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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.

 

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For more than 35 years, students have found The Washington Center’s program an excellent means of finding that kind of opportunity, enriching their studies and launching their careers. Learn more.

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Since 1975, 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.
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Internship Programs

Spring Semester 2018
1/24/18 – 5/5/18

Global Competencies
1/24/18 – 5/5/18

Summer Semester 2018
6/3/18 – 8/11/18

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Priority applications are now being accepted

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January 2-14, 2018

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The Washington Center Honors Six Affiliates with 2017 Partnership Awards
For Immediate Release September 20, 2017   Contact: Lilia Dashevsky Lilia.Dashevsky@twc.edu   Washington, D.C. — The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars (TWC) is proud to announce that six colleges and universities have been chosen to receive TWC’s 2017...
September 20, 2017


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The Washington Center Honors Five Colleges and Universities with the 2017 Higher Education Civic Engagement Awards
For Immediate Release September 13, 2017   Contact: Lilia Dashevsky Lilia.Dashevsky@twc.edu   Washington, D.C. — Five colleges and universities were chosen this year to receive the 2017 Higher Education Civic Engagement Award presented by The Washington Center for...
September 13, 2017


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