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Autonomy Technology Research (ATR) Center Summer Program


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How can I participate as an ATR Center summer intern?


Our Application Portal is now OPEN!

After reading the information provided below, please visit the job posting and follow the instructions provided to apply.

To help you prepare, below is a list of the info/items you will need to have available.
During the application process, you will be asked to provide: 
  • Date you can begin the internship 
  • Cover letter
  • Resume/CV
  • Research Statement 
  • Copies of your Unofficial Transcripts
  • Name, occupation, and phone number of at least three references.
  • NOTE: U.S. Citizenship required. Lawful U.S. Permanent Residents not eligible.
You will also need to email the following in pdf format to: pamela.myers.2.ctr@us.af.mil
  • Copies of your Unofficial Transcript
  • Resume/CV
  • Research Statement
    • The research statement may contain: 
      • Relevant prior and/or current projects, 
      • Technical work experience, 
      • Technical area(s) of interest, 
      • Any prior ATR Center experience, and 
      • Optionally, the name of any government mentor you would like to work with


  • Competitive pay
  • Free housing
  • Travel to and from Dayton, Ohio
  • Use of Wright State facilities

Wright State University, an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, is committed to an inclusive environment and strongly encourages applications from minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Other activities for ATR Center participants

Day Trips

  • Amusement parks
  • Canoeing
  • Tubing
  • Hiking

Local Events

  • Celtic Fest
  • Dayton Air Show