Washington, D.C. Program

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Transform Your Potential into Achievement

The Washington Center gives you an insider’s view of how the world really thinks, and how it really works. Our academic internship program enables students to gain the experience needed for entry-level employment and to prepare for lives of achievement, engagement and leadership.


The Internship Experience

Learn about the three components of our Washington, D.C. internship program that will help you bridge the gap between your college life and your professional future: the internship, the Leadership Forum, and the academic course. Also, check out our sample internship sites and internship programs we have to offer.

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View our Info Graphic

Check out our info graphic to get a better understanding of the D.C. internship experience.

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Find out how you can share an apartment with other interns in Washington, D.C. or nearby Silver Spring, Maryland.

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Review requirements for our academic internship program.

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Dates & Deadlines

Find out when you can submit your application and learn how long our programs typically last.

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Program Costs & Scholarships

Discover how you can estimate the cost of participating in our academic internship program and explore our financial aid opportunities.

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How to Apply

Find out how to apply to our programs and get a check-list of the documents you will need to prepare.

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Read, download or print out our brochures and other materials that explain the exciting opportunities we offer.

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Find the Right Program for You

The Washington Center offers a broad range of internship programs for all types of students. See what program works best for you by comparing our different offerings

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Experience a Day in the Life of an Intern at The Washington Center

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