Internship and Fellowship Opportunities for History majors

We will be posting on this page all of the opportunities for internships, scholarships, fellowships or jobs that come our way. So keep your eye out for the latest. The most recent posts are at the top.

History Degree Scholarships

Find History scholarships here that relate to your special interests through this online directory.

History graduate programs in the United States and Canada

Find History scholarships here that relate to your special interests through this online directory.

2014 Carrie Chapman Catt Prize for Research on Women and Politics

August 19, 2014

submit your research proposal for this annual competition designed to encourage and reward scholars interested in women and politics

National Immigrant Justice Center Internship

August 19, 2014

Work with Lisa Koop at The National Immigrant Justice Center out of their Goshen office.

Internship with the Goshen Historical Society

August 19, 2014

Work with the Goshen Historical Society writing content for QR coding project.

For more information contact or at their office (574-975-0033)

Joe Bock Internship

July 28, 2014

Interested in Democratic politics? Want to gain political experience in one of the most high-profile, competitive congressional races in the country?

Bock for Congress is seeking highly motivated students to work as Fall Interns. Interns will:

·   Acquire valuable understanding of grassroots campaigns

·   Gain insight into career options in politics

·   Experience firsthand the inner workings of a targeted race, and

·   Help Democrats win seats in November.

Opportunities include research, donor and voter outreach, volunteer management and recruitment, staffing campaign events, and social media outreach.

Interns must own a laptop or tablet, be at least High School seniors, and able to work at least one shift of 2.5 hours per week. Main office in South Bend; positions also available in Elkhart.

To apply, please email your resume to

Wayne Townsend and Frank J Anderson Legislative Programs

July 19, 2014

An excellent opportunity for students who are interested in government and would like to spend their 2015 Spring semester working in a United States Senator’s office.

Fall Internship opportunities with Senator Donnelly’s Office

June 28, 2014

Currently accepting internship applications for the Summer I and Summer II internship session in Washington, DC and the Summer internship session for the Indianapolis and South Bend offices.  This is a chance to get first-hand experience working in a United States Senator’s office.

2014 Human Rights Summer and Spring Programs

December 10, 2013

Global Youth Connect are now accepting applications for Summer and Spring 2014 Human Rights Programs in Bosnia-Herzegovina and Rwanda.

Summer Internships in D.C.

November 14, 2013

Apply for internships in D.C. before the early deadline, December 9th.

The Historical Commission of the U.S. and Canadian Mennonite Brethren Churches

October 28, 2013

Summer Archival Internship and Open Research Grant available for 2014

The Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize In Ethics Essay Contest 2014

September 23, 2013

Essay Contest-Jr-Sr-1 Junior and Seniors have the chance to compete in the Elie Wiesel Foundation Prize in Ethics writing essays to confront urgent ethical isses in our world today.