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American Museum of Natural History

(New York, NY)
Fellowship: Master of Arts in Teaching Urban Residency program, specialization in Earth Science for grades 7-12 (Fully-funded + Stipend)
Learn to teach Earth and Space Science in New York City through the Master of Arts in Teaching program at the American Museum of Natural History; the first urban teacher residency program offered by a ... read more

Richard Gilder Graduate School Postdoctoral Fellowships
The Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program at the American Museum of Natural History provides training to postdoctoral investigators to carry out a specific project within a limited time period. Pos ... read more
funds international students

Barnard College

(New York, NY)
LDEO Summer Internship Program for Undergraduates
The Lamont Summer Intern Program for undergraduates from U.S. colleges and universities provides a summer research experience in Earth and ocean sciences. The program features a hands-on research proj ... read more


Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

(West Boothbay Harbor, ME)
BLOOM Educators Program - "Exploring Oceanography"
Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences is expanding the reach of the Keller BLOOM Program by offering professional development workshops for Maine high school science teachers interested in collaborati ... read more
opportunityfunds international students
Gulf of Maine and the World Ocean REU
Undergraduates in Bigelow Laboratory's summer REU Program spend ten weeks at the Laboratory conducting independent research with guidance from a scientist mentor. Directed by Senior Research Scientist ... read more

The Maureen D. Keller Undergraduate Scholarship
Each year, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences awards The Maureen D. Keller Undergraduate Scholarship to a promising Maine student who intends to pursue a Bachelor's degree in the biological or eart ... read more
opportunity
UCSC Hydrogeology Group
There are opportunities for two new graduate students to join the UCSC Hydrogeology Group during the current admissions cycle (applications are due in early January 2017, work begins summer/fall 2017) ... read more


Boston Leadership Institute

(Boston, MA)
Full Scholarships for High School Summer Research Programs
We at the Boston Leadership Institute offer need-based, full scholarships to a limited number of highly qualified teenagers who wish to participate in the three-week STEM research programs that are of ... read more


Boston University

(Boston, MA)
Bioinformatics Diversity Travel Fellowship
The Bioinformatics Graduate Program at Boston University has travel fellowships available for prospective PhD students to visit Boston, tour the BU campus and meet our students and faculty, before app ... read more
an IBP member programfunds international students

Bowdoin College

(Brunswick, ME)
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) in Maine
The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is a program directed at states that have historically received lesser amounts of R&D funding. Through this program, states develop ... read more


City University of New York (CUNY) System

(New York, NY)
Geosciences Bridge Program
The Geosciences Bridge Program is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). It is a 6-week paid ($500/week stipend + housing + meals) internships at the University of Maryland Eas ... read more


City University of New York (CUNY), City College of New York

(New York, NY)
Geosciences Bridge Program
The Geosciences Bridge Program is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). It is a 6-week paid ($500/week stipend + housing + meals) internships at the University of Maryland Eas ... read more


City University of New York (CUNY), Lehman College

(Bronx, NY)
Geosciences Bridge Program
The Geosciences Bridge Program is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). It is a 6-week paid ($500/week stipend + housing + meals) internships at the University of Maryland Eas ... read more


Clarkson University

(Potsdam, NY)
REU in Environmental Science & Engineering
The objective of this summer program is to engage a diversified pool of undergraduate students in first-class research projects in Environmental Sciences and Engineering at Clarkson University.

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Columbia University

(New York, NY)
Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education
Life has its origins in the sea: the first living things were microbes. Marine microbes are the most abundant life forms on Earth, and everything about them is extraordinarily diverse: their structure ... read more

GLADE (Geodynamics of the Lithosphere and Deep Earth) REU program
Program for undergraduate summer research opportunities related to numerical modeling and computer simulation of magmatic and tectonic phenomena caused by the dynamics of Earth?s deep interior, such a ... read more

LDEO Summer Internship Program for Undergraduates
The Lamont Summer Intern Program for undergraduates from U.S. colleges and universities provides a summer research experience in Earth and ocean sciences. The program features a hands-on research proj ... read more


Cornell University

(Ithaca, NY)
PhD Diversity and Inclusion Recruitment Weekend
The Cornell University Departments of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB) and Neurobiology and Behavior (NBB) are pleased to announce our first PhD Diversity and Inclusion Recruitment Weekend. This ... read more
opportunityfunds international students
Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college students. Interns work directly with mentors and SML sci ... read more


Gulf of Maine Research Institute

(Portland, ME)
Vital Signs
Vital Signs is a dynamic community of students, educators, professional scientists, and citizen scientists working together to collect, analyze, and share critical environmental information about fres ... read more


Herring Gut Learning Center

(Port Clyde, ME)
Herring Gut's First Work Experience
Herring Gut's First Work Experience is a summer work program for teens.

Teens learn to be responsible employees while earning money and participating in a safe summer activity at the Herring Gut cam ... read more



Maine Department of Marine Resources

(Augusta, ME)
Marine Resources Aquarium Field Trips
Open to school groups only (10 or more people), May 14-17 & May 20-24, in hourly blocks. Note that we may not be able to accommodate groups of fewer than 10 people during this period.

•Open to the ... read more



Maine Maritime Academy

(Castine, ME)
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) in Maine
The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is a program directed at states that have historically received lesser amounts of R&D funding. Through this program, states develop ... read more


Maine Sea Grant

(Orono, ME)
Marine Education Outreach
The Maine Sea Grant education program seeks to improve marine-related K-16 educational opportunities in the state, as well as continued learning programs for educators. The program offers in-service t ... read more


Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)

(Cambridge, MA)
Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education
Life has its origins in the sea: the first living things were microbes. Marine microbes are the most abundant life forms on Earth, and everything about them is extraordinarily diverse: their structure ... read more


Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory (MDIBL)

(Salisbury Cove, ME)
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Molecular Physiology and Environmental Stress
Each summer, over 40 undergraduates from around the United States participate in a research fellowship at MDIBL. Undergraduate students work in the laboratory of an MDIBL investigator on an independen ... 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 Faculty Fellowship Program.

Consistent with Nort ... read more



Ocean Exploration Trust

(Old Lyme, CT)
Science & Engineering Internship Program
The Nautilus Science and Engineering Internship Program aims to train undergraduate and graduate students studying ocean science, engineering and video/film in the at-sea environment. Intern positions ... read more


Phillips Exeter Academy

(Exeter, NH)
Phillips Exeter Academy Dissertation Year Fellowship
Phillips Exeter Academy seeks to support the academic and career development of doctoral students, and promote diversity and lively intellectual exchange on its campus by offering a Dissertation Year ... read more
portable funding

Saint Joseph's College of Maine

(Standish, ME)
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) in Maine
The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is a program directed at states that have historically received lesser amounts of R&D funding. Through this program, states develop ... read more


Sea Education Association

(Woods Hole, MA)
Sea Semester - Environmental Studies in Woods Hole & at Sea
Sea Education Association (SEA) is an internationally recognized leader in undergraduate ocean education. Since 1971, we have equipped students with the tools to become environmentally literate leader ... read more

Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)
A Summer Science Intern Program Designed to Promote Diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The Woods Hole Partnership Educational Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and senior ... read more



Shoals Marine Laboratory

(Appledore Island, ME)
Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college students. Interns work directly with mentors and SML sci ... read more


State University of New York (SUNY), Albany

(Albany, NY)
Geosciences Bridge Program
The Geosciences Bridge Program is funded by a grant from the National Science Foundation (NSF). It is a 6-week paid ($500/week stipend + housing + meals) internships at the University of Maryland Eas ... read more


State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook

(Stony Brook, NY)
Semester by the Sea: Marine Sciences
Offered by the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS), Semester by the Sea is designed for undergraduate students and post-bacs to spend a fall and/or spring semester immersed in marine stu ... read more
opportunity

Syracuse University

(Syracuse, NY)
GLADE (Geodynamics of the Lithosphere and Deep Earth) REU program
Program for undergraduate summer research opportunities related to numerical modeling and computer simulation of magmatic and tectonic phenomena caused by the dynamics of Earth?s deep interior, such a ... read more


University of Connecticut

(Storrs, CT)
Mystic Aquarium Research Experiences for Undergraduates
The Mystic Aquarium Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) will recruit and support the training of 24 students over 10 weeks during the summers of 2017, 2018 and 2019 (eight students per year) ... read more


University of Maine

(Orono, ME)
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) in Maine
The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is a program directed at states that have historically received lesser amounts of R&D funding. Through this program, states develop ... read more

Sustainable Ecological Aquaculture Network (SEANET) Undergraduate Internship Opportunities
The Universities of Maine (UM) and New England (UNE) recently launched the Sustainable Ecological Aquaculture Network (SEANET), supported by a major National Science Foundation grant. Graduate student ... read more


University of Massachusetts, Boston

(Boston, MA)
REU Site: Coastal Research in Environmental Science and Technology (CREST)
The "Coastal Research in Environmental Science and Technology (CREST)" program at the University of Massachusetts Boston (UMass Boston) is a 10-week immersive research experience serving 10 undergradu ... read more


University of New England

(Biddeford, ME)
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) in Maine
The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is a program directed at states that have historically received lesser amounts of R&D funding. Through this program, states develop ... read more

Sustainable Ecological Aquaculture Network (SEANET) Undergraduate Internship Opportunities
The Universities of Maine (UM) and New England (UNE) recently launched the Sustainable Ecological Aquaculture Network (SEANET), supported by a major National Science Foundation grant. Graduate student ... read more


University of New Hampshire

(Durham, NH)
Project SMART
Project SMART is a Summer Institute at the University of New Hampshire (UNH) that challenges, educates, and motivates talented high school students in science and mathematics while acquainting them wi ... read more

Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college students. Interns work directly with mentors and SML sci ... read more


University of Rhode Island

(Kingston, RI)
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in Oceanography (SURFO)
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in Oceanography (SURFO) is a 10-week program designed primarily for science, math, and engineering students who will have just completed their junior year ... read more

UCSC Hydrogeology Group
There are opportunities for two new graduate students to join the UCSC Hydrogeology Group during the current admissions cycle (applications are due in early January 2017, work begins summer/fall 2017) ... read more


University of Southern Maine

(Gorham, ME)
Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) in Maine
The Experimental Program to Stimulate Competitive Research (EPSCoR) is a program directed at states that have historically received lesser amounts of R&D funding. Through this program, states develop ... read more


Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

(Woods Hole, MA)
Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education
Life has its origins in the sea: the first living things were microbes. Marine microbes are the most abundant life forms on Earth, and everything about them is extraordinarily diverse: their structure ... read more

Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Program
Since 1959 the GFD program has promoted an exchange of ideas among researchers in the many distinct fields that share a common interest in the nonlinear dynamics of fluid flows in oceanography, meteor ... read more
funds international students
GLADE (Geodynamics of the Lithosphere and Deep Earth) REU program
Program for undergraduate summer research opportunities related to numerical modeling and computer simulation of magmatic and tectonic phenomena caused by the dynamics of Earth?s deep interior, such a ... read more

Graduate Fellowships in Geophysical Fluid Dynamics
Since 1959 the GFD program has promoted an exchange of ideas among researchers in the many distinct fields that share a common interest in the nonlinear dynamics of fluid flows in oceanography, meteor ... read more
funds international students
NOSAMS Graduate Student Internship Program
Two internships will be awarded this year to U.S. graduate students for research at the NOSAMS radiocarbon facility at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. The internships should involve applicat ... read more

Postdoctoral Scholarship Program
Eighteen-month Postdoctoral Scholar awards are offered annually to recipients of new or recent doctorates in the fields of chemistry, engineering, geology, geophysics, mathematics, meteorology, physic ... read more
funds international students
Sea Semester - Environmental Studies in Woods Hole & at Sea
Sea Education Association (SEA) is an internationally recognized leader in undergraduate ocean education. Since 1971, we have equipped students with the tools to become environmentally literate leader ... read more

Summer Student Fellowship Program
A research project is at the heart of the Summer Student Fellowship program at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. All Fellows are expected to work on a project selected in collaboration with th ... read more
funds international students
Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)
A Summer Science Intern Program Designed to Promote Diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The Woods Hole Partnership Educational Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and senior ... read more



Yale University

(New Haven, CT)
GLADE (Geodynamics of the Lithosphere and Deep Earth) REU program
Program for undergraduate summer research opportunities related to numerical modeling and computer simulation of magmatic and tectonic phenomena caused by the dynamics of Earth?s deep interior, such a ... read more

Featured Program!

The Fisk-Vanderbilt Masters-to-Ph.D. Bridge Program

The Fisk-Vanderbilt Master’s-to-PhD Bridge Program focuses on increasing the number of underrepresented minorities in astronomy, biology, chemistry, materials science and physics. Students work towards the Master’s degree at Fisk with the intention to enter a PhD program at Vanderbilt or elsewhere, with access to instructional and research opportunities at both institutions. Tuition, stipend, and medical insurance are provided. The application deadline is April 15th. Click here to learn more and apply!

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