Experiential OpportunitiesThis page provides an eclectic list of competitive internships, work fellowships, research gigs, and gap-year programs that might also interest students who apply for national scholarships. If you are looking for traditional internships associated with your field of study, Career and Employment Services tracks and facilitates many great opportunities.
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Congressional Hunger Center
Post BA opportunity to work on hunger and poverty issues
DAAD RISE - Research Internships in Science and Engineering
Deadline: Dec. 15, 2018
Research internships in Germany.
DOE (Department of Energy) Internships
Deadline will vary with the program
- Clean Cities Workforce Development
- DOE Scholars Program
- General Counsel
- Science Undergraduate Laboratory
English Teaching Assistant Opportunities
Here are six options sponsored by host country governments. Also look at the Fulbright ETA opportunity.
Gaither Junior Fellows Program
Deadline: January 15, 2019 Campus Deadline: Dec. 15, 2018
Paid year as research assistant for the Carnegie Endowment for Intl. Peace.
Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship
Deadline: October 1, 2018 for Spring 2019 semester
Six to nine month paid fellowship in Washington D.C. addressing peace/security issues.
Humanity in Action Fellowship
Summer program exploring national histories of discrimination and resistance at various European sites or in Atlanta.
Mount Vernon Leadership Fellows
Deadline: January 2019
Only sophomores may apply. Selective 6-week summer institute for leadership and networking.
NIH Post-baccalaureate Intramural Research Training Award
Deadline: apply anytime
Opportunity to conduct full-time research with NIH before graduate or professional school.
NSF Research Experience for Undergraduates
Hundreds of paid summer research opportunities across the country.
Public Policy & International Affairs (PPIA) Program
Deadline: November 1, 2017
Junior summer institute for underrepresented students interested in public policy/international affairs.
Princeton in . . .
Year of service after completion of BA/BS
Deadline: December 31, 2018
Washington Internships for Students of Engineering - connects engineers with public policy nine-week program