The Alex S. Jones-Susan E. Tifft Internship supports an 8-10 week internship with a news organization. W&L students who are declared majors in Journalism or Business Journalism may apply.
The German Chancellor Fellowship allows recent university graduates to spend one year conducting a project of their design with the host of their choice in Germany. The project can be in any field, but should be research-based and create a positive social impact. Benefits include full financial support, a language course, and a study tour culminating with meeting Chancellor Angela Merkel. German language proficiency is not required.
The Allen Schanck Roberts ’85 Scholarship Fund supports an internship abroad. W&L students who are declared majors in Journalism or Business Journalism may apply.
A grant from the Christian A. Johnson Endeavor Foundation in support of W&L’s strategic initiative in global learning will provide support for international student collaboration.
The Clark R. Mollenhoff Award supports a variety of journalistic projects, including an internship. W&L juniors who are declared majors in Journalism or Business Journalism may apply.
The Coro Kansas City Summer Internship in Public Affairs is offered through a partnership with Park University’s Hauptmann School for Public Affairs. The 10-week program is open to recent college graduates and to sophomores, juniors, seniors, and graduate students from any college or university. Coro Kansas City pays summer tuition for program participants and provides a stipend.
The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is the largest funding organization in the world supporting the international exchange of students and scholars. Since it was founded in 1925, more than 1.5 million scholars in Germany and abroad have received DAAD funding. The funding offers range from a year abroad for undergraduates to doctoral programmes, from internships to visiting lectureships, and from information gathering visits to assisting with the establishment of new universities abroad.
The Dolores Zohrab Liebmann Fund awards graduate fellowships in any recognized field of study in the humanities, social sciences or natural sciences (including law, medicine, engineering, architecture or other formal professional training). The selection committee has a strong preference for supporting scholarly endeavors. Candidates must demonstrate a need for financial assistance.
The Edward Jackson International Reporting Fund supports an internship abroad. W&L students who are declared majors in Journalism or Business Journalism may apply.
The John and Mimi Elrod Fellowship provides opportunities for recent Washington and Lee University graduates to develop a lifelong commitment to civic engagement and to prepare for civic leadership. The competitive fellowship program connects young alumni with innovative public service organizations that address poverty and significant social issues in the fields of healthcare, law, education, economic development and housing. In turn, organizations that participate in the fellowship program gain access to a motivated and highly-qualified pool of applicants who are committed to exploring and serving the public sector for at least a year and sometimes two.