Summer Research Opportunities

Below is a listing of summer research opportunities at other universities. This list is not comprehensive. Review the program information and contact us with questions. Also see information on Middlebury's Summer Research Program.

Research listings and databases:

National Science Foundation, REU Search (natural, physical, social, behavioral, economic sciences and mathematics)

Pathways to Science (database of STEM field opportunities, project of the Institute for Broadening Participation)

Middlebury's Chemistry and Biochemistry department has a great list of research sites with a broad array of fields represented.


AMGEN Scholars Program, multiple US institutions

Cognitive Science Fellow at Indiana University Grad school prep for undergrads or recent grads

Kellogg Biological Station REU- Michigan State

MIDAS Summer Research Program- University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health

NIST Summer Research Fellowship--Gaithersberg, MD, Boulder, CO

Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE): Science and engineering research in Germany

REU, Dept of Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology, University of Tennessee,Knoxville : Sensing and Signaling in Biological Systems

Summer Undergraduate Internship Program (SUIP), University of Pennsylvania, for students interested in graduate study in biological and biomedical sciences. Applications  from members of underrepresented groups, disadvantaged students, students with disabilities are strongly encouraged.

SURF, Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (Ohio), for students planning biomedical research or medical school

Undergraduate Student Scholars Program, UPenn Center for Molecular Studies in Digestive and Liver Diseases,  for undergraduate students with an interest in biomedical research, with the eventual goal of MD, PhD, or MD-PhD degrees. Applications from women and members of underrepresented minorities are strongly encouraged.

Multiple Disciplines

C3 Research Fellowships: humanities, arts, select social sciences at UC Berkeley and Columbia. Supports traditionally underrepresented  and underserved students interested in research and further graduate education.

The Leadership Alliance: multiple disciplines and research sites. Supports traditionally underrepresented  and underserved students interested in research and further graduate education.

NEWRnet (Northeast Water Resources Network): economics, math, CS, GIS, sciences. Undergraduate internships in DE, RI and VT.

Vermont EPSCoR: Research on Adaptation to Climate Change