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The STEM Diversity & Outreach Office collaborates with many other Idaho State University partners that promote and work toward multicultural inclusivity.

Are you looking for
Research opportunities through paid internships?  

NASA Develop - an Earth science and remote sensing program.

Department of Chemistry undergraduate research internships (iSEED ecology grants)

Department of Energy (INL) internships

Pathways to Science - a source for a variety of summer research experiences

College to Career tools - Workforce Development

Career Information Systems (State of Idaho) - connect with jobs in your field through a website resulting from an ISU EPSCoR/Idaho Department of Labor collaboration:

ISU Career Center at part time/seasonal job postings, resume writing, job seeking skills 

SACNAS Career Center at

National Diversity & STEM Organizations for students

Empowering students to realize their full potential thru STEM awareness, access, support and development.
Consider these organizations as resources for internship / fellowship opportunities, scholarships, networking and career/leadership development

American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) is a national, nonprofit organization focused on substantially increasing the representation of American Indians, Alaska Natives, Native Hawaiians, Pacific Islanders, First Nations and other indigenous peoples of North America in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) studies and careers. 

National Association of Black Engineers (NSBE)

Society for Advancement of Chicanos/Hispanics and Native Americans in Science (SACNAS)
provides opportunity of undergraduate students to present their research to peers in a culturally relevant environment; scholarships, internship postings, members job board, career opportunities.

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)
SHPE programs offer support and development to increase degree persistence and attainment as well as aid undergraduates in professional development for a transition into either a STEM career or pursuit of a graduate degree.

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)

National Hispanic Environmental Council
An organization providing environmental STEM institutes (field study residential sessions) for ages 18-22. NHEC is a policy, programmatic, and advocacy organization.   They work to ensure that Latinos have a voice, and a seat, at the national environmental decision-making table, whether before federal agencies, the White House, Congress, major green groups, or others.  NHEC provides access to annual field study institutes. 
Visit their website to view past years' announcements and to find the 2019 announcements when they become available.

Looking for Social Networks?
Try these ASISU organizations
IF-STEM - Science Technology Engineering & Math
Hispanic Awareness Leadership Organization (HALO)
Lamda Theta Alpha 
Native American Student Services (NASS)

NASS provides help and support for indigenous peoples in the attainment of their educational goals through academic advising, tutoring, resources, and advocacy.