Archive for the ‘Photonics’ Category

Stony Brook University: AGEP

Monday, November 15th, 2010

Stony Brook University – AGEP (Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate)
8-week program designed to provide a wide range of services to underrepresented minority doctoral students in the STEM fields as well as to the STEM departments and graduate programs.

U.S. Department of Energy: Science Laboratory Internships

Monday, November 15th, 2010

U.S. Department of Energy – Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships
10- or 16-week internship program for students who have decided on a career in science and engineering. Students work with scientists or engineers on projects related to the laboratories’ research programs.

West Virginia University: Research Program

Monday, November 15th, 2010

West Virginia University – Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Offers a unique summer research experience for undergraduate students in the science, engineering, or mathematics disciplines. The program is funded by the National Science Foundation and WVNano, the West Virginia state initiative for nanoscience and nanotechnology research. Cutting-edge multidisciplinary nanoscience undergraduate research programs in photonics molecular electronics and electronic transduction, multifunctional heterostructures, nano- and microfluidics, nanokinematics, spintronics and magnetism. Travel, housing, and stipend included.

University of Washington: Photonics Research

Monday, November 15th, 2010

University of Washington – Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Photonics
10-week summer program for students to gain research experience in nationally recognized labs, prepare for graduate school and create potentially publishable work. Housing, stipend and travel allowance 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.

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.

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.

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.