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The Life Sciences Department offers degrees at our campuses in New York City and Long Island, NY.


Internships and Research Opportunities for Students

SUMMER RESEARCH and TRAINING INTERNSHIPS FOR LIFE SCIENCE STUDENTS

Please note:

  • An asterisk (*) in the Program Name allows International Students to apply
  • NYIT undergraduates have been accepted in these programs in the past
  • Deadlines are generally the same every year
  • Please check the web sites for more details

TITLE

INSTITUTION & LOCATION

APPLICATION DEADLINE

PROGRAM CONTACT INFO

TYPE OF PROGRAM

American Museum of Natural History American Musuem of Natural History February 14, 2014 Fellowships-rggs@amnh.org Paid summer internships in evolutionary biology
Amgen Scholars Program Various US Universities February 3, 2014 Michael Bergren
  Director, Amgen Scholars U.S. Program Office
  Massachussetts Institute of Technology
  (617) 253-2620
  asp-npo@mit.edu
6-8 week summer program
Space Life Sciences Training Program (SLSTP) NASA's Ames Research Center March 15, 2014 Elizabeth Keller
Senior Scientist CSS-Dynamac
Space Biosciences Research
NASA Ames Research Center
M/S 247-9
Moffett Field, CA 94035
Phone: (650) 604-1174
Elizabeth.E.Keller@nasa.gov
10 week summer program
Chemistry Department, at the University of North Texas Chemistry Department, at the University of North Texas March 1, 2014

Shawn Adams
shawn@unt.edu
UNT Chemistry REU Program Coordinator
1155 Union Circle, #305070
Denton, TX 76203
Tel: 940-565-4372
Fax: 940-565-4318

10-week program starting June 2, and participants will be given a $5,000 stipend

*Mount Sinai Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)

Icahn School of Medicine: Mount Sinai Hospital – New York, NY

February 1st

Lily Recanati
grads@mssm.edu
One Gustave L. Levy Place
Box 1022
New York, NY 10029-6574

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

*Mount Sinai: Emergency Medicine Research Training Program

Icahn School of Medicine: Mount Sinai Hospital – New York, NY

March 1st
July 1st
November 1st

One Gustave Levy Place,
Box 1620
New York, NY 10029 Fax: 212-426-1946
EMsummerprogram@mountsinai.org

Unpaid 8 Week Medical Training & Research Program

*Memorial Sloan Kettering Research Institute Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)

MSK Cancer Research Institute: Louis V. Gerstner Sloan Kettering Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences – New York, NY

February 1st.

Kenneth Marians
surp@sloankettering.edu
1275 York Avenue, Box 441
New York, NY 10065

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI)

U.S. Department of Energy - Multiple Laboratories Nationwide e.g. Brookhaven National Laboratory

February 1st

http://science.energy.gov/wdts/suli/contact/

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

*Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory’s Undergraduate Research Program (URP)

CSHL’s Watson School of Biological Sciences – Cold Spring Harbor, NY

January 15th

UREY
1 Bungtown Road
Cold Spring Harbor, NY 11724 USA
Phone: (516) 367-6909
urpadmin@cshl.edu

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

*MIT Summer Research Program (MSRP)

Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Cambridge, MA

January 25th

MIT Office of the Dean for Graduate Education
Room 3-138
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
T (617) 253-4860
F (617) 253-5620
msrp@mit.edu

Paid 9 Week Research Internship

*MSRP for Biology and Neurosciences

MIT Department of Biology and Brain and Cognitive Sciences – Cambridge, MA

January 30th

Mandana Sassanfar
MIT SURP
Room 68-270A
77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA 02139

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

*New York University Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)

NYU School of Medicine, Sackler Institute of Graduate Biomedical Sciences – New York, NY

February 1st

Amanda Tufekcier
SURP
NYU School of Medicine
Greenberg Hall
545 First Avenue, GBH 5F
New York, NY 10016
amanda.tufekcier@nyumc.org

Paid 9 Week Research Internship

SMDEP (Summer Medical and Dental Education Program)

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and College of Dental Medicine – New York, NY

March 1st

Office of Diversity SMDEP Program Coordinator
212-305-4157
smdep-ps@columbia.edu

Paid 6 Week Medical Training Program

YALE Medical School BioSTEP: Biomedical Science Training and Enrichment Program

YALE University Medical School: Office of Multicultural Affairs – New Haven, CT

February 1st

Office of Multicultural Affairs
Yale School of Medicine
P.O. Box 208036
New Haven, CT 06520-8036
Tel: 203.785.7545
Fax: 203.737.5507mca@yale.edu

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

*Washington University BioMedRAP (Biomedical Research Apprenticeship Program)

Washington University in St. Louis: Division of Biomedical Science – St.Louis, Missouri

February 1st

Rochelle Smith
Director of Summer Programs
Tel: 314-362-7963
rsmith@wustl.edu

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Yeshiva University: Summer Research Internship Program (SURP)

Yeshiva University: Albert Einstein School of Medicine – New York, NY

February 1st

Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1300 Morris Park Ave - Belfer 203
Bronx, NY 10461
surp@einstein.yu.edu

Paid 9 Week Research Internship

California Institute of Technology: Medical Undergraduate Research Fellowship (MURF)

California Institute of Technology – Pasadena, CA

January 9th

Candace Rypisi
626.395.2886
1200 E. California Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91125
Email: murf@caltech.edu

Paid 10 Week Research Fellowship

*California Institute of Technology: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)

California Institute of Technology – Pasadena, CA

February 22nd

Candace Rypisi
626.395.2886
1200 E. California Blvd.
Pasadena, CA 91125
Email: murf@caltech.edu

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Boston University: Summer undergraduate research program (SURP)

Boston University: Division of Graduate Medical Studies - Boston, MA

February 15th

Linda Zimmerman
surp@bu.edu
617-638-5704

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

*CUNY Summer undergraduate research program (C-SURP)

City University of New York – New York, NY

February 15th

Melanie Close
The Office of The Vice Chancellor for Research
212-794-5763
csurp@mail.cuny.edu

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Rockefeller University: summer undergraduate research fellowship Program (SURF)

Rockfeller University: Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences - New York, NY

February 1st

Office of Graduate Studies
1230 York Avenue, Box 177
New York, NY 10065
surf@rockefeller.edu
(212) 327-8086

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Harvard University : Summer Honors Undergraduate Research Program (SHURP)

Harvard Medical School: Division of Medical Sciences – Boston, MA

February 1st

KeyAnna Schmiedl
Program Coordinator for Diversity Affairs
Tel: 617-432-4980
SHURP@hms.harvard.edu

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Summer Research-Early Identification Program
(SR-EIP)

Many Universities Nationwide

February 1st

The Leadership Alliance
164 Angell Street, Box 1963
Providence RI 02912
Ph: 401.863.1474
Fax: 401.863.2244

Paid 8-10 Week Research Internship

*Harvard Stem Cell Institute Internship Program (HIP)

Harvard University – Cambridge & Boston, MA

February 6th

Maureen Herrmann
Program and Administrative Manager
maureen_herrmann@harvard.edu

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Cornell University Travelers Summer Research Fellowship Program

Cornell University: Weill Cornell Medical College – New York &Ithaca, NY

February 1st

Carlyle H. Miller
Weill Cornell Medical College
445 East 69th Street, Room 110
New York, NY 10021
Phone: (212) 746-1057

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

University of California, San Diego Summer Training Academy for Research in the Sciences (STARS) Program

UC SanDiego School of Graduate Studies – San Diego, CA

February 22nd

Veronica Henson-Phillips
858-822-3536
vhensonphillips@ucsd.edu

Paid 8 Week Research Internship

Morehouse College: Project IMHOTEP

Morehouse College: Public Health Sciences Institute– Atlanta, GA

January 31st

Cynthia Trawick Director - PHSI
ctrawick@morehouse.edu

Paid 11 Week Medical Training Internship

*Emory College Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE)

Emory University: Center  for Science Education – Atlanta, GA

February 10th

Dr. Cathy Quiñones
cquinon@emory.edu
(404) 727-3439.

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Western States Affiliate Summer Undergraduate Student Research Fellowship Program

American Heart Association – Multiple Locations Nationwide

Deadlines Differ Per Program

Check Website

Paid 10 Week Research Internship

Roswell Cancer Institute College Summer Research Program

Roswell Cancer Institute & National Cancer Institute – Buffalo, NY

February 15th

Adam Kisailus
Summer Program Office
Department of Educational Affairs
Buffalo, NY 14263
(716) 845-8134

10 Week Research Internship

*SUNY Downstate  Summer Research Program

SUNY Downstate Medical Center: School of Graduate Studies – Brooklyn, NY

March 8th

Denise Sheares
Box 41
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11203
Tel: 718-270-2738
FAX: 718-270-3378
dsheares@downstate.edu

Paid 8 Week Research Internship

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Summer Research Program (SRP)

University of Nebraska-Lincoln - Lincoln, NE

February 1st

Justina Clark
402-472-2869
jclark17@unl.edu

Paid 8-10 Week Research Internship

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Institute Summer Undergraduate Research Program (SURP)

Fred Cancer Research Institute - Seattle, WA

January 18th

SURP@fhcrc.org

Paid 9 Week Research Internship

Rutgers University Research in Science and EngineeringProgram (RISE)

Rutgers SUNJ Grad

No hard deadline

RiSE at Rutgers
Graduate School-New Brunswick
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey
25 Bishop Place
New Brunswick, NJ 08901-1181
rise@rci.rutgers.edu

10 weeks