Milliken & Company │ SCI Scholars Internship

Summer 2014

Sponsoring Company:
Milliken & Company

Location: Spartanburg, SC

Preferred Course of Study: Chemistry

Organizational Unit: Milliken Research

Internship period: 10 weeks

Salary: $7,000

Additional Support: $2,000 allowance for relocation and housing assistance


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

About Milliken & Company

Milliken is an innovation company that has been exploring, discovering, and creating ways to enhance people’s lives since 1865.  With expertise across a breadth of disciplines including specialty chemical, floor covering, and performance materials, we work around the world to add value to people’s lives, improve health and safety, and make the world more sustainable.  We have a global presence with 39 manufacturing facilities located in the U.S., U.K., Belgium, France and China.  In addition, sales and service operations are located throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. To learn more about the uniqueness of Milliken, visit our website.

Internship Description

The intern will work under the supervision of a Ph.D. researcher to create and test new systems. The work will involve both bench chemistry and prototype creation for materials that may be useful for electronics, medical devices, industrial coatings, or personal care. Experience in organic synthesis and analytical chemistry (spectroscopy, chromatography, etc.) is relevant and helpful.

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

  • Recommendation Form
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