Search form

Home > News > 02.20.18 Off-Campus Summer Research Opportunities Digest

02.20.18 Off-Campus Summer Research Opportunities Digest

February 20th, 2018


Interested in doing research this summer somewhere beyond the Orange Bubble? Below is Career Services' weekly compilation of summer research internship opportunities, as advertised through Handshake. Click here for additional Career Services tools/resources. Feel free to contact Career Services if you have any questions regarding the opportunities listed below or contact the Office of Undergraduate Research if you have other questions about doing research next summer.

Be sure to pay attention to the deadlines


Research Student Trainee (Engineering) – NASA – Langley, VA

Apply by 02/26/18. Position is part of the NASA Pathways Intern Program. Work under the mentorship/supervision of senior researchers on problems relating to the prediction and control of aircraft noise - including advanced configurations and Uncrewed Aircraft Systems (UAS). Scope of work can range from mechanical design and research into the fundamental physics of aerodynamic noise generation.


Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis Summer Internship Programs

Apply by 02/28/18. Majors related to Engineering, Earth/Geosciences, Environmental & Marine Sciences, Life Health & Medical Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics, Nanotechnology, Chemistry, Physics, International Relations, Political Science, Government, Policy, Risk Analysis, Science Writing, Public Affairs, and Computer Sciences. Includes stipend/housing assistance. Open to U.S. and Eligible International Citizenship


Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Summer School (NFUSS) – Univ. of Utah – Salt Lake City

Apply by 02/28/18. Six-week course, sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), designed to provide undergrads w/comprehensive, experimental, hands-on training in topics essential to nuclear forensics. Program dates: June 11-July 20, 2018. The program will also include a field trip to Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).


Columbia University Materials Research REU Program Summer 2018

Apply by 03/02/18. PASencompasses two Interdisciplinary Research Groups studying materials composed of atomically precise low-dimensional building blocks: two-dimensional atomic sheets and zero-dimensional molecular clusters. Benefits include $4,000 stipend, campus housing and round-trip travel; hands-on research in state-of-the-art facilities, faculty/peer mentoring, site visits, and social activities throughout NYC.


Virginia Tech Biomechanics & Biological Transport REU – Blacksburg, VA

Apply by 03/02/18. Students have the opportunity to perform basic research in multiple areas, including human health, injury, and disease; animal locomotion; plant diseases; biological transport in the environment; and bio-inspired technologies. In addition, career development components will contribute to improving written and oral presentation skills. Program dates: May 28 through July 28, 2018


Summer 2018 NSF-REU internship in Nanobioengineering – Alabama State University

Apply by 03/09/18. Hands-on research in state-of-the-art facilities, exciting projects from multidisciplinary faculty, weekly career development seminars, workshops, and field trips, group social activities, and presentations in research symposiums. Stipend, travel allowance, and room & board included. Selections based on a combination of research interests, academic qualifications and STEM faculty recommendations.


Summer Opportunities with Andlinger Center for Energy + The Environment

Apply by 03/09/18, latest. Research opportunities with faculty members on campus, as well as with non-profit organizations off campus, are listed below. Application instructions and a link to the Student Activities Funding Engine (SAFE) can be found here. Research must begin no later than June 25, 2018 and last at least eight weeks.

© 2022 The Trustees of Princeton University. Back to Top
The Office of Undergraduate Research resides within the Office of the Dean of the College

Contact Us | Calendar | Website Feedback

Back to Top