Application Procedures for 2012
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Deadline for Submitting Applications:
April 30, 2012
1. Email the intern coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org your
resume and cover letter in .pdf or .doc format as one attachment.
You can also mail your application materials to the address below:
Attn: Dr. E. Verner / SESI
Mail Stop 674.0
Greenbelt, MD 20771
2. Your resume should contain the following information:
a) State your citizenship.
state clearly what class year you will be
in the upcoming fall term: Ex) Fall 2012: Freshman
c) Email and contact phone number
d) Full name and address
e) Names and contact information (email and phone) for three references.
Both cover letter and resume should be together as one
attachment when you email it. You will receive an email
confirming that your resume was received.
3. Please review the research areas available at GSFC at
Click onto About, Click onto Organizations, then click onto the
division most likely to have your type of research you are
interested in. I recommend that your research interest be stated in your
cover letter. Mentors will have a better idea as to what area of
research you want to work in this summer.
5. Do not be discouraged if you do
not hear from mentors up to the
deadline. Please email the intern coordinator if you wish to
withdraw your resume from the list due to other obligations
you may have, as soon as know you are no longer available.
6. If you and the mentor reach
agreement as to the type of research
involved and the hours required to complete the project, then the
mentor will contact the intern coordinator.
7. Final confirmation of your internship for the summer at GSFC
will be emailed to you by the intern coordinator in a formal letter.
8. If you have any questions after reviewing
the website, please email
Dr. Verner (intern coordinator) at email@example.com