Category: Scholar Programs

2023 Los Alamos Dynamics Summer School

Next summer, Los Alamos National Laboratory will be hosting the twenty-fourth edition of the Los Alamos Dynamics Summer School (LADSS). More information is available at, including instructions on how to apply. 

They are seeking students with academic focuses in engineering (including mechanical, electrical, aerospace, and civil), as well as those in computer science and applied math.

Paid Summer Research Programs!

Most programs offer both a stipend and housing and travel support. Programs range across all STEM disciplines and all areas of the country!

Become University Innovation Fellows!

We are looking for students interested in becoming agents of change to become University Innovation Fellows! They will work on improving the innovation and entrepreneurial ecosystem here at Michigan Tech. We are looking for creative, action-oriented students who are passionate and excited about innovation, entrepreneurship, or making positive change. Please forward this on to any students who you think may be interested. We appreciate all of your help in finding awesome students for this opportunity!

Learn more by visiting the application: Applications close January 25, 2019 at 8 pm. Interviews will take place from 6-8 pm on January 27, 2019.


GeoTenerife’s Summer Programme

GeoTenerife’s Summer Programme is now open for applications.

Thanks to the success of previous years’ programmes, we have a record number of placements available from June to September 2018.

The programme is run in association with the Canary Islands Volcanology Institute and includes:

– Geophysical survey for geothermal exploration
– Hydrogeochemical and soil CO2 efflux monitoring
– Volcano & Geothermal Seismic Research
– Diffuse CO2 degassing monitoring
– Hydrogeochemical and soil CO2 efflux monitoring
– Environmental monitoring (optical remote sensing)
– Environmental monitoring (CH4 emission from landfill)

The full range of skills students will learn on this programme is fully outlined on our website (, alongside video testimonials from previous candidates. All programmes are open to undergraduates or recent graduates of relevant subjects. You can follow their progress this summer on our Twitter feed, @GeoTenerife.

We are committed to widening access to our programmes, and we have two GeoTenerife scholarship places available for our summer programme (see You can follow the progress of our scholars this summer on our dedicated Twitter feed, @GeoTScholar.

Application deadline: 3 March 2018.

We also have limited availability left for our week-long Volcano Monitoring or Surface Geothermal Exploration Field School in March 2018. For this programme, places are filled on a first come, first served basis (see You can see what these students get up to by following @VolcanoCamp.