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Innovation and Economic Development

Student Experience

Find out how the University of Maine helps students find their passion through hands-on learning and engaging experiences in research labs, internships, scholarships or business opportunities.

Working in Labs

The University of Maine is a research university  that encourages both undergraduate and graduate students to get involved in real research project working in research labs. Research labs offer one of the best ways to learn in a hands-on environment with our world-class faculty and staff. For positions available within research labs: Center for Undergraduate Research.…

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BxG Innovate for Maine Fellows ’13 One of the best ways to prepare for the future is by working in an internship. For a full list of internship opportunities the best place to search is the University of Maine’s Career Center. For more specialized internships, fellowships and co-ops in innovation and economic development related fields, explore…

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Scholarships and Grants

Are you looking for a scholarship to help offset the cost of your education? For a list of scholarships available to all University of Maine students be sure to check out the UMaine Student Financial Aid Office. Innovation and Economic Development BxG Innovation Engineering Scholarships Pulp & Paper Foundation College of Engineering Scholarships Natural Science, Forest,…

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Student Entrepreneurs

The University of Maine works hard to help student entrepreneurs grow and expand both before and after graduation. If you are interested in starting a business or non-profit, contact UMaine’s Foster Center for Student Innovation and learn about all of the resources available to help you succeed. Sea & Reef Aquaculture Sea & Reef Aquaculture was founded…

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