For Undergraduates: Paid Summer 2014 Undergrad Research Opportunities
More than 650 programs – REU and other summer research opportunities for undergrads
For Financial Support in Graduate School: Bridge to the Doctorate, IGERT and NSF Grad Research Fellowship programs provide generous stipend and tuition support for students through the National Science Foundation.
For Postdoc opportunities: More than 250 openings nationwide.
The program is a year-round educational program that provides students with relevant research experience while they are pursuing an undergraduate degree. This educational program is designed to complement the students' education with work experience related to their chosen field of study. There are appointments in both the technical and administrative fields.
SOARS encourages applications from individuals who are members of a group that is historically under-represented in the atmospheric and related sciences, including students who are Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, and Hispanic or Latino, female, first generation college students, and students with disabilities. SOARS welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students; students who have experienced, and worked to overcome, educational or economic disadvantage and/or have personal or family circumstances that may complicate their continued progress in research careers.
A successful candidate should: have completed the equivalent of two years of college; have at least one semester of undergraduate studies remaining after the initial summer program; have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher; have a major in atmospheric science or a related field such as the geosciences, biology, chemistry, computer science, earth science, engineering, environmental science, mathematics, meteorology, oceanography, physics, or social science; plan to pursue a career in atmospheric or a related science; have U.S.-citizen or permanent-resident status; and be comfortable with all internship requirements. (cas)
UW is recruiting 20-25 freshmen and sophomores for an eight-week immersion course this summer. Scholars will have all travel, insurance, food and lodging paid during their summer experience and will receive a weekly stipend of $500. Scholars don’t have to be environmental science, or even science, majors, but should demonstrate a commitment to the environment and to diversity, and be curious, creative and enthusiastic. The application will go live at www.uwconservationscholars.org soon and will be due January 31, 2014.
AfterCollege is an employer funded entry-level job & internship resource started by Stanford students over a decade ago. They match students with various opportunities based on school, major and graduation date.
MAES seeks to assist Hispanic students in completing their higher education goals. Scholarships are available on a competitive basis to student members in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).
The Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) program offers fully-funded summer language (and cultural immersion) institutes for university students (sponsored by the Department of State). CLS is part of a U.S. government effort to expand the number of Americans studying and mastering critical foreign languages. Students of diverse disciplines and majors are encouraged to apply.