Pictured above: A recent REVAMP class touring an industry partner's facility during their 10-week stay at Georgia Tech.

Program Overview

The Research Experience for Student Veterans in Advanced Manufacturing and Entrepreneurship (REVAMP) program is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) as a Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) summer site. The Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute (GTMI) hosts the program to train undergraduate students in the fundamental principles of:

·       Advanced manufacturing science and technology

·       The transition of basic discoveries in manufacturing science into innovative commercial products and processes.

Program Details

REVAMP is a 10-week summer program that is being held from May 20 – July 26 at the Georgia Tech Manufacturing Institute, located on the Georgia Institute of Technology main campus. Students work under the supervision of a faculty mentor to complete a research project centered on cutting edge manufacturing science and technology. They also receive entrepreneurship training through attending seminars and learning from successful startup companies. Click here to learn more about REVAMP research areas.

Benefits Each Student Receives

·       $5000 Stipend                                 

·       On-campus housing     

·       $500 support towards travel

·       Professional development              

·       Leadership skills

·       Entrepreneurship training

·       Hands-on training in manufacturing research

·       Tours of manufacturing facilities

·       Conference opportunities

Who Should Apply

·       Undergraduate students in all STEM majors

·       Student veterans, minorities and women in STEM fields are highly encouraged to apply

·       U.S. citizenship or permanent residency is required


How to Apply
The Summer 2019 REVAMP REU program is now accepting applications. Click Here to learn more about how to apply to the program.

Program Contacts

Dr. Chuck Zhang, Professor, H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering

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