The Fund for American Studies (TFAS) hosts Washington, DC – based Academic Internship Programs for undergraduate students each summer, fall and spring. TFAS programs include academic credit from George Mason University, an internship placement and furnished housing in the heart of Washington, D.C.
Students participate in a variety of exclusive guest lectures, site briefings, professional development opportunities, and networking events.
TFAS students leave Washington with 300+ hours of professional experience, an expanded network of contacts, and a greater understanding of the variety of career opportunities.
Pi Sigma Epsilon members will receive priority scholarship and admissions consideration.

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TFAS DC Academic Internship Programs

This Business + Government Relations program track is ideal for students who are interested in learning about the legislative process and how it affects industries around the globe.

Our comprehensive program includes:

  • An internship placement in a government relations office (major corporation, trade association or private public affairs firm)
  • Coursework in economics of regulation and ethical leadership designed to complement your real-word experience
  • Guest lectures featuring prominent policy, business and economics experts
  • Networking through career-focused panels and small group discussions led by professionals working at top companies such as Amazon, Uber, Ford Motor Company, Technology Leadership Council and in Congressional offices.

PROGRAMS – TFAS DC Internships

UPS provides a $1,5000 scholarship to a PSE student and two scholarships to MKT students each year.