In conjunction with the Government department, The Sidney Wise Public Service Internship Program was created in memory of Professor Sidney Wise who was committed to providing for students first-hand experiences in government and guidance to alumni in the field. This program allows students to gain first-hand experience in the practice of government at the local, state, and federal levels. Up to 3 awards of $3,000 stipend or expenses for 35-40 hours a week work for 10 weeks.
How to Apply
Current juniors and sophomores may apply. Applications available from the Government department.
Deadline: October 1
Interested students may also want to consider the James A. Finnegan Award, at http://www.members.aol.com/jafinnegan/. This is a similar internship in the Pennsylvania state government in Harrisburg.
Deadline: End of January