Wesleyan Grants

Wesleyan Summer Grants are funding resources awarded through the Gordon Career Center, that allow students to pursue no- or low-pay career-related summer experiences. These summer experiences can include internships, research or independent study, or volunteer opportunities. 

To search funding resources and grants available through the Wesleyan Summer Grants Program, please visit https://wesleyan.academicworks.com.

If you have any questions about your eligibility, requirements of a particular grant, or the application process--please contact Marcy Herlihy, Director of Stewardship and Donor Relations via email wseg@wesleyan.edu.

WESLEYAN SUMMER GRANTS OPEN APPLICATION PERIOD: FEBRUARY 1 - MARCH 1, 2018
ANY APPLICATION RECEIVED AFTER MIDNIGHT ON MARCH 1 WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.

Grant

Eligibility

Financial Aid
Eligibility Required

Field/Discipline

Deadline 

Wesleyan Summer Grants Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors No All (see specific requirements) February/March
Wesleyan Summer Experience Grants (many)  Sophomores & Juniors Yes All (see specific requirements) February'/March
Ganbarg Internship Program Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors No Music February/March
Military Veterans Grants Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors Yes/No All (see specific requirements) February/March
John W. Macy Summer Internship Grant Juniors No Government & Public Policy Research February/March
Richard A. Miller Summer Experience Grant Juniors No Business February/March
Nancy Campbell National Trust for Historical Preservation Summer Internship Grant Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors No History, Architecture, Historical Preservation February/March
Wesleyan Israel & Jewish Student Life Endowed Summer Grant Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors, & Seniors No Jewish & Israel Studies February/March

Other funding opportunities available on campus: 

Grant/Fellowship

Eligibility

Financial Aid
Eligibility Required

Field/Discipline

Deadline 

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Seniors No International Affiars November
Gilbert Clee Scholarship Juniors No International Business November
Mellon Mays Fellowship Seniors No Graduate work in the Humanities December
Center for Prison Education Fellowship Seniors No Graduate School in Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences March
Davenport Study Grant Sophomores & Juniors No Public Affairs, Social Sciences March
Kim-Frank Fellowship Post-Graduate No Writing March
Research in Summer Freshman, Sophomores, & Juniors No Faculty mentored laboratory research March
Horace Reed Baldwin Fellowship Seniors No Law May