Category Archives: Student Opportunities

NMSU’s NSF award succeeds giving high school students a boost in computer careers

DATE: 02/18/2020 WRITER: Minerva Baumann, 575-646-7566, mbauma46@nmsu.edu CONTACT: Diana V. Dugas, 575-646-6498, dugasdvt@nmsu.edu New Mexico State University was one of only 12 universities in the United States to receive a cyber-infrastructure training grant from the National Science Foundation in 2017. Now in its third and final year, NMSU’s Cyber Infrastructure Training and Mentoring program has…
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College of Engineering to offer Six Sigma Green Belt Course

CONTACT: Sara Patricolo, 575-646-7852, spatrico@nmsu.edu NMSU’s College of Engineering will offer a Six Sigma Green Belt course beginning March 23. This leadership development program is designed to help professionals flourish in rapidly changing environments while improving and managing processes for the benefit of strategic business priorities. The course prepares working professionals to pursue certification through…
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NMSU PREP Academy accepting applications

DATE: 02/06/2020 WRITER: Clara Welles, 575-646-7854, cwelles@nmsu.edu CONTACT: Clara Welles, 575-646-7854, cwelles@nmsu.edu The College of Engineering at New Mexico State University is accepting applications for the 2020 NM PREP Academy, a summer residential program designed to engage high-achieving middle and high school students in hands-on STEM activities. Selected students will gain insight on life as…
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NMSU Career Services to host 15th annual Career Connections Career Fair

With more than 100 employers registered, New Mexico State University students and alumni along with community members can attend the 15th annual Career Connections Fair Feb. 4-5. NMSU Career Services will host the two-day event from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Corbett Center Student Union throughout the third floor.

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NMSU chemical engineering master’s student receives prestigious research fellowship

From the very start of his engineering education at New Mexico State University, Joshua Gomez made the best of every opportunity that came his way. His hard work, passion for chemical engineering and research earned him a fellowship from the National GEM Consortium, tuition for his master’s degree, a stipend for other expenses, and two summers of experience conducting research at a national laboratory.

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Galactic Unite launch STEM scholarship at New Mexico State University

Galactic Unite – Virgin Galactic’s outreach initiative – has partnered with Ultimate Software to offer a new STEM scholarship for students at New Mexico State University. The scholarship has been created through a shared passion to drive positive change for young people through harnessing the power of space and will launch in the fall of 2019.  It will see five students awarded a one-year-long scholarship that includes 12 months mentoring with a Virgin Galactic team member. It will be granted to undergraduate students studying a degree in engineering at NMSU College of Engineering.

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NMSU program intends to place women, minorities in science and engineering careers

Over the past two years, the New Mexico State University College of Engineering has been developing a program to increase the graduation rates of underrepresented minorities, particularly minority women, and place them into science and engineering careers.

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DOD STEM paid internship opportunities

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U.S. Department of Energy – Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program

U.S. Department of Energy – Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program – Application now open and register for one of our webinars! We met a couple of years back during a visit to your campus where I shared information about the Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program at the U.S. Department of Energy.  I want to…
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Gilman Scholarship Program Spring 2019 and Summer 2019 Early Application Open

  Visit GilmanScholarship.org. The U.S. Department of State’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program is pleased to announce that the online application is open for students participating in credit-bearing study abroad and international internship programs during the spring 2019 and summer 2019 terms.  The Gilman Scholarship Program offers grants of up to $5,000 to U.S….
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