NASA internships and fellowships leverage NASA’s unique missions and programs to enhance and increase the capability, diversity and size of the nation’s future science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) workforce.
Internships are available from high school to graduate level. Internships provide students with the opportunity to participate in either research or other experiential learning, under the guidance of a mentor at NASA.
NASA Internship Program 2020-2021 – ELIGIBILTY – REQUIREMENTS
- U.S. Citizen
- Cumulative 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
- Full-time students (high school through graduate)
- 16 years of age at the time of application (no exceptions)
- Undergraduate and graduate students must be enrolled full-time in a degree-granting program at an accredited college or university.
- Educators are also eligible to apply
TOP FIVE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT NASA INTERNSHIPS
- NASA INTERNS CONTRIBUTE TO NASA MISSIONS!
Interns are integrated in NASA teams and assigned to authentic projects.
- PRIOR EXPERIENCE IS NOT REQUIRED!
Although prior experience can be valuable and may be preferred for some projects, it is not a requirement for NASA internships.
- MOST INTERNS RECEIVE A STIPEND AWARD!
The stipend award amount is based on student’s academic level and the length of internship.
- NASA INTERN PROJECTS ARE AVAILABLE IN THREE SESSIONS.
Interns are selected and placed in projects for fall, spring and summer sessions at any NASA location.
- ONE APPLICATION CAN BE VIEWED AGENCYWIDE.
Students complete one application that is viewed by mentors agencywide.
When will I hear if I am selected?
Selections may occur any time after you submit your application.. You will be contacted if you are considered for a project.
Are selections made for every project?
Selections are contingent upon many factors, so some projects may remain unfilled.
HOW TO APPLY FOR NASA INTERNSHIP
As a NASA Intern you will be part of an amazing team that is dedicated to space exploration. You will work with leading experts and gain valuable experience as you participate in research and mission projects.
To apply, visit https://intern.nasa.gov/
For more Information: Visit the website for NASA Internship Program 2020-2021 for US Citizens