For my money SpaceX is one of the most exciting companies in the world today. They’re doing things no other private company is doing and they’re well ahead of the rest in the race to build the next generation of space transportation system. They’re bringing a fresh approach and a new way of thinking about the problems, and they’ve been pretty successful so far. And they’re looking for interns:
If SpaceX was around when I was in college I may have stayed an Aerospace major. I’m a lot more inspired by what they’re doing than anything NASA has been up to lately.