Summer opportunity in Washington, DC

Are you still deciding what to do this summer? It’s not too late to spend 8 weeks in Washington, DC completing an internship, earning credit, and expanding your professional network.

We have extended the application deadline for our summer LIVE. LEARN. INTERN. programs until April 6. Students are guaranteed an internship placement, earn between 3 and 9 academic credits, and live in furnished apartments.

The Presidential campaign of 2016 makes this summer a particularly exciting time for students to come to Washington, DC.

·         Public Policy + Economics
·         International Affairs
·         Journalism + Communications
·         Service + Community Leadership
·         Business + Government Affairs
·         Leadership + the American Presidency

Unlike many other Washington, DC internship programs, we guarantee you an internship placement with a
·         Federal agency
·         Embassy or International Affairs Group
·         Government affairs office
·         Media outlet
·         Public policy group
·         Nonprofit organization

Our staff works to place you with an organization that fits your skills and career goals. You’ll gain real-world experience that will set you apart when it’s time to find your first job after graduation.

Live in the heart of Washington, DC on George Washington University’s campus, just steps from the White House and Department of State. Click here to learn more about housing accommodations and the neighborhood.

Maximize your summer by also taking courses for between 3 and 9 credits from George Mason University. Students may choose from a variety of engaging electives.

We award over $1 million in scholarship funding each year, and there are generous scholarships still available. Students receive awards based on financial need and merit which typically range from $1,000 -$4,500.

Students are encouraged to visit for more information and to begin an online application. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis through the April 6 extended deadline. Students will be notified of their admission decision within two weeks of completing an application. Questions may be directed to or 202.986.0384.