A group of students collect plastic washed up on a beach as part of a summer internship.

The Center for Community Engagement supports summer programs in our local Addison County community, domestically, and globally.

Current Options

  • Japan Summer Service-Learning Program
    The Japan Summer Service-Learning Program (JSSL) is a collaborative, intercultural service-learning program that brings together undergraduates from Middlebury, International Christian University (ICU), and multiple member universities of the Service-Learning Asia Network.

  • Jiran: The Arabic Community Action Summer
    Jiran (جيران) is a summer language program that pairs intermediate and advanced Arabic students with underserved Arabic-speaking families in New Britain, Connecticut.

  • Privilege & Poverty Internships
    The Privilege & Poverty Academic Cluster offers summer internship opportunities locally in Addison County and nationally. You can make a difference while working in law, immigration, health, food and nutrition, housing, and more!

  • History in Translation program: The Summer 2022 History in Translation Project will bring together undergraduates from Middlebury College and International Christian University in Japan for an experiential exploration of the impacts and lessons (past and present) of Executive Order 9066, which resulted in the incarceration of over 100,000 civilians of Japanese descent.

Additional Summer Options

Projects for Peace: Undergraduate students at more than 90 college campuses across the United States, including Middlebury students, are eligible to design and submit proposals that address the goal of improving the prospects for peace in the 21st century. Applications are submitted to the Innovation Hub; more information here.

Become an Orientation Summer Intern! Orientation Summer Interns serve as critical members of the college’s fall orientation planning team by designing and coordinating all aspects of the new student experience. These are full-time, paid positions.

Learn more about all the summer programs offered in partnership with Middlebury College.

Center for Community Engagement
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753