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ORISE is accepting applications for the 2019 DOE Scholars Program for undergraduate, graduate and recent graduate students.
Deadline to apply is December 17, 2018
OAK RIDGE, Tenn.—The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) currently is accepting applications for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program. This program typically consists of a 10-week summer opportunity that introduces college students or recent college graduates to DOE’s mission and operations at various locations across the U.S. DOE Scholars will have the opportunity to explore a federal career with DOE and gain a competitive edge as they apply their education, talent and skills in a variety of settings within the DOE complex.
The DOE Scholars Program is open to undergraduate and graduate students, and recent graduates pursuing a degree or who have a degree in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) discipline, or have demonstrated interest or experience in a STEM field that supports the DOE mission.
Stipends for this program start at $600 per week, depending on academic status, and some travel may be reimbursed.
Veterans are encourage to apply. DOE Scholars selected by the Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) are given a Veteran's Preference. Selected veterans will be placed at various federal agencies in Washington, D.C.
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