External Summer Research and Internship Opportunities in Chemistry

 We have placed students at many of the sites below.

General Links

International Summer Research

Chemistry & Materials Science

Health-Related Research

Summer Research Positions That Don't Require US Citizenship

If the summer internship includes any kind of compensation (salary, stipend, scholarship/grant, room and board, transportation, etc.) from a source other than Amherst College, the student may need to apply to  the U. S. Government for "optional practical training" permission. Authorization process for obtaining permission for off-campus summer internships can take several months.

Energy, Environment, Planetary Science

Related Corporate Internship Opportunities:

  • ACS Portal - Internships for Undergraduate Chemistry Students (have you joined ACS yet?!!!)
  • Ecolab -
  • 3M  Summer Internships