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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.

 

The Washington Center Advantage

For more than 35 years, students have found The Washington Center’s program an excellent means of finding that kind of opportunity, enriching their studies and launching their careers. Learn more.

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Experience Transforms

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.
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Internship Programs

Spring Semester 2018
1/24/18 – 5/5/18

Global Competencies
1/24/18 – 5/5/18

Summer Semester 2018
6/3/18 – 8/11/18

Deadlines
Priority applications are now being accepted

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Academic Seminars

Inside Washington 2018

January 2-14, 2018

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TWC Now

Civic Digital Fellows Prove Themselves in D.C.
Set apart by a prominent dash, the last words of the mission statement of the Civic Digital Fellowship read as follows: “—the first of its kind.” This is no exaggeration. For as far as other organizations that follow their lead in being “a data science and technology...
September 5, 2017


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Teachers Become Students at TWC
Professor Pilar Barbosa, one of the most renowned academics in Puerto Rican history, was a lifelong advocate of closer ties between her home island and the United States. Though she passed away in 1997, she would no doubt have been impressed by the ten teachers and...
September 5, 2017


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