Research, Internship & Scholarship Opportunities
for VA-NC Alliance Students
The Alliance mantains a listing of summer and academic year research, internship, and scholarships available to students and partner institutions.Please contact Ms. Jessica McCauley by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org or phone: (434) 982-0310 if you would like us to add an opportunity to this list, or have questions about existing opportunities. A list of opportunities from previous years is also available.
Opportunities for 2014-15
Want to present your research at a conference?
EARLY REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Sept 13, 2014
Chicago, IL: October 24-26, 2014. Featuring Keynote Speaker Clemencia Cosentino, Senior Researcher and STEM Area Leader, Mathematica Policy Research. Invited speakers include Dr. Joan Ferrini-Mundy, EHR-NSF and Dr. A James Hicks, LSAMP-NSF.
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION/TRAVEL AWARD APPLICATION DEADLINE: Oct 3, 2014
Washington, DC: February 19-21, 2015. The conference is aimed at college and university undergraduate and graduate students who participate in programs funded by the NSF HRD Unit, including underrepresented minorities and persons with disabilities. The objectives are to help students to enhance their science communication skills and to better understand how to prepare for science careers in a global workforce.
TRAVEL AWARD DEADLINE: Oct 3, 2014
Discount Registration Deadline: Oct 21, 2014
San Antonio, TX: November 12-15, 2014. Conference Theme: “Developing Scientific Leaders through Research Training and Academic Excellence”. Speakers include Derrick Pitts, The Franklin Institute; Stephen Mayo, California Institute of Technology; Sonia Shah, investigative journalist and author; and Richard Rodriguez, public intellectual, essayist and television journalist.
ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Oct 24, 2014
Blacksburg, VA: November 6, 2014. Virginia Tech will be hosting the first Molecular Biophysics Symposium focusing on structural biology studies of proteins. It is designed to enrich the interaction among biophysical research groups located in southwest Virginia and will offer undergraduate students to meet with local and invited biophysicists and structural biologists. Download the flyer here.
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