Tuesday, April 27, 2021

Have an Unpaid Summer Internship Lined up with a Non-Profit or in Government? Apply to the Bright Futures Scholarship by May 14!

 

REMINDER:
Bright Futures Application Extended!
Deadline: Friday, May 14, 2021
The Bright Futures Initiative awards students with need-based scholarships ranging from $100-$1,000 to help offset expenses incurred during unpaid internships with non-profit organizations and government agencies.

Deadline to apply: Friday, May 14, 2021

ELIGIBLE CANDIDATES:

All registered University of Maryland, College Park undergraduate students returning to campus for the fall 2021 semester, who have an internship for summer 2021, are eligible to apply. Graduating seniors (May 2021 & August 2021) are not eligible.

Preference will be given to juniors and seniors graduating in December 2021 and to those who have not previously received an award.
INTERNSHIPS MUST MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:

  • Unpaid on-campus or off-campus internship with a non-profit or government agency.

  • Offered during the summer and completed by the start of fall semester.

  • Supervised by a professional in the field.
Deadline: Monday, May 14, 2021
Questions?
If not addressed on go.umd.edu/BrightFutures, contact:

Erin Callahan
University Career Center & The President's Promise

The Bright Futures Initiative is generously funded by the Eisen Family, the University Career Center & The President's Promise, and individual donors through Maryland Giving Day.