Participating in internships and trips abroad are great ways to gain experience in the health care or law fields, diversify yourself, and strengthen your application for professional school. 



Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Undergraduate Research Program - Closes: January 15, 2021

Allied Health Career Exploration (AHCE) - Closes: February 1, 2021

Summer Academic Enrichment Program (SAEP) - Closes: February 1, 2021

Summer Research Scholars(SRS) - Opens: November 1, 2010-February 1, 2021

Undergraduate Clinical Research Internship Program - Closes: February 1, 2021

Diversity Recruitment and Enrichment for Admission into Medicine(DREAM) - Closes: February 1, 2021

Tennessee Institutes for Pre-Professionals (TIP) - Closes: February 1, 2021

Vanderbilt Summer Science Academy - Closes: February 1, 2021

Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) - (Completely Virtual) Closes: February 5, 2021

HudsonAlpha BioTrain Internship Program - Closes: February 15, 2021

UAB Summer in Biomedical Sciences (SIBS) - Closes: February 15, 2021

The Painted Turtle Summer Camp in California - (Completely Virtual) Closes: April 1, 2021

Camp Boggy Creek in Florida - Volunteer application opens: April 4, 2021

Pre-Med Rural Community Health Project - Closes: April 1, 2021

Huntsville Hospital Job Shadowing/Observation Program - (Currently Suspended)

Huntsville Hospital Volunteer Application - Rolling admission



North Carolina State VetPAC Internship - Closes March 20, 2021

Carolina Raptor Center Rehabilitation Internship - Closes: February 28, 2021 (Summer Semester)

Nashville Zoo Internships & Externship Opportunities - Closes: March 1, 2021 (Summer Semester)

Disney's Animal Kingdom - (Currently Not Accepting)


Other Health & Science Internships

Various 2020 Summer Opportunities



Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program - Closes March 31st, 2021

Donald J. Weidner Summer for Undergraduates - (Completely Virtual) Closes: April 2, 2021

Semester in the City - Rolling Acceptance 

The Lex Fellowship Pre-Law Study Abroad - Registration is now open!


Drake State Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Drake State Medical Assistant Program

Ross Medical Education Center 

Calhoun Community College Phlebotomy Program

Calhoun Community College EKG Technician Program

Calhoun Community College EMS/Paramedic Program

Calhoun Community College Dental Assistant Program

Calhoun Community College Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Calhoun Community College Pharmacy Technician Program


Travel Abroad

UAH Office of Study Abroad - Programs for all majors; Rolling Applications

Animal Experience International - Spring Break and Winter Break Trip Options

Atlantis Pre-Med Fellowship - Program Dates: December-January & May-August

C.E.L.A. Belize - Summer Trip Options Available 

South Africa - Pre-Vet Wildlife Internship *no deadline on application, but program has pre-selected travel days

World Vets *no deadline on application, but program has pre-selected travel days


*If you are in the Honors College:


Schedule an appointment with your advisor to discuss internships and travel abroad opportunities.