External Opportunities for Undergraduate Research, Fellowships and Scholarships

Check the organization websites for guidelines and deadlines.

Huntington Medical Research Institute

The sponsor invites applications to participate in a 10-week summer research program which students with an opportunity to get hands-on experience working in biomedical research. Deadline: 4/15/2012

http://www.hmri.org/education/summer-student-program/

Cybersecurity (CS) Scholars
University of Maryland
The university provides a nine-week summer research experience in cybersecurity (CS) for undergraduates. Deadline: 2/15/2012

http://www.wie.umd.edu/

  Public Policy Fellowships, Congressional Internships, and Scholarships
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute
CHCI's Public Policy Fellowships (2/17) and Congressional Internships (2/3, 4/27) are available to current Hispanic undergraduate students and recent college graduates to provide them with the opportunity to explore their interests in public policy while living in DC. Participants receive a
stipend, transportation, health benefits, and/or housing. CHCI's scholarship program (4/16) supports Hispanic students who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities. Deadline: 4/16/12

http://www.chci.org/  

Academic Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (ASURE)
Dartmouth College
Dartmouth's Academic Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (ASURE) provides summer research experience to undergraduates. Research opportunities are offered in: Biology;Biochemistry; Chemistry; Comparative Literature; Computer Science; Earth Sciences; Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Engineering; Experimental and Molecular Medicine; Genetics; Mathematics;Microbiology and Immunology; Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB);Physics and Astronomy; Psychological and Brain Sciences. Deadline: http://graduate.dartmouth.edu/asure/research.html

Calder Summer Undergraduate Research (CSUR) NSF-REU Program
Fordham University
The Louis Calder Center Biological Station offering paid research opportunities for undergraduate students to gain research experience in a variety of biological field studies. Deadline: 3/30/2012

http://www.fordham.edu/academics/office_of_research/research_centers__in/the_louis_calder_cen/research_opportuniti/index.asp

Nevis Summer Research Program for Undergraduates
Columbia University
Offers a Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program with the goal of providing undergraduate students with the opportunity to participate in scientific research as part of an on-going experimental high-energy physics program. Deadline: 2/17/2012 http://www.nevis.columbia.edu/reu/

Tibor T. Polgar Fellowships

Hudson River Foundation
Summer fellowships of $3,800 each provide support for graduate or undergraduate students to conduct research on the Hudson River. Objectives include the gathering of important information on all aspects of the river and to train students in conducting estuarine studies and public policy research. Limited research funds are also provided. Deadline: 02/20/2012 http://www.hudsonriver.org/polgar.htm 

Congressional Internship Program Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute, Inc.
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute invites applications from Latino undergraduates from across the country for the Congressional Internship Program (CIP). The Congressional Internship Program provides college students with a paid work placement in a Congressional Office or Federal Agency for a period of twelve weeks (Spring/Fall) or eight weeks (Summer). Deadline: 2/03/2012 http://www.chci.org/internships/

Dalmas A. Taylor Memorial Summer Minority Policy Fellowship

Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues
The fellowship provides an opportunity for a graduate student of minority to work on public policy issues in Washington,DC. Deadline: 4/25/2012

http://www.spssi.org/index.cfm?fuseaction=page.viewPage&pageID=743&nodeID=1

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in Mathematics

Cornell University is offering a Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program in mathematics during Summer 2012. Deadline: 2/23/2012

http://www.math.cornell.edu/Undergraduate/REU/REU.htm

Chemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (Chem-SURF)

University of California, Irvine
The Chem-SURF Program at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), provides a 10-week summer research opportunity for undergraduates to become fully immersed in challenging, cutting-edge, exciting, and transformative interdisciplinary research projects in the fields of chemical biology, chemical physics, computer science, molecular biology, nanoscience, pharmaceutical sciences, pharmacology, and analytical, atmospheric, biochemistry, bioinorganic, bioorganic,
computational, environmental, inorganic, materials, organic, physical, polymer, surface and theoretical chemistry.
Deadline: 3/15/2012 http://www.urop.uci.edu/chem-surf.html

Ritchie-Jennings Memorial Scholarship Program
Association of Certified Fraud Examiners awards a scholarship to support the education of collegiate accounting, business, finance, and criminal
justice students worldwide. Deadline: 2/03/2012 http://www.acfe.com/membership/students.asp?copy=scholarship 

Undergraduate Research Training Program

Whitney Laboratory offers training in marine bioscience and biotechnology to students interested in exploring a career in science.
In cooperation with a faculty supervisor, students choose a project which fits with ongoing investigations and can be completed within the eleven week training period. Deadline: 02/14/2012 http://www.whitney.ufl.edu/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=22&Itemid=36  

Undergraduate Scholarship Program

The American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics provides yearly scholarship awards to college sophomores, juniors, and seniors to encourage and further their education in fields that will advance the arts, sciences, and technology of aeronautics and astronautics. Deadline: 01/31/2012 http://www.aiaa.org/content.cfm?pageid=226

Internships

The Our World - Underwater Scholarship Society offers summer internships for a one to three month period for college undergraduates and graduating
seniors. Deadline: 01/31/2012 http://www.owuscholarship.org/Internships

Arts Production Internship Program

Each summer during its annual season, the American Dance Festival offers internships in all areas of arts production.
Deadline: 02/10/2012 

Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship Program for Undergraduate Students
Ohio State University
The East Asian Studies Center (EASC) at The Ohio State University (OSU) is seeking applications for fellowships for Summer Quarter 2012 and Academic Year 2012-2013 under the U.S. Department of Education's Title VI Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship program. Deadline: 2/01/2012

Summer Research Diversity Fellowships in Law and Social Science for Undergraduate Students
The American Bar Foundation' s a program of summer research fellowships to interest undergraduate students from diverse backgrounds in pursuing graduate study in the social sciences. The students will work at the American Bar Foundation's offices in Chicago, Illinois for 35 hours a week for a period of 8 weeks. Each student will receive a stipend of $3,600. Deadline: 2/15/2012

http://www.americanbarfoundation.org/research/Fellowshipopportunities/SummerResearchDiversityFellowshipsinLawandSocialScience.html

Bunche Center Summer Humanities Institute (SHI)
Bunche Center for African American Studies
This eight-week preparatory program is designed to enhance the competencies of students who plan to pursue a MA or Ph.D. in the humanities or humanistic social sciences (African American studies, anthropology, art history, cultural/critical studies, ethnomusicology, history, literature, political science, and sociology). Deadline: 2/01/2012 http://www.gdnet.ucla.edu/asis/srp/srpintro.htm

Blinks - NSF REU Internship Program Friday Harbor Laboratories
Friday Harbor Laboratories' Blinks - NSF REU Summer Internship Program seeks to link undergraduate students with
scientist-mentors as collaborators in marine science research projects. Deadline: 3/01/2012

https://depts.washington.edu/fhl/StudentApplicationForm.html

Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (RSMAS) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
The University of Miami, Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science (RSMAS) Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program is designed to introduce bright and energetic undergraduates to research in the marine and atmospheric sciences. The intensive summer program allows undergraduate students the opportunity to experience graduate level research and school. Deadline: 02/12/2012

http://www.rsmas.miami.edu/academics/graduate-programs/prospective-students/undergraduate-summer-fellowships/  

Summer Research Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Leadership Alliance
The Leadership Alliance offers a summer research experience for undergraduates who would like to work eight to ten weeks under the guidance of a faculty or research mentor at a participating institution. Research experiences are available in all academic disciplines. Deadline: 02/01/2012

http://www.theleadershipalliance.org/Programs/SummerResearch/ResearchExperiences/tabid/244/Default.aspx

Summer Research Opportunities

Committee on Institutional Cooperation
The Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) is a gateway to graduate education at CIC universities. The goal of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented students who pursue graduate study and research careers. SROP helps prepare undergraduates for graduate study through intensive research experiences with faculty mentors and enrichment activities. Deadline: 2/10/2012 http://www.cic.net/Home/Students/SROP/Home.aspx


Strong Children's Research Center
The funds a student training program for outstanding undergraduate (completion of junior year by May of the current year), medical, and graduate students who plan to pursue a career in biomedical research or clinical research. Deadline: 2/29/2012

http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/pediatrics/research/summer_program/program-application.cfm

NSF-REU Summer Research Program
Texas A&M University
The provides a summer research program for undergraduate chemistry majors enrolled in 4-year U.S. universities other than Texas A&M who have completed their second or third year with a 3.0 GPA or better with strong letters of recommendation. The program focuses on interdisciplinary projects in biological, environmental, and materials chemistry. Deadline: 2/15/2012 http://www.chem.tamu.edu/research/undergraduate/

Summer Research Program For Undergraduate Students

Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL) will offer an intensive summer research training opportunity to 25 undergraduate students interested in
research careers in life sciences. This program will run from July 4th to August 26th 2011. Deadline: 2/06/2012 http://sv.epfl.ch/summer-research

Summer Student Fellowship Program

Hartford Hospital
This program offers a unique clinical research opportunity for college students pursuing careers in medicine. It is designed exclusively for premedical students completing either their junior or senior year in college. It offers the student an introduction to research methodology, patient treatment, and ethical issues in medicine as well as exposure to a broad spectrum of health care providers within a large community teaching hospital. Deadline: 2/10/2012

http://www.harthosp.org/research/studentfellowship.htm

Summer Associates Program
Greenlining Institute
The Greenlining Leadership Academy was established to prepare the next generation of advocates on behalf of low-income and communities of color. The Academy Summer Associate Program is an intensive 10-week training program for young leaders that have completed, at minimum, their undergraduate degrees by the start of the program. Associates learn about issues impacting California and the nation and manage research and advocacy projects under the direction of a Greenlining staff member. Deadline: 1/13/2012

Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates in Animal Behavior

Center for the Integrative Study of Animal Behavior
The REU program in Animal Behavior brings about 10 undergraduate students to Indiana University each summer to engage in animal behavior research. The program offers a unique opportunity for talented undergraduates to spend the summer doing state-of-the-art research and to gain valuable skills while exploring career opportunities in the sciences. Deadline: 02/06/2012 http://www.indiana.edu/~animal/forms/REUApp.html

Integrated Biological Sciences Summer Research Program (IBS-SRP)
University of Wisconsin-Madison
The Institute for Biology Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison invites junior and senior undergraduate students interested in research careers in the biological sciences to participate in the Integrated Biological Sciences Summer Research Program (IBS-SRP). As part of the program, students do full-time research for 10 weeks with a faculty member. Deadline: 02/15/2012 http://biology.wisc.edu/Undergraduates-GettingInvolvedBeyondtheClassroom-UndergraduateResearch-IntergratedBiologicalSciencesSummerResearchProgram.htm

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program
State University of New York Upstate Medical University
The State University of New York Upstate Medical University, College of Graduate Studies is offering fellowships for its 2012 Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program. In an intensive ten-week summer program, undergraduates with appropriate faculty help will formulate their own proposal, carry out research under the supervision of one of our faculty, write a research paper and have the opportunity to see their work published.
Deadline: 02/15/2012 https://www.upstate.edu/grad/surfapp/

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF) Program
Boston University
Boston University’s Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program takes place over 10 weeks each summer. It consists of the following: Full-time research with a BU faculty member (approximately 40 hours per week); Weekly seminars on topics related to career preparation and current research; Weekly informal meetings; Final presentation on the summer research; and Participation in BU’s fall Undergraduate Research Symposium. Deadline: 02/15/2012 http://www.bu.edu/urop/surf-program/surf-application-2/

Summer Scholars Program
University of Rochester Medical Center
The Summer Scholars program is for undergraduate students interested in the Ph.D. degree in the Biological or
Biomedical Sciences and for Students with a potential interest in attending graduate school at the University of Rochester.
Deadline: 03/01/2012 http://www.urmc.rochester.edu/education/graduate/summer-scholars/application-process.cfm

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program
Rockefeller University
The Rockefeller University Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program provides a unique opportunity for undergraduates to conduct laboratory research. SURF students work with leading scientists in a broad range of areas including biochemistry; structural biology and chemistry; molecular, cell and developmental biology; immunology; virology and microbiology; neuroscience; physics; and mathematical biology. Deadline: 02/01/2012

https://surfapplication.rockefeller.edu/

Research Experiences in Science for Undergraduate College Students
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) offers summer programs designed to provide college juniors an immersive research
experience in the biomedical life sciences at an NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center. The program spans 10 weeks during the Summer between a participant's Junior and Senior year of college. The program will run from June 4, 2012 to August 10, 2012. Deadline: 3/01/2012

NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) - Undergraduate Research Experiences in Cellular and Molecular Biosciences
Carnegie Mellon University
This 10-week residential REU program provides intensive, mentored research experiences in molecular biology and
genetics, cell and developmental biology, neuroscience, biochemistry, biophysics, and structural biology, computational biology and bioinformatics. This program is intended for students who wish to pursue a Ph.D. after graduation.
Deadline: 2/01/2012 http://www.cmu.edu/bio/research/undergrad_research/

Department of Physics and Astronomy Research Experience for Undergraduates Internships
Michigan State University
During this 10-week program, which is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF), National Superconducting Cyclotron Laboratory (NSCL) and Michigan State University (MSU), up to 15 undergraduate students will gain research experience in physics by carrying out specific projects under direct supervision of Physics & Astronomy faculty or NSCL staff. Deadline: 3/15/2012 http://meetings.nscl.msu.edu/reu/

Research Experience for Undergraduates - Cornell University Laboratory for Elementary-Particle Physics
Cornell University
Under this program, approximately ten science and engineering students from around the country will be invited to
participate in research at the Cornell University Laboratory for Elementary-Particle Physics. The ten-week program will start Monday, June 4, 2012 and end Friday, August 10, 2012. In addition to participation in research, the program will include informal seminars, formal lectures, tours of research facilities, social and recreational events, and a forum at summer's end in which participants present the results of their research. Deadline: 2/05/2012

http://www.lepp.cornell.edu/Education/REU/OnlineApplication.html

NSF Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Notre Dame
The Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Notre Dame NSF Research Experience for
Undergraduates (REU) program during the summer of 2012. The focal point of the proposed projects is Integrative Cell and Molecular Biology. Deadline: 02/01/2012 http://nd.edu/~biosreu/apply.html

Department of Physics -- Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Program
University of Notre Dame
The provides opportunities for undergraduate students to experience hands-on participation in research in many
areas of Physics. Students are granted stipends, housing allowance, and assistance with travel and food expenses. Deadline: 02/20/2012

http://physics.nd.edu/research/reu/

Hooked on Photonics
University of Washington, Seattle
The sponsor provides a ten-week summer research program for undergraduates that focuses on the science of photonics
and its applications in materials science and information technology. The program will take place at the University of Washington, the University of Arizona, and the Georgia Institute of Technology. Deadline: 02/15/2012 http://hookedonphotonics.org/program_details.cfm

Summer Multicultural Access to Research Training (SMART)
University of Colorado, Boulder
This program offers students the opportunity to conduct research under the guidance of a faculty mentor, and
participate in workshops designed to strengthen scientific writing and oral presentation skills. Deadline: 2/15/2012

http://www.colorado.edu/GraduateSchool/DiversityInitiative/undergrads/smart/details.html

Brain Research Institute Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (BRI-SURE)

University of California, Los Angeles
The sponsor welcomes applications for their Brain Research Institute summer undergraduate research experience (BRI-SURE) program for Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) Scholars. This program solicits applications from students in MARC training programs from universities and colleges across the nation. Deadline: 03/15/2012 http://www.gdnet.ucla.edu/asis/srp/srpintro.htm]

Bunche Center Summer Humanities Institute (SHI)
University of California, Los Angeles
The sponsor welcomes applications for their eight-week preparatory program designed to enhance the competencies of students who plan to pursue an MA or Ph.D. in the humanities or humanistic social sciences (African American studies, anthropology, art history, cultural/critical studies, ethnomusicology, history, literature, political science, sociology).
Deadline: 02/12/2012 http://www.gdnet.ucla.edu/asis/srp/srpintro.htm

Summer Intern Program
Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Each year the Summer Intern Program – Research Experience for Undergraduates at the Virginia Institute of Marine
Science (VIMS) places 12 to 15 undergraduates with faculty mentors for a summer research experience. Internships are available in many areas of marine science, including marine biology and ecology; biological, geological, chemical, and physical oceanography; environmental science; fisheries; and resource management. Deadline: 02/15/2012

http://www.vims.edu/education/college/summer_intern/index.php

Summer Program in Biological Sciences in Public Health
Harvard School of Public Health
The goal of the program is to expose minority college science students (who will be juniors or seniors in the fall of 2012)
to the rewards of laboratory research directed toward solving important public health problems. Deadline: 02/01/2012

http://www.hsph.harvard.edu/academics/biological-sciences/undergraduate-summer-internship-program/

Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies
Each summer, the IES-REU program provides ten undergraduate students an opportunity to conduct quality research in ecology at a well-established research institute.
Deadline: 02/05/2012

http://www.ecostudies.org/reu_application.html 

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) Summer Program for Undergraduate Physics Majors
Lehigh University
Undergraduate physics majors currently in their sophomore or junior year are invited to apply to the Lehigh University
Summer Undergraduate Research Participation Program in Physics. The Lehigh REU program is intended for students who plan to pursue graduate study in physics or related fields. Deadline: 03/07/2012

http://www.lehigh.edu/~inreu/reu/index.html

Research Experience for Undergraduates Program--Physics Department
University of California, Davis
In the summer of 2012 the Department of Physics will host an NSF-funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates site.
During the 10-week program students will live on campus while working alongside faculty and graduate students on an ongoing research project. Students will get a view of physics very different from typical coursework. Deadline: 2/14/2012

Mathematics Research Experience for Undergraduates
Hope College
Hope College will conduct a Mathematics REU program from June 4 to July 27, 2012. Participants will receive a stipend of $3,200 for the eight week program. Deadline: 02/24/2012 http://math.hope.edu/reu.html

Algorithmic Combinatorics on Words Research Experiences for Undergraduates
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
This Research Experiences for Undergraduates program entitled Algorithmic Combinatorics on Words is on interdisciplinary research at the crossroads between Mathematics and Computer Science. The University of North Carolina at Greensboro will provide unique opportunities for summer research for ten outstanding and highly motivated students for an eight-week period. Deadline: 02/21/2012

http://www.uncg.edu/cmp/reu/summer2012/programAnnouncement2012.pdf

InternXchange
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
The sponsor offers an internship program to provide outstanding young journalism students – who may themselves come to have a significant influence on international opinion-shaping – with an opportunity to immerse themselves in the society, culture, values, and political attitudes in Germany. During this time of transition and change in transatlantic relations and the German-American relationship, this program will expose American students with a particular interest in Germany to the changing global political circumstances on location in Germany. Deadline: 01/31/2012

http://www.daad.org/?p=internxchange

Samuel Fletcher Tapman ASCE Student Chapter Scholarships
American Society of Civil Engineers
Provides support for undergraduate study in the field of civil engineering. Deadline: 02/09/2012

http://www.asce.org/Student-Organizations/Scholarships-and-Fellowships/2012-Samuel-Fletcher-Tapman-ASCE-Student-Chapter-Scholarship/

APS Scholarship for Minority Undergraduate Physics Majors
American Physical Society
Scholarships to support undergraduate study of physics by minority students. Deadline: 02/03/2012

http://www.aps.org/programs/minorities/honors/scholarship/apply.cfm

Summer Enrichment Program
University of Michigan
The SEP encourages undergraduates to consider health management and policy as an attractive career option through which they can address health disparities by familiarizing them with the field through a structured summer work experience. Each placement is designed to offer a stimulating opportunity for awareness, learning and growth. The ultimate goal is to increase participation of students committed to eliminating health disparities in this important and
exciting field. Deadline: 02/12/2012 http://www.sph.umich.edu/sep/index.html

Academic Year Ambassadorial Scholarship
Rotary Foundation
Provides scholarships for one academic year of study in another country. http://www.rotary.org/RIdocuments/en_pdf/139en.pdf

Scholarship Program
SEG Foundation
Scholarships are awarded to support students majoring in geophysics or a related field and directed toward a career in
exploration geophysics. Deadline: 03/01/2012 http://www.seg.org/web/foundation/programs/scholarship

Carol Gay Award
Children's Literature Association
Provides an award to recognize outstanding papers on children's literature by undergraduate students. Deadline: 02/01/2012

http://www.childlitassn.org/index.php?page=about&family=awards&display=25#offset5

Advanced Independent Research / Research Experience for Undergraduates
Rocky Mountain Biological Laboratory
This program is an excellent way to decide if a career in field biology is right for you. Advanced Independent Research
offers intensive mountain field work and emphasizes individual research projects. One will interact with a variety of scientists and their research projects at RMBL. Deadline: 02/15/2012 http://rmbl.org/home/index.php?module=htmlpages&func=display&pid=134

Undergraduate Summer Intern Program
Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
The Lankenau Institute for Medical Research (LIMR) offers volunteer positions for summer research internships to undergraduate students who are interested in pursuing careers in biomedical research, public health and medicine. Deadline: 02/10/2012

http://www.limr.org/oth/Page.asp?PageID=OTH003661

Aquarium Internship
Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association
The Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association is offering three positions in its Aquarium internship program during the 2012 summer. Deadline: 02/15/2012

Natural Science Internships - Museum Internships in Collections Management and Research
Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association
The Nantucket Maria Mitchell Association (MMA) offers Museum Internships in Collections Management and Research. The positions for 2012 are a Field Research Internship and a Museum Collections Internship. Deadline: 02/15/2012

Research Experiences for Undergraduates--Physics Department
College of William and Mary
The funder invites undergraduates to apply for research opportunities for Summer 2012. Deadline: 03/01/2012

http://www.wm.edu/as/physics/undergrad/researchopportunities/reu/index.php

Alisa Flatow Memorial Scholarship
Flatow (Alisa) Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Alisa Flatow Memorial Scholarship Fund is dedicated to the memory of Alisa Flatow, a 20-year-old student studying in Israel murdered in a terrorist attack in near the settlement of Kfar Darom on April 9, 1995. it has been established to encourage others to follow in Alisa's footsteps in the full-time pursuit of traditional Jewish studies at schools in the State of Israel. It is open to men and women throughout the Diaspora. Deadline: 02/15/2012

https://secure.ujcfederations.org/ft2/form.html?__id=23552 

Named Scholarships
American Meteorological Society
Scholarships are available to full-time students entering their final year of undergraduate study in the fall of 2012. Deadline: 02/10/2012

Clara Carter Higgins Scholarship and GCA Awards for Summer Environmental Studies

Garden Club of America
The provides financial support to college students following their freshman, sophomore, or junior year who wish
to pursue summer studies doing field work, research, or classroom work in the environmental field. Deadline: 02/10/2012

http://www.gcamerica.org/scholarship/gca_sum_environapp.pdf 

Joan K. Hunt and Rachel M. Hunt Summer Scholarship in Field Botany

Garden Club of America
Financial support to college students toward a summer study of field botany. Deadline: 02/01/2012

http://www2.gcamerica.org/outreach-scholarships-details.cfm?ScholarshipID=29

Scholarships
National Society of Black Engineers
Provides a variety of scholar opportunities to its pre-college, collegiate undergraduate and graduate student, and technical professional members. Scholarship packages range in value from $500 to $10,500.

http://www.nsbe.org/Programs/Scholarships/Scholarship-Vault.aspx


SPS Leadership Scholarships
American Institute of Physics
Support is provided to encourage the study of physics and the pursuit of high scholarship. Deadline: 02/15/2012

http://www.spsnational.org/programs/scholarships/leadership.htm  

Libbie H. Hyman Memorial Scholarship
Society for Integrative and Comparative Biology
This scholarship provides assistance to students to take courses or to carry on research on invertebrates at a marine, freshwater, or terrestrial field station. The grant is intended to help support a first meaningful field station experience for a first or second year graduate student, or an advanced undergraduate. Deadline: 03/01/2012 http://sicb.org/grants/hyman/

AMGEN SCHOLARS PROGRAM

California Institute of Technology

Caltech's Amgen Scholars Program is geared towards students in biology, chemistry, and biotechnology fields. Some of these fields include biology, biochemistry, bioengineering, chemical and biomolecular engineering, and chemistry. Deadline: February 15, 2012

www.amgenscholars.caltech.edu

NSF-REU UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES, SUMMER 2012

Keck Geology Consortium

The program includes 4 weeks of summer research (field and/or lab work depending on the project), continuing research during the academic year (jointly advised by a project faculty member and a research advisor at the students home institution), attendance at the annual Keck Geology Consortium Symposium, and a publication in the annual Keck Geology Consortium proceedings volume. Students receive a $1,500 stipend and typically all travel and living expenses are provided for. Deadline: February 3rd, 2012 http://keckgeology.org/

Enid Hall Griswold Memorial Scholarship
National Society Daughters of the American Revolution
Provides scholarships to students who are majoring in political science, history, government, or economics. All
applicants must be citizens of the United States and attend an accredited college or university in the United States. This is a one-time award in the amount of $1,000. Deadline: 02/15/2012 http://www.dar.org/natsociety/edout_scholar.cfm

Summer Undergraduate Research Program in the Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
The funder invites applications from students for participation in a summer research internship program in the medical
sciences at New York University Medical Center. Deadline: 02/01/2012 http://sackler.med.nyu.edu/surp/


Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry -- Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Kansas
The Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry at the University of Kansas offers a ten week Summer Undergraduate research Program. Deadline: 02/17/2012 http://www.pharmchem.ku.edu/~phch-web/cgi-bin/mydrupal/?q=node/52

Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Medical University of South Carolina
Offers outstanding undergraduate students the opportunity to work closely with faculty members on cutting edge biomedical research projects. Deadline: 01/31/2012 http://www.musc.edu/grad/summer/surp/application.html

Summer Program for Undergraduate Research for Study of Gene Structure and Function
Hunter College, City University of New York
The goal of the Institute is to prepare and encourage U.S. undergraduate students to pursue graduate Biomedical Research. Deadline: 02/28/2012

http://genecenter.hunter.cuny.edu/index.php/how-to-apply 

Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Tropical Biology in Costa Rica
Organization for Tropical Studies
The OTS Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) was established for advanced biology students interested in conducting field research under the supervision of an experienced tropical ecologist. OTS will support twelve undergraduates, selected through a competitive application process, for an eight-week research program at the world-renowned La Selva Biological Station in the Caribbean lowlands of Costa Rica. Deadline: 01/31/2012

http://www.ots.ac.cr/index.php?Itemid=449&id=317&option=com_content&task=view

Diversity in the Arts Internships
Walters Art Museum
The Diversity in the Arts Internship, for undergraduate juniors and seniors, is designed to broaden opportunities to those underrepresented in the museum field. Deadline: 02/01/2012 http://thewalters.org/museum_art_baltimore/themuseum_jobs_internship.aspx

Junior Fellows Program Carnegie Endowment for International Peace
The sponsor offers eight to ten one-year fellowships to uniquely qualified graduating seniors and individuals who have
graduated during the past academic year to work as research assistants to the Endowment's senior associates.
http://www.carnegieendowment.org/about/index.cfm?fa=FAQ

Undergraduate Scholarship Program

National Black MBA Association, Inc. The NBMBAA National Undergraduate Scholarship Program disburses $1,000 to undergraduate minority business candidates identified through the sponsor's local chapters. http://www.nbmbaa.org/index.aspx?PageID=1737

Undergraduate Research Program
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
CSHL’s Undergraduate Research Program (URP) provides one of the few places where young people are instructed in the
techniques of modern biology while becoming integrated members of a vibrant scientific community. Each year, approximately 25 students
from around the world are accepted to the fully subsidized, 10-week summer program to work with senior Laboratory staff members on
independent research projects in: Cancer biology; Neuroscience; Plant biology; Cellular and molecular biology; Genetics; and Computational
biology. http://www.cshl.edu/education/urp/application-guidelines

DOE Faculty and Student Teams Program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
The sponsor provides opportunities to participate in research in a broad range of science and engineering activities related to basic sciences, energy, and the environment. Faculty and two to three undergraduate students must participate together.
http://science.energy.gov/wdts/fast/project-descriptions/
 

Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE) German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
The sponsor provides support for undergraduate students from the US, Canada and the UK in the fields of biology,
chemistry, physics, earth sciences and engineering for a summer research internship in Germany. RISE summer placements take place with
research groups at universities and top research institutions across Germany. The RISE interns are matched with a doctoral student whom
they assist and who will also serve as their mentor.
http://www.daad.de/rise/en/11638/index.html

Summer Fellowships
Electrochemical Society
This fellowship is given to assist a student during the summer months (June-September) in the pursuit of work in a field
of interest to sponsor.
http://www.electrochem.org/awards/student/rules/summer_fellowship_rules.htm

South-Central Section Student Travel Grants Geological Society of America

The sponsor provides travel grants assist both undergraduate and graduate student members of its organization to
attend one of its meetings where the student will present a paper. For this cycle, the meeting is the South-Central Section, GSA Annual
Meeting, 7–9 March 2012, in Texas.

http://www.geosociety.org/Sections/sc/2012mtg/

Pastuer Foundation Undergraduate Internships

http://www.pasteurfoundation.org/internships.shtml.  

Mayo Clinic's "Summer Undergraduate Research Program."

http://www.mayo.edu/mgs/surf.html

Stanford Summer Research Program in Biomedical Sciences -

http://ssrp.stanford.edu/

The National Cancer Institute's Summer Research Program

http://icbp.nci.nih.gov/education_outreach/student_resources/undergraduate_opportunities/ 

SUMMER UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP (SURF) PROGRAM The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

http://www8.utsouthwestern.edu/utsw/home/education/surf/index.html

University of Minnesota Life Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Program (LSSURP)

http://www.cbs.umn.edu/main/summer_research/ 

The Florida Mental Health Institute (FMHI) at the University of South Florida Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

http://summerinstitute.fmhi.usf.edu 

OTS Undergraduate Program Organization for Tropical Studies)

http://www.ots.ac.cr/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=320&Itemid=450

AMGEN SCHOLARS PROGRAM California Institute of Technology

www.amgenscholars.caltech.edu

American Psychological Assn Summer Institute

http://www.apa.org/science/resources/ssf/index.aspx

National Science Foundation, Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/

American Economics Association (AEA) Summer Training Program

https://web.econ.ucsb.edu/cgi-bin/smpe.pl

Project Imhotep A Cooperative Summer Program in Public Health Morehouse College

https://www.morehouse.edu/centers/phsi/grants-imhotep.html

SUMMER MICROBIOLOGY UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH PROGRAM 2010 The University of Iowa Department of Microbiology

CTIO Undergraduate Astronomy Research Assistantships Cerro Tololo Inter-American Observatory, La Serena, Chile

http://www.ctio.noao.edu/REU/reu.html

Summer Undergraduate Student Visitor Appointments. High Altitude Observatory, National Center for Atmospheric Research, http://lasp.colorado.edu/home/education/reu/


CERN Summer Research Program through the University of Michigan.

http://www.um-cern-reu.org/

National Observatory summer research assistantships for graduate & undergraduate

http://eo.nso.edu/reu/

National Radio Astronomy Observatory Summer Program. http://www.nrao.edu/administration/directors_office/summer-students.shtml

Research Experience for Undergraduates at the University of Colorado at Boulder

http://www.colorado.edu/physics/Web/reu/index.html

The Institute for Astronomy Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program http://www.ifa.hawaii.edu/reu

DOE Laboratory Internships Program (SULI) and Student Research Participation Programs.

http://www.dep.anl.gov/p_undergrad/

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory Summer Intern Program Harvard-Smithsonian Center in Cambridge, MA.

http://hea-www.harvard.edu/REU/REU.html

Summer Student Program. Arecibo Observatory (Puerto Rico),

http://www.naic.edu/science/summer_set.htm 

Cornell University NSF/REU.

http://astro.cornell.edu/specialprograms/reu/reu_app2014.pdf

Summer Program Research Brigham Young University

http://reu.byu.edu/

Research Experience for Undergraduates. Physics and Astronomy University of Minnesota

http://www.physics.umn.edu/outreach/reu/

Summer Undergraduate Research Experiences in Electrical and Computer Engineering. University of Minnesota

http://www.ece.umn.edu/groups/nsfreu  

Research Experience for Undergraduates (UMN MRSEC REU) Program University of Minnesota Material Research Science & Engineering Center

http://www.mrsec.umn.edu/EHR/SummerResearch.php  

REU Program, Chemistry, Geophysics, Mathematics, and Physics. University of Chicago Materials Center

https://mrsec.uchicago.edu/reu-program  

Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities for Minorities and Women. University of Chicago

http://physics.uchicago.edu/reu_phys1.html

Princeton National Undergraduate Fellowship Program in Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy Science

http://science-education.pppl.gov/programs.html

CCQC Summer Research Program - The Center for Computational Quantum Chemistry

http://www.ccqc.uga.edu/summer/  

"Regional Initiative to Promote Undergraduate Participation in Experimental and Computational Materials Research." University of Alabama at Birmingham

http://www.phy.uab.edu/research/reu.htm 

University of Michigan Space Physics Research Lab.  

http://aoss.engin.umich.edu/pages/undergraduate/reu

Research Experiences for Undergraduates Penn State University Department of Physics

http://www.psu.edu/dept/science/physics-reu/


Summer Research Program Baylor University Department of Physics

http://www.baylor.edu/casper/index.php?id=20535 

Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)

http://www.nsf.gov/crssprgm/reu/list_result.cfm?unitid=5052

Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Program, an Environmental Molecular Science Program, as well as REU Programs in Chemistry Physics, Marine Sciences and GeoPhysics. Stony Brook University

http://www.stonybrook.edu/ureca/oncampus.shtml

SIGMA XI- Research grant Scientific Research Society

http://www.sigmaxi.org/programs/giar/index.shtml

The Moore Undergraduate Research Apprentice Program (MURAP) University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill campus

http://www.unc.edu/depts/murap/index.html

Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) in the Behavioral and Cognitive Sciences University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
http://www.cogsci.umn.edu/REU/REU.htm


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