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, 2020

Allied Health Career Exploration (AHCE) - Closes: February 1, 2020

Summer Academic Enrichment Program (SAEP) - Closes: February 1, 2020

Summer Research Scholars(SRS) - Opens: November 1, 2019-February 1, 2020

Undergraduate Clinical Research Internship Program - Closes: February 1, 2020

Diversity Recruitment and Enrichment for Admission into Medicine(DREAM) - Closes: February 1, 2020

Tennessee Institutes for Pre-Professionals (TIP) - Closes: February 1, 2020

Vanderbilt Summer Science Academy - Closes: February 1, 2020

Summer Health Professions Education Program (SHPEP) - Closes: February 5, 2020

HudsonAlpha BioTrain Internship Program - Closes: February 15, 2020

UAB Summer in Biomedical Sciences (SIBS) - Closes: February 15, 2020

The Painted Turtle Summer Camp in California - Closes: April 1, 2020

Camp Boggy Creek in Florida - Volunteer application opens: April 4, 2020

Pre-Med Rural Community Health Project - Closes: April 21, 2020

Huntsville Hospital Job Shadowing/Observation Program - Opens: March (Summer), July (Fall)

Huntsville Hospital Volunteer Application - Rolling admission



North Carolina State VetPAC Internship - Closes March 15, 2020

Carolina Raptor Center Rehabilitation Internship - Closes: February 28, 2020 (Summer Semester)

Nashville Zoo Internships & Externship Opportunities - Rolling Acceptance

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 2020 Summer Opportunities



Pre-Law Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program - Closes March 31st, 2020

Donald J. Weidner Summer for Undergraduates - Closes: April 1, 2020

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 - 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.