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Summer Internship Call 2014

Expired April 30th!

Continuing the initiative of the previous years, the HLT research unit is happy to announce the availability of summer internships for MA/MS and PhD students interested in carrying out research projects in the field of human language technology at FBK Trento, Italy.

Our call addresses motivated students pursuing a degree in NLP, computational lingusitics,  speech processing, electrical engineering, or computer science.

Our Summer Internship Program is an exciting opportunity for students to enrich their scientific background. Under the guidance of an advisor, our internship students will focus on research topic such that the implementation, the experiments and the analysis of the results are carried out in about 10 weeks. 

Our program offers the opportunity to tackle challenging research task in NLP,  working with state of the art technologies and a large computing infrastructure (over 1,100 CPUs!). Some of the past internships have lead to publications at international conferences.

Motivated students with a valuable curriculum in any NLP topic are invited to submit their application here. Candidates can choose among different  topics or even specify project  listed in this page

Applicants will be selected and accepted on a first come, first served basis. This call will remain open untill all available positions are covered and no later 30th April 2014.  The typical duration of the internship is of 8-12 weeks, between 2 June - 26 September, 2014. Applicants will be contacted for an interview and to agree on the exact period of their stay. 

FBK is situated in Trentino area, in the very heart of a superb scenery offered by the Dolomiti Alps. Trento is characterized both by a rich and important cultural heritage and by a vibrant, international student life. By coming to Trento, be ready to meet students from all over the world, be part of exciting ideas and inspiring projects and enjoy the beauty of nature.

Financial Support

For all accepted non-resident students we will cover:
• travel expenses to/from Trento (limited contribution)
• local transportation between Trento-FBK
• lodging at the university campus
• free lunches at FBK's canteen (Monday-Friday)
• reimbursement of other food expenses (limited contribution)


Marcello Federico <surname> AT fbk <obvious-punctuation-mark-here> eu