Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is currently offering its next-generation STEM internship program to provide rising junior and senior students with the opportunity to participate in STEM or STEM-related projects with researchers.
ORNL is an American multiprogram science and technology national laboratory sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy and administered, managed, and operated by UT–Battelle.
Next generation STEM internship program is a paid internship. During this internship, interns will participate in optional professional development activities, including workshops, lab tours, lectures, poster sessions, seminars, and networking opportunities.
To be eligible, applicants must meet the following criteria:
- Be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident at the time of application
- Be a rising junior or senior and in good standing at an accredited high school in Anderson, Blount, Knox, Roane or Loudon county
- Be at least 16 years of age by the time of appointment
- Have a minimum GPA of 3.0/4.0
- Provide proof of health insurance coverage
- Complete a Zintellect application and acquire recommendations from a current teacher and principal
How to Apply:
- Complete an online application and obtain two recommendations from a STEM teacher and principal through the Zintellect application system
- Obtain two recommendations, through the Zintellect application system, from a STEM teacher and principal
- Complete pre- and post-appointment surveys
- Behave in a responsible and professional manner
- Avoid activities that interfere with the appointment period
- Complete a report at the end of the appointment – rubric will be provided.
Submit your application by February 1, 2019