Externally Sponsored Internships


Student Undergraduate Laboratory Internships (SULI): Encourages undergraduate students to pursue STEM careers by providing research experiences at DOE laboratories.

Community College Internships (CCI): Encourages community college students to enter technical careers relevant to the DOE mission by providing technical training experiences at DOE laboratories.


Minority Serving Institution Internship Program: Allows undergraduate or graduate students attending a participating Minority Serving Institution to spend 10 weeks in summer working at an NNSA laboratory.

Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship (MLEF) Program: Provides students with educational opportunities to gain real-world, hands-on research experience with the Department of Energy’s (DOE) Office of Fossil Energy. 



DOE Scholars Program: Introduces students to DOE’s mission and operations.

DOE Office of Science Graduate Student Researcher Program: Provides graduate thesis research opportunities at DOE laboratories in areas that address scientific challenges central to the Office of Science mission.

DOE NNSA Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship: Students planning to conduct research in a science or engineering discipline related to high-energy-density physics, nuclear science, or materials under extreme conditions and hydrodynamics are eligible for this fellowship. 

DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship: Students participating in this fellowship employ high-performance computing for discovery in disparate disciplines. 

DOE NNSA Laboratory Residency Graduate Fellowship: Financial support is provided to talented individuals whose study and research is accompanied by extended, practical work experience at one or more of four DOE NNSA facilities.