Funded or Restricted Internship Programs
The Washington Center offers several programs that are funded and/or restricted to a specific group of students. Read about the internship experience, sample internship sites and how to apply for the following programs.
Federal Diversity Internship Initiative
Learn about this initiative through which applicants are placed in selected federal agencies (restricted to students who have U.S. citizenship).
Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) Summer Internship Program for HBCU/MI Students
Hands on internship at the Naval Research Laboratory in Washington, D.C. for promising young minority students to pursue careers in scientific research.
Find out more about our internship program for recent college graduates.
The Córdova & Fernós Program
Read about our internship program available only to Puerto Rican college students.
Learn about our internship program available only to college students from Gibraltar.
Governors Internship Program
Find out about our internship program available only to Mexican college students.
Prudential Foundation Global Citizens Program
Explore our internship program available to college students from Brazil, China, India, Japan, the Republic of Korea and Taiwan.
U.S. & International Students
The Ford Motor Company Global Scholars Program
Learn about our internship program available to college students from Brazil, China, India, Russia, South Africa and the United States, during the fall semester.
This two-week program will bring 16 Japanese students and 12 U.S. students from top universities to Washington, D.C. for a robust leadership-based curriculum that enhances students’ understanding of the principles, challenges and potential of civil society.