The Academy is the premier internship offered by NASA and has a main goal of training future leaders of the space industry. The summer research program attracts undergraduate and graduate students of various backgrounds, mostly in STEM fields. More detailed information about the internship can be found here<http://www.nasa.gov/offices/education/programs/descriptions/NASA_Academy.html#.VLGt7NJzRfB>.

MS PHD members are great examples of leaders whose interests may very well align with the opportunities provided by NASA. Applications just opened on NASA OSSI<https://intern.nasa.gov/ossi/web/public/guest/searchOpps/> and can be found by going to the Search Opportunities window and searching for the keyword Academy. The application deadline is February 15th, 2015.

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