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SAO Summer Intern Program

The SAO Summer Intern Program in astronomy offers summer research positions to students currently enrolled in a program leading to a bachelor’s degree. Each intern works with a scientist on an individual research project. Potential areas of research include observational and theoretical cosmology, extragalactic and galactic astronomy, interstellar medium and star formation, laboratory astrophysics, supernova and supernova remnants, and planetary science. Also included in the program are weekly lectures, field trips, and workshops specifically designed for the participants. Applicants must be citizens of the US, or hold a valid green card. Graduating seniors are not eligible. Housing, stipend, and subsidized travel expenses to Cambridge are provided.

Contact : Coordinator, SAO Summer Intern Program

Contact Phone: (617) 496-7996

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Term: 9-10 weeks

Deadline: February 1st

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