To apply to the summer school, you must

  • Be enrolled in a graduate program at an accredited university in a relevant field of study
  • Able to work onsite in Los Alamos for 10 weeks, sometime from mid-May through early September of 2024 (exact dates TBD)

Desired Qualifications for 2024 CDSS

  • Computer Scientists: HPC, Kokkos/CUDA/HIP, MPI.
  • Applied Mathematicians: Iterative and Multigrid Methods. Preconditioners.
  • Physicists: Hydrodynamics, Radiative Transfer (diffusion, multigroup etc), Shock Physics.

Students will be chosen based both on their qualifications and on the alignment of their skills and interests with the focus area of the summer school. Broadly speaking, we will attempt to create a balanced team with an even distribution of students from the desired disciplines.


Los Alamos National Laboratory offers very competitive compensation:

  • 10 week salary of $9-12K (based on education and experience)


Please use the this form and include your C.V. and a cover letter describing your research interests.