Two NIUVT Students Accepted Into NREIP Program

JANUARY 31, 2022 | The Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) places college and university students in Department of Navy (DoN) laboratories where they take part in real Naval research for ten weeks during the summer.

NREIP gives academically talented college students, graduating seniors, and graduate students pursuing STEM careers the opportunity to learn about Naval research and technology while receiving first-class mentoring by top scientists and engineers.

NREIP is a competitive program with over 800 placements in 47 laboratories around the country in which many participants go on to careers within the DoN. Interns are selected based upon academic achievement, personal statements, recommendations, and career and research interests.

NIUVT is happy to announce two of its students were accepted into this program:

Alexandra Byrne, University of Rhode Island

Mentor: Dr. James LeBlanc, NUWC Newport

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Arun Shukla, URI

Tyler Chu, University of Rhode Island

Mentor: Dr. James LeBlanc, NUWC Newport

Faculty Advisor: Dr. Arun Shukla, URI

Alexandra Byrne Tyler Chu