Emmalyse Daniels


  • Students of any major and college are welcome
  • Open to sophomores and juniors
  • Any immigration status, including international and undocumented students
  • GPA above 3.0
  • Admission is competitive

Students must participate in mandatory pre-departure meetings:

  • Students will register for a .5 credit course which meets on several Friday afternoons the semester prior to being in D.C.
  • Exceptions will be given to students studying abroad and unavoidable class conflicts, who will meet with the Associate Director individually

Applications for Fall 2023 & Spring 2024 are now closed.

Student Deadline: Sunday November 27, 2022

Reference Deadline: Friday December 23, 2022


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Have the following items ready. Completing the application should take about 10 minutes.

  • A brief (1-2 page) Personal Statement, preferably double spaced

Please write an essay on what you hope to achieve by studying and interning in Washington DC. Be sure to include why you have chosen this program and how it complements your academic interests and future career goals. Please also note internships you think you would like to pursue. If you have any interests or experiences that should be considered when evaluating your application (hobbies, volunteer activities, change of major, or lower GPA) you may include a brief explanation of them as well.

  • A current resume
  • Names and email addresses of two academic references
  • Name and email address of your rector

References will receive an email notification with a link to complete the form and submit comments or upload a letter they have written on your behalf. Please contact them prior to submitting your application to ask for permission. Please make sure they are aware of the deadline.

Applications for 2023-2024 have now closed.


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