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New Washington, D.C. internships announced

December 31, 2013

SIU is pleased to announce a new competitive internship opportunity for two outstanding students in partnership with The Washington Center for Summer or Fall 2014. Faculty are encouraged to recruit outstanding students to apply for a partial scholarship towards a semester-length internship in Washington D.C.

The Illinois Board of Higher Education in a partnership with The Washington Center, has allocated $100,000 available in scholarships to public universities across the state. Of these, SIU is guaranteed at least two scholarship awards of $6,882 to help pay for the internship. Additional financial assistance may be available from SIU and the Washington Center. The application deadline is Monday, January 27, 2014. Application, instructions, and additional information are available at: http://paulsimoninstitute.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=682&Itemid=340