NASA LPI Summer Internship 2017-18

By | April 28, 2017

NASA LPI Summer Internship 2018 Notification, Apply Online at

Lunar Planetary Institute, Houston has recently issued an advertisement about NASA LPI Summer Internship 2018. In order to take part in this Internship, Students must have completed at least 50 semester hours of credit in under graduate degree. Students of graduation in United States or any other country, are eligible to apply for LPI Summer Intern Program in Planetary Science 2018.

NASA LPI Summer Internship 2017

NASA LPI offers highly talented Students to improve their research skills and learn practical work of Solar System through International Internship Program. National Aeronautics and Space Administration supports Lunar Planetary Institute to prepare research leaders in lunar, planetary and solar system sciences. Selection Committee will appoint deserving Students for Summer Internship 2018 based upon their career objectives and scientific interest. After getting selected by institute, the Students will have to stay at LPI institute, Houston, Texas for whole Internship period i.e. ten weeks.

NASA LPI Summer Internship 2018

Lunar Planetary Institute is a part of Universities Space Research Association. The institute focuses on Planetary Science & Solar System which includes generation and development of Solar Energy. Every year, NASA LPI organizes a research program for under graduate Students in summer vacation. In 2018, the Summer Intern Program is going to be held in between June and August months. Interested Students will have to apply online for NASA LPI Summer Internship 2018 within prescribed time limit.

Name of Organization:

Lunar Planetary Institute, Universities Space Research Association, Houston, Texas

Official Website:

Name of Internship:

NASA LPI Summer Internship 2018

LPI Summer Intern Program in Planetary Science 2018

Duration of Internship:

The duration of Summer Internship Program will be Ten Weeks only.

Schedule of Internship:

LPI Summer Internship 2018 will be conducted from 1st week of June to 2nd week of August 2018.

Eligibility Criteria:

The Students must meet educational qualifications as mentioned below:

  1. Have completed at least 50 semester hours of credit.
  2. Have interest to make career in Sciences. The fields of Sciences include Natural Sciences, Computer Sciences, Mathematics and Engineering disciplines.

Selection Preference will be given to above disciplines, still other Students having required qualifications may also apply for NASA LPI Summer Internship 2018.

In addition to above qualifications, the Students are required to submit at least 03 Recommendation Letters to LPI institute.

Areas of Research in Internship:

Students have to work on one of the following research areas during Summer Internship Program_

  • Lunar Science and Exploration
  • Planetary Remote Sensing and Spectroscopy
  • Image Processing
  • Planetary Geology and Surface Processes
  • Impact Studies
  • Geophysical Data Analysis and Modeling
  • Physics and Chemistry of Planetary Atmospheres
  • Meteorites and Sample Analysis
  • Interplanetary Dust and Presolar Grains
  • Mineralogy/Petrology

Stipend Details:

The LPI institute will pay $5675 as Stipend to every Student who participates in NASA LPI Summer Internship Program.

Other Facilities & Support:

Local Students will be given reimbursement of US travel expenses worth $1000, while Foreign Students will receive $1500 for foreign travel.

Process of Selection:

Students will be selected for NASA LPI Summer Internship 2018 on the basis of following criteria:

  1. Scholarship, curriculum, and experience
  2. Career objectives and scientific interest
  3. Match of interest of applicant with available research projects

In selection for Internship, NASA LPI will NOT consider Students’ race, creed, color, sex, age, national origin, handicap status or any other non-merit issue.

Certificate of Internship:

Kindly refer Official Notification.

How to Apply Online for NASA LPI Summer Internship Program 2018:

  1. Log on to official website at
  2. Find out Quick Links section at bottom of the home page.
  3. Select the link LPI Internship Program to open relevant webpage.
  4. Read guidelines, eligibility criteria and all important details carefully.
  5. Get back to Internship page and click on Apply Now link to proceed.
  6. Register yourself and fill up your application form with basic details.
  7. Upload your Photograph, recommendation letters and other documents & certificates.
  8. Complete the rest of formalities and submit your application online.
  9. Save your Application Registration Number/ID for future reference.
  10. Get printout of your Application Form for record and further use.

After completing above process, you need to send the transcripts to following address through your school/college’s registrar mail:


LPI Summer Intern Program

Application #: (mention your application number here)

3600 Bay Area Boulevard

Houston, TX 77058-1113

Important Dates:

Commencement of Online Application: November or December 2017

Last Date for Submission of Application /Receipt of Transcripts: 1st week of January 2018

List of Selected Students will be Declared: 1st week of March 2018

Click to Read/View Official Notification

Click Here to Apply Online for NASA LPI Summer Internship Program 2018

Please visit Official Website at to know more about NASA LPI Summer Internship 2018 notification released by Lunar Planetary Institute, Universities Space Research Association, Online Application Form, Duration of Internship, Schedule of Internship, Eligibility Criteria, Stipend Details, Process of Selection, Important Dates and Process to Apply for LPI Summer Intern Program in Planetary Science 2018.