This is a great opportunity for RD offices that have NSF funding, and for other NSF funded PIs and their graduate students at your institutions!
DCL 18-102 provides up to $55,000 per student in funding for up to six months to allow recipients to participate in research-based internships in STEM or STEM education research fields in non-academic settings. The goal is to enable students to gain knowledge, skills, and experiences that prepare them for entry into non-academic careers.
This opportunity is open to PIs who are supporting graduate students through any active NSF award. To be eligible, a graduate student must have completed at least one academic year in their graduate (master’s or doctoral) program and be making satisfactory progress towards degree completion.
For a description of the activities supported, visit the announcement page, then contact your program officer to discuss your proposal.