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Summer 2024 Cosmosphere Camp Counselor Paid NASA* Summer Internship Program

Are you a STEM or Education major looking for a way to engineer a great résumé?

We’ve got the perfect paid internship opportunity for you!

Spend your summer as a Cosmosphere Camp counselor or director mentoring students from 3rd to 12th grade!

• Commitment time: May 27-July 28, 2024
• $10-$13/hour based on experience
• Work 40-50 hours per week
• Dorms and meals provided through Hutchinson Community College
• Meet former NASA astronauts
• Teach and inspire kids to find their passions
• Must be 18 years old or older

An outstanding opportunity for students, recent grads, aspiring and current teachers, or anyone who loves coaching kids!

• Great hands-on classroom experience
• Practice classroom management
• Learn great STEM activities and more!

Not an expert in some of these areas? Don’t worry, we will provide you with all the training you need!

Meet former NASA Astronauts Don Thomas and John Herrington!

Email your resume to or apply through the button below.

*Partial funding provided through a grant from NASA in Kansas–Kansas Space Grant Consortium.