Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education is currently accepting applications for the 2022-2023Marine Energy Graduate Student Research Program.
What will I be doing?
You will get to advance your master’s or doctoral thesis utilizing theexpertise, resources, and capabilities available at DOE laboratories, industry, or other approvedfacility to accomplish your research goals, all while networking with top scientists in the field. Youwill conduct research at both your academic institution and at an external hosting facility conductingresearch in Marine Energy.
Why should I apply?
In addition to advancing your thesis research, you will 1) enhance youreducation and training in water power technologies fields, 2) increase your marketability in thesedisciplines, 3) gain access to top scientists and state-of-the-art equipment, and 4) gain insight intoresearch and career opportunities through your internship experiences.
Where will I be located?
You will identify the host facility where you want to conduct yourresearch and a potential mentor currently conducting or directing research in an area of importanceto the Water Power Technologies Office (WPTO), including, but not limited to, technologies forclean domestic power generation from hydropower, waves, and tides.
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You will receive a competitive stipend, an allowance to offset the costs of health insurance,reimbursement for education, research travel and materials up to $7,000, and limited tuitionallowance. A relocation allowance of up to $3,000 may also be provided for eligible participantsrelocating to the hosting facility.You must be a U.S. Citizen or Lawful Permanent Resident and be enrolled as a full-time master’s ordoctoral graduate student at a qualified program requiring a research thesis/dissertation at anaccredited U.S. college or university with a cumulative graduate GPA of 3.00 or higher on a 4.00scale.Program Website:https://orise.orau.gov/marine-energy-research-program/Questions? EmailDOE-RPP@orise.orau.gov. Please list the reference code [DOE-EERE-RPP-2022-MarineEnergy] for this opportunity in the subject line of your email.