Graduate Research Assistantships

Graduate Research Assistants 2019

Recruitment is underway for spring 2019 for Graduate Research Assistants in Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering at the University of Tennessee Space Institute located in Tullahoma, Tennessee. Recipients will receive a monthly stipend that includes tuition, maintenance fees, and health insurance. To be eligible for a graduate research assistantship you must be a full-time student. If interested please apply at http://www.utsi.edu/admissions/ if you have questions please contact the admissions office at 931-393-7234 or admit@utsi.edu.

 

If you would like to apply for a graduate research assistantship or fellowship at the University of Tennessee Space Institute (UTSI) the following is required.

You can submit the items above in one of two ways. During the completion of your online application for admission to the University of Tennessee Space Institute, Tullahoma campus location, or submit the above items separately by mailing the required information below to the University of Tennessee Space Institute, Admissions and Recruiting Department, Mailstop 01, 411 B. H. Goethert Parkway, Tullahoma, Tennessee, 37388. You have to apply for admission to the graduate school at UTSI in order to be eligible to apply for a graduate research assistantship at UTSI.

 

Graduate research assistantships are initially awarded for 12 month appointments and may be renewed based upon satisfactory progress toward degree goals and research work and the availability of funding. Graduate research assistantships provide tuition, maintenance fee, medical insurance and a stipend. The current stipend rate for a MS student is $18,791 for one year. The current stipend rate for a PhD student is $21,471 for one year.

 

Normally, students will need a cumulative GPA of at least 3.2 on a 4.0 scale to be competitive for an award upon entry. For U.S. citizens and permanent residents, there are no application deadlines for admission or financial aid. For international students, please refer to the International Student Admission deadlines. Early application will greatly increase the possibility of receiving financial support.

 

If you have questions about the application process, contact the Admissions office at admit@utsi.edu or toll-free (888) 822-8874 ext. 37234.