Apply to the The Robotics Institute Summer Scholars (RISS) Program and learn from the best

31 Jan, 2017

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About the Job


The Robotics Institute Summer Scholars (RISS) Program is an intensive summer research program for talented undergraduate students. Summer Scholars have the opportunity to participate in state-of-the-art research projects, interact with a diverse research team, and to be mentored by leading faculty and technical staff. The program introduces aspiring students to dynamic research resources and methods, RI graduate education programs and research projects. The Summer Scholars program lasts 11 weeks and begins in June and runs until mid-August. Only scholars who are available for the entirety of that time will be considered. Undergraduate students from both US and international institutions are eligible to apply by completing an online application with attachments (including resume, transcripts, recommendations, and personal statement) from December 1 through January 31 to the RI Summer Scholars Program.

Program highlights

1. Explore innovative robotics technologies and applications! 2. Be a part of cutting-edge research! 3. Present research results to multiple audiences! 4. Get published! 5. Explore graduate school opportunities! 6. Make an impact using technology! 7. Build a global network! 8. Make important contacts for your future!