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

for 2016
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Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL (headquarters; positions in several locations) - co-op (2016) scroll far down to JOB SEARCH (under RESOURCES), select SEARCH JOBS; select Internship as Job Type choice
AbbVie, Lake County, IL - co-op SEARCH (2016) scroll down and click on apply today, select Internship as Job Classification, then scroll down to see any postings
Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, ME - co-op (2015) scroll down to Volunteer and Internship Opportunities - Raptor Internship and Education Internship
Adirondack Mountain Club, Lake Placid, NY - co-op (2016) scroll down to Seasonal Positions and select Summer Naturalist Intern
Agricultural Research Service (USDA), Washington, D.C. (and other locations) - co-op (2015)
Alabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL - co-op (2016) "Please check back ... for application information for next year's (2016) program!" - 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" - "If you are interested in our program for summer of 2015, please check back frequently for more information, as it becomes available."
Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL - co-op (2016) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Development of Safe Nanomaterials for Biological Applications
Alaska Conservation Foundation, Anchorage, AK co-op (2016) "ACF will begin accepting applications for the summer 2016 internship program in December 2015" - Conservation Internships - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Alaska Department of Natural Resources, several locations in Alaska - co-op (2016) Summer 2016 Positions - check details for each position for informatino regarding stipend, housing, etc.
Alaska Fisheries Science Center, Seattle, WA - co-op (2015)
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK - co-op (2016) Indian Health Service (IHS) Extern Program
Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, AK - co-op (2016) not paid opportunities; housing is provided
Alaska Space Grant Program, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK - co-op (2016) Summer Intern Program - "..offered to students in aerospace, engineering, space science, Earth systems science, biological sciences, computer science, and other related science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) fields" - for students "Enrolled at an Alaskan institution of higher education during the period of the award"
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Graduate Programs in the Biomedical Sciences, Bronx, NY - co-op, application (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Hispanic Center of Excellence, Bronx, NY - co-op (2015) HCOE Summer Undergraduate Mentorship Program (SUMP) - "No Housing is Available. Students should live in the Bronx or Metropolitan (NYC) area"
Aldo Leopold Foundation, Baraboo, WI - co-op (2016) "Starting in October 2015 we will be seeking candidates to fill our 9 month internship positions which will have a February 1st start date"
Alliance for Health Reform, Washington, DC - co-op (2016) "..focusing on health policy research and media relations" - "The Alliance offers a modest stipend. Interns are responsible for their own housing, travel, and other associated expenses"
Allergan, Parsippany, NJ (Corporate Headquarters) - co-op (2015)
Alpha Genesis, Inc., Yemassee, SC - co-op (2016) Pre-Baccalaureate Summer Training Program (primate research) - "For more information about these programs, please contact AGI at The annual application deadline ... is April 30th" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
American Academy of Audiology, Reston, VA - co-op (2016) Student Summer Research Fellowship to support undergraduate research under direction of a mentor performing research in audiology
American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, DC - co-op (2016) several opportunities listed - not sure if these are paid positions
American Cancer Society, New England Division, Framingham, MA - co-op, application instructions (2016) 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 Cancer Society, Atlanta, GA (positions in various locations throughout US) - co-op Search (2016) select Intern (paid) under Select Position Type(s) - some are not paid (check each position for details)
American Cancer Society, Framingham, MA - co-op (2016) Public Policy Intern, undergraduate level
American Floral Endowment, Glen Carbon, IL - co-op (2016) Internships in Floriculture and Horticulture - "Applications ... are reviewed twice a year. The deadline for submitting applications and supporting materials is March 1 and October 1"
American Gastroenterological Association, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2016) Investing in the Future Student Research Fellowship - "perform eight to 10 weeks of research related to digestive diseases or nutrition"
American Geological Institute, Washington, DC - co-op, application (2016) scroll down to Summer Internship (12 weeks) - Application Deadline March 15 - Geoscience Policy Internship
American Heart Association, Founders Affiliate - co-op (2016) 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)
American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate (no website) - co-op (2016) Great Rivers Affiliate Student Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) - participating states include Deleware, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
American Heart Association Midwest Affiliates - co-op (2016) MWA Undergraduate Student Research Program " broadly related to related to cardiovascular function and disease, stroke, or to related clinical, basic science, and public health problems" - funds undergraduate student research at accredited Midwest Affiliate institutions in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota or Wisconsin
American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2016) "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"
American Horticultural Society's River Farm, Alexandria, VA - co-op (2016)
American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES), Albuquerque, NM - co-op (2016) Student Summer Internships to explore potential careers with US Bureau of Land Management (Arizona), the Bonneville Power Administration (Pacific Northwest), Veterans Administration, and the USDA Food Safety and Inspection Services.
American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY - co-op (2016) "Next Deadlines" are for 2016 - Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Evolutionary Biology
American Physiological Society, Rockville, MD - co-op (2016) "The application deadline is February 1 each year and award recipients are notified in late March" - Scroll down to bottom for links to several different programs - some offered to support research at student's home university
American Red Cross, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2016) scroll down for internship dates " Summer 2016 - Dates of program: June 6 through August 12, 2016; Job Postings Begin: December 7, 2015"- Summer Internship Program - "internship opportunities at the Red Cross national headquarters office in Washington, D.C., as well as at more than 500 Red Cross units located across the U.S"
American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research Capstone Program (UR-Capstone 2016) - for underrepresented minority students with Faculty in various universities who are members of ASM
American Society for Microbiology, Washington, D.C. - co-op, application (2016) Undergraduate Research Fellowships with Faculty at their home institution or at a host institution who are members of ASM
American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics (ASPET), Bethesda, MD - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow (SURF) Individual Awards - select Currently Funded Programs under Students - at 21 differnt universities
American Society of Plant Biologists, Rockville, MD - co-op (some 2015 information) (2016) "Applications will be accepted December 1, 2015 - February 11, 2016 (11:59 p.m. ET)" - Fellowship to support research at student's home university
American University, Washington, D.C. - co-op, application (2016) Washington Internships for Native Students (WINS) with a variety of US Government organizations
Amgen, various locations (2016) enter Internship in Keywords box
Amgen Scholars Program at 9 universities in the US and the National Institutes of Health - co-op (2016) Select United States Program link at bottom left, then scroll down and click on link to each university or the National Institutes of Health
Archbold Biological Station, Lake Placid, FL - co-op (2016) Research Internships in the Avian Ecology Lab - opportunities are 6-8 months in length
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL - co-op (2016) "Application is now open for the 2016 Summer Term" - Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships Program
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL - co-op (2016) "Summer 2016 internships application deadline January 8, 2016" - Student Research Participation Program
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL - co-op (2016) "Students in the application pool by February 1, 2016 will be considered for Summer 2016" - Undergraduate Research Aide Appointments
Arizona Game and Fish Department, positions throughout Arizona - co-op (2016) "students interested in summer employment, must apply via our recruitment site, Click "search for jobs" and then select "Game and Fish Department" from the agency dropdown; select 20223 STATE GOVERNMENT INTERN-2016 SUMMER INTERNSHIPS
Arizona State University, Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Institute, Tempe, AZ - co-op (2016) "Application materials for MTBI 2016 will be posted online in mid-November" - for Students majoring in mathematics, biology, or related fields and who have had a year of calculus are eligible to apply
Arthritis Foundation (California) - co-op, application (2016) 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)
Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, Aspen, CO - co-op (2016) "June 6 - September 5, 2016 (June 6-17 mandatory staff training)" - Summer Naturalist
Aspen Historical Society, Aspen, CO - co-op (2016)
Association of American Medical Colleges, Summer Medical and Dental Education Program, at many medical school program sites - co-op (2016) "The 2016 SMDEP application will open November 1st!"
Association of Zoos & Acquariums - job listings (2016) select internships under Search Jobs for oppoartunities at Zoos and Acquariums throughout the US (view details for each internship - some may not be paid positions)
AstraZeneca US, Wilmington, DE - co-op (2016) "Applications for US summer 2016 internships and co-op opportunities are now open"
Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm, Dayton, OH - co-op (2016) Session Dates include Summer 2016 Internship: May 24 — August 12, 2016

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Bailey Nurseries, St Paul, MN - co-op (2016) contact information also provided
Baker University, Baldwin City, KS - co-op (2016) In the Canopy with Wheelchairs & Tardigrades
Bald Head Island Conservancy
, Bald Head Island, NC - co-op (2016) Summer 2016 Intern (4 positions)
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, AZ - co-op (2016) "Applications for the Banner Research Summer Internship Program will be available online January 2016" - Summer Internship Program
Bayer, various locations - co-op (2016) Select Student from scroll down Career Level under Job Search at top of right side column - review details for any intern positions listed, including location
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX - co-op, application instructions (2016) "The official dates for the 2016 SMART Program will be May 30 - July 29" - "The application (for 2016) is currently closed. Please check back after Dec. 1" - Summer Medical And Research Training (SMART) Program
Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Houston, TX - co-op, application (2016) "Those selected to participate in the program will be notified via e-mail before the end of April 2016" - Michael E. DeBakey Summer Surgery Program - Not a paid opportunity; funding for housing is NOT provided
Baylor College of Medicine, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Houston, TX - co-op, application (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Program - G/GREAT (Genetics/Genomics Research Education And Training Program)
Beckman Coulter, various locations - co-op SEARCH (2016) enter Internship in Keywords box
Becton, Dickinson and Company, several locations - co-op Search (2015) enter Internship in Search our Jobs box
Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences, Bermuda Islands - co-op (2016) "BIOS is currently updating the application procedure for 2016; all updates will be completed by mid-February" - "please check back in mid-February 2016 for our new application procedure " - Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences, West Boothbay Harbor, ME - co-op (2016) "Applications will be open January 1, 2016" - Research Experience for Undergraduates: Gulf of Maine and the World Ocean
Biogen, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2016) scroll down and click on view all current internship or co-op opportunities - check each position listed for details
bio-techne, Minneapolis, MN - co-op (2016) 2016 Internship Program - scroll down - several opportunities in areas of life science are listed; details regarding dates, salary, application, etc. are near the bottom of this site
Blandy Experimental Farm, State Arboretum of Virginia, Boyce VA - co-op (2016)
Boise State Univeristy, Boise, ID - co-op (2016) "Applications for Summer 2016 will open around December 2015. Please check back then" - REU-Raptor Research
Boston Museum of Science, Boston, MA - co-op (2015) click on internship application site to view our open opportunities - some positions are not paid
Boston University, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Boston University, Center of Excellence for Learning in Education, Science and Technology (CELEST), Boston, MA - co-op (2016) "...experimental and/or computational approaches to the neuroscience of learning"
Boston University, Department of Chemistry, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) Fundamental Research in Chemistry Addressing Problems in Biology.
Boston University School of Medicine, Divison of Graduate Medical Sciences, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) ."..for talented undergraduates from minority groups traditionally underrepresented in the biomedical sciences" - Biomedical laboratories that participate in STaRS reside in the doctoral departments and programs
Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, New Hope, PA - co-op (2016)
Bradford Woods, Martinsville, IN - co-op (2016)
Brandeis University, Life Sciences, Waltham, MA - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Summer Research in Cell and Molecular Visualization
Brandeis University, Materials Research Science and Engineering Center,Waltham, MA - co-op, more details (2016) "The research in our center concerns the combination of materials science with biology; We are also "reverse engineering" elements of living cells to see how they are constructed and what elements of their structure are necessary for their function" - "For more information, contact Anique Olivier-­-Mason, Ph.D., MRSEC, Director of Education, Outreach and Diversity ( 781-736-2838"
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) Brigham Summer Training in Academic Research and Scholarship (STARS)
Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School , Boston, MA - co-op (2016) "2016 Applications Open November 1, 2015" - Four Directions Summer Research Program
British Society for Cell Biology - co-op, application (2016) BSCB Summer Studentships - Summer Studentships supports research at universities in the United Kingdom
Broad Institute Center for Genome Research, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2016) "The 2016 online application for SRPG will be available soon" - The Summer Research Program in Genomics
Bronx Zoo, Bronx, NY - co-op, FAQs (2015) Conservation Education Fellowship
Brookings, Washington, DC - co-op SEARCH (2016) select Internships block under Current Openings
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY - co-op (2016) Science and Engineering Programs for Women and Minorities - "provide research experience in various areas of...biology.."
Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, NY - co-op (2016) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, NY - co-op (2016) "The 2016 Neuroscience REU Program dates are Jan. 28 – May 17, 2016" - Undergraduate Research Experiences in Neuroscience
Brown University, Providence, RI - co-op (2016) "SUMMER 2016 Complete Applications-Due January 1, 2016" - Brown University Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program in Brazil, Ghana, India, The Phillipines, Ukraine
Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, WY - co-op (2016) Buffalo Bill Historical Center Internships

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California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2016) "...will be offered June 13 to August 5, 2016. The open period for applications will begin in mid November 2015. Deadline to apply is Friday, February 5, 2016. Applications received after Midnight on February 5, 2016 will not be reviewed" - Biological Illustration Internship
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2016) "will be offered June 13 to August 5, 2016. The open period for applications will begin in mid November 2015. Deadline to apply is Friday, February 5, 2016. Applications received after Midnight on February 5, 2016 will not be reviewed" - Summer Systematics Institute

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2016) Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2016) WAVE Fellows program
California State University-Fullerton, Department of Biological Science, Fullerton, CA - co-op (2016) Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program at foreign Participating Institutions - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
California State University Monterey Bay, Seaside, CA - co-op (2016) "We will begin accepting applications for 2016 in early January, 2016" - Ocean Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Calloway Gardens, Pine Mountain, GA - co-op (2016) scroll down to INTERNSHIPS - not sure if these sre paid opportunities
Cardiopulmonary Research Science and Technology Institute, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2015) Summer Intern Program
Cargill, Inc., several locations - co-op SEARCH (2016) Enter Internship in Keyword box
Cargill, Inc., Plymouth, MN - co-op (2016) Title: BioTechnology/Engineering R&D Intern 2016 Brazilian Scientific Mobility Program
Cargill, Inc., Eddyville, IA - co-op (2016) BioTechnology R&D Intern 2016
Cargill, Inc., Plymouth, MN & Dayton, OH - co-op (2016) Food R&D Intern 2016
Carnegie Institution for Science, Geophysical Laboratory, Washington DC - co-op (2015) NOT offered for 2016 - Summer Scholars Program - "Undergraduate students pursuing a degree in ...... biology, .... or a related field, who are considering scientific research as a potential career"
Case Western University, Academic Careers in Engineering & Science (ACES) Program, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Program (for minority undergraduates)
Case Western University, Center for Aids Research, Cleveland, Ohio - co-op, application (2015) Case CFAR Minority HIV Research Training Program (MHRTP)
Case Western University, Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2016) NSF Undergraduate Summer Research Experience - "Research assignments will be based on preferences indicated on the application form in the following possible research areas: biomedical devices.."
Case Western University and Division of Pediatrics at Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH - co-op (scroll down to Pediatrics Program in Summer Research), application, recommendation form (2015) Pediatrics Program in Summer Research, May 26 - July 31, 2015, or June 1 - August 7, 2015. A 10-week program in biomedical and psychosocial research relating to pediatric disorders. Open to undergraduates who have completed the first year of study from any U.S. college or university. Stipend $3,000. Application Deadline: February 28, 2015. Please contact Connie May at
Case Western University, Department of Pharmacology, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2016)
Case Western University, Office of Multicultural Programs, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2016) Summer Medical Dental Education Program
Case Western University, Physiology and Biophysics, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2015) American Heart Association Summer Training Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Case Western University School of Medicine, Office of Multicultural Programs, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2016) scroll down to Heart, Lung and Blood (HLB) Summer Research Program
Catalina Island Conservancy, Avalon, CA - co-op (2015) Summer Naturalist
Cedar Creek Ecosystem Science Reserve, University of Minnesota, 35 miles north of Minneapolis, MN - co-op, application (2016) Plant Community Ecology Internship
Center for American Archeology, Kampsville, IL - co-op (2016) Long-term Perspectives on Human-River Dynamics at the Confluence of the Illinois and Mississippi Rivers
Research Experiences of Undergraduates - "Although students will engage mostly in archeological and ecological research, undergraduates with interest in biology, biochemistry, environmental sciences, fisheries sciences, wildlife management, anthropology, and paleosciences are encouraged to apply and will greatly benefit from the educational programming of this REU site"
Center for Coastal Margin Observation and Prediction, Beaverton, OR - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Internship
Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2016) for "Undergraduates from community colleges" - "Currently enrolled in a community college, planning to transfer to a 4-year university and major in a science discipline"
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2016) "The application period for the 2016 Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health internship will open in mid-October" - Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2016) Summer Fellowship Opportunities - "The candidate will work on projects associated with developing and applying new methods to characterize and quantitate biochemical markers that are relevant in environmental exposures and chronic diseases"
Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Duke University, Durham, NC - co-op (2016) "Please check back in December for 2016 REU opportunities" -Research sites include four CEINT partner institutions: Duke (NC), Virginia Tech (VA), and Carnegie Mellon Universities (PA) as well as the European Center for Research and Education in Geosciences and the Environment (CEREGE) in Aix-en-Provence, France.
Center for Exploitation of Nanostructures in Sensors and Energy Systems, New York, NY - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Center for Remote Sensing of Ice Sheets, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS - co-op (2015)
Center for Science in the Public Interest, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2016) scroll down for summer internship opportunities - these opportunities are NOT paid
Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA - co-op, more details from NSF (2016) "Applications for the 2016 Summer CSNE REU program will be available in November, 2015" - research in neuroscience, neurobiology, neural engineering
Central Caribbean Marine Institute, Cayman Islands in the central Caribbean Sea - co-op (2016) "Applications are now closed. Please return in 2016" - Research Experience for Undergraduates: Coral Reef Biodiversity and Resilience at the Little Cayman Research Centre
Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI - co-op, application (2016) CMU Great Lakes Summer Research for Undergraduates Program at the Biological Station on Beaver Island in northern Lake Michigan
Charles B. Wang Community Health Center, New York, NY - co-op (2016) "Project AHEAD 2016 applications will be available in November 2015" - Project Asian Health Education and Development
Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Division of Cancer Research and Training, Los Angeles, CA - co-op, application (2016) Undergraduate Cancer Research Training Program
Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Annapolis, MD - co-op (2015)
Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, St. Michaels, MD - co-op (2016) "Check back in winter 2016 for new applications"
Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL - co-op (2016) "We will begin accepting them for the 2016 field season in open Oct/Nov 2015 - check back then for updates - Conservation and Land Management (five-month position)
Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL - co-op (2016) "Applications will open on Dec 7th for the 2016 season " - REU - Plant Biology & Conservation Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Children's Hospital Boston, Division of Newborn Medicine, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) Summer Student Research Program
Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO - co-op (2016) Summer Child Health Research Internship
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA - co-op, application (2016) Summer Research Program
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) Injury Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) "Applications for 2016 will be accepted in the fall" - Summer Scholars Program
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2016) "Application and information related to the 2016 Research Student Training Program will be available in mid-December" - Summer Research Training Program
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Chincoteague, VA - co-op (2016) check out each opportunity for details and application/starting dates - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN - co-op (2016) "Applications for Summer 2016 will be available soon!" - Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Brazil, Trinidad and Uganda
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2016) "The Summer 2016 application will go live on November 1st" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2016) Biomedical Research Internship for Minority Students (click on Show Program Details) - for Cincinnati area graduating high school seniors and college freshmen
Cincinnati Nature Center, Milford, OH - co-op (2015) (during the academic year) Environmental Interpretation Internship Program at the Cincinnati Nature Center’s Rowe Woods site in Milford, OH
City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, CA - co-op, application (2016) "The application process will open in mid-January 2016 and will close mid-March 2016 for the 2016 Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy" - Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy
City University of New York, New York, NY - co-op (2016) CUNY Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Clarke Mosquito Control, Roselle, IL - co-op (2015) click on Seasonal Job Opportunities under Open Positions:
Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY - co-op (2015) Environmental Science and Engineering - Advancing Sustainable Systems and Environmental Technologies to Serve Humanity
Clemson University, Clemson, SC - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program: Solid-State Devices for Electronics, Photonics, and Magnetics Technology - several research projects are in areas of biomedical engineering
Clemson University, College of Agriculture, Forestry and Life Sciences, Clemson, SC - co-op (2016) NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates: From Genomes to Phenomes - Exploring Function Across Scales
Cleveland Clinic, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2016) Cleveland Clinic NSF Undergraduate Student Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2015)
Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland, OH - co-op, application (2016)
Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA - co-op (2016) Mentors and Projects include molecular biology
Colby College, Waterville, ME - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research into the Cultural, Economic and Ecological Significance of Church Forests in South Gondar, Ethiopia - "Students selected to participate in the program will receive airfare, lodging, meals and a $4,000 stipend for the 8-week program"
Cold Spring Harbor Lab, Cold Spring Harbor, NY - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research Program
College of Charleston, Charleston, SC - co-op (2016) "Online Application Opens: January 1, 2016" - Computational Genomics Undergraduate Research Experience
College of Charleston, Grice Marine Laboratory (Fort Johnson Summer Research Program), Charleston, SC - co-op (2015) "The Fort Johnson REU program will be on hiatus for summer 2016" - Summer Research in Marine Organism Health
Colorado Center for Biorefining and Biofuels, four locations in Colorado - co-op (2016) "The Application period for the 2016 program will open December 1, 2015"
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO - co-op (2016) Advancing Polymer Materials by Integrating Chemistry and Chemical Engineering - "...apply polymer science and polymer engineering practices to 21st century technologies such as ... health care. REU participants will have the opportunity to work with faculty mentors from the departments of Chemistry, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Materials Science"
Colorado State University, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Ft. Collins, CO - co-op, application (2016) click on REU Program at top for a scroll down list of links to more details
Colorado State University, Department of Psychology, Ft Collins, CO - co-op (2015) Summer Research Program on Mind and Brain
Columbia University, Biological Sciences, New York, NY - co-op (2016) Amgen Scholars Program
Columbia University, College of Physician and Surgeons, New York, NY - co-op (2016) "The application for 2016 summer cohort will open November 1, 2015" - Summer Public Health Scholars Program
Columbia University, New York, NY - co-op, application (2016) Summer Program for Under-Represented Students - A Biomedical Research Program
Committee on Institutional Cooperation (15 participating universities), several locations - co-op, application (2016)
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Peninsula, OH - co-op, more details and application (2015)
Cooperative Resources International, Genex Cooperative, Inc., Shawano, WI - co-op (2015) Select GENESIS Internship as the Position under Search for Open Positions - details and link to application should appear - not sure if this is a paid opportunity - "Housing and travel expenses are provided."
Cora Hartshorn Arboretum & Bird Sanctuary, Short Hills, NJ - co-op (2016) Summer Camp Educators - not sure if there are paid opportunities
Coriell Institute for Medical Research, Camden, NJ - co-op (2016) scroll down to Apply for the 2016 Coriell Summer Experience - Summer Experience for Students (4 weeks long)
Cornell University, Boyce Thompson Institute, Ithaca, NY - co-op (2016) "For 2016 internships, please review the process below and return to this page in November" - three internships listed: Plant Genome Internship, Bioinformatics Internship, Bioenergy Education Internship
Cornell University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Department of Plant Pathology & Plant Microbe Biology, Ithaca, NY - co-op (2016) Microbial Friends & Foes Research Experience for Undergraduates
Cornell University, College of Engineering, Diversity Programs, Ithaca, NY - co-op (2016) Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation (LSAMP) in science and engineering
Cornell University, Food Science Department, Ithaca, NY - co-op (2016) Food Safety/Microbiology is one selection on Application
Cornell University, New York State Agricultural Experiment Station, Geneva, NY - co-op (2016) "The application portal will reopen in December for the 2016 program" - Summer Research Scholars Program
Cornell University, Weill Graduate School of Medical Sciences, New York, NY - co-op (2016) "Students apply to the ACCESS summer research program via the (2016) Leadership Alliance Summer Research-Early Identification Program" - Access Summer Research Program
Covance, various locations - co-op SEARCH (2016) Click on any of the "round-top pointed" symbols for positions in that location (Indianapolis, IN; Princeton, NJ; Madison, WI; Nashville, TN) check position for details
Crohn's & Colitis Foundation of America, New York, NY - co-op, application instrctions (2016) Student Research Awards for undergraduate students in accredited North American institutions
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2016) scroll down to Student Traineeships "Senior-level undergraduates planning to pursue graduate training may also apply" (Application Deadline: On-going Basis)

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DAAD Rise Germany - co-op (2016) "offers undergraduate students from North American and British universities the opportunity to complete a summer research internship at top German universities and research institutions" - "Students are matched with a host university or institute according to their area of interest (biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, engineering, or a closely related field) - DAAD provides students a monthly stipend for three months to help cover living expenses. Host universities and institutes provide housing assistance and match students with Ph.D. student mentors. - German language is not required and the working language will be in English"
Dallas Zoo, Dallas, TX - co-op (2015) College Internship Program - not a paid opportunity
Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center, Initiative to Eliminate Cancer Disparities, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) "CURE (2016) electronic application, made available by December 1st." - The Continuing Umbrella of Research Experiences (CURE) - must be be a Massachusetts resident or attend an institution (high school or college) in Massachusetts
Daniel Smiley Research Center at the Mohonk Preserve
, New Paltz, NY - co-op (2016) Schaefer Research Internship
Daniel Smiley Research Center at the Mohonk Preserve, New Paltz, NY - co-op (2016) Thom Scheuer Land Management Internship
Dartmouth College, MD-PhD Program, Hanover, NH - co-op, application (2016) MD-PhD Undergraduate Summer (MPUS) Fellowship Program
Dartmouth College
, Hanover, NH - co-op (2016) Academic Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, AL (and other locations) - co-op (2015) National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Northern Gulf Institute (NGI) Diversity Internship
Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, AL - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Delaware Nature Society, Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE - co-op (2016) Summer Internships
Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO - co-op (2016) Internship Opportunities
Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO - co-op (2016) Wildflower Book Internship - "be currently enrolled in horticulture or horticulture-related college programs and have completed sophomore year of college with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. To be considered for this internship, applicants must have a strong background in plant taxonomy and botany and be proficient in using a botanical key"
DePaul University, School of Computer Science, Telecommunications and Information Systems, Chicago, IL - co-op (2016) REU in Medical Informatics
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op (2015) 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; Dallas, TX; 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.
Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2015) Summer Research Internship
Dine College, Shiprock, NM - co-op (2016) Summer Research Enhancement Program - "A unique training program for students interested in public health prevention research in Native communitiesh" - links to Downloads and Additional Information at right side
Directors of Health Promotion and Education, Washington, DC - co-op (2016) Internship program for students of minority-serving institutions to "place students of minority-serving institutions in public health settings (federal, national, state and local health agencies, community-based health organizations, voluntary health agencies, etc. for practical experience in the field of public health education"
Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, St. Louis, MO - co-op (2016) "Applications for the 2016 summer program will be available in November, 2015"
Dow Agrosciences, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2016) "Applications will be accepted between August 1 and November 1, 2015 for the 2016 summer program" - Science Intern, Laboratory Based Research - "Applicable majors would include:Biology (biochemistry, biotechnology, cell biology, entomology, microbiology, molecular biology, plant pathology, or plant physiology), Chemistry (analytical, organic, or physical), Informatics (bioinformatics)"
Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Duke University, Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Durham, NC - co-op (2016) "Please check back in December for 2016 REU opportunities." - Research Experience for Undergraduates Program "hosted by four CEINT partner institutions: Duke, Virginia Tech (Blacksburg, VA), and Carnegie Mellon (Pittsburgh, PA) Universities as well as the European Center for Research and Education in Geosciences and the Environment (CEREGE) in Aix-en-Provence, France" - "open to undergraduates who are majoring in engineering, chemistry, biology, physics, ecotoxicology"
Duke University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Durham, NC - co-op (2016) "Please check back in late 2015 for next year's REU opportunities - Awards will be announced no later than April 1, 2016"
Duke University, Graduate School, Durham, NC - co-op, application (2016) Summer Research Opportunities Program
Duke University, Organization for Tropical Studies, Durham, NC - co-op (2016) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Tropical Biology in Costa Rica
Duke University, Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Durham, NC - co-op (2016)
Duke University Marine Laboratory, Beaufort, NC - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Estuarine and Coastal Marine Sciences
Duke University School of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Durham, NC - co-op (2016)
Duquense University, Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research Program

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East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC - co-op, application (2016) Summer Program for Future Doctors
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC - co-op (2016) NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - Biomedical Engineering in Simulations, Imaging and Modeling (BME-SIM)
Eastern Nevada Landscape Coalition, Ely, NV- co-op (2016) Invasive Plant Technicians and Shrubland Mapping Technicians
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Norfolk, VA - co-op, program description, application (2016) Summer Scholars Program
EcoInformatics Summer Institute, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2016) at the
H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest near near Blue River, OR
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, School of Life Sciences, Lausanne, Switzerland - co-op application (2016) Summer Research Program in Life Sciences and Technology - "For all undergraduate students from anywhere in the world studying at any university!" - "The working language is English" - "A financial compensation for living and housing expenses are provided for all successful candidates. The majority of travel expenses are covered by program sponsors and the School of Life Sciences."
Edmund Niles Huyck Biological Research Station, Rensselaerville, NY - co-op (2016) Eugene Odum Internship in Field Ecology -"The internship is unpaid, however housing and equipment is provided and there is opportunity for paid work prior to the start of the internship"
Emergent Behavior of Integrated Cellular Systems (located at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA) - co-op, application (2016) Engineering Biological Machines Research Experience for Undergraduates with students assigned to EBICS labs at Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA; MIT, Cambridge, MA; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL - "biology and engineering ...create highly sophisticated, 'programmed,' multi-cell engineered biological systems or machines."

Emory University, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Engineering Research Center (ERC) for Re-Inventing the Nation’s Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt), affiliated with several research investigators in California, Colorado and New Mexico - co-op (2016) "Please check back in October for information on applying to the 2016 REU Program"
Environmental Internships in Minnesota (2016) select Internships - paid under Opportunity Type - paid internships in Minnesota
Environmental Law Institute, Washington, DC - co-op (2016) Research & Publications Intern - Compensation is not available, but a small transportation stipend is provided"
Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Omaha, NE - co-op, application (2016)

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Fairfax County Virginia, VA - co-op (2016) - several opportunities listed - some may not be paid: check each link for specific details
F. Hoffman-LaRoche, several locations - co-op SEARCH (2016) insert Internship in box under Global Job Search (can then expand list by clicking on load more... link at bottom of list)
Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, IL - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at the Intersection of Mathematics and Biology
Florida Mental Health Institute, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL - co-op (2016) Summer Research Institute
Florida Space Grant Consortium, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL - co-op (2016) Internships at NASA Centers for students enrolled in any Florida university or college
Florida Space Grant Consortium (FSGC) and Space Florida (SF) - co-op (2015) Florida Space Internship Program at the Space Life Sciences Laboratory (SLSL) at Kennedy Space Center for students enrolled an any Florida university or college
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, Glen Rose, TX - co-op (2016)
Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) "The annual deadline for submitting nominations is April 1." - Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship Program
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA - co-op (2016)
Friday Harbor Laboratory, San Juan Island, WA - co-op (2016) Integrative Biology and Ecology of Marine Organisms

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