An internship that provides some of America’s brightest engineers, from historically under-represented communities, the opportunity to work on cutting-edge projects and programs that directly support the U.S Army Aviation & Missile Center (AvMC) and the Department of Defense. While working alongside engineers at the National Institute of Aviation Research (NIAR), Spirit Aerosystems and Textron Aviation, students will gain insight into the advanced materials testing & design and development of the military aviation and missile assets. Students will also receive mentoring from leadership at AvMC while exploring engineering careers within the Department of Defense.
Create a professional network
Build a strong resume
Secure good references & recommendations
Potential to transition to a permanent job with one of the program’s partners
“Having hands-on experience is so important heading into the job market, which is why I jumped at the chance to get involved with this program.”
-Cayla Brooks, 2021 FI Intern