Legislative Internship – Financial Support

Spitze Legislative Internship Financial Support: Summer 2017 Application – for Legislative Internships

College of Agricultural & Life Sciences and School of Human Ecology

The College of Agricultural and Life Sciences is pleased to announce the Robert and Hazel Spitze Legislative Internship Program. This award is associated with a student acquired internship. The opportunity will help student interns experience the unique processes of the Legislative branch of government and will help them better understand the theories of participatory economic and political policy development at the State and Federal levels.

To be eligible for financial support students must:

1.      Current enrollment in a degree program in the University of Wisconsin – Madison College of

2.      Agricultural and Life Sciences (CALS) or the School of Human Ecology (SoHE).

3.      At least a Junior standing at UW‐Madison and completion of one year in CALS or SoHE.

4.      Cumulative GPA of at least a BC (2.5 on a 4 point scale).

5.      Evidence of special interest in public policy as part of a career; generally including having completed at least one course in political science, law, public policy or related subject matter.

6.      Must obtain an internship opportunity with the legislative branch of state or federal government and register for at least one credit in an internship course.

7.      Provide confirmation from internship supervisor, stating the terms (timeframe and nature of work) of internship. This confirmation (on organization letterhead) can be emailed to Megan O’Rourke, CALS Career Services, at megan.orourke@wisc.edu.
Subject Line: Spitze Legislative Internship Financial Support – Verification

8.      To receive funds, students must be enrolled for at least 1 credit at time of financial support payout.

APPLY ONLINE

Please complete online application by Monday, April 24 at 4:30pm. Applicants will be notified during final exams week or sooner.

Academic Credit for Internships Options:

·         CALS major departments offer 399 course options. Please see your academic or faculty advisor for instructions on enrollment.

·         Inter-L&S 260: Internship credit course offered to ALL UW students. Details here. NOTE: Their website will be updated soon for summer 2017 enrollment.

Allen Internship Financial Support Application

Do you have a UNPAID and / or Congressional internship this summer? If so, you may qualify for financial assistance. Reminder, deadline approaching. April 24.

Allen Internship Financial Support Application – for UNPAID internships

Limited funds are available for students participating in UNPAID internships in the summer 2017. Students shall complete the online application form linked below. 


To be eligible for financial support students must:

1.      Be a current CALS undergraduate, in good academic standing (not on academic probation)

2.      Participate in an UNPAID internship experience.

3.      To receive funds in summer 2017 students must be an enrolled student in at least 1 credit of summer courses.

4.      Provide confirmation from internship supervisor, stating the terms (timeframe and nature of work) of internship. This confirmation (on organization letterhead) can be emailed to Megan O’Rourke, CALS Career Services, at megan.orourke@wisc.edu.
Subject Line: Allen Internship Financial Support – Verification

APPLY ONLINE

Please complete online application by Monday, April 24 at 4:30pm. Applicants will be notified during final exams week or sooner.

 

Academic Credit for Internships Options:

·         CALS major departments offer 399 course options. Please see your academic or faculty advisor for instructions on enrollment.

·         Inter-L&S 260: Internship credit course offered to ALL UW students. Details here. NOTE: Their website will be updated soon for summer 2017 enrollment.

FAFSA Fridays are Back

There is still TIME to  complete the 2017-2018 FAFSA!   The Office of Student Financial Aid is inviting all UW-Madison students who still need help filing the FAFSA to come and get help.

Through ALL of  FEBRUARY | 9-11am
February 3rd
February 10th
February 17th
February 24th

333 East Campus Mall
9th floor | Rm. 9910

  • IMPORTANT for summer aid
  • Funds are LIMITED
  • Laptops will be available (Bringing your own is encouraged)

If you need any accommodations for the event please contact the McBurney Office

Free Donuts  & Coffee!

Financial Aid Office Open House

Journey through the Office of Student Financial Aid to meet the team,
including new director Derek Kindle, and learn about all they’re doing
to improve the student experience at UW–Madison.

Stop by 333 East Campus Mall, 9th Floor,
Tuesday, February 14, Anytime between 3 and 6 P.M.

There will be refreshments, prizes, and a visit from Bucky.

Registration is appreciated: go.wisc.edu/w22b7g

FAFSA Fridays

The Office of Student Financial Aid would like to introduce FAFSA Fridays!

With the FAFSA coming out earlier October 1st and our new priority deadline of December 1st the financial aid office is here to help.

We are inviting all UW-Madison students to come and get help completing the new 2017-2018 FAFSA. Utilize 2015 tax info

October 7th
1:30-4PM
Ogg Hall Computer Lab

October 21st
12-3PM
Union South

November 11th
12-3PM
MSC Student Org Space

November 18th
12:30-3PM
Health Sciences Learning Center

Financial Aid Advisors will be available to help students complete the FAFSA

Bring your own laptop (several will be provided)