Summer ORISE Fellowship Opportunity at CDC 2015
BRAIN SCHOLARS PROGRAM
Undergraduate Neuroscience Research Assistantships are available for juniors and seniors through the NMSU NIH BRAiN Scholars program for spring and summer of 2015.
Who Should Apply
- Students interested in careers in neuroscience and behavior who seek intensive mentored and professional experiences for entry to graduate school.
- Pell grant recipients preferred
- Majors in engineering, physics, chemistry, computer science, life sciences, anthropology, behavioral sciences
- Salary ($10/hr; 15 hrs/week academic, 40 hrs/week summer);
- paid conference travel;
- budget for research supplies;
- paid 8 week internship at UC Denver Medical School summer 2015; professional workshops.
- Eligibility for financial support is contingent on proof of US citizenship or residency status, approval of appointment by NMSU and NIH, and availability of external funding.
- Appointments start January 16 or monthly until May 16 2015 and are active through July 31, 2015. Appointments are renewable pending satisfactory progress.
Deadline to Apply:
- Monday December 22, 2014 by 5 pm for a January 16, 2015 start date.
- Monday January 13, 2015 by 5 pm for a February 1, 2015 start date
How to apply:
- Contact the BRAIN Program Director Professor Elba Serrano (email@example.com) or the Program Facilitator Bleu Knight (firstname.lastname@example.org) for application instructions
Cancer Research Internship for Undergraduate Students
9-week internship at the Frd Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) in Seattle. Projects Available in:
- Basic Science
- Human Biology
- Public Health
- Clinical Research
- Vaccine and Infectious Disease
- Weekly Research Seminars
- Professional Development Workshops Social Activities
Logistic & More Information
- $4,500 (before taxes) compensation
- Travel costs (up to $450) to and from Seattle are provided
- Students are responsible for housing, food, etc. Housing at the UW is available for ~$1,900
For Eligibility Requirement/ Info : Dr,. Michèle Shuster, email@example.com
Application Deadline: Monday, January 16, 2015
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 2015 HS-STEM Summer Internships
Application deadline: December 22, 2014
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.
Areas of research: Engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological / life sciences, environmental science, emergency and incident management, social sciences, and more.
U.S. citizenship required
Detailed information about the internships can be found at: http://www.orau.gov/dhseducation/internships/
The Conservation and Land Management Internship Program is now accepting applications for 2015! Please apply online at
Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide funding for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to study world regions critical to U.S. interests (including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East). The countries of Western Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand are excluded.
Maximum awards are $20,000 for the Boren Scholarships (for undergraduates) and $30,000 for the Boren Fellowships (for graduate students). In exchange for funding, recipients commit to working in the federal government for a minimum of one year. Additional information on preferred geographic regions, languages, fields of study and application procedures can be found at www.borenaward.org
The Goldwater Scholarship is a prestigious award that provides funding for students in the STEM fields who are planning a career in scientific research. The scholarship awards up to $7,000 annually, and the application is open to sophomores and juniors. Students are encouraged to start the application process soon as one major component of the application is a two-page research proposal. Students who are currently engaged in undergraduate research in a faculty lab have a distinct advantage in the competition and are highly encouraged to apply in this year’s cycle.
The application deadline is January 23, 2015.
NIH INRO (for undergrads at graduation)
Applications are open September 1 – October 15, 2014.
NIH IRTA (for undergrads at graduation)
No deadline but sooner is better
Health Communications Internship program (all levels)
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