Spark, the NCAR & UCAR Science Education program, occasionally has opportunities for high school students. When available, we post them here.
The SOARS Program
Spark: NCAR & UCAR Science Education
Be part of a diverse community of peers working together to become the next generation of scientific leaders. The SOARS Program (Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science) is a four-year, paid summer research internship for upper-division undergraduate science, math, engineering, and social science students. Financial support for undergraduate and graduate school study and related conference participation available.
CISL Summer Internships in Parallel Computational Science (SIPARCS)
NCAR Computational and Information Systems Laboratory
Offers undergraduates who will have completed their sophomore year significant hands-on R&D opportunities in supercomputing and data systems. Gain experience alongside experts providing services to the geosciences community and conducting research and development in computational science, data analysis, scientific visualization and numerical modeling. Graduate students may also apply.
EOL Summer Undergraduate Program for Engineering Research (SUPER)
NCAR Earth Observing Laboratory
Interns in electrical, mechanical, optical, aerospace, and software engineering are encouraged to develop their own solutions as they work with and are mentored by experienced engineers and technicians.
Chris Burghart: 303-497-8836, firstname.lastname@example.org
Unidata Summer Internship
UCAR Community Programs/Unidata Program Center
Summer internships for qualified juniors, seniors, and graduate students. Interns use, design, and/or modify existing Unidata software in innovative ways to better support the needs of Unidata's Earth science research and education community (nearly 2,500 institutions in 150 countries).
HAO Summer Undergraduate Internships
NCAR High Altitude Observatory
Summer appointments for college students entering their senior year and considering graduate study. Research areas include the Sun's corona and heliosphere, lower atmosphere, and interior, as well as Earth's upper atmosphere, ionosphere, and magnetosphere.
Amy Knack: 303-497-2174, email@example.com
Student Assistant Opportunities - Working With Us
UCAR Human Resources
For students living in the Boulder area, opportunities are listed throughout the year as positions become available.
Martha Jones: 303-497-8715, firstname.lastname@example.org