International Research Internship in Okinawa, Japan at Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University

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Employer: Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University – Admissions and Records Section

Expires: 04/15/2020

The OIST Graduate School offers research opportunities in Japan for any undergraduate and graduate students in STEM major.These 2-6 months placement in Okinawa (Japan) as a Research Intern provides talented students the opportunity to gain experience in a particular laboratory or to learn a specific technique. They work under the direction of a Professor at OIST and contribute to the research activities of their projects.Places for Research Interns are awarded twice a year on a competitive basis, with application typically six months in advance. Though OIST does not have any academic department, some of the core fields include: 1) Neuroscience, 2) Physics, 3) Chemistry, 4) Marine Sciences, 5) Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology, 6) Mathematical and Computational Sciences, and 7) Environmental and Ecological Sciences. To apply for the program, one must submit the following documents:Academic TranscriptOne Recommendation Letter CVStatement Once selected to the internship program, OIST will provide:Round-trip airfare (domestic or international) Living allowance (2,400 JPY per day)Housing whilst at OISTVisa support for those who need visa to enter JapanInsurance For more information, visit the link below:https://admissions.oist.jp/apply-research-internshipOnly applicants who submit their applications directly through our website can be considered.