Publishing

Job Title: Internships
Internships in journalism/medical economics/healthcare publishing http://www.medec.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/11
NJ

Medical Univ. of SC

Job Title: Research Fellowship
Research an original project as an apprentice to a scientist in biomedical research. Open to rising juniors and seniors. http://www.musc.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/8
SC

Meharry Medical College

Job Title: Minority Summer Research
Research and training for African American undergraduates in cell and molecular biology. http://www.mmc.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
TN

Merck Forest & Farmland Ctr.


Trained to work with staff in education, forestry, and small-scale farming http://www.merckforest.com/default.asp
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 9/4
VT

Merck Sharp Dohme

Job Title: Internship Program
Research internships in biology open to rising juniors and seniors http://www.merck.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NJ

Michael Reese Hosp. & Med Ctr

Job Title: Research & Clinical internships
Research experience in basic behavioral, clinical, or computer science. http://www.henryford.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/7
IL

Michigan State University | Plant Genomics

Job Title: Internship
Plant Genomics Researchers at Michigan State University collaborate on a summer training program for students enrolled in undergraduate studies in biology, chemistry, chemical engineering and computational sciences. The ten week program is designed to give students experience in the theory and practice of genomics and includes a wide variety of projects and participating laboratories. Students will present research project summaries of their work to all the project teams.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
MI

MIDPH - Virginia Commonwealth University

Job Title: Research
An eight-week intensive designed program to provide exposure to research and foster teamwork among students. Features: matching world-class researchers for an intensive research experience; small student groups designed transfer knowledge across education levels; seminars about the hottest topics in infectious disease; judged poster presentation session.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 11, 1011
Richmond, VA

Midway Atoll National Wildlife Refuge

Job Title: Volunteer
Volunteers play an important role in helping the USFWS fulfill its mission of conserving, protecting, and enhancing America's fish and wildlife and their habitat. http://www.r1.fws.gov/midway/default.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Inq.

Minnesota Zoo

Job Title: Internship
In most instances, student interns are upper division majors or minors in the areas of biological science, horticulture, pre-veterinary medicine, education, conservation biology or related disciplines. Students may work for academic credit or fulfill an academic requirement. http://www.mnzoo.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MN

Minority Med. Education Program

Job Title: Summer Med School Preparation prog
Six week summer enrichment program designed to help minority students compete successfully for acceptance into medical school http://www.aamc.org/students/minorities/mmep/start.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Various

MIT Summer Program in Biological Sciences and Neuroscience

Job Title: Intern
The Department of Biology and the Department of Brain & Cognitive Sciences at MIT offer a joint 10-week research-intensive summer training program in the biological sciences, neurosciences or biomedical-related fields to advanced sophomore and junior science majors from other colleges and universities. This summer internship program is funded in part by the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and the MIT School of Science. -Be sophomores or juniors who have successfully completed introductory courses in the biological sciences (Seniors in a 5-year program are also eligible) -Maintain a minimum 3.5 GPA in the science courses. -Have demonstrated an interest in basic research and in a career in the sciences. Areas of research include Biochemistry & Biophysics, Bioengineering, Cancer Biology, Cell Biology, Chemical Biology, Computational & Systems Biology, Developmental Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Human Genetics, Infectious Diseases, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Biology, Molecular Medicine & Human Disease, Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience, Cognitive Sciences, Computational Neuroscience, Systems Neuroscience, Neurobiology, Plant Biology, Structural Biology, Systems Biology, or Virology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 30
MA

Molecular and Integrative Physiology Fellowship - Un of Michigan

Job Title: Fellow
Undergraduate students that are interested in research in physiology and/or biomedical sciences. Students are welcome from engineering, computational sciences, or other quantitative backgrounds. Each student will be matched, based on their interests, to a laboratory that is led by a faculty member.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 18, 2011
Michigan

Monkey Sanctuary

Job Title: Volunteer Work-Study
http://www.ethicalworks.co.uk/monkeysanctuary/index2.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varies
England

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

Job Title: MBARI Summer Internship Program in Science Writing
Contact: Internship Program, MBARI, 7700 Sandholdt Road, Moss Landing, CA 95039 Science writing internships at MBARI, where scientists use research vessels, remotely operated vehicles, and autonomous underwater vehicles, to explore the deep ocean and do research in deep-sea ecology and microbiology.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Conta
CA

Montshire Museum of Science

Job Title: Summer Internship Program
Internships in science education, public relations and exhibit design (15 weeks) http://www.montshire.net/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
VT

Morris Aboretum (U of PA)

Job Title: Aboriculture/Horticulture Internship
The year-long program that starts in mid-June focuses on providing practical training as well as developing a wide range of management skills. Exposed to a wide range of experiences intended to provide a broad understanding of horticulture, plant science and public garden management. http://www.morrisarboretum.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
PA

Moss Landing Marine Lab

Job Title: General Information
In Monterey Bay, CA; courses and research opportunities in marine science; for undergrad and grad studies.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
CA

Mountain Lake Biological Station

Job Title: Summer Research Assistant
Independent research project that relates to sponsor's research interests. Includes weekly seminar about the conduct of biological research. The grant for the summer research assistantship is provided by NSF/REU program. http://www.mlbs.virginia.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
VA

Mountain Lake Biological Station - Un. of Virginia

Job Title: Internship - Research Experiences for NSF-REU
Join undergraduates from around the country for a unique 10-week learning and living experience in the mountains of the southern Appalachians. Students conduct independent research in field ecology, evolution, behavior and physiology under the supervision of station scientists. MLBS courses are field-intensive experiences led by nationally recruited instructors.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 20
Virginia

Mt. Desert Island Biological Lab

Job Title: Summer Internships for Minority Students
Research experiences in marine biology for 6 - 8 weeks in the summer. Must have had a minimum of one year of biology and one year of chemistry.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/6
ME

MTBI, Cornell University

Job Title: Summer Training Program
Mathematical & Theoretical Biology Institute PRogram for minorities that is based on mathematical training and mentorship. Role models are nationally recognized Chicano, Latino, and Native American professors. http://www.biom.cornell.edu/MTBI/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
NY

Murdoch University


Study abroad in Australia either spring for fall semester, courses and other activities are of adverse selection. http://www.murdoch.edu.au/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 11/15, 4/15 (depends on semester)
Australia

MURF - California Institute of Technology

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
The MURF program began in 1991 with a mission to increase the representation of underrepresented students (such as African American, Latino, Native American, first-generation, etc.) in science and engineering graduate programs and to make Caltech’s programs more visible to students not traditionally exposed to Caltech. The program supports Caltech’s commitment to training a diverse set of science, technology, engineering, and math leaders. •Be current sophomores, juniors, or non-graduating seniors •Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.2/4.0 •Complete the second semester or third quarter at your college or university •Be a US citizen or Permanent Resident •Have an interest in pursuing a Ph.D. •Have prior research experience
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 8
CA

Museum of Northern Arizona

Job Title: Summer Assistantships
http://www.musnaz.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
AZ

Musuem of Science

Job Title: Internships
Interns are involved in preparing and evaluating educational materials; assist in the training and supervision of volunteers; help children explore wonders of science, catalog Musuem collections, research and develop materials to supplement exhibits, assist with the writing and editing of print projects. http://www.mos.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MA

Mystic Aquarium

Job Title: Internships
Program requires completion of an independent research project http://www.mysticaquarium.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
CT

Mystic Marinelife Aquarium

Job Title: Coastal Ecol. Course/Cruise
Material filed with SC listings. Spring and fall programs in the Florida keys, lead grade school, studies involving outdoor exploration, lectures, lab skills, opportunities to develop field research and boating skills. Instructing for certification in First AID, CPR, lifeguarding (you will need these).
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/30
CT

Mystic Seaport Museum

Job Title: Interns
Maritime studies program through Williams College. Courses include maritime history, literature, ecology, and more.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
CT

N.E. Board of Higher Education

Job Title: Internships
Gain real-world experience with New England's environemental businesses, nonprofit organizations, and government agencies. Projects with a variety of responsibilities and focus. Guidance and support from a designated mentor. http://www.nebhe.org/internship_program.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/31
Var.

Nanoscale Science & Engineering Center (Northwestern University)

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
Hands-on research infuses the traditional undergraduate curriculum with excitement. Through its Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) summer program, NU-NSEC provides students with a glimpse into the life of a scientific researcher as well as opportunities to meet and work with world-renowned scientists.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Evanston, IL

NASA

Job Title: Research

NASA Undergraduate Student Research Program (NASA-USRD) -- experience at NASA center

http://education.nasa.gov/usrp


Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
 

NASA Planetary Biology Prog.

Job Title: Planetary Biology Internship
Opportunities for senior undergraduates in biology or related sciences sponsored by NASA at their centers and at universities for eight weeks in the summer http://www.geo.umass.edu/projects/pbi/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
various

NASA Space Life Sci Training Program

Job Title: Coursework/Training
Currently, there is no SLSTP program scheduled for 2008. (Participate in laboratory projects, attend lectures and tours as part of the space life sciences training program.) http://slstp.nasa.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/31
FL

NASA Undergrad Student Research Program

Job Title: Internship
Mentored research projects available to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors at the NASA centers.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Spring Summer Fall
various

Nat'l Council for Int'l Health

Job Title: Org. Listed for placement
http://www.ncih.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Var

National Aquarium in Baltimore

Job Title: Internships
College internships in 16 different areas of the Aquarium. Required to work a minimum of 120 unpaid hours. Students must receive credit through their school in order to participate.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
MD

National Aquarium in Baltimore

Job Title: Summer/fall interns
Variety of internships (Aquaculture, Aviculture, Herpetology, Horticulture; Marine Education, etc. http://www.niehs.nih.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1;11/1
MD

National Audobon Society

Job Title: Seasonal Naturalist
Seasonal naturalists staff the Visitor Center, provide environmental interpretation on the boardwalk and assist in resource management field work. http://www.niehs.nih.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
FL

National Cancer Inst. LBI Prog

Job Title: Research Internships
Biomedical research program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
MD

National High Magnetic Field Laboratory

Job Title: Minority/Woman Summer Research
Interns are matched with senior researchers at three sites (FSU, UF, and LANL) and will participate in research on a 40 hr per week basis for 2 months. http://www.magnet.fsu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/20
FL

National Inst of Standards & Technology

Job Title: Internships
12-week summer undergraduate research fellowship program. Experience hands-on reasearch in Atomic, Molecular, Optical, Radiation, and Chemical Physics. http://www.nist.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
DC

National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS)

Job Title: Summer Intramural Research Training
Research on health effects of environmental agents
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
NC

National Institute of Standards and Technology - SURF

Job Title: Fellowship -
The SURF NIST Boulder program provides 11-week appointments for outstanding undergraduates to engage in state-of-the-art research with senior scientists and engineers in the unique research facilities at the NIST campus in Boulder, CO. Research areas: Materials reliability; mathematics and computational sciences quantum physics; quantum electrical metrology; thermophysical properties; statistical modeling and analysis; time and frequency metrology and electromagnetics. Contact: Linda_Walsh@brown.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15, 2011
Boulder, CO

National Institute of Standards and Technology - SURF

Job Title: Fellowship
SURF students work at NIST for 11-week program, contributing to an ongoing research project under the guidance of a NIST scientist or engineer. Gain hands-on experience performing research with cutting -edge technology. Contact: Linda_Walsh@brown.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15, 2011
Gaithersburg, MD

National Institutes of Health | US Dept of Health & Human Services (SIP)

Job Title: Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research (SIP)
Summer programs at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) provide an opportunity to spend a summer working at the NIH side-by-side with some of the leading scientists in the world, in an environment devoted exclusively to biomedical research. The NIH Institutes and the Office of Intramural Training & Education sponsor a wide range of summer activities including lectures featuring distinguished NIH investigators, career/professional development workshops, and Summer Poster Day.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 15, 2011
WA

National Marine Fisheries Science Ctr.

Job Title: General Information
Observers collect data required for fisheries management and enforcement purposes.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
WA

National Museum of Natural History

Job Title: Internship
Ten-week internship featuring a diverse curriculum plus research projects in systematic biology, paleobiology, human sciences, and earth and planetary systems.http://www.mnh.si.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
DC

National Outdoor Leadership School


Learn leadership skills while backpacking, sailing, rock climbing and more through the wilderness. http://www.nols.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

National Park Service - Cape Cod National Seashore

Job Title: STEP - Student Temporary Employment Program
The National Park Service, Cape Cod National Seashore, has a position available (June 1-August 21) through the Student Temporary Employment Program (STEP). The primary role of the student will be to collaborate with a research team that is studying the ecology of vernal pond vegetation at the Seashore. The student will also perform duties associated with ongoing natural resource management activities at the Seashore. This position is located at Cape Cod National Seashore (Northeast Atlantic Coastal Laboratory, Truro, MA). Submit resume and other materials by mail or email: Stephen M. Smith, PhD, Plant Ecologist, National Park Service, Cape Cod National Seashore, 99 Marconi Site Road, Wellfleet, MA 02667 or stephen_m_smith@nps.gov 508/487-3262 x0508
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: April 15, 2011
Truro, MA

National Science Foundation Summer Internship Program

Job Title: Intern
For more information contact summers@niehs.nih.gov. The Summer Internship Program provides internships to outstanding high school, undergraduate, and graduate students interested in pursuing careers in the biomedical/biological sciences to work on a research project that entails exposure to the latest biochemical, molecular, and analytical techniques in a given field. Participants are selected by scientific mentors from the NIEHS Division of Intramural Research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1
NC

National Space Biomedical Research Institute

Job Title: Internship
Join ongoing project activities and gain hands-on experience in space biomedical research at NASA Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX, NASA Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, OH, and NASA Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, CA.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
TX, OH, CA

National Wildlife Federation

Job Title: Wildlife Camp Staff
http://www.nwf.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/30
NC

National Wildlife Federation

Job Title: Internship
Contact: NWF, 11100 Wildlife Center Drive, Reston, VA 20190. Interns may work in conservation, education, fundraising, communications, environmental law, and publications, in areas including endangered species, floodplains, conservation funding, population, climate, trade, finance, Smart Growth, water use policy, sustainable forestry, watersheds, frogs, grizzly recovery, wolf recovery, and grasslands. Internships may be at one of the NWF's field offices in Washington, DC; Anchorage, Alaska; Ann Arbor, Michigan; Austin, Texas; Montpelier, Vermont; Missoula, Montana; Atlanta, Georgia; Boulder, Colorado; San Diego, California; or Seattle, Washington.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Contact office
WA

National Zoological Park

Job Title: Research Traineeships
http://natzoo.si.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/17
DC

National Zoological Park - Smithsonian

Job Title: Internships and Fellowships
The National Zoo offers exciting and unique internships that help participants reach a range of academic and professional goals. Internships positions are available from a variety of groups at the Zoo including: veterinary medicine, FONZ, research, and animal programseach may have a slightly different application process. Applications may be accepted on an ongoing basis or have a deadline.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Washington, DC

Nature Conservancy

Job Title: Summer Internships
http://nature.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/27
CT

NE Society of Wetland Scientists

Job Title: Student Research Awards Program
These research awards are to stimulate and support graduate and undergraduate research in wetland science, policy and management. http://www.sws.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/3
MA

Nemours Biomedical Research

Job Title: Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Scholarship
The Scholarship at Alfred I, duPont Hospital for Children will accept online applications from December 5-January 20. Students must be interested in applied sciences, healthcare, or related field. Research faculty will guide students through the process of formulating and testing hypotheses, interpreting data, and communicating results. Opportunity to shawdow clinicians, attend grand rounds and research seminars including medical and research careers discussions. Questions...email: programcoordinator@nemours.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/20/12
Wilmington, DE

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children

Job Title: Research Scholarship
10-week paid scholarships are available for undergraduate students to pursue biomedical research at the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE and healthcare disparities research at Nemours Office of Health Equity and Inclusion in Newark, DE. interest in basic and applied sciences, healthcare, pre-med, public health or related fields. Examples of study areas include: Cardiology Chronic Disease Prevention Genetics Health Disparities Metabolic Disease Musculoskeletal Disease Neurology Oncology Orthopedics Pulmonology Rheumatology Speech, Hearing, Balance Tissue Engineering
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 17
DE

New England Aquarium

Job Title: Twelve week summer internship opportunities
Internship positions related to marine science and ecology include research lab, aquaculturist, aquarist, marine mammal, and penguin colony internships.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/7
MA

New England Wild Flower Society

Job Title: Internship/Fellowship
Research Fellowship program in conservation biology. Includes field research as well as presentation to the New England Wild Flower Society Research Roudtable.http://www.newfs.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/5
MA

New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center

Job Title: Summer pre-career program
Students explore the many functions of a psychiatric hospital. Opportunity to work directly with the psychiatric patient population, work on a major research project or work in an administrative office setting.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NY

New York State Dept of Environ Conserv

Job Title: Naturalist Internships Program
Naturalist training internships in a variety of education center programs, operations and activities of a nature center, and in principles of environmental interpretation.http://www.dec.state.ny.us
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NY

New York University Med Ctr

Job Title: Summer Res program for minorities
Hands-on research on a project directed by a senior faculty member; exposure to practice of medicine at a major teaching hospital; participation in introductory and professional level seminars http://www.med.nyu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
NY

Newfound Harbor Marine Inst.

Job Title: Undergrad. Research
Experimental training program on marine science; help with any level of organization or teaching for labs.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 11/15
FL

NJ Dept of Environ Protection

Job Title: Various Student Int
http://www.state.nj.us/dep/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NJ

North Carolina Aquarium

Job Title: Summer Internships
Participants will gain experience in maintaining fresh and salt water aquarium systems and marine life touch tables; work on special projects; conduct touch table talksand guided lectures of the public aquarium galley; take part in program at state agency for marine education http://www.aquarium.state.nc.us/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NC

North Carolina Botanical Gardens

Job Title: Native Plant Internship Maint/Curatorial
We offer many learning opportunities for adults, including gardening workshops, botany and ecology courses, nature journaling, botanical illustration, etc. Classes may be a one-time session, weekend workshop, or multi-session course. Some classes are core courses or electives for our Certificate Programs. (Information on our Certificate in Native Plant Studies and Certificate in Botanical Art & Illustration is available.)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
NC

North Cascades Institute

Job Title: Internships
A non-profit educational organization dedicated to increasing understanding and appreciation of the natural, historical, and cultural landscapes of the Pacific Northwest. Primary focus is on field-based, experiential, environmental education for children and adults. http://www.ncascades.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
WA

North Dakota Parks Dept.

Job Title: Naturalist Intern
http://www.ndparks.com//
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
ND

North Shore University Hospital

Job Title: Research Internship
Undergrad pre-medical students who are seeking research experience and clinical exposure.
Information and application contact Kirstie Fung kfung1@nshs.edu or 516-562-1235
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NY

Northeast Regional Ctr/ Natl Inst Global Environ Change

Job Title: Summer research fellowships
Research in science or policy studies which bears on improving our understanding of factors which effect the global environment http://nigec.ucdavis.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
MA

Northeastern University

Job Title: Marine/Maritime Studies
Study marine science and related topics for up to a year in New England and elsewhere in the Western World.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: April
MA

Northwestern University


Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

Northwestern University

Job Title: IBNAM Scholars Undergraduate Research Program
IBNAM Scholars Undergraduate Research Program at the Institute for BioNanotechnology in Medicine allows students to gain hands-on research experience in the exciting field of bionanotechnology. Students work with renowned experts in a new discipline that intersects the physical sciences, nanotechnology, bioengineering, and medical research. Contact: Kathy Burgess k-burgess@northwestern.edu or call 312-503-3246
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Chicago, IL

NY Dept of Health

Job Title: Health Research Clinical Internships

Participate in seminars, field trips, and an individual project in areas such as epidemiology, health policy, or maternal services.
http://www.health.state.ny.us/
http://www.nyc.gov/html/doh/html/hrtp/hrtp.shtml


Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: varies
NYC

NY Medical College

Job Title: Summer PreMed Program
Minority juniors, seniors and college graduates; coursework http://www.nymc.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
NY

NY State Parks & Rec. (L.I.)

Job Title: Parks & Recreation Aide
http://nysparks.state.ny.us/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: April
NY

NYC Health Research Training Program

Job Title: Summer Student
The goals of the program are: -To orient students to the principles and practices of public health planning, research, administration and evaluation. -To broaden students' concept of public health by increasing their awareness of the needs, challenges and career opportunities in this field. -To assist the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene in recruiting skilled, professional candidates with proven potential. During the Summer, in addition to direct hands on experience, interns are exposed to a rigorous curriculum of seminars, workshops, and other activities to broaden their understanding of how the agency works to promote the health of New Yorkers. For additional information on the Health Research Training Program, e-mail us at: hrtp@health.nyc.gov.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
New York

NYU Center for Neural Science

Job Title: Summer Research-Neural Science
Research opportunity in neural sciences. Open to rising seniors only, preference given to minority students and to women. http://www.cns.nyu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
NY

NYU Langone Medical Center

Job Title: Research
The Sackler Institute in coordination with the M.D./Ph.D. Program and the Office of Diversity Affairs offers a Summer Undergraduate Research Program for qualified sophomores and juniors who are interested in pursuing M.D., M.D./Ph.D. or Ph.D. degrees and a career in research. Students may work with faculty in the disciplines of Biochemistry, Biomedical Imaging, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Developmental Genetics, Immunology, Microbiology, Molecular Oncology, Molecular Pharmacology, Neuroscience and Physiology, Parasitology, Structural Biology, Forensic Pathology, Computational Biology and Virology. Students are matched with an investigator of their choice or placed in a laboratory working in an area of their interest. Undergraduate researchers are given their own project which they present at a poster session at the end of the summer. They are expected to perform on a graduate student level.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1, 2012
New York

NYU School of Medicine

Job Title: Summer Research-Cell & Mole Bio/Neuroscience
Participate in research in biomedical sciences. Open to rising juniors or seniors only. http://www.med.nyu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/2
NY

Oceans Research 2010

Job Title: Internship
Interns can choose from four projects: Great white sharks in South Africa, Bull sharks and Manta rays in Mozambique and dolphins and whales in Namibia
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
South Africa, Mozambique, Namibia

Oceans Research 2010

Job Title: Internship
Interns can choose from four projects: Great white sharks in South Africa, Bull sharks and Manta rays in Mozambique and dolphins and whales in Namibia http://www.oceans-research.com
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
South Africa, Mozambique, Namibia

Oglebay Inst. Nature Ed. Dept.

Job Title: Naturalist Internships
http://www.oionline.com/nature.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
W.VA

Ohio State University

Job Title: Research Experience for Undergrads
Dept. of Molecular Genetics - Students will be engaged in full time research activities for 10 weeks under supervision of faculty in laboratories of choice. Specialized training in laboratory safety is included in program and a number of organized, scheduled events.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1, 2011
OH

Olympic National Park

Job Title: Volunteer
Intern positions are coordinated under Volunteer-In-Park Program. Many different volunteer positions available. See enclosed. http://www.nps.gov/olym/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: None
WA

Oregon Institute of Marine Biology

Job Title: Courses; Marine Biology
Offering mini courses, weekend workshops, with lectures, labs and field trips. Courses in invertebrate zoology, marine ecology, marine birds and mammals, and biology of fishes. Workshops in biological illustration and biological invasions, and participate in the seminar series.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
OR

Oregon Reg'l Primate Res. Center

Job Title: Summer Research Opportunities
Volunteer opportunities, possible research available. http://onprc.ohsu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
OR

Oregon State U-Exper. Forest

Job Title: Ecological Research Fellow.
http://www.fsl.orst.edu/lter/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 5/1
OR

Oregon State Univ.

Job Title: General Information
Winter and spring term courses for advanced undergraduates and graduate students; at the affiliated Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, OR.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
OR

Overseas Development Network

Job Title: Volunteerships
Educated others on world poverty, hunger and injustice; work in community-based projects; people of all backgrounds welcomed to apply.No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: None
Worldwide

Oxford

Job Title: Summer studyin Oxford
Live with British students in the very center of Oxford. Participate in a wide variety of classes and seminars. http://www.ox.ac.uk/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
England

Pacific Islands Conservation Initiative - PICI

Job Title: Eco-volunteers
The Aitutaki Lagoon Monitoring Project uses established coral reef research techniques to survey the benthos and fish life of the Aitutaki Lagoon. Eco-volunteers use a combination of scuba and snorkel to gather data under the guidance of the expedition science officer. Teams are small, with a maximum of 10 participants on each expedition. Carolina Ricchi, Programme Manager, PICI carolina@picionline.org +682 53550
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Arr.
South Pacific

Pacific Whale Foundation

Job Title: Research Internships
Participation in field research techniques including photoidentification of whales and dolphins, observing and documenting behaviors of animals in the wild, using scientific hydrophones and recording/analyzing data. Openings in Australia or Hawaii.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
HI, AUS

Paralyzed Veterans of America

Job Title: Summer Scholars Program
Ten-week internships. Scholars are assigned to a medical staff researcher/preceptor who will supresive scholar's progress. Project report for a final presentation is required at the end of the internship. http://www.pva.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
CA

Park District of Dayton-Montgomery Cty.

Job Title: Intern
Intern program is designed to provide practical on-the-job experience in outdoor education and park management. Park District internships are especially suitable for students majoring in outdoor education, interpretation, natural history, horticulture, living history or park and recreation management.No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
OH

Parkinson's Disease Found.

Job Title: Summer Research Fellowship
Research Parkinson's disease under the supervision of an investigator. http://www.pdf.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
NYC

Parmly Hearing Institute

Job Title: Research Fellowship
Participate in ongoing research projects involving neuro- and behavioral science in hearing. http://www.parmly.luc.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/15
IL

Partnership for Service/Learning

Job Title: Internships abroad, acad yr.
Formal academic study comibined with community service in an international setting.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Abroad, S. Am

Pasteur Foundation

Job Title: Undergraduate Summer Internships
A 10-week internship at a private, non-profit center for infectious disease research. Offers hands-on laboratory experience to undergraduates contemplating a scientific career. Conduct research supervised by a lab mentor encouraging the pursuit of a scientific career and exposure to international lab experience. See web site for information and downloads
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Paris, France

PAVSA

Job Title: Internship
Program to Aid Victims of Sexual Assault
http://www.pavsa.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MN

Peace Corps

Job Title: Varied
Educate and/or assist in the development of other communities, typical areas include agriculture, forestry, fisheries, health/nutrition, basic education, engineering, industrial arts, and business development. http://www.peacecorps.gov/indexf.cfm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Var

Peace Valley Nature Center

Job Title: Naturalist Intern
http://www.bucksnet.com/peacevalley/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
PA

Penn State College of Medicine (SURIP)

Job Title: Summer Internships
Research programs for college undergraduate students who are preparing for a career in research. The research experiences range from basic to clinical, representing cellular, molecular, biochemical, genetic, epidemiological, and systems approaches. Over 20 Departments in the College have hosted interns. We invite you to learn more and apply to our program online. Phone: 717-531-8892 or email: grad-hmc@psu.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/11
Hershey, PA

Pennsylvania State University Astrobiology Summer Program

Job Title: Research for Undergraduates
The primary activity will be independent research under the guidance of an astrobiologist.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
University Park, PA

Phipps Conservatory & Bot. Gardens

Job Title: Horticulture Therapy Intern
http://www.phippsconservatory.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
PA

Picower Inst. for Medical Research

Job Title: Summer Internship Program
Intern gains practical experience in up-do-date biomedical research facility. Provides hands-on laboratory experience and stresses the pursuit of new therapeutic approaches. http://nmnf.epfl.ch/page10550.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
NY

Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore

Job Title: Internship
Most volunteer activity occurs from May through September. Some winter opportunities exist in volunteer ski trail condition reporting and visitor contact. http://www.nps.gov/piro
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MI

Planet Drum Foundation

Job Title: Internship
Through an internship at Planet Drum, you can gain new job skills, make contrcts and immerse yourself in the bioregional, ecological and urban sustainability scenes. You can arrange for college credit for an internship. http://www.planetdrum.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
CA

Plattsburgh State University

Job Title: Summer research experience
Ongoing research at the Altona Flat Rock jack pine barrens. Work closely with faculty mentors on research projects ranging from bedrock geology to surface and ground water hydrogeology, biogeochemistry (nutrient cycling), and terrestrial plant and invertebrate ecology. http://faculty.plattsburgh.edu/david.franzi/PSURP/PSURPindex.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
NY

Point Reyes Bird Observatory

Job Title: Science Ed. Internships
http://www.prbo.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
CA

Pok-O-MacCready Outdoor Education Center

Job Title: Internship
Interested candidates should have completed two years of college, with an emphasis in Outdoor Education, Recreation or Environmental Studies. Camping, hiking, rock climbing and waterfront skills are a plus. http://www.pakomac.com/PMOEC/outdoor.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
NY

Polytechnic Univ.

Job Title: Youth in Engineering & Science Ctr.
Available to high school students to participate in various summer educational enhancement programs. http://www.poly.edu/yes/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
NY

Pomona College

Job Title: Summer Research Program in Biology
Research in genetics, developmental biology, field ecology, animal physiology, microbiology, molecular biology, behavioral endocrinology and animal behaviorhttp://www.pomona.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/31
CA

PRBO's Palomarin Field Station

Job Title: Internship
Responsibilities may also include habitat assessment, conducting area searches and point counts, and public outreach. All internships include data entry. Interns will become proficient in landbird monitoring techniques and learn about various aspects of avian ecology (e.g., hands-on and via scientific literature). Self-motivation, a sense of humor, and the desire to spend long hours in the field and office are required. Participants must be able to work independently as well as in groups. Learn more: http://www.prbo.org/cms/559
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
California

Princeton University - Molecular & Developmental Neurobiology

Job Title: Undergraduate Summer Research Program
Each student joins a world-class research group—headed by a Faculty member and carries out an original research project. Participants are immersed in a culture of close collaboration with other undergraduates, graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, and faculty, and thereby experience first-hand what it is like to be a scientist. -research discussion groups (learn to analyze and present data) -faculty forum (attend weekly seminars given by Princeton Faculty) -poster session (present your research to respected scientists) -career forums (interact with former program participants)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
NJ

Procter & Gamble Pharmaceuticals

Job Title: Research projects
10 week research projects in chemistry or the life sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
NY

Project Concern

Job Title: Volunteerships for Health Professionals
Help impoverished communities with developing or providing medical care and health awareness. Stations are both in the U.S. and abroad. http://www.projectconcern.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Worldwide

Public Health Research Inst.

Job Title: Biomedical Res.Internships
Research opportunities available.http://www.phri.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Feb
NYC

Public Voice

Job Title: Food & Health Policy Int
Intern in journalism, administration, policy, and research.No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
World

R.I. Space Grant

Job Title: Summer Scholarship
For undergrads with concentration in science, math or engineering and interest in space science applications. http://www.spacegrant.brown.edu/RI_Space_Grant/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/3
RI

Randolph Mountain Club

Job Title: Summer Caretaker position
White Mt. caretaking positions. Work includes routine camp maintenance, nightly inspections of other backcountry facilities, and some hiker education and search and rescue http://www.randolphmountainclub.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/15
NH

Rape Crisis Center

Job Title: Primary Counselor/Volunteer
Provision of direct services to individuals affected by sexual assault including survivors and concerned others.

http://www.rapecrisiscenter.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MA

Renew America Internships

Job Title: Internship
Full-time interns are an integral part of Renew America's program. Much of the intern's time is spent working with local grassroots environmental organizations (state contact groups) nationwide to identify and verify projects for inclusion on the Index. http://www.renewamerica.tv/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: None
DC

Resource Center for Women, Inc.

Job Title: Volunteer
Many positions available with different responsibilities. Please see website.http://www.healthywomen.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
FL

REU - Bigelow Lab for Ocean Sciences

Job Title: Internship
REU program, Gulf of Maine and the World Oceansummer research opportunity.. Interns interested in the chemistry of climate change, environmenal biology of marine phytoplankton, bacteria and viruses, genome evolution in the algae, and the ecology, physiology and sensory biology of marine invertbrates.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/15
Maine

REU - Cell and Molecular Visualization at Brandeis University

Job Title: Internship
Seeks qualified applicants for an NSF-funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program in the Biological and Physical Sciences for a 10-week period. Candidates should have completed their sophomore or junior year of study and be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate college or university. Selected students will be matched with a faculty researcher, from over 70 in the biological and physical sciences, who will mentor the student through an independent research project. Students will participate in weekly seminars, which will include faculty research presentations, ethics discussions and professional development activities such as panel discussion with students and postdoctoral fellows from the Greater Boston area concerning careers in medicine, biotechnology and research. Students will develop a written synopsis of their summer work, with feedback and editing, and they will participate in a capstone symposium including poster presentations.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
MA

REU - LearnLab

Job Title: NSF - internships
Carnegie Mellon University and the University of Pittsburgh have an exciting opportunity summer research experience for undergraduates (REU) available for undergraduates. This REU program is sponsored by LearnLab, a Science of Learning Center funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF). We encourage applications from students who would like to conduct research in the fields of psychology, education, computer science, human-computer interfaces and language technologies. LearnLab's REU program allows talented undergraduates to spend 8 weeks during the summer in a research laboratory at Carnegie Mellon University, the University of Pittsburgh, or one of our research partners. The REU program supports LearnLab's commitment to training a diverse set of science, technology, education, and psychology leaders. Seminars specific to those participating in the REU program will be held weekly including seminars on graduate admissions and career opportunities in science, education, computer science and engineering. In addition, LearnLab seminars and those held by Carnegie Mellon's Human Computer Interaction Institute and Language Technologies Institute and seminars at Pitt's Language Research and Development Center will be open to the students, giving them exposure to a wide range of research in learning sciences. Michael Bett LearnLab Managing Director www.LearnLab.org (412) 268-8616
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 17
PA

REU - Molecular and Biochemical Analysis of Proteins at Purdue University

Job Title: Research Experience for Undergraduates
This National Science Foundation sponsored program provides advanced training in the manipulation and analysis of proteins for undergraduate students. It facilitates deep understanding of experimental laboratory research, insights into protein biochemistry and contemplation of the broader context of research. A wide range of student research projects mentored by faculty in the Department of Biochemistry is available. Problem-based modules presented during the first week of the program introduce key concepts in protein biochemistry and experimental design. The remaining nine weeks emphasize full-time research supplemented with weekly sessions on ethical conduct in research, professional communication, GRE preparation and the graduate school application process. At the end of the program students will present their results at a departmental symposium and a university-wide poster session.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 14
Indiana

REU Biophysics Program

Job Title: Internship
Provides selected undergraduate students from around the United States an opportunity to conduct ten weeks of summer research with some of the country's leading biophysicists.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 15, 2011
University of Michigan Medical School

REU Program for Computational Neuropsychiatric Genomics

Job Title: Internship - REU Projects
The Conte Center seeks highly qualified undergraduates for Research Experiences for Undergraduate(REU) projects. This program will be at the University of Chicago. Students will be matched with a faculty researcher and lab associates who will help mentor REU activities. Conte research projects focus on neuropsychiatry; genetic architectures and environmental factors associated with neuronal development and function;disturbances in neuronal patterning, connectivity, neurochemistry, neurophysiology correlated with behavior. Please mail or email your completed application to: Barry Aprison, Ph.D. Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery, Rm. 10-114 University of Chicago 900 E. 57th Street Chicago, Illinois 60637 baprison@bsd.uchicago.edu Your separate confidential letters of recommendation and official transcript can be mailed or emailed.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 18
University of Chicago, Stanford, Columbia & Various Others

REU Program in Nanaotechnology at UMass Amherst

Job Title: Internship
For undergraduate students planning for a career in cutting edge research, the Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program in Nanotechnology at UMass. The ten week lab-and-learning experience will give students a head start on a field that is truly at the forefront of knowledge--nanotechnology. Undergraduate majors in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Physics, and Polymer Science & Engineering are recommended for the program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 28
MA

REU Sites - National Science Foundation

Job Title: Various Site Categories
Positions offered in programs related to the Biological Sciences
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varies according to program
Various Site Locations

REU- UNLV Environmental Microbiology

Job Title: Summer Internship
NSF supported program provides an opportunity to perform independent research with a faculty mentor. Apply online: http://sols.unlv.edu/reu_main.html
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/7
LA

RHG, Inc.

Job Title: Summer Internships
Conduct semi-independent research projects in a variety of industries. Receive exposure to new technologies. http://www.rhggroup.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/15
NY

Rhododendron Species Found.

Job Title: Summer & 6-mo. Interns.
http://www.rhodygarden.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/31
WA

RI Epscor - Ocean and Environmental Science, Global Climate Change Focus of Undergraduate Summer in Woods Hole

Job Title: Partnership Education Progam
Ocean and Environmental Science, Global Climate Change Focus of 2014 Undergraduate Summer Program in Woods Hole Six science institutions offer diversity program on Cape Cod The Partnership Education Program (PEP), a project of a consortium of six science institutions in Woods Hole, Mass., is seeking applicants for a 10-week summer program that combines undergraduate course work with research in marine and environmental science. Launched in 2009, PEP is an ongoing diversity program designed to recruit talent from minority groups that are under-represented in marine and environmental sciences. The 2014 PEP program will run May 30 through August 9. Learn more about PEP on the NOAA Northeast Fisheries Science Center news site below, and find more information and an application on the Partnership Education Program website: http://www.woodsholediversity.org/pep/ You may also address questions to Dr. Ambrose Jearld (ambrose.jerald@noaa.gov) or George Liles (george.liles@noaa.gov).
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
MA

RI NSF EPSCoR - Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF)

Job Title: Fellow
Undergraduate students participate in a ten-week mentored research project in the life sciences. Fellows will be mentored by a faculty member in one of the state's colleges and universities and assigned to the mentor's lab from May 23-July 29. SURF program culminates in an end-of-the-summer symposium where student-wide researchers present their work. Applicant will upload a current copy of resume, personal statement, submit transcripts and two letters of recommendation, plus online form.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1, 2011
Various locations in Rhode Island

RI Space Grant Program

Job Title: Summer Research Scholarship
Research project with an advisor and outreach activities in science education for children and teachers in RI http://www.planetary.brown.edu/RI_Space_Grant/SummerScholarshipInf.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/3
RI

RIC Upward Bound

Job Title: Tutoring high school students
Work as tutor in for high school students in the following high school level subjects: English, US History, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, foreign languages. Tutors meet with students individually or in small groups on a weekly basis. http://www.ric.edu/upward_bound/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
RI

Rice University, HHMI Bionanotechnology & REU Cellular Engineering

Job Title: Undergraduate Internships
2008 IBB Summer Undergraduate Internship Program focused on Cellular Engineering. HHMI Program in Bionanotechnology and REU in Cellular Engineering: http://cohesion.rice.edu/naturalsciences/hhmi/index.cfm?doc_id=10945 http://cohesion.rice.edu/naturalsciences/nsfreu/index.cfm?doc_id=11338
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
TX

Rice University, Institute of Biosciences

Job Title: Undergraduate Internship Opportunity
The goal of the program is to introduce students to interdisciplinary research in science and engineering. The program provides excellent introduction to the graduate school environment as well as prepares students to participate in high-tech collaborations in industry. http://hhmi.rice.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/28
TX

RISE

Job Title: Summer Research Internships in Science and Engineering
Undergraduates have the opportunity to work on cutting edge research projects at top research institutions and universities in Germany. Scholarships are awarded to American and Canadian undergraduate students in the fields of biology, chemistry, physics, geology and engineering. Placements are with doctoral students in research groups at universities and research institutions across Germany. The doctoral students help integrate the undergraduate directly into the lab work and serve as personal and professional mentors. Contact questions: rise@daad.de
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Germany

Rock Creek Foundation

Job Title: Community Interns
A non-profit agency specializing in human resource and opportunity development for individuals with disabilities. Services to businesses include work-site and job analysis, customized employment placements, on-site job-training, on-going technical support and quality assurance, etc.http://www.rockcreekcenter.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MD

Rock Creek Park Nature Center

Job Title: Volunteers
Many different volunteer opportunities available. http://www.nps.gov/rocr/naturecenter/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
DC

Rockefeller University | SURF

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
SURF provides a unique opportunity for undergraduates to conduct laboratory research. SURF students work with leading scientists in a broad range of areas including biochemistry; structural biology and chemistry; molecular, cell and developmental biology; immunology; virology and microbiology; neuroscience; physics; and mathematical biology. College sophomores and juniors are eligible to spend 10 weeks during the summer in a Rockefeller University laboratory.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
NY

Rocky Mountain Bio Lab

Job Title: Research Opportunities and Courses
Both courses and research internships available. Summer research funded by the NSF for sophomores and juniors. Regular course work requires tuition.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CO

Rocky Mountain Nature Assoc.

Job Title: Summer Fellowship Program
Open to graduate students only. http://www.rmna.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
CO

Rocky Mt. Biological Laboratory

Job Title: Summer Research Programs
Independent research or research awards funded by the NSF. Students should have a sincere interest in a career in field biology research. http://www.rmbl.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CO

Rocky Mt. National Park

Job Title: Student Internship program
Year round volunteer internship program to develop well-rounded experience in environmental interpretation http://www.nps.gov/romo/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: none
CO

Rodale Institute Experimental Farm

Job Title: Experimental Farm Internships
Literature review, seminars pertinent to project; soil health http://www.rodaleinstitute.org/home.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
PA

Roswell Park Memorial Inst.

Job Title: Research Fellowship
Research opportunity for rising seniors in areas including biochemistry, pharmacology, and biophysics. For rising seniors (same as above, but not just for minority students). http://www.roswellpark.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NY

Royal Society for Protection of Birds

Job Title: Voluntary Wardening Scheme
Management and public service duty of maintaining a reserve, good experience for students interested in ornithology. http://www.rspb.org.uk/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varies
England

Rusk Institute (NYU Med)

Job Title: Volunteer
The Health Career Opportunity Program provides work-study fellowships for students with a hands-on clinical experience in a variety of healthcare professions.

http://www.med.nyu.edu/rusk/healthcareer/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
NY

Rutgers Haskin Shellfish Research

Job Title: Summer/Fall/Spring Internships
Positions in histopathology/parasitology; genetics; hatchery technician positions available for undergraduates and recent college graduates. 2012 Technician positions: Spring, Culture, Field and Hatchery. Send a resume and cover letter (include positions preferred) to: Gregory DeBrosse, Haskin Shellfish Research Laboratory, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, 6959 Miller Avenue, Port Norris, NJ 08349 and email: debrosse@rci.rutgers.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
New Jersey (various)

Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School | SURP

Job Title: Research Program in Molecular & Developmental Neurobiology
Applicants will be selected to join a research laboratory where they will engage in hands-on experimentation. Under the supervision of their faculty mentors, students will be expected to implement individual research projects during this period. This involves helping to formulate a hypothesis based on the mentor's previous studies, and learning laboratory skills, data collection and documentation. Areas of research involve a broad range of topics in developmental and adult neurobiology, including studies in: gene expression and regulation; molecular genetics; ion channel, receptor and enzyme function; hormone, cytokine and growth factor actions; cytoskeletal function; membrane structure; cell fate specification; stem cell differentiation; behavior and learning. Model systems include mammalian, lower vertebrate, and invertebrate organisms. Ms. Joan Mordes (neurosurp@rwjms.rutgers.edu) SURP Program Administrative Coordinator Dept. of Neuroscience & Cell Biology Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School 683 Hoes Lane West, Research Building 363 Piscataway, NJ 08854 732/235-5390
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 21
NJ

Ryerson Woods

Job Title: Environmental Ed. Intern.
http://www.ryersonwoods.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
IL

Sabine National Wildlife Refuge

Job Title: Internship Program
Year round student internships under the direction of refuge biologists, students are offered a wide range of learning by actively participating in daily refuge activities.http://sabine.fws.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
LA

San Diego Zoo Institute for Conservation Research

Job Title: research internships
Now accepting applications for our summer undergraduate research fellowships. These internships are 12 weeks long, paid (~$5500) and offer discounted housing. My group, the Reproductive Physiology Division, will be filling 3 positions. One will focus most likely on gamete cryopreservation. The other two will be in my lab and will focus on environmental toxicology. Projects and species are to be determined, but will involve conducting in-vitro hormone receptor activation assays. Job Search: www.hrapply.com
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 28
San Diego

San Francisco State University

Job Title: Internships
Each project occurs entirely in the field, and involves extensive onsite wildlife, wildland management or ecological research. http://www.sfsu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
CA

Savannah Science Museum

Job Title: Field Research/Museum Internships
Loggerhead Sea Turtle research project. Research work included nightly beach patrols, data collection, tagging, nest protection, etc. http://www.carettaresearchproject.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/31
GA

Save the Bay

Job Title: Semester Internships
http://savethebay.org/site/PageServer
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
RI

School for Field Studies

Job Title: Courses; Field Studies
Take courses in various topics of marine ecology, location vary in U.S. and internationally.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Worldwide

Schooner, Inc.

Job Title: Marine Ed./Sail Internship
Dedicated to the conservation of Long Isalnd Sound, this organization offers internships varying from work/study positions to full instructor are available either in the month of May or during the summer; internship available to assist with children's camp.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CT

Schulkill Valley Nature Ctr.

Job Title: Education Internships
http://www.schuylkillcenter.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
PA

Science Ctr. of NH at Squam Lakes

Job Title: Summer/Semester Internships
Field Studies, wildlife educationhttp://www.nhnature.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
NH

Science Writing Internship at NIH

Job Title: Internship
Mass Media Fellows Program Contact: Coordinator, AAAS Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellows Program, 1200 New York Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20005. Designed for graduate students and highly motivated undergraduates who are science majors, not journalism majors. The AAAS Mass Media Science & Engineering Fellows work for 10 weeks during the summer as reporters, researchers, and production assistants in mass media organizations nationwide. Fellows collaborate with media professionals at radio and television stations, newspapers, and magazines. As part of their job, the student-scientists and their host-journalists strive to make science news easy for the public to understand.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Consult with program coordinator
Bethesda, MD

ScienceNews

Job Title: Internship
Science News, the award-winning magazine covering all fields of science for a general readership, is now accepting applications for its science writer internships. Interns work as full-time science writers under the guidance of Science News editors and writers. Based in Washington, D.C., Science News reports scientific findings and trends occurring worldwide. Interns generate many of their own story ideas, reporting and writing several articles per week, including news stories and longer features. Former Science News interns have gone on to staff positions with the New York Times, the Washington Post, Science, Nature, Health, NOVA, Discover, Popular Science, U.S. News & World Report, Scientific American, ABC television, the Associated Press, the San Francisco Chronicle, and Science News, among others. The internship is intended for people planning careers in science writing and is offered three times a year for at least a three-month stay within the following periods: spring (January to April), summer (May to August) and fall (September to December). One applicant will be selected for each period. Preference is given to people completing an advanced degree in journalism with an emphasis in science writing. Skilled writers working toward an advanced degree in one of the sciences and experienced journalists in transition to a science specialty are also considered. Interns receive $1,890 per month. 2011 APPLICATION DEADLINES Materials must be received by: January 31 (summer 2011 internship) June 13 (fall 2011 internship) October 10 (spring 2012 internship) Applicants should send by e-mail a cover letter, rsum, names of three references and at least three science writing samples to: Tom Siegfried Editor in Chief, Science News 1719 N Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 tsiegfried@sciencenews.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Contact office
Varied

Scottish Conservation Projects

Job Title: Volunteerships
Learn and participate in various types of outdoor work, options include woodland management, constructing wooden footbridge, stonebridge building and more; training course also available.No Official Website
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Scotland

Scoville Peace Fellowship Prog.

Job Title: Fellowship
Work 4-6 months as project assistant in a peace, disarmament, or nuclear arms control organization. Candidates are required to have completed a baccalaureate degree by the time the Fellowship commences. http://www.clw.org/pub/clw/scoville/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
DC

Sea Semester (Woods Hole)

Job Title: Courses
Students study navigation and oceanography and design research projects which will be the focus of their work at sea aboard a vessel. http://www.sea.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MA

Sea Turtle Restoration Project

Job Title: Internship
Assist with day to day operations of an international environmental organization. Interns also work on projects of special interest. http://www.seaturtles.org/hp.cfm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CA

SeaCamp

Job Title: Marine Sci Inst & Staff Pos
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
FL

Seamester (Long Island U, NY)

Job Title: General Information
Cruises to various cites on the East Coast or islands in the Atlantic, study and learn aboard a ship, both fall and spring semester cruises are available. http://www.seamester.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Varies (stationed in NY)

Seattle Pacific University

Job Title: Summer Field Study Courses
Summer field study courses http://www.spu.edu/home.asp?bhcp=1/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
WA

SEEDS - Ecological Society of America

Job Title: Research Fellowship
The SEEDS Undergraduate Research Fellowship is the highest honor in the SEEDS program, and fellows are encouraged to be the shining leaders in the future of ESA. SEEDS Fellows receive leadership development, mentoring, and guidance to work on their research project of interest, as well as the chance to share their research findings with ecology professionals at the ESA Annual Meeting. The award supports the undergraduate student in designing and conducting their ecology research project of interest. Fellows receive the opportunity to select a mentor of their choice from the ESA membership - representing 10,000 scientists in the United States and around the world! They essentially conduct a mini thesis from writing a proposal, to conducting their research and analyzing results, to presenting at the ESA meeting. Education and Diversity Programs Office 1990 M Street, Suite 700, Washington, DC 20036 phone: 202-833-8773, fax: 202-833-8775 Email: education@esa.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Washington, DC

Semester Study Abroad Program

Job Title: Coursework at Moscow Univ. Med School
Students will attend classes and conduct medical research. There are over 30 courses and more than 15 research projects to choose from. http://www.KnowledgeExchange.org/StudyAbroad.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 12/18
Moscow

SENS Research Foundation

Job Title: SRF Summer Scholars Program
The SRF Summer Scholars Program is open to undergraduate students interested in research internships with world-renowned leaders of the regenerative medicine field. Paid positions are available at: Buck Institute for Research on Aging Harvard Stem Cell Institute/Harvard School of Medicine SRF Research Center University College London University of Oxford Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine Inquire: Gregory Chin, Director of Education SENS Research Foundation greg.chin@sens.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 3
Various

Shannon Point Marine Center

Job Title: Courses and Research Programs
Courses available during the spring semester, also independent study and research programs. Campus is located on biological preserve in Puget Sound. http://www.ac.wwu.edu/~spmc/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
WA

Shaver's Creek Environmental Center

Job Title: Internships
http://shaverscreek.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

Sherkin Island Marine Station

Job Title: General Information
Volunteers sought to help maintain station; responsibilities include gardening, cooking, where daily maintenance chores; researchers probably possible-should inquire. http://homepage.tnet.ie/~sherkinmarine/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

Shoals Marine Laboratory

Job Title: Marine Sci Summer Field Courses
Summer courses in marine sciences; see listings under MAR for other information.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
ME

Skinner Bros. Wilderness Camps

Job Title: Camp internships
Summer opening for counselors, junior counselors, cooks, wranglers and camp attendants http://wyomingoutdoors.com
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
WO

Sleeping Bear Dunes

Job Title: Natural Resource Management Intern
Position is assigned to the Division of Resources Management and Visitor Protection at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore. The position will be used to provide biological assistance to the Division. http://www.nps.gov/slbe/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MI

Sloan-Kettering (Biomedical Sciences)

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
Our ten-week Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP), which begins on the first Monday in June, is designed for approximately 20 outstanding undergraduate freshmen, sophomores, and juniors are interested in pursuing a career in biomedically related sciences. Applicants must have research experience. Students in the program have the opportunity to: - obtain hands-on research experience in cutting-edge laboratories - interact with faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students - attend a weekly luncheon/seminar series of presentations by faculty - attend skills development workshops to hone presentation and interview skills - attend and present at works-in-progress sessions with the cohort of SURP students
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
NYC

Smithsonian Institution - Office of Fellowships and Internships

Job Title: Interns
An internship at the Smithsonian Institution is a prearranged, structured learning experience scheduled within a specific time frame. The experience must be relevant to the intern's academic and professional goals, and to research and museum activities of the Institution. An internship is performed under the direct supervision of Smithsonian staff. http://www.smithsonian.org/interns
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
NYC

Smithsonian National Zoological Park

Job Title: Internships & Fellowships
The Research Internship Program of the National Zoo's Conservation and Research Center (CRC) offers internships in each of its major program areas: Conservation Biology, Reproductive Sciences & Science Education. http://nationalzoo.si.edu/UndergradInternships/research
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
 

Society of American Foresters

Job Title: Natural Resource Policy Interns
http://www.safnet.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MD

Society of Toxicology

Job Title: Research Internship
Research internship in industrial, government, or academic settings. http://www.toxicology.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/17
Var: U.S.

Sounds Conservancy Grant Program

Job Title: Student Research Endowment
Grants support marine related research and education in Nantucket, Martha's Vineyard, Rholde Island, Block Island, Fishers Island and Long Island sounds.No Official Website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
MA

South Park Ranger District

Job Title: Summer Internships
Various positions: Biological Aid/Tech; Trail Leader; Work Crew, etc. http://www.fs.fed.us/r2/psicc/sopa/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CO

Southwestern Research Station

Job Title: Field Research Positions
Offers students in the biological sciences and related fields outstanding opportunities to observe and become involved with scientists doing field research. http://research.amnh.org/swrs/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
AZ

Spanish National Cancer Centre

Job Title: Summer Training
Offers students of all nationalities, interseted in biomedical research related to the molecular events that lead to the development of cancer, the opportunity to participate in a laboratory training program, to enhance their academic training and facilitate their professional orientation.http://www.cnio.es
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/30
Madrid, Spain

Spring Lake Ranch

Job Title: Internships
See enclosed.http://www.spring-lake-ranch.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
VT

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital - POE Program

Job Title: Intern
The program (Oncology Education Program) offers a unique opportunity for pre-doctoral students preparing for careers in the biomedical sciences, medicine, and pharmacy to gain biomedical and oncology research experience. Students participate in basic or clinical oncology research, research and clinical conferences, and a core lecture series designed specifically for them. All participants make a PowerPoint presentation on their research project and submit a report on their research project written in the style of a journal in which their faculty mentor publishes. All must have completed at least their college sophomore year by the time they participate. Prior research experience is required for all applicants. Medical students spend a minimum of 9 weeks in the program. The minimum tenure requirement for all others is 11 weeks (10 weeks for returning students). All POE applicants must have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.40 (on a 4.0 scale) in math and science (biology, chemistry, and physics) and at least a 3.40 overall. A primary goal of the POE program is to encourage students to pursue a career in cancer research. Thus, we are particularly interested in highly qualified students with a serious career interest in cancer research, either as a clinical scientist or laboratory-based research scientist. CONTACT: Suzanne Gronemeyer, PhD Director, Pediatric Oncology Education (POE) Program Associate Director, Academic Programs St. Jude Children's Research Hospital 262 Danny Thomas Place Memphis, TN 38105-3678 suzanne.gronemeyer@stjude.org http://www.stjude.org/poe http://www.stjude.org/Gronemeyer
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
Memphis, TN

St. Luke's- Roosevelt

Job Title: Clinical Volunteers
Exposure to research and clinical services, job tailored for each individual.http://www.wehealnewyork.org/patients/slr_description.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Open
NYC

Stanford University

Job Title: Summer Research Program
Eight week internship program that provides hands-on laboratory experience.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 19
CA

Staten Island Zoological Society

Job Title: Internships/Zoo Education
Experience in environmental interpretation, or elementary education with concentration in science, art or recreation, and with preparation for elementary teaching. No official website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1/96
NY

Stone Laboratory

Job Title: Courses
Classroom, laboratory and field studies in aquatic science.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/14
OH

Stone Laboratory

Job Title: Courses
Summer intensive study of marine biology, ecology, aquatic zology, and oceanography; station at freshwater.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
OH

Stone Laboratory - Ohio State University Island Campus (REU)

Job Title: Summer Research Assistantship
Research Experience for Undergraduates and college students: Assist with the collecting, processing and analysis of data, learning how to write up discoveries, and give final presentation. Conduct in-the-field research alongside top scientists.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various - check web site
OH

Stonybrook SUNY

Job Title: Summer Research Fellowships
Student designed research for credit.http://www.stonybrook.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Varies

Stowers Summer Scholars Program

Job Title: Stowers Institute for Medical Research
Ten-week intensive research with hands-on laboratory project under the direction of a principal investigator. Currently enrolled in biology, biochemistry, chemistry, physics, computing, engineering, mathematics or a related field. Contact: Ana Pedraza Stowers Summer Scholars Program Coordinator studenttrainingprograms@stowers.org 816.926.4400 https://www.facebook.com/StowersSummerScholars
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 3
MO

Strong Children's Research Center

Job Title: Summer Training Program
Working 8 to 12 weeks doing basic and clinical research directed to the cause, prevention and treatment of the diseases of infants, children and adolescents as well as studies of developmental biology, delivery of health services, etc.
http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/scrc/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
NY

Stroud Water Research Ctr.

Job Title: Field Res.-Microbiology
Intern as research assistant in microbiology, chemistry, entomology, or ecology. http://www.stroudcenter.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
PA

Student Conservation Assoc.

Job Title: Conservation Internships
12-week to 12-month opportunities nationwide to live and work in national parks, forests and refuges. More than 1,200 expense-paid conservation internships, available year-round.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
Nationwide

Student Conservation Association

Job Title: Internship
Get Real Conservation Experience With SCA Expense-Paid Internships Living Stipend Housing Round Trip Travel 18 and Older 3-12 Months All 50 States
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Varied

Student Health Coalition

Job Title: Americorps Program
Vanderbilt University. Corps members provide health fairs and health/wellness progs at senior citizens' centers, locate prof volunteers to assist with health screenings and presentations,work w/ local agencies to provide nutritional screenings and counseling,install smoke detectors in seniors homes, etc.
http://www.med.unc.edu/shac/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 11/15
TN

Summer Medical and Dental Education Program (SMDEP)

Job Title: Internships for Minority Students
Six-week residential program for first and second year college students interested in medicine and dentistry. Students have the opportunity to take classes in the sciences, shadow health professionals, and experience cultural activities.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15, 2011
Columbia University Medical Center - Various Locations

Summer Medical and Dental Education Programs

Job Title: Internship program

SMDEP is a free (full tuition, housing, and meals) six-week summer medical and dental school preparatory program that offers eligible students intensive and personalized medical and dental school preparation. http://www.smdep.org/start.htm


Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq

OH, NY, CA, KY, NJ, WA, VA, DC,
CT, NC

Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP) - UC Berkeley

Job Title: Research Intern
The eight-week research offering student, faculty-mentored opportunities in the fields of Astronomy, Astrophysics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology, Geophysics, Mathematics, physics and Statistics. The goal is to increase the level of diversity among students entering Ph.D. programs by providing research opportunities under the supervision of a faculty mentor. Contact the Graduate Diversity Program at 510-643-6010 or grad.diversity@berkeley.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 11, 2011
Un of California, Berkeley

Summer Undergraduate MSTP Research (SUMR) Program

Job Title: Internship
Eight-week research project provides students with experience in research laboratories and exposure to clinical medicine and medically relevant research. Includes project, weekly seminars, and an emergency room shadowing experience.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 7
Iowa City, IA

SUNY Upstate Medical University

Job Title: Fellowship
Students focus fully on efforts in graduate courses and laboratory research. The seven research departments and programs of SUNY Upstate have merged into a single graduate admissions program that allows students to access every faculty member at Upstate. Students can apply to our interdepartmental Biomedical Sciences Program (BMS). Browse either the BMS Program web site (http://www.upstate.edu/grad/) or departmental web site and request further information or an application.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Syracuse, NY

SUNY Upstate Medical University - SURF

Job Title: Fellow
Fellowship intended for students in good academic standing who are finishing their junior year and are good prospective candidates for careers in biomedical research. This program is designed and funded to attract students into PhD or MD/PhD training. Complete online application and personal statement with transcript and two letters of recommendation. Contact for questions: biosci@upstate.edu or 315-464-4538
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15, 2011
NY

SURPH@Duke

Job Title: Research in PHarmacology & Cancer Biology
The SURPH@Duke Fellowship is an e-week summer research experience that focuses on learning how scientific discovery at the bench can be translated to treatment of disease. Students will work with a faculty mentor and carry out an independent research project in the Dept. of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology at Duke University Medical Center.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 8
NC

Swedish Program (Stockholm Univ)

Job Title: Course
Course in Genetics http://www.su.se/english/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Sweden

Synergen


Research opportunity in molecular biology.http://www.synergen.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

Syracuse University

Job Title: Study Abroad
Internships, traveling seminars, interdisciplinary studies in Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, and South America. http://www.syr.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Abroad

Tahoe-Baikal Institute

Job Title: Summer in Siberia & the Sierra Nevada
We are only accepting applications for the 2012 Summer Environmental Exchange (SEE) Program for three more weeks! This is a 9-week long, experiential, place-based, watershed education and leadership development program hosted at the watersheds of Lake Tahoe in the USA and Lake Baikal in Russia, and at the Selenga River, Lake Baikal''s upper watershed, in Mongolia. The program''s primary themes are watershed protection, sustainable development, and cultural exchange. It will bring together young, environmental leaders from North America, Russia, Mongolia, and other parts of the world to study environmental science, policy, and management at these two superlative lakes.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/7/2012
CA or Siberia

Temple University

Job Title: Minority Summer Research
Research and attend seminars in areas including life sciences. Preference given to women and minority students who have completed two or three years of college.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
PA

Tennessee Valley Authority

Job Title: Env. Ed, Res. Mgmt, Commun
http://www.tva.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
KY

Teton Science School

Job Title: Various courses
Courses in Environmental educationhttp://www.tetonscience.org/<
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
WY

The Academy of Natural Sciences

Job Title: Intern
The Academy of Natural Sciences is hoping to offer Research Experience for Undergraduate (REU) internships for the Summer of 2011, pending funding. A ten-week research project based on botany, ichthyology, ornithology, entomology, biogeochemistry and paleontology. View also this link for additional information about internships: http://www.ansp.org/research/opportunities/internship.php
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various
PA

The Amgen Scholars Program

Job Title: Scholar
The Amgen Scholars Program provides hundreds of undergraduate students with the opportunity to engage in a hands-on summer research experience at some of the world's leading institutions. To apply to be an Amgen Scholar, go to the Host Universities section of this website and click on the U.S. Program or Europe Program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Varied

The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS)

Job Title: Internships
Programs range from semester opportunities, volunteer internships and research experiences for undergraduates.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
Bermuda

The Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
The Cary REU program will embrace a new focus Translational Ecology. We hope to train a new generation of environmental scientists who are both prepared and motivated to translate ecological science to the public. The Cary Institutes Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program has provided 8-12 students each summer with an opportunity to conduct quality research in ecology at a world-class institute. E-mail: Patricia Zolnik at: zolnikp@caryinstitute.org (845) 677-7600 x326
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Millbrook, NY

The Charles Ross Summer Fellowship for Minority Undergraduates

Job Title: Fellowship
Established in the department of Pharmacology to provide under-represented minority students, who are interested in the biomedical sciences, first-hand laboratory experience with a focus on pharmacology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 18, 2011
University of Michigan Medical School

The Chicago Center for Systems Biology (CCSB)

Job Title: Summer Internship
Seeks highly qualified undergraduates for Research Experiences for Undergraduate REU Fellowships. Research focuses on how networks of genes work together to enable cells and organisms to respond to environmental and genetic changes. www.chicago-center-for-systems-biology.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
IL

The Conservancy, Inc.

Job Title: Conservation Associate
Work in Wildlife Rehabilitation Center, Museum of Natural History, Nature Center or Environmental Policy Unit.No official website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.

The Conservation Association

Job Title: Internship
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Various

The George Washington University Medical Center


Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Various

The George Washington University School of Medicine

Job Title: Summer Science & Language Program
Intensive course in Russian and an advanced biotechnology lecture/laboratory course conducted in Russian. Majoring in Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Biomedical Engineering or a program were experience in biotechnology. Completed at least two semesters of college-level Russian or equivalent.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/13/12
Moscow State University

The MGH Summer Research Trainee Program (SRTP)

Job Title: Internship
The MGH Summer Research Trainee Program (SRTP) funds students underrepresented in medicine to join a lab for a mentored project during the summer. Students receive $4k stipends, housing, and travel support. They need to be rising 1st or 2nd year med students or have completed 3 years of college. This is a great opportunity to expose younger minds to neurology research careers. SRTP grads have been recruited to MGH residency training programs or labs over time. Application and supporting documents must be sent to: MFG, Mass General Hospital, Attn: Summer Research Trainee Program, 55 Fruit St., Bulflinch 123, Boston, MA 02114.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 17, 2012
Boston, MA

The National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences

Job Title: Internship
Researchers in the Intramural Research Division work in the following research areas: Biostatistics Comparative Medicine Epidemiology Molecular Carcinogenesis Molecular Genetics Neurobiology Reproductive & Developmental Toxicology Respiratory Biology Signal Transduction Structural Biology Toxicology & Pharmacology
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
Research Triangle Park, NC

The Nebraska Summer Research Program

Job Title: Research for Undergraduates
This intensive summer research experience provides mentoring and research experiences while allowing scholars to preview graduate school life. See program/department descriptions at the web site.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Nebraska

The Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Scholarship

Job Title: Scholar
10-week paid scholarships available for undergraduate students to biomedical research at the Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children in Wilmington, DE. Applicants must have an interest in basic and applied sciences, health care, pre-med or related fields.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 21, 2011
DE

The Ocean Project

Job Title: Internships
Focus on national and international network of partner aquariums, zoos, museums and improved communication for conservation, including marketing and public opinion research. Contact: Bill Mott, Director at 401-709-4071 or http://www.TheOceanProject.org. Description of internship program: http://www.theoceanproject.org/about/intern.php.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
RI

The Rockefeller University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

Job Title: Fellowship
(SURF) program provides a unique opportunity for undergraduates to conduct laboratory research. SURF students work with leading scientists in a broad range of areas including biochemistry; structural biology and chemistry; molecular, cell and developmental biology; immunology; virology and microbiology; neuroscience; physics; and mathematical biology. College sophomores and juniors are eligible to spend 10 weeks during the summer in a Rockefeller University laboratory.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
New York

The School for Field Studies

Job Title: Participant
A unique opportunity to combine study abroad with environmental education. 2-month-long summer session programs offers field research exercises and expeditions. Students assist faculty in research design to support local communities. For semester programs view web site: http://www.fieldstudies.org/pages/40_semester_programs.cfm
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Consult web site
Various locations overseas

The Scripps Research Institute | SURF

Job Title: Research Fellows
SURF participants identify their area of interest and are matched with a faculty mentor. Together the student and mentor craft a research project. The student will work on that project under the supervision of a graduate student, postdoc or another member of the lab for a few weeks, until the student is comfortable with the project. Then the student will be expected to work independently.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
FL or CA

The Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

Job Title: Intern
Designed to give undergraduate students interested in pursuing a career in basic biomedical research experience in a laboratory. SABR internships are intensive research opportunities for students to perform basic biomedical experiments in the laboratory of a faculty sponsor. Send completed apps to: SABR Internships, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 3601 4th Street, STOP 6206, Lubbock, TX 79430
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February (inquire)
Lubbock, TX

Thomas Jefferson University

Job Title: Summer Internship
Ten-week internship for undergraduates between their junior and senior years. Students are assigned to a research lab based on their interests. Includes series of lectures on current topics in molecular biology, cancer biology, genetics, immunology, molecular pharmacology, neuroscience, tissue engineering.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
PA

Three Seas Program - East West Marine Biology

Job Title: Student
The program provides students the opportunity to spend a year studying marine biology in three distinct marine ecosystems. Explore the field in depth, and enroll in a variety of marine biology courses. Ideal for advvanced undergraduates and first-year graduate students. Interested students should visit www.marinebioms.neu.edu or 781/581-7370 x311 - Northeastern University
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
Massachusetts - Fall; Panama - Winter; Washington - Spring

Toledo Botanical Garden

Job Title: Horticulture Internship
http://www.toledogarden.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
OH

Touch of Nature Envir. Ctr (SIU)

Job Title: Env. & Interpretive Int.
http://www.pso.siu.edu/tonec
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
IL

Tower Hill Botanic Garden

Job Title: Garden Intern
Interns will assist in the maintenance of diverse perennial, vegetable, woody ornamental and woodland gardens on 132 picturesque acres. These include a Systematic Garden and Orangerie, an orchard with 119 varieties of heirloom apples, a woodland garden, wildlife pond, and field and woodland trails. Interns will gain valuable experience in a variety of general landscape/garden tasks including planting, pruning, trail maintenance,weed identification and removal, watering and mowing. Preference will be given to students who have completed course work in horticulture, landscape design, botany, or related fields. Experience with grounds maintenance equipmen. *Application Request* To request an application packet, call 508-869-6111, ext. 139, or e-mail mmagee@towerhillbg.org. Applications accepted until April 1 OR Mail inquiries to: Worcester County Horticultural Society Attention: Horticultural Secretary 11 French Drive, P.O. Box 598 Boylston, MA 01505-0598 Please log on to our website for more information.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/1
Boylston, MA

Trans World Employment Serv

Job Title: Varies
Agency to assist finding jobs internationally.No Official Website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
MA

Trees for Tomorrow

Job Title: Naturalist Internship Program
Seeking highly motivated individuals who would like to gain experience in teaching people of all ages about the wise use and proper management of natural resources. Internships are career development positions which let you experience first hand whether teaching about and in the outdoors is for you.http://www.treesfortomorrow.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.

Tri-Institutional Training Program in Computational Biology and Medicine

Job Title: Internship
CBM brings together the exceptional educational and research resources of Cornell University in Ithaca, its Medical College in NYC (Weill Cornell Medical College), and Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. Program faculty, representing a wide range of research disciplines, provide CBM students with the full range of training opportunities. Students in the CBM program use computational methods, often in conjunction with experimental approaches, to solve problems across a spectrum of biomedical disciplines. Under the mentorship of an outstanding faculty, training is rigorous, yet flexible, and tailored to the specific goals of each trainee.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 1
New York

Trinidad Lake State Park

Job Title: Internship Program
Research and collect information for the park's interpretive files. Prepare an interpretive program such as a campfire presentation, slide show, or a guided nature walk. http://parks.state.co.us/trinidad/index.asp
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
CO

Tropical Studies/Duke University

Job Title: Internship
Students with experience in environmental science, biology, pre-med or global health are offered both semester and summer programs in tropical biology, Savannah ecology, and global health. Earn Duke University credits and perform independent research. Questions: contact the OTS Enrollment Management team at otsadmissions@duke.edu.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1, 2011
Abroad

Tufts University

Job Title: Summer Research
Research opportunity for minority students. Students work under the direct supervision of a faculty mentor, and present the results of their projects at a symposium at the end of the summer. http://ase.tufts.edu/biology/NSFResearch.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
MA

Tufts University

Job Title: Summer Research Program
Students do research under direct supervision of a faculty mention in fields of: biochemistry, molecular biology, pathogenesis, neuroscience, genetics, physiology, microbiology, cell biology, immunology, virology, and developmental biology http://www.tufts.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
MA

Tulane Summer Research Fellowship

Job Title: Summer Internship
A three-month internship devoted to research in biology or a biomedical related field. Positions available in five divisions of the TNPRC: Bacteriology & Parasitology, Comparative Pathology, Gene Therapy, Immunology, Microbiology. Will have an opportunity to present at end-of-summer symposium. Send letter of career goals, vitae, transcript, two letters of rec to: Undergraduate Fellowship Program, Attention: Pyone Aye, CVM, PhD, Tulane National Promate Research Center, 18703 Three Rivers Road, Covington, LA 70433 to paye@tulane.edu.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
LA

Turtle Mt. Environmental Learning Center

Job Title: Naturalist Internships
Lead environmental and outdoor education classes to grade school children; room and board provided, monthly stipend. http://www.ndparks.com//Parks/Metigoshe/tmelc.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/31
ND

U.S. Department of Energy

Job Title: Summer Fellowships
Take part in energy-related research in a US Department of Energy lab. Must have completed sophomore year.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Varied

U.S. Dept of State

Job Title: Student Internships
Internship involving research and drafting reports and correspondence as well as analyzing internat'l issues and law. http://www.state.gov/m/dghr/hr/student/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
DC

U.S. Dept. of Agriculture

Job Title: Summer, Recess & Year Jobs
Biological aid positions dealing with wetland identification, wildlife habitat and evaluation http://www.usda.gov/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Midwest

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Job Title: NNEMS Fellowship Program
National Network for Environmental Management Studies is a federal government environmental fellowship program designed to provide students with a research/training experience and promote high-quality research efforts on environmental issues. http://www.epa.gov/enviroed/NNEMS/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
Var

U.S. Navy Marine Mammal Program

Job Title: Animal Care and Training Internship
Hands-on experience with marine mammals. Daily tasks include diet preparation, deck and boat scrubbing, equipment and facility maintenance and a number of tasks related to the dolphin and sea lion programs.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CA

Un. of Nebraska Summer Research Program

Job Title: Scholar
The Nebraska summer research program is a consortium of NSF-funded research experiences for undergradutes (REU) and other summer research programs (SROP). This intensive experience provides mentoring and research experiences while allowing scholars to preview graduate school life. Summer programs include REU: Applied Math, Bioenergy Systems, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry nanomaterials and nanoscience, Redox Biology and Biochemistry. View website for more information.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1, 2011
Lincoln, NB

UNCF Merck Science Initiative

Job Title: Science Research Scholarship Award
Open to African-American juniors. Intended to helpl African-American undergraduate students who are interested in science to further their science education and potentially pursue science careers. Provides opportunities for research experience in a state-of-the-art research facility. http://www.uncf.org/merck/program.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/15
NJ, PA

UNCF/Mellon

Job Title: Summer Internship
Students work closely with faculty researchers on ecology/environmental studies related research.No official website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/31
GA

University of Alabama - Biomedical Sciences (SIBS) Research

Job Title: Fellowship
Eight-week summer program offering intensive and personalized laboratory research under the guidance of individual UAB faculty members. Opportunity to experience the challenges and rewards of intensive, hypothesis-drive laboratory research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/10/12
AL

University of Buffalo, SUNY

Job Title: SURE - Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Our program provides you with research experience in a state-of-the-art biomedical research laboratory as a prelude to pursuing a PhD. At the end of our program, you'll know if a biomedical research science career is right for you. Our training, laboratory practical sessions and weekly seminars provide you with the fundamentals you need for a successful research career. Our program enables you to design and carry out meaningful, independent research under the guidance of world-renowned faculty. Biochemistry Biomedical Engineering Genetics, Genomics, and Bioinformatics Microbiology and Immunology Neuroscience Oral Biology Pathology and Anatomical Sciences Pharmacology and Toxicology Physiology and Biophysics Structural Biology
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 7
NY

University of California - San Francisco

Job Title: Research Training Program
Ten-week, research oriented training program for students seeking academic careers as professors/scholars in the health sciences. Provides research opportunities in the biomedical and biological sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
CA

University of California, Berkeley

Job Title: Research for Undergraduates
Amgen Scholars at the University of California, Berkeley will participate in 10 weeks of intensive research in the sciences. Each student will have direct participation in a faculty members laboratory. Eligible sophomores, juniors and non-graduating seniors. Questions? Please contact: amgenscholars@berkeley.edu Phone: (510) 642-0280 Fax: (510) 643-6762 UCB Amgen Scholars Program 158 Barrows Hall MC#2990 Berkeley, CA 94720-2990 Program Director: Audrey Knowlton
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Berkeley, California

University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine | SURF

Job Title: Undergraduate Research Program
Introduce students to research in marine and earth sciences with a series of introductory lectures relevant to current research and GRE examination preparation. This program is designed for motivated undergraduate students from groups that have been shown by the National Science Foundation (NSF) to be underrepresented in health sciences on a national basis and who are interested in seeking future training in a combined MD/PhD program or an academically oriented career in medicine. The wide range of departments, programs, and institutes in the UC San Diego School of Medicine and general campus, as well as nearby institutions, form the cornerstone of the MST Program at UC San Diego. Students can choose to work with faculty at the following locations: UCSD Medical Center, Hillcrest or UCSD Thornton Hospital Salk Institute Scripps Institute of Oceanography The Scripps Research Institute Burnham Institute for Medical Research Program Address and Contact: UCSD SURF Program 9500 Gilman Drive - MC 0661 La Jolla, CA 92093-0661 Fax: (858) 822-3067 E-mail: mstp@ucsd.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 31
CA

University of California, Santa Barbara

Job Title: General Information
Marine science curriculum for undergraduates; probably summer research programs exist; inquire for more information.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
CA

University of Chicago

Job Title: Summer Internships
PSOMER(Pritzker School of Medicine Experience in Research): Research opportunities range from bench to clinical projects CAMP (Chicago Academic Medicine Progam): Six week academic skills building program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
IL

University of Chicago

Job Title: Summer Research
PSOMER(Pritzker School of Medicine Experience in Research): Research opportunities range from bench to clinical projects CAMP (Chicago Academic Medicine Progam): Six-week academic skills building program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
IL

University of Chicago - Chicago Center for Systems Biology

Job Title: REU Program in Systems Biology
Research awards are based on academic excellence and potential. Students are given lab space to work on projects with mentor support. The Chicago Center for Systems Biology focuses on how networks of genes interact to enable cells and organisms to respond to environmental and genetic changes.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1
Chicago, IL

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

Job Title: Experiential Programs
The summer surgery Experience and the Summer Neuroscience Experience are each 10-day intensive immersion programs for academically talented undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a career in medicine. These fast-paced programs each include lab practica, operating room observations, shadowing with faculty, case studies, and presentations. Apply online January 9-March 1, including application and packet of materials. See eligibility requirements.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1/12
OH

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (SSE & SNE)

Job Title: Intern
The Summer Surgery Experience (SSE) and the Summer Neuroscience Experience (SNE) are each 10-day intensive immersion programs for academically talented undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a career in medicine. These fast paced programs each include lab practica, operating room observations, shadowing with faculty, case studies, and presentations from University of Cincinnati College of Medicine faculty. Summer program participants are intellectually curious and driven to explore careers in medicine. The application process is competitive, but all students with an interest in surgery or neuroscience are encouraged to apply.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
Ohio

University of Colorado at Boulder

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
Research projects at the Mountain Research Station in Behavior, Ecology and Evolution.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/2
CO

University of Colorado Cancer Center

Job Title: Cancer Research Summer Fellowship
Fellowship are open to: Advanced high school seniors College undergraduates Graduate students Medical, dental, nursing and other health care students Minority students are encouraged to apply Goals and Objectives: With the help of your preceptor, you will write a two to three-page, double-spaced report describing the goals of your research project. The report is due within 10 days of your start date. Your preceptor will also sign the report. When we receive it, you will receive 50 percent of your total stipend. Poster Session All fellows will be encouraged to participate in the end of the summer poster session on August 9th. Poster boards will be handed out in early August in the education office (see Jill Penafiel). If you are unable to attend the poster session, please contact Jill as soon as you know you have a conflict. After you participate in the poster session, you will qualify to receive the remaining 50 percent of your total stipend. Research Paper If you are unable to attend the poster session, you will be required to write a double-spaced report of at least five pages that describes your project's results, due at the end of your fellowship. Your preceptor will also sign your report. When we receive it, you will receive the remaining 50 percent of your total stipend.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
CO

University of Colorado Health Science Center

Job Title: GEMS Summer Program (Minority)
Research internship course including lectures and workshops for minority students who have completed one year of college.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/4
CO

University of Connecticut Health Center

Job Title: Research Fellow-Molecular Biology
Research opportunity open to students interested in dental medicine, medicine, or biomedical research. http://www.uchc.edu/about/research.html
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
CT

University of Florida

Job Title: Research Training
10-12 week training in marine biomedical research and biotechnology with hands-on research experience using exciting new techniques of cellular, molecular, and neurobiology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
FL

University of Georgia

Job Title: Summer Research
Research opportunity in molecular biology or biochemistry open to rising seniors.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/20
GA

University of Georgia Marine Extension Service

Job Title: Internship
Sea Grant Marine Education internships are designed for recent college graduates (with a BS in Biology) who would like some teaching experience in marine science and coastal ecology. The internships provide a transitional period between college and permanent professional positions or graduate work.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
Savannah, GA

University of Hawaii

Job Title: Internships
Work with faculty members on significant problems in biological, physical, chemical, and geological oceanography, participate in field or laboratory projects.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
HI

University of Illinois-Urbana-Champaign

Job Title: Summer Res, spons by Howard Hughes
Research in cell/structural biology, neurobiology, molecular biology, developmental biology, genetics, microbiology, physiology, biophysics, plant biology, environmental sciences, entomology and ecology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/26
IL

University of Iowa - BSURF

Job Title: Biochemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
The 10-week Biochemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (BSURF), intended for students outside of the University of Iowa, is an excellent opportunity for undergraduate students to gain hands-on experience in an active research laboratory, under the direction of an established scientist. Research areas include structural biology, genetics, developmental biology and molecular biology. •Full-time, hands-on research in biochemistry and related topics •Enrichment activities, including weekly seminars and workshops on graduate school and careers in science •The opportunity to present findings in a campus-wide poster session biochem@uiowa.edu, or via mail, to: BSURF Coordinator Department of Biochemistry 51 Newton Road, 4-403 BSB Iowa City, IA, 52242
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 14
IA

University of Maine

Job Title: Research Internship
Open to students entering their junior or senior year. Conduct state-of-the-art research including chemical and biological agent detection; monitoring of air, water, and soil quality; industrial process control; and medical diagnostics.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/16
ME

University of Manitoba

Job Title: Field Courses
Summer session research and courses available. The University Field Station (Delta Marsh) is situated on a forested sand ridge separating Lake Manitoba and Delta Marsh, about 100 km northwest of Winnipeg, Manitoba.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Canada

University of Massachusetts

Job Title: General Information
Summer program studying oceanography and marine resources; include classroom work and field excursions.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Main Campus

University of Massachusetts Medical Center

Job Title: NIH Minority Research Fellowships
Funded by the NIH. Provides students with exposure to opportunities in research careers in areas relevant to cardiovascular, pulmonary, and hematologic diseases and sleep disorders.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/15
MA

University of Massachusetts-Amherst

Job Title: REU in Nanotechnology - Undergraduate Research
The University of Massechusetts at Amherst has opened applications for their summer 2014 REU program in nanotechnology! For undergrads planning a career in cutting edge research, the Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program in Nanotechnology at UMass Amherst might be for you. The ten week lab-and-learning experience will give you a head start on a field that is truly at the forefront of knowledge: nanotechnology! Funded through the National Science Foundation, we offer a competitive stipend, free lodging and a travel to campus, and activities and events for outside the lab. Women and underrepresented minority students are strongly encouraged to apply. Eligibility is limited to U.S. citizens and permanent residents only. Undergraduate majors in Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Physics, and Polymer Science & Engineering are recommended for the program.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 28
MA

University of Massachusetts-Boston

Job Title: Research Experience for Undergraduates
Various biology research opportunities with faculty members.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/10
MA

University of Massachusetts, Boston

Job Title: Marine Biology on Nantucket
Program to develop awareness of interactions between human beings and the marine environment
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/10
MA

University of Massachusetts, Boston

Job Title: Summer Research Ecology/Conservation Biology
Focus on issues in biodiversity and conservation ecology; small hands-on workshop on molecular techniques relevant to ecology
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/3
MA

University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey

Job Title: Intern - Grad School of Biomedical Sciences
For more information, please contact: UMDNJ The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences 42 E. Laurel Road, Suite 2200 Stratford, New Jersey 08084 856-566-6282 gsbs-stratford@umdnj.edu Research opportunities for students are available in many areas of biomedical research including developmental biology, inflammatory mediators, aging, gene expression, stem cells, and cancer biology. Techniques a student might learn include: cell-culturing, electrophoresis, chromatography, immunoassays, animal surgery, immunochemistry, fluorescence imaging and protein and nucleic acid molecular biology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
Stratford, NJ

University of Mexico School of Medicine

Job Title: Summer Research Experience
"Undergraduate Pipeline Experience" located in Albuquerque will offer undergraduate research skills in the biomedical professions. Various fields: Biochemistry & Molecular Biology, Cell Biology & Physiology, Molecular Genetics & Microbiology, Neurosciences, Pathology, Brain & Behavioral Illnesses, Toxicology, Cancer, Cardio & Metabolic Disease, Environmental, Infectious Diseases. Contact: Ms. Natalie Bruner, MPA, Biomedical Research Education Program at 505-272-0150 or fax 505-272-8738; Application online.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 5/1
NM

University of Michigan - UROP

Job Title: Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program | Summer Fellowships
The Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program (UROP) creates research partnerships between first and second year students, and faculty, research scientist, and staff from across the University of Michigan community. Participation in mentorship and shadow programs. A sampling of research opportunities: Cardiovascular Center Summer Research Fellowship; Cancer Research Summer Internship Program; Interdisciplinary research Opportunities in Biophysics; Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Chemistry; Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP)Molecular and Integrative Physiology Summer Research Fellowship View extensive programs for summer internships at website.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
MI

University of Michigan | REU

Job Title: Research Experiences for Undergraduates, Interdisciplinary Program.
REU Program in the Structure & Function of Proteins with a 10-week research experience in areas of biochemistry, biophysics, cheminformatics, computational chemistry, enzymology, marine biology, molecular biology, and plant biology. Undergraduates may select from those participating faculty according to their interests. Contact: crdotson@umich.edu or 734-615-6562
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 31
MI

University of Michigan Biological Station

Job Title: Internship
Provides experience and training in scientific research in the field of biology by working with a mentor/professor and developing and conducting a mini-project and participating in workshops and group discussions.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15, 2011
MI

University of Michigan Cancer Summer Research | CaRSIP

Job Title: Intern
As part of its Cancer Biology Training Program, the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center provides exposure to cancer research for highly motivated and talented college undergraduates. This program gives the successful applicants an opportunity to explore potential careers in the field of cancer research. Internships are aimed at students who are completing their sophomore or junior undergraduate year this spring. Interns work directly in a cancer laboratory setting. Program mentors give presentations on their work in cancer every other week at an informal luncheon that interns are required to attend. At the end of the internship program, each intern will be asked to give a short presentation on their work. Genetics, Stem cells, Biomarkers, DNA damage and repair. Four of many areas with one thing in common: Cancer Biology. Email us: cc-carsip@med.umich.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: December 1
MI

University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center

Job Title: Fellowship
Support undergraduate students that are interested in cardiovascular research. Each student will be matched, based on their interests, to a laboratory that is led by a faculty member of the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center. http://www.med.umich.edu/cvc/
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 31
Ann Arbor

University of Michigan Medical School

Job Title: Molecular & Integrative Physiology fellowships
the Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology at the University of Michigan offers summer fellowship programs to support undergraduate students that are interested in research in physiology and/or biomedical sciences. Any student who is currently enrolled at any degree granting University or College is invited to apply, with preference given to those students interested in a career in research. In general: 1)Biological science students will join our traditional Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF): https://sites.google.com/site/surfumichedu/ 2)Students from quantitative science majors (e.g. engineering, math, computer science) will join our Short Term Educational Program (STEP) towards Digestive and Metabolic Physiology: http://sitemaker.umich.edu/physiology.interface/short_term_educational_program Each student will be matched, based on his or her interests, to a laboratory that is led by a faculty member of the Department of Molecular & Integrative Physiology or of the University of Michigan Medical School. The selected laboratories are involved in nationally recognized research, in topics such as hormones and signal transduction, obesity and diabetes, reproduction and circadian rhythms including sleep, gastrointestinal physiology including digestive diseases, and many aspects of cardiovascular disease. There will be a research forum at the end of the summer in which fellows will present their work, as well as opportunities to attend research seminars throughout the summer. Further details and application materials are available from the fellowship website.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
Michigan

University of Minnesota

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
This National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates (NSF-REU) funded program is a ten-week summer program with seminars and research in areas including animal biology, genetics, and biophysics. For application: http://www.cbs.umn.edu/lssurp/application
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
MN

University of Missouri-Columbia

Job Title: Undergrad Research
Research internships in forest ecology, with extensive field work. Rising seniors given preference.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/25
MO

University of Montana

Job Title: Field Assistants
Montana Cooperative Wildlife Research Unit field assistants for nesting studies of birds in Arizona and Montana. Four types: Nest-searchers, Mist-netting, collecting blood, tree-climbers.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
AZ, MT

University of Nebraska Medical Center

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
Positions available for talented undergraduate students. These full-time research positions are primarily in research labs where students work with team members on an ongoing research project. SURP students attend weekly seminars to enhance their knowledge about research careers and, their laboratory experience will enhance their competitiveness for admission to graduate programs. http://www.unmc.edu/studentservices/surp.htm
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Nebraska

University of New Mexico - Undergraduate Pipeline Network

Job Title: Summer Research Internships
The Undergraduate Pipeline Network summer research experience will work to cultivate students' interest in research while helping them attain skills needed to apply for and succeed in post-baccalaureate education. The program provides the opportunity for students to choose from three types of research basic science/laboratory, clinical/translational, and community-based. The program period covers 8 weeks and students participate in the program a minimum of 40 hours per week.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 24
New Mexico

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Job Title: Minority Summer Research
Research and seminar series in pharmacology, and molecular biology for rising minority juniors and seniors. Students work under the direction of a faculty mentor on his/her current research project or on a topic selected by the student.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
NC

University of Oklahoma

Job Title: Research Experiences for Undergrads
Work with science & engineering professors at a closed landfill conducting physical, chemical and biological research.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/8
OK

University of Oregon

Job Title: General Information
Summer program at the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology, courses vary in length.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Eugene

University of Pennsylvania - Center for Molecular Studies

Job Title: Dept of Medicine, Scholars Program in Digestive & Liver Diseases
During the program, students attend weekly seminars on introductory topics in biomedical research. At the end of the course, all participants present their research to members of the Center for Molecular Studies in Digestive and Liver Diseases in a focused seminar and receive a certificate recognizing their completion of the program. The research program is thus individualized to each student and each laboratory. email: ussp@mail.med.upenn.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 17
PA

University of Pennsylvania - SUPERS - School of Medicine

Job Title: Summer Traineeship
The SUPERS@PENN program has been established to provide summer research training and experience for rising college Juniors and Seniors who are interested in pursuing a career in radiation-related sciences. Radiation interacts with biological matter in several important ways. The emphasis of this program is to train primarily minority and female undergraduate students in radiation biology, physics, space medicine and protection from radiation-related bioterrorism. The program is open to rising college Juniors and Seniors who have a genuine interest in pursuing a career in scientific research related to cancer biology and/or the radiation sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
PA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Graduate Studies (SURP)

Job Title: Research Fellow
SURP offers a 10-week summer research and professional development program for undergraduates who plan to pursue careers as biomedical scientists. Students can choose to work in one of seven different disciplines. The program is designed for students completing their sophomore or junior years of college. present data at a scientific forum.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1
PA

University of Puerto Rico

Job Title: Research Internships
Develop research projects under the guidance of faculty mentors in areas such as ecology of plant communities, soils, streams, evolution or population genetics.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/28
Caribbean National Forest

University of Rhode Island

Job Title: General Information
Summer undergraduate research program in oceanography and ocean engineering. Other undergraduate marine studies available.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Kingston

University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (SURF)
College students are selected from a national pool of over 100 candidates to participate in this nine-week program. In its design, this academic Entry Program strengthens participants' science, clinical, and research skills to enhance their competitiveness for careers in medicine and the biomedical sciences. The nine week SURF Program participants are matched with a faculty mentor and conduct focused research in a medical center laboratory. http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/smd/education/cached/surf.cfm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/23/07
NY

University of Rochester Medical Center

Job Title: Summer Scholar Program
http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/GEBS/summer.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1/07
NY

University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Job Title: Summer Scholars Program - Graduate Education
The Summer Scholars program is for undergraduate students interested in the PhD degree in the Biological or Biomedical Sciences and for students with a potential interest in attending graduate school at the University of Rochester. Trainees will be selected from a large national pool of applicants, and will participate in a centerpiece 10-week, hands-on, independent research project under the supervision of a faculty mentor, with guidance from graduate students and postdoctoral appointees, and oversight from the Program Director.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1
NY

University of South Carolina

Job Title: Research
Opportunities in the biological sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/25
SC

University of Sussex

Job Title: Junior Year Abroad
Study abroad for junior year, strong pre-medical program. http://www.sussex.ac.uk/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
England

University of Texas (MD Anderson Cancer Center)

Job Title: Research Fellowship
Research opportunities in cancer for rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors. Seeking solutions to critical problems in genetics, molecular biology, cell and developmental biology and tissue regulation
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
TX

University of Texas Biomedical Sciences Texas Medical Branch

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
The program is designed to provide stimulating hands-on research experience for undergraduate students considering graduate education in biomedical sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Galveston, TX

University of Texas Medical Branch-Galveston

Job Title: Summer Research Internships
Research in biomedical sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
TX

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Job Title: Fellowship
Fellows gain experience in modern research techniques, and have a chance to plan and execute an experimental strategy to answer a scientific question. The program introduces students to the sorts of projects encountered during postgraduate research training and leads to an understanding of the planning, discipline, and teamwork involved in the pursuit of basic answers to current questions in the biological sciences. At the end of the summer, fellows present their research in a poster session.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Dallas, TX

University of Texas, Austin

Job Title: Research for Undergraduates
5-week summer sessions (2 per summer), study marine biology including laboratory and field studies, work on the Gulf Coast.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Austin, TX

University of Utah

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Research
Intensive ten-week program for undergraduates to engage in a research project in an area of their choice and have opportunities to present and showcase their research during the summer. More info about other programs during the academic year at: www.bioscience.utah.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
Utah

University of Viginia

Job Title: Research Internship (SRIP)
Offers research internship opportunities to qualified junior and senior undergraduates considering a career in biomedical research. http://www.medicine.virginia.edu/research
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Virginia

University of Virginia Health System

Job Title: Research Internship Program
Opportunities in the biomedical sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
VA

University of Washington

Job Title: Summer Research Program
Conduct state-of-the-art research. Students choose a sponsor or project or may design their own project in consultation with a faculty sponsor.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
WA

University of Wisconsin

Job Title: Summer Research experience
Opportunity to test students interests in research by investigating fundamental problems in microbiology and molecular biology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
WI

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Job Title: Research Program
Participants study in research facilities and work with UW-Madison faculty and researchers in on-going research projects. Focal research areas include: biochemical and genetic toxicology, immunotoxicology, and neurotoxicology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/15
WI

University Research Expeditions

Job Title: Fieldwork, Research
Join University of California scientists on research projects investigating issues of environmental, human and economic importance, worldwide. http://urep.ucdavis.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Various

UPENN Summer Pre-Med Enrichment Program

Job Title: Intern
If the student is selected, they will participate in an intensive 10-week training program, which will include bio-medical research, clinical experiences, classroom instruction, MCAT preparation conducted by the Kaplan Educational Centers, and other activities designed to assist students in gaining entry into medical school. Students are paid a stipend of $3,500, provided housing and week day meals for the ten-week period at no cost to the student. This is a great opportunity for those students who are serious about becoming a physician. The application and informational brochure can be found on our website under the programs tab. If you have any questions regarding the University of Pennsylvanias Summer Pre-Med Enrichment Program for Under Represented Minority Undergraduates or the application process, contact Tyeshia Kelly, at (215) 898-3492 or Tyeshiak@mail.med.upenn.edu.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 31
PA

Upham Woods

Job Title: Internship
The focus of the program is environmental education and youth development. The internship provides hands-on experience in teaching in the outdoors with a variety of youth groups and adults. http://www.uwex.edu/ces/4h/uphamwoods/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
WI

Upstate Medical University | SURF

Job Title: Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship
The aim of the SURF program is to expose undergraduate students to biomedical research. In an intensive ten-week summer program, undergraduates with appropriate faculty help will formulate their own proposal, carry out research under the supervision of one of our faculty, write a research paper and have the opportunity to see their work published. In the process, students will attend research seminars, present their work, and participate in discussions on alternative careers in research and how to apply to graduate school. SUNY Upstate Medical University College of Graduate Studies SURF Program Room 3122, Weiskoktten Hall 766 Irving Avenue Syracuse, NY 13210 315 464-4538 FAX: 315-464-4544 Email: biosci@upstate.edu
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 21
NY

Urban Education Semester

Job Title: Experiential Learning Opportunity
Innovative programs to complement the traditional liberal arts curriculum
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: various
NY

Urban Teaching Center

Job Title: Cohort
Urban Teacher Center (UTC) launched its preparation of skilled teachers committed to measurable results in August 2010 with three founding partners - Baltimore City Schools and two charter management organizations (CMOs) in Washington D.C. Print this PageSend to a Friend Urban Teacher Center (UTC) believes schools and districts need a guarantee: Before teachers are certified, they can demonstrate their ability to improve student performance. Building on lessons learned from other innovative teacher preparation programs, UTC accelerates student achievement in the nations highest-need schools by recruiting outstanding teacher candidates, equipping them with state-of-the-art training, and linking certification to student performance results. To graduate and be certified, UTC participants must successfully complete three rigorous gateways, each designed to ensure teacher effectiveness.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various
Various

UREKA

Job Title: Research
Science Foundation Ireland UREKA (Undergraduate Research Experience and Knowledge Award) supports active research in the sciences and engineering areas.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Ireland

URI (Alton Jones) Env. Ed. Ctr.

Job Title: Naturalists/Counselors
http://www.uri.edu/ajc/eec/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 4/26
RI

UROP - Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program

Job Title: Intern
Ten-week program in intensive German and an introduction to research at RWTH Aachen University. Conduct own research project and mentored by research staff. Students select project of interest via online and matched with a mentor. Submission of letter of recommendation, resume transcript and other documents. Email for information: urop@rwth-aachen.de
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 31, 2011
Germany

US Navy Marine Mammal Program

Job Title: Internship
Students will be responsible for a number of support tasks with dolphins and sesa lions. These responsibilities include diet preparation, sanitation, and equipment and facility maintenance. http://www.spawar.navy.mil/sandiego/technology/mammals/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CA

Vermont Institute of Natural Science

Job Title: Interns, Field Assistants
Environmental educational programs and experiential teaching methods to inspire grade school children.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
VT

Vermont Institute of Natural Science

Job Title: VT Raptor Center Intern
http://www.vinsweb.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
VT

Vienna BioCenter Summer School - Columbia/Student Affairs

Job Title: Internship
The Vienna Biocenter Summer School provides a unique opportunity for 25 undergraduate students to work side by side with leading researchers in a dynamic scientific environment. Our program aims to attract talented students from around the world, creating a vibrant and diverse atmosphere. It is the perfect preparation for those students who are interested in graduate study in the life sciences arena. We encourage applications from students from all around the world who are undergraduates, and have completed at least two years of university study. Applicants are expected to have a good academic record, provide a statement of their research interests, their curriculum vitae and evidence of enrolment at their institution. Duration: 10 weeks Contact Information: Mr. Christopher Robinson Phone: +43 1 797 30 - 3001 Email: robinson@imp.ac.at Website: http://www.vbcsummerschool.at/program/index.php
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Mid February
Vienna, Austria

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

Job Title: Summer Internships
Internships in marine, biological, geological, chemical, physical and environmental sciences, fisheries and management.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/16
VA

Virginia Tech - Bioinformatics Institute Summer Research

Job Title: Intern
Junior or senior undergraduate student interested in bioengineering and/or bioinformatics with an interest in graduate school in this area. ...including Computation Systems Biology - Bio-Imaging - Physiology http://www.vbi.vt.edu/marketing_and_communications/press_releases_view/summer_research_opportunities_available_for_undergraduate_students
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Blacksburg, Virginia

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado

Job Title: Volunteer internships
Various internship possibilities or can design internship to suit specific interests http://www.voc.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CO

W.M. Keck Center for Computational Biology

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
Opportunities in research and training at the interface between biological and biomedical sciences and the computational and physical sciences.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Houston, TX

Wadsworth Center

Job Title: Summer Research
10-week summer research program at Wadsworth Center, the biomedical & environmental science institute of the NY State Dept. of Health. Open to applicants who have completed their first, second, or third year of study by the summer. http://www.wadsworth.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
NY

Wake Forest School of Medicine

Job Title: The Excellence in Cardiovascular Sciences (EICS) Summer Research
Incentive to increase diversity in health-related research. Focus is on research training in the cardiovascular sciences with mentoring by medical school faculty. Curriculum includes hands-on laboratory research, a lecture services and research symposium. Undergraduate students with an interest in biomedical research career are encouraged and an opportunity for under-represented minorities. See the online application for the program. Contact: Nobledean Sarver at Research Center - nsaver@wfubmc.edu or 336-716-1080
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 11, 2011
NC

Wake Forest School of Medicine & Grad School of Arts/Sciences

Job Title: Undergraduate Research - The Hypertension & Vascular Research Center;
The Excellence in Cardiovascular Sciences (EICS) Summer Research Program Opportunity for summer research for underrepresented minorities or disabled students or from disadvantaged backgrounds (rural areas, first generation college student). The focus is on research training in the cardiovascular sciences with mentoring by medical school faculty. The curriculum includes "hands-on" laboratory research, a lecture series which includes presentations by faculty and guest speakers and a research symposium at which the students present their research findings.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Winston-Salem, NC

Wake Forest University - Translational Science Institute Scholars Program

Job Title: Scholar
Highly competitive undergraduate students will be chosen from among applicants to participate in a translational research experience with established teams of TSI investigators. The programs instill understanding of a common language of scientific discovery and key skills in multidisciplinary team science.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 11, 2011
NC

Walla Walla College Marine Station

Job Title: Summer Courses
Summer courses in marine biology http://www.wwc.edu/academics/departments/biology/rosario.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
WA

Walt Disney World

Job Title: Landscape/Nursery Intern
http://disney.go.com/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
FL

Warner Lambert


Intern in industrial toxicology.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

Washington Intern Program


Rising seniors with some background in political science, religious studies, and international relations; spring , summer, fall.No Official Website.
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year

Washington International Studies Council

Job Title: Study abroad at Oxford
Study as a visiting or associate student in co-operation with several Oxford Colleges. http://www.studyabroad.com/wisc/wisc.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
England

Washington Post

Job Title: Summer News Program
Work as journalist, open to rising seniors and recent graduates. http://washpost.com/news_ed/summer_internships/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 11/15
DC

Washington State Univ.

Job Title: Summer Plant Biochemistry Research
Position for junior/senior students wanting to carry out research in area of plant biochemistry and molecular biology in laboratories of the training facultyhttp://www.wsu.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/19
WA

Watson School of Biological Sciences at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory

Job Title: Undergraduate Research
The URP program is administered by the Watson School of Biological Sciences and is designed to give students an opportunity to conduct first-rate research. Participants learn about scientific reasoning, laboratory methods, theoretical principles, and scientific communication. Specific objectives of the program are to: * Give college undergraduates experience in conducting original research * Raise their awareness of the physical and intellectual tools necessary for biological research * Inform them about the major questions now under investigation in the biomedical and life sciences * Promote interactions with laboratory scientists
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: January 15
New York

Wayne State University School of Medicine | Summer SURE

Job Title: Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Provides valuable hands-on research experience to undergraduate students (rising sophomores juniors or seniors) who are interested in exploring their career options in the field of biomedical science. Students and mentors are matched based on a student’s educational and laboratory experience, as well as shared interests. Available in: Anatomy, Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Cancer biology, Immunology and Microbiology, Molecular Medicine and Genetics, Pathology, Pharmacology, Physiology, Neuroscience
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 21
MI

Wayne State University SURF

Job Title: Internship
This program provides hands-on laboratory experience in funded laboratories. The primary audience for this program is undergraduate students who have an interesting in pursuing graduate degrees in the biomedical sciences especially the pharmaceutical sciences. Contact: Joshua Reineke, PhD Assistant Professor, Dept. of Pharmaceutical Sciences Wayne State University 259 Mack Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202 Tele: 313-577-3761 Fax: 577-2033 Lab: 577-1566 http://www.reinekelab.org
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 31, 2012
Detroit, MI

Weill Cornell Medical College

Job Title: The Travelers Summer Research Fellowship Program for Premedical Students
Seven-week program for premedical students who have a major interest in working with underserved populations and will have completed their junior year of college. Opportunity to do independent study-research project with a faculty member and become acquainted with clinical and public health aspects that have impact on underserved and minorioty populations. See website for application procedure or contact 212-746-1057
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1, 2012
NY

Wellesley College

Job Title: Research Experience for Undergraduates
Independent Research opportunities supplemented with seminars and field trips. http://www.wellesley.edu/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
MA

Wetlands Inst.

Job Title: Naturalist Internships
http://wetlandsinstitute.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
NJ

Whiskeytown Envir. School

Job Title: Intern/Instructor
http://www.shastalink.k12.ca.us/wes
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CA

White House

Job Title: Intern program
Opportunity to work in various departments of the White House including National AIDS Policy Office, Legislature Affairs, Cabinet Affiars, Domestic Policy, etc. http://www.whitehouse.gov/government/wh-intern.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: var
DC

WHO (World Health Org.)

Job Title: Internships
Internships for students knowledgeable in health work and must have strong interpersonal working skills. http://www.who.int/en/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
Switzerland

Widjiwagan

Job Title: Instructor/Intern Naturalists
The mission of Widjiwagan is to develop in young people a respect for self, community and the environment through wilderness adventure and environmental education. http://www.widji.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MN

Wilderness Southeast

Job Title: Summer Staff Field Teach.
http://www.wilderness-southeast.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/1
NC

Wildlands Research

Job Title: Field Studies
http://www.wildlands.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Ongoing
West US

Wildlands Studies

Job Title: Field Research
Study natural and cultural environments in the U.S. or abroad for spring or winter terms sponsored by San Francisco State University.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CA, Abroad

Wildlife Prairie Park

Job Title: Student Naturalist Intern
Duties include greeting school groups, assisting w/ various interpretive programs such as school programs, guided tours, presenting daily programs to the public, assisting w/ special events such as the Starlight Walk and Night in the Wild, and trail monitoring. http://www.peoridatrader.com/wildlife/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
IL

William and Mary Sch. Marine Science

Job Title: Internships
Interns work with mentors to develop individual project. Involves "hands-ons" experience in the field or laboratory or both.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/16

Williams College-Mystic Seaport

Job Title: Semester program
Courses (Maritime Studies)
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq
CT

Wilnd Cave National Park - US Dept of the Interior

Job Title: Internships - Park Guide positions
Interns will be responsible for researching, developing, and presenting four different thematic cave tours; staffing the visitor center information desk, developing and presenting other interpretive programs; offering information and orientation services in informal settings such as parking lots and outdoor terraces; and assisting with special projects. For additional information about these positions, contact Ted Firkins at 605/745-1131 or ted_firkins@nps.gov
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 15
South Dakota

Wind Cave National Park

Job Title: Park Guide
The duties include a full range of interpretive programs and activities. Guides will be responsible for researching, developing, and presenting four different thematic cave tours; staffing the visitor center information desk and collecting tour fees; developing and presenting interpretive programs; offering information and orientation services in informal settings and assisting with special projects. Submit your resume, Optional Application for Federal Employment (OF-612) or other written application format. Submit copy of college transcript(s) if currently a student. Submit your application package electronically to: ted_firkins@nps.gov or mail: Wind Cave National Park Attn: Ted Firkins (605-745-1131 26611 US Highway 385 Hot Springs, SD 57747 Additional information: www.nps.gov/wica
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: March 1
Hot Springs, SD

Wood Lake Nature Ctr

Job Title: Interns
http://www.ci.richfield.mn.us/homeWoodLakeNatureCenter.htm
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: VAr
MN

Woods Hole Marine Biological Laboratory

Job Title: Course/Field Experience
Courses and research opportunities available in marine and related sciences. See more info under MAR listings.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
MA

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

Job Title: Summer Fellowships
Open to rising seniors with an interest in oceanography and/or marine policy. Pursue an independent research project under the guidance of a member of the Research Staff.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 2/14
MA

World Bird Sanctuary

Job Title: Various Internships
Hands-on experience with birds of prey (raptors), parrots (psittacines), and occasionally other bird species. Interns work with professionals in the wildlife field who are dedicated to securing a future for threatened and endangered bird species worldwide. http://worldbirdsanctuary.org
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inq.
MO

World Wildlife Fund - Science Internships

Job Title: Internhip
The following internships are available at the World Wildlife Fund United States. They are designed typically for graduate students, although some may be appropriate for advanced undergraduates. Projects can be undertaken over the summer (with extensions, as necessary, into the fall semester). Most projects could also be extended over the course of one or two semesters as part of a students course work or thesis requirements; advance arrangements would be necessary with faculty advisors. To apply, please email a cover letter and resume/CV to the contact individual listed for each project, with INTERNSHIP and the relevant internship number listed in the subject line. Analyzing and Maintaining Forest Certification Protected Area Research Intern Internship - Getting Conversation to Scale U.S. Climate Change Intern Renewable Energy Intern Spatial analysis of ecosystems services Science-Policy Intern Coral reef social-ecological systems intern Coral Triangle Remote Sensing Intern Conservation Science Network Internship Fuller Science for Nature Internship Linking Human Welfare and the Environment State of Tiger Conservation Landscapes Getting Deforestation out of supply chains Snow Leopard Modelling & GIS Intern
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Varied
Varied

Wrigley Mem. Garden Found.

Job Title: Var. Internships-Yr. Round
http://www.catalina.com/memorial.html
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Open
CA

Yale New Haven Hospital

Job Title: Child Life Prog.(Clinical Internships)
Interns (Child Life Specialists) function as interdisciplinary team members focusing on the psychosocial needs of hospitalized children and adolescents.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Various
CT

Yale University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences (SURF)

Job Title: Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship
The Yale SURF Program experience is meant to familiarize students with the kind of work they can expect to do in graduate school, provide them with insight into the many steps involved in building a career based on PhD level training, as well as foster a sense of confidence regarding their own abilities and potential. Students in the natural sciences learn advanced laboratory methods and conduct research in state-of-the-art laboratory facilities. The program is particularly interested in identifying and providing research experience to talented underrepresented minority students. Preference is given to students completing their sophomore or junior years. However, other students who express persuasive plans for research may be considered.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: February 1
CT

Yerkes Primate Research Ctr.

Job Title: Summer Research Assist.
http://www.emory.edu/YERKES/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/10
GA

Zoo Atlanta

Job Title: Summer Field Work
Students will conduct field observations in animal behavior at a variety of national parks and research camps in Kenya. Students will be exposed to both zoo and field biologists, gaining insight into the behavior, ecology, and conservation of East African wildlife.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 1/1
Africa

Zoological Society of Cincinnati

Job Title: Zoo Internships
http://www.cincyzoo.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Var
OH

Zoological Society of London

Job Title: Summer Student
The ZSL and Mongolia-based Steppe Forward (NGO) are looking for international students to join Mongolian biology undergraduates on their 2012 field course. Held in Mongolia's unique rolling steppe grasslands, with Hustai National Park -- famous for its Prezewalski's horse re-introduction programme. The course will be held between late July land August 2012 for three weeks. The field course will be taught by conservation practitioners and researchers from the Zoological Society of London, with input from lecturers from the National University of Mongolia and Park rangers. The course provides an amazing opportunity to learn about Mongolian biodiversity and conservation issues while providing excellent tuition in ecological field techniques alongside local researchers delivering a series of lectures and practical sessions. Student will experience the traditional Mongolian nomadic lifestyle - camping in tents and eating Mongolian food. For more detajils about the course and SFP's conservation activities in Mongolia, visit the website and clinnk on the 2012 Summemr Field Course in Mongolia link.
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Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: Inquire
Mongolia

Zoological Society of San Diego

Job Title: Summer Student Fellowship Program
Gain research experience in the field of zoological research including disciplines such as behavior, virology/immunology, reproductive physiology, comparative physiology, molecular genetics, cytogenetics, infectious diseases, pathology and endocrinology. http://www.sandiegozoo.org/
Available in the Summer
Available during Academic Year
Deadline: 3/1
CA