Internship via AGU

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The Urban Water Innovation Network (UWIN) is offering a 9-week undergraduate research internship for the summer of 2017. Students will be given the opportunity to perform cutting edge, transdisciplinary research of immediate relevance to people in urban areas. Students with different research interests in urban water sustainability – social sciences, natural sciences, engineering – will be placed with a team of mentors at institutions in urban areas across the nation.

The program fosters reflection and builds self confidence and skills. To complement their mentored research, students interact in person and/or virtually, give and receive feedback and support, and participate in a rich assortment of enrichment activities, workshops and seminars in research and urban water sustainability.

Dates: May 31 to August 2, 2017 (9 weeks) / Eligibility:  Undergraduate freshmen, sophomores, juniors or first semester seniors. Must be citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. or its possessions / Support: $4,500 stipend, room and board on-campus or in nearby housing, travel allowance up to $900. The program starts and ends at Colorado State University in Fort Collins CO.

To apply: See our website at: Online application only. Applications must be submitted by February 10, 2017.

For more information, contact:  Aude Lochet, Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies, PO Box AB, 2801 Sharon Turnpike, Millbrook, NY 12545, (845) 677-7600 x 326, E-mail: [email protected]