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Is it fine to email several people regarding internship programs and potentially have to turn down one?

Yes, it is acceptable It is perfectly reasonable and normal to approach several people about the possibility of them mentoring you. A common way of doing this is to make your email enquiry both ...
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Is it fine to email several people regarding internship programs and potentially have to turn down one?

Yes, in fact this is very normal. People (both students & supervisors) know the chances of any one opportunity happening is low, hence students apply to multiple positions at the same time. See ...
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Is such an internship considered to be normal?

I am coming from a system where there are no required Ph.D. internships, even though it is common for students to do internships in industry. First, if you choose an advisor (or a program that will ...
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