The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) is a nonprofit group that helps and encourages Native Americans and Native Alaskans to study science, engineering and technology. The organization provides financial and academic support to students and teachers, and works directly with tribes, schools and fellow nonprofit groups.
AISES exposes interns to various careers in federal agencies. Positions are arranged together with the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C., the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Ga., and the U.S. State Department at its offices around the world.
Open to college sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as grad students. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required. Must be a member of AISES and a U.S. citizen. Permanent residents may also apply.
Tina Pino, Program Officer
American Indian Science and Engineering Society
American Indian Science and Engineering Socie
2305 Renard Street SE, Suite 200
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: (505) 765-1052
Number of Interns: 10 to 20
Compensation/Benefits: Paid, Stipend
Academic Level: College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Graduate Students