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Barnard College

(New York, NY)
LDEO Summer Internship Program for Undergraduates
The Lamont Summer Intern Program for undergraduates from U.S. colleges and universities provides a summer research experience in Earth and ocean sciences. The program features a hands-on research proj ... read more


Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences (BIOS)

(Hamilton, )
Undergraduate Fellowships in Marine Science, Oceanography and Global Climate Change
The Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences has received National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) funding to support 8 fellowships for undergraduate student research ... read more


Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences

(West Boothbay Harbor, ME)
Gulf of Maine and the World Ocean REU
Undergraduates in Bigelow Laboratory's summer REU Program spend ten weeks at the Laboratory conducting independent research with guidance from a scientist mentor. Directed by Senior Research Scientist ... read more

The Maureen D. Keller Undergraduate Scholarship
Each year, Bigelow Laboratory for Ocean Sciences awards The Maureen D. Keller Undergraduate Scholarship to a promising Maine student who intends to pursue a Bachelor's degree in the biological or eart ... read more
opportunity

Boston University

(Boston, MA)
Bioinformatics Diversity Travel Fellowship
The Bioinformatics Graduate Program at Boston University has travel fellowships available for prospective PhD students to visit Boston, tour the BU campus and meet our students and faculty, before app ... read more
an IBP member programfunds international students

California Academy of Sciences

(San Francisco, CA)
Summer Systematics Institute (SSI) REU
SSI is an 8-week paid research internship at our state-of-the-art research facility and museum in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. This world renowned venue continues to offer undergraduates important ... read more


California State University, Monterey Bay

(Seaside, CA)
Monterey Bay Regional Ocean Science Research Experience for Undergraduates
California State University, Monterey Bay, offers a 10-week REU in the beautiful Monterey Bay Region. Students conduct an independent research project under the supervision of a research mentor at one ... read more


Clarkson University

(Potsdam, NY)
REU in Environmental Science & Engineering
The objective of this summer program is to engage a diversified pool of undergraduate students in first-class research projects in Environmental Sciences and Engineering at Clarkson University.

... read more



Coastal & Estuarine Research Federation

(Seattle, WA)
Rising TIDES Conference Mentoring Program
CERF's Rising TIDES initiative promotes opportunities for all underrepresented minorities while cultivating a culture that actively engages and leverages diversity of all types. The Rising TIDES Confe ... read more
opportunityfunds international students

College of Charleston

(Charleston, SC)
Fort Johnson Summer REU Program: Marine Organism Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change
The Fort Johnson Summer Undergraduate Research Program is a ten week internship combining independent research with activities to promote career development and communication skills. Participants will ... read more


Columbia University

(New York, NY)
LDEO Summer Internship Program for Undergraduates
The Lamont Summer Intern Program for undergraduates from U.S. colleges and universities provides a summer research experience in Earth and ocean sciences. The program features a hands-on research proj ... read more


Cornell University

(Ithaca, NY)
Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college students. Interns work directly with mentors and SML sci ... read more


Dauphin Island Sea Lab

(Dauphin Island, AL)
Fisheries Ecology Lab Internship
The Fisheries Ecology lab is seeking interns to work under the faculty direction of Dr. Sean Powers at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab on a wide variety of projects in waters adjacent to Dauphin Island, a ... read more

Research Experience for Undergraduates at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab
The focus of the REU Program is to provide participants with the opportunity to carry out an independent research project while working under the direction of a faculty mentor. This program not only p ... read more


De La Salle University

(Manila, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

Diponegoro University

(Semarang, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

Duke University

(Durham, NC)
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program
Research Experience for Undergraduates Program in Estuarine and Coastal Marine Sciences
A 10 week semi-independent research program located on Pivers Island in coastal Carteret County of North Carolina. Coastal and estuarine invertebrate species and a variety of habitats (marshes, mudfla ... read more


Ecological Society of America (ESA)

(Washington, DC)
SEEDS - ESA Annual Meeting Travel Awards for Undergraduate Students and SEEDS Alumni
The Strategies for Education in Ecology, Diversity and Sustainability (SEEDS) Program offers travel awards for Undergraduate Students and SEEDS Alumni in graduate school. Travel awards defray expenses ... read more
opportunityfunds international students

Elizabeth City State University

(Elizabeth City, NC)
IDEA Undergraduate Research Experience
IDEA is a program based at UNC Chapel Hill that provides paid training to underrepresented minorities interested in experiencing a science research experience in the geosciences. Our goal is to incre ... read more


Geological Society of America

(Boulder, CO)
GeoCorps Positions
GeoCorps America is a program of the Geological Society of America, operated in partnership with government agencies and other organizations committed to science and stewardship. Current partners incl ... read more
an IBP member program
National Park Service Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) Program
The Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) program works with partners to match college students and recent graduates age 18 - 35 years old with short-term, paid, internships with the National Park Service. ... read more
an IBP member program
On To the Future Program (OTF) - travel awards to attend your first GSA Annual Meeting
The On To the Future Program (OTF) is a grassroots initiative of the Geological Society of America (GSA) that addresses the organization?s overall strategic commitment to building a diverse geoscience ... read more
an IBP member programopportunityportable fundingfunds international students

Georgia State University

(Atlanta, GA)
Community GIS and Citizen Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmental disparities in Belize. Working with diverse int ... read more
study abroad program

Gray's Reef National Marine Sanctuary

( Savannah, GA)
Bridge to Research in Marine Sciences
The program provides three weeks of classroom, field, and laboratory work to build technical, scientific, communications and ethics skills with guest and mentor lectures followed by a 2-day research c ... read more


Hampton University

(Hampton, VA)
ASLO (Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography) Multicultural Program
Hampton University, the Association for the Sciences of Limnology and Oceanography (ASLO), and the National Science Foundation offer special opportunities for under-represented minority students (unde ... read more


Indonesian Institute of Sciences

(, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

Louisiana State University

(Baton Rouge, LA)
South Central Climate Science Center Undergraduate Summer Internship for Underrepresented Minorities
Our summer undergraduate internship opportunity is for students of underrepresented minorities interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields (including physical, natural, and s ... read more


Maine Maritime Academy

(Castine, ME)
SEANET Innovate for Maine Fellows Program (EPSCoR)
The SEANET, Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC) and the University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) are partnering through the Innovate for Maine Fellows program to make available ... read more


Maine Sea Grant

(Orono, ME)
Marine Education Outreach
The Maine Sea Grant education program seeks to improve marine-related K-16 educational opportunities in the state, as well as continued learning programs for educators. The program offers in-service t ... read more


Medical University of South Carolina

(Charleston, SC)
Fort Johnson Summer REU Program: Marine Organism Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change
The Fort Johnson Summer Undergraduate Research Program is a ten week internship combining independent research with activities to promote career development and communication skills. Participants will ... read more


Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute

(Moss Landing, CA)
Monterey Bay Regional Ocean Science Research Experience for Undergraduates
California State University, Monterey Bay, offers a 10-week REU in the beautiful Monterey Bay Region. Students conduct an independent research project under the supervision of a research mentor at one ... read more


Monterey Peninsula College

(Monterey, CA)
MATE: At-Sea Opportunities for College Students
To help prepare students to be competitive and prepared for employment upon graduation, the MATE Center has developed the At-Sea Technical Internship Program. Interns work as marine technicians aboard ... read more
study abroad program

Morgan State University

(Baltimore, MD)
PEARL summer internship program in Marine Science
The Internship Program at the Patuxent Environmental & Aquatic Research Center (PEARL) offers undergraduate and recently graduated college students unique hands-on experiences in an environmental rese ... read more
funds international students

Mote Marine Laboratory

(Sarasota, FL)
Mote REU Program
The Mote REU Program offers paid research training experiences in estuarine science to 10 undergraduate students per year.

Participants:

Conduct mentored research projects under the direction ... read more



Mount Desert Island Biological Laboratory (MDIBL)

(Salisbury Cove, ME)
Research Experience for Undergraduates in Molecular Physiology and Environmental Stress
Each summer, over 40 undergraduates from around the United States participate in a research fellowship at MDIBL. Undergraduate students work in the laboratory of an MDIBL investigator on an independen ... read more


NASA Dryden Flight Research Center

(Edwards, CA)
NASA Student Airborne Research Program
The NASA Airborne Science Program announces the opportunity for highly motivated rising senior undergraduates to participate in an 8-week summer internship program in Earth system science using its DC ... read more


National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)

(Gaithersburg, MD)
Fort Johnson Summer REU Program: Marine Organism Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change
The Fort Johnson Summer Undergraduate Research Program is a ten week internship combining independent research with activities to promote career development and communication skills. Participants will ... read more


National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)

(Washington, DC)
Educational Partnership Program (EPP) Undergraduate Scholarship Program
About the Program

•Students receive awards valued at up to $45,000 in total support (including travel and conference participation) during their junior and senior years.

•Students complete an 11 w ... read more

portable funding
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship Program
The Hollings Scholarship Program provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to a maximum of $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month a ... read more
portable funding
Fort Johnson Summer REU Program: Marine Organism Health: Resilience and Response to Environmental Change
The Fort Johnson Summer Undergraduate Research Program is a ten week internship combining independent research with activities to promote career development and communication skills. Participants will ... read more

Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)
A Summer Science Intern Program Designed to Promote Diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The Woods Hole Partnership Educational Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and senior ... read more



National Science Foundation (NSF)

(Arlington, VA)
Climate Science - Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Penn State Climate Science REU Summer research positions are available in the area of climate science as part of a Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program, funded by the National Science ... read more


NOAA Sea Grant

(Silver Spring, MD)
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


North Carolina Central University

(Durham, NC)
IDEA Undergraduate Research Experience
IDEA is a program based at UNC Chapel Hill that provides paid training to underrepresented minorities interested in experiencing a science research experience in the geosciences. Our goal is to incre ... read more


Northeast Fisheries Science Center

(Silver Spring, MD)
Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)
A Summer Science Intern Program Designed to Promote Diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The Woods Hole Partnership Educational Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and senior ... read more



Northeastern University

(Boston, MA)
DHS Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions
The purpose of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Summer Research Team (SRT) Program is to increase and enhance the scientific leadership at Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) in researc ... read more


Ocean Exploration Trust

(Old Lyme, CT)
Science & Engineering Internship Program | Ocean Exploration Trust
The Ocean Exploration Trust (OET) is now accepting applications for students and educators to participate in the E/V Nautilus Expedition! Founded by Dr. Robert Ballard in 2008, OET is a 501(c)(3) nonp ... read more


Oklahoma State University

(Stillwater, OK)
South Central Climate Science Center Undergraduate Summer Internship for Underrepresented Minorities
Our summer undergraduate internship opportunity is for students of underrepresented minorities interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields (including physical, natural, and s ... read more


Old Dominion University

(Norfolk, VA)
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program
Research Experience for Undergraduates - Climate Change and Sea Level Rise in a Coastal, Urban Environment
Centered in the heart of tidewater Virginia, Old Dominion University's (ODU) Department of Ocean, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences (OEAS) has a unique internship opportunity for undergraduate students ... read more


Oregon Dept. of Fish and Wildlife

(Salem, OR)
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


Oregon Health & Science University

(Portland, OR)
The Center for Coastal Margin Observation and Prediction (CMOP) Undergraduate Research Internship
IEH offers paid undergraduate internships headquartered at Oregon Health & Science University in Portland, Oregon. Interns receive a stipend of $5,000 and out-of-state students may be eligible for add ... read more


Oregon Sea Grant

(Corvallis, OR)
Oregon Sea Grant Scholars
Oregon Sea Grant supports a variety of graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships and internships in marine science and policy.

Our Scholars program is intended to give students ... read more
portable fundingfunds international students
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


Oregon State University

(Corvallis, OR)
Marine Science REU: From Estuaries to the Deep Sea
Interested in the interdisciplinary field of Marine Science? Are you a Biology, Environmental or Atmospherics Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, Engineering, Earth Sciences, Mathematics or Computer Science ... read more

Oregon Sea Grant Scholars
Oregon Sea Grant supports a variety of graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships and internships in marine science and policy.

Our Scholars program is intended to give students ... read more
portable fundingfunds international students
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


Peace Corps - Philippines

(Manila, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

Pennsylvania State University

(State College, PA)
Climate Science - Research Experiences for Undergraduates
Penn State Climate Science REU Summer research positions are available in the area of climate science as part of a Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program, funded by the National Science ... read more


Portland State University

(Portland, OR)
Oregon Sea Grant Scholars
Oregon Sea Grant supports a variety of graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships and internships in marine science and policy.

Our Scholars program is intended to give students ... read more
portable fundingfunds international students

Princeton University

(Princeton, NJ)
Cooperative Institute for Climate Science- Research Internships
The Cooperative Institute for Climate Science at Princeton University in collaboration with NOAA's Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL) is recruiting both undergraduate and graduate students f ... read more
an IBP member programfunds international students

San Francisco State University

(San Francisco, CA)
Biological Research in Ecological and Evolutionary Developmental Biology (BREED)
San Francisco State University (SFSU), an urban university serving a highly diverse student population. We have run an REU site for 8 years with a focus in the areas of ecological and evolutionary de ... read more


Savannah State University

(Savannah, GA)
Bridge to Research in Marine Sciences
The program provides three weeks of classroom, field, and laboratory work to build technical, scientific, communications and ethics skills with guest and mentor lectures followed by a 2-day research c ... read more


Science under Sail Institute for Exploration

(Sarasota, FL)
Science Under Sail 14-day Expeditions
Intensive 14-day Expeditions are designed to immerse undergraduate & graduate students in the field of Exploration Science. As active participants aboard an ongoing coral reef research expedition, stu ... read more
study abroad program

Sea Education Association

(Woods Hole, MA)
Sea Semester - Environmental Studies in Woods Hole & at Sea
Sea Education Association (SEA) is an internationally recognized leader in undergraduate ocean education. Since 1971, we have equipped students with the tools to become environmentally literate leader ... read more

Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)
A Summer Science Intern Program Designed to Promote Diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The Woods Hole Partnership Educational Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and senior ... read more



Shoals Marine Laboratory

(Appledore Island, ME)
Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college students. Interns work directly with mentors and SML sci ... read more


Skidaway Institute of Oceanography

(Savannah, GA)
Bridge to Research in Marine Sciences
The program provides three weeks of classroom, field, and laboratory work to build technical, scientific, communications and ethics skills with guest and mentor lectures followed by a 2-day research c ... read more


Smithsonian Institution

(Washington, DC)
Community GIS and Citizen Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmental disparities in Belize. Working with diverse int ... read more
study abroad program

Stanford University

(Stanford, CA)
Stanford University Summer Research in Geosciences and Engineering (SURGE)
Looking for a summer undergraduate research opportunity in the Earth and environmental sciences? Stanford University's School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences is looking for undergraduate ... read more
funds international students

State University of New York (SUNY), Stony Brook

(Stony Brook, NY)
Semester by the Sea: Marine Sciences
Offered by the School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences (SoMAS), Semester by the Sea is designed for undergraduate students and post-bacs to spend a fall and/or spring semester immersed in marine stu ... read more
opportunity

Texas A&M University

(College Station, TX)
REU: Observing the Ocean
A new REU program at Texas A&M University will focus on "Observing the Ocean: hypoxia, harmful algae, oil spills and ocean acidification." Ten students will be introduced to new ocean observing techno ... read more


Texas A&M University, Galveston

(Galveston, TX)
Ocean and Coastal Research Experiences for Undergraduates (OCEANUS)
Texas A&M University Galveston invites talented students from diverse backgrounds to participated in a 10-week immersive experience to conduct semi-independent, research that will address the complexi ... read more


Texas Tech University

(Lubbock, TX)
South Central Climate Science Center Undergraduate Summer Internship for Underrepresented Minorities
Our summer undergraduate internship opportunity is for students of underrepresented minorities interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields (including physical, natural, and s ... read more


The National Fisheries Research and Development Institute

(Quezon City, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

(Washington, DC)
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


U.S. Department of the Interior

(Washington, DC)
GeoCorps Positions
GeoCorps America is a program of the Geological Society of America, operated in partnership with government agencies and other organizations committed to science and stewardship. Current partners incl ... read more
an IBP member program

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

(Washington, DC)
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

(Arlington, VA)
Undergraduate Summer Scholars Program
Oregon Sea Grant is excited to announce our sixth annual Summer Scholars Program for eligible undergraduates. This ten-week program places high caliber undergraduate students from around the country w ... read more


U.S. Forest Service

(Washington, DC)
GeoCorps Positions
GeoCorps America is a program of the Geological Society of America, operated in partnership with government agencies and other organizations committed to science and stewardship. Current partners incl ... read more
an IBP member program
Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science (PIPES)
The University of Hawaii at Hilo's Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program is a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded internship program. Each summer 10 student interns participate in ... read more


U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

(Reston, VA)
Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)
A Summer Science Intern Program Designed to Promote Diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The Woods Hole Partnership Educational Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and senior ... read more



U.S. National Park Service

(Washington, DC)
Mosaics in Science Diversity Internship Program
The Mosaics in Science (MIS) Diversity Internship Program provides college students and recent graduates 18-35 years old that are under-represented in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) ... read more
an IBP member programnationwide program
National Park Service Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) Program
The Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) program works with partners to match college students and recent graduates age 18 - 35 years old with short-term, paid, internships with the National Park Service. ... read more
an IBP member program

Udayana University

(, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

UNIPA, The State University of Papua

(Manokwari, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

Universiti Malaysia Sabah

(Sabah, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

Universiti Malaysia Terengganu

(Terengganu, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

Universiti Sains Malaysia

(Penang, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

University Corporation for Atmospheric Research (UCAR)

(Boulder, CO)
Okeanos Explorer Program
The Explorer-in-training program will provide the opportunity to gain experience using an advanced multibeam bathymetric sonar mapping system, while contributing in a significant way to the Okeanos Ex ... read more
funds international students
SOARS - Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science
SOARS, Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science, is an undergraduate-to-graduate bridge program designed to broaden participation in the atmospheric and related sciences. The prog ... read more


University of Alaska, Anchorage

(Anchorage, AK)
DHS Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions
The purpose of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Summer Research Team (SRT) Program is to increase and enhance the scientific leadership at Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) in researc ... read more


University of California, Irvine

(Irvine, CA)
NASA Student Airborne Research Program
The NASA Airborne Science Program announces the opportunity for highly motivated rising senior undergraduates to participate in an 8-week summer internship program in Earth system science using its DC ... read more


University of California, Los Angeles

(Los Angeles, CA)
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

University of California, San Diego, Scripps Institution of Oceanography

(San Diego, CA)
GLADE (Geodynamics of the Lithosphere and Deep Earth) REU program
Program for undergraduate summer research opportunities related to numerical modeling and computer simulation of magmatic and tectonic phenomena caused by the dynamics of Earth?s deep interior, such a ... read more
an IBP member program
Scripps Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) in Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric sciences
SURF is a 10-week summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) designed to engage students in diverse and exciting Earth, ocean and atmospheric sciences research at a world-renowned institution ... read more
an IBP member program

University of Central Florida

(Orlando, FL)
Community GIS and Citizen Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU)
The unifying theme of the UCF REU Site is the application of community geography and community-based GIS inquiry to understand social and environmental disparities in Belize. Working with diverse int ... read more
study abroad program

University of Connecticut

(Storrs, CT)
Mystic Aquarium Research Experiences for Undergraduates
The Mystic Aquarium Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) will recruit and support the training of 24 students over 10 weeks during the summers of 2017, 2018 and 2019 (eight students per year) ... read more


University of Delaware

(Newark, DE)
Marine Sciences Summer Internship
Come to the University of Delaware to get 10 weeks of graduate-level study, and with research project titles like Quantitative PCR Approach for Measuring Bacterial Growth, you can bet the College of E ... read more


University of Florida

(Gainesville, FL)
Undergraduate Summer Research Training Program in Marine Biosciences at the Whitney Laboratory
The Whitney Laboratory Research Experience for Undergraduate program (REU), funded by the National Science Foundation (Site Award 0648969), offers an exceptional opportunity for the motivated undergra ... read more


University of Georgia

(Athens, GA)
REU Site: Research in Microbiology
Exciting projects will address diverse topics in Prokaryotic Biology. Please join our program and enjoy the first-rate UGA research and recreational facilities. Participants will each receive a $4,50 ... read more


University of Hawaii, Hilo

(Hilo, HI)
Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science (PIPES)
The University of Hawaii at Hilo's Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) Program is a National Science Foundation (NSF) funded internship program. Each summer 10 student interns participate in ... read more

Scholarships for STEM at UH Hilo (S-STEM)
The S-STEM program is designed to support University of Hawaii at Hilo undergraduate students from economically disadvantaged families who are academically talented and motivated to complete STEM degr ... read more
portable funding
Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science Graduate Program
Welcome to the Tropical Conservation Biology and Environmental Science (TCBES) Graduate Program! The TCBES program is emerging as a center of excellence in the Pacific that is capitalizing on Hawaii?s ... read more


University of Houston

(Houston, TX)
DHS Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions
The purpose of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Summer Research Team (SRT) Program is to increase and enhance the scientific leadership at Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) in researc ... read more


University of Maine

(Orono, ME)
SEANET Innovate for Maine Fellows Program (EPSCoR)
The SEANET, Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC) and the University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) are partnering through the Innovate for Maine Fellows program to make available ... read more


University of Maryland, College Park

(College Park, MD)
Maryland Sea Grant REU in Estuarine Processes
Are you looking for a summer research internship studying ocean, coastal or environmental science? Check out the Maryland Sea Grant Summer REU program. We bring upper-level undergraduate students to t ... read more


University of Maryland, Eastern Shore

(Princess Anne, MD)
Marine and Estuarine Science REU

The University of Maryland Eastern Shore is situated in Princess Anne on the Eastern Shore of Maryland, near both the Chesapeake Bay and the Atlantic Ocean, making it an excellent location for rese ... read more


UMES CREST Undergraduate Program
The National Science Foundation's (NSF) Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST) program makes resources available to enhance the research capabilities of minority-serving inst ... read more

Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)
A Summer Science Intern Program Designed to Promote Diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The Woods Hole Partnership Educational Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and senior ... read more



University of Massachusetts, Boston

(Boston, MA)
REU Site: Coastal Research in Environmental Science and Technology (CREST)
The "Coastal Research in Environmental Science and Technology (CREST)" program at the University of Massachusetts Boston (UMass Boston) is a 10-week immersive research experience serving 10 undergradu ... read more


University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

(North Dartmouth, MA)
REU: Integrative Marine Biology for the 21st Century (IMBio21)
Would you like to study marine biology at a University renowned for its marine science research? UMass Dartmouth, located on the beautiful south coast of Massachusetts, is offering a Research Experien ... read more


University of New England

(Biddeford, ME)
SEANET Innovate for Maine Fellows Program (EPSCoR)
The SEANET, Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC) and the University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) are partnering through the Innovate for Maine Fellows program to make available ... read more


University of New Hampshire

(Durham, NH)
Undergrad Internships at Shoals Marine Laboratory
Shoals Marine Laboratory (SML) located on Appledore Island, Isles of Shoals, Maine offers summer research internships for undergraduate college students. Interns work directly with mentors and SML sci ... read more


University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

(Chapel Hill, NC)
DHS Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions
The purpose of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Summer Research Team (SRT) Program is to increase and enhance the scientific leadership at Minority Serving Institutions (MSIs) in researc ... read more

IDEA Undergraduate Research Experience
IDEA is a program based at UNC Chapel Hill that provides paid training to underrepresented minorities interested in experiencing a science research experience in the geosciences. Our goal is to incre ... read more


University of Oklahoma

(Norman, OK)
South Central Climate Science Center Undergraduate Summer Internship for Underrepresented Minorities
Our summer undergraduate internship opportunity is for students of underrepresented minorities interested in science, technology, engineering and mathematics fields (including physical, natural, and s ... read more


University of Oregon

(Eugene, OR)
Oregon Sea Grant Scholars
Oregon Sea Grant supports a variety of graduate and undergraduate fellowships, scholarships and internships in marine science and policy.

Our Scholars program is intended to give students ... read more
portable fundingfunds international students

University of Rhode Island

(Kingston, RI)
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in Oceanography (SURFO)
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships in Oceanography (SURFO) is a 10-week program designed primarily for science, math, and engineering students who will have just completed their junior year ... read more


University of South Alabama

(Mobile, AL)
Fisheries Ecology Lab Internship
The Fisheries Ecology lab is seeking interns to work under the faculty direction of Dr. Sean Powers at the Dauphin Island Sea Lab on a wide variety of projects in waters adjacent to Dauphin Island, a ... read more


University of Southern California

(Los Angeles, CA)
C-DEBI Global Environmental Microbiology (GEM) Summer Course
The Center for Dark Biosphere Investigations (C-DEBI) is a Science and Technology Center funded by the National Science Foundation started in 2010 with the mission to explore life beneath the seafloor ... read more

Coastal Ocean Systems and Sustainability at the Wrigley Marine Science Center
This NSF-funded REU program will support ten highly motivated undergraduate students to conduct independent but guided research that focuses on Coastal Ocean Systems during an intensive 10-week progra ... read more
an IBP member programstudy abroad program
NSF REU: Community College Cultivation Cohort (C4)
Spend your summer doing exciting, cutting-edge research-no experience needed! Be part of a research center that studies life below the oceans, in the sediments and rocks of the subseafloor. This ecosy ... read more


University of Southern Maine

(Gorham, ME)
SEANET Innovate for Maine Fellows Program (EPSCoR)
The SEANET, Maine Aquaculture Innovation Center (MAIC) and the University of Maine Aquaculture Research Institute (ARI) are partnering through the Innovate for Maine Fellows program to make available ... read more


University of Texas, Austin

(Austin, TX)
REUisME: Research Experience for Undergraduates in Subtropical Marine Ecosystems
REUiSME is a summer research program for undergraduates at the University of Texas Marine Science Institute. Student projects take advantage of the wide variety of coastal habitats near the Institute, ... read more


University of the Philippines

(Diliman, )
PIRE: Partnerships for International Research and Education: Coral Triangle - The Diversity Project
Indonesia is in the center of the Coral Triangle, a region that contains the world's most biologically diverse coral reefs. These reefs are an extremely important biological and economic resource loca ... read more
study abroad program

University of Washington

(Seattle, WA)
GenOM Project ALVA Summer Program
The GenOM Project's Alliances for Learning and Vision for Underrepresented Americans (ALVA), is a summer residential outreach program for incoming University of Washington freshmen interested in genom ... read more

JISAO Summer Research Internship in Atmosphere and Ocean
Summer research opportunities are available for 10-12 undergraduate interns through the Joint Institute for the Study of the Atmosphere and Ocean (JISAO). Interns are matched with a research project ... read more
an IBP member program

Virginia Institute of Marine Science

(Gloucester Point, VA)
Summer Intern Program (SIP)
Each year the Summer Intern Program - Research Experience for Undergraduates at the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (VIMS) places 12 undergraduates with faculty mentors for a summer research expe ... read more


Western Washington University

(Bellingham, WA)
Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) at the Shannon Point Marine Center
The Shannon Point Marine Center's (SPMC) Research Experiences for Undergraduates Site will support guided, independent research on the part of eight undergraduates. Student support includes a $4500 st ... read more


Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution

(Woods Hole, MA)
Sea Semester - Environmental Studies in Woods Hole & at Sea
Sea Education Association (SEA) is an internationally recognized leader in undergraduate ocean education. Since 1971, we have equipped students with the tools to become environmentally literate leader ... read more

Summer Student Fellowship Program
A research project is at the heart of the Summer Student Fellowship program at the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution. All Fellows are expected to work on a project selected in collaboration with th ... read more
funds international students
Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP)
A Summer Science Intern Program Designed to Promote Diversity in Woods Hole, Massachusetts.

The Woods Hole Partnership Educational Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college juniors and senior ... read more



Wrigley Institute for Environmental Studies, University of Southern California

(Catalina Island, CA)
Coastal Ocean Systems and Sustainability at the Wrigley Marine Science Center
This NSF-funded REU program will support ten highly motivated undergraduate students to conduct independent but guided research that focuses on Coastal Ocean Systems during an intensive 10-week progra ... read more
an IBP member programstudy abroad program

More Resources to Explore


  • Read more details about careers in ocean science at oceanopportunities.org

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