You are here

CAR Outreach

CAR believes in giving back to the community and sharing our passion for automotive engineering with others. Each year we welcome more than 1600 guests through our doors through tours, summer camps, internships and outreach events. For more information on our outreach initiatives please contact Events and Outreach Manager, Jen Humphrey at


*Applications for the 2019 Camp CAR closed on May 1, and the camp is confirmed full, with a waitlist. Applications for the 2020 Camp CAR will open April 1, 2020, so please check back. Thank you for your interest!

Camp CAR

Camp CAR at TRC

Camp CAR is a week long summer day camp intended to educate students 14-18 year olds on various aspects of engineering including automotive, simulation and manufacturing. Participants will have the opportunity to hear from CAR researchers about the latest research initiatives, complete hands on projects and even take a field trip or two!

Check out the story from Camp CAR 2018.


Summer Internship Program

summer interns

CAR hosts a limited number of college students for an eight week summer internship program. Interns gain experience working on an automotive project led by a CAR researcher or faculty member.

Check out the 2018 CAR intern story. 

The deadline to apply for 2019 summer internships has passed.