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

  • D.E. Shaw and Co. - Global Investment and Technology Development Firm
  • Summer Internship at Fermilab - Batavia, Illinois
    • 12-week interships for sophomores and juniors majoring in physics, math, engineering and computer science
    • Applications available starting December 2017
    • For more information, please refer to http://ed.fnal.gov/interns/programs/index.shtml
  • Research Experiences for Undergraduates - University of Montana, Bozeman, Montana 
  • Reserach Experience for Undergraduates - University of Montana, Bozeman, Montana
  • 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.

  • Joint Mathematics Meeting (AMS and MAA) - San Diego, California
  • Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics - Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, California

Graduate Schools

  • PhD in Interdisciplinary Quantitative Biology - University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado
  • PhD in Ocean Science and Engineering - Georgia Tech, Atlanta, Georgia
    • New interdisciplinary graduate program
    • Application deadline - December 8, 2017
    • For more information, please refer to http://ocean.gatech.edu/home


Archived Opportunities

  • Research Assistant in Economics - The University of Chicago, Booth School of Business
  • Investment Science Associate - Wellington Management Company
    • Applications Close - October 3, 2017
    • Looking for seniors graduating in June 2018
    • More information is available here.
  • Southern California Datathon - Caltech
    • Registration Deadline - October 25, 2017 11:59 pm
    • Saturday November 4, 2017 - 8:00 am to 6:00 pm
    • For more information, please refer to http://correlation-one.com/socal/