Dates, Deadlines, Stipends, and More

The 2024 program dates are June 3–August 2, 2024.

Applications for the 2024 internship program are no longer being accepted.

SASP Cohorts Slideshow

2023 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2023 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2022 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2022 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2021 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2021 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2020 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2020 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2019 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2019 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2018 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2018 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2017 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2017 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2016 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2016 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2015 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2015 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2014 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2014 Space Astronomy Summer Program
2013 Space Astronomy Summer Program students
2013 Space Astronomy Summer Program

Stipends and Subsidies

The stipend for the 2024 program is $880 per week, which is comparable to other astronomical summer internships in the U.S. Travel and housing assistance will be provided for the 2024 SASP.

Applications

The application website is now closed.

Visas

Students who are non-U.S. citizens will need a visa to work in the U.S. regardless of where their college or university is located. We provide assistance to qualified international applicants in the acquisition of appropriate visas and other work documents required to work at STScI. If you are accepted, our Human Resources department will contact you to provide assistance in obtaining a work visa. 

Our Location

Learn more about where STScI is located, the Baltimore area, or find directions.

Have questions? Review frequently asked questions or contact us: saspinfo@stsci.edu.