Access and Opportunity
TWC scholarship recipients share their inspiring stories of access and opportunity. Click here to watch the video.
Internship Bill Of Rights
Focused on learning, it outlines an equal partnership between schools, employers and students and serves as a model for all academic internships across the country. Read more…
Mexico 100 Program
TWC and the Instituto Mexicano de La Juventud (IMJUVE) are giving Mexican college students the opportunity to live and intern in Washington, D.C. Read more…
Click here to learn more about TWC's Leadership Initiative for Students with Disabilities.
The D.C. Internship Experience
Through our program, you will engage in meaningful coursework and programming, expand your network, and transition from college life into your professional future. 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.
5/27/15 – 8/8/15
Quarter & Postgraduate
6/7/15 – 8/15/15
Accepting Summer applications on a space-available basis
May 10-23, 2015