Department of Energy Office of Science

The Office of Science / US Department of Energy is pleased to announce paid research internship opportunities for undergraduate students and faculty  in areas of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) for the summer of 2017. Applications due January 13, 2017 at 5:00pm ET


Community College Internship (CCI) program seeks to encourage community college students to enter technical careers relevant to the DOE mission by providing technical training experiences at the DOE laboratories. Selected students participate as interns appointed at one of 15 participating DOE laboratories. They work on technologies or instrumentation projects or major research facilities supporting DOE’s mission, under the guidance of laboratory staff scientists or engineers.  

Links to the online application system, are available at​  


Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI) program places students from 2 and 4 year undergraduate institutions as paid interns in science and engineering research activities at DOE national laboratories and facilities, working with laboratory staff scientists and engineers on projects related to ongoing research programs. Appointments are for 10 weeks during the summer term, are open to US Citizens and US Lawful Permanent Residents, include a weekly stipend, reimbursement for one round trip domestic travel to the participant’s host DOE laboratory, and possibilities for a housing allowance. More than 850 internships are sponsored annually.

Links to the online application system, are available at

Internship level: 
Location(s): Various
Application Due: 
Thu January 12, 2017