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2017 HS-STEM Internships
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate Office of University Programs sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (HS-STEM) disciplines. The program provides students with quality research experiences at federal research facilities located across the country and allows students the opportunity to establish connections with DHS professionals. It is open to undergraduate and graduate students in a broad spectrum of HS-STEM disciplines and DHS mission-relevant Research Areas.
Undergraduate students receive a $6,000 stipend plus travel expenses.
Graduate students receive a $7,000 stipend plus travel expenses.
10-week research experiences are offered at: Coast Guard Research and Development Center | Customs and Borders Protection | Engineer Research and Development Center | Federal Emergency Management Agency | Immigration and Customs Enforcement, Health Service Corps | National Security Technologies | National Urban Security Technology Laboratory | Naval Research Laboratory | Office for Interoperability and Compatibility | Transportation Security Laboratory | DOE National Laboratories: Argonne, Berkeley, Idaho, Livermore, Los Alamos, Oak Ridge, Pacific Northwest, and Sandia
Areas of Research: Engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological/life sciences, environmental science, emergency and incident management, social sciences, and more.
U.S. Citizenship required
Application Deadline: December 7, 2016, 11:59PM EST