Minority Educational Institutions Student Partnership Program (MEISPP) – Summer 2022 in Oak Ridge, TN for ORAU/ORISe


Job : 09-Feb-22

Location: Oakridge, Tennessee

Preferred education: Current undergraduate


Biological Sciences


Earth and environmental sciences: atmospheric sciences


Government and National Laboratory

Work function:

Research and development

The Partnership Program for Students in Minority Educational Institutions provides paid 10-week summer internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students at minority-serving institutions.
MEISPP is designed to provide talented students with internships that introduce them to a variety of entry-level and mid-level research, technical, and professional positions within the Department of Energy and its national laboratories.

How to register
Applications and supporting documents should be submitted at https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/DOE-ED-MEISPP-2022
Application deadline: March 31, 2022, 11:59 p.m. EST

Why should I apply?
Being selected to participate in the MEISPP offers the following advantages:
• Stipends starting at $650 per week for undergraduate students and $750 per week for graduate students.
• Housing allowance starting at $240/week
• Travel reimbursement to/from assigned location up to $1,000
• Explore disciplines such as science, technology, engineering, business, math, politics, law, and more.
• Gain professional and technical career experience with guidance from a mentor to support your career goals
• Develop professional networks with leading scientists and subject matter experts

• Be a US citizen
• Be at least 18 years old
• Be an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited Minority-Serving (MSI) institution of higher learning majoring in science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and other fields that support the DOE mission. Most accredited U.S. post-secondary institutions that meet the statutory criteria for identification as minority-serving institutions are listed at https://www2.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ope/idues/2021eligibilitymatrix.xlsx
• Be available to participate in the full 10-week program.

Questions? MEISPP@orise.orau.gov

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The DOE has partnered with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) to administer this program.

Janice G. Ball