Funding Opportunities for Unpaid Summer Internships in Public Service

Hannah Guffey

Now that it's April, summer is just around the corner! Speaking of summer, if you've secured an unpaid internship related to public service, there's still time to apply for funding to support your summer experience! Mark your calendars for these upcoming deadlines: 

  • Parents Fund Internship Grant: $3,000 grant awarded to sixteen 2nd and 3rd year students who have secured unpaid internships in one of the five areas of public concern as defined by the Virginia 2020 Commission. Deadline to apply: April 8th 
  • Larry Simpson Internship Scholarship: $2,000 scholarship for rising 4th years in the College of Arts & Sciences; high priority placed on financial need. Deadline to apply: April 12th 
  • Z Society - Gilbert J. Sullivan Award: $2,000 scholarship intended for undergraduate students to complete a summer internship otherwise unattainable due to financial constraints. Deadline for second round applications: April 27th by 11:37 PM

Feel free to come by and see us in Newcomb 170 or in 1515, M-F 1-5 PM, for drop-in hours for support with any of your application materials.