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June 24, 2019

Chris de Hoyos 

HACU National Internship Program accepting applications for paid internship positions for the fall with FDIC, FDA, SAMSHSA 

The Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities National Internship Program is currently seeking students to fill paid internship positions available for the fall session. The fall internship program dates are Sept. 4 - Dec. 20, for a total of 15 weeks. Applicants should apply by Friday, July 5, 2019, at 12:00 p.m. EST

For descriptions of internships available through the HACU National Internship Program, click on the following links: Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC); Food and Drug Administration (FDA); and Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). College majors in the following areas are in demand:

  • Animal Health
  • Animal Science
  • Biology
  • Communications
  • Criminal Justice
  • Criminology
  • Finance
  • Health
  • Health Service Administration
  • Legal Studies
  • Pre-law
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health
  • Public Policy
  • Veterinary Medicine

The fall program offers paid internship opportunities for students to gain valuable experience at federal agencies in the Washington, D.C. metro area. Students selected will receive:

  • Round-trip airfare arranged and paid by HACU
  • Arranged housing (optional)
  • Professional development activities
  • Pay rates per week of: Undergraduate: $580 Graduate: $650

Students interested in any of these positions, must complete the online application at and email their resume to: by Friday, July 5, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. EST. For any additional questions, Charnelle Huggins can be reached at (202) 467-0893 ext 2121.

To apply for the fall session and for additional information, please visit