Dr.-David-Huizenga-with-DOE-FellowsDOE-FIU Science & Technology Workforce Development Program accepts applications three times per year at the beginning of each semester. If you are interested, please download the application form and mail, fax or email it to the contact person identified below.

  • United States Citizen/Permanent Resident Alien (A minimum of 4 years of Permanent residency required)
  • Undergraduate or Graduate FIU students
  • Minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average

  • A completed application
  • Two letters of recommendation from FIU faculty members
  • Copy of unofficial FIU transcripts
  • Copy of current resume

  • Hands-on work with assigned mentors throughout the year
  • Paid 10 week summer internships at DOE sites, DOE National Laboratories, DOE Headquarters and DOE Contractors
  • Paid 20 hours per week research work at FIU’s Applied Research Center
  • Tuition waiver for graduate students(Master’s & PhD)
  • Participate/present at conferences
  • Employment opportunities with DOE, DOE national labs or DOE contractors
  • Professional development and training

Mail, fax, or email completed applications to:

picApply2Dr. Leonel E. Lagos
DOE-FIU Science & Technology Workforce Development Program
Program Director 
Applied Research Center
10555 W Flagler St.
EC 2100
Miami, FL 33174
Phone: (305) 348-1810 
Fax: (305) 348-1852

Please include the fellowship program name on all of your correspondence to the Applied Research Center at Florida International University. Mail without the program name included in the address may be delayed.

If you have questions about the application or need additional information, please call Dr. Leonel E. Lagos, Program Director at (305) 348-1810 or e-mail Dr. Lagos at lagosl@fiu.edu. Again, please identify the program name when requesting materials or information.