Repperger Research Intern Program

Repperger Research Intern Program

The intern program posthumously honors Dr. Daniel W. Repperger, who mentored many young people during his 35-year research career with the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), by providing research opportunities for students to participate in research projects at one of the Air Force facilities under the mentorship of an Air Force scientist. Each scientist has been hand selected to mentor, because of their technical knowledge, experience, and willingness to help science and engineering students enhance their learning through participation in an actual Air Force research project.

This 10-week educational internship program offers ~$12,000 stiped to students.

Applicants need to meet the following eligibility criteria at the time of application:

  • Be a U.S. citizen(evidence of U.S. citizenship must be submitted to ORISE at the time appointment is accepted)
  • Be enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited institution of higher education during the 2020-2021 academic year.Applicants must provide proof of enrollment during the Fall 2020 term at the time of application.Candidates selected for an internship appointment will be required to provide proof of enrollment during Winter/Spring 2021.
  • Be pursuing a degree in a science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) discipline.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.50 or higher on a 4.00 scale