Summer Research Opportunities

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Summer Research Program
9 weeks
Rising Seniors

American Heart Association
212-878-5912
Summer Fellowship Program
10 weeks
Minimum GPA 3.0

American Society for Microbiology
Undergraduate Research Fellowship
10–12 weeks

Amgen Scholars Program
617-253-2620
Summer Research Program
10 weeks
Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors

Auburn University
Auburn, Alabama
Warm-water Aquatic Ecology
REU
10 weeks

Boyce Thompson Institute for Plant Research
Cornell University
NSF Summer Internships
10 weeks

BUSS
(Int’l Biology Undergrad Summer School)
Zurich, Switzerland
9 weeks
Taught in English

CALTECH
MURF Undergrad Research Fellowships
AMGEN Scholars Program
Rising juniors and seniors, 3.0 GPA
10 weeks

Edward M. Chester, MD
Summer Scholars Program
Look under Education, Chester Summer Scholar Program
Rising juniors and seniors
Ohio Residents

Chicago Center for Systems Biology
University of Chicago/Northwestern
Contact: Barry Aprison, PhD
baprison@bsd.uchicago.edu
Intern Projects
Honors Research Activities
10 weeks

Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
Watson School of Biological Sciences
516-367-6890
Undergraduate Research Program
10 weeks
Sophomores and Juniors

College of Charleston
Grice Marine Laboratory
Marine Biology Summer Research
Undergraduate Research Experience
10 weeks

Eastern Virginia Medical School
Department of Pediatrics
Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters
Norfolk, Virginia
Click “Research” portal
Summer Research Internships
9 weeks
Rising Seniors

German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Contact: Laura Montgomery
RISE (Research Internship in Science and Engineering)
Opportunities in Germany

Gerstner Sloan-Kettering
Summer Undergraduate Research Program
10 weeks
Minimum 3.0 GPA

Harvard School of Public Health
Summer Program in Biological Sciences in Public Health
9-week lab-based program
Rising juniors and seniors

Institut Pasteur in Paris
Undergraduate Internship Program
10 weeks

International Exotic Animal Sanctuary
Animal Care and Education Internships
3-6-month internships

Indiana University
Research Experience for Undergrads in Molecular Biology and Genetics
10 weeks

Johns Hopkins University BioREU
NSF REU
Visualization of macromolecules in biological research
10 weeks

Kelman Summer Research Interns
NC State University
Plant Pathology
9-week research experience
Prior research experience is not required

Maine Medical Center Research Institute
Summer Student Research Program
10 weeks

Penn State Forensic Science
Summer Programs

The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation
580-223-5810
Summer Scholar Research Program Internships
10 weeks

Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
Gothic, CO
Advanced Undergrad Research/REU
10 weeks: Rising seniors or just graduated
Undergrad Research (75%) & Course (25%)
8 weeks: Rising sophomores and juniors

Stowers Institute
Kansas City, Missouri
Scholars Program
Rising juniors and seniors

University of Cincinnati
College of Medicine
Summer Undergrad Research Fellowship

University of Delaware
College of Earth, Ocean, & Environment
Marine Sciences Summer Program
10 weeks

Maryland Sea Grant
University of Maryland
Research Experience for Undergrads
Estuarine Science
12 weeks

University of Michigan
Biological Station
Pellston, MI
Research Experience for Undergrads
NSF REU
8 weeks

University of Oregon
Department of Biology
Summer Program in Undergrad Research
Flexible dates
Open to all undergraduates

Univ. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Biomedical Sciences
Dallas, Texas
Summer Research Fellowships
10 weeks
Open to juniors and seniors enrolled in natural science programs

Univ. of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Quantitative and Physical Sciences
Dallas, Texas
Summer Research Fellowships
10 weeks
Open to juniors and seniors enrolled in physics, chemistry, computer science, or mathematics programs

Craig Venter Institute
Internship Program
Open to high school, undergrad and grad students, and teachers

Virginia Tech
Bioengineering/Bioinformatics Summer Institute (BBSI)
Summer Research Experience
10 weeks
Juniors and Seniors

Shannon Point Marine Center
Western Washington University
9 weeks
Rising seniors given preference

West Virginia University
Center for Neuroscience
Undergrad Research Internships
9 weeks
Rising juniors and seniors