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. 



Summer Research Scholars(SRS) - Opens: November 1, 2018-February 28, 2019

Diversity Recruitment and Enrichment for Admission into Medicine(DREAM) - Closes: March 1, 2019

Pre-Med Rural Community Health Project - Closes: April 1, 2019

The Painted Turtle Summer Camp in California - Closes: April 1, 2019

Camp Boggy Creek in Florida - Volunteer application opens April 4, 2019

Huntsville Hospital Job Shadowing/Observation Program - Opens for May, June, July, & December

University of Tennessee Health Career Programs - Multiple application dates

HudsonAlpha Internships - Rotating positions

Huntsville Hospital Volunteer Application - Rolling admission



Carolina Raptor Center Rehabilitation Internship - Closes: February 28, 2019 (Summer Semester)

VetPAC Internship - Opens: February 11, 2019-March 15, 2019

Nashville Zoo Internships & Externship Opportunities - Closes: March 1, 2019 (Summer Semester)

Animal Nutrition Center Internship - Disney's Animal Kingdom - Rolling Acceptance

Veterinary Hospital Internship - Disney's Animal Kingdom - Rolling Acceptance

Animal Endocrinology Internship - Disney's Animal Kingdom - Rolling Acceptance

Animal Behavior Internship - Disney's Animal Kingdom - Rolling Acceptance

Aquarium and Marine Biology Internship - Disney Animal Programs - Rolling Acceptance


Other Health & Science Internships

Various 2019 Summer Opportunities



Donald J. Weidner Summer for Undergraduates - Open: October 1, 2018-April 1, 2019

Semester in the City - Rolling Acceptance 

Duke Law D.C. Summer Institute on Law and Policy - Registration is now open!

Cornell University Pre-Law Summer Program in New York City - Closes April 1, 2019

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 - Closes: March 15, 2019

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

Haiti - Mini Mission *minimum donation of $1500 before August 25th & $1700 after August 25th


*If you are in the Honors College:


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