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STEM programs

AAAS – Mass Media Science and Engineering (Seniors)

AAAS - Grants Net Database

Association of American Medical Colleges - (List)Summer Undergraduate Research Programs

American Astronomical Society – Astronomy Grants & Internships (Scroll through)

AIDS Action Committee of Massachusetts

American Physical Society Research Internship List (Physics) and Scholarships & Awards

Abbott Laboratories (Management, Science & Engineering)

Air Force Research Laboratory: ASSURE Program, Repperger Research Internship Program

Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Yeshiva University) - SURP

American Chemical Society: Undergraduate Internships, Fellowships, Coops, etc.

American Geological Society

American Heart Association (Undergraduate and Graduate) and American Heart Association (scroll down for undergraduate opportunity).

American Mathematical Society Program List

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.

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 List

Boston University NSF-REU in Biophotonics

Boston University – Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

UC - Berkeley Diversity Programs

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)

California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

California Institute of Technology (Caltech) - NASA Programs

Carnegie Mellon University

Central Intelligence Agency

Chester Scholars Summer Program (MetroHealth)

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

CIRRUS (Chemistry Internet Resource for Research by Undergraduate Students)

Cincinnati Children's Hospital

University of Cincinnati - College of Medicine Program

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)

Gates Center Summer Internship Program, University of Colorado (Stem Cell Research)

Columbia University - Leadership Alliance Summer Research Program for Underrepresented Minorities

Columbia University Summer Public Health Scholars Prohram (SPHSP)

Columbia University - Biological Sciences Internship List

University of Connecticut – Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Cornell University - Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation Summer Undergraduate Research Program

Dartmouth College - ASURE Program

DIMACS (Rutgers University) Summer Program

Department of Energy - Scholars Program

Department of Energy - Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship

Duke University Database (Available opportunities are listed under each field)

FBI Summer Internship

Gates Center Summer Internship Program, University of Colorado (Stem Cell Research)

General Electric

Georgia Tech Undergraduate Research in Chemistry and Biochemistry

Georgia Tech SURE

German Academic Exchange Service (Engineering and Science)

GlaxoSmithKline Internships

Goldman Sachs Internships (Arts & Humanities, Social Sciences, Management & Engineering) and Summer Analyst Internship

Homeland Security, Department of(Deadline: December 7, 2016)

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)

Iowa State University REU

University of Iowa – MSTP Undergraduate Research

Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, ME (Biomedical & Genetics)

Journal of Young Investigators (Science and Engineering Programs)

Kansas State University - Climate Change and Mitigation

Kansas State University - Summer Intern Program

Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (LIGO) - Caltech

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

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 TREND Program (Nonlinear Dynamics)

MIT (General & Interview suggestions)

MIT UROP & Amgen Programs

Mayo Clinic - Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Medical College of Wisconsin - SPUR

Medical University of South Carolina - NIDA Drug Abuse Research Training Program

Miami University (Mathematics and Statistics)

University of Miami – Marine Science

University of Michigan - Molecular and Integrative Physiology

University of Michigan - Program in Biomedical Services (PIBS)

University of Minnesota - Chemistry Summer Research

University of Minnesota - Life Sciences Summer Program

Money Geek Internships

Mystic Aquarium Institute Internships (scroll down)


National Cancer Institute - Integrative Cancer Biology Program (ICBP)

National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) Internship

National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute Summer Internship in Biomedical Research

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


Attention Students: SOURCE must make an institutional application for NIST. Completed individual student applications are due to SOURCE on January 26, 2018. Two CWRU students receive NIST funding during Summer 2017 and 2016.  If you have questions for us or our participants, please contact:

National Institute 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


National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network

NOAA Coastal Services Center Internships (Coastal, Marine or Environmental Management/Sciences)

NRAO Summer Program

National Science Foundation - Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)

National Security Agency Internships

University of Nebraska (Summer Undergraduate Research Programs - SURP)Participating Departments

Nemours Summer Undergraduate Research Program

University of Nevada, Las Vegas - SURP (Environmental Microbiology)

New York University - Center for Neural Science

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration- Coastal Management Fellowship

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) - Undergraduate Research Opportunities

One Stop Shopping Initiative Internships (NASA)

Ohio University – SURF (Osteopathic Medicine)

Oklahoma State University - Animal and Human Behavior (NSF-REU)

Oregon Health and Science University - List

Oregon Health and Science University - Undergraduate Summer Internship in Biomedical Informatics

Pathways to Science (Program List - very extensive) (SOURCE highly recommends this site!)

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

University of Pittsburgh - Center for Neuroscience Summer Undergraduate Research Program

University of Pittsburgh – SURP

University of Pittsburgh - TECBio NSF/DoD REU

Rochester Institute of Technology List

Roswell Park Cancer Institute

Rutgers University (DIMACS Summer Program)

Rutgers & University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey Rise Program List (General)

Shannon Point Marine Center (Western Washington University) (scroll down)

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Smithsonian (Harvard) Astrophysical Observatory

Smithsonian (Harvard) Center for Astrophysics - Solar REU Program

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)

Stanford University

University of Texas Medical Branch – SURP

Thomson Reuters Corporation (Engineering)

United States Geological Survey (Pathways for Students and Recent Graduates to Federal Jobs)

University of Virginia School of Medicine – 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)

University of Washington- Harborview Injury Prevention and Research Center

University of Washington- Neurological Surgery Summer Student Program

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

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute

Worcester Polytechnic Institute BME NSF REU