Please submit an email with the subject “[ELFIN] Application: LastName, FirstName” to with the following information:

  • Full Name

  • Contact Information (Cell Phone, Email)

  • Attachment: Completed Application saved as a PDF with the filename detailed below.

  • Attachment: Your Resume or Curriculum Vitae saved as a PDF with the filename: Last_First_Resume/CV

Applications for Fall quarter are now OPEN! We will reach out to each and every applicant.

For our fall quarter recruitment, we’re looking for committed students from all disciplines interested in space exploration, preferably with strong Python skills.

Applications are due on Tuesday, October 8th 2019 at 11:59 PM.

The application is a PDF with fields that you can electronically fill out. Download the file and click on the fields to enter text. Please save and submit the completed application as a PDF file (.pdf) and name the file:
ex: SmithJohn_ELFINApplication2018Spring.pdf

Now that we are squarely in the operations phase, we accept non-US citizens as well! In addition, there is no need to fill out the “potential subsystem” section.

Thank you for your interest in the ELFIN project!


Application FAQ:

School Year: Please indicate your year at UCLA (i.e. 1, 2, etc.).

Graduation Year: Please indicate the year you plan on graduating from UCLA.

Resume: Please include the following in your resume (if applicable and relevant):
– Work / Research Experience
– Leadership Experience
– Technical Skills
– Memberships / Organizations
– Awards and Honors

Other Questions: email us at