Summer Internship Program for Graduate Students

This award aims to increase the number of women and minority professionals in educational measurement and related fields.

Deadline: February 1, 2015; February 1, 2016

Sponsor: Educational Testing Service (ETS)

Description
Interns in this two-month program participate in research under the guidance of a senior ETS staff member in one of these areas: measurement theory, validity, natural language processing and computational linguistics, cognitive psychology, learning theory, linguistics, speech recognition and processing, teaching and classroom research, statistics, and international large scale assessments. Interns also participate in seminars and workshops on a variety of topics. Stipend is $5,000 for 8 weeks. Participants will be reimbursed for limited travel to and from Princeton, consistent with the ETS travel policy.
Eligibility
Applicant must be a graduate student who has completed 2 years of full-time graduate study in a doctoral program emphasizing psychometrics, cognitive psychology, educational measurement, educational psychology, statistics, higher education, technology, occupational vocational testing, focusing on minority issues, or policy studies, and minority candidates.
How to Apply
Please visit the Summer Internship Program for Graduate Students Web site after November for application information. The main criteria for selection will be scholarship and the match of applicant interests with participating ETS researchers and projects. ETS affirmative action goals will be considered. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.