MERITS Program is open for Summer 2022

Attention Maine high school Juniors: Are you interested in interning at a Maine STEM-based (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) research institution or company for six weeks during the summer of 2022?

The Maine Space Grant Consortium is pleased to announce funding for internship opportunities for highly motivated juniors under our MERITS program.

For more information and to download the program guidelines, application form and FAQ, visit our website at

Applications are due January 14, 2022 – UPDATE:  Application due date has been extended to January 31, 2022