Math Learning Opportunities

The Department of Mathematics at Western Michigan Unversity encourages students to take advantage of internship and summer program opportunities.


  • Student internships at the National Security Agency
  • The U.S. Department of Homeland Security Scholarship and Fellowship Program is intended for students interested in pursuing the basic science and technology innovations that can be applied to the DHS mission. The DHS realizes that the country's strong science and technology community provides a critical advantage in the development and implementation of counter-terrorist measures and other DHS objectives. This education program is intended to ensure a diverse and highly talented science and technology community to achieve the DHS mission and objectives. Areas of study that are eligible include: physical sciences, mathematical sciences, computer and information sciences, life sciences, social sciences, psychology, selected humanities and engineering.
  • The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education administers a broad range of internships, scholarships, fellowships and research experiences.

Summer programs

Undergraduate students can explore the research opportunities for summer programs along with these websites:

Other programs

The Institute for Pure and Applied Mathematics Semester Programs fosters the interaction of mathematics with a broad range of science and technology, builds new interdisciplinary research communities, promotes mathematical innovation and engages and transforms the world through mathematics.