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Undergraduate Student Opportunities

This resource lists opportunities for undergraduate students of which we have been made aware. We do not necessarily endorse them.

Contests, Competitions, Funding and Fellowships

D.E. Shaw Group's Latitude Fellowship 

Now accepting fellowship applications - open to current sophomores
Deadline - November 24, 2019
For more information, please refer to https://www.deshawlatitudefellowship.com

2019 BluePay STEM Scholarship

Now accepting scholarship applications
Deadline - December 31, 2019
For more information, please refer to https://www.bluepay.com/company/scholarship/ 


Current Job Opportunities and Internships

Decision, Risk, and Operations (DRO) division at Columbia Business School

Full-time position
Looking for interns to work on a research project with CBS’ leading faculty and researchers in finance, economics, marketing, management, decision sciences, operations, accounting, and data analytics.
For more information, please refer to https://www8.gsb.columbia.edu/programs/pre-doctoral-research/summer-research-internship

Summer TA Position - MIT Office of Engineering, Outreach Programs

Full-time position, includes food and lodging
Looking for TAs in Physics II (E&M) and Physics III (Theoretical and Statistical) TAs and Physics III Instructor
For more information, please refer to https://staffapp.mit.edu/

Quantum Optics Laboratory Intern - HRL Laboratories - Malibu, California

Full-time summer position 
US citizenship required
For more information, please refer to https://www4.recruitingcenter.net/clients/HRL/publicjobs/controller.cfm?jbaction=JobProfile&Job_Id=11223&esid=az#new_tab

Mathematics Internships at the National Security Agency - Fort Meade, Maryland

Summer 2020 Internships available
US Citizenship required
Application deadline - October 15, 2019
For more information, please refer to NSA Internships

Mathematics Teaching Assistant - John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth Summer Program

Hiring for positions at programs across the country.
For more information, please refer to https://cty.jhu.edu/jobs/summer 

Ross Mathematics Counselors

Counselors needed for Ross USA and Ross Asia
For more information, please refer to https://rossprogram.org/counselors/

Postbac Position in the Scientific and Statistical Computing Core - National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland

Position available for a recent graduate with an interest in science, data analysis and brain imaging.

Students of Strength Tutors

Looking for tutors for middle and high school students
For more information, please refer to https://studentsofstrength.com/interested-in-becoming-a-tutor/

City Internships

Program to help students find internships in the US and internationally in a wide-range of fields
For more information, please refer to https://www.city-internships.com/


Upcoming Conferences and Summer Programs

Funding to attend conferences is available from Caltech through the George W. Housner Student Discovery Fund. Information about applying to this fund is available here.

APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics (CUWiP) at UC Irvine

Application deadline - October 4, 2019
Financial assistance is available
Program - January 17 - 19, 2020
For more information, please refer to https://sites.uci.edu/cuwip2020/

Conferences for Undergraduate Women in Physics

Application deadline - October 4, 2019
Conference - January 17 - 19, 2020
For more information, please refer to https://www.aps.org/programs/women/workshops/cuwip.cfm 


Graduate Schools

Discover UChicago - University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

All expenses paid opportunity for traditionally underrepresented populations to explore grad school at the University of Chicago
Must be US citizen or permanent resident. Undocumented students welcome.
Program - November 7 - 9, 2019
Application deadline - August 15, 2019
For more information, please refer to https://grad.uchicago.edu/admissions/diversity/discover/


Archived Opportunities