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Genentech, Oceanside, South San Francisco, Vacaville, CA and Hillsboro. OR - co-op (2019) "Getting a headstart in biotechnology" - then go to Job Search and Select Interns/Postdocs under All Job Types at top
George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia - co-op (2019) Aspiring Scientists Summer Internship Program - "solve hypothesis driven questions in Biochemistry, Biodefense, Bioengineering, Bioinformatics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Environmental Science, Genomics, GeoInformation Science (GIS), Mathematical Modeling, Medicine, Nanotechnology, Neuroscience, Sports Medicine, Physics, and Proteomics" - not a paid opportunity
George Mason University, Center for Climate Change Communication, Fairfax, Virginia - co-op (2018) National Park Service Climate Communication Internship Program
Georgetown University, Georgetown College, Washington D.C - co-op (2018) Environmental Science and Policy in the Nation's Capital - no longer offered
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA - co-op (2019) CollaborativE Multidisciplinary Investigations Through Undergraduate Research Experiences (CEMITURE)
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA - co-op (2019) Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Coastal Plain Science
Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA - co-op, more details (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering/Science
Georgia Tech, School of Biology, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2018) Aquatic Chemical Ecology
Gilead, Foster City, CA (headquarters) and other locations - co-op SEARCH (2019) enter intern in WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING FOR? box
Gillette Children’s Specialty Healthcare
, Saint Paul, MN - co-op (2019) Summer Research Internship Program - this is not a paid opportunity
GlaxoSmithKline, several locations - co-op SEARCH (2019) scroll down to Internships and co-ops and select your relevant choices, then Run Search
Grand Valley State University, Annis Water Resources Institute (AWRI), Muskegon, MI - co-op (2018) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in QUantitative Environmental Science and Technology - scroll down to Table of Contents for details
Great Basin Institute, Reno, NV - co-op (2019) enter internship in keyword box and select Great Basin Institute under Program
Great Lakes Bioenergy Research Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory, Cooperative Institute for Limnology and Ecosystems Research, Ann Arbor, MI & Muskegon, MI - co-op (2018) Great Lakes Summer Fellows Program
Greenburgh Nature Center, Scarsdale, NY - co-op (2018) Environmental Education Internship - may require a completed collegge degree
Greenpeace USA, Washington, DC - co-op (2019) scroll down to Learn More for position descriptions - all are unpaid
Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI - co-op List (2019)
Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI - co-op (2019) Student Summer Research Fellow

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Hampton University, Hampton, VA - co-op (2018) Minority Health International Research Training (MHIRT) program at the the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, Egerton University in Njoro, Kenya, and University of Benin in Benin City, Nigeria
Harbor Branch Oceanographic Institution Ft. Pierce, FL - co-op (2018) Summer Internship Program
Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT - co-op, more details (2019) Summer Student Pre-Med and Research Program (scroll down to bottom for applications)
Hartley Nature Center, Duluth, MN - co-op (2018) Environmental Education Internship
Harvard Forest, Petersham MA - co-op (2019) Summer Research Program
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA - co-op, more details (2019) Harvard Summer Research Program in Kidney Medicine - "The Program spans the nephrology divisions of four Harvard-affiliated hospitals – Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston’s Children’s Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital"
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA - co-op (2019) Cell Biology Research Scholars Program
Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA - co-op, application (2019) Four Directions Summer Research Program
Harvard Medical School, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Boston, MA - co-op (2019) Summer Institute in Biomedical Informatics
Harvard Medical School, Division of Medical Sciences, Boston, MA - co-op (2019) Apply online through the 2019 Leadership Alliance Early Identification Program - Summer Honors Undergraduate Research Program - "Summer research opportunities will be available in a variety of biological and biomedical sciences including (but not limited to): cellular and developmental biology, cell cycle regulation, stem cell biology, studies of blood cells, cancer biology, endocrinology, immunology, microbiology, molecular biology, genetics, neuroscience, receptor structure and function, transmembrane signaling mechanisms, and virology."
Harvard Medical School, Division of Medical Sciences, Immunology Graduate Program, Boston, MA - co-op (2019) Undergraduate Immunology Summer Program
Harvard Medical School, Office for Diversity and Community Partnership, Boston, MA - co-op (2017) Harvard Catalyst Summer Clinical and Translational Research Program
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA - co-op, application (2019) 6-week Summer Program in Biostatistics & Computational Biology - "Potential applicants should have an interest in public health as a career. Coursework in calculus recommended. Prior exposure to statistics is not required" - "Travel to Boston and living expenses are provided" (does not appear to offer a stipend)
Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Boston, MA - co-op, application (2018) Multidisciplinary International Research Training Program (MIRT) "Research opportunities are designed collaboratively with faculty in Zimbabwe, Ethiopia, Vietnam, Thailand, Malaysia, Republic of Georgia, Peru, Mexico, Ecuador, Chile, and Australia - financial suppoart includes: round-trip airfair to foreign institution; monthly stipend; foreign living expenses; health insurance
Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA - co-op (2019) Summer Internships in Biological Sciences in Public Health
Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019)
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) Summer Research Opportunities at Harvard
Harvard University, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) Molecules Cells and Organisms Summer Internship Program - research in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, and Physics
Harvard University, Department of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) Evolution, Ecology, and Environment (E3) REU
Harvard University, Harvard College, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) Amgen Scholars program
Harvard University, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) Biomedical Optics
Harvard University, Materials Research Science & Engineering Center (MRSEC) and the Nanoscale Science & Engineering Center (NSEC), Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) Research Eperience for Undergraduates- "We provide a focused effort for mentoring, stimulating and training undergraduates in several exciting branches of bioengineering and materials science and engineering"
Hauptman-Woodward Medical Research Institute, Buffalo, NY - co-op, more details and application (2019) scroll down to Undergraduate Internship Opportunities
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Kempton, PA - co-op (2019) scroll down to Summer Field Experience Internships - not sure if these are paid positions
Health Career Connection, San Francisco, CA - co-op, application info (scroll up for details) application (click on NEXT PAGE at bottom) (2019) "HCC’s program connects college students with internship opportunities in health care and public health organizations"
Hepatitis B Foundation, Doylestown, PA - co-op (2018) College Internship Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Herman B Wells Center for Pediatric Research, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2019) Summer Student Internship Program
Highlands Biological Station, Highlands, NC - co-op (2018) scroll down to Paid Internship Positions - Assistant Naturalist Internship
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, Washington, D.C. (and at a federal agency or corporation looking for an intern at field sites throughout the country) - co-op (2019) National Internship Program
H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest, Oregon State University, near Blue River, OR - co-op (2018)
H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute, Tampa, FL - co-op, application (2019) Summer Program for the Advancement of Research Knowledge (SPARK) - housing NOT provided
Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine, Hempstead, NY - co-op, application (2017) Pre-Med Internship Program (4-week Internship Program) - not a paid opportunity
Hope College, Biology Department, Holland, MI - co-op (2018) Biology Summer Research Program.- not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY - co-op (2019) Women's Sports Medicine Center Summer Internship Program - scroll down to Track 2: Sports Rehab/Nutrition/Performance and Track 3: Sports Medicine Pre-med
Houston Methodist, Houston, TX - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Internship - "Application requirements and instructions for the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Internship will be available soon." - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Houston Zoo, Houston, TX - co-op, more details, application (2019) Collegiate Conservation Program
Houston Zoo, Houston, TX - co-op, application (2019) Animal Care Internships - these are unpaid opportunities
Houston Zoo, Houston, TX - co-op, application (2019) Non-Animal Care Internships - these are unpaid opportunities
Howard Hughes Research Institute, Janelia Farm Research Campus, Ashburn, VA - co-op (2019) research in neuroscience, evolution & genetics, computational neuroscience
Hudson River Foundation, New York, NY - co-op (2019) Tibor T. Polgar Fellowship Program to pursue research on the Hudson River - scroll down for information about application instructions
Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA - co-op (2018) Research Experience for Undergraduates - "..program for American Indian and Native Alaskan undergraduate students interested in research experience in natural resource science and management...."
Hunter College, Center for Translational and Basic Research, New York, NY - application only (2018) Summer Program for Undergraduate Research - Research Tracks in Drug Abuse and Addiction and Neuroscience & General Biomedicine - not sure if these are paid opportunities


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Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, Springfield, IL - co-op (2018) Governor’s Environmental Corps - must have have permanent Illinois residency or attend a university or college in the state of Illinois
Illinois Institute of Technology, Biomedical Engineering, Chicago, IL - co-op (2018) Research Experiences in Diabetes for Undergraduates - "Students should have a declared engineering or science (biology,..)"...topics in biomaterials for islet cell encapsulation, models of glucose metabolism, imaging techniques for prognosis/diagnosis of disease, regeneration strategies for the treatment of ulcers and ischemic limbs and vascular changes in diabetic retinopathy"
Incorporated Research Institu

tions for Seismology, Washington, DC (corporate headquarters) - IRIS is a consortium of US universities (scroll down to Current Members) dedicated to the operation of science facilities for the acquisition, management, and distribution of seismological data - co-op, application (2019) "requires completion of two semesters of both Math & Physics. Prior experience or coursework in seismology or geophysics is not a requirement"
Indiana University, Center for the Integrative Study of Animal Behavior, Bloomington, IN - co-op (2019)
Indiana University Cancer Center, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2019) Summer Research Program
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2019) Undergraduate Research for Prospective Physician-Scientists and Physician-Engineers - "open to undergraduate students who have completed their freshman or sophomore year of course work with a background in biology"
Infinity Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, MA - co-op SEARCH (2018) enter Internship in "Start your job search here" box
Institute for Applied Ecology, Corvallis. OR - co-op (2017) Conservation Research Paid Internships
Institute of Ecosystem Studies, Millbrook, NY - co-op (2019)
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France - co-op (2018) The Undergraduate Internship Program
International Crane Foundation, Baraboo, WI - co-op (2019) Crane Research Internship - "B.A. or B.S. may be required
International Exotic Animal Sanctuary
, Boyd, TX - co-op (2019) "Vehicles, housing and stipend are provided"
International Wolf Center, Ely, MN - co-op, application (2019) select summer intern job description. (Wolf Educator Internship) - "$500 per month stipend and off-site housing provided"
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, Des Moines, IA - co-op (2019) Land Stewardship Internships - not sure if this is a paid opportunities
Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation, Des Moines, IA - co-op (2019) Blufflands Land Stewardship internships - not sure if this is a paid opportunities
Iowa State University, Center for Biorenewable Chemicals, Ames, IA - co-op (2018)
Iowa State University, Center for Bioplastics and Biocomposites, Ames, IA - co-op, more details, application (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Iowa State University, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Ames IA - co-op (2019) Biological Materials and Processes Research Experience for Undergraduates (BioMaP REU) - "..research experiences for undergrad students from around the country in the areas of biological materials and processes."
Iowa State University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Ames, IA - co-op, application (2019) George Washington Carver Internship Program
Iowa State University, The Human Computer Interaction Graduate Program, Ames, IA - co-op (2019) Summer Program for Interdisciplinary Research and Education Emerging Interface Technologies (SPIRE-EIT)
Iowa State University, Reiman Gardens, Ames, IA - co-op (2019) - not sure if these are paid opporunities
Iowa State University, Ames, IA - co-op (2017) SoyMap Summer Research Program - "..research in the areas of plant epigenetics, genomics, molecular biology, bioinformatics.."
Irene & Eric Simon Brain Research Foundation, Sparta, NJ - co-op (2018) Student Summer Fellowship in Neuroscience to support student research at various labs in a University, Medical School or Research Institute in the United States - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Carlsbad, CA - co-op (2018) Intern Program


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J. Craig Venter Institute, La Jolla, CA - co-op, application (2019) Summer Internship Program - JCVI has research programs in infectious disease, mammalian genomics, microbial & viral genomics
Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2019) Amgen Scholars Program
Johns Hopkins University, Biology Department, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2018) BioREU
Johns Hopkins University, Center for Talented Youth, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2019) Summer Programs Employment
Johns Hopkins University, Institute for NanoBiotechnology, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2019) "The program dates for Summer 2019 are June 3, 2019 through August 9, 2019" - Nanobio REU - "..where biology, medicine, and nanoscience meet"
Johns Hopkins University, Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2019) REU Computational Sensing and Medical Robotics - ..."a wide range of engineering disciplines including electrical, mechanical, biomedical...engineering"
Johns Hopkins University, School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2019)
"DSIP 2019 will take place May 26-Aug 2, 2019" - Diversity Summer Internship Program for Undergraduates
Johnson & Johnson, several locations - co-op (2019) enter internship in Search Jobs by Keywork or Location - look at each postion for details: several difffeent majors are qualified, including Biomedical Engineering; Biology; Molecular Biology; Biotechnology; Microbiology
Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean, University of Washington, Seattle, WA - co-op (2019)
Joslin Diabetes Center, Boston, MA - co-op, more details, application (2019) Summer Research Student Internship Program
- "An additional 4 positions are available to undergraduate students"
Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, Lothian, MD - co-op (2018)



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Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity Program - participating departments include Animal Science and Industry, Biology, Diagnostic Medicine/Pathobiology, Entomology, Psychological Sciences
Kansas State University, Chemical Engineering, Manhattan, KS - co-op (2018) Earth, Wind, and Fire: Sustainability in the 21st Century” REU program - students in science and engineering
Kansas State University, College of Agriculture, Manhattan, KS - co-op (2018) Multicultural Summer Research Fellowship
Kansas State University, Division of Biology, Manhattan, KS - co-op (2018) Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program - Ecology and Evolutionary Biology of Changing Environments: Integrating from Genomes to Biomes
Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program - ".. research in the areas of applied molecular and cellular biology, bioengineering, computational biology.." awarded a $500.00 fellowship (taxed)
Kettering University, Flint MI - co-op (2019) "The 2018(sic) Summer UPIR REU program will be held from June 23, 2019 to August 16, 2019" - Utilizing Plants for Innovative Research (UPIR)
Kennedy Krieger Institute, Baltimore, MD - co-op, application information (2019) Maternal Child Health Careers/Research Initiatives for Student Enhancement - Undergraduate Program
Kentucky Biomedical Research Infrastructure Network, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY - co-op (2018) Undergraduate Summer Research Program - provides housing but no additional paid stipend - "Must attend a Kentucky college/regional university OR must be a Kentucky resident attending an out-of-state college/university" - "Must NOT attend University of Kentucky or Unniversity of Louisville
Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI - co-op (2019) Summer Program for the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing - "Applications should include resume, transcript and letters of recommendation and should be submitted to the employment offices at Gallaudet, RIT/NTID, or to Entry Point! Please, contact your office no later than December. In late January, students will be asked for interviews before final offers are made." - for deaf and hard-of-hearing students only

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Lake County Forest Preserves, Lake County, IL - co-op (2018)
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University, Palisades, NY - co-op (2018) Summer Internship Program for Undergraduates: Analyzing Global Databases
Land Between the Lakes, Golden Pond, KY - co-op (2018) Intern and Apprentice Program
Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, Wynnewood, PA - co-op (2018) "..research in cardiovascular and autoimmune diseases, cancer and diabetes.." - these are not paid opportunities
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2019) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA - co-op (2019) enter internship in keywords box
Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA - co-op (2018) Research Scholar Program
LeHigh University, Bethlehem, PA - co-op (2017) Biosystems Dynamics Summer Institute - Previous Projects included Computational Biology and Molecular Biology of RNA, Bioinformatics and Population Genomics
Lindsley F. Kimball Research Institute (of the New York Blood Center), New York, NY - co-op (2019)
Lloyd Center for the Environment, South Dartmouth, MA - co-op (2018) - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Loma Linda University, School of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities and Molecular Medicine, Loma Linda, CA - co-op (2019) Undergraduate Training Program
Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA - co-op, application (2019) several internship areas listed - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM - co-op (2019) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
Louis Caldor Center Biological Field Station, near Armonk, NY - co-op (2018)
Louisiana State University, Louisiana Biomedical Research Network, Baton Rouge, LA - co-op (2019) Summer Research Program - MUST be enrolled in a University in the state of Louisiana (except LSU and Tulane)
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center , Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Neuroscience, Shreveport, LA - co-op (2018) Summer Undergraduate Pharmacology Experience in Research (SUPER)
Louisiana State University School of Medicine, Department of Genetics, New Orleans, LA - co-op (2019) Research Experiences for Underrepresented Minority Undergraduates in Basic Sciences
Loyola University-Chicago, Stritch School of Medicine, Department of Molecular Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Chicago, IL - co-op (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research
Loyola University Health System, Stritch School of Medicine, Dept of Microbiology & Immunology, Chicago, IL - co-op (2018) Undergraduate Summer Research Program
Lupus Foundation of America, Rockville, MD (at various research center locations) - co-op (2018) Gina Finzi Memorial Student Summer Fellowship Program

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