2021 VIRTUAL INTERNSHIPS
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, SSEC will only offer virtual internships for 2021. Students will not be working at SSEC’s location in Washington, DC.
Please read the internship descriptions below and apply if you are interested. Interns will need to be available during the timeframes listed for their time-sensitive projects.
Eligibility for Interns
As there are a wide range of opportunities for learning, SSEC accepts applications from students currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs, as well as high school students (at least 16 years old). The SSEC is actively seeking a diverse applicant pool. All interns must successfully complete a Federal background check before their internship begins.
SSEC will start accepting applications for 2021 starting on October 17, 2020. The deadline for all applications is December 1, 2020.
2021 Virtual Internship Descriptions
1. Education Innovation and Research
2. Zero Barriers in STEM Education
3. Diversity in STEM Teaching Workforce
4. STEM Education for Sustainable Development
5. Global Goals Community Research Guides
Go to https://www.ssec.si.edu/smithsonian-science-education-center-internship-program for the full details and application process!