The Washington Center Alberta Internship Program

The Washington Center Alberta Internship Program

Washington, D.C.

Important Information

  • One semester in the Spring, Summer, or Fall
Target Faculties
  • Internships are open to students from all faculties

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The Washington Center Experience


Gain international work experience and expand your global network with The Washington Center's Academic Internship Program! The program contains three components: an internship, leadership forum, and an academic course. You can study at TWC and work in your discipline in prominent organizations in the government, business, and non-profit sectors in Washington, D.C.


For eligibility requirements, visit TWC website.

Program dates and deadlines for TWC change slightly each year. The dates on our website may not be up-to-date. You can double check dates and deadlines here.

Internship Dates

Semester Check-in Internship Period Check-out
Spring 2024 January 17, 2024 January 22 - April 26, 2024 April 27, 2024
Summer 2024 May 29, 2024 June 3 - August 2, 2024 August 3, 2024
Fall 2024 August 28, 2024 September 3 - December 6 December 7, 2024

Application Deadlines

Note: Applications must be submitted to the U of L first before starting the application process with TWC.

Semester U of L Deadline TWC Deadline
Spring September 15 October 4
Summer February 14 February 14
Fall March 1 March 27

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

TWC application form is available here.

The Government of Alberta provides scholarships for 25 students to participate in internships at TWC each year. For funding information, visit or contact Gizelle Tiponut (