Internships with State Rep. Crowley

Rep. Crowley’s office is currently seeking 4-5 interns for the upcoming summer semester. Interns will assist the capitol office by entering data, answering phones, conducting legislative research in a variety of policy specific areas, becoming familiar with and analyzing the 2017-19 budget proposals and monitoring the day-to-day issues affecting Wisconsin. Strong writing skills, the ability to analyze, and knowledge of progressive issues are required. Hours are flexible.

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Tammy Baldwin Campaign Summer 2017 Internships

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin’s campaign is seeking interns for the Summer of 2017. College students, high school students and recent graduates are encouraged to apply for this opportunity to learn about political campaigns and fundraising.

Applications should be completed online at http://www.tammybaldwin.com/internship.

The application deadline is April 15, 2017.

Stanoch Student Research Support Program

The Stanoch Student Research Support Program provides a stipend for an undergraduate student and a graduate student to engage in research during the summer. One undergraduate student per year would receive a stipend to work with a faculty mentor on a faculty research project. The Scholar will be expected to work half time on the research project (about 20 hours per week across ten weeks) and will be required to send a summary of the research completed to the Stanoch Family.

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Steve Brenton Health Policy Scholar Award

The Steve Brenton Health Policy Scholar Award provides support to an undergraduate student majoring in Political Science. Eligible candidates must be a declared Wisconsin resident, Political Science major with sophomore or higher status, with at least a 3.0 GPA. Preference will be given to students interested in health policy. Applicants will be encouraged in their application letter to discuss any coursework, internships, employment, or research they have done related to health care policy. Applicants will also write a short essay (1000-3000 words) responding to a question/topic on a health care policy issue. The application is now available through Scholarships@UW-Madison for political science students. To access the application, log in to My UW and go to the Finance tab. Please log on and complete the questions presented to you.

Stanoch Family Scholarship

The Stanoch Family Scholarship is established by UW political science alumnus John Stanoch. The scholarship will support a student with financial need, preferably from Minnesota. The scholarship amount is $500. The application is now available through Scholarships@UW-Madison for political science students. To access the application, log in to My UW and go to the Finance tab. Please log on and complete the questions presented to you.

Judith Hicks Stiehm Award

The Judith Hicks Stiehm Award is to provide support to an undergraduate studying studying political science (not necessarily a major), to be used for tuition or to provide funding for an opportunity that will enhance learning (e.g., internship, travel, or research); preference to Wisconsin resident; award based on significant financial need; awardee must have at least a C+ average. The application must include evidence of financial need. Including your financial aid award statement is helpful, but only an explanation of financial need is necessary.  If you wish to use the award for funding research or some other opportunity, you must provide a brief (no more than one page) description of your project/opportunity with your application. If you are working with a faculty sponsor or university program, please include that information as well. The application is now available through Scholarships@UW-Madison for political science students. To access the application, log in to My UW and go to the Finance tab. Please log on and complete the questions presented to you.

Philip J. Schemel Award

The Philip J. Schemel Award is awarded to a non-resident student with financial need. The application must include evidence of financial need.  The financial aid award statement or an explanation of financial need is acceptable evidence.  Preference is for a student from New York or Connecticut, but all non-resident students will be considered. If a qualifying non-resident student can NOT be found, then the award will go to a student from Wisconsin. The application is now available through Scholarships@UW-Madison for political science students. To access the application, log in to My UW and go to the Finance tab. Please log on and complete the questions presented to you.