The official application process for 2016 ICT Summer Research Program is now open.

View the list of summer research program positions.

Apply now.

The deadline to apply is February 14, 2016.

ICT offers select interdisciplinary paid internships for creative and technical students wishing to pursue careers in simulation, interactive media and virtual reality fields. ICT aims to create compelling immersive systems for effective learning for military, entertainment and educational purposes.

Program Requirements

Students interested in participating in ICT’s Interdisciplinary Summer Research Program should meet the following requirements:

  • Be currently enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student at an accredited college or university in the U.S. or abroad
  • Be able to commit to a 12-week summer program, full-time, with start and end dates that comply with the applicant’s school session calendar
  • Indicate if relocation housing and travel assistance is requested (your current address must be at least 90 miles from the Institute to be eligible)

Students are required to work full-time (40 hours per week) Monday through Friday. If you are interested in applying for a summer research position with ICT, please fill out an application.

Click here for a PDF of frequently asked questions.

If you have any other questions or concerns please email us at

All forms of communication regarding the summer research program must be directed to the above email address or:

USC Institute for Creative Technologies
Attn: ICT Summer Research Program
12015 Waterfront Drive
Playa Vista, CA 90094-2536