Summer Opportunities

  • The Conservation and Land Management (CLM) internship program places 100-120 early-career scientists in five-month paid internships to assist professional biologists with land management and conservation projects. Now accepting applications for the 2018 field season!  Click here to apply.

  • Grow STEM education while you spend time in an immersive, diverse, research community at NDSU. Applications due: February 2, 2018

  • The Fort Johnson Summer Undergraduate Research Program offers a 10-week experience of independent research, science communication and career-development through mentored research projects. Up to 10 interns are supported each year.

  • The Mayo Clinic Biomedical Ethics Program is seeking applicants for the Summer of 2018 Summer Undergraduate Student Program in Biomedical Ethics Research. Though there is typically a large interest in students who come from premed, law, or philosophy backgrounds, students from all disciplines are welcome to apply.

  • The Mayo Clinic Biomedical Ethics Program is seeking applicants for the Summer of 2018 Post-Baccalaureate Program in Biomedical Ethics Research. Though there is typically a large interest in students who come from premed, law, or philosophy backgrounds, students from all disciplines are welcome to apply.

  • Make an IMPACT at Mayo Clinic

    November 7, 2017 at 11:30 am

    We are happy to announce the Innovative Minds Partnering to Advance Curative Therapies (IMPACT) Program for the 2017-2018 academic year. The Mayo Clinic IMPACT program gives Minnesota undergraduate students the opportunity to engage in novel hypothesis generation to address real-world health questions alongside Mayo scientists and physicians. We would like to invite you and your students to be part of this outstanding research opportunity!

    All participants will present a poster at the Mayo Clinic 2018 IMPACT Symposium. In addition to the poster, top teams will give oral presentations. There will be networking opportunities with physicians, scientists, and students at Mayo Clinic. Winning teams will be awarded a cash prize.

  • Experience cutting edge research in a Biomedical Science Lab!

    Apply for the SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM at Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY.

    Program lasts from June 4 - August 2018. Opportunity includes stipend and free housing.


    Deadline for application: February 16, 2018

    For more information, visit the website. To APPLY: click here.

  • Considering a career in biomedical research? Apply to the 2018 ASPET Summer Undergraduate Research Program, sponsored by the Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh. Research fellows will perform guided, independent research, attend seminars, and present their data at a scientific forum.

  • Field Projects International

    October 27, 2017 at 9:59 am

    Field Projects International is a not-for-profit organization offering field-based training for undergraduates and recent graduates at various research stations around the world. Students may receive credit for participation in select courses programs. Apply by November 6, 2017!

  • Summer Research at University of Florida

    October 27, 2017 at 7:22 am

    The SURF program entails a 10 week Summer Undergraduate Research experience at the University of Florida. Prospective Ph.D. students for the University of Florida for the fall 2019 term will be considered for SURF.  Participating Colleges include the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences, the College of Pharmacy, and the College of Health and Human Performance. SURF provides the opportunity to work with a premier faculty adviser and a senior Ph.D. student mentor. Students will engage in research and spend in depth time furthering their path to applying and enrolling in a Ph.D. program at the University of Florida.   All participants will receive preferred Ph.D. admission and fellowship offers provided they have a successful summer experience and maintain their level of high academic performance through the completion of their bachelor’s degree. All costs for SURF participants are paid by UF including room and some board, a $5,000 summer stipend, round-trip flights/mileage to Gainesville, summer workshops, social events/activities and a GRE test prep course.

    Application Deadline: December 1st, 2017.
    Apply ASAP, applications accepted on a rolling basis.

  • Date: Oct 10, 2017

    Location: Winston-Salem, NC, US

    At Reynolds American (RAI), we’re a family of companies who strive for success in everything we do to positively transform the tobacco industry. The future inspires us because our people are igniting the breakthroughs that are redefining the ways adult tobacco consumers enjoy tobacco in the 21st century.

    When other companies talk about growth, they only talk about size. At RAI, we take pride in the growth of our people. We invest in your career and total well-being to help you achieve the remarkable career you envision.In joining us, you’ll have the opportunity to work on iconic brands and revolutionary products by collaborating with visionary, principled and passionate people every day.

    Apply HERE.

  • Program runs from May 21 to July 27, 2018

    Duquesne University's Undergraduate Research Program is funded by the Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, The Mylan School of Pharmacy, the Biomedical Engineering Program, the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, as well as the departments and faculty throughout Duquesne University.

    The Undergraduate Research Program (URP) provides students with essential research experiences for careers in STEM-based fields. Students are highly encouraged to conduct research as early as their freshman year, allowing them an early start in the laboratory. The National Science Foundation states that students who participate in undergraduate research have a greater appreciation for the sciences and will complete their degree in their program of study. Duquesne University has a great reputation for allowing for such research opportunities for our undergraduate students.

    Application Due: March 1, 2017