Texas Tech University

Student Opportunities

If the program you are interested in is not listed and it is unclear whether or not TTU is eligible, please contact the program officer.

Student Internships and Fellowships

Agency and Program Title Program Description Award Amount Agency Deadline


Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) Intern Program

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The MSI internship program provides students from Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic Serving Institutions, students attending a college or university with a high percentage of Asian American and Pacific Islanders, Tribal Colleges and Universities and Students with Disabilities the opportunity to participate in internship opportunities throughout the United States. Stipends available throughout the year


Summer Transportation Internship Program for Diverse Groups

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The STIPDG is a paid internship program open to all qualified candidates without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law. $5K Closed 2/1/2019


HBCU/MI Undergraduate Internship Program

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Research interns are active participants in major research programs. They conduct "hands-on" laboratory research, working a minimum of 40 hours per week under the guidance of senior NRL staff. A 10-week planned research outline of assignments and expectations will be given to each intern by their mentor.
$12K Closed 1/19/2018


Summer Research Team Program for Minority Serving Institutions

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Early career faculty and up to two students from Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) are selected as teams to participate in the Summer Research Team Program. The team conducts research at one of the twelve U.S. Department of Homeland Security Centers of Excellence and their partners for ten weeks during the summer. $15K Closed 12/29/2017


Higher Education Multicultural Scholars Program (MSP)

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The purpose of this competitive undergraduate scholarship grant program is to increase the multicultural diversity of the food and agricultural scientific and professional workforce, and advance the educational achievement of all Americans by providing competitive grants to colleges and universities. $200K Closed on 10/31/2017


Contact the Office of Research Development & Communications