UC Washington Academic Internship Program


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UCDC Academic Internship


The UCDC Program offers qualified undergraduate students from any major an exciting opportunity to combine course work, field research and professional experience during a quarter's residence in our nation's capital.


Fall 2018:               March 30th, 2018

Winter 2019:          May 18th, 2018

Spring 2019:          October 19th, 2018

Summer 2019:        December 3rd, 2018

Apply Now

Fill out the UCDC Interest Form Now!


Available Scholarships and Other Awards

Honors Fellowship (available to University Honors students only)

A fellowship is available to support University Honors students in the UCDC program. For more information contact University Honors at 381 Surge Building or visit their website.

Robert T. Matsui - University of California Congressional Fellowship

The Matsui-UC Congressional Fellowship was created to encourage more UC students to learn about public service by interning in congressional offices during their time in Washington.  Five $1,500 awards will be made for each quarter (fall, winter and spring) for students interning in congress.  The fellowship is competitive and is not currently offered in the summer term.  More information is available by visiting the main UCDC web site.

UCDC Presidential Public Service Fellowship

UCDC's Presidential Public Service Fellowship is designed to encourage students to come to Washington, DC to advance their professional goals and deepen their civic engagement and commitment to public service while taking courses at UCDC. The fellowships will provide $2,500 in need-based financial support to select students who apply for and are accepted into the internship program. This is only available during the Fall quarter.

Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities (HACU)

The HACU program has complied a list of scholarship resources that is available on their web site.  This list is for informational purposes only and does not serve as an endorsement of these organizations by UCDC or HACU.

Other Outside Scholarships

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

National Italian American Foundation Scholarship Fund

United Negro College Fund

Shawn Carter Foundation


Other News

Missed the UCDC deadline?  Check out the UC Center Sacramento internship program (UCCS).  


Program Dates


Summer 2018 Quarter
June 16-August 25, 2018

Fall 2018 Quarter
September 22-December 8, 2018

Winter 2019 Quarter
January 5-March 16, 2019

Spring 2019 Quarter
March 23-June 8, 2019

Information Sessions

Wednesday January 17th

1 pm, Transfer Success Zone at the ARC


Wednesday January 24th 

2 pm, Teaching and Learning Center (Rivera A0101A)


Tuesday January 30th

11 am, Teaching and Learning Center (Rivera A0101A)


Wednesday February 7th

3 pm, Teaching and Learning Center (Rivera A0101A)


Wednesday February 14th

1 pm, Rivera Library room 140


Wednesday February 21st 

3 pm, Teaching and Learning Center (Rivera A0101A)


Tuesday February 27th

11 am, Teaching and Learning Center (Rivera A0101A)


Wednesday March 7th 

3 pm, Teaching and Learning Center (Rivera A0101A)

RSVP to Attend


General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Career Opportunities

Undergraduate Education

UCR-UC Washington Academic Internship Program
1100A Hinderaker Hall

Tel: (951) 827-2634
Fax: (951) 827-7745
E-mail: ucrucdc@ucr.edu