Academic credit may be received for full time internships in accordance with the policy of the intern’s institution.
Stipends may vary within the program and are based on classification at the time of application.
Most internships include paid round-trip travel between home residence and
job location. Minority
Access, Inc makes travel arrangements. Students who elect to use
privately owned vehicles will be reimbursed for mileage. Travel must be
approved in advanced. Most internships do not cover daily
|± U.S. Citizens||± All academic majors|
|± Currently enrolled full time.||± Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors|
In most cases minimum 3.0
cumulative GPA on 4.0 scale
|± Graduate & Professional Students|
are encouraged to apply
What is the Minority Access National Internship Program?
The Minority Access National Internship Program provides students with the opportunity to merge academic theory with practical application in the work place through full time and part time internships. The program allows talented college students to experience the full scope and diversity of career opportunities available in the management, professional and technical domains of participating entities.
are some of the advantages of the Minority Access National Internship Program?
The Minority Access National Internship Program is a well-designed program that offers students far more than
Applications are accepted on-line from full time undergraduate and graduate students. Priority is given to students with a minimum 3.0 or better grade point average. Students must be U.S. citizens.
are interns selected?
Interns are selected by the participating agencies, when students are selected by agencies, Minority Access will notify the student. Minority Access, Inc. does not select the interns.
Yes, all internships are paid positions. Minority Access, Inc. provides bi-weekly stipends, round trip travel expenses, employment benefits and assistance in locating housing
are interns placed?
Minority Access, Inc. has overseen the placement of college and university students in internships with the Federal Government at work sites in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan Area and throughout the United States. There are no general listings of work sites since they change each session.
can I get more information to apply?
Contact the Minority Access National Internship Program on-line at www.minorityaccess.org
or by Phone: (301) 779-7100
the Minority Access National Internship Program Restricted to Minorities?
NO! All students are encouraged to apply.
What is Minority Access?
Minority Access, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization which supports individuals, institutions, Federal agencies and corporations of all kinds to diversify their campuses and work sites by improving the recruitment, retention and enhancement of minorities and non-minorities. Minority Access, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.
How to Apply
Minority Access National Internship
R Academic transcript-Unofficial (Official Transcript will be required upon selection)
R Two signed letters of recommendation on company letterhead from faculty advisor or current instructor
R (250 words) essay describing reasons for wanting to participate in the program
Note: An official transcript should be mailed to: Minority Access, Inc.
5214 Baltimore Avenue, Hyattsville, Maryland 20781 or emailed to: email@example.com