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Sigma Tau Delta Internship Stipend

Sigma Tau Delta offers funding for current undergraduate and graduate student members accepting non- or low-paying internships. The Internship Stipend is a competitive program providing a limited number of stipends of up to $1,500 each.

The internship must involve working for an "organization" while being directed by a supervisor/mentor within that organization, and the intern’s duties must be consistent with the applicant’s level of education, area of study, and career goals. Financial need will be taken into consideration in addition to internship length. Applicants are responsible for obtaining and providing verification of the internship.

The internship stipend does not apply to activities that are part of a student’s degree requirements, such as student teaching, and cannot be used to supplement a graduate assistantship.

Application Dates

Internship Period Applications Open Applications Due Award Notification
2020 Summer Mar 2, 2020 Apr 6, 2020 May 18, 2020
2020 Fall Jun 1, 2020 Jun 22, 2020
Jul 20, 2020
2021 Spring Oct 12, 2020 Nov 9, 2020 Dec 7, 2020
2021 Summer Mar 1, 2021 Apr 5, 2021 May 17, 2021

Sigma Tau Delta Co-sponsored Penguin Random House Internships

Sigma Tau Delta co-sponsors internships in partnership with Penguin Random House. Six finalists are selected  with priority opportunity for internships at Penguin Random House. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, this program is currently suspended.

Sigma Tau Delta Journal Internship

A paid three-month internship opportunity is available with the Sigma Tau Delta Journals. This opportunity will provide three Sigma Tau Delta student members (undergraduate or graduate) with editorial and publication experience. These interns will work with the Managing Editor on the publications, from May 11 until August 11. The interns may complete this internship from any location, so long as they have reliable internet access. Each intern will be paid $300 per month for three months ($900 total). The application deadline is March 23, 2021.

Applicants must be prepared to accept the internship and its conditions if it is awarded to them. Failure to do so may jeopardize the continuation of the internship program.

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