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Interns and Postdocs

We are looking for talented full-time graduate and undergraduate students, along with recent Ph.D. graduates, to participate in our internships and fellowships.

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Internships

Graduate and undergraduate students have the opportunity to participate in the lab's research and development programs through internships while establishing ongoing collaborations in your chosen field.

Learn more about our internship opportunities.

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Postdoctoral Opportunities

Recent Ph.D. graduates should apply for temporary appointments of mentored advanced training to enhance your professional skills and support the research independence required to pursue your career path.

Learn more about our postdoctoral opportunities.

NREL's Director's Fellowship attracts the next generation of exceptionally qualified scientists and engineers with outstanding talent and credentials in renewable energy research and related disciplines. Complete application packages are reviewed annually from June through September 15.

Learn more about the Director's Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Recruiting Events

We want to meet you in person. Find out when NREL will be visiting your college or university and learn first-hand about the exciting opportunities that await you at NREL.

2016 National Laboratories Career Day
Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA
October 20, 2016

Stanford Earth, Energy and Environmental Fair
Stanford University, Stanford, CA
October 20, 2016

National Labs @ Purdue Days
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
November 7–8, 2016

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