Summer Undergraduate Program
for Planetary Research

Summer Undergraduate Program for Planetary Research

Summer Undergraduate Program for Planetary Research

Application Requirements

You will need to apply using the online application form. Paper applications will not be accepted. Applications are only accepted using the online application form.

Once you begin the application, you must complete all questions on the form, including essay-style questions. Upon submission you will receive a confirmation e-mail with your application number and a link to view the status of your reference letters. You are required to submit three reference letters and official transcripts to qualify for the program.

Transcripts and letters of recommendation may be submitted independently, but they must be received by February 7, 2022, for your application to be considered.

Hard copy and electronic transcripts are accepted. Ask your college registrar to mail an official hard copy transcript to:

SUPPR
Application #
3600 Bay Area Boulevard
Houston, TX 77058-1113

All official electronic transcripts should be sent directly from the college or the college’s vendors to: internprogram@lpi.usra.edu.

Be sure to include your application number in the address you provide to your registrar. Transcripts must be received by the LPI no later than February 7, 2022.

If you are a foreign national, you will be asked to provide proof of English proficiency through one of these accepted methods:

  • Test Of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL)
  • International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score
  • A letter from one of the professors in the English department at your college confirming that you have sufficient spoken and written English language skills to successfully participate in the internship program.

Questions may be directed to:
Claudia Bellard
internprogram@lpi.usra.edu

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