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NASA Internships

By Cierra Seid
Posted on 24 October 2018 | 12:18 pm — 

NASA is accepting applications for interns for Summer 2019. The internships are competitive awards to support educational opportunities that provide unique NASA-related research and operational experiences for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students, as well as educators. These opportunities serve students by integrating interns with career professionals emphasizing mentor-directed, degree-related tasks, while contributing to the operation of a NASA facility or the advancement of NASA’s missions.

Deadline to apply: April 1, 2019

Applicant Criteria:

  • GPA – 3.0 at the time of application
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens. Will be required to show proof of US citizenship if selected for an internship.
  • Accepted to or enrolled full-time in an accredited U.S. college or university.
  • 16 years of age or older by the date that the internship begins.
  • Letter of recommendation to be submitted on your application to

Starting and ending dates for high school and college/graduate students:

High School: June 24, 2019 – August 2, 2019
College: June 3, 2019 – August 9, 2019

Summer Stipend amount for high school college, and graduate students:

High School (6 weeks): $2400
College Undergrad (10 weeks): $7300
College GRAD (10 weeks): $9000


Fall/Spring Internship – 16 Weeks
Undergraduates: $11,680
Graduates: $14,400

Summer Internship – 10 Weeks
Undergraduates: $7,300
Graduates: $9,000

To learn more about this opportunity, click here. If selected, students will be paired with an appropriate internship and location, therefore, position responsibilities and location is variable.

To apply, create an account and submit your application through the portal. If you receive an offer, you will have five days to accept or reject the offer. After five days, the offer will automatically expire.

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