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Chemistry and Biochemistry

Research Opportunities

Academic Year

Opportunities for Fall or Spring semester research in Chemistry or Biochemistry may be available. Please contact the faculty member you are interested in potentially working with to learn more.

Summer 2020

No Internal Research this Summer

External

University of North Texas REU
Application Due 2/15/2020 Flyer (PDF)
USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts & Sciences
Application Due 2/15/2020 Flyer (PDF)
Pathways to Science
Various due dates 
University of Pittsburgh
Applications open 11/01/19 through 03/01/20 
BYU Summer Research
Applications due 01/31/20
Talmage Research Internship (TRI) at BYU
Applications due 01/31/20
Kansas State University
Applications due 02/15/20 flyer
North Dakota State University
Applications due 02/01/20
Atmospheric Chemistry Elite Scholars Summer Program at UC Berkeley
Applications accepted until 6/30/20
ACS Nuclear and Radiochemistry (PDF)
Applications due 02/01/2020
Amgen Scholars Program at UCLA
Applications due 02/03/20 - flyer (PDF)

Summer 2019

Internal

Chemistry Summer Research Institute (CSRI) at Chico State
Application process opens mid-March, 2019

External

Summer 2019 Opportunities

**We will update this list as we learn of new opportunities.

National Science Foundation's List of Chemistry REU Sites
A comprehensive list of NSF-REU sites
Merck 2019 Chemistry Future Talents Program
Merck 2019 Flyer
University of North Texas 2019 NSF-REU
University of North Texas 2019 Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline February 15, 2019
University of Missouri(opens in new window)
University of Missouri 2019 Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline February 1, 2019
University of Nebraska -Lincoln
Application deadline February 1, 2019 (priority) or March 1, 2019
Case Western University
Case Western University 2019 Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline February 1, 2019
Institute for Broadening Participation - Pathways to Science
Application deadlines vary
Utah State University
Utah State 2019 Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline February 16, 2019
University of Kansas Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of Kansas 2019 Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline February 14, 2019 for priority consideration
Genentech Undergraduate Summer Internships
Genentech 2019 Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline ASAP. Interviews start in January 2019
University of Utah
University of Utah 2019 Application
University of Utah 2019 Brochure (PDF)
Application deadline January 31, 2019
Regenerative Medicine Research Opportunities
Application deadline February 4, 2019
Chemical & Engineering News Social Media Intern
Application deadline January 25, 2019 at 5pm
Clemson University, South Carolina
Clemson University 2019 Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline February 15, 2019
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF)
Application deadline February 1, 2019
University of Michigan Summer Research Programs (PDF)
Over 20 opportunities
Application deadlines vary
University of Michigan-Structure and Function of Proteins (PDF)
Application deadline February 15, 2019
Washington University Genomics Research
Washington Genome Research Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline February 1, 2019
Postbaccalaureate Washington University SPORE Leukemia Research
Washington Univ SPORE 2019 Flyer (PDF)
Application deadline February 1, 2019
Janssen La Jolla Synthetic Organic Chemistry Intern Position (DOC)
Application due ASAP
San Mateo County Sheriff's Office Forensic Laboratory Internships
Application deadline February 14, 2019 at 2pm

Summer 2018

National Science Foundation's List of Chemistry REU Sites
A comprehensive list of NSF-REU sites
Princeton University
Application Deadline: February 1, 2018
University of Nebraska, Lincoln
Application Deadline for Priority consideration Feb 1, 2018
Application Deadline March 1, 2018
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Application deadline Feb 2, 2018
University of North Texas
Application deadline Feb 15, 2018
Utah State University Undergraduate Internships
Application deadline Feb 16, 2018
Center for Chemical Evolution Undergraduate Summer Research Program
Application deadline Feb 15, 2018
Centers for Chemical Innovation Summer Research Programs
Application dates vary. 
University of Minnesota Lando Summer Research Program
Application deadline Feb 2, 2018
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Application deadline Feb 1, 2018
Vanderbilt Institute of Nanoscale Science and Engineering
Application deadline Feb 15, 2018
University of Texas at Austin: Hidebrand Department of Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering
Application deadline Jan 31, 2018 by midnight
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Application deadlines Jan 6, 2018 & Feb 28, 2018
STPI's Science Policy Fellowship Program(opens in new window)
Application deadline January 12, 2018
Dynamic Compression Summer School
Application deadline Feb 28, 2018 or March 31, 2018
CHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program
Application deadline Jan 31, 2018
University of Utah Department of Chemistry
Application deadline Feb 15, 2018
Woods Hole Summer Program
Application deadline Feb 16, 2018
University of Delaware SELI
Application deadline Feb 1, 2018
University of Colorado REU
Application deadline Feb 5, 2018
University of Southern California
Application deadline Feb 15, 2018
Colorado School of Mines(opens in new window)
Application deadline Mar 9, 2018
Northern Illinois University
Application deadline Feb 28, 2018
Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Summer School
Application deadline Feb 28, 2018
University of Wisconsin REU
Application deadline Feb 15, 2018