2010 Summer Research, Graduate Fellowship, and Scholarship Opportunities     
Last Update:  01/12/2010                
Name Institution Address Program Dates Deadline Eligibility Criteria Stipend Contact Information Web Address
2009-2010 Fundamental Aeronautics Student Competitions See Website See Website See Website Notice of intent:  January 15, 2010 Final Paper due:   May 3, 2010 Enrolled in accredited college or university                                                 Only US citizens are eligible for cash prizes First place $5,000                        Second place $3,500                      Third place $2,000 Dr. Elizabeth Ward Elizabeth.B.Ward@nasa.gov http://aero.larc.nasa.gov/competitions.htm
BioMedical Gateway (IBMG) program for Ph.D. study Indiana University School of Medicine See Website See Website See Website See Website See Website Monica Henry                                       317-274-3441            biomed@iupui.edu  http://grad.medicine.iu.edu
Cary Institute of Ecosystems Studies (REU) See Website Millbrook, New York May 25- August 13, 2010 February 5, 2010 Must be current undergraduate students and citizens or permanent residents of the US.   Must be enrolled in a degree program with at least one semester remaining after completion of the summer REU program. $5100 Stipend,                                        $600 food allowance, complimentary housing Ms. Patricia Zolnik zolnikp@caryinstitute.org http://www.ecostudies.org/reu.html
Center for Research and Education in Optical Sciences and Applications (CREOSA) Graduate Fellowship Program Delaware Sate University Dover, Delaware See Website May 15, 2010 1. US Citizen or Permanent                      Resident                                               2. Have a 3.0 GPA or above                             3. Have obtained a bachelor degree in physics or related field 12-month, $20,000 Graduate fellowship plus tuition waiver Mrs. Shonda Poe                                302-857-6715 or 302-857-6659 spoe@desu.edu www.creosa.desu.edu
Center for Research on Interface of Structues Phenomena (CRISP) Yale University /Southern Connecticut State University  New Haven, CT June 6 - August 1, 2010 February 1, 2010 1. Those who have completed their junior year                                                     2.  Minorities, women, and  persons with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply                                                                                                     Stipend of $2500                                                               All participants will receive university housing on the Yale campus with complimentary meals Dr. Christine Broadbridge                                        christine.broadbridge@yale.edu http://www.crisp.yale.edu/Documents/CRISP_REU%20flyer_2010.pdf
Computational Science Graduate Fellowship See Website See Website See Website January 14, 2010 1. Undergraduate seniors, graduate students in first or second year                                         2. US citizens or permanent resident aliens $32,400 yearly stipend, payment of all tuition and fees, and (3) $1,000 yearly academic allowance csgf@krellinst.org
Disney College Program Disney World See Website See Website See Website See Website See Website See Website www.disneycollegeprogram.com
DOE Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internship Program and Student Research Participation Program See Website See Website See Website See Website 1. Full time student, with at least 1 semester completed                               2. 18 yrs or older and Us citizen or permanent alien                                         3. High school diploma/GED               4. Can participate in a max of 2 SULI internships                                                   5. Must have coverage under health insurance plan before arriving at appointment                                               6. STEM major $425.00 per week
Education Associates Program (EAP) Sponsored by NASA NASA Ames Research Park Moffett Filed, CA See Website See Website 1. US Citizen,  Permanent Alien or Legal Resident                                           2. Academic Levels of High School, Undergraduate, Graduate, Post-Doc and Faculty are acceptable                                            3. STEM, arts and humanities, business, and communications majors                                                           4. 3.0 GPA
See Website Porsche Parker
Federal Aviation Administration Summer Employment Initiative See Website See Website April to September                         (Not to exceed six months) See Website 1. US Citizen                                                      2. Classified as full-time or half-time student                                                          3. Age 16 or older (by the closing date of the announcement)                            4. Have at least a 2.0 or above   See Website See Website http://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/ahr/jobs_careers/student_programs/summer_employment/summer_initiative/
INROADS See Website See Website See Website See Website 1.  Freshmen and sophomores
2.  Business Majors: (Professional Land and Resource Management) Geology, Geosciences Majors,  Industrial, Mechanical, Chemical, Petroleum, Civil and Electrical Engineers
3.  College GPA of 2.8 or if in highschool  a GPA of 3.0.
4.  Some computer skills required i.e.  MS Office Suite

See Website
Nykeki Broussard  nbroussard@inroads.org          832-656-5196 www.INROADS.org
2010 LBRN Summer Research Program Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA May 31-July 30, 2010 February 10, 2010 See Website See Website Dung Pham
Louisiana Biomedical Research Network
LSU Biological Sciences
131 Life Sciences Building
Baton Rouge, LA  70803
225-578-1848 phone
225-578-2597 fax
Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) See Website See Website See Website See Website See Website $30,000 Susie Valaitis
866- 593-9103
Lehigh University (REU) Summer Programs for Undergraduate Physics Majors Lehigh University Bethlehem, PA Around June 1, 2010 March 8, 2010 American citizen and permanent residents $475 per week for a 10 week program Prof. John Huennekens jph7@lehigh.edu  http://www.physics.lehigh.edu
Louisiana Biomedical Research Network Louisiana State University Baton Rouge, LA May 31 – July 30, 2010 February 10, 2010 1. Must be enrolled in a University in the state of Louisiana (excluding LSU).
2. Must be a science major with at least a 3.0 GPA.
3. Must consider pursuing a career in the Biological or Computational Sciences.
4. Must have completed appropriate science introductory courses.
$4000 stipend and houisng Dung Pham                                                   (225) 578-1848                            dpham3@lsu.edu                                                                                                       http://lbrn.lsu.edu/SRP
NASA Undergraduate Student Researchers Program (USRP) NASA Ames Research Park; Johnson Space Center Moffett Filed, CA; Houston, TX See Website See Website See Website See Website http://www.epo.usra.edu/usrp/ http://www.epo.usra.edu/usrp/students
NASA Graduate Student Researchers Program (GSRP) NASA Glen Research Center Cleveland, OH One (1) year grant (renewable up to three years)                                     Program requires a mandatory, cumulative 10-week internship at NASA Glenn Research Center, for each year of award. See Website 1. Be a US citizen, enrolled or accepted as full-time graduate student in an accredited U.S. college or university, at time of application.                                            2. Have a minimum GPA of 3.0.         3. Have a Faculy Advisor, who will be the Principal Investigator of the GSRP training Grant, at the institution of graduate study.             4. Have a Letter of Endorsement from Faculty Advisor at institution of graduate study, to be sent directly to the Glenn POC.  This also applies to an applicant who is a graduating senior. See Website http://fellowships.hq.nasa.gov/gsrp/program/ http://fellowships.hq.nasa.gov/gsrp/login/guideline.cfm
National Oceanic and Atmospheric administration (NOAA) See Website See Website See Website January 31, 2010 1. Must be graduating senior or graduate student in STEM, environmental law, geology,or geography.                                          2.  Must have and maintain 3.0 GPA every semester or quarter.                             3.  Must obtain letter of recommendation by school official Tuition, books, lab fees and housing allowance, travel expenses at selected university and salary during 16 weeks Dr. Priti Brahma                                   (301)713-9437 x118  priti.brahma@noaa.gov http://www.noaa.gov/
Penn State University Graduate Study PennState Univeristy See Website See Website January 15, 2010 See Website See Website See Website http://phys.psu.edu/graduate/apply
Penn Sate Univeristy Undergraduate Research Opportunities Penn State University See Website May 27 - July 31, 2010 March 1, 2010 See Website See Website See Website http://www.phys.psu.edu/undergraduate/
REU at Cary Institute Cary Institute See Website May 25- August 13, 2010 February 5, 2010 See Website $5,100 stipend,               $600 food allowance, free housing, travel assistance available Patricia Zolnik                                      845-677-7600 x326 zolnikp@CaryInstitute.org http://www.ecostudies.org/reu.html
Summer Research Opportunities Program (SROP) See Website Ohio State University See Website February 10, 2010 Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (4.0 scale)
Be a citizen or a permanent resident of the U.S.
Be enrolled in a degree-granting program at a college or university in the United States, Puerto Rico, or other U.S. territory
Have completed at least two semesters of undergraduate education
Have at least one semester of undergraduate education remaining after completing the program
Have a strong interest in pursuing a Ph.D.
See Website Charity Farber           cfarber@staff.cic.net                            217-333-6314  http://www.cic.net/Home/Students/SROP/Introduction.aspx
Thurgood Marshall College Fund (TMCF) Monthly Essay Contest  HBCU's N/A Monthly See Website Write an essay that addresses one of the following questions:                        1. Why do you think it is important to be Green?  Give examples of different methods in your everyday life where you can go green, excluding methods previously mentioned (shopping for sustainability).                                                   2. Is your campus one of the many colleges and universities around the world that is planning a civic outreach on April 22?  How do you plan to engage?                                                                             $500 Monetary Award See Website http://www.thurgoodmarshallfund.net/v1/index.php
University of South Alabama Summer Research Program University of South Alabama See Website May 24-July 30, 2010 February 26, 2010 1. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents                     2. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher                                                      3. Must complete a sequence of organic chemistry                                                          $450/week, $50/ food allowance, and up to $300 travel expenses Dr. Julio Turrence                                   251-380-2785                                      jturrens@usouthyal.edu                                 http://www.southalabama.edu/alliedhealth/biomedical/ucur/index.htm
REU at University of California  University of California  Los Angeles, CA June 20-August 27, 2010 February 19, 2010 1. Participants must be US citizens or permanent residents enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in physics or astrophysics.
2. Student must have finished at least one year of college but may not have completed a B.S. or B.A. degree.
3. Student must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.
4. College students from two-year or four-year institutions may apply.
5. Women and students from traditionally underrepresented groups and institutions are encouraged to apply
$3,750 and complimentary housing accommodations and travel costs.
Francoise Queval                              310-825-2453   queval@physics.ucla.edu                                         http:/reu.physics.ucla.edu
REU at MIT Haystack Observatory MIT Haystack Observatory Westford, MA June 1-August 6, 2010 February 1, 2010 See Website $400 a week to be paid bi-weekly 781-981-0590        reuhaystack@haystack.mit.edu www.haystack.mit.edu/edu/reu
REU at The University of Alabama at Birmingham University if Ababama-Birmingham Birmingham, AL May 17-July 23, 2010 March 15, 2010 1. Must be citizens or permanent residents.                                           2. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.                       3. Must be undergraduate when the program starts in May of each program year.
$3,700 stipend plus additional support for housing, travel, and other expenses. Charita Cadenhead                         205-975-8076            charita@uab.edu www.phy.uab.edu/reu/
REU at National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network (NNIN) National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network (NNIN) See Website See Website See Website See Website $4000 and all travel and housing expenses.     See Website http://www.nnin.org/nnin_reu.html
REU The Department of Homeland Security Department of Homeland Security See Website May -August 2010 Letter of intent: January 8, 2010 Deadline:            February 1, 2010 1. United States citizenship by the application deadline.                       2. At least 18 years of age at the start of the internship period.         3. Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale as of the application deadline. (strictly enforced)                                            4. Coverage under a health insurance plan before arriving at the appointment site and maintenance of coverage during the appointment. $500 a week for 10 weeks Michael Silevitch
REU University of Massachusetts Amherst University of Massachusetts Amherst Amherst, MA May 31-August 6, 2010 February 16, 2010 1. U.S. citizens and permanent residents only.                                  2. Only juniors or Seniors in the coming fall.                                         3. Successfully completed coursework in chemistry as well as other science subjects prior to applying.                                             4. Special consideration so students who wish to go to graduate school in science and engineering disciplines.                   5. STEM majors, minorities, women, and students with disabilities, are encouraged to apply. See Website curereu@chem.umass.edu   http://www.chem.umass.edu/masscrest/reu/index.html
REU in Science and Biotechnology: Amgen Scholars Program University of California-Berkeley Berkeley, CA May 31-August 6, 2010 February 2, 2010 1. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident.                        2. Undergraduate students enrolled in four-year colleges and universities in the U.S., Puerto Rico, and other U.S. Territories.   $3,800 stipend, Round-trip travel cost, On-campus housing. amgenscholars@berkeley.edu
Phone:  (510) 642-0280
REU at NASA Academies at NASA, ARC, GRC, GSFC, and MSFC See Website See Website See Website January 18, 2010 See Website See Website See Website https://www.academyapp.com/
REU for Yale BioSTEP Yale University School of Medicine New Haven, CT 1st week of June-Mid August February 1, 2010 See Website $4500, plus all travel and housing. 203-785-7545 http://info.med.yale.edu/omca/programs/biostep.htm
American Chemical Society International Research Experiences for Undergraduates Program (ACS-IREU) See Website See Website See Website January 31, 2010 1. Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States.        2. Be currently enrolled full-time as undergraduates in chemistry or a discipline closely related to chemistry, such as biochemistry or chemical engineering.                    3. Have prior experience working in a research laboratory (outside of the normal coursework).                 4. Be rising juniors or seniors by the end of the program.  Stipend (paid in US $) equivalent to 650 euro/month to cover living expenses (housing, meals, etc.), round-trip airfare, paid expenses for a pre-departure orientation in Washington, D.C., $750 reimbursement for presenting results at the 2010 ACS national meeting, $350 reimbursement for language instruction, and Health and accidental insurance.
Lourdes E. Echegoyen                      202-872-6365 or email   ireu@acs.org
Institute for Responsible Leadership (Internship for males) See Website Washington, D.C. June 5-July 30, 2010 January 29, 2010 1. Must be US citizen.                      2. Male college sophomores only can apply.                                               3. Must commit to two summers.    4. No GPA requirement but median for recent classes is 3.65.              5. GPA is not the only criterion evaluated.  Campus involvement, awards earned, athletics, and volunteer work are also important factors. Housing is paid by insitute. William A. Keyes                             202-659-0581         wkeyes@i4rc.org http://www.i4rc.org/
Summer Research Internship Program Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge, MA June 6-August 7, 2010  February 12, 2010 1. Open to students who are starting their junior or senior year at any college or university, other than MIT in September of 2010.    2. Only US citizens/permanent residents may apply.                         3. Selection based on application and recommendation letters.   
Stipend $5800 + round trip travel expenses
617-253-5179                        http://mpc-web.mit.edu 
Research Experience for Undergraduates Program (REU) Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy, New York June 2-August 10,2010 February 16, 2010 1. Must be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States. $4400 for 10 wks Gwo-Ching Wang, Chair
Department of Physics, Applied Physics and Astronomy
NSF REU Program Director
International Research Experiences for Undergraduates See Website United Kingdom, Germany, Italy, France See Website January 31, 2010 1. One semester or summer of prior research.                                       2. Gpa of at least 3.25                      3.  Enrolled full time in                      $5800 for air travel, living expenses, insurance, pre-departure orientation, language instruction, and present at an ACS meeting   www.acs.org/ireu
Arkansas Center for Space & Planetary Sciences University of Arkansas Fayetteville, AK Ten Weeks January 31, 2010 See Website $6500 includes a meal allowance, travel allowance, and a housing allowance Jessica Park                             Program Administrator              479-575-7625          csaps@uark.edu http://spacecenter.uark.edu
NANOTECHNOLOGY 2010 Summer Undergraduate
Research Experience (SURE)
University of Massachusetts Amherst  Amherst, MA  June 1 - Aug 7, 2010 Feb. 28, 2010 See Website Stipend of $3400 plus housing allowance in newest dormitory Michael Westort, Ed.D., Coordinator
SURE Program in Nanotechnology
The MassNanoTech Institute
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Phone: 413-577-0164
Fax: 413-577-0165

IIASA Young Scientists Summer Program 2010 International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis(IIASA) Schloss Laxenburg, Austria June 1 - August 27, 2010 Jan.18 2010 See Website See Website Margaret Goud Collins, Program Director for U.S. Committee for IIASA National Academy of Sciences,            mcollins@nas.edu http://www.iiasa.ac.at/
Summer Internships at Argonne National Laboratory See Website Argonne, IL  May 25-July 30, 2010 February 1, 2010 1. Must currently be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate student. 2. Must be interested in a career in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics.                               3. Must be 18 years or older at the start of the program.                        4.  Must be eligible to work in the United States and hence be requested to provide required information upon acceptance to this program.                                       5. Must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or above.        6. Must have health insurance.    $400/week + Housing and Travel Zeidman@ANL.GOV WWW.DEP.ANL.GOV
MIT Summer Research Program (MSRP Massachusetts Institute of Technology  Cambridge, MA June 6 – August 7, 2010. Feburary 5, 2010 •Be US citizens, permanent residents, or international students at a US institution. African American, Mexican American, Native American, and Puerto Rican students are encouraged to apply
•Have completed the sophomore year by June and have a genuine interest in obtaining a PhD in one of the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) fields
•NOT have graduated by June
•Have a grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) or higher
See Website Monica Orta
MIT Summer Research Program Coordinator
Office of the Dean for Graduate Education
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Phone: 617-253-4846
Fax: 617-253-5620
Research in Munich Study Abroad & Student Exchange
University of Arizona
Munich, Germany
May 30 - July 31, 2010 January 31, 2010 See Website $1,400 for 9 weeks  Laura Thornes,
Assistant Director                               For appointments: 520-626-9211
Email: ThornesL@email.arizona.edu
SASE Website: www.studyabroad.arizona.edu

Department of Defense and the National Nuclear Security Administration  See Website See Website See Website February 1, 2010 • Sophomores, juniors and current graduate students only.
  U.S. citizens
• 3.0 GPA and above
See Website anitra.terrell@tmcfund.org  www.thurgoodmarshallfund.org.
 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship    U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Fossil Energy  Germantown, MD  May 31, 2010 to August 6, 2010 January 20, 2010 U.S. citizens;
Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university;
Interested in a career in Math, Science, Technology or Engineering;
Maintaining a GPA of 3.0 or above;
Able to provide an official transcript; and
Able to provide two letters of recommendation.
A weekly stipend of $500 for undergraduate students,
and $650 for graduate students for a term of 10 weeks;
Travel costs to and from the host site; and
Travel costs to the Technical Forum for presentations and awards.
Joan M Fryer ,                                National Science Foundation,        Office of Integrative Activities, 4201 Wilson Boulevard , suite 1270, Arlington VA 22230.http://www.nsf.gov/od/oia http://fossil.energy.gov/education/lelandfellowships/
QEM Network Summer Internship Program National Science Foundation (NSF) Washington, DC  June1- August 06, 2010 February 12, 2010 See Website See Website Shirley M. McBay, President QEM Network
1818 N Street, NW, Suite 350
Washington, DC 20036
Summer Undergraduate Research Experience University of Minnesota Minneapolis, MN June 6-August 14, 2010 Feburary 12, 2010 You must be completing your sophmore or junior year with a GPA of 3.3/ 4.0 or above ,and be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States or its possessions $500/ week Ted Higman,                          Associate Professor,                  612-624-4170   higma001@umn.edu www.ece.umn.edu/groups/nsfreu
Summer Internships Program South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Charleston, South Carolina June 2nd- August 6th 2010 March 8, 2010 See Website See Website Saundra Upchurch, SC Department of Natural Resources, Marine Resources Division http://www.dnr.sc.gov/marine/minority/
DHS HS-STEM Summer Internship Program  See Website See Website See Website February 1, 2010 See Website See Website dhsed@orau.org.    
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) See Website See Website May 24-August 6, 2010 February 15, 2010 See Website See Website 301-975-4200 www.surf.nist.gov/surf2.htm
Summer Research Internships  UNT Health Science Center/Clark  Fort Worth, Texas May 24-July 30, 2010 April 2, 2010 See Website See Website Liz Davis,                                                                      Associate Director Office of Outreach, Graduate Schools of Biomedical Sciences,  University of North Texas Health Science Center                                                  817-735-2483 www.hsc.unt.edu/outreach
Please see the following website for a listing of Summer Research Opportunities funded by the National Science Foundation: http://www.agep.us/summer.asp and http://www.cic.uiuc.edu/programs/srop/.
Please see the following website for a listing of NASA Ames Research Center Educational Opportunities:  http://education.arc.nasa.gov/.
Please see the following website for a listing of NASA Glenn Research Center (Cleveland, OH) Higher Educational Programs:  http://newbusiness.grc.nasa.gov/university-affairs/.
Please see the following website for a listing of NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (Greenbelt, MD) Education Programs:  http://university.gsfc.nasa.gov/.
Please see the following website for a listing of NASA Johnson Space Center (Houston, TX) Educational Opportunities:  http://education.jsc.nasa.gov/.
Please see the following website for a listing of NASA Marshall Space Flight Center (Huntsville, AL) Higher Educational Opportunities:  http://education.nasa.gov/edoffices/centeroffices/marshall/highered/.
Please see the following website for a listing of REU and other summer programs:  http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/Undergrads.asp.
Please see the following website for a listing of NSF Graduate Fellowships and Traineeships:  http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/Grad.asp or http://www.nsfgrfp.org.
Please see the following website for a listing of Post Doctoral Openings/Opportunities:  http://www.pathwaystoscience.org/Postdocs_portal.asp.