You'll broaden your horizons through hands-on business and entrepreneurial experience which will expand your abilities in the business world.
Join the UARF team! The University of Akron Research Foundation is looking for students from all academic backgrounds. UARF assists startup companies and help UA faculty commercialize their research and inventions. You can apply for summer or semester-long internships.
NEOSVF is a student run non-profit venture capital firm. NEOSVF critiques potential investment startups, give a thorough investigation on each, and vote on which one should be funded. They are looking for the best and brightest grad students to become members.
The NSF Innovation Corps site (I-Corps) is a partnership program that teaches grantees to identify product opportunities from research and offers entrepreneurship training to student participants through the NSF I-Corps Teams program.
The Industrial/Community Assistantship program creates internships to place as well as partially fund graduates at local businesses in Northeast Ohio while UA awards matched-tuition scholarships to students and graduate interns.
Contact University of Akron Research Foundation
Phone: 330-972-7840 • Fax: 330-972-2368 • Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
170 University Circle, Suite 312, Akron, Ohio 44325-2103
Student research in UA news
UA robotics team finishes second in lunar mining competition
The team of College of Engineering students designed and constructed a robot to mine, transport and deposit regolith (sand) in a simulated Mars environment.
This future engineer thrives on perpetual motion
Biomedical engineering major Melissa Boswell found a way to do it all — classes, undergrad research, co-ops, campus involvement and volunteering — for a rich Akron Experience.
Nation’s first corrosion engineering baccalaureate graduates
Thanks to coursework and field experiences, the group is career-ready to help solve a $400 billion problem in the United States.