Computer Science Scholarship, Research and Internship Opportunities

Computer Science, a Forbes most valuable major, opens doors to an amazing diversity of careers in fields such as software engineering, game development, bioinformatics, and database administration to name a few. Computer Science is tied into almost every area of our daily lives.

Current Scholarships Available

  • Goldwater Scholarship - Apply

Please contact Pacific University's faculty representation, Kevin Johnson, to apply.

Current Research Available

Current Fellowships Available

The Department of Energy Computatonal Science Graduate Fellowship (DOE CSGF). This program provides up to four years of financial support for students pursuing doctoral degrees in fields of study that utilize high-performance computing to solve complex problems in science and engineering. http://www.krellinst.org/csgf

Current Internships Available

Students will have opportunities to use what they learn in the real world through internships with local companies such as Intel, McAfee, and WebMD in the nearby Silicon Forest. Internships aren’t required but are a great way to strengthen technology skills and build a strong resume.

NASA's Summer Internships The deadline is March 1, 2014. http://intern.nasa.gov

Off Campus Summer Research Opportunity in the Natural Sciences

The following is a listing of off-campus summer undergraduate research opportunities, typically for the summer between your junior and senior year. These are usually paid positions (a general stipend ranging from $2000- $5000) and typically run 8-10 weeks in length. Room, board, and travel expenses are variable. They are opportunities to work in a research lab at state universities, private universities, government labs, and private corporation laboratories. Opportunities exist across the country and are a great way to get valuable research experience, both to list on your curriculum vita and to help you determine if you are interested in a career in research.

National Science Foundation (NSF) Research Experiences for Undergraduates programs

NASA, One Stop Shopping Initiative (OSSI) for Internship, Fellowship and Scholarship Opportunities

The deadline is March 1, 2014. http://intern.nasa.gov