NASA Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL) Summer Internships (Oregon Students) – Deadline Feb 1, 2010

The 10-week program will take place in June – August 2010. Engineering and science undergraduate students (rising juniors and seniors) and graduate students are encouraged to apply. Underrepresented minority participation is encouraged.

• Applicants must be U.S. citizens
• Currently enrolled as a rising junior or senior at an Oregon Space Grant affiliated institution (see website for a list of institutions)
• Have a 3.0 or better cumulative GPA
• JPL engineers and scientists will review the resumes and make final selections.

Student intern housing is available on the Caltech campus in Pasadena California. Bus transportation from Caltech to JPL will be provided. In addition to technical tasks, students will take part in seminars, social events, and other enrichment opportunities offered by JPL and Caltech.

The Oregon NASA Space Grant Consortium will sponsor students from affiliate institutions to attend this program. Undergraduate students will receive a $6K stipend plus $500 travel allowance. Graduate students will receive an $8K stipend plus a $500 travel allowance. JPL will supply full-time mentors for the activities and administrative costs for the program. Applicants must submit a resume and current official transcripts. Students are encouraged to include a career objective (preferably aerospace related) at the top of their resume. Cover letters and letters of recommendation are optional but STRONGLY encouraged. Recommendations may be submitted via email (spacegrant@oregonstate.edu), fax (541-737-9946) or regular mail (see address below). Interested students should send cover letter, resume, and transcripts directly to the Oregon Space Grant office by email at spacegrant@oregonstate.edu or by mail at the following address:

Oregon Space Grant Consortium
JPL Internship Program
92 Kerr Administration Building
Corvallis, OR 97331-2103

DO NOT send resumes directly to JPL. Paperwork must be received in the Space Grant office no later than February 1, 2010. For questions regarding this program, contact us at (541) 737- 2414, or via email at spacegrant@oregonstate.edu

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