Benchmark 1C
The Nature of Science: The Scientific Enterprise
Grades 6-8, page 17

Scientists are employed by colleges and universities, business and industry, hospitals, and many government agencies. Their places of work include offices, classrooms, laboratories, farms, factories, and natural field settings ranging from space to the ocean floor.

NSES Content Standard F 
Science in Personal and Social Perspectives: Science and technology in society 
Grades 5-8, page 169 
Scientists and engineers work in many different settings, including colleges and universities, businesses and industries, specific research institutes, and government agencies.