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The Washington Center Alberta Internship Program

Gain international work experience and expand your global network with The Washington Center's Academic Internship Program!

  • Open to students in all faculties. Students study at TWC and work in their discipline in prominent organizations in the government, business, and non-profit sectors in Washington, D.C., USA.

  • Spring, Summer, and Fall internships

  • Three components: Internship, leadership forum, and an academic course

  • Canadian Student Testimonial You Tube

  • For eligibiilty check:

  • Funding: $10,000 per participant

  • Alberta Advanced Education provides $8,500 CDN per student for up to 25 students per year. TWC will contribute an additional $1,500 USD per student.

  • Complete the application at the following link: APPLY NOW

  • U of L students applying for a Government of Alberta scholarship should apply directly to the U of L International Centre (SU060). Do NOT submit any documents directly to The Washington Centre (despite directions in the TWC application form.)

Application Deadline for Summer and Fall 2020 placement:

U of L Deadline: February 1, 2020 - Submit all documents to the International Centre (SU060)

For more information on The Washington Center, please visit: TWC

For funding information, visit or contact Gizelle Tiponut (

Check out the official TWC Alberta Poster: