The Office of Science and Technology Policy is currently accepting applications for its Summer 2012 Student Volunteer Program. The application deadline is February 27, 2012. Students who are U.S. citizens and who will be actively enrolled during the Summer 2012 semester, or anticipate returning to undergraduate or graduate programs in Fall 2012, are welcome to apply.
More information and application instructions are available athttp://www.whitehouse.gov/ostp/about/student/.
About OSTP. The Office of Science and Technology Policy advises the President on the effects of science and technology on domestic and international affairs. The office serves as a source of scientific and technological analysis and judgment for the President with respect to major policies, plans and programs of the Federal Government.
About the Student Volunteer Program. Student Volunteers are accepted for one of three annual terms (Spring, Summer, or Fall), which each last no more than 90 days. While these positions are without compensation, the assignments provide educational enrichment, practical work experience, and network opportunities with other individuals in the science and technology policy arena.