Intern, Woods Hole Partnership Education Program

Woods Hole, Massachusetts

Job Title: Intern

Organization: Woods Hole Diversity Advisory Committee

Requirements: The Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP) is a multi-institutional program between the 6 Woods Hole scientific institutions and the academic partner, the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. PEP is a 10-week program designed primarily for college juniors and seniors from underrepresented groups in marine and ocean sciences who want to spend a summer gaining practical experience in marine and environmental science. The program consists of a four-week course and a ten-week research project – all in the sea-side village of Woods Hole.

The Woods Hole Partnership Education Program (PEP) is designed primarily for college students who are rising junior and seniors majoring in the natural sciences (biology, chemistry, physics, or geosciences and earth system sciences), engineering, mathematics or the social sciences, who have had some course work in oceanography, biology, or marine and/or environmental science. Applicants should have a desire to spend a summer gaining practical experience in marine and environmental science.

Dates: The program consists of a four-week course (June 1 through June 30) and a ten week research project (ending August 5). Welcome and orientation events for the 2021 program will be held May 30 and June 1. Students are expected to participate in orientation and to complete both the course and the internship, all of which take place in Woods Hole.

How to Apply: Complete the online application with the following required materials: current résumé or CV, personal statement, transcripts (unofficial is acceptable, official are required upon receiving an offer), and 2 letters of recommendation (one must be from a faculty member).

More Information: see the complete description and apply

Application deadline: February 13