Thurman Jones, President
of Patriots meeting with MITRE team
Women of Color
Conference in Detroit, Michigan
a not-for-profit organization, MITRE works in the public interest
across federal, state and local governments, as well as industry
and academia. They bring innovative ideas into existence in areas
as varied as artificial intelligence, health informatics, space
security, cyber threat sharing, and cyber resilience.
Corporation would like to hire approximately 10 high school
freshmen and sophomore (9th and 10 grade) students to work in paid
positions this summer at MITRE in McLean, Virginia, near Tyson's
Corner(shuttle from metro available).
fill these positions, MITRE is seeking high school freshmen and
sophomores applicants who have:
• Excellent academic records.
• Mature behavior and good
• Previously expressed and
demonstrated interests in the STEM fields.
• Additionally, some experience in
computer programming would be
helpful but not required.
Special consideration given to applicants and participants from groups
that presently are underrepresented in the STEM fields (e.g., women
and minorities). U.S. Citizenship is a requirement.
Students who are selected to work in this program will assist in
state-of the-art R&D projects. They will be paired with adult
mentors who have great expertise in the fields of the technical
projects, as well as much interest in student mentorship and
• Artificial intelligence and "deep learning"
• Cyber security
• Data analytics
• GPS and space sciences
• Health sciences
Monday-Friday; 8:00 AM or
9:00 AM to 4:30 or 5:00 PM.
9th and 10th grade students interested, experienced, and skilled in
the STEM fields can apply to MITRE's program at the link below: