Summer Intern

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University of Utah Jun 1–Jul 31, 2015 MRSEC Next-Generation Materials for Plasmonics & Organic Spintronics – Salt Lake City, Utah
June 1 – July 31, 2015
$4500 stipend, travel allowance, housing & meal plan.
Apply online by January 19, 2015 at:
Open to U.S. citizens & permanent residents obtaining an undergraduate degree after December 2015.
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign February 15, 2015 the fifth year of the Illinois Research Experience for Undergraduates program, with support from NSF and the 3M Foundation. Students who have completed coursework at the sophomore to junior level by June 1, 2015 are our intended scholarship recipients. Because of high demand for our program in prior years, applicants should be planning to obtain a Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in chemistry or related fields between January 1, 2016 and August 31, 2017.The scholarship provides:*$5,000 stipend for a ten-week stay in our department
*Housing at Europa House in Urbana, within walking distance to the Department of Chemistry and the rest of the campus
*Round trip travel cost (up to $800)
*$800 living allowance
Applications may be made at the website For detailed information about the research areas of individual faculty members, please see
2014 NNSA MSI internship Program January 24, 2014 88 positions have been identified to fill with the eligibility requirements (3.0 GPA and must be a U.S. citizen) for the program when screening applicants to send to Dr. Fan at to Ferguson
U.S. Department of Energy January 2, 2015 The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program provides students with an opportunity to gain and develop research skills with the Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy for 10 weeks over the summer. For 20 years, this program has increased awareness of DOE research opportunities to students pursuing STEM degrees (science, technology, engineering and math). The goal of the program is to improve opportunities for women and minority students in these fields, however all eligible candidates are encouraged to apply. Stipends start at $600 per week and eligible Fellows will receive an additional travel and housing allowance. For more information, visit Eligibility
• Be at least 18 years of age at time of application;
• Be a U.S. Citizen;
• Have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0;
• Be currently enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university (sophomore year or higher) or had a Ph.D. conferred on or after January 2, 2014 in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) degree
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS)
2015 HS-STEM Summer Internships
December 22, 2014 The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for undergraduate and graduate students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) Disciplines. The program provides students with quality research experiences at federal research facilities located across the country and allows students the opportunity to establish connections with DHS professionals. It is open to students in a broad spectrum of HS-STEM Disciplines and DHS mission-relevant Research Areas.  Undergraduate students receive a $6,000 stipend plus travel expenses.  Graduate students receive a $7,000 stipend plus travel expenses.10-week research experiences are offered at: Argonne, Berkeley, Livermore, Los Alamos, Oak Ridge, Pacific Northwest, and Sandia National Laboratories; as well as at Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute, Coast Guard Research and Development Center, Customs and Borders Protection Laboratories and Scientific Services, Domestic Nuclear Detection Office, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Naval Research Laboratory, Engineer Research and Development Center, National Security Technologies Remote Sensing Laboratory, Transportation Security Laboratory, and more.  Detailed information about the internships can be found at: poster is located at:
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Jan 30, 2015 The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of NOAA’s programs and mission. Over 100 students are selected each year for participation in the Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) and Educational Partnership Program (EPP) scholarship programs. These scholarships include support for two years of undergraduate study and summer internship opportunities at NOAA facilities across the country.  For information on program benefits and how to apply, visit our web sites:
• Educational Partnership Program Undergraduate Scholarship:
o Application Deadline: January 30, 2015
• Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship:
o Application Deadline: January 30, 2015
Eligibility Requirements:
• US Citizen
• 3.0 GPA (Hollings) or 3.2 GPA (EPP)
• Full-time second year student at an accredited four-year undergraduate program or third year student at a five-year undergraduate program
• Majoring in NOAA mission disciplines, including but not limited to: atmospheric science, biology, cartography, chemistry, computer science, education, engineering, environmental science, geodesy, geography, marine science, mathematics, meteorology, oceanography, physical science, photogrammetry, physics, etc.
• Enrolled at a Minority Serving Institution (EPP Scholarship only)
For further information, contact the Office of Education Scholarship Programs at: or (301) 628-2913.
The Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program, sponsored by the Office of Fossil Energy (FE), U.S. Department of Energy January 15 Apply at qualify for the program, students must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Be a U.S. Citizen
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Be currently enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university (sophomore year or higher)
University of Nebraska–Lincoln February 2, 2015 Nebraska’s summer program offers research opportunities in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields in addition to a new interdisciplinary Minority Health Disparities program doing research in and around the social sciences. A complete listing of faculty mentors and research project descriptions can be found on our website at can also find information about program benefits including a competitive stipend, room and board, travel expenses, and more.
The Department of Homeland Security Visit our newly redesigned website at: for additional details opportunity to conduct research at the university-based DHS Centers of Excellence (DHS Centers).

  • Graduate Students—$600, Undergraduate Students—$500
  • Housing Allowance: Faculty—$1,500, Students—$1,000
  • Travel Allowance: One round trip to Center for participants who live more than fifty miles, one-way, from their assigned Center
ACS Scholars March 1, 2014 ACS offers renewable scholarships to underrepresented minority students who want to enter chemistry or related fields. Awards of up to $5,000 are given to qualified African American, Hispanic or American Indian students who are high school seniors or college freshman, sophomores, or juniors pursuing a college degree in the chemical sciences.
free travel grant This grant is awarded to minority or female undergraduate students (juniors or seniors) to visit one of our partner campuses. This grant facilitates the student’s campus visit so they can meet with CIAN faculty and students, tour the research laboratories and campus, and learn about CIAN research. For more information and to apply for this grant, students can visit the website
CIAN Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program This is a one year fellowship awarded to undergraduate students. Students are nominated by a CIAN faculty member at any one of the partner universities. CIAN will award 13 undergraduate research fellowships during the academic year. This fellowship is worth up to $5000 per year. For more information and to apply for this fellowship, students can visit the website
University of Nebraska–Lincoln February 17,2014 All programs for 2014 are listed at and include projects in Applied Mathematics, Bioenergy Systems, Biomedical Engineering, Chemistry, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences/Water Resources, Minority Health Disparities, Nanohybrid Materials and Algal Biofuels, Redox Biology, and Virology. Due to funding restrictions, participation is limited to U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
Boise State UNIVERSITY 17 March 2014 Boise State University is now accepting applications to our Research Experience for Undergraduates in Materials for Energy and Sustainability from 29 May through 1 August 2014.


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