Archive for the ‘Neuroscience’ Category

University of Louisville: Research Opportunities

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

University of Louisville – Undergraduate Summer Research Opportunities
The Center for Molecular Neurobiology provides research opportunities for undergraduate students throughout the state of Kentucky. The objective of this program is to encourage undergraduate students in Kentucky to consider a career in science. Students need to see and feel the research environment to be able to evaluate the possibilities. The program provides students with a deeper appreciation of the nature of scientific research.

The University of Iowa: Research Opportunities

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

The University of Iowa – Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP)
8-week summer program for students from groups historically underrepresented in the humanities, arts, social sciences, engineering, and physical and natural sciences. Applicants must have a genuine interest in research and teaching as a career. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago: Neural Engineering

Thursday, November 4th, 2010

Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago – Summer Internship in Neural Engineering (SINE)
A summer internship in Neural Engineering allows college students to work in an innovative, progressive, fast paced scientific environment where they are exposed to valuable techniques in Experimental and Theoretical Neuroscience, advances in Computer Science, New Theories in Mathematics and Mechanical, Electrical and Biomedical Engineering applications. Students learn the ins and outs of research designed to improve our understanding of the mechanisms of neural injury and recovery, promote greater recovery from nervous system disease, and provide accessible technology to the disabled. Travel and stipend provided.

University of Connecticut: Physiology and Neurobiology

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Connecticut – Department of Physiology and Neurobiology
10-week summer program for students to work with faculty on graduate level research in renal, cardiac, and muscle physiology as well as developmental neurobiology, synaptic plasticity and neural circuits. Students will acquire skills and knowledge to help them enter graduate research programs.

Emory University: Summer Research Experience

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Emory University  – Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)
10-wek hands-on training program for students of the sciences. Participants receive training in research methods, analyze data and present results of their work at a formal research symposium. Open to sophomores, juniors and seniors majoring in science-related fields. Women, underrepresented minorities and students with disabilities are highly encouraged to apply. Housing and stipend included.

Georgia Institute of Technology: Engineering/Science

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

Georgia Institute of Technology – Summer Undergraduate Research in Engineering/Science
10-week summer research program designed to attract qualified minority students into graduate school in the fields of engineering and science. Approximately thirty students of at least junior-level undergraduate standing are recruited on a nationwide basis and paired with both a faculty and a graduate student mentor to undertake research projects in the College of Engineering, College of Sciences, and the Packaging Research Center. Housing, stipend, and travel allowance provided.

National Institute of Standards and Technology: SURF

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

NIST SURF Program – SURF-Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
10-week program for students to work with researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, one of the world’s leading research organizations and home to three Nobel Prize winners. Gain valuable hands-on experience, work with cutting-edge technology, and get paid. Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

University of Colorado-Boulder: Research Training

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Colorado at Boulder – Summer Multicultural Access to Research training (SMART)
Students conduct individual research projects in all areas of Science, Math, and Engineering. With their faculty mentors, students design, carry out, and formally present research projects in their area of interest. SMART interns earn three hours of upper division undergraduate credit in independent study by carrying out their projects and participating in workshops designed to enhance their research experience and strengthen their preparation for graduate school.  Travel, housing, and stipend provided.

University of Colorado: Summer Research

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

University of Colorado – Underrepresented Minority Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
10-week program that will provide undergraduate students from traditionally underrepresented groups with the opportunity to conduct laboratory research, present results, attend seminars and interact with fellow students, lab members and faculty. Travel and stipend provided.

The California Institute of Technology: SURF

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2010

The California Institute of Technology (Caltech) – Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
10-week program open to students in all fields, with students working at either the Caltech campus or the Jet propulsion Laboratory (JPL). Housing and stipend provided.