Archive for the ‘Environmental Science’ Category

Oregon State University: Marine Science Research

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Oregon State University – From Estuaries to the Deep Sea: Research Experience for Undergraduates
If you are considering grduate study or a professional career in the marine sciences and are interested in developing research skills through hands-on experience, then come discover the Oregon coast! Oregon State University offers students from all over the US a hands-on learning opportunity to work with faculty mentors on research projects that advance knowledge and understanding of marine, coastal and estuarine environments. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

New Mexico Tech: Earth and Environmental Science

Monday, November 15th, 2010

New Mexico Tech – Department of earth & Environmental Science
9-week undergraduate summer research program for students to work on one of eight possible environmentally related research projects in a collaborative and interdisciplinary manner. Participants also take part in field trips that explore the rich environmental, cultural, and historical heritage of New Mexico.

Miami University: Ecology in Human-Dominated Landscapes

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Miami University – Research Experiences for Undergraduates: Ecology in Human-Dominated Landscapes
A 10-week summer program, funded by the National Science Foundation. Participants will work closely with faculty mentors to design and execute their own research projects in Ecology and Environmental Science. Participants receive 12 hours credit, tuition-free. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

Duke University: Engineering Research

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Duke University – Engineering Research Outreach program
Research experiences are available in all areas of Engineering, including Biomedical Electrical, Computer, Civil, Environmental, and Mechanical Engineering, and Materials Science. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

University of North Carolina School of Medicine: Summer Research Program

Monday, November 15th, 2010

University of North Carolina School of Medicine Summer Undergradute Research Experience
10-week research intense program designed for undergraduate students interested in biochemistry, molecular biology, cell biology, cellular biophysics, structural biology, computational biology, genetics, genomics, and proteomics. Historically underrepresented students are particularly targeted. Stipend, housing and travel allowance provided.

Stony Brook University: Marine Sciences Research

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Stony Brook University – Undergraduate Research Fellowships at the Marine Sciences Research Center
8-week program that provides ‘hands-on’ experience in the field with small boats and sampling gear and in the laboratory with state-of-the-art analytical instruments and techniques. Students present results in a final program. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

Danforth Center: Plant Science Internship

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Danforth Center – Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Summer Undergraduate Internship Program
11-week program in which undergraduates conduct laboratory research in Plant Biology, including Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, Genetics, Genomics, Development, Physiology, and Biotic and Abiotic stress. The program also includes workshops, field trips, and other activities. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

University of Missouri-Columbia: Research Programs

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

University of Missouri-Columbia – Summer Undergraduate Research Programs
9-week program for funded summer internship research areas including agricultural research, animal sciences, chemistry, computation neurosciences, home networking technologies, molecular and cellular biology, and plant genomics. Stipend provided.

University of Mississippi: Science, Mathematics, and Engineering

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

University of Mississippi – Summer Research Institute for Undergraduates
The Summer Research Institute for Undergraduates is open to undergraduates at various stages in their young academic careers. Science, mathematics, and engineering majors who have completed at least their freshman years (rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors) are eligible. A special “bridge” program also will be offered for graduate students who will be entering science, mathematics, and engineering programs in the fall.

Western Michigan University: Environmental Signal Transduction

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Western Michigan University – NSF-REU Program in Environmental Signal Transduction
This 10-week undergraduate summer program offers a mentored research experience and interdisciplinary scientific enrichment activities. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.