ETS Internship, Fellowship and Visiting Scholar Programs in Research
Collaborate with ETS researchers to carry out innovative and impactful R&D projects.
Learn more about available internships and how to apply.
Application has closed for the Summer 2022 internship.
If you are a creative and innovative individual who wants to help shape the future of learning and assessment, we encourage you to apply for the 2022 Summer Research and Measurement Sciences (RMS) Internship program.
RMS conducts rigorous foundational and applied research on the most critical issues facing education and the workforce. Central to ETS’s legacy of global leadership in learning and assessment, RMS is dedicated to advancing the science and practice of measurement, driving innovation in digital assessment, learning and teaching, and advancing equity of opportunity for all learners.
As an intern in RMS, you’ll work with experts who are nationally and internationally known as thought leaders, trusted advisors and go-to collaborators for their high-impact work addressing significant educational and societal goals.
If you’re accepted into the program, you’ll collaborate with scientists on projects related to these topics and will participate in data analysis, writing and other research tasks. Upon the completion of the program, you’ll have the opportunity to present your findings to teams across R&D.
You’ll perform any number of tasks associated with a research project, such as:
If you’re matched to projects involving specialized procedures or software, you may also be learning the technology.
Doctoral students who have completed at least 2 years in one of these areas or a related field are encouraged to apply.
The main criteria for selection will be scholarship and the match of applicant interests and experience with the research projects.
We value team members who bring a diversity of interests and lived experiences to RMS. We strongly encourage students from underrepresented groups and backgrounds to apply. Late or incomplete applications will not be considered.
Complete the electronic application form. On the application form:
Some examples of the kinds of projects interns have worked on in recent years include:
For more information, contact us via email.