Internship Envy: Find the Perfect Fit

Jamie Chapman
Jan 5, 2021

Finding an internship is not always easy, and finding one that checks all your wish list boxes is even harder. We are proud to share the following resources with active members who are interested in applying for an internship to enhance their leadership development potential.

The Fund for American Studies
Explore a new city, gain professional experience, and grow your network in Washington, D.C. The Summer 2021 TFAS Academic Internship Program will take place June 5 through July 30. The eight-week summer program includes:

  • Internship placement in Washington, D.C.
  • Academic credit from George Mason University.
  • Housing in furnished apartments in downtown Washington.
  • Guest lectures and briefings, as well as opportunities for professional development and networking.

Apply at by the Feb. 9 priority deadline. Three $2,500 scholarships have been reserved for our members, so be sure to denote your Phi Kappa Phi membership within your online application materials.

Questions may be directed to Mary Stankus, Recruitment and Admissions Director, at or 202-986-0384.

Washington Internship Institute
Capitalize on your potential with the WII. A wide variety of internships are available in settings such as federal agencies, Congressional offices, embassies, businesses and a variety of nonprofit and advocacy organizations. And two courses—the Core Course and the Internship Seminar—are designed to enhance your internship experience and your future career.

The deadline to apply for the Summer 2021 program is March 15 and the Fall 2021 deadline is May 14. Our members are eligible to receive a $500 scholarship from WII. Simply select Phi Kappa Phi within your intern profile to verify your membership. Visit to learn more. Questions may be directed to Gregory M. Weight, Ph.D. at or 202-833-8580.

ΦΚΦ Internship Board
Our Internship Board connects members looking to expand their knowledge and hands-on experience with internship opportunities. Let the board help you find the perfect opportunity to explore career options while enhancing your leadership development potential. You will have access to an advanced search, customized internship alerts, résumé upload and an easy online application process. Click hereto learn more.

Do not forget, active members also have access to a free résumé evaluation through the ΦΚΦ Career Center. Get your résumé in order, and land the perfect internship today! Good luck from all of us at Phi Kappa Phi!

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