The MU Integrated STEM Internship is a 9-week program that will include four weeks of hands-on experiences in a campus research setting with a research mentor, followed by four weeks embedded with a county-based Extension faculty member. It is open to all Missouri students, but preference will be given to those completing their freshman or sophomore year. Students chosen for the program will select an area that best matches their career path and/or area of interest. Options include:
Plant Health and production
Animal health and production
Food safety, nutrition and health
Agriculture Economics and rural communities
Students will receive $500 per week ($4500 total), plus travel expenses, campus parking and a stipend for housing and food.