Summer Research Opportunities
On Campus Opportunities
Rachel Beane: Super Volcanoes
Phil Camill: Climate change in high latitude peatlands
Michèle LaVigne: Paleoceanography and Bamboo Corals; Ocean Acidification and Clam Flats
Peter Lea: Surface processes, water quality, educational technology
Emily Peterman: Dating UHP metamorphism and exhumation; Dating Maine deformation events
Collin Roesler: Ocean optics and remote sensing: linking rivers to the Gulf of Maine ecosystem
Bowdoin College Institutional Fellowships
Off Campus Opportunities
Pathways to Science is a web site that is a clearing house for both fellowships, scholarships and internships. It allows you to search by discipline, region, etc.
The National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) covers a variety of disciplines and is hosted by a variety of institutions.
Earth Sciences has 18 opportunities
Oceanographyhas 32 opportunities
Polar Programs has 2 opportunities
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) offers the Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship, a two year program that includes a summer research opportunity at participating NOAA lab as well as academic scholarship support for two years. Students must apply their sophomore year.
NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) offers a Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships Project (SURF) through Caltech (California Institute of Technology) and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California.
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution Summer Student Fellowship.