We would like to thank all applicants for their time and consideration in writing and submitting applications for the 2012 MPL Summer Internship Program. Our selections have been finalized, and all accepted applicants have been notified as of March 31, 2012.
The Marine Physical Laboratory at the world renowned Scripps Institution of Oceanography is seeking inquisitive and motivated undergraduate students with an exceptional aptitude for quantitative science with majors in Applied Mathematics, Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology and Geology.
Undergraduate college students who are contemplating a career in scientific research and development are strongly encouraged to apply for a summer research internship in marine science and technology. This ten-week summer internship program offers qualified students the opportunity to work with some of the most notable scientists in the world while earning a modest salary.
In addition to their research, students will attend weekly seminars given by members of our faculty and scientific staff.
Applicants must be US Citizens or Permanent Residents. Applicants
must be in their first, second, or third year of undergraduate status
(senior year undergrads are ineligible).
Applications will be accepted online from December 14, 2012 – February 24, 2013. Please follow the link and complete the steps outlined to submit your application. Decisions will be emailed to applicants no later than March 18, 2013.
2. Personal statement of interest, including
anticipated date of graduation
3. Academic Records/Unofficial Transcript
4. Two letters of recommendation from current/recent professors