Future STEM Teachers In South Texas F(ST)2

Summer Internship Application 2017

F(ST)2 is accepting applications for Summer Internship 2017 until the positions are filled.
. Potential Interns will be invited to interview with the Internship Supervisors.

Eligibility Criteria

1. At least 18 years of age

2. Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident

3. A student at the Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Del Mar College, TSTC (Texas State Technical College), and STC (South Texas College).

4. A freshman or sophomore majoring in STEM areas (e.g. biology, chemistry, computer science, geosciences, mathematics, physics, etc.)

5. Meet a cumulative GPA of 2.6 or better on a 4.0 scale


Background Reguirements

1. be interested in pursuing a teaching certification through TAMUK Educator Preparation Program to teach STEM subjects in high need schools

2. be interested in working as a teaching assistant for a middle/high school STEM camp or tutorial program

3. have the ability to work with minimal supervision; possess good leadership abilities and responsibility skills; demonstrate appropriate behavior at all times; and be patient, enthusiastic, self-controlled and dependable

General Information

1. $2,000.00 stipend for 4 week internship: June or July, 2017

2. Intern must fulfill all of the requirements to receive the full stipend of $2,000

3. Free room and board for those who work on TAMUK campus and Kingsville ISD

Internship Placement Options

1. TAMUK Special Programs (Upward Bound Math & Science, Upward Bound Math & Science Urban, etc.)

2. TAMUK Center for Student Success (Dual Enrollment Program)

3. Summer Remediation/Tutoring Programs (Kingsville ISD, Corpus Christi ISD, Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD

Contact Information

Dr. Monica Wong-Ratcliff (monica.ratcliff@tamuk.edu) for additional information