You can contact Uma Krishnan, the Director of Writing Internship Program at ukrishna@kent.edu, to get more information on what materials need to submitted along with the application form.

Internship applications are available in 206 Satterfield Hall. Please pick these up and return to Uma Krishnan 206E Satterfield Hall,  or download application and email to ukrishna@kent.edu Download the Application

In order to participate in the internship program , your complete application along with all supplemental materials must be submitted to Uma Krishnan 206E Satterfield Hall,  or email to ukrishna@kent.edu. Application Deadline: Spring Semester: March 5th Fall Semester: October 5th

Course Requirements & Expectations The WIP is a 3-credit-hour course that satisfies the requirement for an upper-level writing intensive course. All majors who have taken at least one of the following prerequisite courses/advisor recommendation or a 3.0 GPA in their major/s may apply: Potential internship applicants must have Junior or Senior...

The Writing Internship Program places you in an internship where you will receive three (3) credit hours of upper division elective course credits towards your English major or minor or practicum. There is no monetary pay for the internship.

The Writing Internship Program will place you based on your interests and talents.

Yes. The Writing Internship Program will work with you to find an internship placement best suited to your multifaceted needs to best prepare you for your future career plans. The skills you learn through this program will travel with you throughout your lifetime and can be applied to many different settings. 

Absolutely; the typical student intern participating in the Writing Internship Program is a self-motivated, self-reliant, independent-thinking student. He or she is comfortable with taking on responsibilities and is a problem-solver, who can think on his/her feet and navigate the unexpected internship situations. The intern must be able to meet...

Actually, there is a separate section of the Writing Internship Program course registration devoted exclusively as an Honors course to serve Kent State’s Honors students. Please keep in mind, registering for the Honors section of the internship will include a few additional responsibilities as an intern in order to qualify you to receive Honors...

You are required to spend 10 hours per week at your internship location. You will work with your supervisor at your internship site to determine your schedule.