University Engagement

Sandia-supported Student Interns, Fellowships & Post-Doc. appointments

  • Fulltime & Summer Internship (positions identified and posted by SNL managers)
  • Truman Fellowship – named after President Harry S. Truman who created Sandia Labs
  • Jill Hruby Fellowship – named after our previous Lab Director and aimed to develop women in engineering and science fields who are interested in technical leadership careers in national security.
  • New REHEDS/ASAP Fellowship in radiation and electrical sciences – yet to be approved and named
  • Sandia Students and Postdocs

Academic Alliance Program

On-campus mangers to facilitate the universities’ institutional partnerships with Sandia, serving as the universities’ local interface to Sandia staff and leadership

  • University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
  • University of Texas at Austin (UT-Austin)
  • Purdue University
  • University of New Mexico (UNM)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech.)
  • Sandia Academic Alliance Program

University Research Association (URA)

Universities Research Association, Inc., (URA), is a consortium of over 90 leading research-oriented universities, primarily in the United States, and also in Italy, Japan, and the United Kingdom.

S.T.A.R.T. HBCU program

Historically Black Colleges and Universities

  • Florida A&M University
  • Norfolk State University
  • North Carolina A&T State University
  • Prairie View A&M University
  • S.T.A.R.T. HBCU program


  • Interaction of Ionizing Radiation with Matter University Research Alliance (IIRM-URA) – DTRA funded effort, led by Pennsylvania State University with dose rate thrust lead by Brigham Young University (BYU)
  • COHERENT Collaboration on coherent elastic neutrino-nucleus scattering at SNS (80 members, 18 institutes in 4 countries)