IACMI seeks applicants for summer 2016 internships

Five composites-related internships are offered for undergraduate and graduate students; focus areas are automotive, wind, pressure vessels, materials and process engineering, and design, modeling and simulation.

The Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI, Knoxville, TN, US) reports that it is seeking undergraduate and graduate applicants for its five 10-week composites-related summer 2016 internship programs.

In addition to being involved in IACMI partner activities, interns will have the opportunity to use state-of-the-art equipment and interact with scientists and engineers who are at the top of their fields.  Engaging in hands-on learning that is more project-based than traditional academic coursework is a critical way to refine your skill and intensify your interest in this exciting field of study.

Program participants will receive:

  • A competitive weekly stipend commensurate with academic level for the duration of the program: $600.00 for undergraduate and $750.00 for graduate students
  • A weekly housing allowance of $175.
  • Limited in- and out-bound travel assistance to and from their internship site.

Eligibility:

This program is open to qualified graduate and undergraduate students. To be eligible, an applicant must:

  • Be a United States citizen
  • Be a student in good standing at a regionally accredited US college or university
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 or the equivalent as verified by updated transcripts
  • Be at least 18 years old at the time of appointment
  • Provide proof of health insurance coverage. The participant can purchase health insurance coverage through Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU).

Application

The application period of the 2016 summer term is now open.

Electronic applications are currently being accepted for the 2016 summer term. The appointment dates are June 6-August 12, 2016. The deadline to apply is 11:59 p.m. EST, March 15, 2016.

How to Apply

Applicants for Summer 2016 must use the following links to apply:

Click here for more information about the internships.