Career Center


Career Center
315-859-4332 (fax)

Career-Related Experience

Sources of Funding for Internships and Summer Research

Hamilton College offers students the following options for obtaining funding for summer research or internships. Each program has its own application process.

Career Center Summer Internship Funding >>

Funding is available to cover cost-of-living expenses to support students who obtain unpaid or minimally paid summer internships.

Diversity and Social Justice Project Service Associates >>

The Diversity and Social Justice Project, with matching funds from the Kirkland Endowment, provides up to three grants to support students with demonstrated financial need who wish to engage in unpaid socially useful work for a single organization over a ten-week period in the summer.

Emerson Foundation Grants >>

Designed to provide students with opportunities for research, or other scholarly or creative collaboration, with a faculty member in any discipline outside the confines of the classroom.

Kirkland College Summer Associates >>

Up to 4 students are sponsored for ten weeks of full-time work on a research or creative project of their own design.

Levitt Research Fellowships >>

The program is open to rising juniors and seniors who wish to spend the summer working in collaboration with a faculty member on an issue related to public affairs.

Levitt Public Service Internship Fund >>

The Levitt Public Service Internship Fund is a new fund that was started with the generous support of Arthur Levitt, Jr., with the goal of supporting students interested in careers in public service.

Summer Research in the Sciences and Mathematics >>

Opportunities to conduct hands-on collaborative research in the sciences, computer science and mathematics.