Internships and Fellowships
NASA internships, fellowships and scholarships leverage NASA’s unique missions and programs to enhance and increase the capability, diversity and size of the nation’s future STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) workforce.
NASA’s Goddard Space Flight Center offers hundreds of internship opportunities each year across four campuses located at:
Internships are available at all levels of education from high school to graduate. Internships provide students with the opportunity to participate in either research or other experiential learning, under the guidance of a mentor at a NASA installation.
NASA also offers undergraduate and graduate scholarships and fellowships to students who are pursuing STEM degrees. Application timelines are posted on the NASA OSSI website.
To apply for NASA internships, fellowships and scholarships, visit NASA’s OSSI site: https://intern.nasa.gov
For additional information: (GSFC-Education@mail.nasa.gov)
The NASA Pathways Intern Employment Program (IEP) is open to students that are currently enrolled or accepted for enrollment in a qualifying educational program. The Pathways IEP provides opportunities to work and explore careers while still in school. Pathways IEP appointments may be for indefinite periods without not-to-exceed (NTE) dates or appointments with NTE dates of up to one year. If you successfully complete an appointment without an NTE date at NASA, you may be converted to permanent employment or term employment of up to six years. For more information, please visit http://nasajobs.nasa.gov/studentopps/default.htm.
To be eligible for NASA’s IEP, you must:
To find opportunities: