Science and Engineering Apprenticeship Program (SEAP)

The Science and Engineering Apprenticeship Program (SEAP) provides an opportunity for students to participate in an 8-week research internship at a Department of Navy (DoN) laboratory during the summer. The goals of SEAP are to encourage participating students to pursue science and engineering careers, to further their education via mentoring by laboratory personnel and their participation in research, and to make them aware of DoN research and technology efforts, which can lead to employment within the DoN.

Application Deadline: The application deadline for 2018 Summer Internships closed on October 31, 2017

Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP)

The Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program (NREIP) provides college students an opportunity to participate in a 10-week research program at a Department of Navy (DoN) laboratory during the summer.  The goals of NREIP are to encourage participating students to pursue science and engineering careers, to further education via mentoring by laboratory personnel and their participation in research, and to make them aware of DoN research and technology efforts, which can lead to employment within the DoN.

Application Deadline: the application period for Summer 2018 Internships closed on October 31, 2017

Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART)

Science, Mathematics And Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship for Service Program has been established by the Department of Defense (DoD) to support undergraduate and graduate students pursuing technical degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines. The program aims to increase the number of civilian scientists and engineers working at DoD laboratories.

Application Deadline:  December 1, 2017

NAWCAD 4.5 Summer Internship Programs

RADIATE - August 6 to August 24, 2018 
(Radio frequency and Antenna Demonstration and Instruction for Advancing Technology Education (formerly RISE)) provides high school seniors with an opportunity to learn about radio waves and radar technologies, gain hands-on learning of radar technology and participate in on-station tours of laboratories.

AESIP - July 17 to August 3, 2018 
(Aviation Electronics and Sensors Internship Program) provides high school seniors and rising college freshmen with opportunities to experience many different technologies applied across Naval Aviation.  Interns will gain hands-on learning of various technologies such as unmanned aircraft systems, night vision goggles, SONAR, LASERS, radios, RADAR systems and more.

Interns will prepare PowerPoint slides to brief leadership at the end of their internship.

University of Maryland Unmanned Aircraft Systems Test Site Internship Program

The UMD UAS Test Site leverages the capabilities of the people and infrastructure in Southern Maryland and the University System of Maryland for technical and policy issues associated with UAS. UAS work by the University, the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and industries throughout Maryland is supported by federal, state and local governments, as well as industry and other sectors. As an intern, you will work with researchers and staff on the modeling, design, analysis, simulation, assembly, and experimentation of UAS.