James Baldwin Scholars' DIV II and III Internship Grant


Award amount: Up to $3000

For summer 2016, the James Baldwin Scholars Program and the Career Options Resource Center will award 4-5 donor-funded grants of up to $3000 to assist Division II and III James Baldwin Scholars with the costs of doing an unpaid/underpaid internship that relates directly to the student's academic goals and career interests.


  • Open to Division II and III James Baldwin Scholars.
  • Must be a current student in good academic and disciplinary standing. 
  • Graduating students are not eligible.
  • A student who previously received the full award of $3000 might not be eligible to receive the full award the next summer.
  • Must be a current Hampshire College financial aid recipient or otherwise demonstrate financial need.
  • The proposed internship must involve substantive, supervised work that will be done for at least 10 weeks AND a minimum of 18 hours/week, and be related to your academic work and career interests.

To Apply

The following documents must be submitted on or before the April 4 deadline.

NOTE: The 2016 Application will be available soon: Check back here.

  • Online Grant Application
  • Faculty Recommendation
  • Organization Support Letter


Contact Karina Fernandez, JB Scholars office, or CORC with any questions.

Stay In Touch
Snail Mail
Career Options Resource Center
Hampshire College
893 West Street
Amherst, MA 01002
Phone + Email
Fax: 413.559.6148