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Internships & Research Opportunities

Welcome!  This page is updated periodically as notifications of internships and research opportunities are received. 

Information regarding the SLU Summer Fellowship or the Tanner Fellowship programs can be found on the SLU Student Research page.

We also suggest that you search the American Psychological Association and the National Science Foundation for Summer Internships or Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU's).

Psychology Grad School Wiki - 2020 Open Grad School Positions: This site is for the purpose of advertising open graduate school positions in psychology starting in the Fall of 2020. More detailed information can be found at

Casa de Esperanza - Hands of Hope Internship: Hands of Hope is Casa de Esperanza’s internship program which recruits recent college graduates and other highly qualified young adults, from throughout the United States. These interns have a desire to help abused, neglected and HIV positive children through work with our agency. This program brings together approximately 25 young adults annually to live and work with some of our society’s most vulnerable children. 

Typically, four Hands of Hope Interns live in an agency foster home with four or five children under the age of six. One of the interns will be licensed as the foster parent. Together, the Hands of Hope Interns share responsibility for providing 24-hour care to the children in the home. Information about the internship can be found at

Ramapo for Children is a non-profit organization renowned for its direct-service youth programs, and training for educators, youth workers and caregivers. At Ramapo we offer college students and recent graduates valuable, rewarding and unique job opportunities through summer and year-round programs on our Rhinebeck, New York campus. Position available listed below.

Counselor: Daily interaction with children ages 6-16 who face varying degrees of social, emotional and learning challenges in a residential summer camp setting. Counselors make a 9-week commitment to Camp Ramapo from mid-June to mid-August. Some positions require additional training prior to mid-June. Exact dates are provided during the hiring process. Applications are accepted from November through June. To learn more about counselor opportunities or to apply, please visit or call 845-876-8423.

New York Six Upstate-Global Collective Summer Student Research Fellowship (Full- Time): The Upstate-Global Collective is an initiative of the New York Six Liberal Arts Consortium, which aims to create scholarly communities that explores historical roots of New York State and its current consequence worldwide. The Fellowship requires eight weeks of full-time research during the summer with a stipend to complete the research. This opportunity includes the ability to participate in a biweekly research roundtable and an invitation to the NY6 Upstate- Global Collective Research Symposium. Students must be enrolled in good academic standing at any of the New York Six Schools (Colgate, Hamilton, Hobart and Willian Smith, St. Lawrence, Skidmore, and Union). For more information, including a detailed list of research positions available, visit