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Arthur R. Marshall Foundation

(West Palm Beach, FL)
• Arthur R. Marshall for the Everglades Summer Intern Program
The Arthur R. Marshall Foundation for The Everglades 12 week Summer Intern Program invites qualified undergraduates and new graduate students to learn all aspects of the Everglades Ecosystem and its r ... read more
funds international students

Bethune-Cookman University

(Daytona Beach, FL)

College of Charleston

(Charleston, SC)
upcoming deadline• Fort Johnson Summer REU Program: Marine Organism Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change
The Fort Johnson Summer Undergraduate Research Program is a ten week internship combining independent research with activities to promote career development and communication skills. Participants will ... read more

Application Deadline: 2/15/2017

Dauphin Island Sea Lab

(Dauphin Island, AL)
• Discovery Hall Environmental Education Internship in Marine Science
The Discovery Hall Programs at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab has summer internships available for undergraduates (juniors, seniors, or recent graduates) from minority groups currently under-represented i ... read more

upcoming deadlinejust posted!• Fisheries Ecology Internship
The Fisheries Ecology lab is seeking interns to work at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab (DISL), Dauphin Island, AL. Internships are available for two 6 month periods: for recent graduates April - Oct, 2016 ... read more

Application Deadline: 2/12/2017
upcoming deadline• Research Experience for Undergraduates at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab
The focus of the REU Program is to provide participants with the opportunity to carry out an independent research project while working under the direction of a faculty mentor. This program not only p ... read more

Application Deadline: 2/10/2017

Duke University

(Durham, NC)
• PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more

• Postdoctoral Research Associate Position: Examining Microbial Interactions in Marine Plankton
The Rynearson lab at the University of Rhode Island, Graduate School of Oceanography invites applications for a Postdoctoral Research Associate. The research project, funded by the Gordon and Betty Mo ... read more
funds international students
• Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Estuarine and Coastal Marine Sciences
A 10 week semi-independent research program located on Pivers Island in coastal Carteret County of North Carolina. Coastal and estuarine invertebrate species and a variety of habitats (marshes, mudfla ... read more


Elizabeth City State University

(Elizabeth City, NC)
• IDEA Undergraduate Research Experience
IDEA is a program based at UNC Chapel Hill that provides paid training to underrepresented minorities interested in experiencing a science research experience in the geosciences. Our goal is to incre ... read more


Florida A&M University

(Tallahassee, FL)
• 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

Application Deadline: 3/31/2017

Florida State University

(Tallahassee, FL)
• Florida State University's Young Scholars Program
The Young Scholars Program (YSP) is a six-week residential science and mathematics summer program for Florida high school students with significant potential for careers in the fields of science, tech ... read more


Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary

( Savannah, GA)
• Bridge to Research in Marine Sciences
The program provides three weeks of classroom, field, and laboratory work to build technical, scientific, communications and ethics skills with guest and mentor lectures followed by a 2-day research c ... read more


Jackson State University

(Jackson, MS)
• 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

Application Deadline: 3/31/2017

Medical University of South Carolina

(Charleston, SC)
upcoming deadline• Fort Johnson Summer REU Program: Marine Organism Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change
The Fort Johnson Summer Undergraduate Research Program is a ten week internship combining independent research with activities to promote career development and communication skills. Participants will ... read more

Application Deadline: 2/15/2017

Mote Marine Laboratory

(Sarasota, FL)
upcoming deadline• Mote REU Program
The Mote REU Program offers paid research training experiences in estuarine science to 10 undergraduate students per year.

Participants:

Conduct mentored research projects under the direction ... read more


Application Deadline: 2/15/2017

NOAA Coastal Services Center

(Charleston, SC)
• Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence - Ocean Systems
Ocean Systems (OS) joined the Centers for Ocean Sciences Education Excellence (COSEE) Network to foster substantive interactions between scientists, educators and the public through innovative worksho ... read more
funds international students

North Carolina Central University

(Durham, NC)
• IDEA Undergraduate Research Experience
IDEA is a program based at UNC Chapel Hill that provides paid training to underrepresented minorities interested in experiencing a science research experience in the geosciences. Our goal is to incre ... read more


Savannah State University

(Savannah, GA)
• Bridge to Research in Marine Sciences
The program provides three weeks of classroom, field, and laboratory work to build technical, scientific, communications and ethics skills with guest and mentor lectures followed by a 2-day research c ... read more

• 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

Application Deadline: 3/31/2017

Science under Sail Institute for Exploration

(Sarasota, FL)
• Science Under Sail 14-day Expeditions
Intensive 14-day Expeditions are designed to immerse undergraduate & graduate students in the field of Exploration Science. As active participants aboard an ongoing coral reef research expedition, stu ... read more


Skidaway Institute of Oceanography

(Savannah, GA)
• Bridge to Research in Marine Sciences
The program provides three weeks of classroom, field, and laboratory work to build technical, scientific, communications and ethics skills with guest and mentor lectures followed by a 2-day research c ... read more


TRUE Dive Team

(Tampa, FL)
• The Teen Research Underwater Explorers (TRUE Dive Team)
The Teen Research Underwater Explorers (TRUE Dive Team) is a 501(c)3, non-profit volunteer organization and was founded in 2010 to teach young men and women about the ocean, using hands-on underwater ... read more
funds international students

Universidad de Puerto Rico, Mayagüez

(Mayagüez, PR)
• 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

Application Deadline: 3/31/2017

University of Florida

(Gainesville, FL)
• Undergraduate Summer Research Training Program in Marine Biosciences at the Whitney Laboratory
The Whitney Laboratory Research Experience for Undergraduate program (REU), funded by the National Science Foundation (Site Award 0648969), offers an exceptional opportunity for the motivated undergra ... read more


University of Georgia

(Athens, GA)
• REU Site: Research in Microbiology
Exciting projects will address diverse topics in Prokaryotic Biology. Please join our program and enjoy the first-rate UGA research and recreational facilities. Participants will each receive a $4,50 ... read more


University of Miami

(Coral Gables, FL)
• 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

Application Deadline: 3/31/2017

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

(Chapel Hill, NC)
• IDEA Undergraduate Research Experience
IDEA is a program based at UNC Chapel Hill that provides paid training to underrepresented minorities interested in experiencing a science research experience in the geosciences. Our goal is to incre ... read more


University of South Alabama

(Mobile, AL)
upcoming deadlinejust posted!• Fisheries Ecology Internship
The Fisheries Ecology lab is seeking interns to work at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab (DISL), Dauphin Island, AL. Internships are available for two 6 month periods: for recent graduates April - Oct, 2016 ... read more

Application Deadline: 2/12/2017

University of South Florida

(Tampa, FL)
• RECLAIM: Water- Energy Systems
The goal of this National Science Foundation, Partners for International Research and Education (PIRE) grant is to initiate a cultural shift in our individual and university research and education pro ... read more

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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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