Resources for find internships, research opportunities, and other math related summer experiences.
See the Recent Summer Experiences page to read about some of things Truman math majors have done over the past few years.
General Math Internships
- The #HireTruman website maintained by the Truman Career Center has searchable listings of internships.
- American Mathematical Society list of internships
- The FLITE program is a partnership with the Boeing Company in which several first year Truman students are selected for internships. For the summer of 2023, applications are due February 14th. Note: the program is aimed at “business-related” majors, and mathematics is considered such a major.
- Hollister, here in Kirksville is often looking for interns with background in math / statistics.
- The math department typically hosts several actuarial information sessions led by employers in the region. The connections made during these informal sessions often pave the way to formal interviews for internships. Contact Dr. Smith and ask him to add your name to his e-mail list to get notifications for these events and other opportunities for actuarial students.
- BeAnActuary.com – lots of information on the field actuarial science including finding internships
- The Actuarial Career Fair at Central Missouri University has been a good source of internships for Truman students. The 2022 fair will take place on Tuesday, September 20.
- Mathprograms.org – This is sort of like a CommonApp for summers research expeirences. It has both a listing of programs as well as a portal allowing you to easily send materials to multiple programs.
- TruScholars – support for up to 25 Truman students conducting research in any discipline.
- National Science Foundation REUs
- AMS listing of REUs
- Pathways to Science summer research search engine
- The Joseph Baldwin Academy is a three week residential program for middle school students. Truman students serve as professional staff and preceptors for the courses. Contact the instructor for any classes you might have an interest as preceptor.
- The SEE Program at Truman hires counselors / tutors.
- Upward Bound hires math instructors for summer courses.