Gala 2015: 40 & Forward
Celebrate four decades of transforming students’ lives – purchase tickets today!
Road to the White House
Spring interns heard three top political analysts from across the political spectrum preview the 2016 presidential election during an engaging April 10 SMLS discussion. Read more...
The View from the President's Right Hand
TWC hosted three former White House chiefs of staff for a discussion about what it takes to be gatekeepers for the most powerful men in the world. Read more...
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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.
Fall & Postgraduate
8/26/15 – 12/12/15
8/26/15 – 11/07/15
Priority deadline – 5/06/15
Regular deadline – 6/10/15
Students living outside the U.S. deadline – 5/06/15
May 10-23, 2015
Congratulations to all of our internship program graduates!