Internal Student Programs


HPC Cluster Engineer Academy: HPC Cluster Engineer Academy is a 9-week paid internship that gives direct experience with running and maintaining high-performance computing (HPC) systems.

Computation Scholars Program: Computation offers undergraduate and graduate students the opportunity to gain research experience and work with Laboratory science and engineering mentors through our internship program.



Cyber Defenders: This program is a 6- to 12-week paid internship that provides the opportunity for students of all levels to explore real, relevant issues in computer security, information protection, network operations, cyber policy, and so much more.

Data Heroes/Data Science Summer Institute: This program offers data science graduate students and advanced undergraduate students the opportunity for a 12-week summer internship working on real problems that  matter to the nation. 

WCI HEDP Summer program: Opportunities for student interns to conduct research in the fields of nuclear physics, radiation transport, hydrodynamics, astrophysics, plasma dynamics, numerical methods and computer science.

NIF Student Internship Program: Opportunities for undergraduate and graduate-level students to engage in cutting-edge scientific research in lasers, plasma physics, electro-optics, software development, and optical, x-ray, and nuclear instrument development and testing.

Center for Global Security Research Student Intern: Engages undergraduate and graduate students in practical research experience to support United States policy and decision makers in developing strategies for national and international security. 

Engineering Student Intern: Students work with scientists and engineers to provide technical and/or research support to projects in the areas of electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computational engineering, or other related fields.



Seaborg Nuclear Forensics Summer Internship Program: This 8-week summer program offers graduate students the opportunity to work directly with leading LLNL researchers on projects in the areas of nuclear forensics, nuclear chemistry, and environmental radiochemistry.

Computational Chemistry and Materials Science Graduate Intern: Opportunities for graduate students to engage in practical research experience in the development and application of methods in computational materials science, computational chemistry, and other related areas of computational science.

Livermore Graduate Scholar Program: Top Ph.D. students are granted appointments of up to four years to conduct research of interest to the Laboratory while completing their thesis.


For more information, contact:
Mildred Obermiller, University Relations (