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K-8 Students


University of California, Los Angeles

(Los Angeles, CA)
• Tribal Learning Community & Educational Exchange (TLCEE) On-line Courses, Scholarships Available
As a result of collaborative efforts between the Tribal Learning Community & Educational Exchange (TLCEE), UCLA Extension, and the Tribal Law and Poli ... read more


High School Students

• Tribal Learning Community & Educational Exchange (TLCEE) On-line Courses, Scholarships Available
As a result of collaborative efforts between the Tribal Learning Community & Educational Exchange (TLCEE), UCLA Extension, and the Tribal Law and Poli ... read more


Undergraduate Students


Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

(New York, NY)
• Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program (Nationwide Program)
The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship (MMUF) is one of the Foundation’s premier programs and the centerpiece of the Foundation’s long-term effort t ... read more


Arizona State University

(Tempe, AZ)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Brown University

(Providence, RI)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


California State University, Northridge

(Northridge, CA)
• BUILD PODER - Building Infrastructure Leading to Diversity (BUILD) Promoting Opportunities for Diversity in Education and Research (PODER)
BUILD PODER is an undergraduate research training program funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). In a supportive community, sophomores, ju ... read more


Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia

(Philadelphia, PA)
• Injury Science Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
10 Week Paid Summer Internships

The Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, a leading multidisc ... read more



City University of New York (CUNY), Brooklyn College

(Brooklyn, NY)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more

• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


City University of New York (CUNY), Hunter College

(New York, NY)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Colorado State University

(Fort Collins, CO)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Columbia University

(New York, NY)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Cornell University

(Ithaca, NY)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Dartmouth College

(Hanover, NH)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Doris Duke Charitable Foundation

(New York, NY)
• Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at University of California Santa Cruz
The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program (conservationscholars.ucsc.edu) at the University of California Santa Cruz is currently accepting applica ... read more


Drexel University

(Philadelphia, PA)
• Injury Science Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
10 Week Paid Summer Internships

The Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, a leading multidisc ... read more



Florida International University

(Miami, FL)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Georgia State University

(Atlanta, GA)
• Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Community GIS and Citizen Science in Orlando and Belize hosted by the University of Central Florida
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmenta ... read more


Harvard University

(Cambridge, MA)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Howard College

(Big Spring, TX)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Johns Hopkins University

(Baltimore, MD)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Kansas State University

(Manhattan, KS)
• Bridges to the Bachelor’s sponsored by the National Institutes of Health is aimed at under-represented minority students who wish to pursue careers in the Biomedical Sciences

Welcome! If you are African-American, Hispanic or Latino, Native American, or member of any other ethnic/racial minority group that is under-repre ... read more



Leadership Alliance

(Providence, RI)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Michigan State University

(East Lansing, MI)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

(Washington, DC)
• REU Site: Real-World Research Experiences for Undergraduates at the National Weather Center
The National Weather Center (NWC) in Norman, Oklahoma invites motivated undergraduate students from any major who are interested in a career in scient ... read more


New York University

(New York, NY)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Northeastern University

(Boston, MA)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Northern Arizona University

(Flagstaff, AZ)
• Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at University of California Santa Cruz
The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program (conservationscholars.ucsc.edu) at the University of California Santa Cruz is currently accepting applica ... read more


Oregon State University

(Corvallis, OR)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Princeton University

(Princeton, NJ)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more

• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Smithsonian Institution

(Washington, DC)
• Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Community GIS and Citizen Science in Orlando and Belize hosted by the University of Central Florida
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmenta ... read more


Spelman College

(Atlanta, GA)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Stanford University

(Stanford, CA)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Texas A&M University

(College Station, TX)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


Tufts University

(Medford, MA)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


University of Arizona

(Tucson, AZ)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of California, Los Angeles

(Los Angeles, CA)
• Tribal Learning Community & Educational Exchange (TLCEE) On-line Courses, Scholarships Available
As a result of collaborative efforts between the Tribal Learning Community & Educational Exchange (TLCEE), UCLA Extension, and the Tribal Law and Poli ... read more


University of California, Riverside

(Riverside, CA)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of California, Santa Cruz

(Santa Cruz, CA)
• Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at University of California Santa Cruz
The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program (conservationscholars.ucsc.edu) at the University of California Santa Cruz is currently accepting applica ... read more


University of Central Florida

(Orlando, FL)
• Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Community GIS and Citizen Science in Orlando and Belize hosted by the University of Central Florida
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmenta ... read more


University of Chicago

(Chicago, IL)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


University of Colorado, Boulder

(Boulder, CO)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


University of Florida

(Gainesville, FL)
• Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at University of California Santa Cruz
The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program (conservationscholars.ucsc.edu) at the University of California Santa Cruz is currently accepting applica ... read more


University of Georgia

(Athens, GA)
• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of Illinois, Chicago

(Chicago, IL)
• Summer Research Opportunities Program for Undergraduates (SROP)
The Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) was first established in 1986 by the Graduate Deans of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CI ... read more


University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

(Urbana, IL)
• ASPIRE: Fall Campus Visit and Early Application Program
: ASPIRE is a diversity initiative designed to increase the pool of students from populations historically underrepresented in graduate programs at Il ... read more

• Summer Research Opportunities Program
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Illinois) offers a summer research program that provides undergraduate students from populations under ... read more


University of Maryland, Baltimore County

(Baltimore, MD)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more

• Urban Water Sustainability Network Undergraduate Research Program
Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students w ... read more


University of Maryland, College Park

(College Park, MD)
• College of Behavioral and Social Sciences (BSOS) Summer Research Initiative (SRI)
The Summer Research Initiative (SRI) was created in 1999 by the Office of the Dean in the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences (BSOS) and is supp ... read more


University of Miami

(Coral Gables, FL)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


University of Michigan

(Ann Arbor, MI)
• Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at University of California Santa Cruz
The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program (conservationscholars.ucsc.edu) at the University of California Santa Cruz is currently accepting applica ... read more

• Summer Research Opportunity Program for undergraduates
The University of Michigan Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP) offers outstanding undergraduates underrepresented in their field of study the o ... read more

• Summer Undergraduate Internship Program
The ICPSR summer internship program provides undergraduate students with a unique and expansive research experience that introduces all aspects of soc ... read more


University of Nebraska, Lincoln

(Lincoln, NE)
• Nebraska Summer Research Program
The Nebraska Summer Research Program is a consortium of NSF funded Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) and other summer research opportuniti ... read more


University of Oklahoma

(Norman, OK)
• REU Site: Real-World Research Experiences for Undergraduates at the National Weather Center
The National Weather Center (NWC) in Norman, Oklahoma invites motivated undergraduate students from any major who are interested in a career in scient ... read more


University of Pennsylvania

(Philadelphia, PA)
• Injury Science Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
10 Week Paid Summer Internships

The Center for Injury Research and Prevention (CIRP) at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, a leading multidisc ... read more


• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more

• Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Program in Health
The SUMR program is an endeavor by the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI) and the Health Care Management Department of the Wharton Scho ... read more
an IBP member program

University of South Florida

(Tampa, FL)
• Summer Research Institute at the Florida Mental Health Institute (SRI@FMHI)
The Summer Research Institute (SRI@FMHI) is designed for students interested in building research skills within the context of mental health to help t ... read more


University of Virginia

(Charlottesville, VA)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


University of Washington

(Seattle, WA)
• Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program at University of California Santa Cruz
The Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program (conservationscholars.ucsc.edu) at the University of California Santa Cruz is currently accepting applica ... read more


Vanderbilt University

(Nashville, TN)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more

• Summer Research Internship Program in Biomedical Informatics
If you've ever been interested in applying computer science to healthcare, you should be looking at Biomedical Informatics! Researchers in Biomedical ... read more


Washington University

(St. Louis, MO)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Xavier University of Louisiana

(New Orleans, LA)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Yale University

(New Haven, CT)
• Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
Since 1992, the Leadership Alliance has encouraged students from groups traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, mathematics, engineering, psyc ... read more


Post-Baccalaureate


University of California, Santa Barbara

(Santa Barbara, CA)
• Academic Coordinator for Network Science
The Department of Computer Science at the University of California, Santa Barbara invites applications for an Academic Coordinator position, at the ra ... read more


University of Pennsylvania

(Philadelphia, PA)
• Summer Undergraduate Minority Research Program in Health
The SUMR program is an endeavor by the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI) and the Health Care Management Department of the Wharton Scho ... read more
an IBP member program

Postdoc & Early Career


Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia

(Philadelphia, PA)
• Postdoctoral Fellowship for Academic Diversity
The Postdoctoral Fellowship for Academic Diversity Program is a competitive program whose goal is to increase the diversity of the community of schola ... read more


Harvard University

(Cambridge, MA)
• Harvard University Inequality in America Initiative Postdoctoral Fellowship (fully funded)
The Inequality in America Initiative seeks applications from recent doctoral degree recipients interested in joining an interdisciplinary network of H ... read more
just posted!

National Academies, The

(Washington, DC)
• Greenwall Fellowship in Bioethics  (Nationwide Program)
The Greenwall Fellowship is awarded for a two-year period. During this time, the fellow is expected to continue to work at his/her main academic post, ... read more

• Puffer/ABFM Fellowship at the NAM  (Nationwide Program)
The Puffer/ABFM Fellowship is awarded for a two-year period. During this time, the fellow is expected to continue to work at his/her main academic pos ... read more

• The ABEM Emergency Medicine Fellowship  (Nationwide Program)
The ABEM Emergency Medicine Fellowship is awarded for a two-year period. During this time, the fellow is expected to continue to work at his/her main ... read more


Northeastern University

(Boston, MA)
• STEM Future Faculty Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
Northeastern University invites nominations and applications from candidates in all disciplines represented at Northeastern University for the Future ... read more


Rand Corporation

(Santa Monica, CA)
• Postdoctoral Training Program in the Science of Aging
The RAND Postdoctoral Training Program in the Study of Aging enables outstanding junior scholars in demographic and aging research to sharpen their an ... read more


U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

(Washington, DC)
• Agriculture and Food Research Initiative: NIFA Fellowships Grant Program
The Agriculture and Food Research Initiative (AFRI), established by Congress in the 2008 Farm Bill, is the nation’s premier peer reviewed competitive ... read more


University of California, Berkeley

(Berkeley, CA)
• Summer Workshop on Formal Demography and other Grants
Join us for an educational program designed to train the next generation of population researchers in the methods in formal demography. This week-long ... read more
an IBP member program

University of Michigan

(Ann Arbor, MI)
• National Center for Institutional Diversity: the Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
This university-wide, interdisciplinary initiative seeks to advance NCID’s national commitment to institutional diversity and its strategic agenda to ... read more


University of Pennsylvania

(Philadelphia, PA)
• Postdoctoral Fellowship for Academic Diversity
The Postdoctoral Fellowship for Academic Diversity Program is a competitive program whose goal is to increase the diversity of the community of schola ... read more


Faculty & Administrators


National Academies, The

(Washington, DC)
• Greenwall Fellowship in Bioethics  (Nationwide Program)
The Greenwall Fellowship is awarded for a two-year period. During this time, the fellow is expected to continue to work at his/her main academic post, ... read more

• Puffer/ABFM Fellowship at the NAM  (Nationwide Program)
The Puffer/ABFM Fellowship is awarded for a two-year period. During this time, the fellow is expected to continue to work at his/her main academic pos ... read more

• The ABEM Emergency Medicine Fellowship  (Nationwide Program)
The ABEM Emergency Medicine Fellowship is awarded for a two-year period. During this time, the fellow is expected to continue to work at his/her main ... read more


University of Michigan

(Ann Arbor, MI)
• National Center for Institutional Diversity: the Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
This university-wide, interdisciplinary initiative seeks to advance NCID’s national commitment to institutional diversity and its strategic agenda to ... read more


Western Michigan University

(Kalamazoo, MI)
• Understanding URM STEM graduate students identity integration and assimilation into a community of practice (AGEP-BPR)
Underrepresented minority graduate students in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) face multiple challenges with identity negotiat ... read more


Research Centers


University of Michigan

(Ann Arbor, MI)
• National Center for Institutional Diversity: the Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
This university-wide, interdisciplinary initiative seeks to advance NCID’s national commitment to institutional diversity and its strategic agenda to ... read more

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