Pacific Northwest National Laboratory High School SRAP - Battery Materials and Systems Intern [Summer] in RICHLAND, Washington
Organization and Job ID
Job ID: 308911
Directorate: Energy and Environment
Division: Battery Materials and Systems
Group: Fundamental Battery Research
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is seeking ambitious, high caliber sophomore, junior or senior high school students for intern assignments within the Student Research Apprenticeship Program (SRAP). This summer internship is a research-based experience for students who are sophomore, juniors or seniors and/or students traditionally underrepresented in science and engineering.
This internship will be working with stationary energy storage, as a critical component in grid modernization, offers a potentially cost-effective approach for reliable renewable integration, balancing the mismatch between supply and demand, and improving overall grid reliability and efficiency. The project focuses on the development of electrochemical storage technologies for stationary energy storage applications. In particular, machine learning modeling on big data sets is being developed to design new energy materials.
*BEFORE YOU APPLY*
When asked to upload your resume to your application, you need to upload one (1) PDF file that includes the following:
Personal Statement: Describe who you are beyond your academic achievements and potential. Offer information in regards to what kind of activities, leadership or experiences you’ve had that contributed toward your interest in STEM.
APPLICATIONS THAT DO NOT INCLUDE THE ITEMS ABOVE IN THEIR SINGLE PDF UPLOAD WILL BE DISQUALIFIED AS INCOMPLETE.
Applicants must be currently enrolled as a sophomore, junior or senior in a public or private high school at time of application.
Applicants must be 16 years of age by June 2019.
Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (from beginning of 9th grade to current standing).
Relevant Course Work - Basic courses in mathematics, chemistry, and physics. Some computer coursework will be a plus.
Computer Skills - Basic usage of computer applications. Experience with computer programming will be beneficial.
Other Desired Skills - Strong oral and written communication skills will be desired.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Battelle Memorial Institute (BMI) at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and supports diversity in the workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital or family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or genetic information. All BMI staff must be able to demonstrate the legal right to work in the United States. BMI is an E-Verify employer. Learn more at jobs.pnnl.gov.
Directorate: Energy & Environment
Job Category: Undergraduate Internships
Group: Battery Materials & Systems
Opening Date: 2019-02-11
Closing Date: 2019-03-15