Scholarships Available for DC-Based Internships

Feb 24, 2020

Are you interested in a DC-based internship? Through a partnership with The Fund for American Studies, Phi Kappa Phi members are invited to apply for a $2,500 scholarship towards an academic internship experience in the nation’s capital.

TFAS brings together top students from across the globe for an intensive and comprehensive program that includes academic credit through George Mason University, internship placement, furnished housing, site briefings, guest lectures and networking opportunities. Three scholarships in the amount of $2,500 have been reserved for members of Phi Kappa Phi. Members not selected for one of these scholarships will be reviewed for awards from The Fund for American Studies' general scholarship fund. Members must denote their Society membership in their online application materials.

The programs include multiple tracks offered each summer, as well as one program each fall and spring semester. Click on the boxes below for detailed information on each one. Currently accepting applications are:

Summer Programs
Deadline March 10

Journalism Program  Public Policy Program  Business Program  Summer Leadership Program 

Fall Capital Semester Program
Early Deadline March 1; Priority Scholarship Deadline April 15; Final Deadline June 1

Fall Leadership Program

Internship scholarship opportunities are available to active Society members only. Not active? Visit to renew your membership today.

Visit for more information on the programs and application information. Questions may be directed to Mary Stankus, Recruitment and Admissions Director, at or 202-986-0384.