Institutes & Research

College of Engineering

U.S. Department of Education Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program


Research, Education and Financial Literacy EXcellence for Minority-focused Engagement (REFLEX-ME)

This is a three-year project funded by U.S. Department of Education Minority Science and Engineering Improvement Program with award #P120A190085.

Texas A&M University-Kingsville recently received a three-year award from U.S. Department of Education with a total amount of $749,196. The project title is Research, Education and Financial Literacy EXcellence for Minority-focused Engagement (REFLEX-ME), and the project team including Dr. Hua Li (PI, Mechanical and Industrial Engineering), Dr. Jaya Goswami (AVP for Academic Affairs), Dr. Kai Jin (Mechanical and Industrial Engineering). The REFLEX-ME project aims to enhance TAMUK STEM students’ interest and performance in their curricula and career preparedness through professional development and financial literacy. The various components of the project will help TAMUK minority students become informed, thoughtful, and productive individuals.


2021 Summer Research Internship (SRI) Program will be conducted 100% VIRTUALLY

June 7 to June 25, 2021 or July 12 to July 30, 2021

We are accepting applications via email.

Please apply as soon as possible!

Check out this 3-minute video to know our SRI program
(https://youtu.be/j644WuimoSc)


Please click here to download the 2021 SRI Program flyer

  • Submit Your Application Packet via Email
  • $555/week stipend for three weeks
  • Conduct Research Project Virtually
  • No in-person meeting is needed
  • Work with one of our world-class faculty members.
  • Potential research topics will come from different engineering disciplines
  • Necessary research supplies will be provided

WE ARE OFFERING FINANCIAL SUPPORT THROUGH
SENIOR DESIGN MINI GRANTS
TO SENIOR DESIGN PROJECT TEAM TO ENHANCE YOUR SENIOR DESIGN EXPERIENCE

PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION AS SOON AS POSSIBLE

Please click here to download the Senior Design Mini Grant flyer

Please click here to download the Senior Design Mini Grant Application Form

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RECEIVE $70 STIPEND BY COMPLETING FREE PERSONAL FINANCIAL LITERACY ONLINE TRAINING

Please click here to download the Financial Literacy flyer

Please click here to download detailed instruction

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