Rice University FIRST Scholarship
High school seniors who have participated on a FIRST® Robotics Competition or FIRST® Tech Challenge team during their junior or senior years in high school, and who have applied and been accepted to Rice University as a full-time student planning to study engineering, computer science, computationand applied mathematics or statistics and have demonstrated financial needs are eligible for this $10,000 scholarship, renewable for up to four years.
Underrepresented minorities, students with disabilities and females are encouraged to apply. Students do not have to be admitted to Rice at the time of their application for FIRST® scholarships; however, receipt of the award is contingent upon you enrolling at Rice in engineering, computer science, computational and applied mathematics or statistics. The offer of the scholarship is not to be construed as an offer of admission to Rice University.
Deadline to apply: January 15, 2018
Oak Ridge National Lab Program for Graduate and Undergraduate Students
The National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) offers three highly competitive internships and research fellowships, allowing students to participate in energy-related research. The 10-week programs provide a stipend, travel expenses and housing.
National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates
The NSF sponsors several opportunities for undergraduates to conduct hands-on research at sites across the country. Students must contact individual sites directly for information on specific programs, but the link above will provide an overview of research opportunities and program sites available.
2017 Nokia Bell Labs Internship
The Nobel Prize-winning organizaton is accepting applications for this competitive summer internship, where students will work and research in the ares of wireless communications, sustainability, cloud technologies, data analytics, wire communcaitons, machine learning and other cutting edge fields.
2017 Sysco Internship
Students with interests or majors in data science, engineering, statistics, economics or business are encouraged to apply for this opportunity with Sysco's Revenue Management Department. The 10-week paid internship runs from June 5 - August 11, 2017. This and other Sysco oppenings can be found in the link above.
NASA Internships and Fellowships
Multiple opportunities are available for undergraduate and graduate students for spring and fall semesters, as well as year-long appointments.
U.S. Navy Nuclear Power Program
Become an officer in the U.S. Navy Nuclear Power Program. This program is open to undergraduate and graduate students in all engineering disciplines (non-engineers, too).
If you’re interested, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Pathways to Science
Pathways to Science is a project of the Institute for Broadening Participation. The organization places emphasis on connecting underrepresented groups with STEM programs, funding, mentoring and resources. Opportunities and placements include paid summer internships, portable scholarships and research experiences.