DOE Scholars Program Accepting Applications

    Date Posted: 
    Wednesday, November 7, 2018

    The DOE Scholars Program introduces students and recent college graduates to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) mission and operations. The program is now accepting applications to award stipends starting at $600 per week for undergraduates and $650 per week for graduate students and post graduates during the internship period.

    Why should I apply?

    Being selected as a DOE Scholar offers the following benefits:

    • Stipends starting at $600 per week for undergraduates and $650 per week for graduate students and post graduates during the internship period
    • Limited travel reimbursement to/from assigned location
    • Direct exposure to and participation in projects and activities in DOE mission-relevant research areas
    • Identification of career goals and opportunities
    • Development of professional networks with leading scientists and subject matter experts

    Eligibility

    • Be a U.S. citizenship
    • Be an undergraduate, graduate student, or recent graduate of an accredited institution of higher education majoring in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and related areas.
    • Must be pursuing a degree or have received a degree within 5 years of their starting date in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) discipline or have demonstrated interest or experience in a STEM field that supports the DOE mission. 

    Veterans are encouraged to apply.  DOE Scholars selected by the Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) are given a Veteran's Preference. Selected veterans will be placed at various federal agencies in Washington, D.C. Veteran candidates who have received a college degree in an appropriate science, technology, engineering or math discipline within ten years of their starting date are eligible for appointments.

    How to Apply

    Applications and supporting materials must be submitted at

    https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/DOE-Scholars-2019

    Application deadline: December 17, 2018, 5:00 PM EST

    For more information: Visit https://orise.orau.gov/doescholars

    Questions? doescholars@orau.org