Research Opportunities

Pathways to Science February 5, 2015

The Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP) Pathways to Science project supports pathways to the STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) by connecting students to programs such as REUs, graduate fellowships, and postdoctoral positions.

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RISE:2015 Save-the-Date February 5, 2015

Each year, in an effort to support Northeastern University’s commitment to use-inspired research and solution focused innovation, hundreds of students and faculty members embark on an exciting opportunity to showcase the research and innovative thinking of the Northeastern community at the Research, Innovation, and Scholarship Expo (RISE).

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Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP) February 5, 2015

The Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP) is a pilot program in collaboration with the National Science Foundation (NSF).

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2015 REU in Nanotechnology at UMass Amherst February 5, 2015

The Nanotechnology Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program at UMass Amherst will run for 10 weeks, June 1 – August 8, 2015, and will provide housing and a competitive stipend.

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DHS Science and Technology (S&T) Office of University Programs (OUP) Summer Internship Program April 18, 2014

Application Due Date, January 6th, 2014 – The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics disciplines.

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DHS Computer Engineering Paid Internship Opportunity – Summer 2014 April 9, 2014

The Department of Homeland Security has announced a computer engineering student internship opportunity for the summer of 2014. Application Due Date February 14, 2014

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United States Secret Service Seeking Eligible Students with Chemistry Backgrounds May 23, 2013

The United States Secret Service would like to fund a COE, using the BOA, to support their Dynamic Ink Aging project. This project involves performing a series of experiments to determine the optimized parameters for assessing the age of ballpoint writing ink.

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2013 ALERT REU Summer Program Now Accepting Applications January 16, 2013

We are accepting applications for the upcoming ALERT REU Program. The 10-week paid summer program offers undergraduate engineers the opportunity to engage in ALERT research.

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2013 HS-STEM Summer Internship Program January 1, 2013

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering, and math (HS-STEM) disciplines.

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DHS Secretary’s Honors Program November 15, 2012

The Secretary’s Honors Program (SHP) is a highly competitive, premier program for exceptional recent graduates looking for a career at DHS.

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Innovation Fast Track

EXCLUSIVE TO CENTER MEMBERS: Log in to explore your Innovation Fast Track, an online portal that gives you one-stop access to center researchers, funding opportunities, exclusive events and more.

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Student Central

Students, get connected with Industry Partners, find out about research and volunteer opportunities within ALERT, or get advice on how to best showcase your work at Student Central.

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The Partnership

ALERT is led by Northeastern University (NEU) and includes three key academic strategic partners: Boston University, Purdue University, and University of Rhode Island (URI).

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