Scholarship for Unpaid Internships

Are you interested in doing an internship with a non-profit or government organization in summer 2022? If so, then this scholarship is for you!

The application deadline for the UW Scholarship for Unpaid Internships is 11:59pm on Sunday, December 5. Apply online here!

The Scholarship for Unpaid Internships aims to reduce financial barriers and support students in pursuit of high-quality internships that will help them develop new skills, apply classroom learning in a real-world setting, and garner experience in the non-profit or government sector. Students selected for this scholarship will work with staff at the UW Career & Internship Center during winter and spring quarter to secure an unpaid, or underpaid, summer internship in the non-profit or government sector.

Selected scholars will work with a career coach to secure an unpaid internship next summer and will receive $2,500 upon completion of their internship experience. The application is open to students of all citizenship statuses and will prioritize students who demonstrate financial need.

For more information about the scholarship see our website. If you have any questions or concerns please contact Dan Herb, Internship Success Manager, at or 206-543-9106.

By Meaghan Wood (She/Her)
Meaghan Wood (She/Her) Career Coach Meaghan Wood (She/Her)