CCI has $1000 and $3000 grants available for students with unpaid summer internships! Funding Application Deadline: April 14.
You must have secured and accepted your internship before applying for funding. Requirements include an essay, budget, funding agreement, and approved resume. Don’t wait; visit Quick Questions for resume approval.
An appointment to discuss your plans with a CCI advisor is required for First-Year Explore applicants and strongly encouraged for all other applicants. CCI appointments and resume approvals must be complete by April 7.
Instructions, forms, and Frequently Asked Questions are available at go/summerfunding.
All funding applications will be reviewed after April 14. Funding notifications will be emailed on May 1.
Location: Center for Careers and Internships, Adirondack House Library
Middlebury Social Impact Corps connects students to the front line of social change with unique global internship opportunities. A select cohort of Middlebury College and MIIS graduate students are chosen and matched with a social enterprise or NGO for an 8 week international summer internship. The program is an entry point to gaining deeper understanding and curating the tools needed to lead a purpose-driven career where participants receive tangible work experience with a social impact. 2019 partners: Impact Monterey County (in Monterey, CA), Andean Alliance for Sustainable Development (in Cuzco, Peru) and Cape Eleuthera Institute (in Eleuthera, Bahamas)
Come learn more about the program, host sites, and how to apply! Check out the details of each one here on Handshake:
The primary project is to research, compile and write content for a
Walking Tour of Middlebury brochure. This piece of collateral will be
distributed to visitors in our welcome center, available from our website, and
placed in information packages. A secondary project is to write profiles of
businesses that have recently joined the chamber. Strong English writing skills
This position is an editorial internship with Sports Illustrated
and has been reserved specifically for a Middlebury College student in honor of
Middlebury alum Paul Witteman, Class of 1965, who died in 2013. After
graduating from Middlebury College and serving in South Korea during the
Vietnam War, Paul received a degree from the Columbia University School of
Journalism and began his career at Time, becoming deputy chief of
correspondents and later assistant managing editor for Sports Illustrated
An intern would work on both SI the magazine
and at SI.com. The primary responsibility at the magazine is
to check stories for accuracy. It is painstaking work that requires diligence
and thoroughness. Still, we are looking for candidates who not only possess the
qualities to be good fact checkers but also who have demonstrated outstanding
writing potential or reporting skills. Interns are expected to check and report
stories, and will often be called upon to write short pieces. At SI.com interns will be called upon for various tasks,
including producing posts with our CMS and using Photoshop.
If you are offered and accept this internship, please be aware that
this internship is supported by CCI, with a $1,500 housing stipend and
therefore you will be required to complete funded internship paperwork.
Champlain Valley Apiaries is seeking a social media, outreach, and
marketing intern to oversee our social media and web initiatives, and be an
integral part of our brand outreach strategies. We
completed Middlebury College’s Middcore course last J-Term, identifying
exciting opportunities to grow our social media presence. From this, we brought
on a group of interns, that worked directly on our social media
platforms, predominately Instagram and Facebook.
We are eager for our next intern to build upon this work,
maintaining and expanding our social media presence and
creating campaigns that expose our brand to the larger online community.
An intern will also be tasked with creating our ecommerce campaigns (ex.
mailchimp, facebook posts, etc…) that drive online sales. Furthermore,
we seek to increase our community outreach with more in-store promotional
events, food shows, and other events. Our intern would help generate and staff
We are a small company with a tight knit work environment and
are excited to welcome the right candidate onto our team. Also, a sweet
bonus, pun intended, is free personal honey for our intern!
Who We are: Town Hall Theater is a busy performing arts center in the heart of Middlebury. Built in 1883, the building has had many lives: vaudeville theater, restaurant, car dealership, furniture showroom, Knights of Columbus hall, etc. Community support and a lot of hard work restored the building in 2008, making it home to several local resident companies and the hub of Middlebury’s cultural scene. Unpretentious and community-minded, we produce more than 150 events a year, from live theatre to fly fishing films and everything in between. With a small staff of 6 full time and 4 part time employees, Town Hall Theater offers a warm and inclusive environment. Interns are part of the team and quickly become invaluable in their myriad roles.
curious, and eager with a sense of humor. We want students who are profoundly
interested in learning about the day-to-day operations of a theater. Performing
arts or nonprofit administrative experience is a plus, as the learning curve
may be steep without it but we will consider all resumes. Past interns have
gone on to work with Arena Stage, Shakespeare and Company, Alvin Ailey, etc.
do everything here, and we can offer experience in every aspect of theater.
Potential areas include:
performing arts education
marketing and publicity
summer interns work intensively with our education program’s two youth shows,
one of which is a musical. We encourage interns to do a little bit of
everything to obtain a variety of experience, but most interns specialize in an
area that best suits their interest. Summer interns often teach and perform in
the summer youth shows.
Nuts and Bolts:
Pay is $3,000 for the summer
This intern is eligible for summer on
campus housing. Please note in order to secure housing on campus you must
complete a 2019 Summer Student Employment & Housing Agreement. Please
check the SEO website for more details: http://www.middlebury.edu/offices/business/seo/summer
Time commitment is a flexible 15-25 hrs/
week, depending on the week.
collaboration between the Middlebury College Museum of
Art and the Middlebury College
Center for Careers & Internships, is an intensive 8-week paid summer
internship program introducing Middlebury College students to the dynamic and
multifaceted professional world of museums, libraries, and archives through a
combination of internship placements in local cultural institutions,
professional development, field trips, career conversations with seasoned
museum and library professionals, and collaboration on an exhibition project.
NOTE: All offers of employment are contingent upon
successful completion of a background check conducted by an independent agency.
On Mondays, interns meet for professional development. These
days will include a combination of: discussions with seasoned staff at museums,
libraries, and archives; field trips to a variety of cultural institutions in
New England; and workshops (e.g. cover letter writing and résumé building for
museum jobs). Over the course of the summer, interns will also collaborate to
curate an exhibition at the Middlebury College Museum of Art of photographs of
Brett Weston. The program will include several overnight trips to visit
cultural institutions in the Northeast; MuseumWorks will pay for travel,
lodging, museum admission costs, and some meals during this travel.
The 2019 MuseumWorks program will run June–early August (exact
dates to be announced based on residence and dining hall dates). Interns will
receive a taxable $3,000 stipend (to be disbursed in two equal payments, one in
June and one in July).
Interns are eligible for on-campus room and board: housing will
be in double dorm rooms; meals will be served in dining halls. 2019 rates have
not been announced but are estimated to total $150 per week for room AND board
combined (estimated total $1,200). Interns choosing to live and eat off campus
will receive the same stipend and should expect to pay much more for lodging
Any current Middlebury College student wishing to learn more
about working in museums, libraries, and archives is invited to apply,
regardless of major. MuseumWorks is open to international students. We regret that students from other schools,
Middlebury alumni, and Middlebury students graduating in May 2019 are not
eligible for these positions.
you are offered and accept this internship, please be aware that this program
is supported by CCI, and therefore you will be required to complete funded
Application deadline: Sunday, February 24,
2019, 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time.