Co-op/Internships and Summer Research Opportunities
for 2016
related to
Biomedical Engineering

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In addition to the valuable experience and good pay that a Co-op or Internship will give you, very many of the Opportunities listed on this website also provide Travel Reimbursement, Housing and Meals. So, don't let concerns about living expenses or the location of an organization posted on this website prevent you from checking out an exciting and challenging Co-op or Internship position!! If travel support, housing and meals are provided, this information will almost always be included in the details about the Co-op or Internship that can be found by clicking on the co-op website next to the organization's name and location.


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Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL - co-op (2016) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Development of Safe Nanomaterials for Biological Applications

Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX - co-op, application instructions (2016) "The official dates for the 2016 SMART Program will be May 30 - July 29" - "The application (for 2016) is currently closed. Please check back after Dec. 1" - Summer Medical And Research Training (SMART) Program - includes mentor projects in areas of biomedical engineering
Beckman Coulter, various locations - co-op SEARCH (2016) enter Internship in Keywords box
Boston University School of Medicine, Divison of Graduate Medical Sciences, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) ."..for talented undergraduates from minority groups traditionally underrepresented in the biomedical sciences" - Biomedical laboratories that participate in STaRS reside in the doctoral departments and programs - Biomedical Engineering
Brandeis University, Materials Research Science and Engineering Center,Waltham, MA - co-op (2016) "The research in our center concerns the combination of materials science with biology; We are also "reverse engineering" elements of living cells to see how they are constructed and what elements of their structure are necessary for their function" - "For more information, contact Anique Olivier-­-Mason, Ph.D., MRSEC Director of Education, Outreach and Diversity ( 781-736-2838"

Case Western University, Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017) "Please consider applying for Summer 2017 in November" - NSF Undergraduate Summer Research Experience - "Research assignments will be based on preferences indicated on the application form in the following possible research areas: biomedical devices.."
Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA - co-op, more details from NSF (2016) "Applications for the 2016 Summer CSNE REU program will be available in November, 2015" - research in neuroscience, neurobiology, neural engineering
Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO - co-op (2016) Summer Child Health Research Internship - Faculty of the Child Health Research Internship include Bioengineering
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) Injury Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Clemson University, Clemson, SC - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program: Solid-State Devices for Electronics, Photonics, and Magnetics Technology - several research projects are in areas of biomedical engineering
Cleveland Clinic, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017) Cleveland Clinic NSF Undergraduate Student Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO - co-op (2016) Advancing Polymer Materials by Integrating Chemistry and Chemical Engineering - "...apply polymer science and polymer engineering practices to 21st century technologies such as ... health care. REU participants will have the opportunity to work with faculty mentors from the departments of Chemistry, Chemical and Biological Engineering, and Materials Science"
Columbia University, Biological Sciences, New York, NY - co-op (2016) Amgen Scholars Program - includes Mentors from the Department of Biomedical Engineering

Duke University, Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Durham, NC - co-op (2016) "Please check back in December for 2016 REU opportunities." - Research Experience for Undergraduates Program "hosted by four CEINT partner institutions: Duke, Virginia Tech (Blacksburg, VA), and Carnegie Mellon (Pittsburgh, PA) Universities as well as the European Center for Research and Education in Geosciences and the Environment (CEREGE) in Aix-en-Provence, France" - "open to undergraduates who are majoring in engineering, chemistry, biology, physics, ecotoxicology" - "independent interdisciplinary research in academic fields related to nano-science and engineering. These include biomedical engineering..."

East Carolina University, Greenville, NC - co-op (2016) NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - Biomedical Engineering in Simulations, Imaging and Modeling (BME-SIM)
Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, School of Life Sciences, Lausanne, Switzerland - co-op application (2016) Summer Research Program in Life Sciences and Technology - "For all undergraduate students from anywhere in the world studying at any university!" - "The working language is English" - "A financial compensation for living and housing expenses are provided for all successful candidates. The majority of travel expenses are covered by program sponsors and the School of Life Sciences." - participating labs include the Institute of Bioengineering
Emergent Behavior of Integrated Cellular Systems (located at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA) - co-op, application (2016) Engineering Biological Machines Research Experience for Undergraduates with students assigned to EBICS labs at Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA; MIT, Cambridge, MA; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL - "biology and engineering ...create highly sophisticated, 'programmed,' multi-cell engineered biological systems or machines." - "..research in academic fields related to nano-science and engineering. These include biomedical engineering.."
Emory University, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2016)
Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - potential mentors include Department of Biomedical Engineering

Genentech, South San Francisco, CA - co-op (2017) Process Development Summer Internship - "Preferred disciplines: chemical and biochemical engineering, biomedical engineering, bioengineering, pharmaceutical engineering, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, microbiology, biology, or related disciplines"
Genzyme Corp, locations in MA, NJ, PA - co-op (2016) select Search Internships & Co-Op positions - some are for 6 months (Spring/Summer) - "With opportunities throughout the company, students can experience many aspects of our business, including: Engineering (chemical, biomedical, bioengineering)
George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia - co-op (2017) Aspiring Scientists Summer Internship Program - "solve hypothesis driven questions in Biochemistry, Biodefense, Bioengineering, Bioinformatics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Environmental Science, Genomics, GeoInformation Science (GIS), Mathematical Modeling, Medicine, Nanotechnology, Neuroscience, Sports Medicine, Physics, and Proteomics" - not a paid opportunity
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA - co-op (2017) "Applications for the CEMITURE 2017 program will open in November 2016" - CollaborativE Multidisciplinary Investigations Through Undergraduate Research Experiences - "coordinators and mentors in chemistry, biology, engineering, and environmental toxicology." - Projects include Incorporation of Biomolecules in the Development of Innovative Materials: Novel Bone and Tissue Replacement Therapies, Development of Polymers for the Treatment of Traumatic Brain Injuries, Cancer Cell Ablation Therapy with Zebra Fish Models
Georgia Tech, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering/Science - some previous projects are in areas related to biomedical engineering
Georgia Tech, Institute for Electronics and Nanotechnology, Atlanta, GA - co-op (2016) Suumer Undergraduate Research Program - includes research areas related to biomedical engineering

Harvard Stem Cell Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) "The application cycle for summer, 2017 will open in December, 2016
Harvard University, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2016) Molecules Cells and Organisms Summer Internship Program - research in Molecular and Cellular Biology, Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Stem Cell and Regenerative Biology, and Physics
Harvard University, Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2016) "The postmark deadline to apply for the Summer Institute in Biomedical Optics is Friday, January 15, 2016." - Biomedical Optics
Harvard University, Materials Research Science & Engineering Center (MRSEC) and the Nanoscale Science & Engineering Center (NSEC), Cambridge, MA - co-op, application (2016) Summer Research in Materials Science and Engineering - "We provide a focused effort for mentoring, stimulating and training undergraduates in several exciting branches of bioengineering and materials science and engineering"
Howard Hughes Research Institute, Janelia Farm Research Campus, Ashburn, VA - co-op (2017) research in basic neuroscience, bio-imaging, evolutionary biology, computational biology

Illinois Institute of Technology, Center for Diabetes Research and Policy, Chicago, IL - co-op (2015) Research Experience for Undergraduates - "diabetes-related engineering projects; such as biomaterials for islet encapsulation, tissue regeneration strategies for the treatment of ulcers and ischemic limbs
Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Research for Prospective Physician-Scientists and Physician-Engineers - "open to undergraduate students who have completed their freshman or sophomore year of course work with a background in biology" - "This is a program for individuals who will commit a significant component of their career to pursuing basic science, biomedical engineering .."
Institut Pasteur, Paris, France - co-op (2017) "Check the website in early fall 2016 for an updated Application Form and the list of 2017 participating labs" - The Undergraduate Internship Program - research areas include Developmental and Stem Cell Biology
Iowa State University, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Ames, IA - co-op (some 2015 information) (2016) "8 week program running from June 4, 2016 - July 30, 2016" - George Washington Carver Internship Program - " Disciplines commonly providing opportunities are biosystems engineering.."
Iowa State University, The Human Computer Interaction Graduate Program, Ames, IA - co-op (2016) Summer Program for Interdisciplinary Research and Education Emerging Interface Technologies

Johns Hopkins University, Institute for NanoBiotechnology, Baltimore, MD - co-op (2016) "Application for Summer 2016 program available starting November 1, 2015" - Exploration of Nanotechnology for Biology and Medicine - Opportunities in Basic Science Institute include biomedical engineering; Institute for NanoBioTechnology (INBT) - Nanotechnology for Biology and Bioengineering Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont, CA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) Program - ".. research in the areas of applied molecular and cellular biology, bioengineering, computational biology.." - not sure if this is a paid opportunity

LeHigh University, Bethlehem, PA - co-op (2016) Biosystems Dynamics Summer Institute - "Students from other institutions are also invited to participate, particularly minority students from underrepresented groups in the sciences" - Previous Projects included Biomechanics of synaptogenesis: Using graphene as a strain sensor

Magee Women's Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2016) College Student Summer Internship Program- "Research Areas: Development & Regenerative Medicine, Female Cancer, Gynecology,
Maine Medical Center Research Institute, Scarborough, ME - co-op (2016) Summer Student Research Program - "Research at MMCRI covers a broad area in biomedical science including vascular biology, stem cell biology, developmental biology, neurobiology, hematology, nephrology, tumor biology, and molecular genetics as well as outcomes research, vector-borne diseases, and clinical research
Masonic Medical Research Laboratory, Utica, NY - co-op (2016) Summer Fellowship Program - "Stipends may be provided to students on a need basis" - "The MMRL’s current focus is in the areas of: Experimental Cardiology, Molecular Genetics, Stem Cell Research"
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) Amgen-UROP Scholars Program - Research Opportunities include: Mechanical Engineering (for bioengineering/biotechnology only)
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, 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 - "Areas of research are very diverse and include Bioengineering.."
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2016) Biomedical Optics
Medical University of South Carolina, College of Graduate Studies, Charleston, SC - co-op, more details (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Program - Research Areas include Regenerative Medicine
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"
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 - Areas of Research include Stem Cells
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 - Areas of Research include Stem Cells

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 Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), Material Measurement Laboratory & Center for Neutron Research, Gaithersburg, MD - co-op, application (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - Recent projects include areas related to Bioengineering
National Space Biomedical Research Institute, Houston, TX - co-op, application (2016) "The 2016 Summer Apprenticeship Program begins May 31 and ends August 12" - 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" - " Typical majors of past apprentices include ...biomedical engineering......"
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 -"...for the U.S. biomedical implant industry and university faculty in engineering and medicine"
Northeastern University, College of Science, Boston, MA - co-op (2016) Research projects include: Examining the link between biofilm disassembly and DNA damage response; Mechanisms of UV-induced skin repair in a regenerative vertebrate
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
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,

Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Medical Sciencist Training Program, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Course Creating Excellence in Scientific Study (SUCCESS) - SUCCESS Faculty Research Areas include Biomedical Engineering
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.

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 - "Potential research includes bioinformatics, bioengineering, imaging, clinical research, and public health"
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" - Faculty Mentors include Biological Engineering
Princeton University, Princeton Institute for Science and Technology of Materials, Princeton, NJ - co-op (2016) "The application process for REU Summer 2016 will open soon. Please check back for more details this November" - Projects offered in 2014 included some related to biomedical engineering
Purdue University, School of Veterinary Medicine, West Lafayette, IN - co-op (2016) 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, orthopedics and tissue engineering

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Rensselaer, NY - co-op SEARCH (2016) enter Internship in Job title, skills, or keywords block - majors include life sciences biology, biomedical engineering
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
Rice University, Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Houston, TX - co-op (2016) Summer Research Experience in Multi-Scale Biomolecular Networks
Rowan University, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Stratford, NJ - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - Research opportunities for students are available in many areas of biomedical research including stem cell biology
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Center for Advanced Biotechnology and Medicine, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - not sure if this is a paid opportunity - Research Projects include Computational protein design, biomaterials, molecular evolution
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Newark, NJ - co-op (2016) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate Students - research areas include Stem Cell Biology, Biomedical Engineering
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey, Graduate School-New Brunswick, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op, application (2016) Research in Science and Engineering (RiSE) - Research projects include develop stem cell-based therapeutics, design and synthesize biodegradable polymers for delivery of drugs and antimicrobial agents
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey
, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Newark, NJ - co-op (2016) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduate Students - research areas include Stem Cell Biology, Biomedical Engineering
Rutgers - State University of New Jersey
, School of Engineering, New Brunswick, NJ - co-op (2016) Cellular Bioengineering
RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany - co-op, application (2016) "The annual application deadline for UROP International is January 31" - Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program International - includes Projects in areas of Biology - "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"

Sackler Institute at the NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY - co-op (2017) "Our application for 2017 will open November 1st and close January 30th" - Summer Undergraduate Research Program - "Students may work with faculty in the disciplines of any of our training programs" - Biomedical Imaging, Biostatistics, Cellular and Molecular Biology, Developmental Genetics, Epidemiology, Genome Integrity, Immunology & Inflammation, Microbiology, Molecular Biophysics, Molecular Oncology & Tumor Immunology, Molecular Pharmacology, Neuroscience and Physiology, Stem Cell Biology, Systems & Computational Biomedicine
SENS Research Foundation, Mountain View, CA - co-op, application (2016) SRF Summer Scholars Program - Regenerative Medicine Summer Internship Opportunities - "Paid positions/projects are available at eight world-renowned research institutions in CA, FL, MA, NC, and Oxford, England
South Dakota State University, Department of Biology and Microbiology, Brookings, SD - co-op (2015) Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Research Projects on Bioenergy
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA - co-op (2017) "Our program dates for 2017 are June 24 - August 26" - Stanford Summer Research Program/Amgen Scholars Program - participating departments include Bioengineering and Stem Cell Biology & Regenerative Medicine
State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2017) "The (application) deadline is February 1, 2017 (11:59PM, Eastern Time)" - CLIMB UP for Summer Research - Participating Mentors include Biomedical Engineering
State University of New York at Buffalo, Institute for Strategic Enhancement of Educational Diversity, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2016) Summer Research Experience - - Summer Mentors include Biomedical Engineering
State University of New York at Buffalo, School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences, Buffalo, NY - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - participating departments include Biomedical Engineering
State University of New York Upstate Medical University, College of Graduate Studies, Syracuse, NY - co-op (2016) "We will begin accepting applications for SUMMER 2016 in October 2015" - Research Mentor projects includes areas ofbiomedical engineering
Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO - co-op (2016) "Applications for the summer of 2016 will be available in September 2015" - Summer Scholars Program - "Topics include..stem cells and regeneration"
Syracuse University, Biomaterials Institute, Syracuse, NY - co-op (2016) Interactive Biomaterials REU - "Undergraduate students majoring in the following disciplines: Engineering, Chemistry, Biology and Physics with interest in Biomaterials Science."

Texas A&M University, Dwight Look College of Engineering, College Station, TX - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Summer Research Grants - "Major in engineering or related science or math curriculum" - Biomedical Engineering is one participating department
Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson College of Graduate Studies, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) Research areas (on application) include Tissue Engineering & Regenerative Medicine
Tulane National Primate Research Center, Covington, LA - co-op (2017) "Application deadline is February 1 of each year" - "Positions will be available in each of the following five Divisions of the TNPRC: ..regenerative medicine.."

University of Alabama, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Tuscaloosa, AL - co-op (2016) Leveraging Computational Tools for Enhancing Engineering Innovation
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Center for Nanoscale Materials and Biointegration, Birmingham, AL - co-op, application (2016) Projects include Synthesis and Evaluation of Novel Biodegradable Polymer Resins and Composites for Tissue Engineering, In-situ Control of the Nanostructure of Hydroxyapatite Coatings for Biomedical Implants, Imaging and Spectroscopy of Biomaterials and Nanoparticle-enhanced Biomaterials
University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2017) "Please come back November 2016" - Amgen Scholars Program - Research Areas include Bioengineering
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2016) Amgen Scholars Program - UCLA Amgen Scholars Program Faculty include areas of Bioengineering
University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA - co-op (several programs listed) (2017) Summer Research Program - Summer Research Areas includebioengineering
University of California at Riverside, Graduate Division, Riverside, CA - co-op (2016) Mentoring Summer Research Internship Program - Faculty Research Projects include Bioengineering
University of California, Santa Barbara, Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, Santa Barbara, CA - co-op (2016) 2016 ICB SABRE Project List and Descriptions includes areas of biomedical engineering
University of California, Santa Cruz, Department of Computer Engineering, Santa Cruz, CA - co-op (2015) No longer an active program - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Information Technology - "Research projects are in areas of IT-based Integrative System Design, including Assistive and Rehabilitative Systems"
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - co-op, application (2017) Summer Multicultural Access to Research Training - Academic areas include Chemical and Biological Engineering
University of Connecticut Health Center, Center for Cell Analysis and Modeling, Farmington, CT - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Internships in Cell Analysis and Modeling
University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of Neuroscience, Gainseville, FL - co-op (2016) Summer Neuroscience Internship Program - "Preference will be given to students majoring in a biomedical-related discipline (for example: psychology, biology, engineering, chemistry, pharmacology, genetics)
University of Houston, Cullen College of Engineering, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) "Please check back for more information in January of 2017" - project descriptions in areas of bioengineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Graduate College, Champaign, IL - co-op (2017) "Application deadline is Wednesday, February 10, 2017" - Summer Research Opportunities Program - Research opportunities include projects in areas of Bioengineering
University of Iowa, Graduate College, Iowa City, IA - co-op (2016) Summer Research Opportunities Program - Available mentor in Biomedical Engineering
University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Department of Microbiology, Iowa City, IA - co-op (2017) "Please check back in December 2016 for Summer 2017 application information" - Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates in Microbiology - "A range of research projects will be available, including ... biofilm formation,..."
University of Kentucky, College of Engineering, Lexington, KY - co-op (2017) REU program in Chemical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, Materials Engineering, and Pharmaceutical Sciences focusing on cell/protein interactions with materials and incorporation of these systems into devices.
University of Lausanne, School of Life Scieces, Lausanne, Switzerland - co-op (2017 ) "On-line Application Link is closed and will re-open in mid-November 2016 for Summer 2017" - Summer Research Program for Undergraduate Life Science Students -"The working language is English" - "A financial compensation for living and housing expenses are provided for all successful candidates. Up to 500 CHF for European travel and up to 1000 CHF for overseas travel will be reimbursed at the beginning of the program- The majority of travel expenses are covered by program sponsors and the School of Life Sciences; Some funding is available for excursions and social events" - Participating Labs include Institute of Bioengineering
University of Maine, Forest Bioproducts Research Institute - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship at The University of Maine and University of Concepción, Chile - Disciplines include Bioengineering
University of Massachusetts-Amherst, MassNanoTech Institute, Amherst, MA - co-op (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) in Nanoscale Science & Engineering
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI - co-op (2016) Summer REU Biophysics program at the University of Michigan - " REU research areas in Biophysics at Michigan include: Complex Biosystems, Membrane Biophysics
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN - co-op (2017) Life Science Summer Undergraduate Research Programs (participating programs include Heart, Lung, & Blood program, Neuroscience Program, Cancer Research, Education and Training Experience Program, Neural Systems Engineering program)
University of Mississippi Medical Center, School of Graduate Studies in the Health Sciences, Jackson, MS - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience- "Students may work with faculty on cutting-edge research in the following disciplines: biomaterials"
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO - co-op (2016) NSF Summer Research Experience in Comparative Biomechanics, Paleontology and Evolution
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Educating for the grand challenges at the intersection of biocomplexity and high-performance computing
University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE - co-op (2017) "We expect to begin accepting applications for Summer 2017 in November 2016" - Summer Research Programs - Biomedical Engineering
University of New Mexico, Center for Micro-Engineered Materials, Albuquerque, NM - co-op (2016) "Several projects in areas of bioenggineering
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2016) Summer of Learning and Research (SOLAR) Program - Research Areas include Biomaterials
University of Notre Dame, Center for Nano Science and Technology , South Bend, IN - co-op (2016) "The application process for summer 2016 fellowships will open in January" - Nanoelectronics Undergraduate Research Fellowships (NURF)
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Graduate College, Oklahoma City, OK - co-op, application (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - Cell Biology is one Participating Programs & Research Areas and includes ...nerve regeneration, wound regeneration,...
University of Pennsylvania, Biomedical Graduate Studies, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) Laboratory Research areas include Stem Cell, and Regenerative Biology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Center for Molecular Studies in Digestive and Liver Disease, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Student Scholars Program - Research interests of program faculty include Developmental biology and regenerative medicine
University of Pennsylvania, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) Several research areas are related to Biomedical Engineering
University of Pennsylvania, Nano/Bio Interface Center, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2015) not offered for 2016
University of Pennsylvania, Singh Center for Nanotechnology, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2016) Nanoscale research opportunities across a wide range of disciplines from materials science, mechanical engineering, chemistry, physics, biology, bioengineering, physiology, chemical engineering and electrical engineering
University of Pittsburgh, Human Engineering Research Laboratories, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2016) "The application will be available in November 2015 and will be open until February 15, 2016" - Two REU programs - American Student Placements in Rehabilitation Engineering (ASPIRE) and Quality of Life Technology Engineering Research Center (QoLT ERC)
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Computational and Systems Biology, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2016) "The TECBio REU @ Pitt 2016 application will launch on this website December 1" - Training and Experimentation in Computational Biology (TECBio): Simulation and Visualization of Biological Systems at Multiple Scales
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY - co-op (2016) "The 2016 application will open October 1. All 2016 application materials are due by March 1. Students must commit to working for 10 weeks – from May 31 through August 2, 2016" - Summer Scholars Program - program mentors include Biomedical Engineering
University of Southern California, Viterbi School of Engineering, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2016) "SURE 2016 Dates TBA" - can select biomedical engineering as an Engineering Department/Program of Interest
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2016) Quantitative and Physical Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (QP-SURF) - Research areas include: Biomedical Engineering
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program - research areas include Biomedical Engineering
University of Washington, Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering, Seattle, WA - co-op (2016) "Applications for the 2016 Summer CSNE REU program will be available in November, 2015" - "..novel modes of human-computer interaction for consumers by connecting brains with technology"
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI - co-op (some outdated information) (2016) Application is for 2016 - Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) in Nanotechology
University of Wisconsin-Madison, College of Engineering, Madison, WI - co-op, application (2016) Biomedical Engineering Center for Translational Research is one participating Research Center
US Food & Drug Administration, Center for Devices and Radiological Health, Rockville, MD - co-op (2016) "We invite students to contact us in Fall 2015 for Summer Intern Positions for 2016" - Medical Device Fellowship Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity

Vanderbilt University, College of Arts and Science, Institute of Chemical Biology, Nashville, TN - co-op (2016) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Chemical Biology - "...designed to introduce chemistry, biochemistry and biology students to the research processes..." - Training Faculty include Biomedical Engineering

Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC - co-op (2016) "The deadline for the 2016 program (application) will be February 5, 2016" - Summer Scholars Program
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Center for Injury Biomechanics, Winston-Salem, NC - co-op (2016) "Please check back in the Fall to apply for 2016!" - Summer Biomedical Engineering Research Opportunities
West Virginia University, WVNano Initiative, Morgantown, WV - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates in Multifunctional Materials
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Worcester, MA - co-op (2015) Not offered in 2016 - Integrated Bioengineering Research, Education, and Outreach Opportunities for Females and Underrepresented Minorities

Yale University, The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Institute for Biological, Physical and Engineering Sciences, New Haven, CT - co-op (2016) Convergence of Research at the Interface of the Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences - faculty affiliated with the program include those in biomedical engineering