Minority and Underrepresented Student Internships

The internship links below are just a small sample of what is available to students. Be sure to also check CareerLink and NIC Internship Database for additional postings. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, make an appointment to discuss your ideas with a career counselor.

Sponsors for Educational Opportunity – http://www.seo-usa.org/
Hispanic Association of Colleges & Universities National Internship Program – http://www.hnip.net/
Internships for minority students – http://www.inroads.org/
Institute for Responsible Citizenship – http://www.i4rc.org/
Minority Access Internship Program – https://www.scholarships.com/financial-aid/college-scholarships/scholarships-by-type/minority-scholarships/american-indian-native-american-scholarships/minority-access-internship-program/
Minority Co-op/Internships (mostly for RIT students but links available to all students) - people.rit.edu/gtfsbi/Symp/mcoop.htm
National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education – http://www.nafeo.org/
Summer Opportunities for minority undergraduate students – www.doorsofopportunity.org
The Black Collegian – http://www.black-collegian.com
The Morris K. Udall Foundation – http://www.udall.gov/OurPrograms/NACInternship/NACInternship.aspx (Native American)
United Negro College Fund – http://www.uncf.org/internships/index.asp

Arts, Media and Communications
American Association of Advertising Agencies’ Diversity Program – http://www.aaaa.org/ADVOCACY/DIVERSITY/Pages/default.aspx
Getty Museum – http://www.getty.edu/about/opportunities/intern_opps.html
International Radio & Television Society Foundation – http://www.irts.org/programs/sfp/sfp.html
Smithsonian Institution – http://www.si.edu/ofg/internopp.htm
T. Howard Foundation – Multimedia and Entertainment Internships – www.t-howard.org

Banking, Finance, Business and Actuarial
JP Morgan Launching Leaders Program – http://careers.jpmorgan.com/student/jpmorgan/careers/launchingleaders
Barclays Wall Street Scholars Finance and Operations Boot Camp (deadline late October) - http://careers.usc.edu/eventcalendar/index.php?eID=1737

Law and Government
Minority & Government Internships – http://minorityinternships.energy.gov/
Washington Office on Latin America – http://www.wola.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=blogsection&id=8&Itemid=10

Health Related

Summer Medical and Dental Education Program – http://www.smdep.org/