Office of Research Administration

Funding Opportunities for Graduate Students, Post-doctoral Fellows and Special Projects

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) is a U.S. Department of Energy institute focusing on scientific initiatives to research health risks from occupational hazards, assess environmental cleanup, respond to radiation medical emergencies, support national security and emergency preparedness, and educate the next generation of scientists.

The National Energy Technology Laboratory

The National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL) offers opportunities to participate in energy-related research through three highly competitive internships and research fellowship programs managed by the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE), a United States Department of Energy institute managed by Oak Ridge Associated Universities (ORAU).


Submission Deadlines


The Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Science and Technology Policy Fellowships

Energy efficiency and renewable energy (engineering, physics, chemistry, earth and planetary sciences).

Two years annual stipend, allowances for health insurance and research-related expenses, limited reimbursement for relocation expenses.


Submission Deadlines

Rolling basis

Science Education Programs at Oak Ridge National Laboratory

On this site you will find information about the various scientific educational programs offered at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Whether you are a recent graduate, a graduate student, an undergraduate, a K-12 student or teacher, or a university faculty member, ORNL has a program that will engage you in a scientific learning experience.