Robotics Institute Summer Scholars (RISS) CMU Internship

By | June 12, 2017

Robotics Institute Summer Scholars (RISS) – CMU Internship 2018 Undergraduate Research Program:

Carnegie Mellon University has issued a notification regarding Robotics Institute Summer Scholars Internship 2018 on its official website. Students who are studying in undergraduate program, are eligible to apply for this Internship. Students who belong to other countries (other than USA), can also participate in RISS CMU Summer Research Program 2018. However, Students of first year of undergraduate program, are not eligible to apply.

Students are advised to submit their application form online within prescribed time limit. Carnegie Mellon University will declare deadline for registration of application along with Internship Notice. Students will be selected for Robotics Institute Summer Scholars Internship 2018 purely on merit basis. Among all students those who have any research experience or industry experience, will be given more preference in selection procedure.

Robotics Institute Summer Scholars (RISS) CMU Internship 2018

Robotics Institute Summer Scholars (RISS) CMU Internship

Carnegie Mellon University is a private research university situated at Pittsburgh, PA, United States. Robotics Institute Summer Scholars is a summer research program for talented undergraduate students. It is a great chance for Students to explore new ideas by experiencing research projects in Internship. After getting selected by Carnegie Mellon University, the Students will have to work on one project with a team. All intern students will be provided complete guidance by leading faculty and technical staff during RISS CMU Summer Internship 2018.

Name of Organization:

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Official Website:

Name of Internship:

Robotics Institute Summer Scholars (RISS) CMU Internship 2018

RISS CMU Undergraduate Research Program 2018

Duration of Internship:

RISS CMU Summer Research Internship 2018 will be conducted for maximum of 11 (eleven) weeks.

Schedule of Internship:

RISS CMU Summer Internship 2018 is schedule to be held from beginning of June to mid of August 2018.

Number of Students for Internship:

Every year, approximately 35 Students get selected Summer Internship Research Program to work with faculties and technical staff of CMU.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Students must be studying a Undergraduate program in relevant subject.
  • In addition, Students should have knowledge and skills in programming i.e. C, C++ etc.
  • Here, Students of 1st year of undergraduate are not eligible for Summer Internship Program 2018, therefore only 2nd, 3rd and 4th year undergraduate students are advised to apply.
  • Undergraduate Students of United States as well as International Students are eligible for this Internship.

Stipend Details:

Kindly refer Official Notification.

Financial Support:

All selected students will have benefit of financial support either from Robotics Institute or program partners (e.g. U.S. National Science Foundation).

Process of Selection:

Robotics Institute, CMU will consider Students’ academic record, programming skills and research experience to select them for RISS Summer Internship 2018.

For further details, please refer Official Notification.

Benefits of RISS CMU Internship 2018:

  • Participate in state-of-the-art research
  • Work with world-renowned robotics researchers
  • Gain new skills and research experience
  • Prepare for top graduate schools
  • Build a broad network of technical contacts
  • Interact with a diverse research team
  • Attend RISS tuition-free
  • Receive possible scholarships, fellowships, or other ­financial support

How to Apply Online for Robotics Institute Summer Scholars (RISS) CMU Internship 2018:

  1. Log on to official website at
  2. Read notification of internship and go through all FAQs.
  3. Select Apply link to open application portal.
  4. Register yourself and fill up online application form with required details.
  5. Upload your Photograph and other documents as per instructions.
  6. Provide your academic and experience details as asked.
  7. Submit your application form online on completion.
  8. Save your Application Registration Number/ID for reference.
  9. Take printout of your application form for record and further use.

Important Dates:

Starting Date for Online Application: First week of December 2017

Closing Date for Submission of Application: End of January 2018/Mid of February 2018

Click to Read/View Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online for Robotics Institute Summer Scholars CMU Internship 2018

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