Cornell AgriTech offers a Summer Research Scholars Program for undergraduate students to carry-out their own independent research projects in Entomology, Horticulture/Plant Breeding, and Plant Pathology. Student interns will work with faculty, their graduate students and postdocs on research projects focused on specialty crops that can be laboratory and/or field-based.
Nine-week internships to conduct research in a faculty program at Cornell’s Geneva campus
Gain research experience and learn about the research and extension conducted at Cornell
Discussions on careers in science and field trips to see local agriculture will be offered
Benefits/support included: $4,825 stipend and housing
Program starts on May 29, 2019 (May 28 for travel) and runs through July 26, 2018 (July 27 for travel)
Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident at least 18 years of age by May 28, 2019
Must be enrolled as an undergraduate, with preferably three years of college level study in the life or agricultural sciences by June 2019.
Additional Salary Information: stipend for nine-week internship
About Cornell University
Cornell AgriTech is a preeminent center for food and agricultural research and education that is a vital part of Cornell University’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. Food and agriculture are multi-billion dollar industries for the New York state economy. Research, innovation and development are essential to the continued success of these industries and Cornell AgriTech is strategically positioned to play a lead role. We are committed to furthering over one hundred and thirty years of scientific discovery and innovation that drive economic development and deliver practical solutions for farmers and businesses. We are growing a healthier population, economy and environment for New York state and the world. Grow with us.