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for 2016
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Magee Women's Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) "We will be accepting applications (for 2017) from November 1 through February 1" - College Student 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 (2017) "Applications for the 2017 Program will be available December 1" - Summer Student Research Program
Maine Space Grant Consortium, Augusta, ME - co-op (2017) Maine Research Internships for Teachers and (High School) Students (MERITS) - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Marine Advanced Technology Education Center, Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey, CA - co-op (2017) "Applications for the 2017 summer internships will be accepted starting February 2017" - At-Sea Technical Internship Program - "Interns work as marine technicians aboard sea-going research vessels...internships last for 2-12 weeks and occur all over the country and all over the world: Florida, California, Hawaii, Alaska, Samoa, Europe, etc. All intern travel to and from the ship is covered by the MATE Center, and the intern lives and eats aboard the vessel for the duration of most internships"
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA - co-op (2017) Summer Opportunity for Undergraduate Research
Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, MA - co-op SEARCH (2016) 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 (2017) "To apply (for 2017), visit the online registration, beginning in late December" - MPL Summer Internship for "majors in Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology"
Marine Resources Division, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, Fort Johnson Complex, SC - co-op (2015) "there will NOT be a MIMES Program in 2016" - "Minorities in Marine and Environmental Sciences (MIMES) Internship Program
Marquette University, College of Health Sciences, Departments of Biomedical Sciences, Physical Therapy, Clinical Laboratory Science and Speech Pathology & Audiology, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2017) Biomedical Sciences Summer Research Program
Marquette University, Department of Biology, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2016) NSF-CMB: Undergraduate Research in Cellular and Molecular Biology
Marquette University, Department of Biology, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2016) Summer Research Program
Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI - co-op SEARCH (2016)
Maryland Sea Grant (University of Maryland), College Park, MD - co-op (2017) "Please check back between November 20, 2016 and February 15, 2017 to apply for the Summer 2017 program" - marine research on the Chesapeake Bay
Masonic Medical Research Laboratory, Utica, NY - co-op (2017) Summer Fellowship Program - not sure if this is a paid program
Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA - co-op (2017) Summer Research Trainee Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) Amgen-UROP Scholars Program
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Center for Materials Science and Engineering, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2016) not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Computational and Systems Biology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) "We begin screening completed applications in late January for six (6) Summer Internships"
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Biology and Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) "The online application for the 2017 summer program will open on November 15, 2016" - MIT Summer Research Program in the Biological Sciences, Neuroscience, and Biomedical related fields
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) "The application deadline is Friday, January 20, 2017" - Biomedical Informatics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) "Applications for the 2017 Summer Institute in Biomedical Optics will open in November 2016" - Biomedical Optics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Graduate Education, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) "The MSRP 2017 Application will open in late fall 2016. More information will be posted as available" - Summer Research Program
Massachusetts Life Sciences Center, Waltham, MA - co-op, application (2017) "The MLSC accepts applications through its website year-round – there is no application deadline" - 12-week internships with companies in Massachusetts - participants must be attending a college or university in Massachusetts or be a Massachusetts resident
Max-Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics, Freiburg, Germany - co-op (2015) "..Immunobiology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Developmental Biology, Bioinformatics.."
Mayo Clinic and Graduate School, Rochester, MN - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Mayo Clinic and Graduate School, Rochester, MN - co-op (2016) Biomedical Statistics and Informatics Internship
Mayo Clinic and Graduate School, Rochester, MN - co-op (2016) Summer Lab Science Program
McHenry County Conservation District, Woodstock, IL - co-op (2016) Select View Job Postings
McLaughlin Research Institute, Great Falls, MT - co-op (2016) "Students in their junior or senior year of high school, or freshman through senior year of college from one of the following counties in Montana are eligible: Cascade, Chouteau, Glacier, Lewis & Clark, Pondera, Teton, or Toole."
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) MD Anderson Summer Experience (several opportunities listed)
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) "The application opens December 1st annually. The link to the application and deadlines will be posted at that time. Please visit our website again after December 1" - Summer Research Program in Cancer Prevention
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) CPRIT Summer Undergraduate Research program
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Science Park Research Division, Smithville, TX - co-op (2017) "The application period for the 2017 program will be announced in November, 2016" - Summer Program in Cancer Research
Medical College of Wisconsin, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2017) Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
Medical College of Wisconsin, Office of Student Affairs/Diversity, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2017) Summer Enrichment Programs - scroll down and click on DSHREP (Diversity Summer Health-related Research Education Program) - program details and application 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, more details (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Charleston, SC - co-op (2017) DART Summer Research Fellowship Program
Medical University of South Carolina, Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Sciences, Charleston, SC - co-op (2015) "Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Science Health Summer Undergraduate Program applications are not being accepted for 2016" - 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 (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Merck & Co., Inc, several locations - co-op Search (2017) scroll down to Click Here to 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 (2017) "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 (2017) 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 (2017) The Ecology of Human-Dominated Landscapes - does not provide any details about paid stipends
Miami University (of Ohio), Oxford, OH - co-op (2017) Summer REU in Chemistry and Biochemistry at Miami University - "Students will choose from cutting edge research projects in analytical, biological, inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry as well as chemistry education research with most projects being interdisciplinary, such as bio-analytical, bio-inorganic, biophysical, or nano-materials"
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2017) Plant Genomics @ MSU REU
Michigan State University, BIT Lab (Behavior Information Technology), Communication Arts & Sciences, East Lansing, MI- co-op (2017) "Please check back in early 2017 for further opportunities." - "..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 (2017) 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, College of Veterinary Medicine, East Lansing, MI - co-op, application (2016) Enrichment Summer Program "
Michigan State University, Department of Computational Mathematics, Science and Engineering, Easst Lansing, MI - co-op (2017) Advanced Computational Research Experience - "Research areas include: ... biology, ..."- must have completed at least two semesters of calculus and programming by May 2017
Michigan State University, Pharmacology & Toxicology, East Lansing, MI- co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship 2016/ASPET
Michigan State University, The Graduate School, East Lansing, MI - co-op (2017) "MSU SROP applications will be reviewed from November 1, 2016 through February 1, 2017" - Summer Research Opportunities Program
Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, MI - co-op (2017) "The application for the Summer 2017 KBS Internship Program will open on December 15th" - Summer Internships
Michigan State University, W.K. Kellogg Biological Station, Hickory Corners, MI - co-op (2017) "The application for the Summer 2017 KBS REU Program will open on December 15th" - 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 (2017) "Applications will be accepted December 15 through January 31 for internships May 31 – August 19, 2017" - Summer Research Internship Program
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, St. Paul, MN (with statewide travel) - co-op (2016) 2016 Minnesota DNR Wildlife Student Internships - not all are paid opportunities (check each for details)
Mississippi State University, Computer Science and Engineering, Mississippi State, MS - co-op (2016) "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 (2016) Undergraduate Research in Plant Systematics, Conservation Biology, and Ethnobotany at the Missouri Botanical Garden
Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Monell Science Apprenticeship Program = "...for undergraduate students in the Philadelphia area"
Monmouth University, School of Science, West Long Branch, NJ - co-op (2016) 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 (2016) Biological Intern – Seabirds and Shorebirds (14 weeks long starting in May)
Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge, Chatham, MA (headquarters) - co-op (2016) Piping Plover Intern (14 weeks long starting in April)
Monsanto (several locations) - co-op Search (2017) Click on Search Now under Search for Internship, Co-op and Trainee Roles at right side, check each opportunity for details (including qualifications - some require a post-baccalaureate degree)
Montana State University, Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Bozeman, MT - co-op (2016) "..summer research in chemical biology"
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA - co-op (2017) "Please check back in November 2016 for information about our 2017 Internship Program" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, VT - co-op (2017) "...12- and 15-week fulltime internships throughout the year with flexible start dates"
Morehouse College, Public Health Sciences Institutes, Atlanta, GA - co-op, application (2017) scroll down to "Morehouse College Project: IMHOTEP An Undergraduate Training Program in Public Health - "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, application (2017) scroll down to "Morehouse College PHLFP Public Health Leader Fellowship Program - "prepare underrepresented undergraduate students for leadership roles in the field of public health"
Morehouse School of Medicine
, Neuroscience Institute, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2016) Summer Research Program
Morgan State University, Patuxent Environmental & Aquatic Research Laboratory, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2016) Summer Internship Program - "Stipends are available for most interns"
Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL - co-op (2017) "Please visit our website in early 2017 for information on next year's program" - Public Horticulture Internship
Morton Arboretum, Lisle, IL - co-op, application (2017) Center for Tree Science Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program - not sure if this is a paid program
Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota FL - co-op (2017) College Internship Program - not a paid opportunity
Mote Marine Laboratory, Sarasota FL - co-op (2017) "Application will open in January 2017 and will be due February 15th" - Research Experience for Undergraduates
Mountain Lake Biological Station, Allegheny Mountains of Southwestern Virginia - co-op (2017)
Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Salisbury Cove, ME - co-op (2017) "Applications for 2017 will open in the fall of 2016" - scroll down to Research Experience for Undergraduates
Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory, Maine IDeA Network for Biomedical Research Excellence, Salisbury Cove, ME - co-op (2017) "Applications for 2017 will open in the fall of 2016" - scroll down to Undergraduate INBRE Fellowship - eligible undergraduate students must attend a Maine college or university - supports student research at several colleges and universities in Maine
Mt. Cuba Center, Greenville, DE - co-op (2017) Summer Intern Program - "horticulture, landscape architecture, ecology, or related plant science fields" - "naturalistic gardening, native plants, arboriculture, and land conservation"
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "We begin accepting applications in mid-August for the following year. All applications are due by February 1, 12 midnight, Eastern Standard Time" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op, application (2017) International Exchange Program for Minority Students in one of six countries in Latin America, Europe and Africa
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Center for Multicultural and Community Affairs, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "We begin accepting applications in mid-August for the following year. All applications are due by February 1, 12 midnight, Eastern Standard Time" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Ma'ayan Laboratory, Computational Systems Biology, New York, NY - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Training Program in Biomedical Big Data Science - "aimed at solving data-intensive biomedical problems. Summer fellows conduct faculty-mentored independent research projects within laboratories affiliated with the Center in the following areas: data integration, dynamic data visualization, machine learning, data harmonization, computational drug discovery, metadata and APIs, knowledge modeling, Bayesian networks and statistical mining"
Mount St. Helens Institute, Amboy, WA - co-op (2016)
Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT - co-op (2016)

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Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association,
Nantucket, MA - co-op (2016/2017) several positions (some are for 2017) - check details for each using links in left hand column
National Aeronautics and Space Administration
- co-op (2017) "Summer (2017) internship applications are accepted: 10/18/2016 - 03/01/2017" - Internships for Students at several locations (scroll down for details and locations)
National Aeronautics and Space Administration - co-op (2017) Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship - includes a paid summer internship with NOAA across the country
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, several locations - co-op, application (2017) "Summer 2017 Term :Application Window: January 9 – February 17" - scroll far down to Site Map for links to more details - DEVELOP Applied Sciences training and development program focused on Earth science research projects including Agriculture, Health & Air Quality, Climate, Disasters, Ecological Forecasting, Energy, Oceans, Water Resources, Weather
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA - co-op (2015) NASA Ames National Academy
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017) scroll down to NASA Internship Program at Glenn Research Center
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, D.C. (and positions in other locations) - co-op (2016) Summer Internship Program
National Arboretum, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2017)
National Audubon Society - co-op (2016) enter Internship in keyword box of the National Audubon Society Career Center for current open positions at several locations - some positions are not paid, check each for details
National Cancer Institute, Frederick, MD - co-op (2017) "The application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November" - Cancer Research Training Award
National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) "Application Deadline (for 2017) is Wednesday November 16, 2016" - Introduction to Cancer Research Careers (ICRC) Program - includes an Internship
National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) "Applications for summer 2017 will be accepted starting in mid-November 2016"
National Center for Earth-surface Dynamics, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN - co-op, application (2017) Sustainable Land and Water Resources
National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, AR - co-op & application (2016)
National Council for Science and the Environment, Washington, DC - co-op (2017) several positions/locations listed with many different organizations - check each for details - not all are paid opportunities
National Ecological Observatory Network, Boulder, CO - co-op (2017) scroll down for several different internship offerings; scroll down further for How To Apply
National Eye Institute, Bethesda, MD & Rockville, MD -co-op (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November"- NEI Summer Intern Program
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics - "For the upcoming session of 2017, the NHLBI supports six SIBS programs. Links to information on the SIBS programs at the respective participating institutions are listed below" (click on each university link for 2017 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 (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November"- Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, FL - co-op (2017) "The application process for the 2017 Summer REU will begin in November 2nd, please visit our website then for application information" - "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 (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November"- Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN - co-op (2017) 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 (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November" - Summer Student Program
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) NIDDK Diversity Summer Research Training Program (DSRTP) for Undergraduate Students
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) The Short-term Research Experience For Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) at Institutions around the country
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC - co-op (some 2016 information) (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November"- Summer Internship Program
National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD (and other locations) - co-op (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November" - Brief Program Summary for participating NIH organizations
National Institutes of Health (NIH), Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November 2016" - Amgen Scholars program
National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) "The BESIP on-line application web siteshould re-open on or about December 1, 2016 to accept applications for BESIP. The BESIP application deadline is February 9, 2017" - Biomedical Engineering Summer Internship Program
National Institutes of Health (NIH), National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November 2016" - scroll down to Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) "the application for summer 2017 will be available in mid-November 2016"- Summer Program in the Neurological Sciences
National Museum of Natural History, Washington, DC - co-op (2017) "There will be an NHRE program in summer 2017. New application files will be posted and they will be due in January" - 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, application instructions, application (2017) "2017 SURF Program Dates: May 22 to Aug 4, 2017 (11 wk); Jun 5 to Aug 4, 2017 (9 wk)" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - Recent projects include areas related to Bioengineering
National Institute on Drug Abuse, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2017) Summer Research Internship Program
National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Washington, D.C. - co-op (2017) Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program - includes summer intership at NOAA facility
National Park Service, many locations - co-op (2017) Climate Change Internships - not sure if these are paid opportunities
National Park Service, many locations - co-op (2016) Cultural Resources Diversity Internship Program - not sure this is a paid opportunity
National Park Service, many locations - co-op (2016) several internships listed - some are not paid
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO - co-op (2017) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
National Space Biomedical Research Institute, Houston, TX - co-op (2016) Summer Apprentice Program - "hands-on experience in space biomedical research at NASA's Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio, and Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California"
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC - co-op (2017) Washington, DC, Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP), at a very large number of participating universities
National Weather Center, Norman, OK - co-op, application (2017) 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 (2017) Some positions are unpaid - check each opportunity for details
Neal Smith National Wildlife Refuge, 20 miles east of Des Moines, IA (2017) Four positions; 2017 Biology Internships; 2017 Native Plant Propagation Internship; 2017 Vegetation Management Internships; 2017 Visitor Services / Environmental Education Internshi
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE - co-op (2017) Application (for 2017) opens December 1, 2016 - Nemours Summer Undergrad Research Scholarship Program - TWO different opportunities: Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Program & Office of Health Equity and Inclusion's Health Equity Summer Scholar Program (OHEI-HESSP)
New England Aquarium, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) these positions are not paid
New England Wild Flower Society, Framingham. MA - co-op (2017) some positions may favor applicants who have competed a B.S. degree - some are for 6 months
New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY - co-op (2016) enter internship in keyword box under Job Seeker Tools
New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Albany, NY - co-op (2017) 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, application (2016) Health Research Training Program - "RTP does not provide funding for interns"
New York University, Center for Neural Science, New York, NY - co-op (2017)
New York University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "he Project Healthcare 2017 application will open early-mid November - The 2017 program will begin on June 5th and end August 11th" - Project Healthcare - not a paid opportunity
New York University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "Summer 2017 Research Associate Internship Application will open in January 2017" - Research Internship - not a paid opportunity
North Carolina A&T State University, Engineering Research Center for Revolutionizing Metallic Biomaterials (ERC-RMB), Greensboro, NC - co-op (2016) scroll down for links to more details and application
North Carolina Botanical Garden, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2016)
North Carolina State University, Nanosystems Engineering Research Center for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies (ASSIST), Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) Summer REU program "open to any student who is majoring in a science or engineering-related field... in a 10-week intensive research experience at NCSU or at one of ASSIST’s partner institutions (Penn State University, the University of Virginia, Florida International University, UNC-Chapel Hill, and the University of Michigan)"
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) 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, Biotechnology Program and Department of Plant Biology, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) Integrative Molecular Plant Systems Undergraduate Research Experience
North Carolina State University, Department of Plant Pathology, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) Kelman Summer Research Internships
North Carolina State University, Soil Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) "Applications for Summer 2017 will open in November" - Basic and Environmental Soil Science Training
North Dakota State University, Collaborations in Discipline-based Education Research, Fargo, ND - co-op (2017) Growing up STEM: Tracing the roots of undergraduate learning through discipline-based education research
Northeastern Section of the American Chemical Society, Burlington, MA - co-op (2017) "Application for 2017 COMING SOON" 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 (2016)
Northern Arizona University, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2017) Summer Student Internship Program
Northern Arizona University, Merriam-Powell Center for Environmental Research, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2016) Environmental Science Research Experience for Undergraduates
Northern Illinois University, Institute for the Study of Environment, Sustainability, and Energy, DeKalb, IL - co-op (and NSF details) (2017) Water Quality in the Yucatan Peninsula (requires passport)
Northwestern University, Chicago Region Physical Sciences-Oncology Center, Evanston, IL - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Experiences for Underserved College Students - "Bioscience majors with a demonstrated interest in the physical sciences will also be considered"
Northwestern University, Materials Research Science & Engineering Center, Evanston, IL - co-op (2017) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) application includes biomaterials
Northwestern University, International Institute for Nanotechnology, Evanston, IL - co-op (2017) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Northwestern University, R. H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Evanston, IL - co-op (2017) Continuing Umbrella of Research Experience (CURE) Program
Northwestern University, The Graduate School, Evanston, IL - co-op (2017) "2017 SROP application coming soon!" - Summer Research Opportunity Program
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Emeryville, CA, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) scroll down to Scientific Summer Scholars Program
Novozymes, Franklinton, NC - co-op (2017) Student jobs & internships
Novozymes, Franklinton, NC - co-op (2017) Process Engineering Internships - Be currently enrolled in a BS, MS or PhD degree program focusing in Chemical Engineering, Biological Engineering....
Novozymes, Franklinton, NC - co-op (2017) Research & Development/Technical Service Internships - Enrollment in a BS, MS or PhD degree program focusing in Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Microbiology, Chemical Engineering, Biochemical Engineering, Food Science, Biology,
Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge, Brooksville, MS - co-op (2017) - scroll down to Internships - appear to be unpaid positions


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Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2017) Community College Internship (for students durrently 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 (2017) Higher Education Research Experiences
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application (2017) Higher Education Research Experiences - College Entering Freshman
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2017) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
Ocean View Foundation, Block Island, RI - co-op (2016) Summer EcoWorker
Office of Naval Research, Washington, DC - co-op (2017) "NREIP's Online Application (for 2017) closes on November 30, 2016!" - 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 (2016) Select Students link from left hand column under Research Internship Program - OARDC Research Internships in Wooster (ORIP)
Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Medical Sciencist Training Program, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Course Creating Excellence in Scientific Study (SUCCESS)
Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017) "Application deadline for next year is March 1, 2017" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in the Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ohio State University, Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, Columbus Ohio - co-op (NOT active yet)
Ohio State University, Department of Molecular Genetics, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017)
Ohio State University, Department of Plant Pathology, Columbus, OH - co-op (2016) 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 (2017) 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 (2017)
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2017) scroll down to Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Center of Excellence for Multicultural Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2017) scroll down to Summer Scholars Program
Old Dominian University, Department of Ocean, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, Norfolk, VA - co-op (2017) "please check back in early 2017 for updates"
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK - co-op, application (2017) Research Experience for Undergraduates studying hydrology, geosciences, and biology at the Cow Creek Stream Rehabilitation Site on the Oklahoma State University (OSU) campus
Oklahoma State University, Biobased Products and Energy Center, Stillwater, OK - co-op, more details (2016) Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Biobased Products and Energy Development
Oklahoma State University, Department of Psychology, Stillwater, OK - co-op (2016) Biological basis of human and animal behavior
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"
Oral Health America, Chicago, IL - co-op (2017) for students interested in pursuing a DDS, DMD or a Masters in Dental Hygiene
Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon Insitute for Occupational Health Sciences, Portland, OR - co-op (2016) "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 (2016) 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 Health & Science University, Portland, OR - co-op (2016) Summer Equity Research Program
Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, OR - co-op (2017) 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 (2016) Oregon Sea Grant Summer Scholars Program for Undergraduates
Oregon State University, College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences (CEOAS), Corvallis, OR - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Internships for Undergraduates
Oregon State University, Department of Botany & Plant Pathology, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2016) 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 (2017)
Organization for Tropical Studies (consortium of 63 universities and research stations) - co-op (2017) REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) for U.S. Underrepresented Minority Students Summer Programs in Costa Rica

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Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA - co-op (2015) National Security Internship Program - " Potential applicants should be pursuing a course of study focused on disciplines such as: Biology"
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA - co-op (2017) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship (SULI) Program
Parkinson's Disease Foundation, Inc, New York, NY - co-op (2015) scroll down to Summer Student Fellowships
Partners in Health, Boston, MA - co-op (2015)
Pathways to Science - co-op (2017) a searchable comprehensive list of student opportunities created and managed by Pathways to Science
Patuxent Research Refuge, Laurel, MD - co-op (2016) Urban Refuge Internship (6 months in length)
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA - co-op (2017) "We will begin accepting applications for the 2017 Program in December 2016" - Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Climate Science
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA (program coordinator), Christina River Basin Critical Zone Observatory, Stroud Water Research Center (University of Delaware) - co-op (2016) at several research locations (see website for location details)
Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine/Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - co-op (2017) "Early December: Applications open for the following summer (2017)" - Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Program
Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine/Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - co-op (2017) "Early December: Applications open for the following summer (2017)" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Pennsylvania State University, Department of Geosciences, University Park, PA - co-op, application (2016) Bushveld Africa-Array REU - "...will travel to South Africa each summer to participate in a field study of the Bushveld Igneous Complex" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Pennsylvania State University, The Graduate School, University Park, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Research Opportunities Program participates in the BIG Ten Academic Alliance 2017 Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)
Pepperdine University, Natural Science Division, Malibu, CA - co-op (2017)
Perry Institute for Marine Science, Jupiter, FL and Lee Stocking Island, Bahamas - co-op (2017) Marine Science Internship - "Internships are unpaid, however, interns will receive a fully or partially subsidized room (shared accommodation) and board. Transportation to Exuma International Airport (Georgetown, Bahamas) will be the responsibility of the chosen intern. Transportation from Georgetown to Lee Stocking Island will be provided by PIMS
Pfizer, several locations - co-op (2016) Summer Student Worker Program
Pierce Cedar Creek Institute, Hastings, MI - co-op (2017) scroll down to Summer Undergraduate Programs Offered by the Institute
Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc, many locations - co-op Search (2017) select Search jobs for current internship opportunities on right side, then select only Internship under FILTER BY JOB TYPE
Plimoth Plantation, Plymouth, MA - co-op (2016)
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"
Plymouth State University, Center for the Environment, Plymouth, NH - co-op (2016) No longer being offered - Hubbard Brook Experimental Forest: Investigating and Communicating Change in Ecosystems
Pocono Environmental Education Center, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, PA - co-op (2017) 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 (2016)
Polly Hill Arboretum, West Tisbury, MA - co-op (2017) scroll down to bottom for application details
Portland State University, Portland, OR - co-op, application (2016) Research projects in the following fields are available: ..., Biology and Environmental Science"
Possumwood Acres Wildlife Sanctuary, Hubert, NC - co-op, application (2016) Intern Positions - "rehabilitation training that focuses on native species of wildlife (small mammals as well as a wide variety of birds (songbirds, raptors, waterfowl, sea birds, shore birds); participate in actual patient care and practice hands-on wildlife rehabilitation skill" - not a paid opportunity
Princeton Neuroscience Institute, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ - co-op, application process (2017) Summer Internship Program - "...hands-on research experience in the field of neuroscience"
Princeton University, Department of Molecular Biology, Princeton, NJ - co-op (some 2016 information) (2017) "Interested students should submit an online application (link is external) by February 1, 2017. - The application will be available October 15, 2016" Application Contact Information: Caressa Sanford (email subject is Summmer Undergraduate Research Program) - Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Molecular and Quantitative & Computational Biology
Princeton University, Graduate School, Princeton, NJ - co-op (2017) Princeton Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (PSURE) - apply through The Leadership Alliance Summer Research - Early Identification Program - "Online Application (for 2017) Will Open in November 2016"
Princeton University, Princeton Institute for Science and Technology of Materials, Princeton, NJ - co-op (2017) "Applicaitions for REU Summer 2017 will open soon" - "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 (2017) select Internship under Job Type in left hand column - many require completion of a degree (check each position for details)
Proctor & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH (and other locations) - co-op (2017) Research and Development - Research Technician Internship-RND00003217
Purdue University, Biochemistry, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2017) 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 (2017) some projects are in the life sciences
Purdue University, College of Pharmacy, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2016) Summer Research Fellowships
Purdue University, Graduate School, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2017) Summer Research Opportunities Program
Purdue University, School of Veterinary Medicine, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2017) Veterinary Scholars Summer Research Program - "..summer research fellowships for ... undergraduate students.."


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Quality Education for Minorities (QEM) Network, Washington, D.C. - co-op (2017) "The application deadline is February 2017" - QEM Internships for Students - TWO Programs: Science Policy-focused Summer Internship at the National Science Foundation; and Science Education Internship supported by the NSF Tribal College and Universities Program
Quinnipiac University, Hamden,, CT - co-op (2016) 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 (2016) 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"
Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Rensselaer, NY - co-op SEARCH (2017) enter Internship in Search Jobs block in upper right corner
Reiman Gardens, Iowa State University, Ames, IA - co-op (2017) "Applications will be made available on November 14, 2016" - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), Department of Biomedical Engineering, Troy, NY - co-op (2017) "The deadline for submission (of application) is Friday, March 3, 2017" - Research Experience for Undergraduates - Bioengineering and Biomanufacturing
Rhode Island IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence, based out of the University of Rhode Island, College of Pharmacy, Kingston, RI - co-op (2017) "Applications for the 2017 Summer Undergraduate Research Program will be available in January 2017"
Rice University, Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) "The (2017) REU Online Application for this program will be available on November 18, 2016" - Summer Research Experience in Multi-Scale Biomolecular Networks
Riverbend Environmental Education Center, Gladwyne, PA - co-op (2016)

Riverbend Nature Center, Faribault, MN - co-op, more details (2016) Summer Program Naturalist Fellowships
Rochester Institute of Technology, College of Science, Rochester, NY - co-op (2017) "We are now accepting applications for the 2017 cohor. The application deadline is Wednesday, November 30th at midnight." - Summer REU in Model-based Reasoning in STEM Education
Rockefeller University, New York, NY - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Crested Butte, CO - co-op (scroll down to REU Awards), application (2017)
Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2017) Summer Research Experience Program in Cancer Science
Rowan University, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Stratford, NJ - co-op (2017) scroll down to Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Graduate Program in Neuroscience, Piscataway, NJ - co-op (2017) "Online application for NeuroSURP 2017 will open on January 4 and close on February 17, 2017" - 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, application (2017) "The 2017 summer program runs from June 5 to August 4" -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 (2016) 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, application (2017) "Dates: May 30 — August 14, 2017 - "Research in Science and Engineering (RiSE)
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Newark, NJ - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate Students
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op, application (2017) Project L/EARN
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Department of Marine and Coastal Sciences, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2016) 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 (2017) Dynamic Urban Environmental Systems and Sustainability (DUESS)
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ - co-op (2017) "Online application for NeuroSURP 2017 will open on January 4 and close on February 17, 2017" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) in Molecular and Developmental Neurobiology
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, School of Engineering, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2017) Cellular Bioengineering
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, School of Pharmacy, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2017) Summer Research Fellowship Program
RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany - co-op, application (2017) Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program International - "No tuition fees will be charged and German language skills are not required (includes an intensive German language course during first two weeks); 30 scholarships will be available, which will be awarded to students with an outstanding academic record (based on a minimum GPA of 3.2 and a letter of recommendation). The scholarships will amount to 1,850 EUR to cover the living expenses during your stay in Aachen"


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