Friday, November 18, 2011

10 Week Summer Internship - CDC's National Center for Environmental Health & The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry

The NCEH/ATSDR are offering a 10-week summer internship program for students who are passionate about the environment, interested in human health, and curious about how they are linked. Interns will be based at CDC/ATSDR's Chamblee Campus and will be paid a stipend of approximately $600 a week during the course of the program. Program runs from June 13 to August 17, 2012. You must be a US citizen or be a Permanent Resident with a green card. You must be a full time student enrolled in a college or university as a rising junior or senior by Fall 2012 and have a minum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale). Application due date is February 1, 2012. For more information and application instructions please go to their website at: Also, you can email Lt. Cory Kokko or Jay Nielsen with any questions at:

Monday, November 14, 2011

University of Delaware - Marine Science Summer Internship - Summer Research

The College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment, University of Delaware supported by a grant from the NSF's Division of Ocean Sciences is offering this REU program supporting 10 undergraduate students to conduct research in Marine Science. Minority groups underrepresented in Science are strongly encouraged. The program runs 10 weeks (June 4- August 10). Student support includes $5,500 stipend, campus housing and travel assistance. The application form and instructions are available at If you need further information, please go to: Any questions, please call Ana Dittel 302-645-4275 or email her at Application deadline is February 17, 2012.

Virginia Tech Summer Undergraduate Research Program

With support from the National Science Foundation, Virginia Tech is offering another outstanding Summer Undergraduate Research Program this summer. Applications are being accepted in both the sciences and engineering on the topic of Design and Delivery of Polymer-Drug Complexes. The program runs from May 22 - August 3, 2012 and a stipend of $6,300 is being offered. APPLY EARLY. All completed applications must be in before February 1, 2012 since this is the date that they will begin to be reviewed. For more information and to apply online, visit the website at

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

Summer Undergraduate Research Internship (SURI) Program - West Virginia University Center for Neuroscience

West Virginia University Center for Neuroscience has an opportunity for undergraduate students to participate in their 10-week SURI program. The program will run from May 23, - August 3, 2012 and offers students a $3,000 stipend and $1,000 housing stipend. Deadline for applications is February 1, 2012 with awards being announced no later than March 1, 2012. Please go to for an application and further information.

Summer Program at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research in Kansas City, Missouri

The Stowers Summer Scholars Program is a ten-week commitment for undergraduate science majors who will have completed 60 undergraduate credit hours with at least a 3.5 GPA. A stipend is $4,000, travel to and from the program and housing is also covered by the program. Applications will be accepted online until February 1, 2012. For application and more information, please go to If you need to speak to the director please contact Dr. Ana J. Pedraza at 816-926-4400 or email

NSF REU site for Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering - The University of Akron

The University of Akron is pleased to announce that the NSF REU site for Polymer Science and Polymer Engineering will again be accepting applications for the summer of 2012. This year's stipend is $7,000 and the deadline for applications is February 1, 2012. Application and information can be found on: If you have any questions, please contact Kelli Fetter at 330-972-7667 or by email at

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program - SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY

College of Graduate Studies at the SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY will again be offering the SURF Program. The program will run from June 11 through August 17th, 2012 and is intended for students who are finishing their junior year and are good prospective candidates for careers in biomedical research. For on-line application and more information, please go to: Application deadline is February 15, 2012. If you need to contact the program director please email Dr. Mark Schmitt,

Summer Undergraduate Research Program - UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

UT Southwestern Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences is sponsoring the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program. For information and an application please go to: The Quantitative and Physical Science Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (QP-SURF) program is also being offered. Please go to for further information. Both programs run from June 4th through August 10th, 2012 and offer a stipend of $4,000 and free housing. Application deadline is February 9, 2012.

Summer Undergraduate Research Program - Gerstner Sloan-Kettering, New York, NY

Gerstner Sloan-Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences sponsors a 10-week research program for outstanding undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing a career in biomedically related sciences. Please go to for and application and more information. The program begins the first Monday in June and runs for 10 consecutive weeks. A stipend of $4,000 and free housing is being offered. The deadline for submission of all application materials is February 1. Applicants will be notified of a decision between March 1 and March 15. Feel free to email the program at: