Welcome to the JPL Student Internship and Faculty Application. This is the first step on your journey to landing an exciting STEM internship or faculty research opportunity with the leader in robotic exploration of the solar system. (Note: This form is for students interested in applying to JPL Year-Round Internship Program, JPL Faculty Research Program, Maximizing Student Potential in STEM, and JPL Summer Internship Program

For a full listing of JPL internships, fellowships and workshops, and information on how to apply, visit: www.jpl.nasa.gov/internships

Important! Please ensure you have met the following requirements before submitting an application. Applicants who do not meet these requirements will not be considered.
    1. Applicants must have a 3.0 cumulative GPA or higher.
    2. Applicants must be U.S. Citizens or Legal Permanent Residents. Foreign Nationals are invited to apply under the JPL Visiting Student Research Program.

*Select a program(s)
JPL Summer Internship Program

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The JPL Summer Internship Program offers 10-week, full-time, summer internship opportunities at JPL to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering or mathematics.

As part of their internships, students are partnered with JPL scientists or engineers, who serve as the students' mentors. Students complete designated projects outlined by their mentors, gaining educational experience in their fields of study while also contributing to NASA and JPL missions and science. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in a number of enrichment activities, including tours, lectures and career advisement, arranged by the JPL Education Office.


JPL Year-Round Internship Program

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Offers research opportunities at JPL for students whose colleges and universities allow them to pursue off-campus independent study during terms or semesters of the academic year as well as summer recess.


Maximizing Student Potential in STEM

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Maximizing Student Potential in STEM, or MSP, offers part-time and full-time internship opportunities at JPL to underrepresented students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines.

As part of their internships, students are partnered with JPL scientists or engineers, who serve as the students' mentors. Students complete designated projects outlined by their mentors, gaining educational experience in their fields of study while also contributing to NASA and JPL missions and science. Students will also have the opportunity to participate in a number of enrichment activities, including tours, lectures and career advisement, arranged by the JPL Education Office.


JPL Faculty Research Program

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A fellowship program for full-time faculty teaching at accredited U.S. institutions, JFRP provides opportunities for science, technology, mathematics and engineering (STEM) faculty to engage in research of mutual interest to the faculty member and a JPL researcher.


*Period(s)
Fall
Spring
Summer
Any
*Availability
Part-time (20hrs/week)
Full-time (40hrs/week)
Any
*Primary interest area
Additional interest areas

*First Name
*Last Name
*Email Address
*Confirm Email Address
Phone number
Address
City
State
Zip Code
*Country
*Are you 18 or older?
*Citizenship
U.S. Citizen
Lawful Permanent Resident

Any person not a citizen of the United States who is residing the in the U.S. under legally recognized and lawfully recorded permanent residence as an immigrant. Also known as "Permanent Resident Alien," "Resident Alien Permit Holder," and "Green Card Holder."


*Current Academic Level
College Undergraduate
Graduate Student
Incoming College Freshman
*Institution
*Major(s)

  
Select all Computer Software Skills that apply
  SkillsProficiency Level
Python
Java
C++
Ruby
MATLAB
Other Skills:
 
*Unofficial transcript

Transcript must be a Microsoft Word or Adobe PDF format with no spaces in the name.
*Resume

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