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The National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Internship Program supports a mission priority of NNSA to strengthen key science, technology, and engineering capabilities and enhance its career and leadership pipeline. This program also directly aligns to the Minority Serving Institutions Partnership Program (MSIPP) mission to create and foster a sustainable STEM-pipeline that prepares a diverse workforce of world class talent through strategic partnerships between MSIs and the DOE/NNSA Enterprise.
The goals of the program are:
The mission of the U.S. Department of Energy “is to ensure America’s security and prosperity by addressing its energy, environmental and nuclear challenges through transformative science and technology solutions.” With a mission focused on discovering solutions to power and to secure America’s future, the DOE is committed to science and innovation; energy economy; security and safety; and management and operational excellence. Learn More: https://www.energy.gov/mission.
Specifically, NNSA's mission includes:
Learn more about NNSA: https://www.energy.gov/nnsa/national-nuclear-security-administration.
In response to the evolving situation related to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is expected that all appointments will be hosted virtually. In the event travel is authorized, travel reimbursement for inbound and outbound expenses up to $1,000 for participants who live more than fifty miles, one-way, from the assigned hosting site will be provided.
Selected candidates may be assigned to scientific research, technical, policy, and other government relations projects that supports the NNSA mission. Opportunities will be supported by the following facilities:
Internships will be for 10 consecutive weeks beginning on Monday, June 7, 2021 through Friday, August 13, 2021.
A complete application consists of:
All documents must be submitted via Zintellect. All application components must be received in the system in order to be considered.
Contact us at NNSA-MSIIP@orise.orau.gov.
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Candidates must meet the eligibility conditions outlined for the program. A candidate must:
Special consideration will be given to minorities, and others who are underrepresented in science and technical fields.