DOE Scholars Program – Accepting Applications

Now accepting applications for: 

DOE Scholars Program

The DOE Scholars Program introduces students and recent college graduates to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) mission and operations.

Why should I apply?

Being selected as a DOE Scholar offers the following benefits:

  *  Stipends starting at $600 per week for undergraduates and $650 per week

     for graduate students and post graduates during the internship period

  *  Limited travel reimbursement to/from assigned location

  *  Direct exposure to and participation in projects and activities in DOE

     mission-relevant research areas

  *  Identification of career goals and opportunities

  *  Development of professional networks with leading scientists and subject

     matter experts


  *  Be a U.S. citizen

  *  Be an undergraduate, graduate student, or recent graduate of an

     accredited institution of higher education majoring in science,

     technology, engineering, mathematics, and related areas.

  *  Must be pursuing a degree or have received a degree within 5 years of

     their starting date in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics

     (STEM) discipline or have demonstrated interest or experience in a STEM

     field that supports the DOE mission. 

How to Apply

Applications and supporting materials must be submitted at


January 4, 2021 11:59:00 PM Eastern Time Zone

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DOE has partnered with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

(ORISE) to manage this program.