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)

Direct link to internships with INL:

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

Idaho State University, Dept of GeoSciences

The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) Summer Undergraduate Fellowship - Application available in December

Applied Physics & Astronomy at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)

LUNAR EXPLORATION SUMMER INTERN PROGRAM - Applications due Jan 8, 2016    Flyer

U.S. Department of Energy - DOE Scholars Program- Deadline December 15, 2015 for Summer 2016 research

NOAA -  The Hollings undergraduate application due Jan 29, 2016 

Nasa Idaho Space Grant Consortium - Begins accepting applications for Summer 2016 internships on November 10, 2015.  Applications due by March 1st.

Internships with NASA:

LERCIP College Summer Internship Opportunities

Arecibo Observatory Summer Program for UndergraduatesSummer 2016 details coming soon

University of Nebraska-Lincoln Summer Research Program - Applications open November 15th due by February 1st

National Undergraduate Fellowship Program in Plasma Physics and Fusion Energy Sciences - Applications due January 9th

Lawrence Livermore National Lab

Internship at Coherent Inc

The University of Michigan REU at CERN Applications due by January 4, 2016

REU at the SETI institute 


Lloyd V.Berkner Space Policy Internships Summer Applications due by February 5, 2016

- Biomedical Sciences Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program. Applications due by February 9, 2016

- Quantitative and Physical Science Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (QP-SURF) Program Applications due by February 9, 2016

Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)

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

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

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 November 19, 2015

Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program- Deadline February 9

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

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

U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 2015 HS-STEM Summer Internships

Pediatric Oncology Education (POE) Program 

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 Applications due by February 20, 2016

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 for 2016 to be announced. More info here:!scholarships/c2088