2021 JIFRESSE Summer Internship Program (JSIP)

Thursday, February 11, 2021
Program Duration: June to September, 2021


Program Objective:  Provide UCLA undergraduate students an opportunity to conduct cutting-edge research under the guidance of experienced mentors at JPL and UCLA and strengthen the collaborations between JPL and UCLA.



  • Be a continuing undergraduate student and eligible for 2021 fall quarter registration at UCLA. Exceptional graduate students may be considered.
  • Complete three quarters at UCLA
  • Have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5/4.0
  • Not under any academic or disciplinary sanction
  • No past JSIP interns
  • Not able to sponsor foreign students from designated countries


Announcement of Opportunity:

Available Opportunities


Application Procedure:

The application materials include:

  • A cover letter clearly stating the project of interest
  • A resume
  • A statement of research interest related to the project identified
  • An unofficial transcript
  • Two letters of recommendation


Please submit applications to Dr. Yu Gu, gu@atmos.ucla.edu, before April 15, 2021. We will work with the mentors for confidential evaluations.


Program Duration:

10-week, from June to September. Selected intern will receive a stipend of $6,620 for the ten-week period ($7,620 for a master student and $8,620 for a doctoral student).


Work Location:

Remotely unless instructed otherwise.