Internship Links & Additional Resources

Getting an internship can be a daunting task, but hopefully the following links can help get you started.  For more detailed information see Bro. Brian Tonks or the Academic Discovery Center.

NSF's list of physics REUs:

(without the unitid=69 query you'll get all programs like chemistry, physics, math, etc.)

APS physics list of internships:

AAPT/SPS The Physics Nucleus (includes a forum to discuss internships, scholarships, etc.):

Idaho National Laboratory (INL)

Idaho State University (REU) Summer Program in Nuclear Physics, Radiobiology, and Nuclear Engineering. - Application due Feb 2nd

   - Additional Flyer

Idaho State University, Dept of GeoSciences

The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Summer Undergraduate Fellowship - Deadline February 3rd

Applied Physics & Astronomy at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)


U.S. Department of Energy - DOE Scholars Program- Deadline Jan 12

NOAA -  The Hollings undergraduate application due Jan 31

Nasa Idaho Space Grant Consortium - Begins accepting applications for Summer 2015 internships on November 10, 2014.

LERCIP College Summer Internship Opportunities - Applications accepted November 10, 2014 to March 01, 2015.

Arecibo Observatory Summer Program for UndergraduatesApplications accepted December 15, 2014 to January 26, 2015.

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Summer Research Program - Applications due Feb 1

National Undergraduate Fellowship Program in Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy Sciences - Applications due Feb 15

Lawrence Livermore National Lab

Internship at Coherent Inc

The University of Michigan REU at CERN more information can be found here

REU at the SETI institute


Lloyd V.Berkner Space Policy Internships Summer

- Biomedical Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program.

- Quantitative and Physical Science Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (QP-SURF) Program

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)

Nuclear and Radiochemistry Summer Schools - Applications due Feb 1

Yale CRISP MRSEC REU fellowships at Yale/SCSU
- Applications due Feb 1  

Bettis Summer Intern Program

LSU- REU Programs in Computational Sciences and Material Sciences - Applications due Mar 1

University of Notre Dame Summer REU in Physics - Applications due February 19, 2015

UC Davis REU Programs

University of Vermont Summer REU in Physics

SCF_Lab on "Satellite / Lunar Laser Ranging (SLR/LLR)"

CCT REU: Interdisciplinary Research Experience in Computational Sciences

LA-SiGMA REU:  Interdisciplinary Research Experiences in Materials Science

Navy Internship & Scholarship Opportunities



SULI/CCI Program Paid Internship - Deadline is January 9, 2015

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program- Deadline Feb 9, 2015

Quantitative and Physical Science Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (QP-SURF) Program- Deadline Feb 9, 2015

Summer Undergraduate Research Institution for the Study of Kidney Disease (SURISKD) Program- Deadline Feb 9, 2015

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 2015 HS-STEM Summer Internships- Deadline Dec 22, 2014

Pediatric Oncology Education (POE) Program - Deadline Feb 1, 2015

SPS Internship at NASA 
Society of Physics Students and NASA

SPS Internship at NIST 
Society of Physics Students and NIST

SPS Internships 
Society of Physics Students

Central Washington University Physics and Astronomy REU program

ISGC Scholarship: This scholarship is available to students entering or attending either 2- or 4-year schools in Idaho and pursuing a science, technology, engineering, or math field. Maximum award over 4 years is $7,000. Deadline to apply: March 16, 2015. More info here:!scholarships/c2088