Undergraduate Chemistry Research Opportunities

Looking for summer research opportunities? The University of Minnesota’s Lando/NSF program is now taking applications and is open to undergraduate sophomores and juniors. This 10 week program will run from June 1 – August 7, 2020.

With a $7,400 stipend and $400 allotted for travel, fellows will work under a chemistry faculty member at the Minneapolis branch. This program is a great opportunity for undergraduate students to get involved with research, helping them succeed in post graduate work. Along with research supported by the National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU), the program also includes various professional and social events allowing students to make connections and meet new people.

Applications are due February 3, 2020 and can be found along with more information, including costs, at https://chem.umn.edu/lando


Want to jump start your search for the right research program? Check out this listing of programs that have recently reached out to CBC students.

University of Delaware Graduate Program

Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Students interested in PhD studies, The University of Delaware offers diverse research opportunities as a leader in molecular sciences and are currently accepting applications for the Fall of 2020.

The UD Chemistry and Biochemistry Department holds thirty different research groups where students, faculty, research staff and post-doctoral scholars work closely together.

They hold two NIH Centers for Biomedical Research Excellence (COBRE) and an NIH Chemical and Biology Interface (CIB) training program. With $10 million annually they support 200 full-time PhD students.  Preparing students as they develop into independent scholars and prepare for the next stages of their careers.

For more information visit the program’s website or peruse the brochure.

11th Annual Physicians Care Connection 5K

The 11 Annual Physicians Care Connection 5K Fun Run will take place on Sunday, September 29th at the Ohio State University RPAC with the race starting at 10:30 am.

The proceeds of this 5K sponsored by The Ohio State University Chapter of American Medical Association, go toward assisting the coordination of medical and dental care for vulnerable people in Central Ohio.

It also gives pre-med students the opportunity to hang out with med students and doctors, while supporting a free clinic.

More information can be found on the official flyer.

You can register online at, go.osu.edu/pcc5K2019

Grad Expo

Interested in Grad School? This year’s Graduate and Professional School Expo will be on Tuesday, September 10, from 12:30 – 4 p.m. at the Ohio Union in the Ballroom. This event held by Career Counseling and Support Services will give students the opportunity to meet with more than 100 graduate and professional schools from across the country. It also gives students the chance to explore their options and gather useful information regarding careers and Graduate School.

For more information visit http://go.osu.edu/GradExpo

2019 Education Abroad Expo

The Office of International Affairs will be hosting the 2019 Education Abroad Expo on Thursday, September 12 from 2 – 6 p.m. This will be located in the Archie M. Griffin East Ballroom in the Ohio Union.

At this event there will be experts available for students to talk to about studying abroad. There are over 100 programs exclusively offered to Ohio State students. The Education Abroad Expo is the perfect chance for students to learn about all the study abroad opportunities offered at Ohio State to students of all majors.

For more information about studying abroad with Ohio State, visit oia.osu.edu.