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
  • Internship must be new
  • Internship must be unpaid
  • Internship must be 135 hours minimum
  • Complete requirements available in Handshake posting

To Apply

The Internship Grant Interest form for Spring 2020 will open on October 1.

After you submit an Interest Form, you will be notified by October 22 of your eligibility to continue in the application process. Eligible students will be required to submit additional materials to complete their application. Detailed instructions will be sent to you, but you can consult the How to Apply FAQ for more information in the meantime.


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