NNSA Minority Serving Institution Internship Program

The National Nuclear Security Administration Minority Serving Institution Internship Program (NNSA-MSIPP) offers full-time summer internships, with some opportunities to continue part-time during the academic year. Students will participate in scientific research, technical, policy, or other government relations projects that support the NNSA mission.

Undergraduate and graduate students studying part-time or full-time at accredited Minority Serving Institutions receive financial support including stipends starting at $750 per week plus allowances to offset the cost of commuting, housing and travel to and from the hosting site.  Appointments may be hosted virtually.


  • Be a U.S. citizen.
  • Have and maintain a minimum undergraduate or graduate GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.
  • Be enrolled as a part-time or full-time undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited Minority Serving Institution.

Join NNSA-MSIIP representatives to learn more about the program and get your questions answered.

Register now: https://www.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIsc-mpqzsvHZ7pliRoNH4AAyPjRQ-J_2o

  • Informational Webinar: January 13, 2022, 2:00 PM EST
  • Office hour: January 20, 2022, 2:00 PM, EST
  • Office hour: January 27, 2022, 2:00 PM, EST

We ask you to help us distribute the program information to friends, colleagues and students that may be interested this program. Please see the attached flyer for your convenience.


Application Deadline (including receipt of recommendation): February 1, 2022


For more information visit https://orise.orau.gov/NNSA-MSIIP/ or contact us at NNSA-MSIIP@orise.orau.gov.



NNSA has partnered with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) to manage this program.

NNSA Flyer

Deadline: Feb. 4, 2022, midnight