Industry Academic Fellowship (IAF) Program Applications Deadline

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Southern Connecticut State University

Today is the deadline for applications for the Werth Industry Academic Fellowship program for the summer of 2018.

The Werth Family Foundation-sponsored Industry Academic Fellowship (IAF) program at the CSCU-CNT provides undergraduate and graduate students with the opportunity to conduct team-based interdisciplinary research. During the course of this eight-week summer program, IAF students will conduct research in collaboration with educators and industry professionals, while exploring the business-related aspects of technology. Students will work part-time on their projects during the spring and fall semesters. Research teams will be working on nanotechnology projects with topics including nano-medicine and nano-environmental studies.

2018 Industry Academic Fellowship Flyer

  • Dates June 4, 2018 July 27, 2018
  • Eligibility This program is open to highly motivated undergraduate science students in all disciplines who have completed their sophomore year.
  • Stipend Each participant will receive a stipend of up to $5,000; $3,000 during the eight weeks in the summer (June and July), and $2,000 during the preceding spring and following fall semesters.
  • Application The selection of IAF candidates is based on a personal statement, resume, academic transcript, and one letter of recommendation.

The deadline for applications is March 1, 2018.

The application can be found here.

Only complete applications will be considered.

Transcripts and letter of recommendation can be submitted electronically to:


Southern Connecticut State University
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515

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Carol Jenkins

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