Internships can serve many useful purposes for political science students. They may provide direct experience with the material political scientists study, they may lay the foundations for independent research, or they may inform students' career choices. For Political Science students interested in finding internships:
The following are some fellowships and scholarships that Political Science majors might want to apply for. A more complete list is available at the Student Fellowships Office.
The Beinecke Scholarship for students in the Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences in order to "pursue opportunities available to them and to be courageous in the selection of a graduate course of study."
The Middlebury Career Services Office (CSO) creates a new blog highlighting the internship experience. They feature a number of student essays on specific internships as well as advice for students applying to be interns.