Co-op/Internships and Summer Research Opportunities
in theLife Sciences

for 2014
Listed by State
Alabama through Deleware
(and Bahamas, Bermuda, Brazil, Carribean Sea, Costa Rica)

All opportunities listed are PAID, unless otherwise indicated

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In addition to the valuable experience and good pay that a Co-op or Internship will give you, very many of the Opportunities listed on this website also provide Travel Reimbursement, Housing and Meals. So, don't let concerns about living expenses or the location of an organization posted on this website prevent you from checking out an exciting and challenging Co-op or Internship position!! If travel support, housing and meals are provided, this information will almost always be included in the details about the Co-op or Internship that can be found by clicking on the co-op website next to the organization's name and location.


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Alabama - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

Alabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL - co-op (2014) REU-China: Ecological and Environmental Research in an Urbanized Landscape - "three days at AAMU followed by six weeks at Nanjing Forestry University in China and the remaining three weeks again at AAMU" - "Each REU participant will receive a $3000 scholarship, paid bi-weekly for the duration of the program. Travel, housing, and research related expenses will be covered"
Auburn University, Department of Fisheries & Allied Aquacultures, Auburn, AL - co-op (2013) warm-water aquatic ecology - NO longer offered
Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Marine Ecology Lab, Dauphin Island, AL - co-op (2014) National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Northern Gulf Institute (NGI) Diversity Internship
Samford University, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduates Program
Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL - co-op (2014) Integrated Biosciences Research Experience for Undergraduates - "research in...plant genomics, biocomplexity in the environment, bioinformatics, animal sciences and cell & molecular biology"
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Genetics, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2013)
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2014) Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Ghana, Guatemala, Jamaica, Kenya, Peru, or Swaziland
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2014) Summer in Biomedical Science (SIBS) Undergraduate Research Program
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2014) Summer Program in Neuroscience
University of South Alabama, College of Allied Health Professions, Mobile, AL - co-op (2014) "The minimum requirements include completion of Organic Chemistry or Biochemistry"
University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Center for Lung Biology, Mobile, AL - co-op (2014)
U.S. Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory
, Fort Rucker, AL - co-op (2014)


Alaska - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

Alaska Conservation Foundation, Anchorage, AK co-op (2014) Conservation Internships - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Alaska Department of Natural Resources, several locations in Alaska - co-op (2014)
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK - co-op (2014) Indian Health Service (IHS) Extern Program
Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, AK - co-op (2014) not sure if these are a paid opportunities; housing is provided
American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2014) "The award may be completed at any accredited institution in (westarn state affiliates) Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah or Washington. Typically, labs are located in medical schools or major non-profit research institutions that conduct cardiovascular and/or cerebrovascular-related research"
Marine Biological Laboratory, Ecosystems Center, Woods Hole, MA - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - Arctic LTER at Toolik Lake Research Natural Area on the North Slope of Alaska.
University of Alaska, Anchorage, Department of Biological Sciences, Anchorage, AL - co-op (2014)


Arizona - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2014) "The award may be completed at any accredited institution in (westarn state affiliates) Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah or Washington. Typically, labs are located in medical schools or major non-profit research institutions that conduct cardiovascular and/or cerebrovascular-related research"
Arizona Game and Fish Department, positions throughout Arizona - co-op (2014)
Arizona Heart Foundation, Phoenix, AZ - co-op (2013) currently NOT active - 6-week Cardiovascular Summer Students Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity, does not provide housing or transportation
Arizona State University, Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Institute, Tempe, AZ - co-op (2014) for Students majoring in mathematics, biology, or related fields and who have had a year of calculus are eligible to apply
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, AZ - co-op (2014) Summer Internship Program
National Science Foundation, Arlington, VA - co-op (2013) "As a guideline, application deadlines generally begin in January of each year " - Science and Technology Centers Undergraduate Research Experience Program at Centers in AZ, CA, GA, IL, MA, MN, NY, NC, WA - "Application deadlines are typically in January. However, deadlines vary between centers. Please check with individual centers for specific deadline information"
Northern Arizona University, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2014) 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
Ohio State University, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Columbus, OH (and 6 other participating Institute Partners in Arizona, IN, MD, PA and VA - scroll down for list) - co-op (2014) project topics include: Statistical Phylogenetics, Mathematical Neuroscience, Bioinformatics, Chemogenomics, Environmental Statistics
The Arboretum at Flagstaff, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2014)
Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, AZ - co-op (2014) - Helios Scholars Program - be enrolled as a full time student at an accredited Arizona college or university OR a graduate of an Arizona high school attending an accredited academic institution out of state
University of Arizona, Biosphere 2, Tuscon, AZ - co-op (2014) Environmental and Earth Systems Research at Biosphere 2
University of Arizona, Graduate College, Tuscon, AZ - co-op (2014) Minority Health Disparities Summer Research Opportunities Program
University of Arizona, Graduate College, Tuscon, AZ - co-op, application (2014) Summer Research Institute


Arkansas - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, AR - co-op, application (2014)
US Food & Drug Administration, Rockville, MD - co-op (2013) Science Internship Program for "students enrolled full-time in undergraduate or graduate schools located in the FDA's National Center for Toxicological Research (NCTR) commuting area (Arkansas)."
US Food & Drug Administration, Rockville, MD - co-op (2014) Summer Student Research Program (NCTR) - "..available in Arkansas at the National Center for Toxicological Research."
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2014) Assessment and Sustainable Management of Ecosystem Services
University of Arkansas, Arkansas Center for Space and Planetary Sciences, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2014) "Students in chemistry, physics, biology, geology and mechanical engineering are especially encouraged to apply"
University of Arkansas, Department of Plant Pathology, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2014) Adair/Bollenbacher Summer Internship
University of Arkansas, Program in Cell and Molecular Biology, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2013) NOT funded for 2014 - Applied Biotechnology in the Life Sciences
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Little Rock, AR - co-op (2014)
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Little Rock, AR - co-op (2014) "The completed application and letters of recommendation must be received by no later than Wednesday March 6, 2014"
University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Biomedical Research Education Program, Albuquerque, NM - co-op (2014) Undergraduate Pipeline Network summer research experience for students from New Mexico and AK, ID, MT, NM, NV & WY and "All students who attend Minority-serving Institutions"


Bahamas

Perry Institute for Marine Science, Jupiter, FL and Lee Stocking Island, Bahamas - co-op (2014) 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


Bermuda - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo, Bermuda Islands - co-op (2014) scroll down to Internships in right hand column - several Internships listed - check each for specific details - "Internships run for a period of six weeks each summer."
Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences, Bermuda Islands - co-op, application (2014) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program

Brazil - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

Christian Brothers University, Department of Biology, Memphis, TN - co-op (2014) "Applications for Summer 2014 will be available this fall" - Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Brazil, and Uganda
University of Florida, Department of Chemistry, Gainseville, FL - co-op (2014) "Please come back in the fall of 2013 to apply for the summer 2014 REU experience" - International Research Experience for Undergraduates in Agrentina, Brazil and France - "Students with appropriate research interests and majors in Math, Engineering, Physics, the Biosciences, Chemistry and all STEM areas are encouraged to apply; Stipend consist of $4400. Housing is provided by the host program"


California - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2014) "The award may be completed at any accredited institution in (westarn state affiliates) Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah or Washington. Typically, labs are located in medical schools or major non-profit research institutions that conduct cardiovascular and/or cerebrovascular-related research"
Amgen, San Francisco, CA, Thousand Oaks, CA, Longmont, CO, West Greenwich, RI, Seattle, WA - co-op SEARCH (2013) click on View our current co-op and internsip opportunities in bottom paragraph
Arthritis Foundation (California) - co-op (2014) Summer Science Internship Program - "Applicants for this program must either live or attend school within the Northern California Chapter's 16 county territories.(listed under Restrictions at the bottom of this page)
Becton, Dickinson and Company, San Jose, CA - co-op (2014) Summer Intern Polymer based antibody labeling kit development
Becton, Dickinson and Company, San Jose, CA - co-op (2014) Summer Intern R&D Reagents and Applications
Becton, Dickinson and Company, San Jose, CA - co-op (2014) Summer Intern Solid Tumor
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Hercules, CA - co-op SEARCH (2014) go to Bio-Rad's Job Search page, scroll down to view available Intern positions
Bio-Rad Laboratories, Hercules, CA - co-op (2014) Intern - Protein Analysis Scientist
Buck Institute for Research on Aging, Novato, CA - co-op SEARCH (2014)
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) Biological Illustration Internship
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) Summer Systematics Institute

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2014) Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2014) Minority Undergraduate Research Fellowship
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2014) "Check back in November for a link to the online application " - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
California State University-Fullerton, Department of Biological Science, Fullerton, CA - co-op, application (2014) Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program at foreign Participating Institutions - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
California State University - Los Angeles, College of Natural and Social Sciences, Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2013) "research opportunities for community college students from the Los Angeles Basin"- "Areas of research include...environmental monitoring.
Catalina Island Conservancy, Avalon, CA - co-op (2014) "Check back again in the Spring 2014 for information on how you can apply next year" - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Division of Cancer Research and Training, Los Angeles, CA - co-op, application (2014) Undergraduate Cancer Research Training Program
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA - co-op (2014) Summer Research Program
City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, CA - co-op (2014) Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op (2014) summer internship for pre-medical students in the clinical area of organ transplantation at participating transplant centers located in Albuquerque, NM; Ann Arbor, MI; Austin, TX; Charleston, SC; Durham, NC; Houston, TX; Knoxville, TN; Las Vegas, NV; Memphis, TN; Nashville, TN; Sacramento, CA; San Antonio, TX; and Winston-Salem, NC. Students living in or attending colleges or universities in one of these cities will not be placed with a host in that city.
DuPont Industries Biosciences, several locations (most internships in the life sciences are in Palo Alto, California) - co-op (2014) click on arrow below picture at right side - "Looking for an internship which will prepare you for the future? Then look here for any Summer Internships listed"; then select only Intern/Coop under 4. FILTER BY JOB TYPE (you may have to deselect Entry Level Experienced)
Engineering Research Center (ERC) for Re-Inventing the Nation’s Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt), affiliated with several universities in California and Colorado - co-op (2013) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Genentech, South San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) U.S. Biologics Technical Development Summer Co-op
Genentech, South San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) U.S. Biologics Technical Development Summer Internship
Genentech, South San Francisco, CA - co-op SEARCH (2014) Select Internship/Student under All Job Types at top
Gilead, Foster City, CA - co-op SEARCH (2014) select Intern/Associated Worker as Position Type:
Health Career Connection, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) "HCC places qualified candidates in leading California (San Francisco Bay Area, Greater Los Angeles/San Diego, San Joaquin Valley), New England, New York, and New Jersey health care and public health organizations"
Huntington Medical Research Institute, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2014) "...biology, biochemistry, neuroscience, or biomedical engineering ..." not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Isis Pharmaceuticals, Carlsbad, CA - co-op (2014) Intern Program
J. Craig Venter Institute, San Diego, CA and Rockville, MD - co-op (2014) "Our research groups focus on human genomic medicine, infectious disease, plant, microbial and environmental genomics, synthetic biology and biological energy, bioinformatics"
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2014) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA - co-op (2014)
Life Technologies, Carlsbad, CA (corporate headquarters) - co-op (2014) enter internship in Keyword box
Loma Linda University, School of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities and Molecular Medicine, Loma Linda, CA - co-op (2014) Undergraduate Training Program
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"
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA - co-op (2014) not sure if this is a paid opportunity
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 Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA - co-op (2014) NASA Ames National Academy
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2014) NIDDK Diversity Summer Research Training Program (DSRTP) for Undergraduate Students- Short-term Education Program for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) at three Coordinating Intitutions in CA, MD, PA
National Space Biomedical Research Institute, Houston, TX - co-op (2014) 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 Science Foundation, Arlington, VA - co-op (2013) "As a guideline, application deadlines generally begin in January of each year " - Science and Technology Centers Undergraduate Research Experience Program at Centers in AZ, CA, GA, IL, MA, MN, NY, NC, WA - "Application deadlines are typically in January. However, deadlines vary between centers. Please check with individual centers for specific deadline information"
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Emeryville, CA, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2014) Scientific Summer Scholars Program
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application (2014) Community College Internship (for students durrently enrolled in any Community College) at several different locations in CA, ID, IL, IA, NM, NY
Onyx Pharmaceuticals, South San Francisco, CA - co-op (2013) includes Summer Internship listings
Pepperdine University, Natural Science Division, Malibu, CA - co-op, more details (2014)
Point Blue Conservation Science, several locations in California - co-op (2014)
Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, CA and Albuquerque, NM - co-op (2014)
San Diego State University, College of Sciences, San Diego, CA - co-op, application (2014) Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program at Peru/Ecuador, Ghana
San Diego Zoo, Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego, CA - co-op (2014) Conservation Research Summer College Student Fellowships
San Francisco State University, Department of Biology, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) Biological Research in Ecological and Evolutionary Developmental Biology BREED
San Francisco Zoo, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) Zoo Camp Intern Summer 2014
San Jose State University, Department of Biological Sciences, San Jose, CA- co-op, application process (2014) Research by Undergraduates using Molecular Biology Applications
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute, Santa Barbara, CA - co-op, application (2014)
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, Thousand Oaks, CA - co-op (2013) scroll down to College Student Intern Positions and "Click here to download the most current internship openings"
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA - co-op (2014) Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship "... exciting Earth, ocean and atmospheric sciences research"
Seaworld Parks and Entertainment, locations in CA, FL, PA, TX, VA, - co-op (2014) enter Intern in keyword box
SETI Institute, Mountain View, CA - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduates program for highly motivated students interested in astrobiology research; "..spanning the field of astrobiology, from microbiology.."
Southern California Earthquake Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op, application (2014) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA - co-op (2014) Stanford Summer Research Program/Amgen Scholars Program
The Institute for Bird Populations, several locations (most are in California) co-op (Spring/Summer 2014)
Theravance, South San Francisco, CA - co-op (2013)
University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2014) Amgen Scholars Program
University of California at Berkeley, College of Natural Resources, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2014) "There are currently no employment opportunities. Please check back as summer approaches"
University of California at Berkeley, Integrative Biology, Molecular & Cell Biology, Plant & Microbial Biology, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2014) NSF Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program in Cell, Developmental and Evolutionary Biology
University of California at Berkeley, School of Public Health, Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2014) Short Term Educational Experiences for Research in Environmental Health for Undergraduate Students
University of California at Davis, Center for Biophotonics Science and Technology, Sacramento, CA - co-op, application (2013) Program no longer available - Summer Internship Program - Majors: Chemical, Biochemical or Biomedical Engineering; Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Biophysics, Biochemistry, Molecular Biology
University of California at Davis, Environmental Toxicology, Davis, CA - co-op (2012)
University of California Davis Health System, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Sacramento, CA - co-op (2014) Hugh Edmondson Summer Research Internship Program
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA - co-op (2014) Bridges to the Baccaleaurate Program
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA - co-op (2014) Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training in London, Spain and Mexico
University of California, Irvine, Department of Chemistry, Irvine, CA - co-op (2014) "research projects in the fields of ...., molecular biology, nanoscience, pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacology, ... computational chemistry, environmental chemistry"
University of California, Irvine, Department of Earth System Science, Irvine, CA - co-op (2013) "We will not be hosting a summer program in 2014" - REU program in Biogeochemistry and Climate Change
University of California, Irvine, Graduate Division, Irvine, CA - co-op (2014) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2014) Amgen Scholars Program
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2013) An International Integrative Undergraduate Research Program for Under-represented Students - Our destination is 2013 will be Bali, Indonesia
University of California at Los Angeles, Brain Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2014) "For Application and Instructions please go to: http://www.gdnet.ucla.edu/asis/srp/srpintro.htm (2014 UCLA Summer Programs for Undergraduate Research (SPUR)) " - Brain Research Institute Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (BRI-SURE) - "only students in MARC (Minority Access to Research Careers) programs are eligible
University of California at Los Angeles, Graduate Division, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2013) "We regret that GD SPUR will be suspended for summer 2014 due to lack of funding" - Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
University of California at Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2014) "Students who must relocate to participate in the program may be eligible for a stipend depending on availability of funds"
University of California at Riverside, Center for Plant Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2014)
University of California at Riverside, Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology and Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2014)
University of California at Riverside, Graduate Division, Riverside, CA - co-op (2014) Mentoring Summer Research Internship Program
University of California at Riverside, Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduates
University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA - co-op (2014) Amgen Scholars Program
University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA - co-op (2013 information) (2014) Application is for 2014 - Medical Scientist Training Program Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
University of California at San Diego, Department of Pharmacology, San Diego, CA - co-op, application (2014) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships Program
University of California at San Diego, Office of Graduate Studies, San Diego, CA - co-op (2014) Summer Training Academy for Research in the Sciences
University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA - co-op (several programs listed) (2014) Summer Research Program
University of California, Merced, Sierra Nevada Research Institute, Merced, CA - co-op (2014) Yosemite Environmental Science Research Training REU
University of California, Santa Barbara, Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, Santa Barbara, CA - co-op (2014)
University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa, Cruz, CA - co-op (2014) analyses of long-term data sets in relation to changes in natural ecosystems
University of California, Santa Cruz, Department of Computer Engineering, Santa Cruz, CA - co-op (2014) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Information Technology - "Research projects are in areas of IT-based Integrative System Design, including Assistive and Rehabilitative Systems" - "undergraduates who are juniors or seniors in ..., bioinformatics.."
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2014) Latino Mental Health Research Training Program - "..comprised of an intensive one-week training seminar at USC, and a 10-week training program at Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla in Puebla México" - requires excellent Spanish language oral and written skills - NOT sure if this is a paid opportunity
University of Southern California, Wrigley Marine Science Center, Catalina Island, CA - co-op (2014) Coastal Ocean Systems and Sustainability
Ventana Wildlife Society, Salinas, CA - co-op (2014) Seasonal Camp Instructor – Summer 2014


Carribean Sea - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

Avila University, Kansas City, MO - co-op (2013) NO program will be offered in 2013 - Natural History of a Grenadine Herpetofauna - usually includes field trip to a setting in the Carribean
Central Caribbean Marine Institute, Cayman Islands in the central Caribbean Sea - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduates: Coral Reef Biodiversity and Resilience at the Little Cayman Research Centre
University of Puerto Rico, Institute for Tropical Ecosystems Study, San Juan, PR - co-op (2014) Research Experience for Undergraduates at El Verde Field Station in Puerto Rico


Colorado - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

Amgen, San Francisco, CA, Thousand Oaks, CA, Longmont, CO, West Greenwich, RI, Seattle, WA - co-op SEARCH (2012) click on Job Search in bottom sentence- several positions listed
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, Aspen, CO - co-op (2014) Summer Naturalist
Aspen Historical Society, Aspen, CO - co-op (2013)
Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, Gunnison, CO - co-op (2013)
Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO - co-op (2014) Summer Child Health Research Internship
Colorado Center for Biorefining and Biofuels, four locations in Colorado - co-op (2014)
Colorado State University, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Ft. Collins, CO - co-op (2014)
Colorado State University, Department of Psychology, Ft Collins, CO - co-op (2013) "Our summer program will not be running during the Summer of 2014. Check back in January of 2015 to see if it will be available next summer.." - Summer Research Program on Mind and Brain
Colorado State University, Warner College of Natural Resources, Colorado National Heritage Program, Ft. Collins, CO - co-op, application (2014) Wetland Ecology Field Technicians - "Statewide Colorado and Wyoming" - requires "extensive coursework or field experience in botany and ecology
Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO - co-op (2014)
Engineering Research Center (ERC) for Re-Inventing the Nation’s Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt), affiliated with several universities in California and Colorado - co-op (2013) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Mountain Studies Institute, San Juan Mountains, CO - co-op (2014) Pathways Student Internship Program
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO - co-op (2014) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Crested Butte, CO - co-op, application (2014) scroll down to REU Awards
Rocky Mountain National Park, Estes Park, CO - co-op (2013) Interpretation Internships Summer 2013 - East Side (public programs and visitor centers)
Rocky Mountain Nature Association, Estes Park, CO - co-op (2014) American Conservation Corps positions in Rocky Mountain National Park
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO - co-op (2014) SOARS (Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science) - "major in atmospheric science or a related field such as ... biology,... environmental science"
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - co-op, application (2014) Summer Multicultural Access to Research Training
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - co-op (2014) REU in Environmental Sustainability
University of Colorado, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Boulder, CO - co-op (2013)
University of Colorado, Mountain Research Station, near Boulder, CO - co-op (2013)
University of Colorado Cancer Center, Denver, CO - co-op (2014) Cancer Research Summer Fellowship
University of Colorado, Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO - co-op (2014) Graduate Experience for Multicultural Students Program summer research program
University of Colorado, Denver, School of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology, Denver, CO - co-op (2014) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program for underrepresented Populations


Connecticut - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

American Cancer Society, New England Division, Framingham, MA - co-op, more details (2014) The Alvan T., Viola D. Fuller - American Cancer Society Junior Research Fellowships -"Applicants must be residents of New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, or VT) who are enrolled in a four-year undergraduate program, which may be outside of New England"
American Heart Association, Founders Affiliate - co-op (2014) scroll down to Founders Affiliate Undergraduate Student Summer Fellowship Program for students in medical research labs, hospitals and universities in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont (these states comprise the Founders affiliate)
Boehringer Ingelheim, Corp., Bridgeport/Danbury/Ridgefield, CT - co-op Search (2014) enter internship in Keywords box
Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT - co-op (2014)
Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT - co-op (2014) Summer Student Research Fellowship for pre-medical students
Health Career Connection, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2014) "HCC places qualified candidates in leading California (San Francisco Bay Area, Greater Los Angeles/San Diego, San Joaquin Valley), New England (CT, MA, RI), New York, and New Jersey health care and public health organizations"
Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT - co-op, application (2014) Summer Internship Program
Pfizer Global Research and Development, LaJolla, CA, Groton, CT, Cambridge, MA, Ann Arbor, MI, St. Louis, MO - co-op (2010) "The application process for summer employment positions will open in February 2010."
Sharon Audubon Center, Sharon, CT - co-op (2014) "Check out the National Audubon Society Career Center to apply for current open positions"
University of Connecticut, Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, Stoors, CT - co-op (2014)
University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT - co-op (2014) Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative Summer Research Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut, School of Engineering, Storrs, CT - co-op (2014) Bio-Grid REU in "..broadly defined scope of Cyber-Enabled Systems application of modern computing infrastructure and information technology to research and practice in various life-science disciplines"
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT - co-op (2014) Clinical Summer Research Fellowship Program (6-week program)
University of Connecticut Health Center, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT - co-op (2014) "Application deadline is March 15 (annually)" - College Summer Felloswhip Program
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT - co-op (2014) Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative Summer Research Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut Health Center, Center for Cell Analysis and Modeling, Farmington, CT - co-op (2014) "annually sponsors a summer undergraduate research program " - Summer Undergraduate Research Internships in Cell Analysis and Modeling
University of Connecticut Health Center, Graduate School, Farmington, CT - co-op (2014) Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Yale University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New Haven, CT - co-op (2014) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - "Applications become available on the Leadership Alliance web site on November 1". - The Graduate School is a member of The Leadership Alliance and encourages qualified applicants to apply through this program (SR-EIP)
Yale University, School of Medicine, New Haven, CT - co-op (2014) "Applications for the summer of 2014 will be available on December 15, 2013" - BioSTEP - Biomedical Science Training and Enrichment Program (for Minority Students)
Yale University, The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute for Biological, Physical and Engineering Sciences, New Haven, CT - co-op (2014) Integrated Research at the Frontiers of the Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences


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Duke University, Organization for Tropical Studies, Durham, NC - co-op (2014) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Tropical Biology in Costa Rica
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX - co-op, application (2014) Ecohydrology of a Tropical Montane Cloud Forest at the newly constructed Texas A&M Soltis Center for Research and Education near San Isidro in central Costa Rica


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American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate (no website) - co-op (some 2013 information) (2014) "Award Activation: February 1, 2014 " - Great Rivers Affiliate Student Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) - participating states include Deleware, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
AstraZeneca US, Newark & Wilmington, DE - co-op SEARCH (2013) enter internship in box initially indicated as - "Enter a job title, department, location or reference number"
Delaware Nature Society, Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE - co-op (2014) Stream Watch Summer Internship
Delaware Nature Society, Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE - co-op (2014) Summer Camp Counselor Coordinator Internship
Delaware Nature Society, Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE - co-op (2014) Summer Education Internship
Delaware State University, College of Agriculture and Related Sciences, Dover. DE - co-op (2013) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Molecular Genetics & Genomics
Mt. Cuba Center, Greenville, DE - co-op (2014) "horticulture, landscape architecture, ecology, or related plant science fields"
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE - co-op (2014) Nemours Summer Undergrad Research Scholarship
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA (program coordinator), Christina River Basin Critical Zone Observatory, Stroud Water Research Center (University of Delaware) - co-op (2014) at several research locations (see website for location details)

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