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UCSD/Scripps Institution of Oceanography Summer Internship Opportunity


Call for Summer Interns
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Are you 
considering applying to grad school and interested in oceanography as a career path?  Contemplating a career in scientific research and development?
 
The Marine Physical Laboratory, at UC San Diego’s world renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography, is currently seeking inquisitive, motivated undergraduate students with exceptional aptitude for quantitative science to apply for the 2018 MPL Summer Internship Program.
 
Undergraduate college students majoring in Oceanography, Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology or Geology are encouraged to apply. This ten-week internship will offer qualified students the opportunity to work with some of the most notable scientists in the world and learn about marine science and technology while earning a modest salary.

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Brooke Owens Fellowship Program-Now Accepting Applications

We are thrilled to announce the final two hosts for the 2018 Class of the Brooke Owens Fellowship Program: Airbus Americas and Amazon Prime Air! These two prestigious firms have joined twenty-nine other amazing, purpose-driven aerospace companies and non-profits in pledging to provide a meaningful, paid, and challenging summer job to one of our Fellows. Continue reading

NASA Summer 2018 Internships

The Summer 2018 NASA internship application period opens on Wednesday, 10/18/2017 and closes on Thursday, 03/01/2018.  Submit Internship Applications at https://intern.nasa.gov/.  If you would like to subscribe to an announcement-only list about NASA internships for persons with disabilities, please send an E-mail to nasainterns-request@freelists.org with ‘subscribe’ in the Subject field, OR by visiting the list page at http://www.freelists.org/list/nasainterns.

High Altitude Student Platform-Call for Payloads 2018

The Call for Payloads (CFP) for the September 2018 flight of the High Altitude Student Platform (HASP) has been announced.  HASP can support up to 12 student payloads (providing power, telemetry and commanding) during a flight to an altitude of 122,000 feet for up to 20 hours.  The NASA Balloon Program Office and Louisiana Space Grant  Consortium anticipate flying HASP at least through 2018.  Continue reading

CaSGC Affiliate Lynn Cominsky Receives Award

The California Space Grant Consortium wishes to congratulate Sonoma State University Campus Representative Lynn Cominsky as the recipient of the Frank j. Malina Astronautics medal for education. Ms. Cominsky is the Chair of the Physics and Astronomy Department at Sonoma State University (SSU) and the founder and director of SSU’s Education and Public Outreach Group.  Continue reading