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Phone  599-3907
Fax  561-2996

Department of Biology
1530 S. Martin Luther King Blvd
211 Jones Hall
Tallahassee, Florida 32307
2014 Internships For Students Interested in the Medical and Dental Professions

Freshmen and Sophmore

Smdep.org ( Summer medical and Dental Education Programs)

Co-op/Internships and Summer Research Opportunities for 2013 for Minority and Underrepresented Students- http://people.rit.edu/gtfsbi/Symp/mcoop.htm

(All are PAID, unless otherwise indicated)

Juniors and Seniors

MCHC/RISE-UP Program; Website: kennedykreiger.org/RISE-UP; Application Deadline: January 31,2014

Public Health Leadership and Learning Undergraduate Student Success(PLLUSS); Website: kennedykrieger.org/PLLUSS; Application Deadline: January 31,2014

Volunteer Opportunities

If you wish to volunteer, call in advance. Some places require background checks and it may take up to 2 months before you can start volunteering.

For Famu's Rattler record, click here.
Name of InstitutionPhone Number(s)
(All 850 area code)
211 Big Bend Inc.224-6333 or 681-9131http://211bigbend.net/volunteer.html
Ability 1st 575-9621www.ability1st.info
American Red Cross    878-5885 EXT 122 or 876-6080www.tallyredcross.org
BigBend Hospice878-5310www.bigbendhospice.org
Board of County Commissioners Mentoring Project 484-7800http://www2.leon.k12.fl.us/sites/volunteer/default.aspx
Boys and Girls Club 656-8100 
Children's Home Society 921-0772http://www.chsfl.org/page.aspx?pid=450
Elder Care Services- Meals on Wheels 921-5554http://www.ecsbigbend.org/index.php/help/volunteer
Florida Dept. of Enviro. Protection245-3098http://www.floridastateparks.org/getinvolved/volunteer.cfm
Guardian Ad Litem 606-1200http://guardianadlitem.org/vol_main.asp
Gulf Specimen Marine Lab  984-5297http://www.gulfspecimen.org/get-involved/
Keep Tallahassee-Leon County Beautiful  681-8589www.ktlcb.com
Lee's Place  841-7733www.leesplace.org
Leon County Cooperative Extension Service- 4-H Program  487-3009http://leon.ifas.ufl.edu
Leon County EMS 606-2100leoncountyfl.gov/lcems/vfd.asp
Leon County Sheriff's Office 922-3498http://www.leoncountyso.com/divisions/administration/volunteers
Literacy Volunteers of Leon County  606-2644www.literacyvolunteersleon.org
March of Dimes-Northwest FL 422-3152www.marchofdimes.com
Museum of Arts and Sciences  513-0700 Ext. 245www.thebrogan.org
The Museum of Florida History   245-6400 http://www.museumoffloridahistory.com/support/volunteer.cfm
Public Broadcast Center- Radio Reading Service   487-3086 http://www.wfsu.org/membership/
Second Harvest Food Bank of the Big Bend   562-3033 www.fightinghunger.org
St. Francis Wildlife Association 627-4151http://www.stfranciswildlife.org/volunteer.html
Tallahassee Area Convention and Visitor's Bureau   413-9200www.visittallahassee.com
Tallahassee Senior Center  891-4000www.talgov.com/seniors/volunteer.cfm
Tall Timbers Research Station  893-4153www.talltimbers.org
VolunteerLEON- Leon County Volunteer Center  606-1970www.VolunteerLEON.org
YMCA 877-6151www.capitalregionymca.org