U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory – Internship Opportunities

Research Area(s):
Aeronautics, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Education & Outreach, Information Technology/Computer Science, Intern Opportunities, Materials, Robotics, Spacecraft Design, Systems Engineering

Description:
The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is currently accepting applications for internship opportunities available at Kirtland AFB in Albuquerque, New Mexico; Eglin AFB in Valparaiso, Florida; and the Air Force Maui Optical and Supercomputing Observatory (AMOS) in Maui, Hawaii. AFRL Scholars Program internships are competitive awards that provide AFRL-related involvement for students to gain degree-relevant, real-world experience while contributing to the operation of an AFRL site and supporting the advancement of DoD missions. Internship opportunities are primarily in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines. Selected interns are paid a competitive stipend award amount based on their academic level at the beginning of the internship opportunity.

Participant Eligibility:
• U.S. Citizen
• Enrolled in high school or undergraduate/graduate programs at an accredited college or university
• Minimum age 16 years at the time the internship opportunity begins
• Availability to work full-time for a minimum of 8 weeks at an AFRL site
• Must be able to take personal responsibility for arranging transportation to and from worksite each day
• Must be able to pass a background check, resulting in a secret security clearance
• Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale (recommended)

Application deadline: January 17, 2017

Access to program website and additional details: http://afrlscholars.usra.edu/

Direct access to AFRL Scholars Program application: https://afrlscholars.usra.edu/students/

Point of Contact:
AFRL Scholars Program Administration
afrlscholars@epo.usra.edu

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