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Technology-to-Market Scholar 2015, Advanced Research Projects Agency—Energy (ARPA-E) – Washington, DC

Organization: Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E)

Position Title: Technology-to-Market Scholar 2015

Location: Washington, DC

Dates and compensation: Summer 2015; Each selected Scholar will be paid a weekly stipend and travel costs; length of stay ranges from 8-12 weeks.

Application Deadline: April 3, 2015

Description: ARPA-E recruits Technology-to-Market Scholars who have a unique combination of technical and business skills to assist in the commercialization of high-impact technology development programs. This internship opportunity offers exposure to promoting the transition of cutting-edge energy technologies to market in a fast-paced environment. Scholars assist with Technology-to-Market program efforts in one or more topical areas.

Qualifications: Ideal candidates will have a bachelor’s degree (preferably in a technical field), are in the midst of completing a graduate level degree (preferably MBA or technical degree M.S./Ph.D. with a business focus), and have 3+ years relevant work experience.  Applicants should be prepared for deep immersion in a specific energy program area and must be comfortable working independently. Strong written and oral communication abilities, as well as an interest in energy and energy technologies, are required.

How to Apply: If you are interested in applying to the ARPA-E Technology-to-Market Scholars Program, please submit a current CV, a cover letter, and a list of references below.  Please submit your application by Friday, April 3rd, 2015. ARPA-E will contact candidates of interest for an initial phone interview.  Questions about the program can be directed via email to [email protected] with the words “Technology-to-Market Scholars” in the subject heading.

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