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Consortium of Hybrid Resilient Energy Systems (CHRES)

The CHRES program provides summer internship opportunities to undergraduates, graduates, doctoral students, and faculty from four Hispanic-Serving Institutions:

  • Universidad Ana G Méndez-Gurabo
  • Universidad de Puerto Rico-Mayaguez
  • University of Texas-El Paso
  • University of New Mexico-Albuquerque

    The expected outcome of the research opportunities is to build a sustainable professional and academic pipeline of next generation engineers and scientists who are ready to take on the challenges of current and future energy systems.


CHRES Internship Opportunities

When: Application deadline: February 26, 2021 (Program Dates: June 7, 2021 – August 13, 2021, 10-weeks full time)
Where: National Energy Technology Laboratory, Morgantown, WV, or Virtually
Benefits: Weekly stipend and possible housing and travel allowances

Professional Internship Program
(PIP)

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be an undergraduate or graduate student in good standing at a regionally accredited college/university, or a post-baccalaureate within two years of graduation
  • Be associated with one of the four universities listed above
  • Have an overall minimum GPA of 2.5/4.0
  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of appointment
  • Provide proof of coverage under a health insurance plan prior to the beginning of the internship

The ideal candidate would have a strong background in some, but not all, of these elements: MATLAB-Simulink programming, thermodynamics, middleware interface, and dynamic controls.

Apply

 

Postgraduate Research Program
(PGRP)

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Have received a master’s degree within the last three years, or doctorate within the last five years
  • Be associated with one of the four universities listed above

The ideal candidate would have a strong background in some, but not all, of these elements: MATLAB-Simulink programming, thermodynamics, middleware interface, and dynamic controls.

Apply

 

Faculty Research Program
(FRP)

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be a full-time regular permanent faculty member at one of the four universities listed above with a research interest in NETL core R&D areas
  • Be at least 18 years of age at the time of appointment
  • Provide proof of coverage under a health insurance plan prior to the beginning of the internship
  • Must provide a detailed statement of educational objectives and projected benefits to be realized as a result of the appointment
  • Part-time appointment candidates must submit a Part-Time Approval Form
  • Sabbatical appointment candidates must include a statement describing the financial arrangements with their academic institution, including fringe benefits paid by the institution (state as a percentage of salary and itemize)

The ideal candidate would have a strong background in some, but not all, of these elements: MATLAB-Simulink programming, thermodynamics, middleware interface, and dynamic controls.

Apply

 


Internship Opportunities Contact:

Patricia Adkins-Coliane