Internships & Student Opportunities

AGU and other organizations offer a variety of internships and opportunities to students and recent graduates in the Earth and space science fields.


AGU Internships & Student Opportunities

AGU Internships

AGU has internships in a variety of departments and roles throughout the year. Check our listing of open positions for more information.

Mass Media Science and Engineering Fellows Program.

This 10-week summer program places science, engineering, and mathematics students in media organizations nationwide. Fellows use their academic training as they research, write, and report today’s headlines, sharpening their abilities to communicate complex scientific issues to the public.

AGU Congressional Science Fellow

This Fellowship program enables more effective use of scientific knowledge in government and provides a unique experience to scientists seeking careers involving public use of technical information.


Research Experiences for Undergraduates

The Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) program supports active research participation by undergraduate students in any of the areas of research funded by the National Science Foundation. REU projects involve students in meaningful ways in ongoing research programs or in research projects specifically designed for the REU program. More information is available here.


Internships and Student Opportunities Offered by Other Scientific Associations

Internships and Fellowships at AGI

AGI’s Earth Magazine Student Opportunities

Next Generation IRIS Internship Program


Internships, Fellowships, and Student and Postdoctoral Positions on the AGU Career Center

The AGU Career Center is the premier electronic recruitment resource and advice center in the Earth and space sciences. The following links will take you directly to listings of internships and student opportunities. Please note: there is no designation specifically for undergraduate student positions at this time, so results may include opportunities designed for graduate students as well.