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Student Opportunities

OrganizationTypeLocationDeadline
Visitors Center Natchez Trace ParkwayStudent Park GuideTupelo, MSContact immediately
Mercer Botanical CenterInternshipsHumble TX (Houston Area)Contact immediately
NSF Research Experience for UndergraduatesResearch AssistanceMany locations all over the USAContact each site directly as soon as possible
Gulf Coast Summer Research LaboratorySummer Field CoursesOcean Springs, MSAdmissions open until classes filled
Iracambi Rainforest Research CenterInternships/VolunteerBrazilAs Available
Recommended Field StationsSummer Field Courses and Research AssistanceMany locations all over the USAFollow individual links under "Recommended Field Stations"
Field Projects InternationalResearch AssistancePeru4/1/2020
Mississippi Museum of Natural ScienceSummer Field/Lab TechnicianJackson, MS4/1/2020
International Field StudiesTropical Fieldwork/Field CourseBorneo4/1/2020
Shark and Ray Research/CMERA, Summer Field CourseFlorida3/31/2020
Southern Appalachian Botanical SocietyTuition ScholarshipAny Field Station3/23/2020
Tyson Research CenterEcology TechnicianMissouri3/18/2020
Cleveland Museum of Natural HistoryResearch InternshipsCleveland, OH3/15/2020
LUMCONResearch Experiencecoastal Louisiana3/1/2020
Duke Lemur CenterSummer InternshipsDurham NC3/1/2020
Southern Appalachian Botanical SocietyResearch ScholarshipAnywhere2/21/2020
Sierra Nevada AllianceAmericorp Volunteer with StipendCalifornia2/14/2020
Iowa Dept of Natural ResouresPaid Summer Wetlands TechnicianIowa2/3/2020
Iowa Dept of Natural ResouresPaid Summer Water Quality TechnicianIowa2/3/2020
Environment for the AmericasField Biology AssistantVicksburg MS (other places too)2/2/2020

Note: These opportunities are listed for informational purposes only and are not necessarily recommendations. You should research each opportunity thoroughly to be sure that it is a legitimate organization that has a good reputation in the field and will help you achieve your goals as well as their’s. You may wish to consult with your faculty advisor as well. Some undergraduate research opportunities in the Dept of Biology are listed at: https://biology.olemiss.edu/undergraduate-research-assistance-program-urap/