RESEARCH INTERNSHIPS IN SCIENCE AND ENGINEERING FOR INDIAN STUDENTS IN UNITED STATES

Selection Announcements: RISE for Indian Students to the US

Indo-US Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) and Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU) are partners to launch Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE) to create unique opportunities for science, technology, engineering and medical students from India to undertake internships in national laboratories, federal research centers, academic research institutes, and private R & D laboratories in the United States. Objectives of the internships are to provide students with unique opportunities to live and work in an international context, to gain practical experience, and acquire professional skills. Internships are envisaged as a source of mutual cultural and professional enrichment for both the interns and their host institutions.

RISE will provide Indian students

International professional experiences
Enhanced practical skills
Insight to opportunities offered by host institutions
Work experience in international teams
Exposure to American science and culture
Life-long professional networks

Eligibility

Indian Citizen
Open to science, engineering, technology and
medical disciplines
Ph.D. and Master students currently enrolled at a
recognized institution of higher education in India

Internship duration

Minimum 3 months and up to 6 months

Internship includes

Monthly stipend Accommodation Airfare

Application Deadline: To be announced soon
For program information contact:
Dr. Smriti Trikha
Indo-US Science and Technology Forum
12 Hailey Road, Fulbright House
New Delhi-110 001
Email: internship@indousstf.org