International students who are considering applying for a Whitman Internship Grant MUST contact Kyle Martz at martzkj@whitman.edu.

  • Internship must be in the US.
  • Internship must be unpaid (no wages; a travel, housing and/or food stipend is acceptable.)
  • Internship must be 10 weeks long for 20 hours a week.
  • The grant pays $2500 minus taxes
  • There is an optional budget statement available for travel and housing expenses.
  • Internship must be in a country besides the US.
  • Internship must be unpaid (no wages; a travel, housing and/or food stipend is acceptable.)
  • Internship must be 8 weeks long for 20 hours a week.
  • The grant pays $3000 minus taxes and up to $2000 for travel and housing expenses (receipts required).
  • You must have been offered the internship before applying for the grant.
  • Proposed internship must relate to your major field of study.
  • Your supervisor must read your entire application and sign the contract.
  • You must write a mid-summer blog post with an on-site photo, fill out the final survey, and attend an autumn reflection dinner.
  • Students awarded grants must attend 1-2 mandatory workshops before the end of the school year.
  • Grants are only available to returning students.

The deadlines for next year have not yet been set.

See an example of the US Whitman Internship Grant application here

See an example of the International Whitman Internship Grant application here.