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About Battelle Energy Alliance/Idaho National Laboratory University Partnernship Internship

As a Department of Energy facility, INL offers a diverse number of paid internship positions to high school, undergraduate and graduate level students. These internship opportunities enable students to collaborate with experienced scientists and engineers in order to develop innovative solutions to challenging, real-world projects.

Idaho National Laboratory (INL) hosts over 300 undergraduate and graduate students each year to support INL’s mission. Opportunities for interns at INL range from nuclear engineering to cyber security and include non-scientific positions in various operations and business disciplines.

Interns will spend the first week of their assignment working with their mentor to outline their work scope and to secure resources for a successful internship. For the next several weeks, the mentor will provide considerable program assistance and guidance to the intern. In addition to regular activities, interns are invited to attend weekly seminars, tours and community events designed with career development in mind. Completion of a final project is highly recommended and can be completed through a variety of mediums – a traditional poster, electronic presentation or video.


All Internship Candidates Must:

  • Have the ability to pass a background check
  • Possess a minimum overall 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA)
  • Complete this application, which is used to place students based on their academic interests, coursework, knowledge and communication skills
  • Enrolled full time student status at an accredited college or university (undergraduate, graduate, PhD
  • Possess Authorization to work in the U.S.
Battelle Energy Alliance/Idaho National Laboratory University Partnernship Internship

Myken Johnson
Idaho National Laboratory, Battelle Energy Alliance
2525 N Fremont Ave
Idaho Falls, ID 43815
Phone: 208-526-1585
Phone 2: 208-526-1585
Fax: 208-526-1176


Number of Interns: 101 or more
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: Varies
Hours: Full-time
Academic Level: High School Students, College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students, Business School Students
Degree Track: Associate’s Degree, Bachelor of Arts, Master of Science, Doctor of Philosophy
Industry Experience: 0-1 year
Minimum GPA Preferred: 3.00-3.49


Idaho Falls, ID