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Magee Women's Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2019) College Summer Internship Program - "Research Areas: Development & Regenerative Medicine, Female Cancer, Gynecology, Infectious Disease, Pregnancy, Reproductive Physiology, Gonadal Biology & Fertility, and Women’s Health"
Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Scarborough, ME - co-op (2019) Summer Student Research Program
Maine Space Grant Consortium, Augusta, ME - co-op (2019) Maine Research Internships for Teachers and (High School) Students (MERITS) "research opportunities to Maine high school juniors in host institutions across the state" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Marine Advanced Technology Education Center, Monterey, CA - co-op, more details, application (2019) At-Sea Technical Internship Program - "Interns work as marine technicians aboard sea-going research vessels...internship lasts for six months
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA - co-op (2019) Summer Opportunity for Undergraduate Research
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA - co-op SEARCH (2019) click on Search MBL jobs, then click on Seasonal/Temporary, then click on Search under Search Jobs
Marine Physical Laboratory, Scripps Institution of Oceanography, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA - co-op (2019) MPL Summer Internship for "majors in Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology"
Marquette University, Department of Biological Sciences, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2019) Undergraduate Summer Research Program in Biology - "program allows students to choose projects from a range of disciplines including: cell, molecular, and developmental biology; genetics; evolutionary biology; structural biology; microbiology; neurobiology; and physiology"
Marquette University, College of Health Sciences, Departments of Biomedical Sciences, Physical Therapy, Clinical Laboratory Science and Speech Pathology & Audiology, Milwaukee, WI - co-op, application (2019) Biomedical Sciences Summer Research Program
Maryland Sea Grant (University of Maryland), College Park, MD - co-op (2019) marine research on the Chesapeake Bay
Masonic Medical Research Laboratory, Utica, NY - co-op (2019) Summer Fellowship Program - not sure if this is a paid program
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA - co-op, application (2019) Summer Research Trainee Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) MIT Summer Research Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Harvardd/MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) Biomedical Optics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Graduate Education, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) Summer Research Program
Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, Waltham, MA - co-op, application (2019) "The MLSC accepts applications through its website year-round – there is no application deadline" - 12-week paid internships with companies in Massachusetts - participants must be attending a college or university in Massachusetts or be a Massachusetts resident
Mayo Clinic, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Rochester, MN - co-op, application process (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Mayo Clinic, Biomedical Ethics Research Program, Rochester, MN - co-op (2019) "All applications must be submitted no later than January 11, 2019" - Bioethics Intern
Mayo Clinic, Department of Lab Medicine and Pathology, Rochester, MN - co-op (2019) Summer Lab Science Program (not considered an internship by Mayo Clinic)- not sure if this is a paid opportunity
McHenry County Conservation District, Woodstock, IL - co-op (2019) Select View Job Postings
McLaughlin Research Institute, Great Falls, MT - co-op (2019) "Students in their junior or senior year of high school, or freshman through senior year of college - Preference will be given to students from Montana"
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2019) MD Anderson Summer Experience (several opportunities listed)
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Program - scroll down for more details
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, Houston, TX - co-op (2019) CPRIT-CURE Summer Undergraduate Research program - scroll down for more details
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2019) Cancer Prevention Research Training Program (CPRTP) Summer Research Experience - scroll down for more details
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Translational Molecular Pathology Program Houston, TX - co-op (2019) Interdisciplinary Translational Education and Research Training (ITERT) program, ITERTUndergraduate Summer Research Training - scroll down for more details
Medical College of Wisconsin, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Milwaukee, WI - co-op, application (2019) Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI - co-op, application (click on double forward arrows >> at bottom right) (2019) Diversity Summer Health-related Research Education Program - program details are at the bottom - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Medical University of South Carolina, College of Graduate Studies, Charleston, SC - co-op, application (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Charleston, SC - co-op (2019) Drug Abuse Research Training (DART) Summer Research Fellowship Program
Medical University of South Carolina, Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Sciences, Charleston, SC - co-op (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research Program: Marine Biomedicine & Environmental Health
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomdical Sciences, New York, NY - co-op (2019) scroll down for links to more details an application -Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Merck & Co., Inc, several locations - co-op Search (2019) scroll down and click on review and apply to open Internships & Co-Ops. under APPLY NOW - check each position for details
Mercy Works, Inc., Syracuse, NY - co-op, more details and application (scroll up for the details above the application) (2019) "SYNERGY Leadership Trainee program - Health/Medical in one Area of Interest that can be selected on application - Applicants must have graduated from a Syracuse, NY area high school
MetroHealth Foundation, Cleveland, OH - co-op, application (2019) The Chester Summer Scholars Program - must be a resident of Ohio or attend an Ohio college or university
Miami University (of Ohio), Oxford, OH - co-op (2019) scroll down to links to more details and application - Ecology in Human-Dominated Landscapes - does not provide any details about paid stipends
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI - co-op application (pdf or Word) (2019) Plant Genomics @ MSU REU - must first register with NSF
Michigan State University, BIT Lab (Behavior Information Technology), Communication Arts & Sciences, East Lansing, MI- co-op (2017) "..a wide range of projects that encompass Computer Science, Human Computer Interaction, Data Science, and Social Science"
Michigan State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, East Lansing, MI - co-op application process (2019) Biomedical Research for University Students in Health Sciences - Faculty Trainers in Cardiovascular & hypertension research, Airway resarch, Blood cells and components in tissue pathology research
Michigan State University, Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2019) Advanced Computational Research Experience - "Research areas include: ... biology, .."- must have completed at least two semesters of calculus and programming by May 2019 - "AP courses and self-study are acceptable ways of meeting the minimum calculus and programming requirements"
Michigan State University, Pharmacology & Toxicology, East Lansing, MI- co-op (2018) ASPET Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow (SURF) Awards
Michigan State University, The Graduate School, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2019) Application is for 2019 - Summer Research Opportunities Program
Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, MI - co-op (2019) Summer Internships
Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, MI - co-op (2019) Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Milwaukee School of Engineering, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2017) for "..students who have completed their sophomore year of an engineering, pre-engineering, computer science or science-based (biology, chemistry, physics, etc.) curriculum" - "projects advancing state-of-the-art applications in the biomedical, aerospace, architectural, manufacturing, composite, biomolecular"
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation, Minneapolis, MN - co-op (2019) Research Internship Program
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN (with statewide travel) - co-op (2018) Interns and Student Workers - SEARCH - enter intern in Keyword box - not all are paid opportunities (check each for details)
Mississippi State University, Computer Science and Engineering, Mississippi State, MS - co-op (2018) Research Experience for Undergraduates - "Solid background in computer science or the life sciences; Research opportunities in artificial intelligence, algorithms, graphics and visualization, functional genomics, genome analysis, bio-ontologies, and other areas"
Missouri Botanical Garden, St Louis, MO - co-op (2019) Botany and Conservation Biology Research at the Missouri Botanical Garden
Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2019) Monell Science Apprenticeship Program - "...for undergraduate students in the Philadelphia area"
Monmouth University, School of Science, West Long Branch, NJ - co-op (2018) Summer Research Program - "research in the following areas: Biology—cell biology, cancer biology, molecular biology, ecology, entomology, marine and environmental biology, reproductive biology"
Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, Chatham, MA (headquarters) - co-op (2018) Biological Intern – Seabirds and Shorebirds (14 weeks long starting in May)
Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, Chatham, MA (headquarters) - co-op (2017) Piping Plover Intern (14 weeks long starting in April)
Monsanto (several locations) - co-op Search (2019) enter internship in Keyword box; leave location and radius blocks blank - view details of each opportunity displayed (may need to scroll a long way down for each opportunity to see details) - Some positions listed as of 11/26/2018: Molecular Breeding Intern, Corn Breeding Intern, Biomedical Engineer Intern, Next Generation Genotyping Intern, Computational Protein Engineer / Data Scientist Intern
Montana State University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Bozeman, MT - co-op (2018) "..summer research in chemical biology"
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA - co-op, more details and application (2019) Summer Internship Program
Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, VT - co-op (2018) scroll down to Museum Internships - "...12- and 15-week fulltime internships throughout the year with flexible start dates" - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Morehouse College, Public Health Sciences Institutes, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2019) Project: IMHOTEP An Undergraduate Training Program in Public Health (scroll down for more details) - "designed to increase the knowledge and skills of student trainees in biostatistics, epidemiology, and occupational safety and health"
Morehouse College
, Public Health Sciences Institutes, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2019) Morehouse College PHLFP Public Health Leader Fellowship Program - "prepare underrepresented undergraduate students for leadership roles in the field of public health"
Morgan State University, Patuxent Environmental & Aquatic Research Laboratory, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2019) Summer Internship Program
Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL - co-op (2019) Public Horticulture Internship - not sure if this is a paid program
Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL - co-op (2019) Center for Tree Science - Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota FL - co-op (2019) College Internship Program - not a paid opportunity
Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota FL - co-op (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Mountain Lake Biological Station, Allegheny Mountains of Southwestern Virginia - co-op (2019)
Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Salisbury Cove, ME - co-op, application (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Maine IDeA Network for Biomedical Research Excellence, Salisbury Cove, ME - co-op, application (2019) Undergraduate INBRE Fellowship - Open to undergraduates enrolled in specific Maine colleges and universities: Bates, Bowdoin, Colby, College of the Atlantic, Southern Maine Community College, UMaine Farmington, UMaine Machias, UMaine Fort Kent, UMaine Presque Isle, and UMaine Honors College
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op, application (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op, application (2019) International Exchange Program for Minority Students in one of six countries in Latin America, Europe and Africa (scroll down to and select Mentors under Student Information)
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Ma'ayan Laboratory, Computational Systems Biology, New York, NY - co-op (2019) Summer Research Program in Biomedical Big Data Science
Mount St. Helens Institute, Amboy, WA - co-op (2017) Education and Interpretation Internship
Mount St. Helens Institute, Amboy, WA - co-op (2017) Interpretation Internship
Mt. Cuba Center, Greenville, DE - co-op (2018) Summer Intern Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Mystic Aquarium, Mystic, CT- co-op (2019) Research Experiences for Undergraduates - scroll down to bottom for application details - "How do environmental stressors affect the physiology, behavior, and ecology of phytoplankton and marine animals in relation to the marine ecosystem?"
Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT - co-op (2019) Two opportunities - Mystic Seaport Museum Studies Summer Internship Program (application) and Joseph Conrad Camp Watch Leader Program: Education Internship at the Mystic Seaport Museum Sailing Center (application)

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Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association,
Nantucket, MA - co-op (2019) several positions - check details for each using links in left hand column
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2019)
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C. (and positions in other locations) - co-op (2018) Summer Internship Program
National Arboretum, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2019)
National Audubon Society, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2019) scroll down to Internship Opportunities with four different internship areas underneath - some positions are not paid, check each for details
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD and Frederick, MD - co-op, application (2019) Summer Programs at NCI - several prorams - check details for those listing for undergraduates
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2019) "Application Deadline (for 2019) is November 15, 2018" - Introduction to Cancer Research Careers (ICRC) Program
National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Bethesda, MD - co-op application (2019) summer research internship
National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - co-op, application (2018) Sustainable Land and Water Resources
National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, AR - co-op, application (2018)
National Council for Science and the Environment, Washington, DC - co-op (2018)
National Ecological Observatory Network, Boulder, CO - co-op (2018)
National Eye Institute, Bethesda, MD & Rockville, MD -co-op, application (2019) NEI Summer Intern Program
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2018) Summer Institute in Biostatistics - "at six SIBS programs (click on each university link for 2018 dates and details) - "..principles, methodologies, uses, and applications of statistical methods in biomedical and clinical research.."
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2019) Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, FL - co-op, application (2019) "includes biological sciences research conducted at Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL; University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
National Human Genome Research Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2019) Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN - co-op (2019) Research Experiences for Undergraduates for "Undergraduate majors in math, biology, and related fields" - "...cover a range of life science areas including disease and health, evolution, ecology, molecular biology... "
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2019) Scientific Summer Student Program
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2019) NIDDK Diversity Summer Research Training Program (DSRTP) for Undergraduate Students
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2019) The Short-term Research Experience For Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) at Institutions around the country
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Durham, NC - co-op, application (2019) Summer Internship Program
National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD (and other locations) - co-op (2019) Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research - Brief Program Summary for many of the participating NIH organizations
National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD - co-op (2019) Amgen Scholars program
National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2019) Biomedical Engineering Summer Internship Program
National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2019) scroll down to Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD - co-op, application (2019) Summer Program
National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC - co-op (2019) Natural History Research Experience (NHRE) summer internships
National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Material Measurement Laboratory & Center for Neutron Research, Gaithersburg, MD - co-op, more details, application (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - "hands-on research experience in three topic areas. These are Chemical/Biochemical Sciences, Materials Science, and Computational Materials Science (new for 2019!)." - Research Prorams include biological sciences
National Institute on Drug Abuse, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2018) NIDA Summer Research Internship Program
National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Washington, D.C. - co-op (2019) Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship - includes a paid summer internship with NOAA across the country
National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Washington, D.C -. co-op (2019) Internships for Students - information about educational opportunities that are available throughout NOAA
National Park Service (and the University of Washington), many locations - co-op, application directions (2019) Future Park Leaders of Emerging Change Available Internships
National Park Service, many locations - co-op (2018) Cultural Resources Diversity Internship Program at several locations
National Park Service, many locations - co-op (2019) several internships listed, check each for details
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO - co-op (2019) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
National Weather Center, Norman, OK - co-op, application (2018) Real-World Research Experiences for Undergraduates - for "motivated undergraduate students from any major who are interested in a career in research"
National Zoo, Washington, D.C, - co-op (2019) Some positions are unpaid - check each opportunity for details
Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge, 20 miles east of Des Moines, IA - co-op (2019) scroll down to Internships - several positions listed, check each for details
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE - co-op (2019) Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Program
New England Aquarium, Boston, MA - co-op (2018) these positions are not paid
New England Wild Flower Society, Framingham. MA - co-op (2019) some positions may favor applicants who have completed a B.S. degree - some are for 6 months
New Hampshire Department of Environmental Services, Concord, NH - co-op (2018) scroll down to Internship Oppportunities - Position Descriptions; Application; Brochure (with application process details); Contact Information Form - Over 40 paid positions available this year. The positions available perform a range of functions with the majority being based in the sciences and engineering. Check each for details.
New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY - co-op (2018) scroll down and enter internship in keyword box under Job Seeker Tools
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Albany, NY - co-op (2019) Naturlist Intern Programs at DEC Education Centers (Five Rivers, Reinstein Woods)
New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, New York, NY - co-op, (2019) Health Research Training Program - "In many cases, financial support is available for HRTP students. HRTP does not provide funding for interns; it is the responsibility of the program to secure funding for their interns. Students who are unable to receive funding usually volunteer"
New York University, Center for Neural Science, New York, NY - co-op (2019)
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY- co-op, more details and application (2019) Program for Medical Education Innovations and Research (PrMEIR) Scholars Summer Intensive Program - not sure if this is a paid program
New York University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, New York, NY - co-op, application (2019) Project Healthcare - "the Project Healthcare program is offered in Manhattan (Bellevue Hospital Center) and Brooklyn (NYU Langone Health–Brooklyn)" - not a paid opportunity
New York University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2018) Research Associate Internship - not a paid opportunity
Noble Research Institute, Ardmore, OK - co-op, more details, application (2019) Lloyd Noble Scholars in Agriculture
Noble Research Institute, Ardmore, OK - co-op, more details, application (2019) Lloyd Noble Scholars in Plant Science - Applicable related fields include, but are not limited to: Applied Genomics, Analytical Biochemistry, Bioinformatics, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, Genetics/Genomics, Genetics of Disease Transformation, Metabolomics/Proteomics/Functional Genomics, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Molecular Breeding, Molecular Plant Pathology, Phytochemistry, Plant-Microbe Interactions, Structural Biology, Viral Evolution
North Carolina Botanical Garden, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2018)
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2019) BIT SURE: BIoTechnology-based Sequencing-based Undergraduate Research Experience
North Carolina State University, Nanosystems Engineering Research Center for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies (ASSIST), Raleigh, NC - co-op (2019) Summer REU program "open to any student who is majoring in a science or engineering-related field
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2019) Summer Institute in Biostatistics - "Undergraduates majoring in mathematics, science or other quantitatively oriented areas of study or majoring in other areas but with a quantitative background are eligible" - "Housing, meals, travel expenses to and from the program, and some extracurricular activities are covered" (no additional stipend offered?)
North Carolina State University, Department of Plant and Microbial Biology, Raleigh, NC - co-op, application (2019) Integrative Molecular Plant Systems Undergraduate Research Experience
North Carolina State University, Department of Entomology and Plant Pathology, Raleigh, NC - co-op, more details and application (at bottom) (2019) scroll down to Kelman Summer Research Internships - "Research projects for Kelman Scholars range from genomics and biotechnology to applications of the latest technologies to investigate disease ecology and management"
North Carolina State University, Department of Crop and Soil Sciences, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2018) Basic and Environmental Soil Science Training
North Dakota State University, Collaborations in Discipline-based Education Research, Fargo, ND - co-op (2019) Growing up STEM: An REU program in discipline-based education research
Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society, Burlington, MA - co-op (2018) Norris-Richards Undergraduate Summer Research Scholarships (supports undergraduate research at student's home university) - "undergraduate student must be a chemistry, biochemistry, chemical engineering, or molecular biology major in good standing"
Northeastern University, College of Science, Boston, MA - co-op (2019)
Northern Arizona University, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2019) Summer Student Internship Program (at several sites)
Northern Arizona University, Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op, application (2019) Environmental Science Research Experience for Undergraduates
Northern Illinois University, Institute for the Study of Environment, Sustainability, and Energy, DeKalb, IL - co-op (2019) Water Quality in the Yucatan Peninsula, in and around Cancun, Mexico (requires passport or US green card)
Northwestern University, Center for Synthetic Biology, Evanston, IL - co-op (2018) Synthetic Biology Research Experience for Undergraduates (SynBREU) - "research at the interface of engineering, biology, mathematics, and chemistry"
Northwestern University, Chicago Region Physical Sciences-Oncology Center, Evanston, IL - co-op, application (2019) Summer Research Experiences for Underserved College Students - "Bioscience majors with a demonstrated interest in the physical sciences will also be considered"
Northwestern University, International Institute for Nanotechnology, Evanston, IL - co-op (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Northwestern University, Materials Research Science & Engineering Center, Evanston, IL - co-op (2019) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - includes biomaterials
Northwestern University, R. H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Evanston, IL - co-op, application (2019) Continuing Umbrella of Research Experience (CURE) Program
Northwestern University, The Graduate School, Evanston, IL - co-op (2019) Summer Research Opportunity Program
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Emeryville, CA, Cambridge, MA, East Hanover, NJ - co-op (2019) scroll down to Scientific Summer Scholars Program and scroll down further for Online Application instructions
Novozymes, Franklinton, NC - co-op (2019) Process Engineering Internships and Technical Service and/or R&D Internships
Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge, Brooksville, MS - co-op (2018) - scroll down to Internships - appear to be unpaid positions


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Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2019) Community College Internship (for students currently enrolled in any Community College) at several different locations in CA, CO, ID, IL, IA, NJ, NM, SC, TN, WA
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application (2019) Higher Education Research Experiences
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application (2019) Higher Education Research Experiences - College Entering Freshman
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2019) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
Ocean View Foundation, Block Island, RI - co-op (2016) Summer EcoWorker
Office of Naval Research, Washington, DC - co-op (2019) Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program - Participating Labs include Navy Medical Research Center (Silver Spring, MD) and Naval Medical Research Unit (San Antonio, TX)
Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster, OH - co-op (2019) OARDC Research Internships in Wooster (ORIP) - Select Students link from left hand column under Research Internship Program
Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy, Columbus, OH - co-op application (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships
Ohio State University, Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, Columbus Ohio - co-op (2018)
Ohio State University, Department of Molecular Genetics, Columbus, OH - co-op (2019)
Ohio State University, Department of Plant Pathology, Columbus, OH - co-op (2019) Summer Internship in Plant Pathology - "Internships are available on either the Columbus, OH or the Wooster, OH (OARDC) campus of The Ohio State University"
Ohio State University, East Asian Studies Center, Columbus, OH - co-op (2019) Undergraduate STEM Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships - "..available to undergraduate students of junior or senior standing in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) field who have successfully completed two years of East Asian language study at the college level"
Ohio State University, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Columbus, OH - co-op (2019) "..include areas such as biostatistics, bioinformatics, and computational biology.." - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2019) scroll down to Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2019) scroll down to Summer Scholars Program
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Treatment-Related Research for Youth with Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Problems
Old Dominian University, Department of Ocean, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, Norfolk, VA - co-op (2018)
Oklahoma State University, Biobased Products and Energy Center, Stillwater, OK - co-op, more details (2017) Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Biobased Products and Energy Development
Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma Water Resources Center, Stillwater, OK - co-op, application (2017) "...studies in hydrology, geosciences, and biology at the Cow Creek Stream Rehabilitation Site"
Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon Institute for Occupational Health Sciences, Portland, OR - co-op (2018) "students must be Oregon residents or attend college in Oregon"
Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Portland, OR - co-op (2019) Biomedical Informatics Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Oregon Health & Science University, Division of Environmental & Biomolecular Systems, Portland, OR - co-op (2017) scroll down to Undergraduate and High School Internships
Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, OR - co-op (2019) Summer Fellowship Program includes research in neurodevelopment, neuroendocrinology, neurodegeneration, cancer, aging, mental illness, brain injury, addiction, obesity, reproductive health, immune response to infectious agents, and stem cells
Oregon Sea Grant, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2018) Oregon Sea Grant Summer Scholars Program for Undergraduates
Oregon State University, Department of Botany & Plant Pathology, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2018) The Ernest and Pauline Jaworski Fund for Summer Research Experiences for Underserved Undergraduates in Plant Science
Oregon State University, Hatfield Marine Science Center, Newport, OR - co-op (2019) Research Mentors at HMSC
Organization for Tropical Studies
(consortium of 63 universities and research stations) - co-op (2019) NSF LSAMP REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) for U.S. Underrepresented
Minority Students Summer Program in Costa Rica

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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA - co-op (2019) several opportunities listed, check each for details
Parkinson's Disease Foundation, Inc, New York, NY - co-op (2019) Parkinson's Foundation-APDA Summer Student Fellowships
Pathways to Science - co-op (2019) a very comprehensive searchable list of student opportunities created and managed by Pathways to Science
Patuxent Research Refuge, Laurel, MD - co-op (2019) list of possible internships - scroll down to Application for Internship and click on current announcements
Patuxent Research Refuge, Laurel, MD - co-op (2019) Environmental Education Intern
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA - co-op (2018) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Climate Science
Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine/Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Program
Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine/Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - co-op (2019) American Heart Association - Undergraduate Student Fellowship (AHA-USF) Program in Cardiovascular Disease
Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine/Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - co-op (2019) Summer Internship Program Short-Term Research Experience for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP)
Pennsylvania State Universiy, The Graduate School, University Park, PA - co-op (2019) Summer Research Opportunities Program participates in the Committee on Institutional Cooperation 2019 Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)
Pepperdine University, Natural Science Division, Malibu, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Biology (SURB)
Pfizer, several locations - co-op (2018) Summer Student Worker Program
Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings, MI - co-op (2018)
Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc, many locations - co-op Search (2019) select Search jobs for current internship opportunities on upper right side, then select only Internship under FILTER BY JOB TYPE in lower left column
Plimoth Plantation, Plymouth, MA - co-op (2019) scroll down to Welcome to the Internship Program at Plimoth Plantation! - most positions are not paid
Plum Island Animal Disease Center, Orient Point, NY - co-op (2017) Research Participation Program - Biodefense Research Opportunities in Foreign Animal Disease - "be completing an undergraduate (B.A., B.S. or equivalent) degree in microbiology, immunology, molecular biology, virology, epidemiology, computational biology, biostatistics, or other discipline related to foreign animal diseases"
Pocono Environmental Education Center, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, PA - co-op (2019) Environmental Education Intern - Internships are normally 3 to 4 months, but can be 2 to 10 months."
Point Blue Conservation Science, several locations in California - co-op (2018) scroll down to Internship Opportunities
Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury, MA - co-op (2019) scroll down to bottom for application details
Portland State University, Portland, OR - co-op, application (2019) Research projects in the following fields are available: ..., Biology and Environmental Science"
Possumwood Acres Wildlife Sanctuary, Hubert, NC - co-op, application (2019) Wildlife Rehabilitation Internship - "..Veterinary Medicine, Biology, Zoology, Veterinary Assisting, Wildlife Management, Environmental Sciences, Small Animal Management, and/or Wildlife Rehabilitation - does not appear to be a paid opportunity
Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ - co-op, scroll down for application process (2019) Summer Internship Program - "...hands-on research experience in the field of neuroscience"
Princeton University, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton, NJ - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Molecular and Quantitative & Computational Biology
Princeton University, Graduate School, Princeton, NJ - co-op (2018) Princeton Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (PSURE) - access denied?
Princeton University, Princeton Institute for Science and Technology of Materials, Princeton, NJ - co-op (2019) "under the guidance of faculty from the departments of Physics, Chemistry, Molecular Biology, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, and Civil and Environmental Engineering"
Proctor & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH (and other locations) - co-op SEARCH (2019) click on Search Opportunities, then enter internship in Keyword box, select Student/Internship from Experience Level box, United States in Location box - check opportuunity listed - some may require and advanced degree
Proctor & Gamble, Boston, MA - co-op (2019) Gilette Research Technician Paid Internship (Co-op) - Research & Development
Proctor & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2019) Research Technician Paid Internship (Co-op) - Research & Development
Purdue University, Biochemistry, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Molecular and Biochemical Analysis of Proteins - " A wide range of student research projects include the experimental analysis of enzyme mechanisms, post-translational protein modifications, proteomics, and protein-nucleic acid interactions studied in the biological context of cell cycle control, chromatin regulation and renewable energy research."
Purdue University, College of Engineering, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2019) some projects are in the life sciences
Purdue University, College of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, IN - co-op, application (2019) Summer Research Fellowships
Purdue University, Graduate School, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2019) Summer Research Opportunities Program
Purdue University, School of Veterinary Medicine, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2019) Veterinary Scholars Summer Research Program - "..summer research fellowships for ... undergraduate students.." - "Applicants may indicate preference for research in any of the following areas: infectious diseases and immunology, cancer, neuroscience, musculoskeletal biology and orthopedics, and animal welfare science and human-animal bond


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Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2018) Talent Development and Innovation and Sciences (TDIS) Summer Internship
Quinnipiac University, Hamden,, CT - co-op (2018) The Bronze Age Körös Off-Tell Archaeology (BAKOTA) Project - "..the first two weeks of the research experience will be spent at Quinnipiac University; The remaining four weeks will be spent in eastern Hungary where..."



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Rachel Carson National Wildlife Refuge, Wells, ME - co-op (2018) Summer Internship Opportunities - "Salary/Housing - A living allowance may be provided. Communal, government housing available or intern may provide own housing within commuting distance of Wells, Maine" - scroll down to links for application instructions for four different programs: Piping Plover / Least Tern Intern; Botany Intern; Salt Marsh Intern; Outreach Intern
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Rensselaer, NY, Tarrytown, NY- co-op SEARCH (2019) select a category under CAREER OPPORTUNITIES (e.g., Research and Development); then select Employment Type in left column; then select Student - read details for each position listed - can repeat for a different category under CAREER OPPORTUNITIES......... - some positions require a bachelor's or a post-baccalaureate degree
Reiman Gardens, Iowa State University, Ames, IA - co-op (2019) not sure if these are paid opportunities
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Department of Biomedical Engineering, Troy, NY - co-op, more details (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates - Bioengineering and Biomanufacturing
Rhode Island IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence, Kingston, RI and Providence, RI - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program at the University of Rhode Island & Brown University
Rice University, Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Houston, TX - co-op (2019) Summer Research Experience in Multi-Scale Biomolecular Networks
Riverbend Environmental Education Center, Gladwyne, PA - co-op (2018)

Riverbend Nature Center, Faribault, MN - co-op (2018)
Rochester Institute of Technology, College of Science, Rochester, NY - co-op (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates - Discipline-Based Education Research
Rockefeller University, New York, NY - co-op, application (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Crested Butte, CO - co-op, application (2019) scroll down to REU Awards
Rosetta Commons (The hub for Rosetta modeling software), - co-op (2019) Rosetta Commons Research Experience for Undergraduates: A Cyberlinked Program in Computational Biomolecular Structure & Design - Available projects (scroll down) at 13 university labs
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2019) Summer Research Experience Program in Cancer Science
Rowan University, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Stratford, NJ - co-op (2019) scroll down to Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) - "Research opportunities for students are available in many areas of biomedical research including mitochondrial biology, developmental biology, inflammatory mediators, aging, gene expression, cancer biology and neuroscience"
Rutgers - Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Graduate Program in Neuroscience, Piscataway, NJ - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) in Molecular and Developmental Neurobiology
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op, appplication (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Center for Computational and Integrative Biology, Camden, NJ - co-op (2018) REU: Computational Biology Summer Program - ".experimental, theoretical, and computational approaches with a focus on the intersection of the mathematical, computational, and biological sciences"
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Graduate School-New Brunswick, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2019) Research in Science and Engineering (RiSE)
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Newark, NJ - co-op, application (2019) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate Students - Biochemistry & Molecular Biology · Bio Terrorism · Cancer Biology · Cell Biology · Drug Discovery · Microbiology · Molecular Medicine · Molecular Genetics - Immunology · Neuroscience · Stem Cell Biology · Biomedical Engineering
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2018) Project L/EARN
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2018) Research Internships in Ocean Sciences
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Newark College of Arts & Sciences and University College-Newark, Newark, NJ - co-op, application (2018) Dynamic Urban Environmental Systems and Sustainability (DUESS)
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, School of Engineering, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2018) Cellular Bioengineering
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, School of Pharmacy, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program

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