Co-op/Internship and Summer Research Opportunitiespostings
that still need to be updated for 2013
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All co-ops/internships listed are PAID, unless otherwise indicated
Alliance to Save Energy,
Washington, DC - co-op (2012)
American Cancer Society, Cleveland, OH - co-op application (2012) Joseph S. Silber Student Fellowship - "open to all undergraduate and graduate students who plan to conduct research in a Cuyahoga County, Ohio institution over the summer."
American Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA (positions in various locations throughout US) - co-op Search (2012) select Intern under Select Position Type(s) - some are not paid (check each position for details)
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL - co-op (2012) Energy Resource Development Tribal Internship Program
Association for Women in Science, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2012) Developing Leading Women in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM)
AstraZeneca US, Newark & Wilmington, DE - co-op SEARCH (2012) enter intern in box initially indicated as - "Enter a job title, department, location or reference number"
Avila University, Kansas City, MO - co-op (2012) NO program will be offered in 2013 - Natural History of a Grenadine Herpetofauna - usually includes field trip to a setting in the Carribean
St. Paul, MN - co-op
scroll down to West Coast Production - 2012
College Internship Opportunities
Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Bermuda Islands - co-op (2012) scroll down to Internships in right hand column - several Internships listed - check each for specific details
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Gunnison, CO - co-op (2012)
Boston University, Department of Biology, Boston, MA - co-op (2012) NO funding for 2012 - Ecology, Evolution and Behavior of leaf-breeding Treefrogs at the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute's Gamboa Field Station in Panama
Bristol-Myers Squibb (several locations) - co-op (2012) Summer Intern Development Programs
Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Biological Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2012) NOT offered for 2013 - Undergraduate Research Experiences in Cellular and Molecular Biosciences
Case Western University, Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2012) Undergraduate Summer Research Experience - "..possible research areas: polymer nanocomposites, layered materials, polymer chemistry, functional and responsive systems, high performance materials, biomedical devices, polymer rheology, polymer processing"
Catalina Island Conservancy, Avalon, CA - co-op (2012)
Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2012) "Not offered in 2013" - Behavioral Research Advancements in Neuroscience (BRAIN)
Center for Genomic Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2012) scroll down to CGS Summer Internship Program - Contact information provided.
Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2012)
Cleveland Clinic, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2012)
Colorado State University, Department of Psychology, Ft Collins, CO - co-op (2012) "..not running during 2013" - Summer Research Program on Mind and Brain
Columbia University, Deptartment of Ecology, Evolution and Environmental Biology, New York, NY - co-op (2012) 7 months May 15th-Dec 15th - "establish a large (10 hectare) forest plot and carry out tree measurements in Guánica State Forest in Puerto Rico, a site designated as a UNESCO biosphere reserve"
Curecanti National Recreation Area, Gunnison, CO - co-op, application (2012) Outreach Education Internships (Summer and Spring/Fall)
Dallas Zoo, Dallas, TX - co-op (2012)
Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Marine Ecology Lab, Dauphin Island, AL - co-op (2012) "2013 REU Program will not be available this year (2013) " - Research Experience for Undergraduates
Drexel University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2012) NOT hosted for 2013 - SENSORS: From Design to Implementation - "All engineering, chemistry, physics, and biology undergraduates are encouraged to apply"
Drexel University, Mechanical Engineering and Mechanics, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2012) Interdisciplinary Research Experience for Undergraduates in Medicine, Energy, and Advanced Manufacturing - " A background in science, engineering, or mathematics is preferred but not required"
Duke University, Duke Institute for Brain Sciences, Durham, NC - co-op (2012) "..we dont anticipate offering the program this summer (2013), .." - Mechanisms of Behavior - Undergraduate Research in Behavioral Neuroscience
for Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC - co-op
Harvard Forest, Petersham MA - co-op (2012) Assistant Program CoordinatorResident Advisor for the Summer Research Program in Ecology
Harvard University, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2012) "It will not run again before 2014." - Bioengineering Education Research REU
HemCon Medical Technologies, Inc, Portland, OR - co-op, co-op (two opportunities) (2012)
H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest, Oregon State University, near Blue River, OR - co-op (2012) No longer offered - Eco-Informatics Summer Institute
Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory, Idaho Falls, ID - co-ops listed on Career site (2012) scroll down (and also go to 2nd page) - several BEA Internships listed
Indiana University Health, Methodist Research Institute, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2013) "We are no longer accepting applications for the 2013 research program" - Summer Student Research Program
Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN - co-op, more details (2012) Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP)
Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2011 information) (2012) application is for 2012 - T35/SROP Summer Research Opportunity Program
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indiana Center for Biological Microscopy, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2012) scroll down to O'Brien Summer Research Opportunities for details
Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, Lothian, MD - co-op (2012) Environmental Education Intern
Kirkegaard & Perry Labs, Gaithersburg, MD - co-op (2012)
Lake County Forest Preserves,
Lake County, IL - co-op
(2012) Youth Conservation Corps Assistant
Lake County Stormwater Management Commission, Libertyville, IL - co-op (2012) Wetland Internship
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA - co-op list (2012)
Max Planck Florida
Institute for Neuroscience, Jupiter, FL - co-op
(2012) Neuroscience Undergraduate Research
MedImmune, Gaithersburg, MD - co-op SEARCH (2012) enter internship in the Enter Keywords: box
Millipore, Temecula, CA; Billerica & Burlington & Danvers, MA; St. Charles, MO; Jaffrey, NH - co-op (2012) Millipores University Partnership Program for students at Tufts, UC San Diego, UMass Amherst, UMass Lowell, University of New Hampshire, Washington University St Louis, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Mountain West Research Consortium, Wyoming IDeA Networks for Biomedical Excellence (INBRE) Program, University of Wyoming, College of Health Sciences, Laramie, WY - co-op (2012) scroll down to Western INBRE programs open summer undergraduate research programs to Wyoming students at four different universities (links to each program)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration - co-op (2012) Science and Technology Institute (NSTI) Summer Scholars Program - "Scholars will be placed at one of three NASA centers including: Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California, Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, and Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio"
National Institutes of Health (NIH), Office of Biotechnology Activities, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2012)
National Zoo, Washington, D.C, - co-op (2012) "No longer accepting applications for this position" - Department of Reproductive Sciences Internship - "Stipend: These are unpaid positions and interns are responsible for all living expenses. - Housing: Dormitory-style housing will be provided at SCBI-Front Royal. Interns will be responsible for food and other living expenses"
Northwestern University, Biomedical Engineering Department , Evanston IL - co-op (2012) "will not run again before 2014. Please check back for updated status next year" - Bioengineering Education Research REU
Oregon Health & Science
Children's Hospital, Portland, OR - co-op
(2012) Department of Pediatrics Summer Student
Internship Program - "Some of the positions are paid,
while others are volunteer positions"
of Environmental Protection, various locations in PA - co-op
(2012) "..students must have
Pennsylvania residency at the time of application - can be enrolled
in a college or university in any state"
Pennsylvania State University, Biology Department, University Park, PA - co-op (2012) Astrobiology Summer Program - "Will not be offered in Summer 2013. We hope to continue again in 2014 and apologize for this inconvenience. Check back in fall, 2013"
Peregrine Fund, Inc., Boise, ID - co-op (2012)
Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2012) "PTEI will not be accepting applications for 2013 undergraduate summer internships"
Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative, San Antonio, TX - co-op (2012) "PTEI will not be accepting applications for 2013 undergraduate summer internships"
Stockton College of New Jersey, Pomona, NJ - co-op
Conservation Research 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"
Saint Louis University, Biomedical Engineering, St. Louis, MO - co-op (2012) includes faculty that are participating from Biology, Physiological and Pharmacological Sciences, Orthopedic Surgery, Psychology
Savannah River Site, Aiken, SC - co-op (2012)
Scripps Research Institute, Department of Immunology and Microbial Science, La Jolla, CA - co-op (2012) Summer Immunology and Virology Undergraduate Fellowship
State University of New York at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY - co-op (2012) Comprehensive Approach to Watershed Characterization Focusing on the Source of New York City Water
State University of New York at Stony Brook, The School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences, Stony Brook, NY - co-op (2012)
St. Olaf College, Departments of Biology and Environmental Studies, Northfield, MN - co-op (2012) "There are no REU-funded summer research positions available for 2013" - Research experience for Undergraduates in Environmental Science
Texas A&M University at
Galveston, Galveston, TX - co-op
(2012) "Internships are available in
many areas of marine science"
The Arboretum at Flagstaff, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2013) scroll down to Job Title: Gardening Intern
Uniformed Services University
of the Health Sciences, Center
for Health Disparities, Bethesda, MD - co-op
(2012) Summer Internship programs
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Genetics, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2012)
University of Alaska, Biology Program, Juneau, AK - co-op (2012) Program has been discontinued
University of California at Davis, Davis, CA - co-op (2012) NOT currently accepting applications - Collabortive Research & Education in Agricultural Technologies & Engineering (CREATE)
University of California at Davis, Environmental Toxicology, Davis, CA - co-op (2012)
University of California at Los Angeles, Graduate Division, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2012) "suspended for summer of 2013 due to lack of funding" - Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
University of Florida, Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Gainseville, FL - co-op (2012) "There will not be a REU Program offered for the Summer of 2013" - Research Experience for Undergraduates in Water Resources
University of Maine, Northeast Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate, Orono, ME - co-op (2012) Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities
University of Maryland, Department of Bioengineering, College Park, MD - co-op (2012)
University of Maryland, School of Medicine, Greenebaum Cancer Center, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2012) Cancer Research Summer Intern Program
University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Alliances for Graduate Education and the Professoriate, Amherst, MA - co-op (2012) Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - co-op, application (2012) Global Change Ecology at the Headwaters of the Mississippi
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - co-op (2012) Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship Program on Risk Analysis for Introduced Species and Genotypes - "We recruit a select group of undergraduates to conduct summer research with our faculty and students on topics related to invasive species and genetically modified organisms"
University of Minnesota, Supercomputing Institute, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - co-op (2012) cancelled for 2012
University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX - co-op (2012) HBCU Undergraduate Collaborative Summer Training Program in Prostate Cancer
University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX - co-op (2012) McNair Scholars Program
University of Notre Dame, Global Linkages of Biology, the Environment, and Society, South Bend, IN - co-op (2012)
University of Oklahoma, College of Engineering, Civil Engineering and Environmental Science, Norman, OK - co-op (2012) Research Experience for Undergraduates in Sustainable Infrastructure Technology - includes research topics in Ecological Engineering and Ecosystem Restoration, Wetland Science; Ecosystem Restoration
University of Pennsylvania, Institute for Research in Cognitive Science, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2012) Summer Program in Computational Neuroscience
University of South Carolina, Biomedical Enginneering, Columbia, SC - co-op (2012) Biomolecular and Biomechanical Interactions
University of Texas at Austin, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Austin, TX - co-op (2012) Bioengineering Education Research REU
University of Toledo, College of Medicine, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Toledo, OH - co-op (2012) ASPET Anthony and Theresa Zannoni Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
University of Washington, Engineered Biomaterials, Seattle, WA - co-op (2012) "The UWEB Summer REU program will NOT be conducted in 2013"
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Proteomics and Functional Genomics Core Facility, Oshkosh, WI - co-op (2012) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Proteomics and Functional Genomics
US Agency for International Development, Washington, DC - co-op, another site (2012) Student Internship Program
US Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C. (with opportunities in several other locations listed under Application Procedures) - co-op (2012) "...focused on skills that are critical to DIA, such as: ... biology, microbiology, pharmacology, toxicology..."
US Department of Commerce Internship for Postsecondary Students, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2012) (several locations - includes life sciences)
US Department of Labor, Washington, DC (and at some regional offices) - co-op (2012) DOL Internships
US Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Research and Development, National Center for Environmental Assessment, Research Triangle Park, NC - co-op, application (2012) - Research Participation Program
Engineering, Nashville, TN - co-op
(2012) "..will not
run again before 2014" - Bioengineering Education Research REU
Ventura County Medical Center, Family Medical Residency Program, Ventura, CA - co-op (scroll down slightly for application) (2012) Summer Student Scholars Program - "8-week clinical and research opportunity" - " Student Scholars attend morning teaching conferences at the Medical Center, make rounds with medical staff and observe patient interactions and procedures as appropriate (i.e., live births, surgeries, emergency room visits, autopsies, etc.). Each of the Student Scholars becomes involved in a clinical research project"
Washington University in St.
Louis, School of Medicine,
St. Louis, MO - co-op (2012)
Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS) "quantitatively-oriented
undergraduates who are interested in the biological and health sciences. SIBS-BRIDGE
at WUSM has a concentration on statistical genetics/genetic epidemiology, and
Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT - co-op (2013) open only for Wesleyan students
Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY - co-op (2012) "WKU will not be hosting the Biotech REU in Summer 2013" - Summer Research in Investigative Biotechnology
Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation, Inc., Kendalia, TX - co-op (2012)