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External Undergraduate Research Opportunities

Throughout the year, numerous organizations offer research opportunities to undergraduates from around the country. Read about a sample of these opportunities below.

General Opportunities for External Research – Contains a listing of 60 internship opportunities ranging from the Aspen Music Festival and  School to the U.S. Department of Defense to summer programs offered at other colleges and universities. Information includes website links, eligible disciplines, application deadlines, and benefits for each opportunity.

Internship Opportunities for 2015 in Biomedical Research and Allied Health Studies – Contains a listing of 154 internship opportunities specific to the biomedical and allied health studies. Information includes website links, eligible disciplines, application deadlines, and benefits for each opportunity.

National Science Foundation REU sites – The National Science Foundation offers companion funding to existing faculty grants to fund undergraduate participation in the research as well as for students to benefit from the faculty mentorship.  The list changes each year so check back often to see if there is an opportunity of interest to you.  NSFdlook great on resumes for graduate school!

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