University of Minnesota
Minnesota Technical Assistance Program
Intern Program

2017 Intern Symposium Information

Apply to the MnTAP Intern Program!

MnTAP is seeking host companies and students for our 2018 summer intern program. Projects focus on waste reduction, water conservation, and energy efficiency at companies in Minnesota. Businesses, click here to apply; Students, click here to apply.

Past Intern Projects

SolutionsFourteen interns completed projects in 2016. Click here to view the video with highlights of the 2016 Intern Symposium. The final presentations are available online and are highlighted in the 2016 MnTAP Solutions. Other past intern projects are highlighted in the Solutions publications for each year and in the past intern projects online.

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For Businesses - Intern at Arctic Cat

For Businesses

A MnTAP intern in your facility can help you identify solutions to pollution prevention and energy efficiency projects that you and your staff don’t have the time to tackle. Companies that have participated have realized significant savings by implementing the intern's recommendations.


For Students - Intern at Hospital

For Students

As a MnTAP intern, you have the opportunity to evaluate and potentially implement pollution prevention and energy efficiency solutions in a real-world setting. This experience can provide you an opportunity to help a company reduce pollution, increase energy efficiency, and save money!


Past Projects - Intern at Ethanol Plant

Past Projects

MnTAP has placed highly qualified students in companies for 25 years. Nearly all of these projects have helped companies reduce waste and save money. On these pages, projects are listed by year and company and success stories are included, if available.