The Fund for American Studies: Internship opportunities in Washington, D.C.

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is accepting applications for its summer 2014 academic internship programs held in Washington, D.C. Since 1967, TFAS has been putting students on the path to leadership and influence through its summer and semester “Live. Learn. Intern.” programs.

TFAS summer institutes include a guaranteed internship placement, courses for credit at George Mason University taught by outstanding faculty, housing in furnished apartments in Washington, D.C. just blocks from the White House, guest lectures, site briefings, professional development activities, and social events.

Programs are offered in the following areas of study:

  • Public Policy & Economics
  • International Affairs & Economics
  • Business & Government Affairs
  • Journalism, Communications & Public Relations
  • Community Service & Nonprofit Sector

Generous scholarship awards are available to residents of North Carolina through the support of the John William Pope Foundation.

Further program details and an online application may be found at here. Applicants are encouraged to apply today to receive priority scholarship consideration. The final deadline is March 18. Questions may be directed to Mary Stankus at or 202-986-0384.