U.S. Department of Energy Seeking Applicants for the Community College Internships (CCI) Program
Applications for the Community College Internships (CCI) Program are now open for the 2023 Spring Term. Applications are due October 5, 2022 at 5:00 PM ET.
Apply at https://science.osti.gov/wdts/cci/How-to-Apply
Are you a community college student pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering, or math?
Do you want to develop and hone your technical skills at a national laboratory while learning from some of our nation’s best scientists, engineers, and technicians?
Then the Community College Internships (CCI) program
is for you. As a CCI participant, you’ll gain valuable hands-on experience
in a technical project and build your professional network
under the guidance of a mentor. You will also have opportunities to present your work
to your mentors and peers, join in social activities
, and engage in a variety of professional development activities
to enhance your career skills.
The CCI program is sponsored and managed by the Department of Energy (DOE) / Office of Science’s Workforce Development for Teachers and Scientists (WDTS) program in collaboration with 16 DOE national laboratories and facilities across the U.S.
Must be a full-time community college student at an accredited institution
Must have completed at least one semester; at least 6 credit hours in science, mathematics, engineering, or technology courses; and at least 12 credit hours towards a degree at the time of application
Must have a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
Must be at least 18 years old at the start of the internship
Must be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident at the time of application
Must possess medical insurance during the internship
Students may participate in CCI twice and apply a maximum of three times
Housing accommodations or housing allowance
Round-trip travel reimbursement
San Diego, CA
Los Alamos, NM
Oak Ridge, TN
Newport News, VA
For more information about CCI, visit https://science.osti.gov/wdts/cci