2015 Research Internships

The University of Florida's Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) is pleased to announce the call for Research or Extension Summer Internships with the Florida Agricultural Experiment Station or the Florida Cooperative Extension Service. This internship program is a cooperative effort between the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS), the Experiment Station, and the Extension Service. Interns will be paid $560 per week ($14 per hour) and will work under the supervision of an Experiment Station faculty member or a county Extension Agent. This internship program will place a priority on students who have not previously held a research or extension position.

If you do not have a GatorLink account, please contact Cassandra Sexson (cjlema@ufl.edu) in the Office of the Dean for Research.

Application Process

Research Applicants:

Log in using your GatorLink ID and password to begin the application process.

Extension Applicants:

The Application and FAQs are at the Extension Website.


As part of the application process, you will be required to upload a resume in Adobe PDF format. Please ensure that you have this document ready before starting.


All applications for the 2015 Research Internships must be submitted by February 23rd, 2015.

The submission period for this program has ended.