SURI: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is offering summer fellowships with Centers for Disease Control (CDC), National Center for Environmental Health (NCEH) and Division of Laboratory Sciences (DLS).

Candidates will join in on projects that deal with new methods to characterize and quantitate biochemical markers that are relevant in environmental exposures and chronic diseases.

This fellowship, falling between May 25-August 5, provides a $2,700/month stipend for full-time undergraduates and $3,400/month for full-time graduate students.

Applicants should be undergraduate or graduate students in applied sciences. Biology and chemistry majors are preferred.

The deadline to apply is January 15, 2016.

To apply, click here.


Summer research is a great way to broaden your undergraduate experience. In addition to the opportunity highlighted above, summer research programs are available at institutions across the country and abroad.

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