Paid SEAP Research Intern

Conduct Naval research across 30 US labs for a $4k stipend.

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TYPE
Internship
HOURS
8 Weeks, Full Time

How it Works

SEAP places academically talented high school students with interest and ability in science and engineering as participants in Department of Navy laboratory research for eight weeks during the summer. Interns will be selected based upon academic achievement, personal statements, recommendations, and career and research interests.

  1. Choose Your Labs
  2. Apply by the Deadline. Closes: 11:59 PM ET on 11.01.2022
  3. Receive Lab Decisions
  4. Accept Your Placement
  5. Embark on Your Next Adventure!

Duration and Stipend

The internship has a duration of eight weeks (with the possibility of extending up to two additional weeks). Stipend levels will be determined by the student's years of participation in SEAP and will be paid bi-weekly via direct deposit. Stipends are as follows:

  • New participant: $4,000
  • Returning participant: $4,500

Eligibility

  • High school students who have completed at least Grade 9 (See exceptions below)
  • Must be currently enrolled in high school (but may be taking college-level classes for college credit)
  • Graduating seniors are eligible to apply
  • Must be 16 years of age or older by the internship start date to participate (See exceptions below)
  • Solely U.S. Citizens (See exceptions below)

Exceptions

  • Students should check individual lab pages for eligibility as some labs make exceptions for the following:
    • Grade Minimum
    • Age minimum
    • Permanent Residents and Dual Citizens

FAQs can be found here.

About The Program

The Science and Engineering Apprenticeship Program (SEAP) places high school students in Department of Navy (DoN) laboratories, where they take part in real Naval research for eight weeks during the summer.

SEAP gives academically talented sophomores, juniors, and seniors interested in STEM the opportunity to learn about Naval research and technology while receiving first-class mentoring by top scientists and engineers.

SEAP is a competitive program with around 300 placements in more than 30 laboratories around the country in which many participants go on to careers within the DoN. Interns are selected based upon academic achievement, personal statements, recommendations, and career and research interests.

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Paid SEAP Research Intern
Department of Navy Labs

Conduct Naval research across 30 US labs for a $4k stipend.

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