Co-op/Internships and Summer Research Opportunities
in theLife Sciences

for 2017
Listed by State
Alabama through Deleware
(and Bahamas, Bermuda, Brazil, Carribean Sea, Costa Rica)

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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 (2017) "Summer 2017 program to be announced" - 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, application (2017) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Development of Safe Nanomaterials for Biological Applications
Auburn University, College of Sciences and Mathematics, Auburn, AL - co-op (2017) "Online Application form coming soon" - 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 (and other locations) - co-op (2016) National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) and Northern Gulf Institute (NGI) Diversity Internship - does not appear to be a paid opportunity
Dauphin Island Sea Lab, Dauphin Island, AL - co-op (2017) "The application process for the 2017 DISL REU Program will open on November 7, 2016" - Research Experience for Undergraduates
Samford University, Birmingham, AL - co-op, application (2017) "May 29 - July 29, 2017, Samford University will host a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program"
Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL - co-op (2017) "The application deadline is March 1 annually." - Research Experience for Undergraduates in Integrative Biosciences
University of Alabama, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Tuscaloosa, AL - co-op (2015) Leveraging Computational Tools for Enhancing Engineering Innovation
University of Alabama at Birmingham, Center for Nanoscale Materials and Biointegration, Birmingham, AL - co-op, application (2017) Projects include Materials for Biomedical Implants, Self Assembly of Materials for Tissue Engineering
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2017) PARAdiGM - Preparation for Graduate and Medical Education
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL - co-op, application (2017) Summer in Biomedical Science (SIBS) Undergraduate Research Program
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2017) Summer Program in Neuroscience
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2017) "Online Application (for 2017) available November 23, 2016" - Research projects in Guatemala, Jamaica, Peru or Swaziland
University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Center for Lung Biology, Mobile, AL - co-op, application (2017)


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

Alaska Conservation Foundation, Anchorage, AK co-op (2017) "Intern applications for the summer of 2017 will be accepted beginning January 1, 2017" - Ted Smith Conservation Internship Program
Alaska Department of Natural Resources, several locations in Alaska - co-op (2017) check details for each position for information regarding stipend, housing, etc.
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK - co-op (2017) "Applications for a 2017 summer externship are now being accepted at USAJOBS through January 31, 2017" - Indian Health Service (IHS) Extern Program
Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, AK - co-op (2017) "The 2017 application window will be open starting in December" - Summer Fellowship Program - not paid opportunities; housing is provided
Alaska Space Grant Program, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK - co-op (2017) Summer Intern Program - "..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"
American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2016) "The award may be completed at any accredited institution in (westarn state affiliates) Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah or Washington. Typically, labs are located in medical schools or major non-profit research institutions that conduct cardiovascular and/or cerebrovascular-related research"
Marine Advanced Technology Education Center, Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey, CA - co-op (2016) 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"
Research Natural Area on the North Slope of Alaska"
University of Alaska, Anchorage, Department of Biological Sciences, Anchorage, AL - co-op (2017) please check back for summer 2017 availability


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

American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2016) "The award may be completed at any accredited institution in (westarn state affiliates) Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah or Washington. Typically, labs are located in medical schools or major non-profit research institutions that conduct cardiovascular and/or cerebrovascular-related research"
Arizona Game and Fish Department, positions throughout Arizona - co-op (2016) "students interested in summer employment, must apply via our recruitment site, AZStateJobs. Click "SEARCH FOR JOBS in left side column, then select "Game and Fish Department" from the agency dropdown
Arizona Heart Foundation, Phoenix, AZ - co-op (2014) currently NOT active - 6-week Cardiovascular Summer Students Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity, does not provide housing or transportation

Arizona State University, Mathematical and Theoretical Biology Institute, Tempe, AZ - co-op (2017) 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 (2016) Summer Internship Program
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
The Arboretum at Flagstaff, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2017) Environmental Education Intern (paid)
Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, AZ - co-op (2017) "The 2017 Helios Scholars at TGen application will be open online from January 4, 2017 to February 10, 2017. Please revisit this page for a link to the application." - Helios Scholars Program - be enrolled as a full time student at an accredited Arizona college or university OR a graduate of an Arizona high school attending an accredited academic institution out of state
University of Arizona, Biosphere 2, Tuscon, AZ - co-op, application (2017) Environmental and Earth Systems Research at Biosphere 2
University of Arizona, Graduate College, Tuscon, AZ - co-op (2016) Minority Health Disparities Summer Research Opportunities Program
University of Arizona, Graduate College, Tuscon, AZ - co-op (2017) Summer Research Institute


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

National Center for Toxicological Research, Jefferson, AR - co-op, application (2016)
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2017) "Application Deadline: February 01, 2017 Program Dates: May 22 to July 28, 2017 " - Assessment and Sustainable Management of Ecosystem Service
University of Arkansas, Arkansas Center for Space and Planetary Sciences, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2016) "Students in chemistry, physics, biology, geology and mechanical engineering are especially encouraged to apply"
University of Arkansas, Department of Plant Pathology, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2017) "The application deadline (for 2017) is November 30th, 2016" - Adair/Bollenbacher Summer Internship - 2017 projects
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Little Rock, AR - co-op (2017)
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Little Rock, AR - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
US Food & Drug Administration, Rockville, MD - co-op (2016) Summer Student Research Program (NCTR) - "..available in Arkansas at the National Center for Toxicological Research."


Bahamas

Perry Institute for Marine Science, Jupiter, FL and Lee Stocking Island, Bahamas - co-op (2016) 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


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

Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences, Bermuda Islands - co-op (2016) 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 (2016) "Applications for Summer 2016 will be available soon!" - Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Brazil, Trinidad and Uganda


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

American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2016) "The award may be completed at any accredited institution in (westarn state affiliates) Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah or Washington. Typically, labs are located in medical schools or major non-profit research institutions that conduct cardiovascular and/or cerebrovascular-related research"
Arthritis Foundation (California) - co-op, application (2017) Summer Science Internship Program - "Applicants for this program must either live or attend school within the Northern California Chapter's 16 county territories.(listed under Restrictions at the bottom of this page) - "work in leading research and clinical laboratories under the supervision of respected scientists at Stanford University and the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF)."
Beckman Coulter, various locations - co-op SEARCH (2015) enter Internship in Keywords box, then select R&D Biomedical Engineering Internship (position in California)
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2017) Biological Illustration Internship
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2017) Summer Systematics Institute

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op, application (2017) Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op, application (2017) WAVE Fellows program
California State University-Fullerton, Department of Biological Science, Fullerton, CA - co-op (2015) "Applications for Summer 2015 will open at the end of 2014" - 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 (2017) Ocean Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Catalina Island Conservancy, Avalon, CA - co-op (2016) Summer Naturalist Program
Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2017) "We expect applications for the 2017 internships to open in November." - for "Undergraduates from community colleges" - "Currently enrolled in a community college, planning to transfer to a 4-year university and major in a science discipline"
Charles Drew University of Medicine and Science, Division of Cancer Research and Training, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2017) Undergraduate Cancer Research Training Program
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA - co-op (2017) "Undergraduate Applications Due: Monday, February 24th 2017 by 4:00 pm PST" - Summer Research Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, CA - co-op (2016) Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op (2016) summer internship for pre-medical students in the clinical area of organ transplantation at participating transplant centers located in Albuquerque, NM; Ann Arbor, MI; Austin, TX; Charleston, SC; Dallas, TX; Durham, NC; Houston, TX; Knoxville, TN; Las Vegas, NV; 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 (2017)
Genentech, South San Francisco, CA - co-op SEARCH (2017) Select Internship/Student under All Job Types at top
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"
Gilead, Foster City, CA (headquarters) and other locations - co-op SEARCH (2016) enter internship in keywords box
Health Career Connection, San Francisco, CA - co-op, application (2017) "HCC’s program connects college students with internship opportunities in health care and public health organizations" - "HCC offers an educational stipend, so expense is not a barrier to participating in this opportunity"
Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA - co-op (2016) 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 (2016) Intern Program
J. Craig Venter Institute, La Jolla, CA - co-op (2017) Summer Intern "..work as a member of a bioinformatics research team" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
J. Craig Venter Institute, La Jolla, CA - co-op (main Internship information site) (2016) Select Internship Application from left hand column, then click on View Job Opportunities
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
Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2017) Key Dates for Summer 2017- Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA - co-op (2017) Computation Student Intern
Loma Linda University, School of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities and Molecular Medicine, Loma Linda, CA - co-op (2017) Undergraduate Training Program
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 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"
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
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, CA - co-op (2015) NASA Ames National Academy
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"
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Emeryville, CA, Cambridge, MA - co-op (2017) scroll down to Scientific Summer Scholars Program
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
Pepperdine University, Natural Science Division, Malibu, CA - co-op (2017)
Point Blue Conservation Science, several locations in California - co-op (2016)
Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, CA and Albuquerque, NM - co-op (2017) many require a graduate degree
San Diego State University, College of Sciences, San Diego, CA - co-op, application process, application, faculty recomenndation form (2017) Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training (MHIRT) program at Ghana, Peru, Taiwan, Uganda, Mexico
San Diego Zoo, Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego, CA - co-op (2017) "The 2017 fellowship postings will open December 1, 2016. The deadline to apply for 2017 summer fellowships is January 31, 2017" - Undergraduate Summer Student Fellowships
San Francisco State University, Department of Biology, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2016) Biological Research in Ecological and Evolutionary Developmental Biology BREED
San Francisco Zoo, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2016)
San Jose State University, Department of Biological Sciences, San Jose, CA- co-op, application process (2016) "Students will be paid $525/week for ten weeks for a total of $5,250 in 2016 " - Research by Undergraduates using Molecular Biology Applications
Sansum Diabetes Research Institute, Santa Barbara, CA - co-op (2017) "Please return in December 2016 to apply to the 2017 summer internship"
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, Thousand Oaks, CA - co-op (2016) scroll down to College Student Intern Position Descriptions - check each for details
Scripps Institution of Oceanography, La Jolla, CA - co-op (2016) Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship "... exciting Earth, ocean and atmospheric sciences research"
Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA and Jupiter, FL - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows (SURF) Program
Seaworld Parks and Entertainment, locations in CA, FL, PA, TX, VA - co-op (2017) enter Intern in Keywords/Requisition #: box - some positions are not paid
SENS Research Foundation, Mountain View, CA - co-op (2017) "Applications for the 2017 SRF Summer Scholars Program will open on December 1st" - SRF Summer Scholars Program - "Paid positions/projects are available at eight world-renowned research institutions in CA, FL, MA, NC, and Oxford, England
SETI Institute, Mountain View, CA - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates program for highly motivated students interested in astrobiology research; "..spanning the field of astrobiology, from microbiology.."
Southern California Earthquake Center, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2017) "The Application Period for 2017 Internships will open in mid-December" - Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
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
The Institute for Bird Populations, several locations (most are in California) co-op (2016)
University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2017) Amgen Scholars Program
University of California at Berkeley, College of Natural Resources, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2016)
University of California at Berkeley, Integrative Biology, Molecular & Cell Biology, Plant & Microbial Biology, Berkeley, CA - co-op (2017) NSF Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program in Cell, Developmental and Evolutionary Biology
University of California at Berkeley, School of Public Health, Center for Occupational and Environmental Health, Berkeley, CA - co-op (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 (2017) Amgen Scholars Program
University of California at Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2017) 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 (2017) Summer Research Program - "..open to qualified nursing students from any undergraduate institution in the United States currently holding junior status."
University of California at Riverside, Center for Plant Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2017)
University of California at Riverside, Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology and Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2017)
University of California at Riverside, Graduate Division, Riverside, CA - co-op (2017) "Program Term 2017: June 19 - August 11, 2017 – eight weeks" - Mentoring Summer Research Internship Program
University of California at Riverside, Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2017)
University of California at San Diego, Department of Pharmacology, San Diego, CA - co-op (2017) "We'll start accepting applications Dec 1, 2016" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships Program
University of California at San Diego, Office of Graduate Studies, San Diego, CA - co-op, application (2017) "Applications will be accepted from January 1, 2017 to February 19, 2017" - Summer Training Academy for Research in the Sciences
University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA - co-op (2017) Medical Scientist Training Program Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA - co-op (several programs listed) (2017) Summer Research Program
University of California Davis Health System, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Sacramento, CA - co-op (2016) Hugh Edmondson Summer Research Internship Program
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA - co-op (2017) 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 (2017) Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training in Centro de Biologia Molecular Severo Ochoa (CBMSO) Madrid, Spain, and Kings College, London
University of California, Irvine, Department of Chemistry, Irvine, CA - co-op (2017) "Details on the 2017 Chem-SURF Program will be available soon" - "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 (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
University of California, Merced, Sierra Nevada Research Institute, Merced, CA - co-op (2017) We are very proud of the success this program has had and anticipate continuing in Summer 2017! - Yosemite Environmental Science Research Training REU
University of California, Santa Barbara, Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, Santa Barbara, CA - co-op (2016)
University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa, Cruz, CA - co-op (2015) research focused on the effects of climate change in terrestrial and marine ecosystems
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 Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2017) "The application for Summer 2017 will be available November 15, 2016" - Latino Mental Health Research Training Program - "..comprised of an intensive one-week training seminar at USC, and a 10-week training program at Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla in Puebla México" - requires excellent Spanish language oral and written skills
University of Southern California, Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, Catalina Island, CA - co-op (2017) Coastal Ocean Systems and Sustainability
Ventana Wildlife Society, Salinas, CA - co-op (2016)


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 (2017) "For the 2017 REU program the application will be available from Jan 2017" - Experience for Undergraduates: Coral Reef Biodiversity and Resilience at the Little Cayman Research Centre
University of Puerto Rico, Institute for Tropical Ecosystems Study, San Juan, PR - co-op (2017) Research Experience for Undergraduates at El Verde Field Station in Puerto Rico


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

Aspen Center for Environmental Studies, Aspen, CO - co-op (2017) Summer Naturalist
Aspen Historical Society, Aspen, CO - co-op (2017)
Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO - co-op (2017) Summer Child Health Research Internship
Colorado Center for Biorefining and Biofuels, four locations in Colorado - co-op (2017) "The 2017 C2B2/NSF - REU online application will be available on December 1, 2016"
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"
Colorado State University, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Ft. Collins, CO - co-op, application (2017) click on REU Program at top for a scroll down list of links to more details
Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO - co-op (2017) Horticulture Internships
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 (2017)
National Ecological Observatory Network, Boulder, CO - co-op (2017) scroll down for several different internship offerings; scroll down further for How To Apply
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO - co-op (2017) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
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
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory, Crested Butte, CO - co-op (scroll down to REU Awards), application (2017)
UNAVCO, Boulder, CO - co-op, more details, brochure, application (2017) Research Experience in Solid Earth Science for Students (RESESS)
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO - co-op (2017) "Applications for 2017 wil open in November" - 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 (2017) Summer Multicultural Access to Research Training
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - co-op (2015) not offered in 2016 - REU in Environmental Sustainability
University of Colorado, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Boulder, CO - co-op (2017)
University of Colorado, Mountain Research Station, near Boulder, CO - co-op (2017)
University of Colorado Cancer Center, Denver, CO - co-op (2017) "Applications will be available on our website by December 1, 2016. Please bookmark our site. Applications are due February 1, 2017" - Cancer Research Summer Fellowship
University of Colorado, Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO - co-op, application (2017) Graduate Experience for Multicultural Students Program summer research program

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

American Cancer Society, New England Division, Framingham, MA - co-op, application instructions (2016) The Alvan T., Viola D. Fuller - American Cancer Society Junior Research Fellowships -"Applicants must be residents of New England (CT, MA, ME, NH, RI, or VT) who are enrolled in a four-year undergraduate program, which may be outside of New England"
American Heart Association, Founders Affiliate - co-op (2017) scroll down to Founders Affiliate 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)
Boehringer Ingelheim, Corp., Ridgefield, CT - co-op (2017) Summer Intern - Systems Biology Modeling-1612977
Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT - co-op, more details (2017) Summer Student Pre-Med and Research Program (scroll down to bottom for applications)
Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT - co-op (2016)
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..."
University of Connecticut, Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, Stoors, CT - co-op (2016)
University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT - co-op (2017) Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative Summer Research Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut, School of Medicine, Framington, CT - co-op (2016) "not offered for summer of 2016" - College Summer Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT - co-op (2017) Health Disparities Clinical Summer Research Fellowship Program (7-week program)
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT - co-op (2017) Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative Summer Research Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut Health Center, Center for Cell Analysis and Modeling, Farmington, CT - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Internships in Cell Analysis and Modeling - apply through the Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences - "application (for 2017) will be available in mid-January"
University of Connecticut Health Center, Graduate School, Farmington, CT - co-op (2017) "application (for 2017) will be available in mid-January" - Undergraduate Summer Research Internship Program in Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA (program coordinator), Christina River Basin Critical Zone Observatory, Stroud Water Research Center (University of Delaware) - co-op (2015) "Please check back in late 2014 for summer 2015 opportunities" - at several research locations (see website for location details)
Yale University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, New Haven, CT - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - "Applications become available on November 1 and are due February 1" - 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 (2017) Convergence of Research at the Interface of the Biological, Physical, and Engineering Sciences


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Duke University, Organization for Tropical Studies, Durham, NC - co-op (2016) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Tropical Biology in Costa Rica
Organization for Tropical Studies (consortium of 63 universities and research stations) - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates in Costa Rica
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX - co-op (2015) "Summer 2015, check back Fall 2014 for applications and update on program dates" - 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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American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate (no website) - co-op (2016) Great Rivers Affiliate Student Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) - participating states include Deleware, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
AstraZeneca US, various locations- co-op (2016)
Delaware Nature Society, Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE - co-op (2016) Summer Education Intern
Delaware Nature Society, Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE - co-op (2017) Stream Watch Summer Internship
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"
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)
University of Delaware, College of Agriculture & Natural Resources, Newark, DE - co-op (2017) Summer Institute
University of Delaware, College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, Newark, DE - co-op (2017) Marine Sciences Summer Program at the University of Delaware's College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment in the resort community of Hugh R. Sharp Campus in Lewes Deleware
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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