STEM Opportunities

{"nodes":[{"node":{"title":"Team America Rocketry Challenge","field_opportunity_date":"2017-09-01T00:00:00-07:00 to 2017-12-02T00:00:00-08:00","field_sponsor_name":null,"field_opportunity_summary":"The Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC) is the world\u2019s largest student rocket contest and a key piece of the aerospace and defense industry\u2019s strategy to build a stronger U.S. workforce in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). Sponsored by the Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) and the National Association of Rocketry (NAR), TARC was created in the fall of 2002 as a one-time celebration of the Centennial of Flight, but by popular demand became an annual program.\r\n\r\nThe 2017 application dates are approximate until further notice.","field_opportunity_website":"http:\/\/","field_military_branch":"Air Force","field_opportunity_type":"Competitions"}},{"node":{"title":"AEOP Junior Science and Humanities Symposia","field_opportunity_date":"2017-09-01T00:00:00-07:00 to 2018-01-31T00:00:00-08:00","field_sponsor_name":null,"field_opportunity_summary":"The Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS) Program promotes original research and experimentation in the sciences, engineering, and mathematics at the high school level and publicly recognizes students for outstanding achievement. By connecting talented students, their teachers, and research professionals at affiliated symposia and by rewarding research excellence, JSHS aims to widen the pool of trained talent prepared to conduct research and development vital to our nation.\r\n\r\nApplication dates are approximate until further notice.","field_opportunity_website":"http:\/\/\/index.html","field_military_branch":"All Services","field_opportunity_type":"Scholarships \/ Fellowships"}},{"node":{"title":"Science Engineering Apprenticeship Program (SEAP)","field_opportunity_date":"2017-08-21T00:00:00-07:00 to 2017-12-04T00:00:00-08:00","field_sponsor_name":"Department of Navy","field_opportunity_summary":"The Science Engineering Apprenticeship Program (SEAP) is an eight-week high school apprenticeship opportunity at one of nearly 25 naval laboratories or warfare centers. Accepted students gain real-world, hands-on experience and research skills while being introduced to the Navy and Marine Corps science and technology environment.\r\n\r\nThe closing date is approximate until confirmed.","field_opportunity_website":"https:\/\/","field_military_branch":"Navy","field_opportunity_type":"Internships \/ Apprenticeships"}},{"node":{"title":"SMART Scholarship Application Period","field_opportunity_date":"2017-01-31T00:00:00-08:00 to 2017-12-31T00:00:00-08:00","field_sponsor_name":"U.S. Dept. of Defense","field_opportunity_summary":"The Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program has been established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The program aims to increase the number of civilian scientists and engineers working at DoD laboratories.\r\n\r\nThe 2017 application dates are approximate until further notice. ","field_opportunity_website":"https:\/\/","field_military_branch":"All Services","field_opportunity_type":"Scholarships \/ Fellowships"}},{"node":{"title":"AEOP College Qualified Leaders (CQL)","field_opportunity_date":"2017-01-01T00:00:00-08:00 to 2017-12-31T00:00:00-08:00","field_sponsor_name":"Department of Army","field_opportunity_summary":"The College Qualified Leaders (CQL) program matches practicing DoD scientists with talented undergraduate students creating a direct mentor-student relationship, providing participants with training that is unparalleled at most colleges. CQL students receive firsthand research experience and exposure to DoD laboratories. CQL fosters desire in its participants to pursue further training and careers in STEM. Selected participants receive a stipend based on education and experience and may participate year-round. CQL internship is primarily designed for greater than six-months work-study internships. CQL internships are available year round and for the summer only. Applications are accepted throughout the year - there is no application deadline for most of the program locations. Any exception are noted on the program website.\r\n\r\nFor students interested in eight to 12-week summer internships, please refer to Gains in the Education of Math and Science program (GEMS). The deadline for summer internships is February 28, 2017.\r\n\r\n*A new CQL application must be submitted after Oct 1, 2016 for returning CQL participants.","field_opportunity_website":"http:\/\/\/programs\/apprenticeships\/cql\/","field_military_branch":"Army","field_opportunity_type":"Internships \/ Apprenticeships"}}]}