The DOE Scholars Program introduces students and recent college graduates to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) mission and operations.

The DOE Scholars Program aims to create a pipeline of highly qualified talent in disciplinary fields that support mission-critical areas of the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) in the following areas:

  • Energy Security
  • Nuclear Security
  • Scientific Discovery and Innovation
  • Environmental Responsibility
  • Operations and Management
  • Cyber Security
  • Safeguards and Security
  • Technological Advancements

 

Being selected as a DOE Scholar offers the following benefits:

  • Stipends starting at $600 per week for undergraduates and $650 per week for graduate students and post graduates during the internship period
  • Limited travel reimbursement to/from assigned location
  • Direct exposure to and participation in projects and activities in DOE mission-relevant research areas
  • Identification of career goals and opportunities
  • Development of professional networks with leading scientists and subject matter experts

 

Eligibility

  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Be an undergraduate, graduate student, or recent graduate of an accredited institution of higher education.
  • Must be pursuing a degree or have received a degree within 5 years of their starting date in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) discipline or in a field that supports the DOE operations mission.

 

How to Apply

Applications and supporting materials must be submitted at

https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/DOE-Scholars-2022-Gen

 

Deadline

January 7, 2022 8:00 AM Eastern Time Zone

 

For more information

Visit https://orise.orau.gov/doescholars

Download program flyer:  https://orise.orau.gov/doescholars/files/doe-scholars-flier.pdf

 

Questions? doescholars@orise.orau.gov

 

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DOE has partnered with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) to administer this program.