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The American Indian and Indigenous Studies Program (AIISP) encourages students to apply to internships/ fellowships during their career at Cornell. Our staff is available to advise students about which internships they should be applying to. We are proud to have students complete internships with the Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program, Diné College Summer Research Enhancement Program, General Electric (GE) University Student Internship Program, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Internships, The Wildlife Society and many more. For your reference, below is a list of internship opportunities in and outside of Cornell.

Cornell Internships

Cornell Farmworker Internship Program

Cornell Botanic Gardens Summer Internship Program

Doris Duke Conservation Scholars Program

OADI Scholarship and Internship Database

Outside Internships

American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Minority Science Writers Internship

American Economic Association Summer Minority Program

American Federation of Teachers Human Rights and Community Relations Department Internship Program 

American Indian Law Center (AILC) Pre-Law Summer Institute

American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) Summer Internship Program

American Water Works Association Scholarships

Anne Ray Internship

ASA Minority Fellowship Program

Crow Canyon Research Internship Programs

Diné College Summer Research Enhancement Program Prelaw Undergraduate Scholars (PLUS) Program

Four Directions Summer Research Program (FDSRP)

General Electric (GE) University Student Internships

Google BOLD Internship Program

JPMorgan Opportunities

Native American Political Leadership Program (NAPLP)

Native American Rights Fund Clerkships/Internships

National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) Internship Program

Native American Community Scholar Awards Program  

NASA Internship for Students

Public Policy and International Affairs Fellowship Program

Smithsonian Internship and Fellowship Options

Stanley Morgan Opportunities

The Surety Foundation

The Wildlife Society