Dow Corning Corporation │ SCI Scholars Internship

Summer 2015

Sponsoring Company: Dow Corning Corporation

Location: Midland, MI

Preferred course of study: Chemical Engineering

Organizational Unit: Process Engineering, Science and Technology

Stipend/salary: $9,800

Internship Period: 10 weeks

Additional Support:

  • Subsidized, fully-furnished housing offered
  • Travel expenses reimbursed


  • Current Junior
  • U.S. citizen or permanent resident
  • Minimum GPA of 3.5

Internship Description

Process Engineers at Dow Corning provide engineering lab support for existing products, support scale-up of newly commercialized materials, and serve as unit operation experts for the Science and Technology (R&D) function.

Typical intern projects in this area focus on new or novel reactor design, reaction kinetics, waste/byproduct reduction, mixing/mass transfer studies, and/or separations. Supplemental activities may include computer simulation/modeling and prior art/intellectual property searches.

The focus of the internship is primarily on lab work, but some exposure to manufacturing environments may be provided.

How to Apply

Required Documents
Application Form

Complete the application form (requires CV/resume). Be sure to indicate your top 3 internship company choices.

Apply by December 19, 2014, midnight EST

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About Dow Corning

Dow Corning was established in 1943 specifically to explore and develop the potential of silicones. It has grown to become a global leader in silicone-based technology and innovation. Learn more at