Scholarships for Students Attending PA Institutions

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Every semester and summer, students from four-year public and private institutions in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania participate in The Washington Center's internship program to gain real-world experience, pursue their academic interests, and live in the nation's capital. No matter what your major or career goals, you'll find that Washington, D.C. is a great place to get your professional start.

Scholarships are available to help make your time in D.C. financially possible. Residents of Pennsylvania attending colleges and universities in the commonwealth can qualify for funding.
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What Our Student Bloggers from Pennsylvania Say About the Internship Program

KellyKelly from Gannon University

"The people I met, the relationships I formed, and the experiences I had will stay with me for a lifetime."
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University: Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Internship Site: TechAmerica Foundation
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University: Villanova University
Internship Site: IMGE
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University: Dickinson College, Pennsylvania
Internship Site: U.S. Capitol Historical Society
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University: Juniata College
Internship Site: TechAmerica
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Program Components
Learn about the components of our Washington, D.C. internship program that will help you bridge the gap between your college life and your professional future.

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Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to some of our most commonly asked questions regarding academic credit, internships, program components, application, costs, scholarships, housing, student services, pre-arrival questions and more.

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