Alexis Knox Internship Fund for WGSS Majors with Internships in Social Activism Now Accepting Applications

Barnard College Alumnae and Donor Sponsored Internship Grant Program
Application Deadline: Wednesday, April 4, 2012 at 11:59PM

Barnard College offers funding for unpaid internships through alumnae and donor sponsored grants. The maximum award is $2000 for the summer and college-subsidized summer housing may be available to grantees interning in the New York City area. The Alexis Knox Internship Fund supports Women's, Gender and Sexuality Studies majors with internships in social activism.  Students apply to the program in general and accepted grantees will be matched with particular funds.

The online grant application is available here: http://tinyurl.com/summer2012app. NO late or incomplete applications will be accepted.

Grantees are expected to have secured internships by the application date. Additional requirements include participating in an online discussion community and attending professional development events.

Workshops are offered prior to the application deadline to review the entire application process as well as the do's and don'ts of writing an effective grant application:

Wednesday, March 28th: 12pm to 1pm
Thursday, March 29th: 11am to 12pm
Monday, April 2nd: 11am to 12pm
Tuesday, April 3rd: 2pm to 3pm
RSVP on NACElink to attend. All workshops are held in the Career Development office.

Please visit the Internship Grant Program website for more information on the program.