Milner Library is sponsoring a scholarship program to encourage professional practice opportunities for high-achieving students who wish to complete their internship in Washington, D.C. The summer 2020 application is now available.

Milner provides financial support to offset the cost of housing for a qualified student who is interested in an internship with the Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, Smithsonian Institution, or archives and libraries in individual government agencies. Students from all majors and disciplines are encouraged to apply. Read about our summer 2019 scholarship recipient’s life-changing experience.

The deadline to apply is Thursday, October 31. Contact Chad Kahl at with any questions. More information about Illinois State University’s Washington, D.C. Internship Program is available through Research and Sponsored Programs.