Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences

Biology-Chemistry - Research and Internships


Summer Research and Internship Possibilities for Biology-Chemistry Majors 

These websites link to external sites that have lists of information about summer programs and details about applying.

  • The Donald B. Miller Student Research Endowed Fund
  • MU Summer Undergraduate Research Internships in Pharmaceutical Sciences:Application 2022

  • National
  • The National Science Foundation - REU programThe largest program and with the most possibilities.
  • Summer Undergraduate Research Programs for Medical EducationExcellent summer programs for those pursuing healthcare/research careers.
  • The National Institutes of HealthThe largest biomedical research institution in the U.S.
  • Institute of Education Sciences 
  • The National Science Foundation Centers for TechnologyAn additional research program of the NSF 
  • The Environmental Protection Agency
  • The US Department of Agriculture
  • ACS internship, co-op, and research
  • Friends of Taiwan Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship Program (FAQ)

  • Internships

  • Medical Practicum: A short term experience in global health 
  • Shepherd Summer InternshipMany healthcare-related placements
  • Manchester University Office of Career and Professional Development

  • Parkview Summer Internship Program

  • Matthew 25 free clinic in Ft. Wayne
  • 85 Hope free clinic in North Manchester
  • Zimmer-BiometAn orthopedic company in Warsaw, IN

  • ZoetisA global animal health company dedicated to supporting customers and their businesses in ever better ways.
  • ACS internship, co-op, and research

  • Some of Summer 2021 Research

    Brooke Bouwens '23 did January research at the North Manchester campus with Dr. Osborne researching the biodegradation of 1,3-diphenylpropane.

    Madison Brown '22
    did summer research at the North Manchester campus with Dr. Watson on utilizing transition metal catalysts and cycloaddition, to produce a small library of potential carbocyclic nucleoside antiviral compounds. 

    Adelle Stanko '23 
    did summer research at the North Manchester campus with Dr. Short on ecotoxicology research over planarian model organisms.