Washington Summer Internship Program
Since the Washington Summer Internship Program began in 2007, 120 internship opportunities have been given to Turkish Americans collegiate students (undergraduate and graduate), as well as recent college graduates, with prestigious Congressional offices and nonprofit and non-governmental organizations. This program provides an opportunity for Turkish American students to live and work in Washington D.C., learn about the American political process, and explore career opportunities in the realms of public affairs. Designed to enhance Turkish American participation in political life and to cultivate the future generation of Turkish American leaders, the program lasts up to 10 weeks (between June-August 2014).
Completed applications must be submitted by Friday, December 20, 2013. To be considered for this opportunity, applicants need to submit the following materials:
- Completed application form
- Completed short essays
- 2 passport size photographs
- The contact information of a professional reference (a previous employer or internship supervisor)