All application materials must be submitted to UNCG Career Services no later than 5:00 PM on Friday, April, 8, 2016. (See Application Part 5: Required Submissions Checklist). Incomplete and late applications will not be considered. Winner notification will be made within two weeks after the application deadline.
Application Period Closes: April 8, 2016 by 5:00 PM
Final Candidates Invited for Interview by Selection Committee: April 13, 2016
Course number associated with completing the internship for credit:
Faculty Supervisor’s Campus Address:
Company / Organization Name:
Supervisor or Contact Person’s First Name:
Company Mailing Address:
Company / Organization Description:
Semester that Internship will be completed: Total number of hours you expect to work in the internship:
PART 3: Letter of Application / Essay
Prepare an application essay (1-2 Pages, typed) that addresses these questions:
Why are you applying for this scholarship?
How does this internship complement your academic studies?
How does this internship relate to your career interests? How will it help you to prepare for career success?
How will an internship scholarship assist you with your financial challenges? What circumstances make the scholarship critical to your internship plans? Are you currently receiving Financial Aid?
PART 4: Statement of Affirmation
Please read the following statement carefully before signing at the bottom. I hereby certify that I have provided accurate information on this application. I understand that members of the Career Services Center, the Financial Aid Office and an evaluation committee appointed by Career Services will review my application and supporting documents. I hereby authorize and consent to this review.
I understand that I must thank the donor of the scholarship in writing before the funds will be released by UNCG, and that I must complete the internship described in this application.
A formal internship description from the interested organization
An application essay (see Part 3 of the application form).
An email or letter from your internship employer confirming the internship.
A statement of proposed learning objectives approved by your faculty representative. Internship learning agreements are acceptable, but must be signed by your faculty representative for your internship.
A current resume.
Include “Internship Scholarship Application”: in the subject of your email.
“John Smith – Resume,” “John Smith – Internship Scholarship Application.”
Please direct any questions you have about the application process to Mary Lesa Pegg at firstname.lastname@example.org or call the Career Services Center at 336-334-5454 to arrange an appointment to discuss your application.