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Science Funds available for research with Greenbelt Forest Preserve


ASU Research Opportunity


Research Scholarship - OFWIM

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Research Program - AGNR

The AGNR Summer Research Opportunity Program (SROP) is a partnership between the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources (AGNR) Dean’s Office, AGNR Academic Programs and The UMD Graduate School. The overarching goal of the program is to increase the number of underrepresented students pursuing graduate study and research careers in agricultural, environmental, nutrition and food science, and natural resource areas of study.  SROPscholars will live on campus for eight weeks from June 1- July 26 and work with AGNR faculty members as part of their research teams. Students are expected to spend about forty hours per week working with their research teams and to be contributing members. Participants will attend weekly seminars to learn more about the graduate school experience, the graduate school application process as well as engaging in planned social activities in the evenings and weekends during their stay.  At the end of the eight weeks, students are expected to produce tangible …

Research Internship - MIAEH

The Environmental Health in Vulnerable Populations Lab led by Dr. Quiros-Alcala at the Maryland Institute of Applied Environmental Health (MIAEH) in the UMD School of Public Health is seeking a responsible, detail-oriented student for an unpaid research internship.
Student(s) will gain experience working in environmental health and with vulnerable populations, as well as gain skills in public health research. Students will have the opportunity to do field work and/or data management to fulfill research objectives. The project intersects diverse public health fields, including occupational health, women’s health, minority health, and environmental health science.
There is also the opportunity to be involved in publications, depending on the level of engagement. Work hours are flexible and work can go into the summer (Start date: as soon as possible). 
Please contact Dr. Quiros-Alcala at with the subject line: Research Internship if interested in learning more.

Sustainable Agriculture Research Interns - USDA

Accepting applications for student positions assisting with projects evaluating the sustainability of cropping systems in the Mid-Atlantic. These will involve diverse activities including soil, gas, and plant sampling in the field, lab work, data entry and management, sample processing and organization, and miscellaneous projects supporting research activities. Field sites, lab and offices are all approximately 10-15 minutes north of UMD campus. 
Positions can allow for flexible scheduling, including the possibility of full-time seasonal work, but schedules must be prearranged with supervisor. No experience is required, but an ideal candidate will have an interest in sustainable agriculture and/or have an interest in research. This is not a conventional internship, but there it can be adapted to meet internship requirements. Substantial time will be spent outdoors during growing season. All training will be provided.
Apply here Due July 4th, 2019

Entomology Research Position - Summer UMD