To enhance and increase the capability, diversity and size of the nation’s future science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce, C-STEAM Center will select students to participate in a 10-week NASA Summer Internship in partnership with NASA Centers, including Glenn, Jet Propulsion Laboratory and Kennedy Space Center each year.

Synopsis: By working on a research project under the guidance of a designated NASA mentor, student interns will have the exciting opportunity to acquire critical scientific skills and apply his/her training and talent to tackle technical challenges in NASA missions. Interns will also gain professional preparation and connections for future career opportunities at NASA. The internship program is a crucial pipeline of NASA’s workforce.


  • US Citizen
  • Full-time FIU Undergraduate Students
  • Full-time Broward College Undergraduate
  • GPA > 3.0


  • Attend all activities of the NASA internship program, including orientation, safety training, seminars, workshops, as well a poster session
  • Conduct research according to a work schedule that your NASA mentor provides
  • Complete a survey administered by C-STEAM at FIU

Stipend: $7,300 Undergraduate Students.

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Contact: Dr. Cheng-Yu Lai ( or Research Coordinator Eduimar Hinestroza (