Summer Apprenticeship Program at NASA Centers

National Space Biomedical Research Institute
Houston, TX.
Type Academic Enrichment, Basic Science Research


NSBRI’s Summer Apprenticeship Program provides the opportunity for undergraduate, graduate, veterinary or medical students from across the country to join ongoing project activities and gain hands-on experience in space biomedical research at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas, Glenn Research Center in Cleveland, Ohio, or Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California.


Applicants must have completed their sophomore year of college by the start of the Summer Apprenticeship Program. The program is only open to U.S. citizens. Applicants must be available to work full time during the program dates.

What majors can apply? Typical majors of past apprentices include aerospace/astronautics, animal science, anthropology, biochemistry, biological sciences, biomedical engineering, biostatistics, biotechnology, chemistry, counseling, chemical engineering, computer programming, computer science, exercise physiology, food science and technology, genetics, kinesiology, mathematics (applied and theoretical), mechanical engineering, medicine, microbiology, molecular biology, neuroscience, nutrition, pharmacology, physics, psychology/sociology, space studies, statistics, systems biology engineering, and veterinary medicine. Basically, any science field qualifies.

More Information

BioScience Research Collaborative, 6500 Main Street, Suite 910
Houston, TX 77030-1402