Co-op/Internships and Summer Research Opportunities
in the Life Sciences

for 2018
Listed by State
North Carolina through Wyoming
(and Puerto Rico)

All opportunities listed are PAID, unless otherwise indicated


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North Carolina - Return to top of this page - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

Bald Head Island Conservancy, Bald Head Island, NC - co-op (2017)
Biogen, Cambridge, MA & Research Triangle Park, NC - co-op (2018) scroll down and click on view all current openings - check each position listed for details
Carolina Raptor Center, Huntersville, NC- co-op (2017) Internships listed may not be paid opportunities
Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Duke University, Durham, NC - co-op (2018) "Please check back with us Fall 2017 for Applications for Summer 2018" - Research sites include four CEINT partner institutions: Duke (NC), Virginia Tech (VA), and Carnegie Mellon Universities (PA) as well as the European Center for Research and Education in Geosciences and the Environment (CEREGE) in Aix-en-Provence, France
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op, application (2017) 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.
Duke University, Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Durham, NC - co-op (2018) "Please return to this page in January 2018 for details about the summer 2018 program" - 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"
Duke University, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Durham, NC - co-op (2018) "The online application will open in January 2018"
Duke University, Graduate School, Durham, NC - co-op, application (2018) Summer Research Opportunities Program
Duke University, Organization for Tropical Studies, Durham, NC - co-op (2017) REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) for U.S. Underrepresented Minority Students Summer Programs in Costa Rica
Duke University, Sarah P. Duke Gardens, Durham, NC - co-op (2017)
Duke University Marine Laboratory, Beaufort, NC - co-op (2017) Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Estuarine and Coastal Marine Sciences
Duke University School of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology and Cancer Biology, Durham, NC - co-op, application (2017) "The SURPH@Duke program dates are June 19-August 11, 2017"
East Carolina University, Brody School of Medicine, Greenville, NC - co-op (2018) Summer Program for Future Doctors
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC - co-op (2018) "Please check back in November 2017 for summer 2018" - NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - Biomedical Engineering in Simulations, Imaging and Modeling (BME-SIM)
GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC; Philadelphis, PA and other sites - co-op (2017) 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"
Highlands Biological Station, Highlands, NC - co-op (2017) scroll down to Paid Internship Positions (see below for descriptions): - TWO positions - Botanical Garden Assistant and Assistant Naturalist at the Highlands Nature Center
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, Research Triangle Park, NC - co-op (2018) "to apply, please visit the NIH Summer Internship Program" - Summer Internship Program
North Carolina Botanical Garden, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2017)
North Carolina State University, Nanosystems Engineering Research Center for Advanced Self-Powered Systems of Integrated Sensors and Technologies (ASSIST), Raleigh, NC - co-op (2018) Summer REU program "open to any student who is majoring in a science or engineering-related field... in a 10-week intensive research experience at NCSU or at one of ASSIST’s partner institutions (Penn State University, the University of Virginia, Florida International University, UNC-Chapel Hill, and the University of Michigan)"
North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) "Our online application (for 2018) will open on December 1, 2017" - Summer Institute in Biostatistics - "Undergraduates majoring in mathematics, science or other quantitatively oriented areas of study or majoring in other areas but with a quantitative background are eligible" - "Housing, meals, travel expenses to and from the program, and some extracurricular activities are covered" (no additional stipend offered?)
North Carolina State University, Biotechnology Program and Department of Plant Biology, Raleigh, NC - co-op, application (2018) Integrative Molecular Plant Systems Undergraduate Research Experience
North Carolina State University, Department of Plant Pathology, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) Kelman Summer Research Internships
North Carolina State University, Soil Science, College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, Raleigh, NC - co-op (2017) Basic and Environmental Soil Science Training
Novozymes, Franklinton, NC - co-op (2017)
Possumwood Acres Wildlife Sanctuary, Hubert, NC - co-op, application (2018) "..Veterinary Medicine, Biology, Zoology, Veterinary Assisting, Wildlife Management, Environmental Sciences, Small Animal Management, and/or Wildlife Rehabilitation - does not appear to be a paid opportunity
Sea Turtle Rescue & Rehabilitation Center, Surf City, NC - co-op (2018) "Applications for Summer 2018 will be posted on December 1, 2017" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Pharmacology, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2017) "The 2017 CSF Program application process will begin January 1, 2017. We invite you to come back to this page to apply then" - Carolina Summer Fellowship Program
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Institute for the Environment, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2017) IDEA (Increasing Diversity and Enhancing Academia) Undergraduate Research Experience - "Research opportunities in the fields of Marine Sciences, Geology, Geography, and Environmental Sciences"
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, North Carolina Health Careers Access Program, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2017) Science Enrichment Preparation Program
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2017) Summer of Learning and Research (SOLAR) Program
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op (2017) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates - "research projects under the guidance of faculty mentors in the following areas: biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, cellular biophysics, structural biology, computational biology, genetics, genomics, and proteomics
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Schools of Medicine and Dentistry, Chapel Hill, NC - co-op, more details (2017) "Applications for the 2017 MED cycle will be available the week of October 17, 2016" - Medical Education Development (MED) Program - "...applicants should be premedical or pre-dental candidates with one year remaining before desired application to professional school"
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, Department of Biological Sciences, Charlotte, NC - co-op (2017) REU Summer Program: Biology and Biotechnology
Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC - co-op (2017) "Applications for the 2017 Summer Scholars Program will open on or before December 1st with a January 15th deadline for submission" - Summer Scholars Program
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Center for Injury Biomechanics, Winston-Salem, NC - co-op (2017) Summer Biomedical Engineering Research Opportunities
Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Hypertension & Vascular Research Center, Winston-Salem, NC - co-op (2017) Excellence in Cardiovascular Sciences Summer Program for underrepresented minorities


North Dakota - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

American Heart Association Midwest Affiliates - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - funds undergraduate student research at accredited Midwest Affiliate institutions in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota or Wisconsin
North Dakota State University, Collaborations in Discipline-based Education Research, Fargo, ND - co-op (2018) Growing up STEM: Tracing the roots of undergraduate learning through discipline-based education research
University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND - co-op (2017) Genes & the Environment: Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) from Rural and Tribal Colleges

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

American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate (no website) - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - participating states include Deleware, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
Aullwood Audubon Center and Farm, Dayton, OH - co-op (2018) "For more information on internships, please email Aullwood's Intern Coordinator at nconrad@audubon.org" - not sure if these would be paid oppportunities
Battelle, CBRNE Defense team, Columbus, OH - co-op, application (2018) Biology Intern
Case Western University, Academic Careers in Engineering & Science (ACES) Program, Cleveland, OH - co-op application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Program (for minority undergraduates)
Case Western University, Department of Macromolecular Science & Engineering, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017) 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.."
Case Western University and Division of Pediatrics at Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospital, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017) Summer Student Research Program Rainbow Babies and Children's Hospitals of Cleveland
Case Western University, Department of Pharmacology, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2018)
Case Western University School of Medicine, Office of Multicultural Programs, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017) Heart, Lung and Blood (HLB) Summer Research Program
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2018) "The Online Application (ffor 2018) will open November 1, 2017 " - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2017) Biomedical Research Internship for Minority Students (click on Show Program Details) - for Cincinnati area graduating high school seniors and college freshmen
Cincinnati Nature Center, Milford, OH - co-op (2018) "Environmental Interpretation Internship 2018-2019" - " paid, full-time, 9-month internship beginning in late August and running through the end of May. Housing is provided on site."
Cleveland Clinic, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017) Cleveland Clinic NSF Undergraduate Student Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017)
Cleveland Museum of Natural History, Cleveland, OH - co-op, application (2017) Kirtlandia Research Internship Program
College of Wooster, Wooster, OH - co-op (2017) "...unites the successful neuroscience undergraduate research programs of four predominately undergraduate institutions in Northern Ohio and Eastern Indiana" (College of Wooster, Wooster, OH; Ohio Wesleyan University, Deleware, OH; Kenyon College, Gambier OH; Earlham College, Richmond, IN
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Peninsula, OH - co-op (2017) Summer Camp Lead Counselor
Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park, Peninsula, OH - co-op (2017) Summer Camp Counselor
Diabetes Partnership of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2017)
MetroHealth Foundation, Cleveland, OH - co-op, application (2017) The Chester Summer Scholars Program - must be a resident of Ohio or attend an Ohio college or university
Miami University (of Ohio), Oxford, OH - co-op (2018) The Ecology of Human-Dominated Landscapes - does not provide any details about paid stipends
Miami University (of Ohio), Oxford, OH - co-op (2018) Summer REU in Chemistry and Biochemistry at Miami University - "Students will choose from cutting edge research projects in analytical, biological, inorganic, organic, and physical chemistry as well as chemistry education research with most projects being interdisciplinary, such as bio-analytical, bio-inorganic, biophysical, or nano-materials"
National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, OH - co-op (2018) "Summer 2018 Start/End Dates: Session #1: June 4 – August 10, 2018; Session #2: June 11 – August 17, 2018" - scroll down to NASA Internship Program at Glenn Research Center
Ohio Agricultural Research and Development Center, Wooster, OH - co-op (2017) OARDC Research Internships in Wooster (ORIP) - Select Students link from left hand column under Research Internship Program
Ohio State University, College of Medicine, Medical Sciencist Training Program, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Course Creating Excellence in Scientific Study (SUCCESS)
Ohio State University, College of Pharmacy, Columbus, OH - co-op application (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in the Pharmaceutical Sciences
Ohio State University, Department of Evolution, Ecology and Organismal Biology, Columbus Ohio - co-op (NOT active yet)
Ohio State University, Department of Molecular Genetics, Columbus, OH - co-op (2018)
Ohio State University, Department of Plant Pathology, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017) Summer Internship in Plant Pathology - "Internships are available on either the Columbus, OH or the Wooster, OH (OARDC) campus of The Ohio State University"
Ohio State University, East Asian Studies Center, Columbus, OH - co-op (2018) Undergraduate STEM Foreign Language and Area Studies Fellowships - "..available to undergraduate students of junior or senior standing in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) field who have successfully completed two years of East Asian language study at the college level"
Ohio State University, Mathematical Biosciences Institute, Columbus, OH - co-op (2017)
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2018) scroll down to Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Center of Excellence for Multicultural Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2018) scroll down to Summer Scholars Program
Ohio University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Athens, OH - co-op (2018) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Treatment-Related Research for Youth with Social, Emotional, and Behavioral Problems
Proctor & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH (and other locations) - co-op SEARCH (2018) select Internship under Job Type in left hand column - many require completion of a degree (check each position for details)
Proctor & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH (and other locations) - co-op (2018) Research Technician Paid Internship (Co-op) - Research & Development-RND00003585
University of Cincinnati, Department of Biological Sciences, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2016) Sensory Ecology – the study of how animals acquire and respond to information about their environment - no longer offered
University of Cincinnati, Women in Science and Engineering Program, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2015)
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2017) "2017 SURE application - available November 1st"- Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology & Cell Biophysics, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2017) "The Summer 2017 application will go live on November 1st" - Summer Undergraduate Research Training Program in Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Pharmaceutical Sciences
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Medical Scientist Training Program, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2017) "The Summer 2017 application will go live on November 1st"- Medical Scientist Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Neuroscience Graduate Program, Cincinnati, OH - co-op (2017) "Applications for summer 2017 will open soon, watch this space for upcoming details" - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Neuroscience
University of Toledo, College of Medicine, Toledo, OH - co-op (2016) Biomedical Research Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURP) on the Health Science Campus - not offered in 2017
University of Toledo, College of Medicine, Toledo, OH - co-op (2016) Clinical Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship - not offered in 2017
University of Toledo, Lake Erie Center, Oregon, OH - co-op (2017) Research Experiemce for Undergraduates
Wright State University School of Medicine, Dayton, OH - co-op (2017) "Check back to this web site in January 2017 to apply for the 2017 summer program." - Short-Term Training Program to Increase Diversity in Health-Related Research


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

National Weather Center, Norman, OK - co-op (2018) "We will post the 2018 application by Thanksgiving" - Real-World Research Experiences for Undergraduates - for "motivated undergraduate students from any major who are interested in a career in research"
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK - co-op, application (2017) Research Experience for Undergraduates studying hydrology, geosciences, and biology at the Cow Creek Stream Rehabilitation Site on the Oklahoma State University (OSU) campus
Oklahoma State University, Biobased Products and Energy Center, Stillwater, OK - co-op, more details (2017) Interdisciplinary Approach to Sustainable Biobased Products and Energy Development
Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma Water Resources Center, Stillwater, OK - co-op, application (2017) "...studies in hydrology, geosciences, and biology at the Cow Creek Stream Rehabilitation Site"
Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, Inc, Ardmore, OK - co-op, application (2018) Lloyd Noble Scholars in Agriculture
Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, Inc, Ardmore, OK - co-op, application (2018) Lloyd Noble Scholars in Plant Science
University of Central Oklahoma, College of Mathematics and Science, Edmund, OK - co-op (2017) An eight-week program - includes seven weeks in Turkey (based at Uludag University in Bursa)
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Stephenson Cancer Center, Oklahoma City, OK - co-op (2017) Cancer Undergraduate Research Experience (CURE) - scroll down to HELPFUL LINKS under CONTACTS & LINKS for more information and application - application deadline is January 15, 2017
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Graduate College, Oklahoma City, OK - co-op, application (2017) Native American Research Center for Health
University of Oklahoma Health Science Center, Graduate College, Oklahoma City, OK - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience


Oregon

American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - "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"
Center for Coastal Margin Observation and Prediction, Beaverton, OR - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Internship
EcoInformatics Summer Institute, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR - co-op, application (2017) at the H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest near near Blue River, OR
H.J. Andrews Experimental Forest, Oregon State University, near Blue River, OR - co-op (2017)
Institute for Applied Ecology, Corvallis. OR - co-op (2017)
Conservation Research Paid Internships
Oregon Health & Science University, Oregon Institute for Occupational Health Sciences, Portland, OR - co-op (2017) "students must be Oregon residents or attend college in Oregon"
Oregon Health & Science University, Department of Medical Informatics and Clinical Epidemiology, Portland, OR - co-op (2017) Biomedical Informatics Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Oregon Health & Science University, Division of Environmental & Biomolecular Systems, Portland, OR - co-op (2017) scroll down to Undergraduate and High School Internships
Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR - co-op (2018) "The 2018 OHSU Summer Equity Research Program application will be available in December" - Summer Equity Research Program
Oregon National Primate Research Center, Oregon Health & Science University, Beaverton, OR - co-op (2018) Summer Fellowship Program includes research in neurodevelopment, neuroendocrinology, neurodegeneration, cancer, aging, mental illness, brain injury, addiction, obesity, reproductive health, immune response to infectious agents, and stem cells
Oregon Sea Grant, Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2017) Oregon Sea Grant Summer Scholars Program for Undergraduates
Oregon State University, Department of Botany & Plant Pathology, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2016) The Ernest and Pauline Jaworski Fund for Summer Research Experiences for Underserved Undergraduates in Plant Science
Oregon State University, College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences, Corvallis, OR - co-op (2017) Research Mentors at CEOAS (scroll down to CEOAS Mentors, Summer Internships)
Oregon State University, Hatfield Marine Science Center, Newport, OR - co-op (2017) Research Mentors at HMSC
Portland State University, Portland, OR - co-op, application (2018) Research projects in the following fields are available: ..., Biology and Environmental Science"
United States Department of Agriculture Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station, Portland, OR - co-op (2018) scroll down to Special Programs for Students and Recent Graduate - not sure if these are paid positions
University of Oregon, Eugene, OR - co-op, application (2016) "There is not a hard deadline (for application) - We will begin making offers of admission to R25 Summer Research Program the last monday in February, and we will continue to review applications until all slots are filled." - University of Oregon R25 Summer Research Program - "participate in ongoing National Institute of Child Health and Development funded research in a mentored research program"
University of Oregon, Biology Department, Eugene, OR - co-op (2016) Research Experiences for Undergraduates Summer Program in Molecular Biosciences
University of Oregon, Biology Department, Eugene, OR - co-op (2016) "There is not a hard application deadline. We review applications on a rolling basis, and we begin making offers of admission in late February, continuing until all slots are filled, usually by late March" - Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
University of Oregon, Meta Center for Systems Biology, Eugene, OR - co-op (2017) "There is not a hard deadline (for applications). We will begin making offers of admission in January, and we will continue to review applications until all slots are filled" - Alaska Oregon Research Training Alliance for undergraduates from Alaskan universities
University of Oregon, Oregon Institute of Marine Biology, Charleston, OR - co-op (2017) Exploration of Marine Biology on the Oregon Coast


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

American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate (no website) - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - participating states include Deleware, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve, New Hope, PA - co-op (2017)
Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Duke University, Durham, NC - co-op (2018) "Please check back with us Fall 2017 for Applications for Summer 2018" - Research sites include four CEINT partner institutions: Duke (NC), Virginia Tech (VA), and Carnegie Mellon Universities (PA) as well as the European Center for Research and Education in Geosciences and the Environment (CEREGE) in Aix-en-Provence, France
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2018) Injury Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2018) Applications for Summer 2018 will open in November 2017" - Summer Scholars Program
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Internship Program
Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Duke University, Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Durham, NC - co-op (2018) "Please return to this page in January 2018 for details about the summer 2018 program" - 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"
Duquense University, Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2018) Undergraduate Research Program
Duquense University, Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2018) Neurodegenerative Undergraduate Research Experience (NURE)
Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) "The annual deadline for submitting nominations is April 1." - Undergraduate Summer Research Fellowship Program
GlaxoSmithKline, Research Triangle Park, NC; Philadelphis, PA and other sites - co-op (2017) enter internship in keywords box
Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, Kempton, PA - co-op (2017) scroll down to Summer Field Experience Internships - not sure if these are paid positions
Hepatitis B Foundation, Doylestown, PA - co-op (2017) College Internship Program - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Lankenau Institute for Medical Research, Wynnewood, PA - co-op (2017) "..research in cardiovascular and autoimmune diseases, cancer and diabetes.." - these are not paid opportunities
Lehigh Valley Health Network, Allentown, PA - co-op (2018) Research Scholar Program
LeHigh University, Bethlehem, PA - co-op (2017) Biosystems Dynamics Summer Institute - Previous Projects included Computational Biology and Molecular Biology of RNA, Bioinformatics and Population Genomics
Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA - co-op, application (2017) Rotational Summer Internship in Public Horticulture - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA - co-op, application (2017) several internship areas listed - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Magee Women's Research Institute, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) College Summer Internship Program - "Research Areas: Development & Regenerative Medicine, Female Cancer, Gynecology, Infectious Disease, Pregnancy, Reproductive Physiology, Gonadal Biology & Fertility, and Women’s Health"
Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2018) Monell Science Apprenticeship Program - "...for undergraduate students in the Philadelphia area"
National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, Bethesda, MD - co-op (2015) NIDDK Diversity Summer Research Training Program (DSRTP) for Undergraduate Students - Short-term Education Program for Underrepresented Persons (STEP-UP) at five Coordinating Intitutions in CA, MD, PA
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA - co-op (2018) Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Climate Science
Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine/Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - co-op (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research Internship Program
Pennsylvania State University, College of Medicine/Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Pennsylvania State University, The Graduate School, University Park, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Research Opportunities Program participates in the Committee on Institutional Cooperation 2017 Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)
Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA - co-op (2017) "We will begin accepting applications for the 2017 Program in December 2016" - Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Climate Science
Pocono Environmental Education Center, Delaware Water Gap National Recreation Area, PA - co-op (2018) Environmental Education Intern - Internships are normally 3 to 4 months, but can be 2 to 10 months."
Riverbend Environmental Education Center, Gladwyne, PA - co-op (2017)
Seaworld Parks and Entertainment, locations in CA, FL, PA, TX, VA - co-op (2017)
Shaver's Creek Environmental Center, Petersburg, PA - co-op (2018) select 2018 on "Year you are applying for" on application
Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson College of Biomedical Sciences, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Program
University of Pennsylvania, Biomedical Graduate Studies, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Internship Program
University of Pennsylvania, Department of Electrical and Systems Engineering, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Several projects 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 (2017) 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 Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Program for Educating Radiation Scientists
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Center for Molecular Studies in Digestive and Liver Disease, Philadelphia, PA - co-op (2017) Undergraduate Student Scholars Program
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Center of Excellence for Diversity in Health Education and Research, Philadelphia, PA - co-op, application (2017) Summer Pre-Med Enrichment Program For Under-Represented Minority Students - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
University of Pittsburgh, Center for Neural Basis of Cognition, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Program in Computational Neuroscience
University of Pittsburgh, Center for Neuroscience, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Pittsburgh, Human Engineering Research Laboratories, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) 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, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2015) Summer Premedical Academic Enrichment Program
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Computational and Systems Biology, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) "Expect to see the TECBio 2017 application live on this website in mid-to-late December! The deadline will be February 13th." - Training and Experimentation in Computational Biology (TECBio): Simulation and Visualization of Biological Systems at Multiple Scales
University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Interdisciplinary Biomedical Graduate Program, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (2017) Participating Programs include: Cell Biology, Cellular and Molecular Pathology, Immunology, Molecular Biophysics and Structural Biology, Molecular Genetics and Developmental Biology, Molecular Pharmacology, Molecular Virology and Microbiology
University of Pittsburgh, Vascular Medicine Institute, Pittsburgh, PA - co-op (some 2016 details/dates) (2017) Application is for 2017 - Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP) in Cardiovascular Sciences
Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, Mill Run, PA - co-op (2017) scroll down to Land Stewardship Department - not sure if this is a paid opportunity


Puerto Rico -
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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


Rhode Island -
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American Cancer Society, New England Division, Framingham, MA - co-op, online application instructions (2017) 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 (2018) 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)
Brown University, Providence, RI - co-op (2018) "SUMMER 2018 Application- Available November 1, 2017" - Brown University Minority Health and Health Disparities International Research Training Program in Bangledesh, Brazil, Ghana, India, The Phillipines, Mexico, Ukraine
Ocean View Foundation, Block Island, RI - co-op (2016) Summer EcoWorker
The Leadership Alliance, Providence, RI - co-op, application (2018) Summer Research Early Identification Program at 21 participating universities
Rhode Island IDeA Network of Biomedical Research Excellence, Kingston, RI and Providence, RI - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program at the University of Rhode Island & Brown University
University of Rhode Island, Graduate School of Oceanography, Narragansett, RI - co-op, application information (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in Oceanography


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Alpha Genesis, Inc., Yemassee, SC - co-op (2018) Pre-Baccalaureate Summer Training Program (primate research) - "For more information about these programs, please contact AGI at hr@alphagenesisinc.com. The annual application deadline ... is April 30th" - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Clemson University, Life Sciences Outreach Center, Clemson, SC - co-op (2018) "Check back in the fall to apply for 2018" - NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates: From Genomes to Phenomes - Exploring Function Across Scales
College of Charleston, Charleston, SC - co-op (2017) Computational Genomics Undergraduate Research Experience
College of Charleston, Grice Marine Laboratory (Fort Johnson Summer Research Program), Charleston, SC - co-op (2017) Marine Organismal Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op (2016 dates) (2017) application is for 2017 - 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.
Marine Resources Division, South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, Fort Johnson Complex, SC - co-op (2017) Minorities in Marine and Environmental Sciences (MIMES) Internship Program
Medical University of South Carolina, College of Graduate Studies, Charleston, SC - co-op, more details (including application) (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Medical University of South Carolina, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Charleston, SC - co-op (2018) DART Summer Research Fellowship Program
Medical University of South Carolina, Marine Biomedicine and Environmental Sciences, Charleston, SC - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Program: Marine Biomedicine & Environmental Health
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2018) 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
Savannah River Ecology Laboratory, Aiken, SC - co-op (2017) REU in Radioecology
University of South Carolina, Center for Colon Cancer Research, Columbia, SC - co-op (some 2016 information) (2017) Application is for 2017 - Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Program
University of South Carolina, Marine Science Program, Columbia, SC - co-op (2015) Marine Biogeochemistry - from Salt Marshes to the Deep Ocean

South Dakota - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

American Heart Association Midwest Affiliates - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - funds undergraduate student research at accredited Midwest Affiliate institutions in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota or Wisconsin
Sanford Health, Sanford Research, Sioux Falls, SD - co-op (2018) Sanford Program for Undergraduate Research (SPUR) - scroll down to instructions on How to Apply
Sanford Health, Sanford Research, Sioux Falls, SD - co-op (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research Experience - Social-Behavioral Research Training in American Indian Community-Based Projects - scroll down for application instructions
State of South Dakota - co-op (2017) State of South Dakota Intern Program - follow Search directions to view opportunities - "Search for internships: Go to our Jobs Page. Click All open positions. Internships are listed on the bottom right corner of the page" - check each position for details
University of South Dakota, Missouri River Institute, Vermillion, SD - co-op (2017) Sustainable RIVER (Remediating InVasives to Encourage Resilience)
Wind Cave National Park, Hot Springs, SD - co-op (2017)


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Christian Brothers University, Memphis, TN - co-op (2018) "Applications for Summer 2018 will be available soon!" - Minority International Research Training (MIRT) program - Research projects in Brazil, Nicaragua, Trinidad and Uganda
Covance, various locations - co-op SEARCH (2017) Click on any of the "round-top pointed" symbols for positions in that location (Indianapolis, IN; Princeton, NJ; Madison, WI; Nashville, TN) check position for details
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op, application (2017) 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.
National Institute for Mathematical and Biological Synthesis, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN - co-op (2018) Research Experiences for Undergraduates for "Undergraduate majors in math, biology, and related fields" - "...cover a range of life science areas including disease and health, evolution, ecology, molecular biology... "
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2018) Community College Internship (for students durrently enrolled in any Community College) at several different locations in CA, CO, ID, IL, IA, NJ, NM, SC, TN, WA
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application (2017) Higher Education Research Experiences
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op, application (2017) Higher Education Research Experiences - College Entering Freshma
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2018) Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Pediatric Oncology Education Program, Memphis, TN - co-op, application (2018) Pediatric Oncology Education Program
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN - co-op (2017) Microbial Community Interactions and Functions
Vanderbilt University, College of Arts and Science, Institute of Chemical Biology, Nashville, TN - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Chemical Biology - "...designed to introduce chemistry, biochemistry and biology students to the research processes..."
Vanderbilt University, Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences, Nashville, TN - co-op (2016) REU: Before and After a Supereruption - "This REU will take place in the desert of western Arizona (for fieldwork) and in the geological sciences departments at Vanderbilt University (Nashville, TN) and Mercyhurst University (Erie, PA)" - no longer offered
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) BP-ENDURE program for "..neuroscience majors from traditionally underrepresented groups"
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Summer Enrichment Research Program in Education and Neuroscience Training
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) The Conte Center Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) in Neuroscience
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Undergraduate Clinical Research Internships Program
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Undergraduate Research Internships on the Pathobiology of Diabetic Nephropathy
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) The Molecular and Cellular Biology Summer Program
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Vanderbilt Minority Summer Research Program
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Vanderbilt Summer Diabetes Research Program
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Vanderbilt Summer Undergraduate Research Internship in Biomedical Informatics
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Vascular Biology-Short Term Training Program for Minority Students
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) Vanderbilt Vaccine Center
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Summer Science Academy, Nashville, TN - co-op, Application (2017) "Funding for the 2017 Summer Program has not yet been confirmed:" - Vanderbilt Benign Urologic Disease Center Summer Programm
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Department of Pharmacology, Nashville, TN - co-op (2017) Summer Program for Undergraduate Students


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Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX - co-op, (2018) "Applications (for 2018) will open online Nov.15" - Summer Medical And Research Training (SMART) Program
Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Houston, TX - co-op, application (2018) Michael E. DeBakey Summer Surgery Program - Not a paid opportunity; funding for housing is NOT provided
Baylor College of Medicine, Human Genome Sequencing Center, Houston, TX - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Program - G/GREAT (Genetics/Genomics Research Education And Training Program)
Dallas Zoo, Dallas, TX - co-op (2018) not sure if these are paid opportunities
Dialysis Clinic Inc., Nashville, TN - co-op, application (2017) 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.
Fossil Rim Wildlife Center, Glen Rose, TX - co-op (2017) scroll down to Internship- check each opportunity for details regarding dates and possible stipend
Houston Methodist, Houston, TX - co-op (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research Internship - "Application requirements and instructions for the 2018 Summer Undergraduate Research Internship will be available soon." - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
Houston Zoo, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) Collegiate Conservation Program (summers)
Houston Zoo, Houston, TX - co-op (2018) Animal Care Internship - not sure if this is a paid opportunity - Summer 2018: Apply December 1, 2017 through March 1, 2018
Houston Zoo, Houston, TX - co-op (2018) Non-Animal Care Internship - not sure if this is a paid opportunity - Summer 2018: Apply December 1, 2017 through March 1, 2018 y
International Exotic Animal Sanctuary, Boyd, TX - co-op (2018) Vehicles, housing and stipend are provided
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2018) MD Anderson Summer Experience (several opportunities listed)
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2018) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas, Houston, TX - co-op (2018) CPRIT-CURE Summer Undergraduate Research program
MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX - co-op (2018) "Applications are accepted between Dec. 1 and mid-January of each year. Visit this webpage after Dec. 1 to apply" - Cancer Prevention Research Training Program (CPRTP) Summer Research Experience
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"
Office of Naval Research, Washington, DC - co-op (2017) Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program - Participating Labs include Navy Medical Research Center (Silver Spring, MD) and Naval Medical Research Unit (San Antonio, TX)
Rice University, Institute of Biosciences and Bioengineering, Houston, TX - co-op (2018) Summer Research Experience in Multi-Scale Biomolecular Networks
Seaworld Parks and Entertainment
, locations in CA, FL, PA, TX, VA - co-op (2017)
Southwest National Primate Research Center, Texas Biomedical Research Institute, San Antonio, TX - co-op (2018) Undergraduate and Graduate Student Internships
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX - co-op (2018) 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
Texas A&M University, Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, College Station, TX - co-op (2018) "open to pre-baccalaureate undergraduate students majoring in biochemistry, chemistry, genetics, biology, or any life science" - "Topics of Research include structural biology, molecular genetics, genomics, enzymology"
Texas A&M University, Department of Oceanograpy, College Station, TX - co-op (2018) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Observing the Ocean: hypoxia, harmful algae, oil spills and ocean acidification.
Texas A&M University - Galveston Campus , Galveston, TX - co-op (2017) Ocean and Coastal Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Texas A&M University Health Science Center, College of Medicine College Station, TX - co-op, application (2018) Summer Research Program
Texas Commission on Environmental Quality , Austin, TX - co-op (2018) Mickey Leland Internship Program - not sure if this is a paid program
Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, Austin, TX - co-op (2017) Student Internship Program
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Lubbock, TX - co-op (2018) Summer Accelerated Biomedical Research Internships
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 North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX - co-op (2016) Summer Training Among Research Scientists (STARS) Program
University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Fort Worth, TX - co-op (2015) Summer Multicultural Advanced Research Training (SMART) Program
University of Texas at Austin, Environmental Science Institute, Austin, TX - co-op (2017) Research Experience for Undergraduates - Climate Change Impacts in Semi-Arid Regions
University of Texas at Austin, Marine Science Institute, Port Aransas TX - co-op (2017) "Please check back in Winter 2016 for information about applications to the 2017 program" - REU in Subtropical Marine Ecosystems
University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX - co-op (2017) "..ecology and evolution influencing Chihuahuan Desert biodiversity.."
University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX - co-op (2017) Summer Mentoring and Research Training program in Methods in the Neuroscience of Drug-addiction (SMART MIND)
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) Summer Research Program - not sure if this is a paid program
University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, Houston, TX - Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics, Houston, TX - co-op (2017) Micro-SURP Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Cancer Therapy and Research Center, Department of Cellular and Structural Biology, San Antonio, TX - co-op (2015) Cancer Prevention & Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) Summer Undergraduate Research Scholar Program
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Molecular Medicine, San Antonio, TX - co-op (2012 information) (2016) Application is for 2016 - "Must be either enrolled in a Texas college or university OR a Texas resident enrolled in a college or university in another US state"
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Pharmacology, San Antonio, TX - co-op, application (2017) Summer Research Opportunities for Undergraduates
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Department of Physiology, San Antonio, TX - co-op (2017) Summer Physiology Undergraduate Research
University of Texas Medical Branch, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Galveston, TX - co-op, application (2017) Neuroscience Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2015) Undergraduate Medical Research Fellows Program (SUMR) - "specifically targeted to student researchers who intend to pursue a career in medicine and research, but who do not intend to pursue a a graduate degree (PhD or MD/PhD). " - Texas residency is required
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2017) Quantitative and Physical Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (QP-SURF) - Research areas include: Biomedical Engineering, Computational Biology
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)-Cancer
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Dallas, TX - co-op, application (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Institution for the Study of Kidney Disease

Wildlife Rescue & Rehabilitation, Inc., Kendalia, TX - co-op (2016) - not paid


Utah

American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - "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 Utah, BioScience Research Program, Molecular Biology and Biological Chemistry, Salt Lake City, UT - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Program - "research experience in a variety of biological fields, including biochemistry, cell and developmental biology, ecology, genetics, immunology, molecular biology, and neurobiology"
University of Utah, Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology, Salt Lake City, UT - co-op (2015) Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT - co-op, application (2017) Summer Program for Undergraduate Research - includes three separate programs: Undergraduate Research Access for Minorities Program (URAMP); Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP); Utah Summer Undergraduate Research Program (USURP)
University of Utah, Huntsman Cancer Institute, Salt Lake City, UT - co-op, application (2017) Programs listed under the Summer Program for Undergraduate Research are also held in the Huntsman Cancer Institute

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

American Cancer Society, New England Division, Framingham, MA - co-op, online application instructions (2017) 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 (2018) 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)
Montshire Museum of Science, Norwich, VT - co-op (2018) "...12- and 15-week fulltime internships throughout the year with flexible start dates"
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Lubbock, TX - co-op (2018) Summer Accelerated Biomedical Research Internships - Previous Mentors included
University of Vermont, College of Medicine, Department of Neurological Scieces, Burlington, VT - co-op (2017) Neuroscience Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships
University of Vermont, Rubenstein Ecosystem Science Laboratory, Burlington, VT - co-op (2016) Interdisciplinary Research on Human Impacts in the Lake Champlain Ecosystem
Vermont Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research - co-op (2017) "We anticipate application materials (for 2017) being available in early December" - Research on Adaptation to Climate Change- at five participating universities in Vermont (Saint Michaels College, Colchester, VT; University of Vermont, Burlington, VT; Johnson State College, Johnson, VT; Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT; Lyndon State College, Johnson, VT)
Vermont Institute of Natural Science, Woodstock, VT - co-op (2017) Avian Care Internship
Vermont Youth Conservation Corps, Waterbury, VT - co-op (2017) Conservation Program positions - not sure if these are paid opportunities


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

American Academy of Audiology, Reston, VA - co-op, application guidelines (2017) "Deadline: October 4, 2016 at midnight" - Student Summer Research Fellowship to support undergraduate research under direction of a mentor performing research in audiology
American Horticultural Society's River Farm, Alexandria, VA - co-op (2017)
Blandy Experimental Farm, State Arboretum of Virginia, Boyce VA - co-op (2018)
Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Duke University, Durham, NC - co-op (2018) "Please check back with us Fall 2017 for Applications for Summer 2018" - Research sites include four CEINT partner institutions: Duke (NC), Virginia Tech (VA), and Carnegie Mellon Universities (PA) as well as the European Center for Research and Education in Geosciences and the Environment (CEREGE) in Aix-en-Provence, France
Chincoteague National Wildlife Refuge, Chincoteague, VA - co-op (2017) contact informaion under Questions? at bottom - not sure if these are paid opportunities
Duke University, Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology, Durham, NC - co-op (2018) "Please return to this page in January 2018 for details about the summer 2018 program" - 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"
Eastern Virginia Medical School, Department of Pediatrics, Norfolk, VA - co-op, program description, application (2017) Summer Scholars Program
Fairfax County Virginia, VA - co-op (2017) - several opportunities listed - some may not be paid: check each link for specific details

Fairfax County Virginia, VA - co-op (2017) Proposed Internship Projects, Resource Management Division
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 opportunityy
George Mason University, Center for Climate Change Communication, Fairfax, Virginia - co-op (2017) "Information about how to apply for the 2017 program will be posted this fall" - National Park Service Climate Communication Internship Program
Green Spring Gardens, Alexandria, VA - co-op (2017)
Hampton University, Hampton, VA - co-op (2018) "The application deadline is February 15th of each year" - Minority Health International Research Training (MHIRT) program at the the University of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania, Egerton University in Njoro, Kenya, and University of Benin in Benin City, Nigeria
Howard Hughes Research Institute, Janelia Farm Research Campus, Ashburn, VA - co-op (2017) research in basic neuroscience, bio-imaging, evolutionary biology, computational biology
Mountain Lake Biological Station, Allegheny Mountains of Southwestern Virginia - co-op (2018)
Old Dominian University, Department of Ocean, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, Norfolk, VA - co-op (2017)
Seaworld Parks and Entertainment, locations in CA, FL, PA, TX, VA - co-op (2017)
Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology, Division of Invertebrate Zoology, McLean VA - co-op (2018) Libbie H. Hyman Memorial Scholarship - "The Hyman Scholarship is intended to help support a first meaningful field station experience for a first or second year graduate student, or an advanced undergraduate; to carry on research on INVERTEBRATES at a marine, freshwater, or terrestrial field station"
University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA - co-op (2017) Summer Research Internship Program
Virginia Commonwealth University, Division for Health Sciences Diversity, Richmond, VA - co-op (2017) Summer Academic Enrichment Program
Virginia Commonwealth University, School of Medicine, Richmond, VA - co-op (2017) "Look for the summer 2017 application beginning November 2016" - Summer Student Program in Microbiology, Infectious Diseases and Public Health Epidemiology
Virginia Institute of Marine Science, Gloucester Point, VA - co-op (2017)
Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), Department of Biomedical Engineering and Mechanics, Blacksburg, VA - co-op, application and more details (2017) multiscale approach to biomechanical research
Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), LabView Enabled Watershed Assessment System, Blacksburg, VA - co-op (2017) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Site Interdisciplinary Water Sciences and Engineering
Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program, Blacksburg, VA - co-op (2017) Undergraduate Summer Research Internship
Virginia Tech (Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University), Virginia Bioinformatics Institute, Blacksburg, VA - co-op (2015) Microbiology in the Post Genome Era


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

American Heart Association, Western States Affiliates - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - "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"
Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA - co-op, more details from NSF (2018) research in neuroscience, neurobiology, neural engineering
Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA - co-op (2018) "The application for the Summer 2018 program will open November 1" - Hazards and Risks of Climate Change in the Pacific Northwest - "open to undergraduates who are currently enrolled at two-year and four-year colleges in the Pacific Northwest, particularly students in their first and second years of college."
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA - co-op (2017)
Friday Harbor Laboratory, San Juan Island, WA - co-op (2017) Integrative Biology and Ecology of Marine Organisms
Heritage University, Toppenish, WA - co-op (2017) Summer Internship Opportunities (at Heritage University)
Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean, University of Washington, Seattle, WA - co-op (2018) "Applications for the 2018 program will be available in November"
Mount St. Helens Institute, Amboy, WA - co-op (2017) Educational Interpretation Internship
Mount St. Helens Institute, Amboy, WA - co-op (2017) Interpretation Internship
Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN - co-op (2018) 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
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, WA - co-op (2018) several opportunities listed, check each for details
Shannon Point Marine Center, Anacortes, WA - co-op (2018)
University of Washington, Seattle, WA - co-op, application (2017) Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program
University of Washington, Center for Sensorimotor Neural Engineering, Seattle, WA - co-op (2017) "Applications for the 2017 Summer CSNE REU program will be available during the fall of 2016" - "..novel modes of human-computer interaction for consumers by connecting brains with technology"
University of Washington, Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, Seattle, WA - co-op (2017) Environmental Health (Summer) Research Experience Program
University of Washington, Genomics Outreach for Minorities, Seattle, WA - co-op (2017) Genome Sciences Summer Research Program for Undergraduates
University of Washington, Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center, Seattle, WA - co-op (2017) INSIGHT Summer Research Program - "Past research areas include elucidating the risk factors and causes of injuries, injury prevention strategies, acute and chronic care of injured patients, outcomes from trauma, and interventions to return the injured individual to their full potential" - Previous Projects
University of Washington, Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean, Seattle, WA - co-op (2017) "Check back in November for 2017 applications"
University of Washington, Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity, Environmental and Occupational Health, Seattle, WA - co-op (2017) Environmental Health Research Experience Program
University of Washington, School of Pharmacy, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, Seattle WA - co-op (2017) "Application and program dates for the summer of 2017: to be posted" - Pharmacological Science Summer Diversity Program
Washington State University, Pullman, WA - co-op (2017) "Our NSF-REU grant is currently pending but we are accepting applications for Summer 2017" - Plant Genomics and Biotechnology
Washington State University, College of Pharmacy, Spokane, WA - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program in Pharmaceutical Sciences
Washington State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Pullman, WA - co-op (2017) "We will begin receiving applications for 2017 in February 2017" - Summer Undergraduate Research Experience in Biomedicine
Washington State University Vancouver, Vancouver, WA - co-op (2017) Landscape Ecology and Ecosystem Dynamics in the Columbia River Basin: Integrating Terrestrial and Aquatic Perspectives
Weyerhauser, headquarters in Federal Way, WA - co-op (2017) select Intern/Co-op under Job Position - positions in several locations
Wolf Hollow Wildlife Rehabilation Center, Friday Harbor, WA - co-op (2017) "If you are interested in applying for an internship in 2017, please visit this web site again in ~ Nov 2016 for updated information" - not sure if these are paid positions

West Virginia - Return to top of State Listing - Return to Co-op Posting Categories

American Heart Association, Great Rivers Affiliate (no website) - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - participating states include Deleware, Kentucky, Ohio, Pennsylvania, West Virginia
West Virginia University, Cancer Institute , Morgantown, WV - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Cancer Research Program
West Virginia University Health Sciences Center, Neurosciences Institute, Morgantown, WV - co-op (2017) Summer Undergraduate Research Internships


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

Aldo Leopold Foundation, Baraboo, WI - co-op (2018) scroll down to "How and When to Apply" - "The fellowship announcement is posted in mid-late November"
American Heart Association Midwest Affiliates - co-op (2018) Institutional Undergraduate Student Fellowship - funds undergraduate student research at accredited Midwest Affiliate institutions in Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota or Wisconsin
Cooperative Resources International, Shawano, WI - co-op (2017) enter internship as keyword
Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI - co-op Search (2017)
Gunderson Lutheran Medical Center, La Crosse, WI - co-op (2017) Student Summer Research Fellow (more details - scroll down)
International Crane Foundation, Baraboo, WI - co-op (2017) Crane Research Internship - "B.A. or B.S. preferred but not required
Marquette University, College of Health Sciences, Departments of Biomedical Sciences, Physical Therapy, Clinical Laboratory Science and Speech Pathology & Audiology, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2018) "2018 Program Dates: Tuesday, May 29 to Friday, August 3, 2018 - Biomedical Sciences Summer Research Program
Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, WI - co-op SEARCH (2017) enter internship in Keyword(s) box
Medical College of Wisconsin, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2018) Summer Program for Undergraduate Research
Medical College of Wisconsin, Office of Student Affairs/Diversity, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2018) Summer Enrichment Programs - scroll down and click on DSHREP (Diversity Summer Health-related Research Education Program) - program details and application are at the bottom - not sure if this is a paid opportunity
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"
Trees For Tomorrow, Eagle River, WI - co-op (2017)
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI - co-op (2017) "The application period will open in mid-November 2016 and close mid-February 2017" - Biological SIGNALS: Information Flow, Exchange, and Storag
University of Wisconsin-Madison, College of Engineering, Madison, WI - co-op (2017) "Online application will be available November 1st:" - Research Experience for Undergraduates in Chemistry and Chemical and Biological Engineering
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Bacteriology, Madison, WI - co-op (2015) "this program is not currently funded. This page is informational only."
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Bacteriology, Madison, WI - co-op, application (2015) "this program is not currently funded. This page is informational only." - International Undergraduate Research Experience in a biological sciences research laboratory at Mahidol University or Chulalongkorn University in Bangkok, Thailand
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Biostatistics and Medical Bioinformatics, Madison, WI - co-op (2017) "The application period will open in mid-November 2016 and close mid-February 2017" - Program in Biomedical Data Science - "majoring in ...biology, and have successfully completed at least one year of calculus"
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Department of Psychology, Madison, WI - co-op (2017) "Application Opens: November 1, 2016" - Psychological Research Experience Program
University of Wisconsin-Madison, McArdle Laboratory for Cancer Research, Madison, WI - co-op (2017) McArdle faculty have been active participants in the Center for Biology Education (2017) Integrated Biological Sciences Summer Research Program
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Molecular and Environmental Toxicology Center, Madison, WI - co-op (2017) "May 30th thru August 2nd, 2017 - Apply November 15th thru February 15" - Summer Research Opportunities Program for Minority Students
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Neurosciences Training Program, Madison, WI - co-op (2017) scroll down to Integrated Biological Sciences Summer Research Program in Neuroscience - participates in the (2017) Integrated Biological Sciences Summer Research Program
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, School of Freshwater Sciences, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2015) Summer Internships in Aquatic Sciences
Zoological Society of Milwaukee, Milwaukee, WI - co-op (2017) "If you are interested in applying for Summer 2017 Education internships, check back in November 2016 for more information" - Education Internships - NOT sure if this is a paid opportunity


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Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, WY - co-op (2017) Buffalo Bill Historical Center Internships

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