Internships and Opportunities

Internships and Opportunities

Learn more about internship opportunities at NCAR|UCAR.

Pre-College Internship Program (PRECIP)

Pre-College Internship Program (PRECIP)

PRECIP, the Pre-College Internship Program, is a high school program designed to engage high school students in the atmospheric and related science fields. The program is designed to allow high school students to participate in a summer internship at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR). Students participate in research projects with scientists and engineers as part of a six week program.

Audience: High school

Summer Undergraduate Program for Engineering Research (SUPER)

Summer Undergraduate Program for Engineering Research (SUPER)

While working at EOL, interns help develop new instrumentation and improve our existing suite of NSF/NCAR lower atmospheric observing facilities. Most internships also offer the opportunity to gain practical experience operating facilities in the field by deploying on one of our NSF-funded research projects.

Audience: Higher education, Undergraduate (lower division), Undergraduate (upper division)

Unidata Summer Internship

Unidata Summer Internship

Unidata Summer Internship offers graduate students and upper-level undergrads an opportunity to work with Unidata software engineers and scientists on projects drawn from a wide variety of areas that overlap atmospheric and computational sciences.

Audience: Higher education, Undergraduate (upper division), Graduate/professional

Undergraduate Leadership Workshop (ULW)

Undergraduate Leadership Workshop (ULW)

The Undergraduate Leadership Workshop is a summer workshop in Boulder, CO, with the purpose of informing students about exciting research and career opportunities in the atmospheric and related sciences.

Audience: Higher education, Undergraduate (lower division), Undergraduate (upper division)

Summer Undergraduate Experience in Solar Physics

Summer Undergraduate Experience in Solar Physics

The program begins with a summer school in solar and space physics and continues with seminars and discussions while you work at one of the participating laboratories, providing peer collaboration opportunities.

Audience: Higher education, Undergraduate (lower division), Undergraduate (upper division)

Summer Internships in Parallel Computational Science (SIParCS)

Summer Internships in Parallel Computational Science (SIParCS)

The SIParCS Program at the National Center for Atmospheric Research offers graduate students and undergraduate students who have completed their sophomore year significant hands-on R&D opportunities in high performance computing (HPC) and related fields that use HPC for scientific discovery and modeling.

Audience: Higher education, Undergraduate (upper division), Graduate/professional

Advanced Study Program

Advanced Study Program

NCAR's Advanced Study Program offers a Postdoctoral Fellowship Program, a Faculty Fellowship Program, and a Graduate Student Visitor Program to help NCAR and the scientific communities it serves prepare for the future by promoting the development of early career scientists and continuing education at NCAR.

Audience: Higher education, Graduate/professional

SOARS: Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science

SOARS: Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science

SOARS offers paid research internships and other support to undergraduates exploring a career in the atmospheric sciences or a related field.

Audience: Undergraduate (lower division), Higher education, Undergraduate (upper division)