Summer Internship | Air Force Research Lab, Kirtland AFB

Date Posted: 
Wednesday, January 13, 2021

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Position Location: 
Kirtland AFB, NM
Job Description: 

The Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) is currently accepting applications for internship opportunities available at AFRL sites across the United States [including but not limited to: Kirtland AFB in Albuquerque, New Mexico; Air Force Maui Optical and Supercomputing Site (AMOS) in Maui, Hawaii; Rome Laboratory in Rome, New York; Eglin AFB in Valparaiso, Florida]. AFRL Scholars Program internships are competitive awards that provide AFRL-related involvement for students to gain degree-relevant, real-world experience while contributing to the operation of an AFRL site and supporting the advancement of DoD missions. Internship opportunities are primarily in the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines.

Responsibilities, qualifications, and daily tasks are determined by the mentors (AFRL scientists and engineers). Questions related to position expectations and/or qualifications may be directed to the project mentors by using contact links on our website. Mentors are also responsible for making selections to their respective projects.

Selected interns are paid a competitive stipend award amount based on their academic level at the beginning of the internship opportunity. For specific rates, please visit our website.

For more information visit: https://afrlscholars.usra.edu/

DURATION

Temporary / Seasonal

JOB FUNCTIONS

Advertising, Media & PR, Data & Analytics, Education / Teaching / Training, Engineering - Civil / Mechanical / Other, Engineering - Web / Software, Information Technology, Lab Work/Science, Research, Other

JOB ROLES

Computer and Information Research Scientists, Software Developers and Engineers, Mathematicians and Mathematical Scientists, Aerospace Engineers, Bioengineers and Biomedical Engineers, Chemical Engineers, Civil Engineers, Computer Hardware and Electronics Engineers, Electrical Engineers, Industrial Engineers, Materials Scientists and Engineers, Mechanical Engineers, Nuclear Engineers, Miscellaneous Engineers, Biochemists and Biophysicists, Meteorologists and Atmospheric and Space Scientists

UNIVERSITIES SPACE RESEARCH ASSOCIATION

Universities Space Research Association (USRA) is an independent, nonprofit research corporation where the combined efforts of in-house talent and university-based expertise merge to advance space science and technology. USRA works across disciplines including biomedicine, planetary science, astrophysics, and engineering and integrates those competencies into applications ranging from fundamental research to facility management and operations. USRA engages the creativity and authoritative expertise of the research community to develop and deliver sophisticated, forward-looking solutions to Federal agencies and other government sponsors.

QUALIFICATIONS

MINIMUM CUMULATIVE GPA

3.0

ALLOWED SCHOOL YEARS

Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, Senior, Alumni, Graduating December 2020 - December 2025

ALLOWED MAJORS

All Astronomy/Space Exploration, Construction Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Cyber Security, Chemistry, Computer Science, Computer Systems Networking & Telecommunications, Mathematics, Computer Programming, General Engineering, Agriculture & Biological Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Statistics, Electrical Engineering, Information Systems Management, Physics, Aerospace Engineering, Chemical Engineering, and Biology majors

WORK AUTHORIZATION REQUIREMENTS

US work authorization is required

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