Students interested in the fields of public policy, international affairs, journalism, communication, business, or the nonprofit sector should consider these programs. More information on our programs may also be found online at www.DCinternships.org.
Because the Honors College is an NCHC member, VCU honors students receive priority admissions and scholarship consideration. Over 70% of students receive scholarship awards of the basis of financial need and merit.
Read more about the program below and apply by the priority deadline, Feb 10th!
LIVE. LEARN. INTERN. in Washington, DC
June 7 – August 1, 2014
*Guaranteed Internships – Courses for Credit – Housing in DC
*Priority Deadline: February 10, 2014
*Final Deadline: March 18, 2014
*Scholarship Funding Available
Spend a summer interning in the nation’s capital and gain that competitive edge. Taking advantage of a Washington, DC internship is a valuable investment in your future that will set you apart after college.
The comprehensive programs sponsored by The Fund for American Studies include a guaranteed internship placement, courses for transferable credit from George Mason University, and furnished housing conveniently located in George Washington University’s downtown campus just steps from the White House and State Department. Students also benefit from networking events, exclusive briefings, and guest speakers.
THE INTERNSHIP EXPERIENCE
We’ve been creating academic internship experiences for over 40 years and guarantee all participants an internship placement. Your options are endless – we work with over 300 different federal agencies, policy groups, international affairs organizations, media outlets, public affairs firms, government relations offices, and nonprofit organizations.
Working in this powerful city will allow you to make professional connections and practice networking skills in a real-world setting. Washington, DC is the perfect place to explore a variety of career paths, and we work with each student’s unique goals and aspirations to match them with the most fitting internship site.
Students will be accepted on a rolling basis until the final deadline of March 18, 2014. Applicants are encouraged to apply for the priority deadline of February 10, 2014 in order to receive preference in admissions and scholarship consideration, as well as internship placement. Please include your status as an honors student within your application materials in order to receive priority admissions and scholarship consideration.Over 70% of students receive scholarship awards on the basis of financial need and merit.
For more information and to be begin an online application, please visit www.DCinternships.org. Questions may be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org or 202.986.0384.