Other Opportunities
Space and Science-Related Opportunities
for Students

The Hawai‘i Space Grant Consortium encourages all qualified students to consider applying for space and science-related opportunities such as apprenticeships, competitions, fellowships, internships, NASA Academy, research experiences, scholarships, and workshops.

Register at NASA's Internships website to search and apply for internships, fellowships, and scholarships.

NASA Internships

NASA Internships are competitive awards to support educational opportunities that provide unique NASA-related research and operational experiences. These opportunities integrate student-interns with career professionals, emphasizing mentor-directed, degree-related tasks, while contributing to the operation of a NASA facility or the advancement of NASA's missions.

Please refer to NASA's Internship website for more information about national student internships, fellowships, scholarships, and applications.

Local Internships

Student internships, external to the university but available locally, are competitive awards to support NASA-related research and operational educational opportunities. Watch for announcements of specific opportunities.

Additional Information


NASA eClips
Short educational videos to inspire and engage students of all ages in NASA's applications of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

NASA Education—For Students web site.

NASA's Office of STEM Engagement
More from NASA about student opportunities and community outreach.

NASA Podcasts
These audio podcasts feature interviews with students who have received NASA internships, fellowships or scholarships. Students share their experiences and offer suggestions for others who are interested in pursuing NASA learning opportunities. The podcasts also provide information about upcoming learning opportunities and application deadlines.

Pathways to Science: Summer Research Opportunities, from the Institute for Broadening Participation, with funding from NASA and NSF.
Undergraduate students can search this site for research experiences and other summer opportunities. The Institute for Broadening Participation (IBP) is a non-profit organization created to design and implement strategies to increase access to STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education and careers for diverse underrepresented groups. Funding for IBP is provided by NASA and NSF.

The Gerald A. Soffen Memorial Fund Travel Grant, from the Gerald A. Soffen Memorial Fund for the Advancement of Space Science Education. The Travel Grants are awarded to full-time students pursuing undergraduate or graduate degrees in aerospace-related sciences or engineering fields (astrobiology, astronomy, earth and space science, engineering, etc.) to attend a meeting at which they will present their research.