Call for Applications - All Undergraduate and Postgraduate STEM Students

NASA International Internship Programme (NASA I²) 2017

The NASA I² was developed to facilitate a structured educational exchange among students from Trinidad and Tobago, U.S. interns and visiting university students from abroad, under the mentorship of a member of NASA’s science and engineering workforce.

Research areas include:

  • Advanced Life Support
  • Biosensor Development
  • Nanotechnology in Electronics and Sensor Development
  • Prognostics an d Health Management
  • Studies of the Aqueous History of Mars
  • and more

In the 2016 cycle, Trinidadian student, Kester Wade from Diego Martin, was awarded this prestigious scholarship to participate in the Summer Internship at the NASA Ames Research Centre in Mountain View, California.

The 2017 Summer NASA I² is scheduled to take place from 5th June to 11th August, 2017 and NIHERST wishes to award a student this opportunity.

Downloadable application form can be accessed from the NIHERST-NASA webpage via the following link: 

Deadline for submission of applications: 31st December, 2016

For additional assistance please contact:

Ms. Darielle Rampersad,

Project Assistant

622-7505 ext. 3318


International Internship Program Team

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