Friday, January 22, 2010

Summer 2010 Internship Opportunity in D.C.

Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service

June 6 – July 31, 2010

Georgetown University, Washington, DC

www.DCinternships.org/IPVS



*** Priority APPLICATION DEADLINE – February 5***

****SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING AVAILABLE****



Scholarship applications are now being accepted for the Summer 2010 Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service. Sponsored by The Fund for American Studies in partnership with Georgetown University, the Institute is a summer academic internship program held in Washington, D.C. for undergraduate students interested in volunteerism and careers in the nonprofit sector.

The Institute combines substantive professional experience for 30 hours a week with a challenging academic experience. This fast-paced, eight-week residential program provides students from around the world with the opportunity to gain an edge in today’s competitive job market and graduate school admissions, and experience the excitement of Washington first-hand. More...

Internships – Competitive placements with leading nonprofit organizations
Classes – Up to 9 transferable credits in ethics and philanthropy from Georgetown University
Housing – Roommate matching and furnished on-campus apartments in the heart of D.C.
Service – A variety of hands-on community projects
Guest Lectures – With Washington’s top nonprofit executives and scholars
Leadership & Professional Development – Leadership, mentoring and career building activities
Networking – With seasoned nonprofit professionals and top student leaders from around the world
Scholarships – Over half of all students receive full or partial funding based on merit and financial need


The Institute will be held June 6 – July 31, 2010. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on a rolling basis until March 5, 2010. Students who complete their application by the priority deadline of February 5, 2010 will receive priority internship placement and scholarship consideration.


For more information or to start an online application, please visit the website at www.DCinternships.org/IPVS.


Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Emily Hill, IPVS Program Manager, at IPVS@tfas.org or 800-741-6964.

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Emily E. Hill
Manager, Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service
The Fund for American Studies
1621 New Hampshire Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20009
(phone) 202.986.0384
(fax) 202.318.0441
www.DCinternships.org/IPVS


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