Internship & Funding Opportunities

via Thinkstock

With each issue, ASEE’s Accelerator brings you new scholarship and/or internship/co-op opportunities for engineering students. Would you like to list an opportunity with us? Please email

The Department of Energy’s Science Undergraduate Laboratory Internships program encourages undergraduate students to pursue science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) careers by providing research experiences at the Department of Energy (DOE) laboratories. Selected students participate as interns appointed at one of 17 participating DOE laboratories/facilities. They perform research under the guidance of laboratory staff scientists or engineers on projects supporting the DOE mission. Apply hereApplication Deadline: October 9 

The Lint Center for National Security Studies awards scholarships to those studying and working toward national security efforts, including cybersecurity and counterintelligence. Scholars in the field can apply (and entering one will put you in consideration for all). Apply here.  Deadline: July 31

The USRA (Universities Space Research Association) is a nonprofit chartered to advance space-related science, technology and engineering. They present up to four scholarship awards to undergraduate students each fall for $4,000 each. Online application deadline is August 8. Apply here.

The AFCEA (Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association) War Veterans scholarship is a $2,500 scholarship for actively serving members or honorably discharged veterans in accredited undergraduate STEM programs. It can be used for online and distance learning programs. Deadline: November 16 (applications open in August). Apply here.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *