Off Campus Opportunities

Off campus summer opportunities are numerous. Be mindful of deadlines, which mostly are between mid-January and mid-March. Do not limit yourself to just the section you feel you fall under. Many STEM programs also have programs for non-STEM students. Please look over the entire list including the General section.

Arts and Humanities Programs:
American Bar Foundation
UC Irvine List (Most disciplines)
Central Intelligence Agency
Costume Society of America - Theater Arts (Costumes)
European Union Washington DC Delegation Internships
European Union Delegation Internships in Europe
German Academic Exchange Service - German Studies & Political Science
Goldman Sachs Internships (Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences, Management & Engineering)
Institute for Humane Studies (George Mason University)
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Legal Momentum (Women’s Rights, Accounting, Pre-Law)
Library of Congress Internships (Law/Political Science)
University of Michigan – Health Management & Policy Summer Enrichment Program (Humanities & Management)
National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (NSF-REU)
Pace University (Psychology)
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (History, Museum Studies and Policy)
University of Pittsburgh - Slavic Languages Study Programs
Skidmore College List - Extremely Comprehensive
University of Texas Austin – Population Research Center (Sociology, Demographics, Health and Policy)

General Programs (covering most/several areas):
AAAS – Mass Media Science and Engineering (Seniors)
American Red Cross Internships - The Presidential Internship Experience
Back to College.com List (Most Fields of Study)
UC Irvine List
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Central Intelligence Agency
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
FBI Summer Internship
Fund a Geek
General Electric
Goldman Sachs Internships (Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences, Management & Engineering)
Institute for Humane Studies (George Mason University)
University of Iowa
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
National Institute of Health (It is best to contact individual researchers or institutions.) or NIH - Biomedical Sciences Training Program
National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
New York City Internships
New York State Internships
Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission (General)
University of Pittsburgh (General List) - Check eligibility.
Science.gov List (General)
Skidmore College List
Smithsonian (Most Fields of Study)
US Department of Transportation – Federal Highway Administration (General)
The White House (type "undergraduate internship" into the search area; be as specific as possible)

Management Programs (including Economics):
Abbott Laboratories (Management, Science & Engineering)
Central Intelligence Agency
General Electric: (search internship)
Genentech - STEM & Management Majors
Goldman Sachs Internships (Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences, Management & Engineering)
Legal Momentum (Women’s Rights, Accounting, Pre-Law)
University of Michigan – Health Management & Policy Summer Enrichment Program (Humanities & Management)
National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
Ohio Aerospace Institute/NASA and NASA Glen Research Center - Lewis' Educational and Research Collaborative Internship Program (LERCIP)
Skidmore College List

Minority and Women's Programs:
APS/IBM Research Internship for Women (Physics) and Scholarships & Awards for Women & Minorities
Arts & Business Council of Americans for the Arts (Arts Management)
Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program (Kaiser Family Foundation)
Boston University (STEM and Social Sciences)
UC Berkeley SUPERB Program (Engineering)
Cal Tech – MURF
Central Intelligence Agency (Minorities & Persons with Disabilities)
Columbia University - Biological Sciences Internship List (section of minority programs)
Cornell University - Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Doors of Opportunity (Extensive list of opportunities for African, Latino, Asian and Native Americans)
Inroads (Management)
The Leadership Alliance (in the Sciences, Social Sciences & Humanities - for Underrepresented students)
Library of Congress – Student Diversity Internship Programs
Miami University (Mathematics and Statistics)
University of Michigan - Pre-Medical Scientist Training Program
New York University – Leadership Alliance (Biomedical and Humanities)
University of Pennsylvania – Summer Undergraduate Internship Program
Rutgers & University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Rise Program
Skidmore College List
Smithsonian Institution - National Science Resources Center
VaNTH (Vanderbilt, Northwestern, Texas, Harvard/MIT) Engineering Research Center
University of Virginia – Summer Research Internship Program
Washington University School of Medicine - The Genome Institute
Wayne State University – (SURE) Minority Students
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute

Social Science Programs (including Economics):
American Bar Foundation
AAAS – Mass Media Science and Engineering (Seniors)
The American Political Science Association
Andrew Young School of Policy Studies - Georgia State University (Social Sciences)
Central Intelligence Agency
Dayton (Ohio) Society of Natural History Internship Program
Fund a Geek
Goldman Sachs Internships (Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences, Management & Engineering)
Institute for Humane Studies (George Mason University)
Legal Momentum (Women’s Rights, Accounting, Pre-Law)
University of Michigan – Health Management & Policy Summer Enrichment Program (Humanities & Management)
National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
Oklahoma State University (Psychology)
Pace University (Psychology)
Skidmore College List
Smithsonian Institution
University of Texas Austin – Population Research Center (Social Sciences)

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) Programs:
AAAS – Mass Media Science and Engineering (Seniors)
AAAS - Grants Net Database
AAMC - (List)
AAS – Astronomy Grants & Internships (Scroll through)
AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts
AIPT - International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience
APS Research Internship List (Physics) and Scholarships & Awards
Abbott Laboratories (Management, Science & Engineering)
Air Force Institute of Technology
Air Force Research Laboratory: Space Scholars and Energy Scholars
University of Akron – Polymer Research
Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Yeshiva University)
American Chemical Society: Undergraduate Research and Undergraduate Internships and More
American Geological Society
American Heart Association (Undergraduate and Graduate) and American Heart Association (scroll down for undergraduate opportunity).
American Society for Microbiology
Amgen Scholars - Provides undergraduate students with the opportunity to engage in a hands-on summer research experience at some of the world's leading institutions.
Barbara Jordan Health Policy Scholars Program (Kaiser Family Foundation) (Minorities)
Baylor College of Medicine - SMART Program
Behavioral Neuroscience, Center for - Behavioral Research Advancements in Neuroscience (BRAIN) Summer Research Program
BIRDNET – Grants, Awards, and Prizes in Ornithology
Boston University NSF-REU in Biophotonics
Boston University – SURF (Underrepresented Minorities) (STEM and Social Sciences)
UC - Berkeley SUPERB Program (Underrepresented Engineering Students)
UC - Irvine (Chem-SURF - Chemistry Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship)
UC - Los Angeles (URC-Care) (SPUR & Amgen only)
UC - Los Angeles - Center for Embedded Networked Sensing
UC - Los Angeles (SPUR)
Cal Tech – MURF (Underrepresented Minorities)
Carnegie Mellon NSF-REU in Biological Sciences
Central Intelligence Agency
Chester Scholars Summer Program (MetroHealth)
CIRRUS (Chemistry Internet Resource for Research by Undergraduate Students)
Cincinnati Children's Hospital
University of Cincinnati - College of Medicine Program
Clemson University (Human Centered Computing)
Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Lerner Research Institute
Cleveland Clinic Foundation - Lerner Research Institute, BME Dept - Summer Research Opportunities
Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
The Colorado Center for Biorefining and Biofuels (C2B2) - Summer Research Program for Undergraduates Program (NSF-REU)
Columbia University - Biological Sciences Internship List
University of Connecticut – Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Cornell University Summer Programs (not all listings are current)
Cornell University's list of programs around the country
Cornell University - Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Dartmouth College (Nanomaterials Research) & (List)
DIMACS (Rutgers University) Summer Program
Department of Energy - Scholars Program
Department of Energy - Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship
Emory University - ScienceNET Database of Summer Research Programs and Internships
FBI Summer Internship
Fund a Geek
General Electric: (search internship)
Georgia Tech Undergraduate Research (Chemistry)
Georgia Tech SURF/IREP
University of Georgia - Center for Computational Chemistry
GlaxoSmithKline Summer Internships
Goldman Sachs Internships (Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences, Management & Engineering) (you must set up an account)
Homeland Security, Department of
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Huntington Medical Research Institutes
University of Illinois–Urbana Champaign (ACES)
IES Brain Research Foundation
Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS)
International Association for the Exchange of Students for Technical Experience (IAESTE)
University of Iowa – MSTP Undergraduate Research
University of Iowa – List of Programs
Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME (Biomedical & Genetics)
Kansas State University - Climate Change and Mitigation
Kansas State University List
Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) - Caltech
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (listed as job postings)
Lerner Research Institute - The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Lerner Research Institute - The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, BME Dept - Summer Research Programs
Lincoln Laboratory (at MIT)
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Loyola University – Microbiology and Immunology Undergraduate Research
Maryland Sea Grant, Chesapeake Bay
University of Maryland (List for Math Majors)
University of Maryland (Scroll down to off campus opportunities)
University of Maryland - MERIT Program (Engineering)
University of Maryland TREND Program (Nonlinear Dynamics)
Miami University (Mathematics and Statistics)
MIT (General & Interview suggestions)
MIT UROP & Amgen Programs
Mayo Clinic - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
Mayo Clinic (Biostatician)
Mayo Clinic (General List)
University of Miami – Marine Science
University of Michigan - Medical Scientist Training Program
University of Michigan - Program in Biomedical Services (PIBS)
University of Minnesota – Chemistry Summer Research
University of Minnesota - Ecological Program
University of Minnesota - Life Sciences Summer Program
Mystic Aquarium Institute for Exploration
NASA
National Cancer Institute - Integrative Cancer Biology Program (ICBP)
National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) Internship
National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute
National High Magnetic Field Lab
National Human Genome Research Institute (through the NIH)
National Institute of Health (Best to contact individual researchers.)
NIH - Training Program in Biomedical Sciences

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National Instutite of Standards Technology - Boulder
National Institute of Standards & Technology - Gaithersburg
National Institute of Standards & Technology - Information Technology Laboratory
National Institute of Standards & Technology - Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology
National Institute of Standards & Technology - Physical Measurement Laboratory

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National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network
NOAA Coastal Services Center Internship List (Coastal, Marine or Environmental Management/Sciences)
NRAO Summer Program
National Science Foundation - Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
National Science Foundation - Science and Technology Centers (Links to search engines)
National Security Agency Internships
University of Nebraska (Summer Undergraduate Research Programs - SURP) (See individual programs below)
University of Nebraska - College of Medicine, Summer Undergraduate Alcohol Research Program
University of Nebraska - College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, SURP
University of Nebraska - College of Medicine, Department of Pathology and Microbiology, SURP
University of Nebraska - College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Nebraska - College of Pharmacy, SURP
University of Nebraska - College of Public Health, SURP
Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Program
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - SURP (Environmental Microbiology)
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
New York University - Center for Neural Science
New York University – Leadership Alliance (Biomedical and Humanities)
University of North Carolina Chapel Hill (SURE-REU)
Northwestern University - Summer Internship in Nanotechnology
The Nucleus Database (Astronomy & Physics)
Oak Ridge Associated Universities - Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) (General Database)
Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) - Department of Energy Scholars
Ohio Space Grant Consortium (NASA)
Ohio University – SURF (Osteopathic Medicine)
University of Oregon (Life Sciences)
Pathways to Science (Program List - very extensive)
Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative - SIP Program
Pittsburgh Tissue Engineering Initiative - Combat Casualty Care in San Antonio, Texas
University of Pittsburgh – SURP
Research Center of Ocean Margins (University of Bremen, Germany)
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Rutgers & University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Rise Program
Science.gov List (General)
Sea Grant
Shannon Point Marine Center (Western Washington University) (scroll down)
Sigma Xi - The Scientific Research Society
Skidmore College List
Smithsonian National Musuem of Natural History
Smithsonian (Harvard) Astrophysical Observatory
Smithsonian (Harvard) Center for Astrophysics - Solar REU Program
Sonoma State University – List of STEM Programs - This list is not currently being updated but still has valuable information.
Medical University of South Carolina
University of South Carolina (REU in Chemical Engineering)
University of Southern California – Chemistry Summer Research
Southwestern Medical Center – SURF
Stanford University (Internships in Geosciences and Engineering)
United States Geological Survey
University of Tennessee, Knoxville List
University of Tennessee, Knoxville - Sensing and Signaling Research Experience for Undergraduates
University of Texas Medical Branch – SURP
Thomson Reuters Corporation (Engineering)
University of Virginia – Summer Research Internship Program
Virginia Tech Undergraduate Research - Department of Engineering Education
Virginia Tech Undergraduate Research - Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Washington Internship for Students of Engineering - Engineering Public Policy Program
Washington University in St. Louis - School of Medicine
University of Washington, Seattle - Environmental Health Research Experience Program (EH REP)
Wayne State University – SURF
WebGURU (General Research Resource and List)
Western Kentucky University - Summer Research in Investigative Biotechnology REU Program
Medical College of Wisconsin – SPUR
University of Wisconsin Engineering Programs
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute
Worcester Polytechnic Institute BME NSF REU

General Databases and Other University's Lists:
AAAS - Grants Net Database
AAMC - Association of American Medical Colleges
AMS List (Math emphasis with coverage of other majors as well): Information for Math Majors and Internships & Co-ops
American Chemical Society
Back2College.com List and Link to Other Databases (Most Fields of Study)
UC Irvine List (General List)
UC Los Angeles – (General List)
Career Jet (search engine)
Colgate University (General List)
Columbia University - Biological Sciences Internship List
Dartmouth (General Information on Finding an Internship)
Dream Careers - Database
Duke University List
Emory University - ScienceNET Database of Summer Research Programs and Internships
The Environmental Careers Organization – Internship List (Some Research - not all)
Fast Web Internship Database
Fund a Geek
InternshipPrograms.com (Search Engine for all types of experiences)
University of Iowa – List of Programs
Job Hunt.org (Most Fields of Study)
Job Search USA or Internships & Entry Level Jobs
Lawrence University List (Most Fields of Study)
University of Maryland (General List of US Internships)
University of Maryland (List of Internships in the DC area)
University of Maryland (International Internship Opportunities)
Ohio State University Internship List
University of Pittsburgh – General List
Princeton University - Advice on Finding an Internship
Princeton University - Internship Link
Rice University List
Rochester Institute of Technology (Co-op & Internship List)
Skidmore College List
Sonoma State University – List of STEM Programs - This list is not currently being updated but still has valuable information.
Swarthmore College Internship List (General)
Vault.com Database

Competitions & Conferences:
Collegiate Inventor's Competition
Council on Undergraduate Research - Posters on the Hill
National Conferences on Undergraduate Research
The Ohio Academy of Science