NASA Internships are educational hands-on opportunities that provide unique NASA-related research and operational experiences for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students as well as educators. These internships integrate participants with career professionals emphasizing mentor-directed, degree-related, real-time world task completion. During the internship participants engage in scientific or engineering research, development, and operations activities. In addition, there are non-technical internship opportunities to engage in professional activities which support NASA business and administrative processes.
- Participants leverage NASA’s unique mission activities and mentorship to enhance and increase their professional capabilities
- Clarify their long-term career goals.
- NASA internships are available to high school through graduate level students attending full-time accredited programs appropriate to the NASA internship opportunity for which they receive an offer.
- U.S. citizenship is required for most internship opportunities.
- Select opportunities are also open to citizens from countries participating in the NASA International Internship (I^2) Program.
- Applicants must be enrolled full-time in a degree-granting course of study appropriate to NASA’s long-term professional workforce needs.
- College-level interns must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale or equivalent.
- While NASA Internships are available to students in a wide-variety of majors ranging from business to science and engineering, individual internship opportunities will target specific disciplines.
- Applicants have the opportunity to browse and selectively apply for specific internship opportunities once their application is complete.
Eligible Regions: United Nations