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With one application, apply for a research experience at three of the 22 summer research sites. Link to each institution's website for specific information on opportunities and program requirements.

Brown University
Columbia University
Dartmouth College
Harvard University
Howard University
Hunter College
Johns Hopkins University
New York University
Princeton University
Stanford University
Tufts University
University of Chicago
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
University of Miami
University of Pennsylvania
University of South Florida
University of Virginia
Vanderbilt University
Washington University in St. Louis
Weill Cornell Programs
Yale University


 

Brown UniversityBrown University
Providence, Rhode Island
May 31 - July 31, 2015
Contact: Barbara Kahn
barbara_kahn@brown.edu
401-863-1474


  • Previous research preferred, not required
  • Notification begins before March 1
  • Participants: Primarily Rising Juniors & Seniors, some Rising Sophomores
  • Research: Engineering, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences
  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Research: Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Participants: Rising Seniors
  • Research: Applied Mathematics

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Columbia UniversityColumbia University
New York City
May 31 - August 1, 2015
Contact: To be announced
212-854-7892

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Coursework in proposed area of research required
  • Previous research preferred, not required
  • Notification begins before March 1
  • Research: Humanities, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences

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Cornell University

 


Cornell University, Weill Cornell Programs in New York City

Weill Cornell Graduate School
New York, NY
June 1 - August 7, 2015
Contact: Marcus Lambert
wil2009@med.cornell.edu

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
  • Notification begins by March 15
  • Research: Life Sciences (PhD preparation), Computational Biology

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Weill Cornell Medical College: Gateways to the Laboratory
New York, NY
June 8 - August 14, 2015
mdphd@med.cornell.edu
212-746-6023

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores & Juniors (no Rising Seniors)
  • Previous research experience is preferred
  • Notification begins by March 15
  • Research: Life Sciences (MD-PhD preparation)
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Cornell University
Ithaca, New York - NO SR-EIP PROGRAM IN 2015


 

Dartmouth CollegeDartmouth College
Hanover, New Hampshire
Mid-June to Mid-August
Contact: Jane Seibel
jane.b.seibel@dartmouth.edu

603-646-6578

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores & Juniors
  • Previous research preferred, not required
  • Notification begins before March 1
  • Research: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Psychology
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Harvard UniversityHarvard University

Division of Medical Sciences
SHURP: Summer Honors Undergraduate Research Program
Boston, Massachusetts
May 31- August 8, 2015
Contact: shurp@hms.harvard.edu

  • Participants: Primarily Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Strong grades in recent science courses expected: at least one upper-level biology course that includes molecular biology
  • Previous research experience required: at least one summer or semester of independent lab research
  • Notification before March 1
  • Research: Life Sciences, some Physical Sciences, Engineering - only Bioengineering, Applied Math - only Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

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Graduate School of Arts & Sciences
Summer Research Opportunities at Harvard (SROH) Program
Cambridge, Massachusetts
June 8 - August 14, 2015
Contact: Faculty Development & Diversity

sroh@fas.harvard.edu

  • Participants: Primarily Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Research: Applied Math - only Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, Humanities, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Social Science,

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Howard University Howard University
Washington, DC
Dates To Be Determined
Contact: Quinton L. Williams
quinton.williams@howard.edu
202-806-6245

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research preferred, not required
  • Notification begins by March 1
  • Research: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences

 

Hunter CollegeHunter College
New York City
June 1 - August 3, 2015
Contact: Christine Gonzalez
cgonzalez@genectr.hunter.cuny.edu
212-650-3324

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
  • Rising Sophomores & Juniors preferred
  • Minimum Course Requirements:
    Biology & Chemistry applicants - Intro Biology & Chemistry
    Physics applicants - one year of Physics & one year of Calculus
    Biopsychology applicants - one year of Psychology
    Biophysics or Biotechnology - introductory courses at minimum
  • Previous research not required, varies by lab
  • Notification begins before March 1
  • Research: Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Psychology

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Johns Hopkins UniversityJohns Hopkins University
The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Bloomberg School of Public Health
Baltimore, Maryland
May 24 - August 1, 2015
Contact: Catherine Will
cwill@jhmi.edu


  • Divisions: Basic Science Institute, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Pulmonary Medicine
  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors; Rising Sophomores in Pulmonary Medicine
  • Previous research not required
  • Research: Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences

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New York UniversityNew York University
Sackler Institute of Biomedical Sciences
New York City
May 31 - August 1, 2015
Contact: Naoko Tanese
tanesn01@med.nyu.edu
212-263-5648

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Introductory courses in Biology & Chemistry required
  • Previous summer or campus research required
  • Notification begins by February 15
  • Research: Life Sciences

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New York University Graduate School of Arts & Science
The Humanities Initiative at NYU
New York City
May 31 - August 1, 2015
Contact: Gwynneth Malin
gcm207@nyu.edu
212-998-2196

  • Participants: Rising Juniors and Seniors
  • Previous research preferred
  • Notification begins March 15
  • Research: Humanities
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Princeton UniversityPrinceton University
Princeton, New Jersey
June 14 - August 8, 2015
Contact: Diana Hill Mitchell 
dmitch@princeton.edu
609-258-9637

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research preferred
  • Research: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences

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Stanford UniversityStanford University
Stanford, California

 

 

School of Humanities and Sciences
June 22 - August 15, 2015
Contact: Joseph Brown
jlbrown@stanford.edu
650-724-7437

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research preferred, not required
  • Notification begins by March 1
  • Research: Humanities, Mathematics, Physical Sciences (Physics), Psychology, Social Sciences
School of Engineering
Dates to be determined
Contact: Noe Lozano
noe@stanford.edu
650-723-9107

  • Research: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering
School of Earth Sciences
June 19 - August 15, 2015
Contact: Tenea Nelson
tenea@stanford.edu
650-725-2234

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Research: Physical Sciences

 

Tufts UniversityTufts University
Boston & Medford, Massachusetts

Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences
Boston, Massachusetts
May 31 - August 7, 2015
Contact: Laura Liscum 
laura.liscum@tufts.edu
617-636-6945

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
  • Course Requirements: Some science and/or math
  • Previous research recommended, not required
  • Notification begins before May 1
  • Research: Life Sciences

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Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Medford, Massachusetts
June 1 - July 27, 2015
Contact: Yvette Dalton-McCoy
yvette.dalton-mccoy@tufts.edu

  • Engineering Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Course Requirements: Circuit Theory, Analog Electronics and/or Microelectronic Circuits, Signals and System
  • Previous research not required
  • Notification begins before April 1
  • Research: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Humanities, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences
  • Psychology - TUSC, Social Cognition Lab
    Engineering and Computer Science - Projects for 2015
  • International Affairs at The Fletcher School

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University of ChicagoUniversity of Chicago
Chicago, Illinois
June 15 - August 15, 2015
Contact: Chinonye C. Nnakwe
ccnnakwe@uchicago.edu
773-702-2058

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
  • Minimum Course Requirements:
    Biology applicants - one year general Biology required, general Chemistry preferred and Calculus helpful
    Physics applicants - one year general Physics and one year Math
    Mathematics applicants - one year Calculus
    Geophysics/Climate Dynamics applicants - one year general Physics and one year Math. For students interested in environmental/earth science and its applications.
  • Previous research not required
  • Notification begins by March 15
  • Research: Applied Mathematics, Biophysics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Divinity, Engineering, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Statistics, Social Science

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University of Colorado at BoulderUniversity of Colorado Boulder
Boulder, Colorado
May 31 - August 7, 2015
Contact: Barbara Kraus at 303-492-5779
or Amahl Scheppach at 303-492-4607
smart@colorado.edu

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Sufficient coursework in area of academic interest required
  • Psychology research limited to Neuroscience and Behavioral Genetics; Biology credits required
  • Previous research not required, varies by lab
  • Notification in March and April
  • Research: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences
  • Dates adjusted for students attending schools on the quarter system

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University of MarylandUniversity of Maryland, Baltimore County
Baltimore, Maryland
May 31 - August 8, 2015
Contact: Justine Johnson 
j.johnson@umbc.edu
410-455-3124

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research not required
  • Notification begins by April 1
  • Research: Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences (Chemistry and Biochemistry), Psychology

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University of MiamiUniversity of Miami
Coral Gables, Florida
May 17 - July 24, 2015

 

Contact: Michael S. Gaines
mgaines@miami.edu
305-284-5058

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Minimum Course Requirements:
    one year general Biology and one year general Chemistry
  • Previous research not required
  • Notification begins before March 1
  • Research: Life Sciences (focus in Biomedicine), Engineering, Mathematics, Physical Sciences

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University of Pennsylvania University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Biomedical Graduate Studies
June 1 - August 7, 2015
Contact: Arnaldo Diaz
diaza@mail.med.upenn.edu
215-898-2794

  • Participants: Primarily Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Minimum Course Requirements:
    Biomedical students - Introductory courses in Biology and Chemistry
    Computational students - College-level Computer Science
  • Previous research preferred, not required
  • Notification begins February 15
  • Research: Computer Science, Engineering, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Psychology

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Graduate Division of Arts and Sciences
Humanities and Social Sciences
June 1 - August 7, 2015
Contact: Patricia Rea
patrea@sas.upenn.edu
215-898-8101

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Research: Humanities, Social Sciences

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 University of South FloridaUniversity of South Florida
Tampa, FLorida
Office for Undergraduate Research
June 1 - July 31, 2015
Contact: Richard S. Pollenz
pollenz@usf.edu

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research preferred, not required
  • Honors College status, not required
  • Notification begins before March 1
  • Research: Humanities, Engineering, Life Sciences, Social Sciences
  • Applicants are required to identify potential research mentors and projects of interest in their statement of purpose

Read more and see the Research Profiles for participating research mentors»


 

University of VirginiaUniversity of Virginia
Charlottesville, Virginia
Contact: Phillip Trella
trella@virginia.edu
434-243-2018


School of Medicine Graduate Programs Office
Summer Research Internship Program
May 22 - July 31, 2015
Contact: SRIP Administrator
434-924-1757

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research not required; candidates may have limited access to previous research experiences
  • Positive references from mentors of previous research experiences are helpful
  • Notification begins before April 1
  • Research: Life Sciences

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Curry School of Education
Summer Undergraduate Research Program
Dates: June 1 - July 31, 2015 in Charlottesville, two additional weeks off-campus work
Contact: Leslie M. Booren
CurrySURP@virginia.edu
434-243-2021

  • Participants: Rising Seniors
  • Previous research not required but strongly preferred
  • Notification and possible interviews in March/April
  • Research: Psychology (Educational), Social Sciences

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University of Virginia

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research not required; candidates may have limited access to previous research experiences
  • Positive references from mentors of previous research experiences are helpful
  • Notification begins before April 1
  • Research: Computer Science, Engineering, Humanities, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Social Science


 

Vanderbilt UniversityVanderbilt University
Nashville, Tennessee

 

 

College of Arts and Science
June 1 - July 31, 2015
Contact: Don Brunson
don.c.brunson@vanderbilt.edu
615-343-2573

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores; Juniors & Seniors given preference
  • Previous research not required
  • Notification begins by March 15
  • Research: Computer Science, Engineering, Humanities, Mathematics, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences

Vanderbilt Summer Science Academy
June 1 - July 31, 2015
Contact: Michelle Grundy
michelle.grundy@vanderbilt.edu

  • Research: Basic Science Programs

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Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, Missouri
May 26 - August 1, 2015



Contact: Rochelle Smith
rsmith@wustl.edu
314-362-7963

  • Participants: Rising Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research preferred
  • Notification begins by March 15
  • Research: Engineering, Humanities, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences

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Yale UniversityYale University
New Haven, Connecticut
June 1 - July 27, 2015
Contact: Michelle Nearon
michelle.nearon@yale.edu
203-436-1301

  • Participants: Rising Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors
  • Previous research not required
  • Research: Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering, Humanities, Life Sciences, Mathematics, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Social Sciences

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