The Washington Center Stands Apart

The Washington Center Stands Apart

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The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars is the largest, independent, nonprofit experiential education organization in the United States. It offers an integrated academic and work experience in preparing college students and professionals for lives of achievement and civic engagement.


Since 1975, The Washington Center has helped more than 50,000 motivated college students connect with companies, organizations, congressional offices and federal agencies that exemplify the values of leadership and community service.


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Students at The Washington Center come from a wide variety of social backgrounds, academic institutions, and geographic locations. They represent some of the best and brightest young minds in both public and private institutions in the U.S. and around the world. Students must be enrolled in an accredited college or university and be sophomores, juniors or seniors, or be recent graduates or graduate students. The average GPA of TWC’s students is 3.3; applicants must have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.75 to be considered.

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