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External Research Opportunity

Here you will find external research opportunities for College of Biological Sciences undergraduate students.

PREP@UGA Applications Now Open

Applications are now open for PREP@UGA, the University of Georgia's NIH-funded post-baccalaureate research education program, which aims to support students from under-served and under-represented backgrounds in gaining additional research experience and transitioning to and succeeding in life science doctoral programs. The research focuses of the program include infectious diseases, virology, immunology, and vaccine development as well as biochemistry, especially the role of carbohydrates in infections and immunity.  

Mosaics in Science

A Mosaics in Science Internship is a rich opportunity to work side-by-side with scientists and other professionals. Interns are part of bat research, bird surveys, seed collection projects, geological surveys, archaeological exploration, and much more. Interns receive additional training through weekly webinars and help to share the mission of the program through a blog.

Great Lakes Research Experiences for Undergraduates

Central Michigan University is seeking undergraduate students to participate in a 10-week research experience for undergraduates (REU) program at its Biological Station (CMUBS) on Beaver Island, MI. This REU program will support the training of 8 students during the summer of 2019 (tentative dates are May 28-August 3).  The research theme of the REU will document how unprecedented changes (e.g.

Estee Lauder Summer Research and Development Meet & Greet

On Thursday, November 15, beauty company Estee Lauder will be meeting with students interested in pursuing Research & Development summer internships and full time positions. The R&D internship provides you with an exposure to the cosmetic industry, as well as real world R&D experience. Estee Lauder representatives will be accepting resumes at this event, so come prepared to network! The event will be held from 6-9 p.m. in Bruininks 114.

Summer Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs) Information Session

Participating in a Summer Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) is a great opportunity to engage in full-time research, investigate an in-depth question of interest, or explore something new. Hundreds of programs exist at universities locally, nationally, or internationally, so there’s something out there for everyone! Join CBS Undergraduate Research Coordinator on November 6 from 2:30-3:30 p.m. in MCB 3-104 as we discuss the benefits of these programs, and how to find and apply to programs of interest.

Undergraduate Research Opportunities and Resources – September 10

 

Funding and Scholarships

  • Goldwater National Scholarships award $7500 toward undergraduate educational expenses for sophomores and juniors in STEM fields with outstanding academic records and significant research experience who plan to have careers related to research. Deadline for consideration for a campus nomination is November 19, 2018.