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Internship Opportunities:

  • Davis-Bahcall Scholars.  For students entering their first or second year of college. Davis-Bahcall Scholars will have the opportunity to spend four to five weeks of their summer exploring the world of modern scientific research at some of the nation’s leading laboratories and universities. They will spend two weeks at the Sanford Underground Research Facility, and travel to research laboratories within the United States and possibly in Italy (funding permitting). Checkout our Facebook page. For more details and to apply visit:
  • Dave Bozied Internships.  The Dave Bozied Internships are open to students majoring in one of six areas: physics, chemistry, geology, engineering (environmental, geological, mining, industrial, chemical or mechanical), science education or communication or related disciplines. Applicants must have a South Dakota address or be attending a university in the state.
  • Chris Bauer Engineering Internship. Two engineering students will be selected to receive a Chris Bauer Engineering Internship. Created in memory of the late Chris Bauer, a former electrical engineer at Sanford Lab. Preference will be given to electrical engineering majors.

Click here to apply for internships.