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Internship Grant

ABOUT

The Mercy College Internship Grant helps undergraduate students complete an unpaid internship for academic credit (elective courses) for a minimum total of 135 hours. These funds offer students the opportunity to explore career fields and gain professional experience and connections. Selected students receive $1,500 disbursed throughout the Fall or Spring semester.

Career and Professional Development is happy to inform that the internship grant is open for the Fall 2021 semester! Applications are currently being accepted. Complete your application here: https://forms.office.com/Pages/ResponsePage.aspx?id=d0dAiEvyHE6tob3pzaInVPuLwSt0VIRIvsfFu5ePdBZUN0dENjA4VEZDS0MyM1dJRU1BRU82MDNHOS4u

                                        FA 2021 Internship Grant Flyer  

 

 

Earn $1,500 for Your Unpaid Internship
The Mercy College Internship Grant is available every Fall and Spring semester to full-time matriculated students completing new, unpaid, for-credit internships.

Basic Requirements

  • Available to U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents
  • Applicants must have completed a minimum of 30 credits and be in Good Academic Standing
  • Register for elective Work Experience or Internship courses only (380, 381, 399)
  • Internship must be new
  • Internship must be unpaid
  • Internship requires a minimum of 135 hours at worksite

To Apply
Complete your application here

 Contact

If you have questions about the Internship Grant, contact Joi Sampson at jsampson4@mercy.edu or Career and Professional Development at CPD@mercy.edu.


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