ORISE Business Areas

Science Education Programs

Occupational Exposure and Worker Studies

Professional and Technical Training

Independent Environmental Assessment and Verification

Radiation Emergency Assistance Center/Training Site

National Security and Emergency Management

Scientific Peer Reviews

Worker and Public Health Communication

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Science Education Programs

Scholarship, Fellowship, & Internship OpportunitiesThe U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and more than a dozen other federal agencies rely on the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) to help recruit and train the future workforce of scientists and engineers.

Through ORISE-administered internship, scholarship, fellowship, and research appointment programs, these agencies are creating a pipeline of potential employees for the science workforce.

ORISE provides a comprehensive suite of services. We:

At ORISE, we pride ourselves in recruiting the best and most diverse group of students from around the world. Our efforts have resulted in very high placement rates for women and underrepresented minorities. Minority-serving institutions are well represented by our participants.

Scholarships, Fellowships, Internships, and Research Participation Programs
Visit our searchable online catalog to find details and applications on science education programs that support participants pursuing degrees and conducting research at national laboratories and federal research facilities nationwide.

Science Education Events
ORISE manages several activities that foster collaboration and networking while also encouraging faculty members and students to pursue their interests in scientific fields.

Participant Experiences
Our online catalog profiles the interesting and motivating experiences of several faculty members and students who have participated in our programs.

Includes ORISE reports assessing workforce and education trends.

For more information

Wayne Stevenson
Director, Science Education Programs