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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.


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Employees of former beryllium-producing facilities offered free screening

February 14, 2017 - Former employees of several closed beryllium-producing facilities around southeast Michigan can now learn if their health has been impacted by their work through a free beryllium screening program offered by the U.S. Department of Energy.

Intelligence Community Postdoctoral Program offers fellowships in science, technology, engineering, and math

February 8, 2017 - ORISE is currently accepting applications for the Intelligence Community (IC) Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Program for 2017.

ORISE seeking applications for 2017 U.S. Department of Health and Human Services fellowship opportunity

February 6, 2017 - The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health (OASH) is seeking applicants for a fellowship in its San Francisco regional office.

ORISE’s Radiological and Environmental Analytical Laboratory receives ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation for its quality of operations

February 2, 2017 - ORISE’s Radiological and Environmental Analytical Laboratory has received accreditation for the ISO/IEC 17025 standard from the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation (A2LA).

Applications being accepted for research opportunities with Higher Education Research Experiences program

January 12, 2017 - ORISE is seeking college students, recent graduates and faculty for paid research opportunities at Oak Ridge National Laboratory  through the Higher Education Research Experiences program.

Deadline to apply for U.S. Department of Energy’s Robotics Internship Program quickly approaching

January 12, 2017 -ORISE is currently accepting applications for the U.S. Department of Energy’s Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Robotics Internship Program. The 10-week program offers short-term practical internships at federal national laboratories and organizations in the private sector throughout the United States.

Deadline to apply for National Science Foundation Mathematical Sciences Internship Program approaching

January 4, 2017 - The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is currently accepting applications for the National Science Foundation (NSF) Mathematical Sciences Graduate Internship Program, a 10-week program for graduate students pursuing a doctoral degree in mathematics, statistics or applied mathematics.

CareerLink showcases internships, research opportunities for minorities at ORNL

December 23, 2016 - ORISE recently partnered with Oak Ridge National Laboratory to host a CareerLink Event Day that provided a full day of networking and workshops for faculty and undergraduate students from minority institutions.

Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis program accepting applications for spring, summer 2017

December 20, 2016 - Students interested in spending next spring or summer expanding their experience in nuclear engineering or science research can apply now for upcoming research opportunities being offered through the Nuclear Engineering Science Laboratory Synthesis (NESLS).

ORISE seeking applications for U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research summer internships

December 8, 2016 - ORISE is currently accepting applications for 2017 summer internship appointments with the U.S. Army Institute of Surgical Research. Undergraduate students from accredited colleges and universities are encouraged to apply.

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.

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.