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Washington, D.C. Program

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Transform Your Potential into Achievement

During a challenging semester or summer immersed in dynamic Washington, D.C., you’ll have an experience that’s just not possible in a traditional campus setting. When you leave the program, you’ll be equipped with the confidence and sense of purpose to thrive in a highly competitive global marketplace. And you’ll be prepared to make a lasting impact on your community and society at large.


The Internship Experience

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

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DC internship Infographic

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Check out our infographic 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.

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Review requirements for our academic internship program.

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Dates & Deadlines

Find out when you should 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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Experience a Day in the Life of an Intern at The Washington Center

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