Undergraduate Student Opportunities

This resource lists opportunities for undergraduate students of which we have been made aware. We do not necessarily endorse them.

Contests and Competitions

Current Job Opportunities

  • Volunteer Opportunity - Elementary School Math Days
    • Pasadena Educational Foundation is looking for mentors for elementary-aged students on Mondays, Wednesdays or Thursdays from 3:30 - 5:00 pm.
    • Please contact Allison Pultz (apultz@pasedfoundation.org) if you are interested.
  • John Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, Summer Program at Multiple Sites
  • Summer Immersive - Horizon School of Technology
  • Research Experience for Undergraduates - University of Montana, Bozeman, Montana
  • Open Source Macroeconomic Laboratory - University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    • 7-week computation macroeconomics summer boot camp
    • Application deadline - February 23, 2018
    • For more information, please refer to https://bfi.uchicago.edu/osm18
    • D.E. Shaw and Co. - Global Investment and Technology Development Firm
    • Grading and Online Classroom Assistants - The Art of Problem Solving
      • City Internships
        • Program to help students find interships in the US and internationally in a wide-range of fields
        • For more information, please refer to https://www.city-internships.com/

      Upcoming Conferences

      Funding to attend conferences is available from Caltech through the George W. Housner Student Discovery Fund. Information about applying to this fund is available here.

      • Future of Physics Days at the American Physical Society March Meeting - Los Angeles, California
        • Abstract Submission Deadline - November 3, 2017
        • Travel Grants Available. Deadline - January 12, 2018
        • Registration Deadline, early rate - January 12, 2018
        • Conference - March 5-9, 2018
        • For more information, please refer to: 
      • Heidelberg Laureate Forum - Heidelberg, Germany

      Graduate Schools

      Archived Opportunities

      • Full Time Economics Research Assistant - Cambridge, Massachusetts
      • Graduate Studies in Mathematics - The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio
      • Investment Science Associate - Wellington Management Company
        • More information is available here.
      • Leadership Development Program - Artistocrat Technologies
        • Analysis and development of gaming systems
        • Program for recent graduates
      • New York Yankees - New York
        • 2 positions available - 1 year position as a quantitative analysis associate, 1 as a summer intern in quantitative analysis
      • PhD in Interdisciplinary Quantitative Biology - University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
      • PhD in Ocean Science and Engineering - Georgia Tech, Atlanta, Georgia
      • Research Experiences for Undergraduates - University of Montana, Bozeman, Montana 
      • Southern California Datathon - Caltech
        • Saturday November 4, 2017 - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
      • Summer Intern in Investment Science - Wellington Management company - Boston