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 and Fellowships

Current Job Opportunities

Research Assistant
Several one and two year full time positions are available at the National Bureau of Economic Research
Start date June 15, 2019
Research Professional
University of Chicago Booth School of Business
Full time, one-year position
Start date - July 1 2019
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/
D.E. Shaw and Co.
Global Investment and Technology Development Firm
Accepting applications for full-time and summer intern positions
For more information, please refer to https://www.deshaw.com/Careers.shtml
Grading and Online Classroom Assistants - The Art of Problem Solving
To apply, please refer to aops.com/applications
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

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.

Graduate Schools

PhD in Biostatistics - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
Prospective Student Information Day - Saturday November 10, 2018
Application Deadline - December 1, 2018
For more information, please refer to https://sph.umich.edu/biostat/programs/phd.html

Applied Physics Graduate Program - Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
Program research areas - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, Engineered Quantum Systems, Photonics & Optical Properties of Matter, Soft-Matter & Biophysics
Application deadline - December 15, 2018
For more information, please refer to https://www.appliedphysics.northwestern.edu/

DPhil (PhD) in Mathematics - University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
Application deadline to be considered for funding - January 25, 2019
For more information, please refer to https://www.maths.ox.ac.uk/study-here/postgraduate-study

Archived Opportunities

Association of Women in Mathematics Essay Contest - https://sites.google.com/site/awmmath/programs/essay-contestBerkeley Undergradute Number Theory Conference -  https://sites.google.com/berkeley.edu/ugconf2018/
Bruins-In-Genomics Summer Reserach Program - https://qcb.ucla.edu/big-summer/
Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics - http://www.aps.org/programs/women/workshops/cuwip.cfm
Connecticut Summer School in Number Theory and Research Conference - https://ctnt-summer.math.uconn.edu/
Discover UChicago -  http://grad.uchicago.edu/admissions/discover/
Fields Undergraduate Summer Research Program - http://www.fields.utoronto.ca/activities/18-19/2018-fusrp
Future of Physics Days at the American Physical Society Meeting -  Future of Physics Days
Graduate Studies in Mathematics - The Ohio State University - https://math.osu.edu/grad/future
Graduate Studies in Mathematics - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill - http://math.unc.edu/graduate/information-for-applicants/
Graduate Studies in Mechanical Engineering - University of Texas at Austin - http://www.me.utexas.edu/graduate-admissions/graduate-program/graduate-admissions-faq
GROWTH SURF - http://growth.caltech.edu/undergrad-internships-overview.html
Heidelberg Laureate Forum - http://www.heidelberg-laureate-forum.org/
Horizons Fellowship  - https://www.joinhorizons.com/fellowship
Injury Science Research Experience (REU) - https://injury.research.chop.edu/training-opportunities/reu#.WiciO0qnHIW
Joint Mathematics Meeting (AMS and MAA)http://jointmathematicsmeetings.org/meetings/national/jmm2018/2197_intro
John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, Summer Program - https://cty.jhu.edu/jobs/summer/index.html
Low-dimensional topology and Symplectic Geometry Program - https://www.math.princeton.edu/news/three-week-program-undergraduate-and-graduate-students
MAA Math Fest - https://www.maa.org/meetings/mathfest
Maria Mitchell 2018 Women in Science Symposium - https://www.mmwiss.org/
Marine Physical Laboratory Summer Internship Program - Lo Jolla, California
For more information, please refer to https://scripps.ucsd.edu/mpl/mpl-summer-internship-program
Masters in Mathematical Science - University of Oxford, Oxford, UKNew program for 2018
For more information, please refer to http://www.maths.ox.ac.uk/study-here/postgraduate-study/msc-mathematical-sciences-omms
Masters of Science in the Physical Science Division - University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
For more information, please refer to https://mspsd.uchicago.edu/page/prospective-students
Mathematical Competitive Game 2017-2018 - Distribution of Goods - http://www.scmsa.eu/archives/SCM_FFJM_Competitive_Game_2017_2018.pdf
Modern Math Workshop - San Antonio, Texas - https://www.samsi.info/programs-and-activities/2017-2018-education-and-outreach-programs-and-workshops/modern-math-workshop-2018-october-10-11-2018/
MSc in Biostatistics - University of Washington - http://www.biostat.washington.edu/program/degrees/ms/capstone
MSc, PhD in Mathematical, Computational & Systems Biology - University of California, Irvine - http://mcsb.uci.edu/admissions/overview-application
MSc in Physics at Cal State University, Northridge - https://www.csun.edu/science-mathematics/physics-astronomy/graduate-programs
Multifunctional Materials REU - Texas A&M - http://engineering.tamu.edu/materials/reu/about
Nexus and Latitude Fellowships - https://www.deshawnexusfellowship.com/ and https://www.deshawlatitudefellowship.com/
New York Yankees - New York  - 1 year position as a quantitative analysis associate &  summer intern in quantitative analysis
Open Source Macroeconomic Laboratory Bootcamp - University of Chicago - https://bfi.uchicago.edu/osm18
PhD in Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics - Columbia University - http://physics.columbia.edu/applying
PhD in Bioinformatics - UCLA - http://bioinformatics.ucla.edu/introduction-to-the-program/
PhD in Biostatistics - https://healthsciences.ucsd.edu/som/fmph/divisions/biostat/education/phd-program/Pages/default.aspx
PhD in Demography - University of Pennsylvania - http://demog.pop.upenn.edu/prospective-students
PhD in Industrial Engineering - Purdue University - https://www.purdue.edu/gradschool/prospective/gradrequirements/westlafayette/ie.html
PhD in Interdisciplinary Quantitative Biology - University of Colorado - https://iqbiology.colorado.edu/
PhD in Management Science and Operations - London Business School - https://www.london.edu/faculty-and-research/subject-areas/management-science-and-operations/phd-programme#.WfeFtltSxaR
PhD in Mathematics at the Cambridge Center for Analysis - http://www.graduate.study.cam.ac.uk/courses/directory/mapmpdmal
PhD in Mathematics - Duke - http://math.duke.edu/graduate/prospective-students
PhD in Mathematics - University of Oxford - http://www.maths.ox.ac.uk/study-here/postgraduate-study/doctor-philosophy-dphil
PhD in Ocean Science and Engineering - Georgia Tech - http://ocean.gatech.edu/home
PhD in Operations Management - NYU Stern - http://www.stern.nyu.edu/experience-stern/about/departments-centers-initiatives/academic-departments/ioms-dept/academic-programs-courses/phd-programs/phd-operations-management
PhD in Physics and Astonomy - Purdue University - http://www.physics.purdue.edu/academic-programs/future_students/admissions.html
PhD in Quantitative Biosciences - Georgia Tech - http://qbios.gatech.edu/prospective-student/overview
The Physics of Life Summer School - Princeton University - https://biophysics.princeton.edu/summer_school
Research Assistant in Economics - Booth School of Business, Univeristy of Chicago - http://www.nber.org/jobs/Yannelis_NBER.pdf & http://www.nber.org/jobs/WeberNBERposting.pdf & http://www.nber.org/jobs/NZZNBERposting.pdf & https://uchicago.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Hyde-Park-Campus/Resarch-Professional_JR00937 & http://www.nber.org/jobs/Micro_RA_NBER2017.pdf
Research Coordinator - Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - https://jobs.hr.upenn.edu/postings/34739
Research Experience for Undergraduates - Michigan State University - https://www.pa.msu.edu/academics/reu-program/
Research Experiences for Undergraduates - University of Montana - http://ece.montana.edu/research/ece_reu/index.htm
Research Experience for Undergraduates - University of Montana - http://solar.physics.montana.edu/reu/
Research Specialist - Booth School of Business, The University of Chicago - https://uchicago.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Hyde-Park-Campus/Research-Professional_JR01715
Research Specialist - Center for the Economics of Human Development - https://uchicago.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/External/job/Hyde-Park-Campus/Research-Specialist_JR01573 & https://uchicago.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/External/job/Hyde-Park-Campus/Research-Professional_JR01930
Southern California Datathon - Caltech
Statistical and Applied Mathematical Sciences Institute (SAMSI) - Undergraduate Workshop  - https://www.samsi.info/programs-and-activities/2017-2018-education-and-outreach-programs-and-workshops/2017-18-eo-undergraduate-workshop-february-26-27-2018/
Student Astronaut Contest - Xploration Station - http://www.xplorationstation.com/%23StudentAstronaut-Contest
Student Competition Using Differential Equations Modeling - https://www.simiode.org/scudem/2018
Summer Immersive - Horizon School of Technology - https://www.joinhorizons.com/
Summer Internship at Fermilab - http://ed.fnal.gov/interns/programs/index.shtml and http://diversity.fnal.gov/sist/
Summer Internship in Investment Science - Wellington Management company - Boston
Summer School in Logic and Formal Epistemology - Carnegie Mellon University - https://www.cmu.edu/dietrich/philosophy/undergraduate/summer-school/
Women in Mean Curvature Flowhttps://sites.google.com/site/professorsormani/home/conferences/women-in-mean-curvature-flow-2018
Young Mathematicians Conference -  https://ymc.osu.edu/