National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

About National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

Consistently named a best place to work in the federal government, NASA offers a range of dynamic missions to better understand our planet and beyond. Join our diverse team of passionate professionals who are united by a common purpose: to pioneer exploration and leave an enduring impact on humankind. For more than 50 years, NASA has been breaking barriers to achieve the seemingly impossible— from walking on the Moon to pushing the boundaries of human space flight farther than ever before. We are passionate professionals united by a common purpose: to pioneer the future in space exploration, scientific discovery, and aeronautics research. Today, we continue NASA’s legacy of excellence and innovation through an unprecedented array of missions. Join us as we reach for new heights and reveal the unknown for the benefit of humankind.


Taxonomy Intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Washington, DC
“- my team of mentors and fellow interns were very supportive - a very friendly group to work with especially as a federal agency”

Process Improvement Intern

August 2022 Houston, TX
“Everybody in my division is incredibly friendly and always willing to answer questions! Furthermore, I do not feel out of place as a psychology student amongst a team of engineers and physical scientists, and I sense that there is a mutual expansion of perspectives as we work together throughout the process improvement project. Leadership wants you to grow and succeed, and will work with you to make sure your personal and vocational goals are being met. There's always something new and exciting to see everyday at Johnson Space Center, especially since it's home to the hub of human spaceflight research and the Astronaut Corps! It's exciting to know that your work as an intern will have a direct impact on how humanity will move forward through its journey to explore the galaxy. ”
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Questions & Answers

I'd be interested in hearing what it's like to be a summer research intern at NASA!

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If I'm going to interview for a Pathways Fellowship position in engineering at NASA, what should I know to be prepared?

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What can someone expect working as an engineer in the Pathways Fellowship program at NASA?

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