The D.C. Internship Experience
You’ll gain real-world experience and build a professional network, all while exploring everything D.C. has to offer. Learn more!
Join us in Washington, D.C. to engage with the experts and organizations working at the cutting-edge of cybersecurity and gain an insider’s view of the field.
Undergraduate and graduate student veterans, cultivate your career advancement and workforce preparedness through a professional immersion program in Washington, D.C.
Advice from an Alumna
Julie shares what she gained from her transformative summer with TWC, and how her experience gave her the courage to accept a full-time job in D.C.
Experience The Washington Center
Transforming Today's Students into Tomorrow's Leaders
The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars is an independent, nonprofit organization serving hundreds of colleges and universities in the United States and other countries by providing selected students challenging opportunities to work and learn in Washington, D.C., for academic credit. The largest program of its kind, The Washington Center has 80 full-time staff and more than 50,000 alumni, many of whom are in leadership positions in the public, private, and nonprofit sectors.
Since 1975, The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars has helped more than 50,000 students from around the world gain valuable experience, and set them on a course of achievement, leadership and engagement in their communities. In a recent survey, 98% of TWC interns said our program significantly strengthened their career prospects. Now, our alumni are leaders in virtually every field -- public service, journalism, business, law, medicine, education, and more.
5/24/17 – 8/5/17
6/4/17 – 8/12/17
Priority Deadline: 2/15/17
Regular Deadline: 3/15/17
Students living outside the U.S. deadline – 2/15/17
May 14-21, 2017
The Simpson-Mineta Leaders Series is founded in the spirit of the lifelong friendship of two extraordinary leaders from opposite sides of the aisle. Norman Y. Mineta and Alan K. Simpson met during...
Spring 2017 Commencement
Congratulations on a great semester!