LANXESS │ SCI Scholars Internship

Summer 2014

Sponsoring Company:
LANXESS Corporation

Location: Pittsburgh, PA

Preferred Course of Study: Chemistry or Chemical Engineering

Organizational Unit: TBD

Internship Period: 10 weeks

Salary: $7,500

Additional Support: $2,000 stipend for travel and housing expenses


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


LANXESS manufactures high-quality products in the areas of chemicals, synthetic rubber and plastics. The company's portfolio comprises basic and fine chemicals, color pigments, plastics, synthetic rubber and rubber chemicals, leather, material protection products and water treatment.

Internship Description

The intern will conduct market research for various business segments and/or lab assistants. Activities may include, but are not limited to:

  • Updating business intelligence database
  • Conducting desktop research of market segments and/or product applications
  • Creating databases for different types of information (product lists, market research, etc.)
  • Updating website

If there is a business need, incumbent may have the option to work in a lab.

How to Apply

Apply by December 14, 2013!
  • Application Form
    Complete the application form (requires CV/resume). Be sure to indicate your top 3 internship company choices.

  • Official Transcript
    Send transcript to:

    SCI Scholars/Education
    American Chemical Society
    1155 16th Street NW
    Washington, DC 20036

  • Recommendation Form
    Select two people to submit recommendations. At least one recommender must be a faculty member at your institution.