Archive for the ‘California’ Category

University of California-Los Angeles: Bridge Summer Research

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Los Angeles – Bridge Summer Research Program
9-week summer research program for underrepresented community college students. Students work closely with faculty research teams and attend workshops and seminars on the nature of academic life, standardized test preparation, writing and research skills, and careers involving biomedical research.

University of California-Irvine: SURF

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Irvine – Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
8-week summer program offering undergraduates from diverse backgrounds an opportunity to work closely with faculty mentors on research projects. The program is intended for students with outstanding academic potential who plan to pursue a Ph.D. degree and enter academic careers. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

University of California-Irvine: Integrated Micro-Nano Research

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Irvine – Integrated Micro-Nano Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (IM-SURE)
10-week summer research opportunity for undergraduates. Women, underrepresented minorities, and individuals from economically and socially disadvantaged backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. Under the personal guidance of a UCI faculty mentor, students gain first hand experience and training. Stipend and housing provided.

University of California-Davis: Environmental Toxicology

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Davis – Undergraduate Summer Training in Environmental Toxicology
8-12 week summer program designed to encourage and prepare highly qualified undergraduate students from underrepresented groups to attend graduate school and pursue a career in environmental health sciences. Stipend, living and travel allowances provided.

University of California-Davis: SURP

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Davis – Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)
8- to 10-week program to help students prepare for the competitive application and admissions process to graduate programs. Participants conduct research under the direction of a UC Davis faculty mentor, attend weekly seminars, participate in a GRE prep course, and present their findings at the end of the summer. Students fro historically underrepresented backgrounds are especially encouraged to apply. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

University of California-Davis: Physics Research

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Davis – Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program in Physics
10-week program for students to work alongside faculty and graduate students on a research project. Strong preference is given to students who have completed at least one year of calculus-based introductory physics. Housing, stipend and travel allowance provided.

University of California-Davis: Edmondson Pathology Fellowship

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Davis – Edmondson Summer Fellowship Program
During this summer program, students will participate in research or work activities eight hours a day, Monday – Friday under the supervision and mentorship of pathology faculty in various pathology laboratories. Students will also attend weekly lectures and problem-based-learning exercises that promote investigative and critical thinking. Stipend provided.

University of California-Davis: Center for Biophotonics Science and Technology

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Davis – Center for Biophotonics Science and Technology Internship Opportunities
This summer research internship program takes place between May and September every year with one of the Center partner institutions. Participants work in a laboratory on research projects, participate in orientation events, learn how to make an effective research poster, and present their work to other scientists. Stipend and travel allowance provided

University of California-Davis: Bodega Marine Laboratory

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Davis – Bodega marine Laboratory Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates
8-week program designed to increase the participation of underrepresented minorities in marine science. Faculty and other mentors provide one-on-one training in a friendly, supportive environment on choosing a research topic, writing a research paper, and more. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

University of California-Berkeley: Summer Research Oppotunities

Tuesday, June 30th, 2009

University of California, Berkeley – Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)
8-week summer program open to sophomores, juniors, and seniors in the humanities or the biological, physical or social sciences. Students work with faculty members on predetermined research projects and participate in workshops and seminars designed to assist them in preparing for graduate school. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.