Physics of Accelerators and Related Technology for International Students (PARTI)

  • Program Description

    Fermilab's PARTI program offers ten-week summer internships to students from universities in Europe majoring in physics and engineering. These internships offer a chance for students to work with Fermilab scientists and engineers at the frontier of scientific research in the physics and technology of particle accelerators.

    Read more details on PARTI.

    Download, print and display a poster at your institution.

    Support includes:

    • Wage of $12.50 per hour for a standard 40-hour work week, subject to U.S. taxes excluding Social Security
    • Shared use of housing
    • Shared use of a rental car
    • Transportation to and from the airport
  • Eligibility

    • Student of a university in a country in Europe, majoring in Physics or Engineering.
    • At least one full year at the university at the moment of applying.
    • At least 4.0 Grade Point Average (in 2-5 grading system).
    • At least 18 years old.
    • Fluent in English.

    Key Dates

    Check Key Dates and the PARTI Calendar.

    Contact Information

    Fermilab PARTI
    PO Box 500, MS 221
    Batavia, IL 60510, USA
    Phone: +1-630-840-5680
  • Expectations

    • Adhere to the job duties and to observe the required time and attendance standards, as defined by your supervisor.
    • Complete all Fermilab safety and computing requirements.
    • Work safely in a responsible and professional manner.
    • Attend all scheduled events including lectures, tours and group activities.


    • Prepare and present a final oral report. (The report will be available on the Web.) Check out the presentations and papers from previous years.