December 3, 2010

Homeland Security – STEM Summer Internship Program

2011 Summer Internships for Undergraduate Students
10 week research experience; $5,000 stipend plus travel expenses
Areas of research: Engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological/life sciences, agricultural sciences, environmental science, emergency and incident management, psychology, social sciences
·Projects offered at:
National research laboratories: Argonne, Lawrence Livermore, Los Alamos, Oak Ridge, Pacific Northwest, Sandia, Savannah River
DHS laboratories: Transportation Security Laboratory
Other research facilities, including Battelle, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Naval Research Laboratory
Locations include CA, CO, IL, MD, NM, NJ, SC, TN, WA
U.S. citizenship required
Application deadline: January 5, 2011
www.orau.gov/dhsinternships
Administered by Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

Research Internships in Science and Engineering (RISE)

The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is pleased to announce that for summer 2011 we will again the RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering) internship program, targeted to students from the fields of engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, earth sciences (geology) and related disciplines. Online registration and the internship database for RISE December 6th. The application deadline is January 31, 2011 .
Students interested in applying should visit www.daad.de/rise. For assistance with the application process please contact HONORSNSO@vcu.edu