Journalism and Communications Summer Programs

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) hosts Washington, DC-based and virtual Academic Internship Programs for undergraduate students each summer, fall and spring.

TFAS programs include academic credit from George Mason University, an internship placement and furnished housing in the heart of Washington, D.C. Students participate in a variety of exclusive guest lectures, site briefings as well as professional development and networking events. 

TFAS students leave Washington with 250+ hours of professional experience, an expanded network of contacts, and a greater understanding of the variety of career opportunities.  

Summer 2024 DEADLINES

December 5

Early Application Deadline

February 8

Priority Deadline for Scholarships

March 12

Final Deadline

Opportunity offered by:

The Fund for American Studies

The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) is a 501(c)3 educational nonprofit that is changing the world by developing leaders for a free society. Its transformational programs teach the principles of…
Opportunity type


Location(s) where available

United States (all)

Areas of focus

General Funding
Underrepresented Community(ies)

Application deadline:
March 12, 2024
This is a recurring opportunity