Co-op/Internships and Summer Research Opportunities
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Alabama - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

Alabama A&M University, Huntsville, AL - co-op, application (2017) REU-China: Ecological and Environmental Research in an Urbanized Landscape - "three days at AAMU followed by six weeks at Nanjing Forestry University in China and the remaining three weeks again at AAMU" - "Each REU participant will receive a $3000 scholarship, paid bi-weekly for the duration of the program. Travel, housing, and research related expenses will be covered"
Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL - co-op, more details, application (2019) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in NanoBioengineering
Auburn University, Auburn, AL - co-op (2019) REU: Warm-water aquatic ecology
Auburn University, College of Sciences and Mathematics, Auburn, AL - co-op (2019) NSF REU Site in Computational Biology - "summer research experience for undergraduates interested in computational biology, bioinformatics and genomics"
Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, AL - co-op (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Samford University, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2017) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program - research to address questions in ecology, biochemistry, population biology, botany, geography, plant chemistry, molecular biology, cell biology and pathogenesis"
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Center for Nanoscale Materials and Biointegration, Birmingham, AL - co-op, application (2019) Regional Initiative to Promote Undergraduate Participation in Experimental and Computational Materials Research - Projects include Materials for Biomedical Implants, Electrospun Polymeric Biomaterials, Self Assembly of Materials for Tissue Engineering
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2019) PARAdiGM - Preparation for Graduate and Medical Education
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2019) Summer in Biomedical Science (SIBS) Undergraduate Research Program
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2019) Summer Program in Neuroscience
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2019) Minority Health International Research Training Program - Research projects in Guatemala, Jamaica, Peru or Swaziland
University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Center for Lung Biology, Mobile, AL - co-op, application (2019)


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

Alaska Conservation Foundation, Anchorage, AK co-op, list of available internships (scroll down for details of each opportunity), application process, application (2019) Ted Smith Conservation Internship Program
Alaska Department of Natural Resources, several locations in Alaska - co-op (2019) check details for each position for information regarding stipend, housing, etc.
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK - co-op, more details (2018) Indian Health Service (IHS) Extern Program
Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, AK - co-op (2019) Internship Program - "These internships are unpaid"
Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, AK and Kenai Fjords National Park, near Seward, AK - co-op (2019) Interpretation/National Park Service Intern
Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, AK - co-op (2018) Summer Fellowship Program - not paid; housing is provided
Alaska Space Grant Program, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK - co-op, application (2019) Summer Research Fellowships - "..offered to students in aerospace, engineering, space science, Earth systems science, biological sciences, computer science, and other related science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) fields" - for students "Enrolled at an Alaskan institution of higher education during the period of the award"
University of Alaska, Anchorage, Department of Biological Sciences, Anchorage, AL - co-op (2018)


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

Arizona Game and Fish Department, positions throughout Arizona - co-op (2019) Summer Intern Programs
Arizona State University, Center for Bio-mediated and Bio-inspired Geotechnics, Tempe, AZ - co-op, more details (2019) "..students from across the nation to visit, learn, and experience world-class bio-geotechnical engineering... to develop sustainable biologically-controlled and -inspired solutions in the areas of: Hazard mitigation, Environmental protection and restoration, Infrastructure construction, Resource development"
Arizona State University, Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Institute, Tempe, AZ - co-op (2019) for Students majoring in mathematics, biology, or related fields and who have had a year of calculus are eligible to apply
Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, AZ - co-op (2018) Summer Internships - "...our summer internship program has been paused.."
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
The Arboretum at Flagstaff, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2019) Listed under Interships on right side - some are unpaid
Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, AZ - co-op (2019) Helios Scholars Program - Be a graduate of an Arizona high school by June 10, 2019, OR currently attend a college/university in Arizona - "genetic components of diabetes, neurological disease and cancer; pathogens such as Valley Fever and antibiotic resistant bacteria; translational bioscience: laboratory research, computational biology and bioinformatics; unravel the genetic components of common and complex diseases, including cancer, neurological disorders, infectious disease, and rare childhood disord
University of Arizona, Biosphere 2, Tuscon, AZ - co-op, application (2019) Environmental and Earth Systems Research at Biosphere 2
University of Arizona, Graduate College, Tuscon, AZ - co-op, application (2019) Minority Health Disparities "The final application deadline for: All other UROC programs (includes Minorities Health Disparities) is February 1st (or as posted per program)
University of Arizona, Graduate College, Tuscon, AZ - co-op, application (2019) Summer Research Institute


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

Ceballos Lab, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville AK - co-op (2019) Application is for 2019 - Research Experiences for Undergraduates: Indigenous America to Indigenous Mekong Basin (Vietnam & Thailand): Adventures in Biology and Biodiversity - 5-6 weeks spent abroad in either Vietnam or Thailand focused on data collection, followed by a 4-5 week domestic component either in Arkansas (mid-lower Mississippi River region) or in northern Minnesota (upper Mississippi River region)
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op, application (2019) summer internship for pre-medical students in the clinical area of organ transplantation at participating transplant centers are located in Albuquerque, NM; Austin, TX; Chattanooga, TN; Dallas, TX; Durham, NC; Houston, TX; Little Rock, AR; Memphis, TN; Nashville, TN; Sacramento, CA; San Antonio, TX; and Winston-Salem, NC. - Students living in or attending colleges or universities in one of these cities will not be placed with a host in that city..
National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, AR - co-op (2019) NCTR Summer Student Research Participation Program 2019
Noble Research Institute, Ardmore, OK - co-op, more details, application (2019) Lloyd Noble Scholars in Plant Science Applied Genomics - Applicable related fields include, but are not limited to: 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
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2019) Assessment and Sustainable Management of Ecosystem Services
University of Arkansas, Department of Plant Pathology, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2019) Adair/Bollenbacher Summer Internship
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Little Rock, AR - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Little Rock, AR - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
US Food & Drug Administration, Silver Spring, MD - co-op (2019) NCTR Summer Student Research Participation Program 2019 - "..available in Jefferson, Arkansas at the National Center for Toxicological Research."


Bahamas


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

Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences, Bermuda Islands - co-op (FALL term 2019) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program

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

Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN - co-op (2019) Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Brazil, Nicaragua, and Uganda


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

Alliance for Health Policy, Washington, DC - co-op (2019) "..focusing on health policy research and media relations" - "The Alliance offers a modest stipend. Interns are responsible for their own housing, travel, and other associated expenses"
Amgen, Thousand Oaks, CA & Cambridge, MA - co-op (2019) scroll down to Featured Jobs - clink on each link for details
Arthritis Foundation (California) - co-op, application at bottom of page (2019) Summer Science Internship Program - "work in leading research and clinical laboratories under the supervision of respected scientists at Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)."
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2019) Biological Illustration Internship
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Systematics Institute

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2019) "Online applications are due February 15, 2019" - Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op, application (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2019) "Online applications are due January 12, 2019" - WAVE Fellows program
California State University-Fullerton, Department of Biological Science, Fullerton, CA - co-op (2019) Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program at foreign Participating Institutions - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
California State University Monterey Bay, Seaside, CA - co-op (2019) Ocean Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates
California State University San Marcos, San Marcos, CA - co-op, more details, stipend info, application (2019) Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) and Beyond: From Beetles to Beer - "...use genomic, transcriptomic, metagenomic, and epigenomic methods to address fundamental biological questions, including biological control, yeast biology in beer flavoring, soil microbiomes in agriculture, amphibian ranavirus pathogenesis, and biomineralization in invasive coccolithophores"
Catalina Island Conservancy, Avalon, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Naturalist Program
Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) for students "Currently enrolled in a community college, planning to transfer to a 4-year university and major in a science discipline"
Cepheid, Sunnyvale, CA - co-op (2019) Biotechnology Intern
Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Division of Cancer Research and Training, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) Undergraduate Cancer Research Training Program
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Research Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, CA - co-op (2019) Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op, application (2019) summer internship for pre-medical students in the clinical area of organ transplantation at participating transplant centers are located in Albuquerque, NM; Austin, TX; Chattanooga, TN; Dallas, TX; Durham, NC; Houston, TX; Little Rock, AR; Memphis, TN; Nashville, TN; Sacramento, CA; San Antonio, TX; and Winston-Salem, NC. - Students living in or attending colleges or universities in one of these cities will not be placed with a host in that city.
Engineering Research Center (ERC) for Re-Inventing the Nation’s Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt), affiliated with several research investigators in California, Colorado and New Mexico - co-op (2019)
Genentech, Oceanside, South San Francisco, Vacaville, CA and Hillsboro. OR - co-op (2019) "Getting a headstart in biotechnology" - then go to Job Search and Select Interns/Postdocs under All Job Types at top
Gilead, Foster City, CA (headquarters) and other locations - co-op SEARCH (2019) enter intern in WHAT ARE YOU LOOKING FOR? box
Health Career Connection, San Francisco, CA - co-op, application info (scroll up for details) application (click on NEXT PAGE at bottom) (2019) "HCC’s program connects college students with internship opportunities in health care and public health organizations"
Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA - co-op (2018) Research Experience for Undergraduates - "..program for American Indian and Native Alaskan undergraduate students interested in research experience in natural resource science and management...."
Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Carlsbad, CA - co-op, more details and listing of available internships (2019) Intern Program - application for each position is at the bottom of the position description
J. Craig Venter Institute, La Jolla, CA - co-op, application (2019) Summer Internship Program - JCVI has research programs in infectious disease, mammalian genomics, microbial & viral genomics
Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program - ".. research in the areas of applied molecular and cellular biology, bioengineering, computational biology.." awarded a $500.00 fellowship (taxed)
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2019) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA - co-op (2019) enter internship in keywords box
Loma Linda University, School of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities and Molecular Medicine, Loma Linda, CA - co-op (2019) Undergraduate Training Program
Marine Advanced Technology Education Center, Monterey Peninsula College, 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 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"
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA - co-op, more details and application (2019) Summer Internship Program
NIDA Center for (Human) GWAS (genome-wide association studies) in Outbred Rats
- co-op and application (2018) Genes and Addictive Behavior REHU Program (primary focus on the genetics of drug abuse) - Sites at UC San Diego, U of Michigan, U of Tennessee Health Sci Center, U of Buffalo, Wake Forest School of Medicine
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
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
Pepperdine University, Natural Science Division, Malibu, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Biology (SURB)
Point Blue Conservation Science, several locations in California and one opportunity in Antarctica - co-op (2019) scroll down to Internship Opportunities - some are six months in length - some are not paid
Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, CA and Albuquerque, NM - co-op SEARCH (2019) enter internship in "Search by job title, location or keyword box at top, click on >> at right, then select your preference from Job Type at bottom of left column - check each position for details
San Diego State University, College of Sciences, San Diego, CA - co-op (2019) Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training (MHIRT) program at Taiwan, Ghana, and Uganda - scroll down on opening page and at each link at top for all the information you will need
San Diego Zoo, Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego, CA - co-op (2019) Undergraduate Summer Student Fellowships - Research Teams include Research teams: Recovery Ecology, Population Sustainability, Community Engagement, Conservation Genetics, Plant Conservation, Reproductive Sciences, and Disease Investigations - scroll down for application process
San Francisco State University, Department of Biology, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2019) Biological Research in Ecological and Evolutionary Developmental Biology BREED
San Francisco Zoo, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2019) select Current Job Openings
San Jose State University, Department of Biological Sciences, San Jose, CA - co-op, application (2019) Research by Undergraduates using Molecular Biology Applications (RUMBA)
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute, Santa Barbara, CA - co-op (2018)
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, Thousand Oaks, CA - co-op (2019) scroll down to College Student Intern Position Descriptions - check each for details - some are not paid
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA - co-op (2019) Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship - "... exciting Earth, ocean and atmospheric sciences research"
Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA and Jupiter, FL - co-op, application (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows (SURF) Program
Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA- co-op, application guidelines (2019) scroll down and select California Campus REU Program: Structure & Function Summer Institute (SFSI) - defining the structure and function of key proteins in both the innate and acquired immune systems; production of databases cataloguing the molecular components of the cell; development of novel therapies to counter disease; integration of computational methods with the current arsenal of biophysical techniques to determine protein structure; exploration of brain function; and evaluation of molecules for new therapeutics
Seaworld Parks and Entertainment, locations in CA, FL, PA, TX, VA - co-op SEARCH (2019) enter intern in the Search box
SENS Research Foundation, Mountain View, CA - co-op, application (2019) SRF Summer Scholars Program/Regenerative Medicine Summer Internship - "Paid positions/projects are available at five world-renowned research institutions in CA and MA
SETI Institute, Mountain View, CA - co-op (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates program for highly motivated students interested in astrobiology research; "..projects spanning the field of astrobiology, from microbiology to planetary geology to observational astronomy."
Southern California Earthquake Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Stanford University, Stanford, CA - co-op, application (2019) Stanford Summer Research Program/Amgen Scholars Program
Stanford School of Medicine, Canary Center at Stanford for Cancer Early Detection, Stanford, CA - co-op, application (2019) Canary Cancer Research Education Summer Training (CREST) Program - "Housing and travel assistance are available" - no mention of any paid stipend
Takeda Pharmaceuticals, San Diego, CA - co-op (2019) after selecting a position description you will need to scroll down a considerable distance or details about the position
The Institute for Bird Populations, positions in several locations - co-op (2017) scroll down to Paid Positions - some, but not all, are during Spring Semester or a year-long
University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2019) Amgen Scholars Program
University of California at Berkeley, College of Natural Resources, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2018)
University of California at Berkeley, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Program in Engineering Research at Berkeley (SUPERB) - Research Areas include Biosystems & Computational Biology; Human-Computer Interaction
University of California at Berkeley, Integrative Biology, Molecular & Cell Biology, Plant & Microbial Biology, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2019) NSF Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program Integrating Biology from Molecules to Ecosystems
University of California at Berkeley, School of Public Health, Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, Berkeley, CA - co-op, application (2017) Short Term (8 weeks) Educational Experiences for Research in Environmental Health for Undergraduate Students
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) Amgen Scholars Program
University of California at Los Angeles, Brain Research Institute, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) Brain Research Institute (BRI) summer undergraduate research experience (BRI-SURE) - "...training program for exceptional students interested in pursuing research careers in Neuroscience or Physiology" - not a paid opportunity
University of California at Los Angeles, Graduate Programs in Bioscience, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Program for Undergraduate Research - Life and Biomedical Sciences (SPUR-LABS) - Research Opportunities include Biochemistry, Biophysics, & Structural Biology; Bioinformatics; Cell & Developmental Biology; Gene Regulation; Genetics & Genomics; Immunity, Microbes & Molecular Pathogenesis; Molecular, Cellular & Integrative Physiology; Molecular Pharmacology; Neuroscience; Physics & Biology in Medicine
University of California at Los Angeles, Institute for Quantitative and Computational Biology, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) Bruins-In-Genomics (B.I.G.) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of California at Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA - co-op, application (2019) Pre-medical/Pre-dental Enrichment Program - "Students who must relocate to participate in the program may be eligible for a stipend depending on availability of funds" - no other stipend appears to be offered
University of California at Los Angeles, School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Research Program - "..open to qualified nursing students from any undergraduate institution in the United States currently holding junior status."
University of California at Los Angeles, School of Public Health, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2019) Public Health Scholars Training Program
University of California at Riverside, Center for Plant Cell Biology and Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2019)
University of California at Riverside, Graduate Division, Riverside, CA - co-op (2017) Mentoring Summer Research Internship Program
University of California at San Diego, Department of Pharmacology, San Diego, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships Program
University of California at San Diego, Office of Graduate Studies, San Diego, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Training Academy for Research in the Sciences - stipend/funding source is not clear
University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA - co-op (2019) Medical Scientist Training Program Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, The Institute of Engineering in Medicine, and Department of Bioengineering, San Diego, CA - co-op (2019) scroll down for details and application link - American Heart Association Summer Undergraduate Student Fellowships - "Student must either attend an institution within the Affiliate or be a resident of a state within the Affiliate. - The following states fall within the affiliate - Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah, Washington"
University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Research Program - Summer Research Areas include Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Bioengineering, Biological and Biomedical Informatics, Biomedical Sciences, Biophysics, Cell Biology, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Developmental and Stem Cell Biology, Epidemiology and Translational Research, Genetics, Neuroscience, Oral and Craniofacial Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences and Pharmacogenomics
University of California Davis Health System, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Sacramento, CA - co-op, 2019 application (2019) Hugh Edmondson Summer Research Internship Program
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA - co-op (2019) Bridges to the Baccaleaurate Program - "Applicants should be enrolled full-time in or transferring from community colleges"
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA - co-op (2019) Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training at prestigious international research institutions in Spain, United Kingdom and Mexico
University of California, Irvine, Department of Chemistry, Irvine, CA - co-op (2018) "research projects in the fields of ...., molecular biology, nanoscience, pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacology, ... computational chemistry, environmental chemistry"
University of California, Irvine, Graduate Division, Irvine, CA - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
University of California, Merced, Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines, Merced, CA - co-op (2019) CCBM Summer Internship Program - "Research experience in biophysics, biochemistry & bioengineering"
University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA - co-op, 2019 application (2019) Ocean Global Change Biology
University of California, Santa Barbara, Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, Santa Barbara, CA - co-op, application (2019) Summer Applied Biotechnology Research Experience
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op, application (2019) Latino Mental Health Research Training Program - "..comprised of an intensive one-week training seminar at USC, and a 10-week training program at Instituto Nacional de Psiquiteria Ramon de la Fuente Muniz in Mexico City, Mexico" - may require some Spanish language oral and written skills
University of Southern California, Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, Catalina Island, CA - co-op (2019) Coastal Ocean Processes
Ventana Wildlife Society, Salinas, CA - co-op (2019) scroll down to Seasonal Staff: Youth Instructors - Summer 2019 - two paid positions: click on DISCOVERY CAMP INSTRUCTOR - POSITION OVERVIEW and WEE ONES IN THE WOODS INSTRUCTOR - POSITION OVERVIEW


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

Central Caribbean Marine Institute, Cayman Islands in the central Caribbean Sea - co-op, application (2019) scoll down to Rutgers CCMI Coral Reef Internship in Marine Ecology & Conservation - not sure if this is a paid opportunity


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

Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, Aspen, CO - co-op, application (2019) Summer Naturalist
Aspen Historical Society, Aspen, CO - co-op (2019)
Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO - co-op (2019) Summer Child Health Research Internship
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO - co-op (2018) Advancing Polymer Materials by Integrating Chemistry and Chemical Engineering - "...apply polymer science and polymer engineering practices to 21st century technologies such as ... health care. REU participants will have the opportunity to work with faculty mentors from the departments of Chemistry, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Materials Science"
Colorado School of Public Health, Aurora, CO- co-op, application (2019) Summer Institute in Biostatistics - "..students with interest in the application of statistics and mathematics to biomedical research"
Colorado State University, College of Natural Sciences, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Ft. Collins, CO - co-op (2019) click on REU Program at top for a scroll down list of links to more details
Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences, University of Colorado Boulder, Boulder, CO - co-op (2019) Research Experience for Community College Student
Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO - co-op (2019) Horticulture-related Internships - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Engineering Research Center (ERC) for Re-Inventing the Nation’s Urban Water Infrastructure (ReNUWIt), affiliated with several research investigators in California, Colorado and New Mexico - co-op (2019)
National Ecological Observatory Network, Boulder, CO - co-op (2017) not sure if this is a paid opportunity
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO - co-op (2019) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
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
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Crested Butte, CO - co-op, application (2019) scroll down to REU Awards
UNAVCO, Boulder, CO - co-op, more details, application (2019) Research Experience in Solid Earth Science for Students (RESESS)
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO - co-op, more details, application (2019) SOARS (Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science) - "major in atmospheric science or a related field such as ... biology,... environmental science"
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - co-op, application (2019) Summer Multicultural Access to Research Training
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - co-op (2017) not offered in 2017 - REU in Environmental Sustainability
University of Colorado, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Boulder, CO - co-op (2019) Young Scholars Summer Research Program - ..."open to undergraduate students nationwide majoring in chemical and/or biological engineering and related fields" - Research Areas include Biomaterials and tissue engineering, Biosensing, Biotechnology and pharmaceuticals
University of Colorado, Mountain Research Station, near Boulder, CO - co-op, more details (2018) - "there will be no program in 2019"
University of Colorado Cancer Center, Denver, CO - co-op, application (2019) Cancer Research Summer Fellowship
University of Colorado, Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus, Denver, CO - co-op (2019) Graduate Experience for Multicultural Students Program summer research program
University of Colorado, Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus, Gates Center for Regenerative Medicine, Denver, CO - co-op (2019) Gates Center Summer Internship Program
Urban Water Innovation Network, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO - co-op (2019) Transdisciplinary Research Program for Undergraduates in Sustainable Urban Water Systems

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

American Heart Association, Founders Affiliate - co-op (2019) scroll down to Undergraduate Student Summer Fellowship Program for students in medical research labs, hospitals and universities in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont (these states comprise the Founders affiliate)
Audubon Sharon, located in CT - co-op (2019) scroll down to Internship Opportunities with four different internship areas underneath - some positions are not paid, check each for details
Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT - co-op, more details (2019) Summer Student Pre-Med and Research Program (scroll down to bottom for applications)
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, application (2018) THREE opportunities - Mystic Seaport Pre-professional Summer Internship Program (application) ,Mystic Seaport Museum Studies Summer Internship Program (application) and Joseph Conrad Overnight Sailing Camp Internship (scroll down for application information)
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..."
Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT - co-op, application instructions (2019) Summer Undergraduate Fellows in Plant Health and Protection
The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME and The Jackson Laboratory for Genomic Medicine, Farmington, CT - co-op (2019) Summer Student Program - research areas
University of Connecticut, Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, Stoors, CT - co-op, application (2019) Research Experience for Undergraduates
University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT - co-op (2019) Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative Summer Research Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT - co-op (2019) Health Disparities Clinical Summer Research Fellowship Program (7-week program)
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT - co-op (2019) Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative Summer Research Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut Health Center, Center for Cell Analysis and Modeling, Farmington, CT - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Internships in Cell Analysis and Modeling - apply through the Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences (scroll down to How to Apply)
University of Connecticut Health Center, Graduate School, Farmington, CT - co-op (2019) Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences (scroll down to How to Apply)
Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY - co-op (2019) Science Teaching Experiences for Undergraduates (TEU) at Trinity College, Hartford, CT
Yale University, New Haven, CT - co-op (2019) Yale Biomed Amgen Scholars Program
Yale University, Center for Research on Interface Structures and Phenomena (CRISP), New Haven, CT - co-op (2019) CRISP Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program
Yale University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New Haven, CT - co-op (2019) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is a member of the Leadership Alliance and requires qualified applicants to apply through the Leadership Alliance Summer Research-Early Identification Program (SR-EIP) website. Please visit the Leadership Alliance website for the application
Yale University, The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute for Biological, Physical and Engineering Sciences, New Haven, CT - co-op (2019) Interdisciplinary Research Training Across Biology, Physics, and Engineering
Yale University, School of Medicine, Section of Nephrology, New Haven, CT - co-op (2019) NIH-NIDDK/KUH Yale Summer Research Fellowship for Undergraduate Students - "studying novel mechanisms and treatments for kidney and urological diseases, nonmalignant hematological diseases, and hypertension"


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Duke University, Organization for Tropical Studies, Durham, NC - co-op, application (2019) LSAMP REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) for U.S. Underrepresented Minority Students Summer Program in Costa Rica
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
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX - co-op (2019) Ecohydrology of a Tropical Montane Cloud Forest at the newly constructed Texas A&M Soltis Center for Research and Education near San Isidro in central Costa Rica


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Delaware Nature Society, Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE - co-op (2019) Summer Education Intern - not sure if this is a paid position
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE - co-op (2019) Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Delaware, College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, Newark, DE - co-op (2019) Summer Institute
University of Delaware, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, Newark, DE - co-op (2019) Marine Sciences Summer Program at beach community of Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes Deleware
University of Delaware, Graduate & Professional Education, Newark, DE - co-op and application (2019) Undergraduate Research Scholars Program
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)

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