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PREM - Partnership for Research and Education in Materials

This program provides 10-week summer research internships for students from UCSB,  Jackson State University and the University of Texas El Paso.


UTEP and JSU students apply here through the FLAM Program:

Summer 2024 Internships
(Deadline - February 12, 2024)


UCSB students apply here - PDF.
UTEP Summer 2024 Internships 
(Deadline - February 12, 2024)


Contact Dr. Julie Standish at e-mail:  standish [at] mrl [dot] ucsb [dot] edu to apply to the UTEP internship.

Science and engineering students from Jackson State University and the University of Texas at El Paso acquire research experience in a variety of exciting fields through these internships. Interns meet regularly to share their experiences and report on their progress.  Jackson State and UTEP students should apply through our FLAM internship website.

UCSB science and engineering students acquire research experience in interdisciplinary materials science at UT El Paso.  UCSB interns will receive meaningful exposure to research methodology and will participate with a cohort of summer interns from colleges and universities around the country. For information about the research opportunities available at UTEP please see the UTEP PREM research opportunities PDF. UCSB students should apply for UTEP here - PDF.