Chemistry and Biochemistry

Research Opportunities

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 2023


Chemistry Summer Research Institute (CSRI) at Chico State

Application deadline: Friday, March 24, 2023!

Ongoing Programs

Visit each program page for individual application requirements and deadlines


Amgen Scholars Program at UCLA

Atmospheric Chemistry Elite Scholars Summer Program at UC Berkeley

Regenerative Medicine Research Opportunities

USC Dornsife College of Letters, Arts & Sciences


Colorado School of Mines


Kansas State University

University of Kansas Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry


Woods Hole Summer Program


University of Michigan College of Pharmacy REU

University of Michigan Summer Research Programs (PDF)
Over 20 opportunities


University of Minnesota, Twin Cities


University of Missouri


University of Nebraska -Lincoln

New Jersey

Princeton University

New York

ACS Nuclear and Radiochemistry

North Dakota

North Dakota State University


Case Western University


CHOP Research Institute Summer Scholars Program

University of Pittsburgh

South Carolina

Clemson University, South Carolina


Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

US Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program : Undergraduate, Graduate, and Post-Graduate Students are eligible

Vanderbilt Institute of Nanoscale Science and Engineering


University of Texas at Austin REU: NASCENT

University of Texas at Austin REU: Center for Dynamics and Control Materials

University of Texas at Austin: Hildebrand Department of Petroleum & Geosystems Engineering

University of North Texas

University of North Texas REU


BYU Summer Research

Talmage Research Internship (TRI) at BYU

University of Utah

Utah State University Chemistry and Biochemistry REU


IDA Summer Associate Internships and Fellowships


Washington State University: Institute for Shock Physics

Washington University Genomics Research


University of Wisconsin REU

Multiple or undeclared locations:

Pathways to Science

National Science Foundation's List of Chemistry REU Sites
A comprehensive list of research experiences for undergraduates within the NSF

Genentech Undergraduate Internships

American Chemical Society Division of Organic Chemistry: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships (SURF)

Centers for Chemical Innovation Summer Research Programs

Currently on hold as of Spring 2022:

Northern Illinois University

University of Colorado REU

University of Delaware SELI