Opportunities

Elementary Opportunities

  • One Day STEM Workshop at Loyola
    Devoxx 4 Kids has an exciting workshop opportunity to get kids ages 6-18 excited about STEM! From Lego Mindstorms to Minecraft (!) and Scratch, this one day series allows youth to embrace science in a super fun setting. Take a look! http://www.devoxx4kids.org/usa/category/chicago/...
  • Calling all Elementary Science Teachers
    Do you use agriculture to enhance your elementary science program? If so, DuPont Pioneer and the National Science Teachers Association gives you an opportunity to showcase your program through the DuPont Pioneer Excellence in Agricultural Science Education Award.  The deadline for application is November 30th. If your program is chosen, you receive a $5000 grant for their classroom/program, paid travel expenses Continue Reading...
  • CSU NSBE Chapter Students Win Big at National STEM League
    The results of the 2013-2014 National STEM League are in and teams from Chicago State University’s NSBE (National Society of Black Engineers) Chapter fill out the list of winners. We are so proud of our middle and high school chapter members, their drive and commitment to science as well as their willingness to think critically and act as a team! Continue Reading...
  • Project Syncere Summer Camp
    Register your 6th – 8th grader for the Project Syncere Summer Camp. Beginning on June 30th, Project Syncere offers six (6) week long sessions to get your middle grade student excited about Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics! Whether you sign up for one week or all six, your student is sure to enjoy hands-on projects that include building robots with Continue Reading...
  • PREP Summer Application Now Available
    Tentative dates for the PREP Program are Monday, June 30, 2014 – Friday, August 8, 2014. The hours of operation are from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The PREP Program is designed to make students aware, at an early age, of the professional opportunities in engineering and to convince students to take more mathematics and science as a part of Continue Reading...

High School Opportunities

  • One Day STEM Workshop at Loyola
    Devoxx 4 Kids has an exciting workshop opportunity to get kids ages 6-18 excited about STEM! From Lego Mindstorms to Minecraft (!) and Scratch, this one day series allows youth to embrace science in a super fun setting. Take a look! http://www.devoxx4kids.org/usa/category/chicago/...
  • CSU NSBE Chapter Students Win Big at National STEM League
    The results of the 2013-2014 National STEM League are in and teams from Chicago State University’s NSBE (National Society of Black Engineers) Chapter fill out the list of winners. We are so proud of our middle and high school chapter members, their drive and commitment to science as well as their willingness to think critically and act as a team! Continue Reading...
  • Argonne National Laboratory Offers Scholarship
    Argonne National Laboratory’s African American-Black Club (AABC) seeks to identify African-American graduating high school seniors who have an interest in pursuing and show potential in any one of the STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics).  Higher ​education ​is ​one of the ​key ​components ​in ​advancing in today’s society, AABC would like to ​support ​and ​encourage ​students ​in their ​academic ​journey by ​providing ​a ​scholarship ​to ​aid ​them ​during ​their ​first ​year ​in ​college. This one time $2,000 award is given to three exceptional graduating high Continue Reading...
  • PREP Summer Application Now Available
    Tentative dates for the PREP Program are Monday, June 30, 2014 – Friday, August 8, 2014. The hours of operation are from 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. The PREP Program is designed to make students aware, at an early age, of the professional opportunities in engineering and to convince students to take more mathematics and science as a part of Continue Reading...
  • Opportunity for 8th grade and higher via Project Syncere
    The Youth Advisory Board (YAB) is a youth led initiative of Project SYNCERE. The mission of Project SYNCERE (PS) is to increase the number of minority, female, and under-served students pursuing careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM).  Inherent to our mission is the desire to ensure that youth in our programs are engaged in authentic Continue Reading...

Undergraduate Opportunities

  • Spring STEM Seminars
    S15.Seminars.April Students and faculty, CSU announces its STEM Seminar Series for April 2015. We are proud to bring you opportunities to meet professional in various STEM fields as well as network with colleagues. Please see the attached flyer for details on each event. The first event is April 9th!...
  • Faculty STEM Lecture Series: Dr. Yang Wang
    The Center for STEM Education and Research and Chicago State University are pleased to welcome Dr. Yang Wang, Professor and Chair of the Department of Mathematics at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology to Chicago. Dr. Wang will visit Chicago State University the week of April 13th. The College of Arts and Science has planned a variety of Continue Reading...
  • A Summertime in Marine Science is Waiting for You
    Calling all minority science students! An opportunity is available for those interested in marine and environmental sciences to participate in the NSF-funded Minorities in Marine and Environmental Sciences (MIMES) Program, a 12-week paid summer internship at the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources in Charleston, South Carolina USA. In 2015, this 12-week paid summer internship will be from May 18th to Continue Reading...
  • Calling all Biological Sciences Undergrads to the Field Museum!
    The National Science Foundation, Field Museum and iDigBio have an opportunity for you to expand your biological expertise! A FREE one-day workshop for biology undergraduates is being held on Saturday, September 6th, 2014 just for you! Space is limited, so register soon. Registration is open to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors AND recent graduates. Don’t miss this chance to network with Continue Reading...
  • GRE Prep!
    The 8-week Summer GRE PREP Workshop will start next Tuesday, June 3.  The first session will take place in room SCI-200; Williams Science Center, West Wing, 2C level and run from 4:00 – 6:00 PM. I you have not done so already, you will need to have a copy of  The Official Guide to the GRE® revised General Test, Second Continue Reading...

Graduate Opportunities

  • Calling all Biological Sciences Undergrads to the Field Museum!
    The National Science Foundation, Field Museum and iDigBio have an opportunity for you to expand your biological expertise! A FREE one-day workshop for biology undergraduates is being held on Saturday, September 6th, 2014 just for you! Space is limited, so register soon. Registration is open to freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors AND recent graduates. Don’t miss this chance to network with Continue Reading...
  • STEM Faculty Position Open at The University of Rhode Island
    The Department of Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Sciences in the College of Pharmacy invites applications for a tenure-track, academic year Assistant or Associate Professor of Pharmaceutics position. Anticipated appointment is January, 2015.  Establish an extramurally-funded research program in pharmaceutics. Contribute to the delivery of the pharmaceutics curricula in the Doctor of Pharmacy, B.S. Pharmaceutical Sciences, and graduate programs. Serve on Departmental, Continue Reading...
  • GRE Prep!
    The 8-week Summer GRE PREP Workshop will start next Tuesday, June 3.  The first session will take place in room SCI-200; Williams Science Center, West Wing, 2C level and run from 4:00 – 6:00 PM. I you have not done so already, you will need to have a copy of  The Official Guide to the GRE® revised General Test, Second Continue Reading...
  • Graduate Studies at Old Dominion University
    The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Old Dominion University has openings for graduate studies in the fall 2014 semester.  Please see http://sci.odu.edu/chemistry/ https://app.applyyourself.com/AYApplicantLogin/fl_ApplicantConnectLogin.asp?id=odugrad See faculty profiles and contact Dr. Alvin Holder for more information. http://sci.odu.edu/chemistry/directory/Faculty_pic.shtml...
  • NRC Research Associateship Programs
    The National Research Council of the National Academies sponsors a number of awards for graduate, postdoctoral and senior researchers at participating federal laboratories and affiliated institutions. These awards include generous stipends ranging from $45,000 – $80,000 per year for recent Ph.D. recipients, and higher for additional experience. Detailed program information, including online applications and instructions can be found on the National Research Continue Reading...

Internships Opportunities

  • A Summertime in Marine Science is Waiting for You
    Calling all minority science students! An opportunity is available for those interested in marine and environmental sciences to participate in the NSF-funded Minorities in Marine and Environmental Sciences (MIMES) Program, a 12-week paid summer internship at the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources in Charleston, South Carolina USA. In 2015, this 12-week paid summer internship will be from May 18th to Continue Reading...

International Opportunities

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