Alumni Sponsored Internship Program

The ’68 Center for Career Exploration awards summer internship grants in the amount of *$5,000 (less taxes) to currently enrolled first-years, sophomores, and juniors securing unpaid or limited stipend full-time summer internships through our Alumni Sponsored Internship Program (ASIP) in the following areas: arts/entertainment, DEIA/racial justice/social justice, community service/non-profit, federal/state/local government, public policy/law/economic development, international affairs/international development, education/teaching, startups/entrepreneurship/social entrepreneurship, technology, public health/mental health/medicine.

2021 ASIP Book
2020 ASIP Book

View past ASIP recipients (2017 – 2019).

***Please Note:  Recruiting guidelines regarding fast-moving deadlines do not apply to summer ASIP grants.***

Students accepting these summer internships are eligible to apply for the ASIP Grant.  If you are offered one of these summer internships listed on this live spreadsheet, you will have 48 hours to accept or decline this summer internship.

In addition, if you have identified your own full-time summer internship, you can apply for the ASIP Grant.

2023 ASIP Application Link, Instructions, and Documents-This information will be updated by January 30, 2023. 


  • Please Note: If current sophomores or juniors received an ASIP grant in a previous year, they can submit an ASIP application for the second time! First-time ASIP applicants will be given first priority in this order, juniors, sophomores, first-years, and then students applying for the ASIP grant a second time.

The Williams Alumni Sponsored Internship Program enables students to perform a public service to these organizations and work on special projects with an opportunity to gain experience, explore career fields, develop skills, and build a network.

2023 ASIP Application Workshops

To apply, we encourage students to attend the Alumni Sponsored Internship Program (ASIP) Application Workshop, offered weekly for several weeks before each of the two deadlines.

2023 Virtual ASIP Application Workshops will be posted by January 30, 2023.  All students interested in applying for summer internship funding through the Alumni Sponsored Internship Program (ASIP) are encouraged to attend one of these Application Workshops.

2023 ASIP Application Workshop Dates-TBD
Handshake Event Link  

Eligibility requirements for students: 

  • First-years, sophomores, and juniors must be currently enrolled in classes during the 2022 spring semester, will enroll in the 2022 fall semester and must be in good standing with Williams College.
  • Students must obtain a full-time summer internship (35-40 hours per week) for at least 8 weeks*.  Students with confirmed full-time on-location and remote summer internships will be considered.
  • For employment eligibility students must have the I-9 Form on file with the Williams College Human Resources Office.
  • You are not receiving payment from the organization resulting in more than $3,000 in the summer of 2023.
  • You are not receiving funding in the summer of 2023 from any other Williams College Academic Department/Program or Administrative Offices including grants, scholarships, weekly pay or stipends.

*If your summer internship is less than 8 weeks or you have any other questions, please contact Dawn M. Dellea, Manager of Alumni & Parent Engagement Programs, ’68 Center for Career Exploration at [email protected]

Please Note: If you receive any funding from any other Williams College Academic Departments /Programs or Administrative Offices including grants, scholarships, stipends, weekly pay in the summer of 2023 you are not eligible to receive an ASIP grant in 2023.