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The Intern Group Scholarship
Close Date: Friday, February 19, 2021 Award: up to approximately $3,000


Eligibility Requirements: NSHSS members, 16 or older, that are a full-time undergraduate at a university or community college. Please note: Applicants must be willing to share their experiences with the The Intern Group community via weekly blog posts, pictures and videos, The Intern Group social media platforms.

Scholarship Award: A full 6-week internship (valued at USD $5,000-$6,000) for one (1) individual and a $500 partial scholarship for the two (2) runner-up's to be used towards the program of their choice. 

Dates for Scholarship

  • June 7th, June 21st
  • July 5th, July 19th
  • August 2nd, August 16th

The Intern Group has partnered with NSHSS to offer three scholarships for global virtual internships in Summer 2021. We offer virtual internships across 14 international program locations (London, Dublin, Madrid, Barcelona, Colombia, Chile, Hong Kong, Tokyo, Bangkok, Shanghai, New York, California, Toronto or Australia). This scholarship is available for NSHSS members only.

This scholarship is an outstanding opportunity to gain valuable remote global experience to help you stand out from the crowd when you are applying for full time jobs, universities or competitive gap year programs. We have previously placed interns with a number of different companies and organizations across the globe to enhance cultural understanding and professional development including KPMG, SONY and Make A Wish.

Application Requirements:

  • Personal statement of 650 words describing why you selected your destination and what you hope to gain from the internship program.
  • Resume
  • Educational recommendation
  • Color headshot
  • Program specific requirements, including:
    • Duration choice (4 - 24 weeks)
    • Level of study
    • Current/previous degree title
    • Graduation date
    • Preference of weekly hours (10, 20, 30 or 40)
    • Location of residence
    • English level (if not native)
    • Desired Primary/Secondary Career Field

What does the scholarship include?

  • Professional global virtual internship in the sector of your choice:
    • You choose the duration (4 - 24 weeks)
    • You choose the weekly time commitment (10, 20, 30 or 40 hours)
  •  3 months access to world-class Career Advancement Training
  •  6 months access to The Intern Group’s Keynote Speaker Series featuring global business leaders such as:
    • Nick Jellicoe, Global Head of PR & Marketing at Rolex for 10 years
    • Claire Diaz Ortiz, best-selling author and investor
    • Federico Vega, one of Latin America’s highest-profile entrepreneurs
  • Personalized career coaching session upon completion of the program
  •  An active international community of interns with regular events and organized activities
  •  Academic credit assistance (where required)
  • 3 months access to a licensed online therapist (Talkspace)

NSHSS members may apply for The Intern Group Scholarship by visiting their dashboard, or by clicking the Apply Now button below. 

Deadline to Apply: February 19th, 2021

*Please note that closing time is in EST.

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