Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Last revised: 03/14/19

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American Museum of Natural History 02/05/19 (PS)
02/15/19 (B)
Physical Science (PS) & Biology (B)May 28 – Aug 2New York, NYY: $5,000YYY
Biological Discovery in Woods Hole 02/15/19 (priority) & 03/10/19 (final)BiologyJune 12 – Aug 16Woods Hole, MAY: $5,000YYY
Biophysics Summer Research Program TBA 2019BiophysicsMay – JulyChapel Hill, NCY: $4,480YNN
California State University-Monterey Bay02/11/19Ocean ScienceJune 3 – Aug 9Monterey Bay, CAY: $5,000Y ($500 max)YY
Colorado State University-CMMAP/ESMEI 02/01/19Climate Science May 28 – Aug 2Fort Collins, COY: $5,000Y?Y
Center for Dark Biosphere Investigations (C-DEBI), Global Environmental Microbiology (GEM) Summer Course02/07/19Environmental MicrobiologyJun 9 – 28Los Angeles and Catalina Island, CANY?Y
C-DEBI Community College Cultivation Cohort (C4) REU TBA 2020OceanographyJune – AugLos Angeles, CAY: $500/weekYNY
Duke University02/10/19 Estuarine & Coastal Marine SciencesJune 3 – Aug 9Pivers Island, NCYYYY
Georgia Tech: Aquatic Chemical Ecology REU02/15/19Aquatic SciencesMay 21 – July 27Atlanta, GAY: $5,000NNY
Maryland Sea Grant REU 02/15/19Ocean Sciences May 28 – Aug 11Solomons or Cambridge, MDY: $6,000 YNY
MIT Summer Research Program01/15/19STEMJune 9 – Aug 9Cambridge, MA Y: weekly stipendYNY
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute (MBARI)02/11/19Ocean ScienceJune 10 – Aug 16Moss Landing, CAY: $600/weekpartialNN
MOTE: Marine Laboratory & Aquarium 02/15/19Estuarine ScienceMay 26 – Aug 3Sarasota, FLY: $5,000YNY
NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research (SIP) 03/01/19Biomedical Research8 weeksLocation VariesY???
Oregon State University: Hatfield Marine Science Center02/19/19Marine ScienceJune 18 – Aug 24Newport or Corvallis, ORY: $6,000Y?Y
Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science 02/08/19Natural Resources of Hawaii and the PacificMay 28 – Aug 2Hawaiian IslandsY???
The Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center Young Scientist Opportunity (PYSO)03/15/19Ocean Science8 – 12 weeksOahuY???
Research Experience for Undergraduates on Sustainable Land and Water Resources03/08/19Civil engineering, geosciences, ecology, mathematics, or related fieldsJune 10 - August 16, 2019Minneapolis, MNY: $500/wk stipendYYY
Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships Program01/10/19Multidisciplinary10 weeksLocation VariesYY??
Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) 03/08/19Multidisciplinary10 weeksCA or FLY: $5,000??Y
Smithsonian Institution Natural History Research Experiences 01/23/19Multidisciplinary10 weeksWashington, DCY: $6,000?NY
Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science (SOARS)02/01/19Atmospheric ScienceMay 19 – Aug 3Boulder, CO YY??
Spring & Summer Field Research (Oahu). Contact: Veronica GibsonApply Now!Marine ScienceTBA 2019OahuYNNN
Conservation Leadership Development Program (CLDP) – UH Manoa NREM Research and Extension Experiences for Undergraduates (REEU) Position03/31/19Natural Resources and Environmental ManagementJune – AugKaua'i, O'ahu or Hawai'i IslandY: $1,252.91 Education Award; $5000 stipend; $1000 in project supplies; $500 in travel expensesYNN
Stanford's Summer Undergraduate Research in Geoscience and Engineering Program01/25/19OceanographyJune 22 – Aug 18Palo Alto, CAY: $3,000YYY
Texas A&M: Observing the Ocean02/19/19MultidisciplinaryMay 27 – Aug 2 College Station, TXY: $500/weekY?Y
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Oceanography (SURFO) Program02/21/19OceanographyJune 3 – Aug 9Kingston, RIY: $5,500YNY
The Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT) REU 02/03/19Creative TechnologyMay 4 – Aug 9Los Angeles, CAY: $5,000YNY
University of Delaware REU 02/02/19Marine Science June 3 – Aug 9 Lewes, DEY: $6,200Y?Y
University of Maryland Eastern Shore REU 02/28/19Marine Estuarine Science June 3 – Aug 9Princess Anne, MDY: $5,250YYY
University of Massachusetts Boston Coastal Research02/01/19Coastal ScienceJune 3 – Aug 9Boston, MA Y: $5,000Y?Y
University of Michigan Biological Station UMBS 02/15/19Biosphere-AtmosphereJune 19 – Aug 18Ann Arbor, MIY: $5,000YYY
UHM-SOEST02/01/19Earth ScienceJune 4 – Aug 2OahuY: $4,500YYY
UHM-Biodiversity REU TBA 2019Molecular Techniques10 weeksOahuY: $5,500YYY
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU): Environmental Biology for Pacific Islanders 02/15/19Environmental Biology May 28 – Aug 2OahuY: $8000 if living on-campus; $6,500 off-campusYY?
University of Washington Physics REUTBA 2020PhysicsJun – AugSeattle, WAY: $5,000Y ($500)YY
Virginia Institute of Marine Science02/10/19Marine ScienceMay 26 – Aug 3 Gloucester Point, VAY: $5,500YYY
Research Experience Opportunity for Native American UndergraduatesTBA 2020Multidisciplinary9.5 weeksPullman, WAY: $5,000Y??
Washington University Summer Engineering Fellowship Program (WUSEF)02/19/19Engineering & Applied ScienceMay 28 – July 29St. Louis, MOY: $5,000?YY
Woods Hole Partnership Education Program02/08/19Marine & Environmental ScienceJune 3 – June 28Woods Hole, MAYYYY
Woods Hole Summer Student Fellowship02/15/19Science & Engineering10-12 weeksWoods Hole, MAY: $632/weekY ($700)?Y