(October 07, 2013) With this release NATI is calling for applications to its 52 week cost-shared internship program.The Commercialization Officer Internship and Directed Research Program(COIDRP) is intended to support technology commercialization training and experience for individuals with an appropriate background in business, engineering, science and/or other equivalencies.
There are three main purposes for COIDRP including the creation of a forum to provide practical, hands-on work experience for new post-secondary graduates in the areas of R & D and product commercialization, as well as experience in trade and export activities designed to support commercialization; to enable the participating companies to develop their capabilities through the provision of in-house R & D and commercialization advisory services; and to increase the commercialization of products and services for NL-based companies.
Placements are limited and selection is competitive; preference will be given to NL companies who demonstrate a focus on commercialization and directed research, and show that they can provide an intern with a quality placement.
The deadline for applications is Friday, October 25.
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