Internship Programs Administered by the CWS

Internship Programs Administered by the CWS

Please view our full list of available placements and available grants with brief descriptions of each opportunity. 

You may also peruse our placements by industry/department of interest. Internships are offered through American Cities, Global Engagement, Luce Internships, and Lumpkin Summer Institute for Service-Learning programs.

If you have questions about internship placements through the CWS, please visit the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for more information and selection logistics, including how to submit an application through MyCWS.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION ELIGIBILITY DEADLINE APPLICATION LENGTH
Global Engagement Identified Internships Funded internships, at locations in the US and around the world, with a wide variety of organizations identified by the CWS. Sophomores

January 5, 2016 (noon)

MyCWS

10 weeks
Global Engagement Identified Advanced Projects Funded internships, in the US and abroad, with organizations identified by the CWS that require a specific skill set, such as language. Juniors

January 5, 2016 (noon)

MyCWS 10 weeks
Global Engagement Grants Support students as they seek out and develop internships on their own in the US and around the world. Sophomores, Juniors March 1, 2016 (noon) MyCWS
Schedule #1636
10 weeks
Boston Children’s Hospital Students intern with biomedical research groups and mentors at Boston Children’s Hospital/Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. Sophomores, Juniors January 5, 2016 (noon) MyCWS  10 weeks
         
Emily Greene Balch Summer Internship Grant Supports a student to carry out a summer project which analyzes the ways in which injustice is linked to conflict, and which encourages the study of the relationship between peace, justice and social change.  First years, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors (confirmed 2//19/2016) March 1, 2016 (noon) MyCWS
Schedule# 1640
10 weeks
The Lumpkin Summer Institute for Service-Learning Students live together in Boston, intern at local nonprofits, and participate in weekly service-learning seminars. Sophomores January 5, 2016 (noon) MyCWS  10 weeks
Severinghaus Religion Grant in Ministry & Human Services Internships or service that focuses on human services, and/or to undertake the study of religion and the role of religion in society. First years, Sophomores, and Juniors March 1, 2016 (noon) MyCWS
Schedule #1640
10 weeks
Summer Internships in Psychology Students gain valuable summer clinical experience att Riverside Community Care  and Walker School. Sophomores, Juniors March 1, 2016 (noon) MyCWS
Schedule #1637
10 weeks
The Sherley Heidenberg Koteen ’40 Endowed Internship Fund for Jewish Studies Supports internships that examine Jewish religion, history, philosophy, art, literatures, social and political institutions and cultural patterns Sophomores, Juniors March 1, 2016 (noon) MyCWS
Schedule #1640
10 weeks
Paul and Mona Phillips Beal Internship Grant Supports practical learning experiences that will help future career choices Sophomores, Juniors March 1, 2016 (noon) MyCWS Schedule #1648 10 weeks
Women in Government Grants Students working directly with a female elected official in the United States. Cannot be used for political campaigns. Sophomores, Juniors March 1, 2016 (noon)

MyCWS
Schedule #1639

10 weeks
Wellesley Serves! Designed to foster the "spirit of volunteerism", this grant supports full-time student opportunities at nonprofit orgs that work directly with the communities they serve. First years, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors March 1, 2016 (noon) MyCWS
Schedule #1636
10 weeks
Wintersession in Vieques, Puerto Rico Short-term opportunity to support a local NGO in their conservation work. Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors November 10, 2015 (noon) MyCWS Schedule #1505 3 weeks