Undergraduate Opportunities

Massachusetts Life Sciences Center (MLSC) Internship Challenge program

The Massachusetts Life Sciences Center’s Internship Challenge is a workforce development program focused on enhancing the talent pipeline for Massachusetts companies engaged in life sciences. The program facilitates the placement of students and recent graduates, who are considering career opportunities in the life sciences, in paid internships across the state.  Consistent with the Center’s role as a catalyst in growing the talent needed by the life sciences industry, the program is designed to provide students and companies with the tools to connect, and the Center will reimburse eligible companies for intern stipends.

NSF Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) programs

Explore the National Science Foundation's database for undergraduate research opportunites being conducted a wide range of fields across the country.

Pathways to Science STEM Resources for Undergraduates

Sponsored by the Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP), the Pathways to Science website is a tremendous resource for information on internships, summer research experiences, applying to graduate school, scholarships, post-baccalaureate programs, short-term funding opportunities including travel funds and summer institutes.  The mission of IBP is to increase diversity on the STEM workforce.  

Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs)

Are you passionate about learning and want to take your academic experience to the next level? Take advantage of Massive Open Online Courses. This online-learning experience allows any individual with access to the internet to take college courses offered by the top academic institutions across the country!

  • View a full listing of free online Coursera courses
  • View a full listing of free online Udacity courses
  • View a full listing of free online edX courses