Summer Academy in Sustainable Manufacturing

Title 
Summer Academy in Sustainable Manufacturing
Institution 
Wayne State University
Institution Type 
Research university
City 
Detroit
State 
MI
Field 
All disciplines welcome (focus on engineering)
Start Date 
6/1/18
End Date 
8/10/18
Stipend 
$5000 and $500 for travel to and from Detroit, MI
Hrs / Week 
40
Deadline 
2/16/2018 (rolling application review)
Description 
Wayne State University's Summer Academy in Sustainable Manufacturing offers unique summer research experiences in the challenging field of sustainable manufacturing to local and national undergraduate students from two and four-year institutions. This is in response to the urgent need to create effective undergraduate research programs and experienced engineers in sustainable manufacturing, which is vital to the future design and manufacture of materials with minimal environmental, social, and economic impacts. Through advanced research projects, the site will introduce undergraduate students to the forefront of sustainable manufacturing research and provide students with the skills and pathways to pursue four-year and graduate programs so they can become knowledgeable and capable engineers in the manufacturing industry of the future.
Qualifications 
US citizens or permanent residents
Contact 
Jeremy L. Rickli
URL 
https://advancedmaterials.wayne.edu/summer-academy
Email 
jlrickli@wayne.edu
Number of Participants 
10
Housing Provided 
yes
Subsistence Provided 
yes
Subsistence Cost 
Yes (part of room and board)