The SIST program provides the opportunity to work with scientists and engineers at the nation's pre-eminent high energy physics laboratory. There is no "busy work" here -- here is your chance to dig in to an exciting project and make real contributions towards furthering our understanding of the universe!
This 12 week program offers competitive pay, furnished apartments, rental cars, and more which is detailed in the Fact Sheet.
The SIST program is open to undergraduates currently enrolled in four-year colleges and universities in the United States.
Internships are offered to students majoring in Physics, Electrical/Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science. The program can accept only U.S. citizens, permanent residents, and foreign nationals (with OPT).
To apply to the program download and complete the application form and upload the data to the SIST server (complete instructions are included in the form). NOTE: use Acrobat Reader to complete this form. The default PDF viewer on the Mac will not work!
The application period for the 2013 program is closed.
You will also need to arrange to have two letters of recommendation and an official transcript submitted before your application is considered to be complete.