Welina Mai Kākou!

Welcome to the Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science (PIPES) website!

The Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science (PIPES) is a university level project-based internship program housed within the Office of Research at the University of Hawaiʻi at Hilo. PIPES is committed to increasing the recruitment and retention of local students, especially those of Native Hawaiian ancestry, into fields of study, and ultimately careers, related to the natural resources of Hawaiʻi and the Pacific region.

See more information on PIPES programs.

Applications for the 2016 Pacific Internship Programs for Exploring Science programs are now CLOSED.
Mahalo nui loa for your interest in the program. The PIPES ʻOhana looks forward to reading all submitted materials.

March 11th - Interview invitations sent to semi-finalists
March/April - Interviews
April 30th - 2016 selections finalized, participants notified.
May 31st - Start of 2016 program

Please contact the PIPES office  at 808-933-0705 or email uhintern@hawaii.edu with any questions regarding your application.

See the Application Instructions