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interns CMMAP Summer Undergraduate Research Opportunities

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Overview of the program
CMMAP offers paid summer undergraduate research internships at Colorado State University. Interns participate in a 10 week program from June through early August. This is an exciting research opportunity in beautiful Fort Collins, Colorado. Join world-class atmospheric scientists investigating the science of clouds, climate and climate change, weather, and modeling. During our program interns have the opportunity to attend scientific seminars, visit National Scientific Laboratories, and participate in a variety of professional development training.

Program dates: June 1 - August 7, 2015
Application deadline was: February 6, 2015

Why spend your summer with us at CMMAP?
We provide students with:
  • 10 week research experience
  • Stipend
  • Professional development training
  • Roundtrip airfare provided
  • Furnished and paid housing
  • Funded travel to present at a scientific meeting

Research Areas
The CMMAP summer internship program covers a broad range of research areas, which include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Climate and Atmosphere Dynamics
  • Climate Modeling
  • Climate Policy
  • Atmospheric Chemistry
  • Global Biogeochemical Cycles and Ecosystems
  • Mesoscale meteorology

A successful candidate should:
  • be a U.S. citizen
  • have completed at least two years of college
  • have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • have an interest in learning about climate and weather
  • have a major in atmospheric science or a related field such as meteorology, geosciences, chemistry, computer science, earth science, engineering, environmental science, mathematics or physics
  • be considering a career in atmospheric science or related field

To Apply:
The application deadline for 2015 has passed. The process for 2016 applicants will begin in late 2015.

For more information, contact:
Melissa Burt, Education and Diversity Manager

What have our past interns done?

Got a question? Contact Melissa, our internship specialist!

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