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Check out the latest news on our AFRL Scholars and Mentors!

AFRL SCHOLARS - MORE THAN AN INTERNSHIP
For countless students, an internship is a necessary gateway to gain work experience and better understand the work environment they hope to enter after graduation. The AFRL Scholars Program offers a unique learning opportunity that aspires to accomplish more. Read the full article here.

ECE STUDENT PRESENTS PAPER AT SPACE COMPUTING CONFERENCE
AFRL Kirtland scholar Judy Brewer, a senior in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of New Mexico, presented at the 12th Annual Space Computing Conference this summer. Read the full article here.

AFRL SCHOLARS PRESENTS THE FIRST ANNUAL WARRIOR PANEL
How did AFRL Scholars connect the relativity of scholars’ contributive work to the big picture in advancing warfighting technology? One way was by networking scholars with warfighter tech end-users during an inaugural event at Eglin AFB during summer 2019. Read the full article here.

AFRL SCHOLARS IMPRESS ONE OF THE MOST IMPRESSIVE SCHOLARS
AFRL Scholars wrapped up the summer 2019 internship program at Eglin AFB with an awards ceremony, poster session event, and keynote presentation from American physician and retired NASA astronaut Dr. Story Musgrave. Read the full article here.


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AIR FORCE PARTNERSHIP WITH INDUSTRY SPARKS A MORE ROBUST STEM INTERNSHIP PROGRAM
Unique hybrid internship opportunities now offered for a limited number of AFRL Scholars, in partnership with Cummings Aerospace. Read the full article here.

ON A MISSION FOR MORE SCIENTISTS
Apollo-era astronaut Dr. Harrison “Jack” Schmitt spoke to Summer 2017 scholars at Kirtland AFB about the importance of being a young scientist in today’s world. Read the full article here.

FIRST HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT PRESENTATION, EVER!

Summer 2016 scholar of Kirtland AFB, the first high school presenter at the AAS/AIAA conference series, was highlighted in Space Times Magazine March/April 2017 issue. Read the full article here.

AIR FORCE ENGINEER LIGHTS THE WAY
Returning mentor Dr. Monica Allen of Eglin AFB is recognized for her outstanding contributions to the AFRL mission and her dedication to mentoring the next generation of scientists. Read the full article here.

POSTER SESSIONS NOTE INTERNS’ WORK
Summer 2016 AFRL Scholars at Kirtland AFB presented research at the poster session event to AFRL mentors and leadership. Click here to learn more.

HIGH-TECH, HANDS-ON INTERNSHIP PROGRAM WINDING DOWN
Summer 2015 AFRL Scholars at Eglin AFB presented research at the poster session event to AFRL mentors, leadership, and community. Click here to learn more.

AFRL SCHOLAR CREATES WINNING DESIGN FOR AFRL PHILLIPS SPACE CONFERENCE CENTER

2013 Scholar Daniel Osuna’s original design was selected for the construction of a handicapped-accessible ramp for an on-site building! Read the full story here.