Partnerships for Innovation
Science Education and Workforce Development Fact Sheet (PDF, 825 KB)
Last year alone, we supported more than 5,000 students and faculty who took part in internship, scholarship, and fellowship programs that either provided further direction for their careers or encouraged them to pursue degrees in areas of critical national need. That number consisted of:
We also play a key role in expanding the diversity of the engineering and scientific workforce through our efforts to raise the level of participation of Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) and Minority Education Institutions (MEI) in our education programs.
Each Saturday from February through March, join us as scientists from ORNL engage students in presentations and hands-on science activities.
A partnership between ORAU, ORNL and Roane State Community College is hoping to change the high cost to produce carbon fiber through an experimental pilot project that aims to re-energize American manufacturing and create new jobs in this industry.