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Undergraduate Summer Internship

All undergraduate students enrolled at the Knoxville campus are eligible to apply.

Up to 75 internships at $2,000 each will be awarded to support students who will work on a research or creative project with a UT faculty mentor for two months in the summer each year. The purpose of these internships is to increase the participation of undergraduate students in the UT research enterprise. The Office of Research administers this internship program. The funding is provided by the Office of the Chancellor and the Office of Research.

How to Apply

  1. A copy of student’s current UT transcript or academic history
  2. Submit electronically separate from the application form a written narrative (not more than two pages in length) describing the scope of the proposed effort and how it will enhance your educational program.
  3. A schedule indicating when various parts of the research or other creative activity will be undertaken.
  4. Submit signed application form and electronic proposal by noon on March 19 to:

    Jane Taylor
    Office of Research
    Room 104
    1534 White Avenue Building

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