Opportunities for Undergraduates

There are a number of research and internship opportunities, through Brown or otherwise, available to undergraduates. This page will be updated whenever new opportunities arise. Check this page often for updates! New postings are also sent to the undergraduate concentrator listserv.

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University of Pittsburgh 

Summer Research Fellowship
The Department of Pharmacology and and Chemical Biology at the University of Pittsburgh invites your application to our Summer Undergraduate Research Program. Research fellows will perform guided, independent research, attend seminars, and present their data at a scientific forum. This program is an excellent opportunity for talented undergraduates considering a career in biomedical research. Click here for more information and to apply. Deadline: March 1, 2015. 

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center  The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center is accepting applications for the ninth annual Frank and Sara McKnight Awards in Molecular Sciences. We will offer awards in three areas: Chemistry, Biophysics or Computational Biology and Biological Chemistry. These prizes are designed to recognize senior undergraduate students with a commitment to scientific research and a record of academic achievement. Approximately fifteen finalists will be chosen from the applicants, and they will be invited to attend a scientific retreat hosted by the Department of Biochemistry at UT Southwestern. There, students will present a poster describing their research. Three young researchers will be awarded first prizes ($2000) while the other finalists will receive $500 prizes. Click here for more information and to apply.
Bridgat Technology Limited

Scholarship
The Scholarships are merit-based and four individuals will be designated each year and awarded a one-time scholarship of up to US$6,500. Major selection criteria includes academic performance and demonstrated leadership in cross-cultural activities.

The application for 2014 Bridgat Scholarship begins on October 1, 2014 and ends on December 31, 2014. For more information about our program and application form, please visit http://www.bridgat.com/scholarships.html.