The 2014-2015 Internship
is now Open
SIUE received a $1.2 million dollar grant from the National Science Foundation to provide scholarships for aspiring middle and high school science teachers. The program will offer $11,500 scholarships to qualified junior and senior students seeking a teaching certification in a STEM field, and $2,500 summer internships for 200 hours of in-service training for freshman and sophomores.
Who’s Eligible: Students who will be freshmen and sophomores with a declared major in a STEM field or demonstrated interest in STEM as evidenced by coursework or extracurricular activities. Internship Application Requirements:
- Cover sheet – Click Here to download.
- Essay – Click Here for essay prompt.
- Three letters of recommendation.
Internships – What you get for the award:
- $2,500 stipend
- 200 hours of training
- Mentorship from STEM professionals
- Stimulating outreach opportunities
Deadline: April 15 at 5:00pm.
For more information contact: Jessica Krim, Program Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org or 618-650-5824.