Now accepting applications for
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) 2020 Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions
Faculty receive a $1,200 weekly stipend and are encouraged to apply for up to $50,000 in follow-on funding at the end of their appointment.
Graduate students receive a $700 weekly stipend.
Undergraduate students receive a $600 weekly stipend.
All participants may be eligible to receive housing and travel allowances.
10-week research experiences are offered at university-based DHS Centers of Excellence (DHS Centers).
Areas of research: Engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological / life sciences, environmental science, emergency and incident management, social sciences, and more. Additional information regarding DHS Areas of Research may be found on the program website.
U.S. citizenship required
Previous program participants may apply.
Application deadline: December 23, 2019, 8:00AM EST.
How to Apply: Applications and supporting materials must be submitted at
Detailed information about the program can be found at:
DHS has partnered with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) to manage the program. For questions please email us at email@example.com.