A complete application consists of:
For detailed application requirements, please visit How to Apply on the DHS HS-STEM Program website.
Please click here for a tutorial on how to build a successful DHS HS-STEM application.
If you have questions, send an email message to DHSed@orau.org. Please include the program name (DHS HS-STEM) in the subject of your email.
The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate Office of University Programs sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for undergraduate and graduate students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) disciplines. The program provides students with quality research experiences at federal research facilities located across the country and allows students the opportunity to establish connections with DHS professionals. It is open to students in a broad spectrum of HS-STEM Disciplines and DHS mission-relevant Research Areas.
Undergraduate students receive a $6,000 stipend plus travel expenses.
Graduate students receive a $7,000 stipend plus travel expenses.
For detailed program information, please visit http://www.orau.gov/dhseducation/internships/
Please visit the DHS HS-STEM Program website for complete eligibility conditions.