Co-op/Internships and Summer Research Opportunities
for 2015
in the
Life Sciences

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Magee Women's Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2015) College Student Summer Internship Program - "Research Areas: Development & Regenerative Medicine, Female Cancer, Gynecology, Infectious Disease, Pregnancy, Reproductive Physiology, Gonadal Biology & Fertility, and Women’s Health"
Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Scarborough, ME - co-op (2015) "Check back in November 2014 to apply to the 2015 Summer Student Research Program" - Summer Student Research Program
Maine Space Grant Consortium, Augusta, ME - co-op (2015) Maine Research Internships for Teachers and (High School) Students (MERITS) - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA - co-op (2014 information) (2015) "Applications for the summer of 2015 will be available in mid January 2015" - Summer Opportunity for Undergraduate Research
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA - co-op SEARCH (2014) click on Search MBL jobs, then click on Seasonal/Temporary - several opportunities will be listed at various locations; check the details for each listing
Marine Environmental Research Institute, Blue Hill, ME - co-op (2014) Internships - most require completion of a BS degree (check each for details)
Marine Physical Laboratory, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA - co-op (2014) MPL Summer Internship for "majors in Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology"
Marine Resources Division, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, Fort Johnson Complex, SC - co-op, application process (2015) "Minorities in Marine and Environmental Sciences (MIMES) Internship Program
Marquette University, College of Health Sciences, Departments of Biomedical Sciences, Physical Therapy, Clinical Laboratory Science and Speech Pathology & Audiology, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2015) Biomedical Sciences Summer Research Program
Marquette University, Department of Biology, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2014) NSF-CMB: Undergraduate Research in Cellular and Molecular Biology
Marquette University, Department of Biology, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2014) Summer Research Program
Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI - co-op SEARCH (select Marshfield Clinic Positions link in right hand column) (2015) Research Intern-Undergraduate is one position listed - "Areas of research concentration may include: clinical research, laboratory research, agricultural research, or biomedical informatics"
Maryland Sea Grant (University of Maryland), College Park, MD - co-op (2015) "To apply to the summer 2015 program, check back in November 2014." - marine research on the Chesapeake Bay
Masonic Medical Research Laboratory, Utica, NY - co-op (2014) Summer Fellowship Program - "Stipends may be provided to students on a need basis"
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA - co-op (2015) Summer Research Trainee Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2015) Amgen-UROP Scholars Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Materials Science and Engineering, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2014)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Computational and Systems Biology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2015) "We begin screening completed applications in late January for six (6) Summer Internships"
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2015) MIT Summer Research Program in the Biological Sciences, Neuroscience, and Biomedical related fields
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2015) Bioinformatics and Integrative Genomics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2015) Biomedical Optics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Graduate Education, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2015) "The application for MSRP 2015 will become available later this fall, and will be accepted until Friday, January 30, 2015" - Summer Research Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Lincoln Laboratory, Lexington, MA - co-op (2015) MIT Lincoln Laboratory Summer Internships - "Projects may be available for students with backgrounds in ..... molecular biology, biochemistry, and related fields."
Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, Waltham, MA - co-op (2015) 12-week internships with companies in Massachusetts - participants must be attending a college or university in Massachusetts or be a Massachusetts resident
Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Freiburg, Germany - co-op, application (2014) "..Immunobiology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, Bioinformatics.."
Mayo Clinic and Graduate School, Rochester, MN - co-op, application (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Mayo Clinic and Graduate School, Rochester, MN - co-op (2014) Biomedical Statistics and Informatics Internship
Mayo Clinic and Graduate School, Rochester, MN - co-op (2014) Summer Lab Science Program
McHenry County Conservation District, Woodstock, IL - co-op (2014) Select View Job Postings under Click here to view; then select Seasonal and Intern Positions
McLaughlin Research Institute, Great Falls, MT - co-op (2014) "Students in their junior or senior year of high school, or freshman through senior year of college from one of the following counties in Montana are eligible: Cascade, Chouteau, Glacier, Lewis & Clark, Pondera, Teton, or Toole."
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2015) MD Anderson Summer Experience
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2015) Summer Research Program in Cancer Prevention
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, Houston, TX - co-op (2015) CPRIT Summer Undergraduate Research program
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Science Park Research Division, Smithville, TX - co-op (2015) "Please check back in November 2014 for information on the 2015 summer program" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Medical College of Wisconsin, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2015)
Medical College of Wisconsin, Office of Student Affairs/Diversity, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2015) Summer Enrichment Programs - scroll down and click on DSHREP Diversity Summer Health-related Research Education Program - program details an dapplication are at the bottom - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Medical University of South Carolina, College of Graduate Studies, Charleston, SC - co-op, more details (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Medical University of South Carolina, Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Sciences, Charleston, SC - co-op (some 2012/2013 information) (2014) Application is for 2014 - Summer Undergraduate Research Program: Marine Biomedicine & Environmental Health
MedImmune, Gaithersburg, MD - co-op SEARCH (2014) enter internship in the Enter Keywords: box
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomdical Sciences, New York, NY - co-op, application (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Merck & Co., Inc, several locations - co-op Search (2015) select STUDENT/GRADUATE OPPORTUNITIES Learn More and apply - scroll down for position list
Mercy Works, Inc., Syracuse, NY - co-op, application (2014) SYNERGY Leadership Trainee program - Health/Medical in one Area of Interest that can be selected on application
MetroHealth Foundation, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2014) The Chester Summer Scholars Program - must be a resident of Ohio or attend an Ohio college or university
Miami University (of Ohio), Oxford, OH - co-op (2015) The Ecology of Human-Dominated Landscapes
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2014) Integrative Biology of Social Behaviors - "..broad range of perspectives (neuroscience, endocrinology, evolution, and ecology).."
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2015) Plant Genomics Summer Research Program
Michigan State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2015) Undergraduate Student Summer Research Program in Biomedical Sciences
Michigan State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2015) Vetward Bound Enrichment Summer Program "Program participants will receive a $57 per day stipend to assist in the defrayment of cost for room and board in assigned university resident facilities. A partial travel allowance may also be awarded.
Michigan State University, The Graduate School, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2015) Summer Research Opportunities Program
Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, MI - co-op (2015) "Summer 2015 applications will be available in January" - Summer Internships
Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, MI - co-op (2015) "Summer 2015 positions and applications will be available in January" - Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2015) for "..students who have completed their sophomore year of an engineering, pre-engineering, computer science or science-based (biology, chemistry, physics, etc.) curriculum" - "projects advancing state-of-the-art applications in the biomedical, aerospace, architectural, manufacturing, composite, biomolecular"
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, MN - co-op (2015) Summer Research Internship Program
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN (with statewide travel) - co-op (2014) Minnesota DNR Wildlife Student Internships (provides link to several intern opportunities) - not all are paid opportunities (check each for details)
Mississippi State University, Computer Science and Engineering, Mississippi State, MS - co-op (2015) "We will begin accepting applications for summer 2015 in January 2015" - "Solid background in computer science or the life sciences; Research opportunities in artificial intelligence, algorithms, graphics and visualization, functional genomics, genome analysis, bio-ontologies, and other areas"
Missouri Botanical Garden, St Louis, MO - co-op (2014) Undergraduate Research in Plant Systematics, Conservation Biology, and Ethnobotany at the Missouri Botanical Garden
Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2015) "Please check back this coming fall for application materials for Summer 2015" - Monell Science Apprenticeship Program
Monmouth University, School of Science, West Long Branch, NJ - co-op (2014) Summer Research Program - "research in the following areas: Biology—cell biology, cancer biology, molecular biology, ecology, entomology, marine and environmental biology, reproductive biology"
Monsanto (several locations) - co-op Search (2014) Click on Search Now under Search for Internships Co-ops at right side, then scroll down beneath search criteria for postings
Montana State University, Bozeman, MT - co-op (2014) Salamander research at the Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest, Durham, New Hampshire
Montana State University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Bozeman, MT - co-op (2014) "..summer research in chemical biology"
Montclair University, College of Science and Mathematics, Passaic River Institute, Montclair, NJ - co-op (2014) "We are not accepting applications for the Summer of 2014." - REU: Multidisciplinary Environmental Research
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA - co-op (2015) "The 2015 internship program will likely open for applications in November 2014" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, VT - co-op (2015) "...12- and 15-week fulltime internships throughout the year with flexible start dates"
Morehouse College, Public Health Sciences Institutes, Atlanta, GA - co-op, application (2015) scroll down using arrows in shaded areas lower right side under image, then scroll down or up for more details
Morehouse School of Medicine
, Neuroscience Institute, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2014) Summer Research Program
Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL - co-op (2015) "Please watch the website in early 2015 for next summer's opportunities" - Public Horticulture Internship
Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota FL - co-op (2014) can select months in Summmer 2014 under INTERNSHIP PREFERENCES on application - College Internship Program
Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota FL - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduate
Mountain Lake Biological Station, Allegheny Mountains of Southwestern Virginia - co-op (2015)
Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Salisbury Cove, ME - co-op (2015) NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates
Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Maine IDeA Network for Biomedical Research Excellence, Salisbury Cove, ME - co-op (2015) "Applications for 2015 will open in October 2014" - scroll down to Maine IDeA Network for Biomedical Research Excellence (INBRE) Fellowships - eligible undergraduate students must attend a Maine college or university - supports student research at several colleges and universities in Maine
Mount Holyoke College, South Hadley, MA - co-op (2014) Svalbard Research Experience for Undergraduates - "exciting opportunities for students to participate in polar science research projects in Svalbard, Norway
Mt. Cuba Center, Greenville, DE - co-op (2015) "horticulture, landscape architecture, ecology, or related plant science fields"
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2015) International Exchange Program for Minority Students in one of seven countries in Latin America, Europe and Africa
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Center for Multicultural and Community Affairs, New York, NY - co-op (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Mount St. Helens Institute, Amboy, WA - co-op (2014) Science Education Intern
Mount St. Helens Institute, Amboy, WA - co-op (2014) Seasonal Recreation Program Assistant
Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT - co-op, application (2015) Summer Internship Program

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Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association,
Nantucket, MA - co-op (2015) "The application process is now closed. Please consider applying in 2015!
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
- co-op (2015) "Summer internship applications are accepted: 11/01/2014 - 03/01/2015" - Internships for Students at several locations (scroll down for details and locations)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, several locations - co-op (2015) Summer Term, 2015 dates are already posted - DEVELOP Applied Sciences training and development program focused on Earth science research projects including Agriculture, Health & Air Quality, Climate, Disasters, Ecological Forecasting, Energy, Oceans, Water Resources, Weather
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA - co-op (2014) NASA Ames National Academy
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2015) scroll down to LERCIP
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2015) "Applications are accepted from January 15 to February 15 during the calendar year of the internship"
National Arboretum, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2015) "Internships for 2015 will be announced in late 2014"
National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD - co-op, application <--- use this application link (2015) Cancer Research Training Award
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) Introduction to Cancer Research Careers (ICRC) Program - includes an Internship
National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application process (2015) will also need to complete the NIH Online Application for summer 2015
National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - co-op, application (2014) Sustainable Land and Water Resources
National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, AR - co-op, application (2014)
National Council for Science and the Environment, Washington, DC - co-op (2014) several positions listed with many different organizations - check each for details - not all are paid opportunities
National Ecological Observatory Network, several field site locations - co-op (2015) "2015 summer internship opportunities will be posted in early October. Application portal will open in November"
National Energy Technology Laboratory, Pittsburgh, PA and Morgantown, WV - co-op (2015) Professional Internship Program includes a Summer Internship - "environmental sciences"
National Eye Institute, Bethesda, MD & Rockville, MD - co-op (2014) NEI Summer Intern Program
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics at eight universities in GA, IA, MA, MN, NC, NY, PA, WI - "..principles, methodologies, uses, and applications of statistical methods in biomedical and clinical research.."
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) "the 2015 application will become available in mid-November" - Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, FL - co-op (2015) "Look for the Summer 2015 application in November on this webpage" - "includes biological sciences research conducted at Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM
National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) "the 2015 application will become available in mid-November" - Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN - co-op (2015) "Dates for next summer's program will be June 8 through July 31, 2015. More information coming soon!" - Research Experiences for Undergraduates for "Undergraduate majors in math, biology, and related fields" - "...cover a range of life science areas including disease and health, evolution, ecology, molecular biology... "
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) "the 2015 application will become available in mid-November" - Summer Student Program
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2014) TWO Programs offered: NIDDK Diversity Summer Research Training Program (DSRTP) for Undergraduate Students and The Short-term Research Experience For Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) (STEP-UP at Institutions around the country)
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC - co-op (2015) "the 2015 application will become available in mid-November" - Summer Internship Program
National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD (and other locations) - co-op (2015) "the 2015 application will become available in mid-November" - Brief Program Summary for participating NIH organizations
National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) "The projects list for 2015 will be updated in a few months. The 2014 projects list gives a good sample of the types of projects that will be available again for 2015" - Biomedical Engineering Summer Internship Program
National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) scroll down - participates in the NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research - "the 2015 application will become available in mid-November"
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) "the 2015 application will become available in mid-November" - Summer Program in the Neurological Sciences
National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC - co-op (2015) Natural History Research Experience (NHRE) summer internships
National Institute on Drug Abuse, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2014) Summer Research with NIDA for Underrepresented Students
National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network (projects at 11 university locations) - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates - "research projects across the spectrum of nanotechnology fields: .....Biology, and Biomedical Engineering"
National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Washington, D.C. - co-op (2015) Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program - includes summer intership at NOAA facility
National Park Service, many locations - co-op (2014) Climate Change Internships
National Park Service, many locations - co-op (2014) Cultural Resources Diversity Internship Program - not sure this is a paid opportunity
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO - co-op (2015) "The Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) Program is now accepting applications for the 2015 Summer Term" - Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA - co-op (2014) Summer Scholars Internship Program
National Space Biomedical Research Institute, Houston, TX - co-op, application (2015) Summer Apprentice Program - "hands-on experience in space biomedical research at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio, and Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California"
National Zoo, Washington, D.C, - co-op (2015) Research Internship Program - Some positions are unpaid - check each opportunity for details
Naval Medical Research Unit, Dayton, OH - co-op, application (2015) "Discipline(s): toxicology, neurobiology, virology, biochemistry, molecular biology, epidemiology, or other related fields."
Navy and Marine Corps Public Health Center, Portsmouth, VA - co-op, application (2015) "Discipline(s): environmental, and marine sciences; life, health, and medical sciences"
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE - co-op (2014) Nemours Summer Undergrad Research Scholarship
New England Aquarium, Boston, MA - co-op (2015) these positions are not paid
New England Wild Flower Society, Framingham. MA - co-op (2014)
New Jersey Institute of Technology, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University Heights Newark, NJ - co-op (2014) NEURO-eNgineering Summer Research Program
New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY - co-op (2014) scroll down to Part Time/Seasonal Openings - not sure if these are paid positions
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Albany, NY - co-op (2015) Naturlist Intern Program at several DEC Education Centers (Five Rivers, Reinstein Woods)
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY - co-op, application (2014) Health Research Training Program - "RTP does not provide funding for interns"
New York University, Center for Neural Science, New York, NY - co-op (2015)
New York University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2015) Project Healthcare - not a paid opportunity
New York University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2015) Research Internship - not a paid opportunity
North Carolina A&T State University, Engineering Research Center for Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials (ERC-RMB), Greensboro, NC - co-op (2015) scroll down for links to more details and application
North Carolina State University, Biotechnology Program and Department of Plant Biology, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2015) Integrative Molecular Plant Systems Undergraduate Research Experience
North Carolina State University, Department of Plant Pathology, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2015) Kelman Summer Research Internships
North Carolina Zoo Wildlife Rehabilitation Cetner, Ashboro, NC co-op (2015)
North Dakota State University, Collaborations in Discipline-based Education Research, Fargo, ND - co-op (2015) Growing up STEM: Tracing the roots of undergraduate learning through discipline-based education research
North Dakota State University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Fargo, ND - co-op (2014) Research on the Prairies - "...completed college-level general chemistry and biology..."
Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society, Burlington, MA - co-op (2014) Norris-Richards Undergraduate Summer Research Scholarships (supports undergraduate research at student's home university) - "undergraduate student must be a chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, or molecular biology major in good standing"
Northern Arizona University, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2015) Summer Student Internship Program
Northern Arizona University, Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2014) Environmental Science Research Experience for Undergraduates
Northern Arizona University, School of Earth Sciences and Environmental Sustainability, Flagstaff AZ - co-op (2014) Landscape evolution in a monogenetic volcanic field
Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, IL - co-op (2015) "Check back next February (2015) to see what opportunities REU at NIU will have the following summer (2015)" - "..in areas of energy and the environment, with aspects of ethics and economy incorporated into broader problems and related to the broader issue of sustainability.."
North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, NY - co-op (2014) Student Intern Programs - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Northwestern University, Materials Research Science & Engineering Center, Evanston, IL - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) application includes biomaterials
Northwestern University, International Institute for Nanotechnology, Evanston, IL - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Northwestern University, R. H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Evanston, IL - co-op (2014) Continuing Umbrella of Research Experience (CURE) Program for Underserved Students
Northwestern University, The Graduate School, Evanston, IL - co-op (2015) Summer Research Opportunity Program
Northwest Youth Corp, Eugene, OR - co-op (2014) not sure if these are paid positions
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Emeryville, CA, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2015) Scientific Summer Scholars Program
Novozymes, Franklinton, NC - co-op (2015) Life Sciences Internships (Technical Service and R&D)
Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge, Brooksville, MS - co-op (2014) - Three positions listed: Wildlife/Biological Internship, Forestry Internship, Environmental Education Internship


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Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2015) extensive list of undergraduate co-op/internship programs in US government organizations around the US
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application (2015) Community College Internship (for students durrently enrolled in any Community College) at several different locations in CA, CO, ID, IL, IA, NJ, NM, SC, TN, WA
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application details (2015) Higher Education Research Experiences
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application (2015) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
Ocean View Foundation, Block Island, RI - co-op (2014) Summer EcoWorker
Office of Naval Research, Washington, DC - co-op (2015) "NREIP Online Application (for 2015) will close December 19, 2014!" - Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program - Participating Labs include Navy Medical Research Center (Silver Spring, MD) and Naval Medical Research Unit (San Antonio, TX)
Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster, OH - co-op (2014) OARDC Research Internships in Wooster (ORIP)
Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy, Columbus, OH - co-op (2014) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in the Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ohio State University, Comprehensive Cancer Center, Center for Population Health and Health Disparities, Columbus, OH - co-op (2014) Undergraduate Summer Research Internship
Ohio State University, Department of Biochemistry & Department of Molecular Genetics, Columbus, OH - co-op (2015)
Ohio State University, Department of Plant Pathology, Columbus, OH - co-op (2014) Internships are available on either the Columbus, OH or the Wooster, OH (OARDC) campus of The Ohio State University
Ohio State University, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Columbus, OH (and 6 other participating Institute Partners in AZ, IN, MD, PA and VA - scroll down for list) - co-op (2014) project topics include: Statistical Phylogenetics, Mathematical Neuroscience, Bioinformatics, Chemogenomics, Environmental Statistics
Ohio State University, Stone Laboratory, Columbus, OH - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates Scholarship Program -"receive a full REU scholarship, which includes in-state tuition for the 2 credit research experience, in-state tuition for one five-week, 4-credit course, the lab fee, and room and board"
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2015) "The 2015 SURF application will be available in October" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Center of Excellence for Multicultural Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2015) Summer Scholars Program
Old Dominian University, Department of Ocean, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, Norfolk, VA - co-op (2014)
Oklahoma State University, Biobased Products and Energy Center, Stillwater, OK - co-op (2015) "Online Application (available November 1, 2014)" -Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Biobased Products and Energy Development
Oklahoma State University, Department of Psychology, Stillwater, OK - co-op (2014) Biological basis of human and animal behavior
Onyx Pharmaceuticals, South San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) enter Internship in Keyword box
Oral Health America, Chicago, IL - co-op, more details (2015) "The deadline to apply for the Beazley Summer Internship for Summer 2015 is November 30, 2014" - for students interested in pursuing a DDS, DMD or a Masters in Dental Hygiene, and who will be starting their last year of undergraduate education in the Fall of 2015
Oregon Health & Science University, Center for Research on Occupational and Environmental Toxicology, Portland, OR - co-op (2015) "Check back early next year for information about the 2015 Summer Student Program"
Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Portland, OR - co-op (2015) Biomedical Informatics Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Oregon Health & Science University, Division of Environmental & Biomolecular Systems, Portland, OR - co-op (2014) scroll down to Undergraduate and High School Internships
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR - co-op (2015) "Applications for the 2015 Equity Research Program will be available in December." - Summer Equity Research Program
Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, OR - co-op (2015) Summer Fellowship Program includes research in neurodevelopment, neuroendocrinology, neurodegeneration, cancer, aging, mental illness, brain injury, addiction, obesity, reproductive health, immune response to infectious agents, and stem cells.
Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2014) "currently not active" - Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Oregon State University, Department of Botany & Plant Pathology, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2014) The Ernest and Pauline Jaworski Fund for Summer Research Experiences for Underserved Undergraduates in Plant Science
Oregon State University, Hatfield Marine Science Center, Newport, OR - co-op (2014)
Organization for Tropical Studies (consortium of 63 universities and research stations) - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates at La Selva Biological Station, Costa Rica


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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA - co-op (2014) Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA - co-op, application for Chemical, Biological and Physical Sciences (2014) National Security Internship Program (details for individual positions listed at bottom of this site) - ".. successful applicants will receive a competitive salary and, potentially, tuition reimbursement.."
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA - co-op, application (2015) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) Program
Parkinson's Disease Foundation, Inc, New York, NY - co-op (2015) "This application period typically opens in December closes in late January" - Summer Student Fellowships
Partners in Health, Boston, MA - co-op (2014) "Please check back in December 2013 for more information about the Summer 2014 program"
Passaic River Coalition, Morristown, NJ - co-op (2014)
Pathways to Science - co-op (2015) a searchable comprehensive list of student opportunities created and managed by Pathways to Science
Patuxent Research Refuge, Laurel, MD - co-op (2014)
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA (program coordinator), Christina River Basin Critical Zone Observatory, Stroud Water Research Center (University of Delaware) - co-op (2015) "Please check back in late 2014 for summer 2015 opportunities." - at several research locations (see website for location details)
Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine/Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - co-op (2014) Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Program
Pennsylvania State University, The Graduate School, University Park, PA - co-op (some 2014 information) (2015) Summer Research Opportunities Program participates in the Committee on Institutional Cooperation 2015 Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)
Pennsylvania State University - Harrisburg, Harrisburg, PA - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduates in Sustainable Bioenergy - links to details in right hand column
Pepperdine University, Natural Science Division, Malibu, CA - co-op (2015)
Peregrine Fund, Inc., Boise, ID - co-op (2014)
Perrigo (global health care products), Allegan, MI - co-op (2014)
Perry Institute for Marine Science, Jupiter, FL and Lee Stocking Island, Bahamas - co-op (2015) Marine Science Internship - "Internships are unpaid, however, interns will receive a fully or partially subsidized room (shared accommodation) and board. Transportation to Exuma International Airport (Georgetown, Bahamas) will be the responsibility of the chosen intern. Transportation from Georgetown to Lee Stocking Island will be provided by PIMS
Pfizer, several locations - co-op (2014) Summer Student Worker Program - scroll down to bottom for application details
Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc, many locations - co-op Search (2015) select Summer Jobs Learn More and Apply
Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2014)
Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative, San Antonio, TX - co-op (2014)
Plimoth Plantation, Plymouth, MA - co-op (2014) some positions may not be paid oppportunities - check each position for details
Plum Island Animal Disease Center, Orient Point, NY - co-op (2015) "The PIADC Research Participation Program does NOT have application deadlines. Applications are accepted on a continuing basis." - Research Participation Program - "be completing an undergraduate (B.A., B.S. or equivalent) degree in microbiology, immunology, molecular biology, virology, epidemiology, computational biology, biostatistics, or other discipline related to foreign animal diseases"
Plymouth State University, Center for the Environment, Plymouth, NH - co-op (2014) Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest: Investigating and Communicating Change in Ecosystems
Pocono Environmental Education Center, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, PA - co-op (2015) Environmental Education Intern - Internships are normally 3 to 4 months, but can be 2 to 10 months."
Pocosin Lakes National Wildlife Refuge, Columbia, NC - co-op (2014) "We are not accepting applications for internships at this time"
Point Blue Conservation Science, several locations in California - co-op (2015)
Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury, MA - co-op (2015) scroll down to bottom for application details
Portland State University, Portland, OR - co-op (2014) Research projects in the following fields are available: ..., Biology, ... and Environmental Science"
Princeton University, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton, NJ - co-op (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Molecular and Quantitative & Computational Biology
Princeton University, Graduate School, Princeton, NJ - co-op (2015) Princeton Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (PSURE)
Princeton University, Princeton Institute for Science and Technology of Materials, Princeton, NJ - co-op, application (2014) Projects offered in 2013 included some related to biomedical engineering
Purdue University, Biochemistry, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Molecular and Biochemical Analysis of Proteins - " A wide range of student research projects mentored by faculty in the Department of Biochemistry is available. Examples include the experimental analysis of enzyme mechanisms, post-translational protein modifications, proteomics, and protein-nucleic acid interactions studied in the biological context of cell cycle control, chromatin regulation and renewable energy research."
Purdue University, College of Engineering, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2015) some projects are in the life sciences
Purdue University, College of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2014) several Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships listed
Purdue University, Department of Botany and Plant Pathology, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2014) NOT offered in 2014 - Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Program
Purdue University, Graduate School, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2015) Summer Research Opportunities Program
Purdue University, School of Veterinary Medicine, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2015) Veterinary Scholars Summer Research Program - "..summer research fellowships for ... undergraduate students.."


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Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2015) QEM Network Summer Internship Program - TWO Programs: Science Policy-focused Summer Internship at the National Science Foundation (application); and Science Education Internship supported by the NSF Tribal College and Universities Program (application)


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Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, Wells, ME - co-op (2015) "Check back in January 2015 for more internship opportunities" - Summer Internship Opportunities - "Salary/Housing - A living allowance may be provided. Communal, government housing available or intern may provide own housing within commuting distance of Wells, Maine"
R&D Systems, Minneapolis, MN - co-op (2014) 2014 Summer Internship Program
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Rensselaer, NY - co-op SEARCH (2015) enter Internship in Search Our Jobs, then expand the search by clicking on the search icon - majors include life sciences biology, biomedical engineering
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Rensselaer, NY - co-op (2015) Medical Devices Summer Intern - "Rising junior or senior. Majoring in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering"
Reiman Gardens, Iowa State University, Ames, IA - co-op (2015) "Please check back again for the 2015 internship program" - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Department of Biomedical Engineering, Troy, NY - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates - Bioengineering and Biomanufacturing
Rhode Island IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence, based out of the University of Rhode Island, College of Pharmacy, Kingston, RI - co-op (2014) "Only students enrolled at Bryant University, Providence College, Rhode Island College, Roger Williams University, and Salve Regina University are eligible" - "Research projects available at each of the participating institutions."
Rice University, Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Houston, TX - co-op (2015) Summer Research Experience in Multi-Scale Biomolecular Networks
Riverbend Environmental Education Center, Gladwyne, PA - co-op (2014)

Riverbend Nature Center, Faribault, MN - co-op (2014) Outdoor Adventures Program Specialist
Riverbend Nature Center, Faribault, MN - co-op (2014) Summer Program Naturalist
Rockefeller University, New York, NY - co-op (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Crested Butte, CO - co-op, application (2014) scroll down to REU Awards
Rocky Mountain Conservancy, Estes Park, CO - co-op (2014) American Conservation Corps positions in Rocky Mountain National Park
Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, CO - co-op (2014)
Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science, Key Biscayne, FL - co-op (2014)
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2015) Summer Research Experience Program in Cancer Science
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, Camden, NJ - co-op (2015) REU: Computational Biology Summer Program - ".experimental, theoretical, and computational approaches with a focus on the intersection of the mathematical, computational, and biological sciences"
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Graduate School-New Brunswick, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2015) "Please visit us in November to apply for 2015" - Research in Science and Engineering (RiSE)
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2015)
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2014) Research Internships in Ocean Sciences
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ - co-op (2015) "Application for 2015 will be available the first week of January" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) in Molecular and Developmental Neurobiology
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, School of Engineering, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2014) Cellular Bioengineering
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, School of Pharmacy, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2014) Summer Research Fellowship Program
RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany - co-op, more details, application process (2012) Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program International - includes Projects in Biology, Medicine - "No tuition fees will be charged and German language skills are not required (includes an intensive German language course during first two weeks); 30 scholarships will be available, which will be awarded to students with an outstanding academic record (based on a minimum GPA of 3.2 and a letter of recommendation). The scholarships will amount to 1,850 EUR to cover the living expenses during your stay in Aachen"


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