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Research Opportunities

What are you doing this summer? Want to get paid to do math? Check out these internships and REUs, and apply early! Someone on PRISM E-board has been to most of the programs listed, so reach out if you have any questions!

Research

Research Experience for Undergrads

The National Science Foundation funds a bunch of REU projects all around the country! Applications are typically due in January or February.

Research at Geneseo

Often professors are looking for students to work on a research project. Whether funded by a grant or as a directed study, these are great opportunities to gain experience with math research. Don't be afraid to ask a professor if they have any projects you can work on!


Internships

National Security Agency

The NSA has several internships and scholarships for undergrads, on topics ranging from cryptanalysis, number theory, data science, and more! For the summer math internships, go to their student programs page and search for CASA SP in the Internships tab. Applications are due on October 15th!

Excellus BC BS Internship

Are you interested in actuarial science or data analytics? Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield has an internship program in Rochester where you can get hands-on experience in a professional setting! Check out their website for more information: Excellus BC BS Internship page. The application process is from October through December.

HRTP: Public Health

HRTP has research and data analytics internships for the summer, fall, and winter! This internship is located in NYC, and you will get one-on-one mentorship working in the field of public health. The HRTP website has more information: HRTP: Public Health page. Applications for the summer program are due by February 15th.