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3/2/15 - DHS taking Domestic Nuclear Detection Office internship applications

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Domestic Nuclear Detection Office Summer Internship Program will provide opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to participate in projects focused on helping the office meet its mission of "implementing domestic nuclear detection efforts for a managed and coordinated response to radiological and nuclear threats, as well as integration of federal nuclear forensics programs."

This program offers 10-week research experiences at federal research facilities located across the U.S. Undergraduate student receive a stipend of $600 per week plus travel expenses. Graduate students receive a stipend of $700 per week plus travel expenses.

Areas of research include engineering, earth and geosciences, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological/life sciences, environmental science, and more.

More information about the course is online at

U.S. citizenship is required, and the application deadline is March 16 at midnight.

Please email with any questions.

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