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New Frontiers Initiative – 2023-2024 PhD Fellowships

The New Frontiers Graduate Fellowships provide PhD students with a year of full-time research support, including a $38,000 stipend, up to $12,000 in tuition allowance, and an allocation of 50,000 node-hours on NCSA’s Delta computing system. Funding is provided by the National Science Foundation.

Applications are now being accepted for fellowships to occur between August of 2023 and July of 2024.


ARLIS – RFI: ODNI AI Engineering Academic Research Roadmap

The purpose of this Request for Information (RFI) is to solicit from the larger national academic ecosystem information relevant to the development of an Academic Research Roadmap. The Research Roadmap will identify gaps and opportunities that will help frame funding priorities for academic research and collaborative agreements, as well as accelerate the Intelligence Community’s (IC) adoption of AI technologies. For more information see the full RFI

The Applied Research Laboratory for Intelligence and Security (ARLIS) at the University of Maryland, College Park, is seeking undergraduate and graduate students to participate in the Research for Intelligence & Security Challenges (RISC) Initiative internship program. This 10-week paid program pairs students with faculty mentors from INSURE consortium member institutions and the Department of Defense (DOD) and Intelligence Community (IC) and offers the opportunity to be sponsored for a security clearance and to be considered for future employment with the U.S. government.


National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency – Student Internship Program

The NGA offers opportunities to graduate and undergraduate students interested in an internship with the NGA.

National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency – Visiting Scientist Program

The NGA hosts visiting scientist for three months to two years for a wide range of research interests.