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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.
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).
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.
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.
Number of undergraduate health physics degrees dropped in 2015 to lowest level in more than a decade
August 3, 2016 - The number of undergraduate students who graduated in 2015 with bachelor’s degrees in health physics dropped to the lowest level in more than a decade, while the number of master’s and doctorate degrees increased. This is according to the latest annual study conducted by ORISE, which surveyed 22 health physics programs, representing nearly all such programs at the nation’s universities.
June 9, 2016 - Teachers representing 10 states and the District of Columbia will apply classroom experience to federal Congressional and Executive branch offices.
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ORISE Fact Sheets
- ORISE Fact Sheet (PDF, 430 KB)
- Environmental Assessments and Health Physics Fact Sheet (PDF, 866 KB)
- Health Communication Fact Sheet (PDF, 340 KB)
- National Security and Emergency Management Fact Sheet (PDF, 600 KB)
- Science Education Fact Sheet (PDF, 325 KB)
- Scientific Peer Review Fact Sheet (PDF, 270 KB)
- Worker Health Studies Fact Sheet (PDF, 315 KB)
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ORISE in the News
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