Science & Mathematics Opportunities News

Announcing the 2022 Meridian Institute Project Associate and Ruckelshaus Fellowshipapplication cycle!

Thu, 12/09/2021 - 6:55pm
Meridian Institute is pleased to announce the opening of the eleventh annual application cycle for our Ruckelshaus Fellowship Program! Meridian is a mission-driven, non-profit organization that has helped our clients and partners develop and implement solutions to complicated, often controversial problems-big and small, global and local-on issues of climate change, food systems, forests, water, science and technology, and more.Meridian Institute designs, manages, and facilitates collaborative processes that ...

Learn about the digitally connected energy storage network with Will Hanley '15, Manager, Project Finance, Stem in the final MIDDVantage episode.

Fri, 12/03/2021 - 11:51am
Check out the latest MIDDVantage video with Will Hanley '15, Manager, Project Finance, Stem. Interviewer: Courtney Gantt '22. MIDDVantage is a collaborative series developed by the Center for Careers and Internships and Middlebury in DC, in collaboration with the Midd Climate Action Capacity, and Midd Sustainability.

IMPORTANT UPDATE: Health Professions and Science Research Career Advising have MOVED

Fri, 12/03/2021 - 8:20am
The Health Professions and STEM Advising Team of Mary Lothrop and Hannah Benz has moved from the Center for Careers and Internships (CCI) to the Center for Teaching, Learning and Research (CTLR). The team is now part of the Fellowships and Undergraduate Research Office which aligns advising and programmatic functions that are similar in purpose, and expands and enhances advising in the sciences ...

Deloitte Consulting is hiring

Fri, 11/19/2021 - 11:36am
Are you looking for ways to use your degree in the consulting world? At Deloitte, we are currently recruiting for our Solutions Engineering Analyst and Summer Scholar positions based in various offices across the country. This is the perfect way to mix consulting and computer science/engineering in one job opportunity. Our Government and Public Services ...

Hear about machine learning and climate at Myst AI with Ellery Berk '14, Business Operations Manager at Myst AI in the latest MIDDVantage Episode.

Fri, 11/12/2021 - 1:30pm
MIDDVantage is a collaborative series developed by the Center for Careers and Internships and Middlebury in DC, in collaboration with the Midd Climate Action Capacity, and Midd Sustainability. See the full series at go/MiddVantage.

Hot Social Impact Jobs and Internships in Handshake

Mon, 11/08/2021 - 6:15pm
Here are just a few that have come across my email. If you're interested in setting up your own job alerts, reach out to me at and I'll personally show you how to have them land in YOUR mailbox to!! ENVIRONMENTAL/SUSTAINABILITY: Social Media InternNational Renewable Energy LaboratoryGolden, Colorado, United States  Workforce Development Internship Colorado Springs ...

Hear a scientists view of bioenergy technologies in this week's MIDDVantage: Exploring Careers in the Green Economy episode.

Thu, 11/04/2021 - 3:34pm
Check out the latest MIDDVantage video with Jay Fitzgerald '06, Chief Scientist, Bioenergy Technologies Office at the U.S. Department of Energy. Interviewer: Nicholas Nonnenmacher '21.. Keep an eye out every week for new episodes in this series. MIDDVantage is a collaborative series developed by the Center for Careers and Internships and Middlebury in DC, in ...

Hot Social Impact Jobs and Internships on Handshake

Mon, 11/01/2021 - 8:57pm
Super Senior Feb should pay close attention to Spring 2022 internships which tend to be longer in length and may be of interest to you: Winter Term 2022 Middlebury Social Impact Corps Intern: Impact Monterey County at Middlebury Social Impact Corps, Monterey, California Sustainability Education Internship Description, CELF Winter/Spring Intern at The Children's Environmental Literacy ...

Hot Education Internships and Jobs on Handshake

Mon, 11/01/2021 - 8:44pm
Below are a few education opportunities on Handshake, along with a curated listing of jobs and internships sorted by "K-12 Education" and Education-Other" found HERE. Winter Term 2022 - Biblioteca David Kitson (Costa Rica) Teacher Assistant/Intern Middlebury College - Teaching English Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL)Liberia, Guanacaste Province, Costa Rica Sustainability Education Internship Description, CELF Winter/Spring ...

Learn how the District is committed to carbon neutrality

Mon, 11/01/2021 - 5:15pm
Today we share the 14th episode in our MiddVantage Exploring Careers in the Green Economy series. Check out the latest video with Alexandra Fisher '10, Energy Policy Analyst with the U.S. Department of Energy and Environment. Our thanks to Sachi Howson '21 for being the interviewer for this episode.Head to go/MIDDVantage to view the entire ...

Winter Term Internship Opportunities for Credit

Mon, 10/25/2021 - 7:45pm
Winter Term 2022 Financial Analyst InternshipFocus Advisory Services LLCLos Angeles, California, United States  Winter Term 2022 Wetland Mapping InternshipState of VermontMontpelier, Vermont, United States of America and 1 more  Winter Term 2022 - Research Assistant - Geography of Policing and Social JusticeRhumb Line MapsMiddlebury, Vermont, United States  Winter Term 2022 Intern - The Stanford Center ...

Consulting look ahead: deadlines and events to pay attention to!

Thu, 10/21/2021 - 4:53pm
Here are some important things you should get on your calendar: October 24 Brattle Group - Research Assistant Job DEADLINE October 25 Alvarez and Marsal - INTERNSHIP in public sector consulting, deadline today Cascadia Consulting Group - JOB deadline for Climate and Sustainability Analyst October 29 Notch Partners - JOB deadline for human capital consulting ...

Learn About Legislative Process Related to Climate Change, Land Use , Environmental Justice, and Clean Water in Vermont?

Tue, 10/19/2021 - 2:57pm
Apply to be a 2022 Legislative Intern for the Spring semester. Would you - or someone you know - like to learn about the legislative process, tracking issues related to climate change, land use (including Act 250, housing and transportation), environmental justice, clean water, forests and wildlife? The Vermont Natural Resources Council (VNRC), Vermont Conservation ...

Thinking of a Master's in Education? - Check Out William and Mary Info Session!

Mon, 10/18/2021 - 3:57pm
William and Mary's School of Education offers a wide range of degree programs: Teacher Education (MAEd), Higher Education Leadership (MEd, PhD, and EdD), Counseling (MEd in clinical mental health counseling, family counseling, addictions counseling, military and veterans counseling, school counseling), School Psychology (MEd, EdS), Counselor Education (PhD). Our programs vary in delivery, from on campus, ...

Technology Consulting for CSCI majors

Fri, 10/15/2021 - 11:59am
Augustine Oni, Senior Manager and Solution Architect - Accenture Federal Services (AFS) will talk with students interested in technology consulting. If you are a computer science major or minor, you will want to hear this first-hand account of what this career field is like and how best to prepare yourself for securing internships and full-time ...

Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Ed-Free Registration to Midd Students!

Mon, 10/11/2021 - 7:31pm
AASHE 2021 Global Conference on Sustainability in Higher Education The Future Is... October 12 - 14 Middlebury is excited to be a Host Institution for this three-day virtual conference offered by AASHE (Assoc for Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Ed). FREE REGISTRATION is available for interested Middlebury students/faculty/staff and includes access to all sessions and events during the live ...

FBI Summer Honors Internship

Fri, 10/01/2021 - 9:19am
The FBI Honors Intern Program is a 10-week, paid internship for undergraduate, graduate, and post-doctoral college students. This year's application will focus on those set to graduate in 2023 who are pursuing a degree in one of the following fields: Accounting, Law and/or STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math). The primary goal of the internship ...

Opportunities for STEM Students Interested in Research Internships and Graduate Study

Thu, 09/23/2021 - 8:12am
Check out these great opportunities for STEM undergraduates interested in graduate school and research internships! These programs are sponsored by the Oak Ridge National Laboratory: Apply for the DOE-WDTS SULI and CCI internship programs at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The application closes October 6 at 5:00 PM EST. Register here for the upcoming virtual GRAD Lab (September 24-25) to learn ...

Ben Morris '22 Wins Goldwater Scholarship

Sat, 04/10/2021 - 1:07pm
Congratulations to junior Ben Morris who was recently selected as one of 410 Goldwater Scholars nationwide! You can read more about Ben, a molecular biology and biochemistry major at Middlebury, here

Pathways to Computing virtual research opportunity for undergraduates at Oak Ridge National Laboratory - apply now

Mon, 03/22/2021 - 5:59am
The Pathways to Computing Virtual Internship Program at Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is a remote 10-week summer program that provides undergraduate students with learning opportunities in computer science, computational science, and mathematics. Students will be mentored by ORNL research and technical staff and will be able to make contributions to projects in diverse domains ...

New Summer 2021 Undergraduate Research Opportunities (STEM)

Fri, 12/18/2020 - 11:55am
The opportunities below have been submitted to the Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR). Check CUR for new listings. Architecture of Earthquakes in the Deep Crust: International Arctic Expedition Science for Undergraduates - Concord University, Montana State UniversityThis international, field-based REU in west Greenland explores a geologic record of earthquake rupture in the mid-crust Students will apply ...

RISE Summer Research Internships in Germany; Deadline Dec. 15

Tue, 10/27/2020 - 8:22pm
RISE stands for Research Internships in Science and Engineering. RISE Germany offers undergraduate students from North American, British and Irish universities the opportunity to complete a summer research internship at top German universities and research institutions. Students are matched with a host university or institute according to their area of interest (biology, chemistry, physics, earth sciences, engineering, ...

Congratulations to Middlebury's 2020 NSF GRFP Fellows and Honorable Mention Recipients!

Thu, 04/16/2020 - 1:07pm
Six Middlebury alumni were named 2020 NSF Graduate Research Fellows by the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP). An additional six alumni received honorable mention. GRFP supports graduate study of U.S. citizens, nationals, and permanent residents pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) or in STEM education. ...

University of Tennessee Summer Undergraduate Research Education Experiences in the Environmental Health Sciences, Applications Open!

Tue, 11/12/2019 - 10:33am
The University of Tennessee Summer Undergraduate Research Education Experiences in the Environmental Health Sciences provides students an opportunity to explore their interests in the environmental health-related aspects of biology, microbiology, and the biomedical sciences through hands-on summer research opportunities. Students will uniquely experience the breadth and depth of research that occurs at a major research ...

Apply for Johns Hopkins University's first annual Richard Macksey National Undergraduate Humanities Research Symposium

Mon, 11/11/2019 - 1:08pm
Applications are now open for Johns Hopkins University's first annual Richard Macksey National Undergraduate Humanities Research Symposium! This is a new annual two-day event at our main campus in Baltimore, Maryland and it will offer students across the country the chance to disseminate their humanities research on a national scale. Our event will be this spring, April 3rd and ...

Reminder: Nov. 10 Nomination Application Deadlines for Goldwater, Truman, Beinecke, St. Andrews

Fri, 10/25/2019 - 12:12pm
For Juniors (graduating Feb or May 2021) Beinecke Scholarship: Funding for graduate study in humanities and social sciences. Juniors only. Must have 3.7+ GPA, documented financial need, US citizen or US national. Nomination applications due Nov 10; see go/beinecke. Goldwater Scholarship: Tuition award, STEM students planning research careers. Sophomores and juniors eligible. Must have 3.7+ GPA, US citizen or US ...

Undergraduate Researchers Share Their Work at Summer Symposium

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 9:37pm
Meet some of the undergraduate research assistants who spent the summer doing fieldwork and lab analysis with Middlebury faculty. See 7/31/19 Communication feature at

Princeton in Asia, Latin America, Africa Programs - Applications Opening Soon!

Thu, 08/01/2019 - 12:00pm
Interested in working with a community partner for a year in Asia, Africa or Latin America? Committed to cross-cultural exchange and learning about life in other communities? These programs offer graduating seniors and recent grads the opportunity to work many different areas (e.g. education, sustainability, peace and justice, economic development, public health) with community partners ...

Stephanie Jordan '20 and Teal Witter '20 Named Goldwater Scholars

Wed, 05/15/2019 - 1:44pm
Congratulations to Middlebury's newest Goldwater Scholars, Stephanie Jordan and Teal Witter! Stephanie and Teal were selected from a national pool of 1223 natural science, engineering and mathematics students nominated by 443 colleges and universities. The Barry Goldwater Scholarship provides scholarships up to $7,500 to support undergraduates pursuing careers in math, natural sciences, and engineering. Read more ...

Summer Research Opportunities at National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Labs - Upcoming Webinars and Application Info

Mon, 12/17/2018 - 12:45pm
Students interested in the NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) in Gaithersburg, MD and Denver, CO Labs should sign up for one of these webinars: December 19, 2018 at 1:30 PM-2:30 PM (ET) January 10, 2019 at 12:00 PM-1:00 PM (ET) Program description: Over the course of 11 weeks, SURF students contribute to the ongoing research ...

Summer Research Opportunities in Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences with C3 Undergraduate Fellowship Program

Thu, 11/29/2018 - 2:51pm
C3 Undergraduate Fellowships provide rising juniors and seniors with paid and mentored graduate-level research experience, plus training about applying to and succeeding in graduate school. Undergraduate fellows experience a new academic and social environment in dynamic and diverse regions of the country by spending eight to nine weeks working with faculty mentors, graduate student mentors, and fellow undergraduate summer ...

Upcoming Fellowships and Research Events

Fri, 09/28/2018 - 1:57pm
Personal Statement Workshop with Denise Shekerjian '75 Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 12:30 pm in McCardell Bicentennial Hall 303 Grad school applicants typically have competitive GPAs, and stellar rsums, so what makes YOUR application unique? Join Denise Shekerjian '75, who specializes in working with students who need assistance with college admission essays, medical school applications, and ...

Nomination Applications for the Churchill Scholarship Due Oct 1 (noon)!

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 1:19pm
The competition is now open for 15 Churchill Scholarships in science, mathematics, and engineering! Current seniors or recent graduates (2018 and 2017.5) must apply for Middlebury's nomination by noon on Oct. 1. The Churchill Scholarship provide funding for a year of Master's study at the University of Cambridge, based at Churchill College. Nominees apply for one ...

Students Showcase Their Research at Summer Symposium

Fri, 08/03/2018 - 12:50pm
Communications Article July 27, 2018 The Great Hall was teeming with activity on July 26 as scores of undergrads displayed the fruits of their faculty-mentored research projects. Read Story

Students Present Academic and Creative Works at Spring Symposium

Mon, 05/14/2018 - 2:52pm
Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Spring Student Symposium - it was fabulous! See Communications article.

CTLR's Learning Institute: Inspiring Students 5/31-6/1

Mon, 05/07/2018 - 1:24pm
CTLR's Learning Institute Thursday, May 31, and Friday, June 1 This year the Learning Institute's theme is inspiring students. John Elder, College Professor Emeritus in Environmental Studies and English and American Literatures, will offer the keynote address on Thursday afternoon. On Friday, a number of workshops are planned, including one led by John. Patrick Coby, ...

Vermont Academy of Arts and Sciences 2018 Intercollegiate Student Symposium, Call for Submissions

Fri, 04/06/2018 - 5:01pm
Intercollegiate Symposium at Norwich University SATURDAY, APRIL 21, 2018 Vermont Academy of Arts and Sciences 2018 Intercollegiate Student Symposium CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS The VAAS Intercollegiate Student Symposium is a forum for College and University students in Vermont to present original work in the Arts or Sciences. SUBMISSIONS must be accompanied by a faculty ...

Talk by Watson Fellow and Fulbrighter Barbara Ofosu-Somuah '13 on Tuesday, March 20

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 12:41pm
Join Barbara Ofosu-Somuah '13 for a talk about her Fulbright and Watson Fellowships on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at 4:30 pm in Axinn 229. Barbara studied psychology, sociology and Italian at Middlebury. During her Watson year, she explored the role of hair in Black, Latina and multiracial cultures in several countries. For her Fulbright grant, she ...

Apply to Present at the Spring Student Symposium

Mon, 02/26/2018 - 11:04am
Join us in our 12th year of celebrating the academic and creative endeavors of Middlebury students! The 2018 Spring Student Symposium will take place all day Friday, April 20 in McCardell Bicentennial Hall with presentations of student work across the disciplines. We invite students from all four years and all departments and programs to participate. ...

STEM Students: Goldwater Scholarship Nomination Deadline Nov 10 (noon)

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 5:10pm
The BARRY GOLDWATER SCHOLARSHIP is designed to attract outstanding students into research careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, and engineering. Scholarships are awarded on the basis of merit to students who are sophomores or juniors during the current academic year and who have excellent academic records and demonstrated interest in and potential for research careers ...

Summer Researchers Share Work at Symposium

Wed, 08/09/2017 - 3:18pm
August 2, 2017 Nearly 140 Middlebury undergraduate researchers gave the campus community a look at what they had been working on for the last eight weeks during the annual Summer Research Symposium on July 27 at McCardell Bicentennial Hall. All told, the students put in more than 42,000 hours of research this ...

Summer Research Symposium a Great Success!

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 10:51am
Forty summer research projects were shared at the Summer Research Symposium on July 28. More than 130 undergraduates worked with Middlebury faculty this summer! Check out student research stories from the symposium in the Addison Independent at

Travel Grants for STEM Students from Underrepresented Groups

Fri, 06/23/2017 - 11:30am
These conferences and travel support may be of interest! Summer Undergrad Researchers: Apply for Travel Grants to October National Diversity in STEM Conference The Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS) is accepting applications from summer undergraduate researchers for travel grants to the 2017 National Diversity in STEM Conference, which will be held ...

Hundreds of Students Present Work at Annual Symposium

Thu, 05/04/2017 - 2:43pm
Middlebury Communications Story April 26, 2017 The classrooms and corridors of McCardell Bicentennial Hall were packed with students, faculty, and staff, and the Great Hall was teeming with intellectual activity all-day long for Middlebury's 11th annual Spring Student Symposium on April 21, 2017. An estimated 285 students shared their work via oral ...

STEM Skills through Inquiry Instruction: A Workshop on Active Learning

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 5:47pm
Promoting Student STEM Skills Through Inquiry Instruction A Hands-on In-depth Workshop on Active Learning June 1-2, 2017 This day-and-a-half long workshop on Thursday and Friday will feature workshop leader Gordon Uno, a renowned educator and leader in promoting active learning. He presented at the AAC and U conference Transforming Undergraduate STEM Education last fall in Boston. Gordon ...

Evelin Toth '17 Selected as a Watson Fellow

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 9:44am
Congratulations to Evelin Toth '17, recently named one of 40 new Watson Fellows! With the support of the fellowship, Evelin will explore how island communities around the world are adapting to climate change. Her project, titled "Adapting to the Rising Seas: Climate Change and Island Communities," will take her to Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Taiwan, Samoa, ...

Apply to Present at the 2017 Spring Student Symposium - Deadline is March 2

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 11:01am
Join us for our 11th year of celebrating the academic and creative endeavors of Middlebury students! The 2017 Spring Student Symposium will take place all day Friday, April 21 in McCardell Bicentennial Hall with presentations of student work across the disciplines. We invite students from all four years and all departments and programs to participate. ...

The C3 undergraduate summer fellowship applications are now open!

Mon, 12/12/2016 - 11:41am
C3 Undergraduate Fellowships provide rising juniors and seniors working in the humanities, humanistic social sciences and mathematics with paid, mentored graduate-level research experience, and training toward applying to and succeeding in graduate school. Summer programs last 8-9 weeks and take place at Columbia University; University of California, Berkeley; the University of Chicago; or the University ...

Study Plasmonics and Spintronics This Summer

Tue, 11/22/2016 - 2:46pm
University of Utah Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC) Next-Generation Materials for Plasmonics and Organic Spintronics in Salt Lake City, Utah Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) June 5 - August 4, 2017 $5000 stipend, travel allowance and campus housing Potential majors: physics, chemistry, materials science, engineering (chemical, electrical, mechanical, metallurgical), applied math. Apply online ...

Apply to Present at the First Yale Undergraduate Research Conference

Thu, 11/17/2016 - 2:30pm
The 2017 Yale Undergraduate Research Conference is seeking student applications from national colleges and universities from which the 90 undergraduate poster presenters and 10 plenary speakers will be chosen. Research spanning the humanities, social sciences, and STEM is welcome! Application portal open until Dec. 8, 2016. In addition, the two-day conference will feature keynote speakers ...


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