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Audubon Canyon Ranch

(Stinson Beach, CA)
Conservation Science Intensive - Virtual Summer Program for High-School Aged Young Women
In this virtual program, young women participants will meet and learn from Audubon Canyon Ranch conservation science staff, from research ecologists to communications professionals to land stewardship ... read more
an IBP member programfunds international students

California Academy of Sciences

(San Francisco, CA)
Summer Systematics Institute (SSI) REU
SSI is a nine-week paid research internship at our state-of-the-art research facility and museum in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. This world-renowned venue continues to offer undergraduates import ... read more


California State University, Monterey Bay

(Seaside, CA)
Center for Coastal and Marine Ecosystems Student Fellowships
Through the Center for Coastal and Marine Ecosystems (CCME), a partnership led by Florida A&M University (FAMU), HRI provides support for a limited number of graduate students pursuing applied researc ... read more

Monterey Bay Regional Ocean Science Research Experience for Undergraduates
California State University, Monterey Bay, offers a 10-week REU in the beautiful Monterey Bay Region. Students conduct an independent research project under the supervision of a research mentor at one ... read more


Coastal & Estuarine Research Federation

(Seattle, WA)
CERF Rising TIDES Virtual Program
The Coastal and Estuarine Research Federation Rising TIDES (Toward an Inclusive, Diverse, and Enriched Society) Conference Program supports students from groups underrepresented in CERF disciplines to ... read more
funds international students

Marine Taxonomic Services, Ltd.

(San Marcos, CA)
Scholarship for Environmental Science Education
Marine Taxonomic Services, Ltd. (MTS) is an environmental consulting firm committed to providing innovative solutions to help our clients create valuable scientific knowledge while growing their busin ... read more
funds international students

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

(Moss Landing, CA)
Monterey Bay Regional Ocean Science Research Experience for Undergraduates
California State University, Monterey Bay, offers a 10-week REU in the beautiful Monterey Bay Region. Students conduct an independent research project under the supervision of a research mentor at one ... read more


Monterey Peninsula College

(Monterey, CA)
MATE: At-Sea Opportunities for College Students
To help prepare students to be competitive and prepared for employment upon graduation, the MATE Center has developed the At-Sea Technical Internship Program. Interns work as marine technicians aboard ... read more
study abroad program

NASA Ames Research Center

(Moffett Field, CA)
NASA Student Airborne Research Program (SARP)
The NASA Airborne Science Program invites highly motivated advanced undergraduates to apply for the 13th annual NASA Student Airborne Research Program (SARP). Students will work in multi-disciplinary ... read more


Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife

(Salem, OR)
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


Oregon Sea Grant

(Corvallis, OR)
Oregon Sea Grant Scholars
Oregon Sea Grant supports a variety of graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships and internships in marine science and policy.

Our Scholars program is intended to give students ... read more
portable fundingfunds international students
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


Oregon State University

(Corvallis, OR)
Modeling the Global Circulation and Distribution of Neodymium Isotopes in the Ocean
We are looking for a highly motivated prospective graduate student who is interested in climate and ocean modeling. Neodymium (Nd) isotopes are thought to be useful tracers of past ocean circulation ... read more

Oregon Sea Grant Scholars
Oregon Sea Grant supports a variety of graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships and internships in marine science and policy.

Our Scholars program is intended to give students ... read more
portable fundingfunds international students
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Marine Sciences: From Estuaries to the Deep Sea
OSU offers paid research internships for 20-24 undergraduate students, funded by the National Science Foundation.

If you want to apply what you've learned in the classroom to real-world problems, t ... read more


Research Experiences for Undergraduates in the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences
Funded by the National Science Foundation, the Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program offers students the unique opportunity to work on individual research projects, and participate in g ... read more

Summer Research Internships in Climate and Ocean Science
Summer research opportunities are available for 10-12 undergraduate interns through the Cooperative Institute for Climate, Ocean, and Ecosystem Sciences (formerly know as JISAO). Interns are matched w ... read more
an IBP member program
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


Portland State University

(Portland, OR)
Oregon Sea Grant Scholars
Oregon Sea Grant supports a variety of graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships and internships in marine science and policy.

Our Scholars program is intended to give students ... read more
portable fundingfunds international students

San Francisco State University

(San Francisco, CA)
RIPTIDES (Research Intensive Pedagogical Training of Interdisciplinary Estuarine Scientists) - Marine Science Research
RIPTIDES (Research Intensive Pedagogical Training of InterDisciplinary Estuarine Scientists) is an NSF-NRT intensive Masters of Science program that provides in-depth training in interdisciplinary sci ... read more


Stanford University

(Stanford, CA)
Stanford Earth Postdoctoral Fellowship Program
As part of advancing Stanford University's IDEAL vision and commitment to diversity (broadly defined) among its faculty, students, and staff, the School of Earth, Energy, and Environmental Sciences at ... read more
study abroad programfunds international students
Stanford University Summer Research in Geosciences and Engineering (SURGE)
Receive $4,800 Stipend during the summer.

Paid round trip travel expenses from home to Stanford.

Paid Stanford University housing and Stanford meal plan for eight weeks, which includes breakfast, ... read more

funds international students

University of Alaska, Fairbanks

(Fairbanks, AK)
Alaska Sea Grant State Fellowship Program
A unique professional opportunity for nearly or recently finished graduate students interested in the science and policy to keep our marine resources healthy.

Modeled after the prestigious Knauss Ma ... read more

an IBP member program
Research and Teaching Assistantships in Oceanography
Research and teaching assistantships are awarded to qualified graduate students by each program. CFOS students are awarded a research or teaching assistantship usually at the time they are admitted in ... read more
funds international students
Summer Research Internships in Climate and Ocean Science
Summer research opportunities are available for 10-12 undergraduate interns through the Cooperative Institute for Climate, Ocean, and Ecosystem Sciences (formerly know as JISAO). Interns are matched w ... read more
an IBP member program

University of California, Berkeley

(Berkeley, CA)
Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity at the NSF Center for Aerosols Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment
The NSF Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment operates a summer research program for undergraduate students during each summer, with participants at multiple universities associat ... read more


University of California, Davis

(Davis, CA)
Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity at the NSF Center for Aerosols Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment
The NSF Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment operates a summer research program for undergraduate students during each summer, with participants at multiple universities associat ... read more

Sustainable Oceans - From Policy to Science to Decisions. A National Science Foundation Research Traineeship (NRT)
Our Sustainable Oceans NRT will train the next generation of PhD marine scientists under a new paradigm that puts the policy focus on the front-end of the research and training enterprise as a means o ... read more
funds international students

University of California, Irvine

(Irvine, CA)
NASA Student Airborne Research Program (SARP)
The NASA Airborne Science Program invites highly motivated advanced undergraduates to apply for the 13th annual NASA Student Airborne Research Program (SARP). Students will work in multi-disciplinary ... read more


University of California, Merced

(Merced, CA)
Graduate Fellowships
UC Merced fellowships are awarded primarily on the basis of merit and the promise of outstanding academic and professional achievement. Consideration is given to the extent and quality of the previous ... read more
funds international students

University of California, San Diego

(La Jolla, CA)
Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity at the NSF Center for Aerosols Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment
The NSF Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment operates a summer research program for undergraduate students during each summer, with participants at multiple universities associat ... read more


University of California, San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

(San Diego, CA)
Scripps Institution of Oceanography Postdoctoral Program
The Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) in La Jolla, California, invites applications for one or more Institution-wide Postdoctoral positions in any o ... read more
an IBP member program
Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) in Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric sciences
SURF is a 10-week summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) designed to engage students in diverse and exciting Earth, ocean and atmospheric sciences research at a world-renowned institution ... read more
an IBP member program
Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunity at the NSF Center for Aerosols Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment
The NSF Center for Aerosol Impacts on Chemistry of the Environment operates a summer research program for undergraduate students during each summer, with participants at multiple universities associat ... read more


University of Hawaii, Hilo

(Hilo, HI)
Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science (PIPES)
The University of Hawaii at Hilo's Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program is a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded internship program. Each summer 10 student interns participate in ... read more

Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science Graduate Program
Welcome to the Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science (TCBES) Graduate Program! The TCBES program is emerging as a center of excellence in the Pacific that is capitalizing on Hawaii's ... read more


University of Oregon

(Eugene, OR)
"Exploring Marine Biology on the Oregon Coast" (EMBOC), NSF REU
The Oregon Institute of Marine Biology’s research experience for undergraduates program, “Exploration of Marine Biology on the Oregon Coast” (EMBOC) offers fellowship opportunities for undergraduate s ... read more
an IBP member program
Oregon Sea Grant Scholars
Oregon Sea Grant supports a variety of graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships and internships in marine science and policy.

Our Scholars program is intended to give students ... read more
portable fundingfunds international students

University of Southern California

(Los Angeles, CA)
Coastal Ocean Systems and Sustainability at the Wrigley Marine Science Center
This NSF-funded REU program will support ten highly motivated undergraduate students to conduct independent but guided research that focuses on Coastal Ocean Systems during an intensive 10-week progra ... read more
study abroad program
Global Environmental Microbiology (GEM)- Intensive Introductory Aquatic Microbiology Course
You are mainly microbes - much like Earth?s biodiversity. Microbes are everywhere (in our guts, in the deep seafloor, and everywhere in between) and we are still learning about who they are, what they ... read more
an IBP member program

University of Washington

(Seattle, WA)
GenOM Project ALVA Summer Program
The GenOM Project's Alliances for Learning and Vision for Underrepresented Americans (ALVA), is a summer residential outreach program for incoming University of Washington freshmen interested in genom ... read more

Summer Research Internships in Climate and Ocean Science
Summer research opportunities are available for 10-12 undergraduate interns through the Cooperative Institute for Climate, Ocean, and Ecosystem Sciences (formerly know as JISAO). Interns are matched w ... read more
an IBP member program

Western Washington University

(Bellingham, WA)
Shannon Point Marine Center Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program
Gain hands-on experience doing marine science research on the beautiful waters of the Salish Sea.

The Shannon Point Marine Center is accepting applications for the National Science Foundation Resear ... read more



Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Southern California

(Catalina Island, CA)
Coastal Ocean Systems and Sustainability at the Wrigley Marine Science Center
This NSF-funded REU program will support ten highly motivated undergraduate students to conduct independent but guided research that focuses on Coastal Ocean Systems during an intensive 10-week progra ... read more
study abroad program

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