Internships and Research Opportunities
NASA Community College Aerospace Scholars
Complete a 5-week online course to apply for a four day workshop in the spring at NASA. If you are selected, they will cover all of your costs to travel to a NASA Center where you will participate in a group project and meet with NASA engineers and scientists. Deadline to apply: Wednesday, November 16th
U.S. Department of Energy Community College Internships
There are internships throughout the year. There are 10 laboratories to pick from in STEM fields.
Rice University Nanotechnology Research Experience for Community College Students
A 10-week summer internship for community college students specifically designed to give hands-on research experience in one of the most exciting areas of scientific research. Receive $6000 stipend.
Texas Parks & Wildlife
There are seasonal positions and internships throughout the year in a variety of disciplines.
There are both internships and co-ops throughout the year.
Fred Hutch Cancer Research Center
Summer research opportunities and internships in Seattle, WA.
Summer Research Programs at Universities/Companies
These programs are normally for STEM majors who would like to do research in their field of study. The programs normally last 8-10 weeks during the summer and students normally receive a stipend from $3000 - $5000. Some programs include travel costs, room and board. Most applications are due January-February 2017.
Some In-State Opportunities:
- MD Anderson Cancer Center
- Texas A&M Galveston Oceanus
- Texas A&M Department of Oceanography
- Texas A&M
- University of Texas at Austin
- Baylor University
You can search the following resources throughout the US for summer research programs by discipline or state/location: