DOE/FIU Science & Technology Workforce Development Initiative


  • 2017 DOE Fellows Summer Internship

    2017 DOE Fellows Summer Internship

    This summer, our DOE Fellows will be participating in 10-week internships across the DOE Complex and at two universities. Twelve DOE Fellows will engage in research projects at DOE Headquarters […]

  • Alexis Smoot (Environmental Engineering) Class of 2015

    My internship at the Department of Energy

    Name: Alexis Smoot Year and major: Undergraduate in Environmental Engineering Hometown: Memphis, Tennessee Where you interned: Office of Environmental Management (DOE) in the Department of Energy, Washington, D.C. How did you get your internship? My internship […]


Message from the Program Director

Leonel E. Lagos, Program DirectorI wanted to let you know about an incredible opportunity made possible to FIU minority students thanks to the sponsorship and funding of the US Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management (DOE-EM). In an effort to overcome the challenges of an aging workforce, DOE-EM is actively and aggressively targeting college students across the US to enter DOE’s workforce. Continue Reading


  • I am grateful to have been part of this program and the many values I learned throughout. Never will I forget my roots 🙂 You do an amazing job Dr. Leonel Lagos!!!

    Dania Castillo, (DOE Fellow – Class of 2012) now a Transportation Designer at HDR