NUNN SCHOOL GRANTS for Unpaid Internships and Professional Development Conferences/Workshops – due Monday, November 30, 2020
Do you have an unpaid spring internship or an academic seminar or conference you are attending? Do you need financial support to defray costs related to accepting unpaid internships or conference registration this spring?
The Sam Nunn School of International Affairs is providing a fixed number of grants to support students participating in unpaid spring semester internships or attending academic seminars and conferences. Prior grant award amounts have ranged from $500 to $2000.
Eligibility: You must be an enrolled INTA, IAML, or EIA undergraduate at the time of application and during the spring 2021 semester.
Deadline: Complete the online application and submit all materials on Monday, November 30, 2020.
Can I apply for the internship grant if I already have funding?
Unpaid is defined as not receiving a salary or stipend from the employer. If you have a salary or stipend from the employer, you are not eligible to receive funding from the Nunn School grant.
Can I apply for the professional development grant if I already have funding?
If you have funding from the sponsoring organization, you are not eligible to receive funding from the Nunn School grant.
If I have a remote/virtual internship am I eligible for a grant?
Remote/Virtual internships and conferences/workshops offered for spring 2021 are eligible.
How can I enroll during the spring semester if I’ll have an internship?
I don’t have an internship offer yet; or, I haven’t registered for a conference/workshop yet, can I still apply?
Yes, you are welcome to apply. You will be required to submit an official offer letter or confirmation of registration/invoice before any grant funds will be disbursed. You will also be responsible for any associated enrollment fees applied to your account before the distribution of grant funds.