Opportunities at the U.S. Department of Energy!

Katharine McDonough – February 28th, 2018

Apply to the Minority Educational Institution Student Partnership Program today! 

The Minority Educational Institution Student Partnership Program offers talented high school, undergraduate and graduate students summer internship positions with the U.S. Department of Energy and its National Laboratories. Positions involve scientific research or a focus on policy, business, and government relations. Internships include lodging, round trip airfare, and student stipends. As program participants, students receive an intensive 8-10 week assignment to "jump-start" their careers and develop their potential for future opportunities within the federal government. Students work side-by-side with leading scientists, engineers, and other top professionals to develop professional skills and enhance leadership capabilities.

Interpersonal and Leadership Skills

Interns participate in workshops that are designed to develop well-rounded leaders. Workshops may address topics such as time management, development of a professional identity, or effective communication skills.

Career Opportunities

Students have an opportunity to network with experts throughout the U.S. Department of Energy and its national laboratories. By attending business meetings, scheduled field trips and planned activities, students have a chance to explore career opportunities on a daily basis.

* you must have completed your Second Year, be a current U.S. citizen, and have a minimum GPA of 3.0 to apply.