Summer 2020 Internship Program

Vacancies / Internship Programs / Summer 2020 Internship Program
Deadline: 08 May. 2020
Location: Research Centre on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies, Nicosia, Cyprus
Type: Paid Internship


RISE Center of Excellence is pleased to announce its Summer 2020 Internship Program for undergraduate- and graduate-level students and early career individuals. Designed to act as an integrator of academic research and industrial innovation, RISE will use its Internship Program to inspire talented young researchers by exposing them to cutting-edge methods and Research in Interactive media, Smart systems and Emerging technologies – RISE. 
Interns will have the opportunity to carry out research as part of one of the Center’s Multidisciplinary Research Groups (MRGs). They will be introduced to the use of the latest methods and techniques in a chosen field or fields and, in the center of Nicosia and will become part of RISE’s lively ecosystem of academics, researchers, creative and onward-looking people, innovators, entrepreneurs and practitioners.
A number of paid Internship slots are offered for full-time engagement. Applicants must be available for 6 to 12 weeks between June 1 and September 30, 2020. Interns will be expected to give an open presentation of their work and findings before the end of their time with RISE.
Applicants should submit  via email to, using  the  subject line “Application: RISE CoE Summer 2020 Internship Program”, the following items:
1)A short statement of interest (max. 300 words) describing any relevant experience and indicating their top 3 Internship Projects found here
2) A Curriculum Vitae
3) Transcripts of coursework     
4) Contact information
5) Availability dates

Applicants must be able to work in RISE’s premises* in Nicosia and must be either:
  • Undergraduate students (BA, BSc);
  • Post-Graduate students (MA, MSc and PhD);
  • Early career individuals (who have graduated from university within the last year)
  • For non-EU applicants an entry visa and/or work permit may be required
*Important Note: Due to the corona virus pandemic remote internship arrangements will be considered and assessed on a case-by-case basis.
Extended application deadline: Friday, May 8, 2020.
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