Opportunities for AE Students
Application Deadline for NC State: February 15, 2020
Application Deadline for Goodnight Scholars Program: March 31, 2020
In late March, the Goodnight Scholars Program will issue approximately 200 invitations to apply to prospective NC State transfer students who have applied for fall 2019 admission. This invitation gives each student access to the Goodnight Scholars Program online application. The invitation is sent to the email address listed on the student’s general NC State application. The application is accessible via Pack ASSIST.
To receive an invitation to apply as a transfer student, a student must:
- Submit the general NC State application by February 15, 2020.
- Indicate a family income of less than $110,000 on the general NC State application.
- Select a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) or STEM education major at NC State.
- Enroll as a full-time student at NC State.
- Be a North Carolina resident.
- Submit his or her Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by March 1, 2020.
- Obtain an associate degree (A.A., A.S., or A.E.) from a North Carolina community college under the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement by fall 2020.
- Demonstrate a history of outstanding academic performance.
Additional criteria may be used to address critical needs in STEM and STEM education
fields, and encourage diversity and inclusion per the University’s strategic plan.
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Application Deadline: January 27, 2019
The Summer REU program offers a research opportunity to undergraduate students who are majoring in electrical and computer engineering, civil engineering, mechanical engineering, materials science engineering, computer science and related fields. The undergraduate student will spend 10 weeks during the summer conducting research at NC State, learning different aspects of university research, and presenting their work at symposia.
This program is open to U.S Citizens and permanent residents only. Women and members of under-represented minority population are encouraged to apply. NC State Undergraduates may also apply.
A $4,000 stipend is paid for the summer research experience. On-campus housing will be provided and up to $500 for travel reimbursement for those students arriving outside of a 50-mile radius of the host university.
If you are interested, please complete the FREEDM 2019 REU Application
Application Deadline – February 15, 2019
Summer REU Program (Research Experiences for Undergraduates)
The summer REU program offers research opportunities for domestic undergraduates from institutions outside of the ASSIST center. The program is open to any student who is majoring in a science or engineering-related field.
REU students will be immersed in a 10-week intensive research experience at one of ASSIST’s partner institutions where they will experience the various aspects of university research. Students will be partnered with a faculty mentor based on their interests, they will conduct a research project, and they will present their work at a student symposium at the end of the summer.
The program is open to U.S. Citizens and permanent residents only. Women, members of under-represented minority populations, and students from institutions that do not have strong STEM research programs are encouraged to apply.
The Summer REU program runs from May 28, 2019 until August 2, 2019.
Students will receive a $4,000 stipend, on-campus room and board, and up to $500 for travel reimbursement for those students coming from outside of a 50 mile radius of the host university.
For questions about these opportunities, please contact Lance Gooden at email@example.com.