Evergreen’s Graduate Program on the Environment in San Diego Nov 7-8

The Graduate Program on the Environment at The Evergreen State College http://www.evergreen.edu/mes/ is a unique, interdisciplinary program in beautiful Olympia, Washington. Students use natural and social sciences to study and solve environmental problems through required core courses, electives, internships, independent study, and a required thesis.  Graduates go on to work in government, natural resources, nonprofits,…

Biological Sciences Speaker Nomination: TEDxUCSD Salon Event

TEDxUCSD is excited to announce that we will be hosting our third annual TEDxUCSDSalon event this February 2015! TEDxUCSD is an annual independently-organized conference hosted by a passionate team of fourteen undergraduate UC San Diego students. We aim to provide an intimate platform for today’s leading visionaries to share their “Ideas Worth Spreading” with the…

JAX Collaborative PhD programs

The Jackson Laboratory offers opportunities for PhD research and training in cooperation with degree-granting academic programs. JAX researchers use the outstanding genetic and bioinformatics resources here to investigate normal biology and disease. Students take advantage of the research environment at JAX to conduct dissertation research, for lab rotations, and for short-term collaborative projects with our outstanding…

Grants for Green Student Projects

The Green Initiative Fund (TGIF) is a grant program to which students canapply to for money to bring their green ideas to life. Past projects have included a solar powered umbrella, campus community gardens, and utility box art pieces. Students are encouraged to apply individually or with teams/organizations. The fall funding cycle is open as…

California State University, Monterey Bay Fieldstudy Opportunities

The Wildlands Studies Program, California State University, Monterey Bay offers a series of environmental and cultural ecology field studies this winter/spring that we invite you to join.  You can choose among six wildlife, wildland and cultural ecology field studies searching for solutions to environmental and cultural challenges.  Each program grants 12 upperdivision transferable units of…

Gap Year Scholars – preparing for PhD and MD/PhD programs

Next application Deadline: Jan. 30, 2015. Students nearing the completion of their undergraduate studies (in biological sciences, chemistry, computational sciences, biomedical engineering, or pharmacology) and individuals within one year of completing their bachelor’s degree are eligible to apply. Students should have a strong desire to pursue a PhD or MD/PhD in the biological sciences, chemistry, and computational…