MES Program Eligibility

  • All U.S. citizens, including residents of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and other U.S. territories may apply;
  • Applicants must be rising sophomores, juniors and seniors attending an accredited Minority Institution as recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and be a member of an underrepresented group including ethnic minorities and persons with disabilities; 
  • Applicants must be pursuing a degree in STEM-related fields (i.e., chemistry, computer science, environmental science, biology), business administration, political science, or public administration;
  • The ideal applicants will be interested in environmental studies, environmental monitoring, environmental remediation, and/or environmental advocacy; and 
  • Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 on a 4.00 grading scale (B average and above) is required.

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The MES Program consists of a 10 - week paid summer internship at one of several participating Department of Energy sites.

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