Gala 2016: Leadership & Legacy
A special evening to honor Mike Smith's legacy and to launch a new era of leadership with Christopher Norton – purchase tickets today!
Advocating for Awareness
Summer blogger Julie took her experience of being diagnosed with juvenile rheumatoid arthritis and turned it into a powerful internship opportunity.
Longtime TWC President Mike Smith to Step Down in 2016. Former Goldman Sachs executive Christopher Norton named successor. Read more...
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!
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.
For over 35 years, 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.
8/24/16 – 12/10/16
8/24/16 – 12/10/16
on a space-available basis
Students living outside the U.S. deadline – 5/4/16
Democratic National Convention
July 17-29, 2016
Republican National Convention
July 10-22, 2016
Congratulations on making it through your semester at The Washington Center! Join us in celebrating your achievements at Commencement. Dress code: Business Professional Refreshments will follow...