Internship Funding Opportunities

Summer Internship Relocation Grant

Requirements/eligibility:

  1. Rising SO, JR, or SR (Kent Campus – UG) participating in a departmentally approved internship (must be earning credit in summer or subsequent fall term)
  2. Demonstrated financial need – requires a FAFSA and submission of budget
  3. Resume
  4. Offer letter from employer/intern site including start and end date and wage/rate of pay (if applicable)
  5. Submission of budget including:
    1. Travel costs (bus, train, mileage by car, etc.)
    2. Housing costs (rent and/or leasing information)
    3. Other living costs (meals, groceries, daily commute)

Apply for the Summer Internship Relocation Grant Here!


Unpaid Internship Awards (Fall, Spring, Summer)

Requirements/Eligibility:

Qualifications: 

  1. Demonstrate financial need, based on EFC and FAFSA
  2. Participating in an UNPAID internship during the Spring 2021 term(s)
  3. Enrolled in an internship, co-op, or practicum course during the Spring 2021 term(s)
  4. Undergraduate; Kent Campus students only

Students must submit the following documents with their application:

  1. Resume 
  2. Offer Letter or equivalent documentation from your employer communicating your hire information including that the position is unpaid.

In order to finalize the process, students must submit the following documentation via the application:

  1. Travel costs (airfare, mileage)
  2. Housing cost documentation (lease, rental agreement, etc.)
  3. Parking cost documentation (if applicable)
  4. Professional attire or uniform documentation

Applications Open

  • Fall – September 15 – October 1
    • Awards distributed early November
  • Spring – February 15 – March 1
    • Awards distributed early April
  • Summer – June 15 – July 30
    • Awards distributed early August

Students may receive one award per term; awards are capped at $1000. After review of financial aid, some applicants may be asked to submit a cost of attendance adjustment form if it is determined that applying the award will impact your current financial aid package.

Apply for the Unpaid Internship Award Here!