Externally Sponsored Student Programs

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: Provides undergraduate or graduate students attending a participating Minority Serving Institution the opportunity 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.

For more information, contact:
Mildred Lambrecht, University Relations (lambrecht1@llnl.gov)