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Oct 25, 2016 –

Interested in an exciting, paid summer internship opportunity? The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is looking for students in all academic levels interested in joining scientists and engineers on cutting-edge research and technology that directly supports our Nation’s defense.

The AFRL Scholars Program is a unique opportunity for students interested in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to gain valuable hands-on experience and contribute to research-based projects. Graduate interns are also able to collaborate with AFRL on current research and incorporate the research into their graduate work.

Internship Locations:

*         Kirtland AFB, in Albuquerque, New Mexico

*         Eglin AFB, in Valparaiso, Florida

*         AFRL Maui Optical and Supercomputing Site (AMOS), in Maui, Hawaii

Eligibility to apply:

*         Upper-level high school students (16 or older) – Specific projects designated for only high school students

*         Undergraduate students

*         Graduate and doctoral-level students

*         K-12 professional educators supporting STEM (at select locations)


For a full list of eligibility requirements, please visit the AFRL Scholars Website.

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Apply Now! The summer 2017 application opens on November1; Application deadline is January 17, 2017.


AFRL Scholars Program Administration

Universities Space Research Association (USRA) Education Programs Office

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