Author Archives: Colleen Norden

Harvard Forest: Summer Research Program in Ecology

Students of all class years and majors are encouraged to apply. A strong interest in ecology needs to be demonstrated. Deadline: February 5th, 2016 From the program brochure: “Each student will participate in an ongoing study with senior researchers from Harvard University, the Ecosystems Center of the Marine Biological Lab, University of New Hampshire, University […]

Fellowship for Teaching STEM in High-need Schools

Woodrow Wilson Teaching Fellowship Deadline: January 31. Location: Georgia, Indiana, and New Jersey Outstanding candidates with STEM backgrounds can apply for an intensive year-long master’s program for preparation to teach in high-need schools. Eligible candidates include graduating seniors, recent grads and alumni. Stipend is $30,000 to $32,000, depending on the state, to complete the master’s […]

Summer Science Research in US or Japan as an Amgen Scholar

Now approaching its tenth summer, the Amgen Scholars Program continues to offer undergraduates the opportunity to collaborate with faculty at top institutions–including Harvard, Columbia, MIT, Stanford, and others in the US and Japan–on cutting-edge scientific research. Applications for the 2016 Amgen Scholars Program in the U.S. and Japan are now online. Note that applicants do […]

Summer Research Challenge at Oak Ridge National Laboratories (ORNL)

Oak Ridge National Laboratories, located in Tennessee, offers multiple summer research opportunities for undergraduates. See their program information online at The lab is managed by the Department of Energy and focuses on global and national energy and environmental issues and the “development of new energy sources, technologies, and materials and the advancement of knowledge […]

Paid Summer Research Opp in DC or Boulder (NIST)- Midd deadline Jan. 15

NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) “Spend part of your summer working elbow to elbow with researchers at one of the world’s leading research organizations and home to four Nobel Prize winners.” The National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Gaithersburg, MD is offering a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program for students majoring in science, […]

C3 Fellowship Info Session–Dec. 7 at 4:30

C3 (Creating Connections Consortium) summer research opportunities for sophomores and juniors are now at four universities: UC Berkeley, Columbia, University of Michigan and the University of Chicago. Application deadlines vary by program, but begin February 1, 2016. We are holding an info session for interested students on Monday, December 7 at 4:30pm at the Anderson […]

Kellogg Fellowship Info Session–Dec. 9 at 4:30pm

Planning senior work in the humanities or in areas of humanistic study? Learn about the Kellogg Fellowship on Wednesday, Dec. 9 at 4:30 pm in Hillcrest 103. Talk with current Kellogg Fellows and Dean Lisa Gates about the fellowship and the application process! A Kellogg Fellowship is a Middlebury funded opportunity that provides $5,000 for […]