College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley

Research 10/8/10

October 8, 2010

I. Research Deadlines

I. Research Deadlines

DEADLINE 10/12/2010
MCNAIR SCHOLARS PROGRAM (all majors, for students planning to pursue a PhD)
$2800 stipend, GRE prep, opportunity to publish, public speaking training and opportunities. Eligibility criteria include: 3.0 gpa, US Citizen or perm. resident, and either first generation college/low income OR underrepresented. See web site and contact McNair staff for greater detail. http://aap.berkeley.edu/mcnair.shtml


*NEW, EARLIER DEADLINE!* DEADLINE 10/12/2010
PERCY UNDERGRADUATE GRANT FOR PUBLIC AFFAIRS (for projects on American politics)
http://igs.berkeley.edu/csr/csr_percy_grant.html


DEADLINE 10/15/2010
INSTITUTE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDIES UNDERGRADUATE MERIT SCHOLARSHIPS
Up to $2000 to conduct international research.
http://iis.berkeley.edu/


DEADLINE 10/15/2010
RESEARCH OPPORTUNITIES AT NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF HEALTH
http://www.niaid.nih.gov/labsandresources/labs/training/inro/Pages/default.aspx
We are looking for students with a passion to improve global health in the 21st century through a research career in allergy, immunology, and infectious diseases. The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID), the second largest Institute at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), is seeking applicants for its http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?llr=odz7hpcab&t=sq8r78dab.0.iazfdxdab.odz7hpcab.6692&ts=S0525&p=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.niaid.nih.gov%2Flabsandresources%2Flabs%2Ftraining%2Finro%2FPages%2Fdefault.aspx Intramural.

NIAID Research Opportunities (INRO) program, which provides an invaluable opportunity for students with strong academic standing who are from populations underrepresented in biomedical research. Candidates who are a college-level senior, medical school student, or doctoral candidate, and from a population underrepresented in the biomedical sciences are eligible. During the 4-day program, students will hear lectures from world-renowned scientists and interview for potential research training positions at the Institute's Maryland and Montana laboratories. The program takes place in Bethesda, MD, on the NIH campus, February 7-10, 2011. Students' expenses for travel, hotel accommodations, and meals will be paid.
Applications will be accepted from August 15 through October 15, 2010.


BIOLOGY FELLOWS PROGRAM 11/03/2010 (estimated deadline)
ttps://calshare.berkeley.edu/sites/bsp/bfp/Pages/BFPApplicationInfomationSheet.aspx


DEADLINE 11/10/2010
CENTER FOR MIDDLE EASTERN STUDIES UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH GRANT
(funding for independent project)
http://cmes.berkeley.edu/Programs/grants_cmesresearch.html


DEADLINE 11/12/2010
MINORITY HEALTH AND GLOBAL HEALTH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM (year-long
apprenticeship) (
http://globalhealth.berkeley.edu/mhirt/


DEADLINE 11/15/2010
CENTER FOR THE COMPARATIVE STUDY OF RIGHT-WING MOVEMENTS
UNDERGRADUATE MINI-GRANT
http://ccsrwm.berkeley.edu/programs