Friday, December 2
THIS IS A PAID INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY AT THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO BOULDER - FUNDED BY THE NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION (NSF)
The University of Colorado invites undergraduates to apply for a summer Research Experience for highly motivated students interested in solar and space physics. Students will work with scientists at one of the following institutions:
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space PhysicS
National Solar Observatory
High Altitude Observatory
NOAA’s Space Weather Prediction Center
Southwest Research Institute
North West Research Associates
Students will work on research projects spanning the field of solar and space physics: from instrument hardware to data analysis to computational modeling.
The ten-week program begins with a summer school in solar and space physics and continues with seminars and discussions while you do research at one of the participating laboratories. AT the end of the summer, you will present your research findings.
May 30 through August 4, 2017 (10 weeks) [with some flexibility on a case-by-case basis]
$500/week – In addition, participants will be provided with apartment-syle dorm housing , a food allowance, and a travel stipend of $600.
Applications open November 1
February 1, 2017
FOR MORE INFORMATION, contact: Dr. Martin Snow