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

for 2016
Listed by State
Alabama through Deleware
(and Bahamas, Bermuda, Brazil, Carribean Sea, Costa Rica)

Organizations that have updated for 2016
or offer opportunities on an annual basis will have (2016)

All opportunities listed are PAID, unless otherwise indicated

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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 (2016) "Please check back ... for application information for next year's (2016) program!" - 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" - "If you are interested in our program for summer of 2015, please check back frequently for more information, as it becomes available."
Alabama State University, Montgomery, AL - co-op (2016) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Development of Safe Nanomaterials for Biological Applications
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 (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates
Samford University, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates Program
Tuskegee University, Tuskegee, AL - co-op (2015) "Application for the 2015 Summer IBS REU program are currently being accepted " - Integrated Biosciences Research Experience for Undergraduates - "research in...plant genomics, biocomplexity in the environment, bioinformatics, animal sciences and cell & molecular biology"
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 (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 Alabama at Birmingham, School of Public Health, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2016) Application is for 2016- Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Guatemala, Jamaica, Peru or Swaziland
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2016) PARAdiGM - Preparation for Graduate and Medical Education
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2016) Summer in Biomedical Science (SIBS) Undergraduate Research Program
University of Alabama at Birmingham, School of Medicine, Department of Neurobiology, Birmingham, AL - co-op (2016) ".. application deadline Feb. 1, 2016" - Summer Program in Neuroscience
University of South Alabama College of Medicine, Center for Lung Biology, Mobile, AL - co-op, application (2016)
U.S. Army Aeromedical Research Laboratory
, Fort Rucker, AL - co-op, application (2015)


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

Alaska Conservation Foundation, Anchorage, AK co-op (2016) "ACF will begin accepting applications for the summer 2016 internship program in December 2015" - Conservation Internships - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Alaska Department of Natural Resources, several locations in Alaska - co-op (2016) Summer 2016 Positions - check details for each position for informatino regarding stipend, housing, etc.
Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, Anchorage, AK - co-op (2016) Indian Health Service (IHS) Extern Program
Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, AK - co-op (2016) not paid opportunities; housing is provided
Alaska Space Grant Program, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK - co-op (2016) 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"
University of Alaska, Anchorage, Department of Biological Sciences, Anchorage, AL - co-op (2015) - not offered for 2016


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, www.azstatejobs.gov. Click "search for jobs" and then select "Game and Fish Department" from the agency dropdown; select 20223 STATE GOVERNMENT INTERN-2016 SUMMER INTERNSHIPS
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 (2016) "Application materials for MTBI 2016 will be posted online in mid-November" - 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) "Applications for the Banner Research Summer Internship Program will be available online January 2016" - Summer Internship Program
Northern Arizona University, Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals, Flagstaff, AZ - co-op (2016) 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 (2016) some positions are not paid
Translational Genomics Research Institute, Phoenix, AZ - co-op (2016) "Check back in the fall for information about applying in 2016" - 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 (some 2015 information) (2016) "All application materials (including letters of recommendation) should be submitted by February 26th, 2016" - Environmental and Earth Systems Research at Biosphere 2
University of Arizona, Graduate College, Tuscon, AZ - co-op (2015) Minority Health Disparities Summer Research Opportunities Program
University of Arizona, Graduate College, Tuscon, AZ - co-op (2016) 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 (2016) Assessment and Sustainable Management of Ecosystem Services
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 (2016) "The application deadline is January 31, 2016. Successful applicants will be notified by March 1, 2016" - Adair/Bollenbacher Summer Internship
University of Arkansas, Program in Cell and Molecular Biology, Fayetteville, AK - co-op (2015) Applied Biotechnology in the Life Sciences
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Little Rock, AR - co-op (2016)
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Little Rock, AR - co-op (2016) "Check back at the end of December for the 2016 SURF application"
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) "BIOS is currently updating the application procedure for 2016; all updates will be completed by mid-February" - "please check back in mid-February 2016 for our new application procedure " - 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 (2016) 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)
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 (2016) "...will be offered June 13 to August 5, 2016. The open period for applications will begin in mid November 2015. Deadline to apply is Friday, February 5, 2016. Applications received after Midnight on February 5, 2016 will not be reviewed" - Biological Illustration Internship
California Academy of Sciences, San Francisco, CA - co-op (2016) "will be offered June 13 to August 5, 2016. The open period for applications will begin in mid November 2015. Deadline to apply is Friday, February 5, 2016. Applications received after Midnight on February 5, 2016 will not be reviewed" - Summer Systematics Institute

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2016) Amgen Scholars Program
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA - co-op (2016) 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 (2016) "We will begin accepting applications for 2016 in early January, 2016" - Ocean Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Catalina Island Conservancy, Avalon, CA - co-op (2015) Summer Naturalist
Center for Dark Energy Biosphere Investigations, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2016) 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, application (2016) Undergraduate Cancer Research Training Program
Children's Hospital Oakland Research Institute, Oakland, CA - co-op, application (2016) Summer Research Program
City of Hope Cancer Center, Duarte, CA - co-op, application (2016) "The application process will open in mid-January 2016 and will close mid-March 2016 for the 2016 Eugene and Ruth Roberts Summer Student Academy" - 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 (2016) "Please check back in October for information on applying to the 2016 REU Program
Genentech, South San Francisco, CA - co-op SEARCH (2016) Select Internship/Student under All Job Types at top
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 (2016) "HCC places qualified candidates in California, New England, New York, New Jersey and North Carolina health care and public health organizations"
Isis Pharmaceuticals, Carlsbad, CA - co-op (2016) Intern Program scroll down Current Internship Opportunities To apply, Click here » Summer Intern
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 - scroll down to and click on Summer Intern, Undegraduate – Synthetic Biology
Keck Graduate Institute, Claremont, CA - co-op (2016) 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 (2016) Key Dates for Summer 2016 - Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA - co-op (2016) Computation Student Intern
Loma Linda University, School of Medicine, Center for Health Disparities and Molecular Medicine, Loma Linda, CA - co-op (2016) Undergraduate Training Program
Marine Advanced Technology Education Center, Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey, CA - co-op (2016) "Applications for the 2016 summer internships will open in February " - 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 (2016) MPL Summer Internship for "majors in Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology"
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute, Moss Landing, CA - co-op (2016) "We will open up the application process for summer 2016 in late November 2015." - 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, application (2016) "The 2016 Summer Apprenticeship Program begins May 31 and ends August 12" - "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 (2016) Scientific Summer Scholars Program
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2016) "Applications will open for the 2016 Summer Term on October 15, 2015 for the Community College Internships (CCI) at several different locations in CA, CO, ID, IL, IA, NJ, NM, SC, TN, WA
Pepperdine University, Natural Science Division, Malibu, CA - co-op (2016)
Point Blue Conservation Science, several locations in California - co-op (2016)
Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, CA and Albuquerque, NM - co-op (2016) how to apply - Select View All Jobs (right side), then click on Student Intern - Co-op under Job Type
San Diego State University, College of Sciences, San Diego, CA - co-op, application, faculty recomenndation form (2016) Application period (for 2016) begins October 1, 2015 - Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training (MHIRT) program at Ghana, Peru, Taiwan, Uganda, Mexico, Jordan
San Diego Zoo, Institute for Conservation Research, San Diego, CA - co-op (2016) Conservation Research Summer College 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) Zoo Camp Intern
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 (2016) "Please check back in December for the 2016 application."
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) "Applications for the 2016 SURF program will open by January or February of 2016" - Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship "... exciting Earth, ocean and atmospheric sciences research
Scripps Research Institute, La Jolla, CA and Jupiter, FL - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellows (SURF) Program
Seaworld Parks and Entertainment, locations in CA, FL, PA, TX, VA - co-op (2016) enter Intern in Keywords/Requisition #: box - some positions are not paid
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
SETI Institute, Mountain View, CA - co-op (2016) "Applications for Summer 2016 will open December 2015" - 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, application (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA - co-op (2016) 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, application (2016) 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 (2016) 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 (2016) Short Term Educational Experiences for Research in Environmental Health for Undergraduate Students
University of California Davis Health System, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Sacramento, CA - co-op (2015) Hugh Edmondson Summer Research Internship Program
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA - co-op (2016) Bridges to the Baccaleaurate Program
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA - co-op (2016) "2016 Program Announcement: Applications will be reviewed starting on Monday February 8, 2016" - Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training in London and Spain
University of California, Irvine, Department of Chemistry, Irvine, CA - co-op (2015) "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 (2016) "The 2016 Summer Research Program application will be available in December 2015" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2016) Amgen Scholars Program
University of California at Los Angeles, School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA - co-op, application (2015) "Students who must relocate to participate in the program may be eligible for a stipend depending on availability of funds"
University of California at Los Angeles, School of Nursing, Los Angeles, CA - co-op (2016) 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 (2016)
University of California at Riverside, Department of Plant Pathology & Microbiology and Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2016)
University of California at Riverside, Graduate Division, Riverside, CA - co-op (2015 date in headline) (2016) Program term: June 22 through August 15, 2016 - Mentoring Summer Research Internship Program
University of California at Riverside, Institute for Integrative Genome Biology, Riverside, CA - co-op (2016) Research Experience for Undergraduates
University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA - co-op (2016) Medical Scientist Training Program Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
University of California at San Diego, Department of Bioengineering, San Diego, CA - co-op (2015) "Please check back in March for Summer 2015 Information" - Regenerative Medicine, Multi-Scale Bioengineering, and Systems Biology
University of California at San Diego, Department of Pharmacology, San Diego, CA - co-op (2016) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships Program
University of California at San Diego, Office of Graduate Studies, San Diego, CA - co-op, application (2016) Summer Training Academy for Research in the Sciences
University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA - co-op (several programs listed) (2016) "The deadline to apply for the 2016 Summer Program is February 1, 2016" - Summer Research Program
University of California, Merced, Sierra Nevada Research Institute, Merced, CA - co-op (2015) NOT offered in 2016 - 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) 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 (2016) "The Online Application for Summer 2016 will Open on Nov. 15, 2015" - 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 - NOT sure if this is a paid opportunity
University of Southern California, Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, Catalina Island, CA - co-op (2016) "Check back here for information about the 2016 program" - Coastal Ocean Systems and Sustainability
Ventana Wildlife Society, Salinas, CA - co-op (2015) Seasonal Single Day Adventures and Condor Wilderness Camp Instructor – Summer 2015
Ventana Wildlife Society, Salinas, CA - co-op (2015) Seasonal Instructor - Wee Ones Program and Single Day Adventures, Summer 2015


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 (2016) "Applications are now closed. Please return in 2016" - Research 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 (2016) 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 (2016) "June 6 - September 5, 2016 (June 6-17 mandatory staff training)" - Summer Naturalist
Aspen Historical Society, Aspen, CO - co-op (2016)
Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO - co-op (2016) Summer Child Health Research Internship
Colorado Center for Biorefining and Biofuels, four locations in Colorado - co-op (2016) "The Application period for the 2016 program will open December 1, 2015"
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 (2016) click on REU Program at top for a scroll down list of links to more details
Colorado State University, Department of Psychology, Ft Collins, CO - co-op (2015) "Check back in January of 2015 to see if it will be available next summer.." - Summer Research Program on Mind and Brain
Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO - co-op (2016) Internship Opportunities
Denver Botanic Gardens, Denver, CO - co-op (2016) Wildflower Book Internship - "be currently enrolled in horticulture or horticulture-related college programs and have completed sophomore year of college with a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. To be considered for this internship, applicants must have a strong background in plant taxonomy and botany and be proficient in using a botanical key"
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 (2016) "Please check back in October for information on applying to the 2016 REU Program
National Ecological Observatory Network, Boulder, CO - co-op (2016) "Check back in the fall for 2016 internship opportunities
National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden CO - co-op (2016) "Applications will open for the 2016 Summer Term on October 15, 2015 for the Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) Program" - Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2016) "Applications will open for the 2016 Summer Term on October 15, 2015 for the Community College Internships (CCI) 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) (2016) " If you are interested in applying for 2016, please check back here for an updated application in mid-November, 2016"
University Corporation for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, CO - co-op (2016) "Applications for SOARS 2016 will open in November and close on February 1st" - 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 (2016) Summer Multicultural Access to Research Training
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO - co-op (2015) "The 2015 application will be available 01/05/15" - REU in Environmental Sustainability
University of Colorado, Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Boulder, CO - co-op (2016) "please check back in the fall for the summer 2016 program"
University of Colorado, Mountain Research Station, near Boulder, CO - co-op (2016) "please check back in the fall for the summer 2016 program"
University of Colorado Cancer Center, Denver, CO - co-op (2016) "Applications will be available November 23rd and due February 1 for the Summer 2016 program" - Cancer Research Summer Fellowship
University of Colorado, Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO - co-op, application (2016) 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 (2016) 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)
Hartford Hospital, Hartford, CT - co-op (2016) Summer Student Pre-Med and Research Program (scroll down to bottom for applications)
Health Career Connection, San Francisco, CA - co-op, application (2016) "HCC places qualified candidates in California, New England (CT, MA, RI), New York, New Jersey and North Carolina health care and public health organizations"
Mystic Seaport, Mystic, CT - co-op, application (2016) "Information about the summer 2016 program will be posted in December 2015" - Summer Internship Program
Quinnipiac University, Hamden,, CT - co-op (2016) The Bronze Age Körös Off-Tell Archaeology (BAKOTA) Project - "..the first two weeks of the research experience will be spent at Quinnipiac University; The remaining four weeks will be spent in eastern Hungary where..."
University of Connecticut, Department of Physiology and Neurobiology, Stoors, CT - co-op (2016)
University of Connecticut, School of Dental Medicine, Farmington, CT - co-op (2016) Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative Summer Research Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT - co-op (2016) Clinical Summer Research Fellowship Program (7-week program)
University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT - co-op (2016) Aetna Health Professions Partnership Initiative Summer Research Fellowship Program
University of Connecticut Health Center, Center for Cell Analysis and Modeling, Farmington, CT - co-op (2016) "application will be available in early 2016" - Summer Undergraduate Research Internships in Cell Analysis and Modeling
University of Connecticut Health Center, Graduate School, Farmington, CT - co-op (2016) "application will be available in early 2016" - 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 (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - "Applications become available on the Leadership Alliance web site on November 1". - The Graduate School is a member of The Leadership Alliance and encourages qualified applicants to apply for 2015 through this program (SR-EIP).
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


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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, Wilmington, DE - co-op (2016) "Applications for US summer 2016 internships and co-op opportunities are now open"
Delaware Nature Society, Ashland Nature Center, Hockessin, DE - co-op (2016) Summer Internships
Mt. Cuba Center, Greenville, DE - co-op (2016) 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, application (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 Earth, Ocean, and Environment, Newark, DE - co-op (2016) 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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