Internship Funding

Want to intern but need some cash to help you along? Check out this page for updates on funding opportunities.

NJ Women's & Gender Studies Consortium For the Summer, 2013 program, the New Jersey Women’s and Gender Studies Consortium (NJWGSC) will grant $1,000 each to students who complete a minimum 160 hour internship related to women’s or gender studies.

Google Policy Fellowship The Google Policy Fellowship program was inspired by Google’s Summer of Code with a public policy twist. The Google Policy Fellowship program offers undergraduate, graduate, and law students interested in Internet and technology policy the opportunity to spend the summer contributing to the public dialogue on these issues, and exploring future academic and professional interests. 

Conference on Asian Pacific American Leadership CAPAL’s Federal Internship Program places undergraduate and graduate students in internships within the federal government in Washington, D.C. Opportunities in regional offices, including California, Texas, and Wisconsin, may also be possible. These internship positions are open to ALL MAJORS and are suited for individuals looking to gain real-world federal government experience. 

National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Program The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Undergraduate Scholarship Program (UGSP) offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral, and social science health-related research. 

J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund The J.W. Saxe Memorial Fund is a prize, typically up to two thousand dollars awarded annually based on need, to one or more college or university students in the United States involved in public service. The award enables students to gain practical experience in public service by taking a no-pay or low-pay job or internship during a summer or other term. Preference will be given to applicants who have already identified a position or project, but who require additional funds.

The Alliance for Women in Media's  Future Media Leader Scholarship provides a $2,000 scholarship, participation in a shadowing program providing unprecedented exposure to all areas of the broadcast and digital industry, and mentoring from an industry leader. Applicants must be a current college undergraduate with a minimum of a 3.0 grade point average majoring in Communications, Broadcasting, Digital Media or Advertising (or related fields).

FSD International This international internship program offers 9-52 week placements at any FSD site with one of their 300 Community Partners. It's an intense, immersive program for students and young professionals looking to gain international development experience and training. Fund your FSD experience: explore the Funding Resources page to learn more about scholarships, grants, and fundraising campaigns.

FinAid.org A general database of scholarships, grants and loans.  Enter in specific search criteria based on your needs and sort through funding that can assist making an internship more feasible.

HispanicFund.org Scholarships open to Hispanic students any age; must have at least one parent or grandparent of Hispanic descent. Requires a minimum 3.0 GPA (some scholarships require a 3.3 GPA).

Scholarships.com Scholarships open to Native American, Pacific Islander Native and Alaskan Native students working on a major in  Mathematics, Science and Business. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA.

Educational Foundation for Women in Accounting This is a scholarship for women, mostly minorities, single mothers or women re-entering school from workforce who are actively pursuing a degree in Accounting.  Currently the two available scholarships do not have GPA requirements, but the other two periodically offer require a 3.0 GPA.