RIPS Summer Internship 2021 in the United States

Current undergraduate students and recent graduates with interest in mathematics and computer sciences are invited to apply for a summer internship at University of California, Los Angeles. The program will take place over nine-weeks in the summer 2021. Interns will receive a $3,500 stipend and have all their expenses covered. The deadline is on 21 February 2021.

Apply for RIPS Internship in the United States

The programme, RIPS Internship in the United States, is organised by the Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM) at University of California, Los Angeles.

The institute fosters the interaction of mathematics with a broad range of science and technology, builds new interdisciplinary research communities, promotes mathematical innovation, and engages and transforms the world through mathematics.

IPAM also engages the local community through its public lecture series.

The Research in Industrial Projects for Students (RIPS) Program is an opportunity for undergraduate students or recent graduates with a strong background in mathematics and an interest in seeing how mathematics is used in the real world.

Most of the projects have a significant computational component, so that proficiency in computer science, data analysis or numerical computation is valuable, but not necessary for everyone.

The participants will work in teams on real-world research projects proposed by sponsors from the industry or the public sector. International students from all over the world can apply for RIPS Internship in the USA.

All the expenses of the selected candidates will be covered by The Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics (IPAM), University of California, Los Angeles.

The program will take place on 22 June – 21 August 2021. Participants will receive a stipend of $3500, a travel allowance coverage, accommodation and meals provided.

The deadline is on 12 February 2021.


Main Criteria

Undergraduate and recent graduates from around the world are invited to apply for the internship. Students must be studying or have studied outside the United States.

The following must be required for a RIPS US internship online application:

  • Resume/CV
  • Transcript
  • 2-Reference Letters

Find out more here.

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