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The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is a U.S. Department of Energy institute focusing on scientific initiatives to research health risks from occupational hazards, assess environmental cleanup, respond to radiation medical emergencies, and educate the next generation of scientists.


NEWS FEATURES

U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory 2017 Summer Repperger Program now accepting applications

December 6, 2016 - ORAU is accepting applications for the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory’s 2017 Summer Repperger Research Internship Program, a 10-week program for graduate and undergraduate students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and math.

ORISE is accepting applications for the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2017 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program

November 30, 2016 - ORISE is currently accepting applications from undergraduate and graduate students for the U.S. Department of Energy’s 2017 Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program (MLEF). The deadline is Dec. 30, 2016.

U.S. Department of Homeland Security is seeking faculty, graduate students and undergraduate students for summer 2017 research

November 2, 2016 - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) is now accepting applications from faculty, undergraduate and graduate students interested in participating in one of its 10-week research programs in summer 2017.

ORISE receives its 12th DOE Star of Excellence Award for safety

October 4, 2016 - ORISE was recently presented its 12th consecutive “Star of Excellence” award by DOE during its annual Voluntary Protection Program Participants’ Association national conference.

Folami Alamudun at ORNL

Folami Alamudun spent ten weeks at Oak Ridge National Laboratory researching ways to help increase the efficiency and efficacy of mammograms through improved detection tools. Learn more about his research at ORNL.


Research participants placed at Oak Ridge National Laboratory through science education programs administered by ORISE share how access to world-class research facilities and staff have catapulted their careers in science and technology.