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Open to US citizens and non US citizens
Deadline: 03/01/2023

NASA Internships are competitive awards to support educational opportunities that provide unique NASA-related research and operational experiences for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students, as well as educators. These opportunities serve students by integrating interns with career professionals emphasizing mentor-directed, degree-related tasks, while contributing to the operation of a NASA facility or the advancement of NASA's missions.

NASA Internships are offered during 3 sessions throughout the calendar year. Summer internships are a minimum of 10 weeks, and fall and spring internships are a minimum of 16 weeks. NASA Interns receive stipends based on their education level to help defray internship-related expenses.

  • Spring '23 placements will not be made until Dec. 1.
  • Spring session begins Jan. 23.
  • NASA is accepting applications for Summer '23 internships. More projects are being added weekly.
  • Summer application deadline is Mar. 1. Summer session begins June 5
  • Interns who are selected will be required to travel to a NASA facility to be badged even if the project is virtual or remote.
  • NASA interns typically work during the hours of 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday - Friday, unless stated in the project description.

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Preferred Qualifications

NASA internships are open to U.S. Citizens with a cumulative GPA of 3.0, currently enrolled full-time in a degree seeking program at an accredited university or college. 


Research Offering Type

Internship, Research Assistant



Undergraduate School

College, Engineering