Students can apply to these RISD grants for assistance in funding internship opportunities.

Funding for Internships

RISD Maharam STEAM Fellowship

Deadline?

Mid-February

Who can apply?       

Currently enrolled Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Fifth Years, and Graduate Students.

How much?

$5,000

For what?

Supports unpaid internships in a not-for-profit organization where artists/designers are not usually found exploring the role of innovative, visually acute critical thinkers to solve problems and address public/social/community concerns. The work should connect to public policy in some way.

When?

Summer. The internship may take place the summer after graduation.

Where?

You name it!

Application Details

RISD Maharam STEAM Fellowship - Guidelines

RISD Maharam STEAM Fellowship - Website

RISD Maharam STEAM Fellowship - Application

 

The Creative Group (TCG) Fellowship

Deadline?

Mid-March

Who can apply?

Currently enrolled undergraduate First Year, Sophomores, and Juniors.

How much? 

$3,000

For what?

Supports internships in graphic design, interactive design, digital marketing, and advertising that are unpaid, low-paid, or present financial challenges. 

When?

Summer. Recipients must be returning to RISD in the fall after the internship.

Where?

You name it!

Application Details

TCG Fellowship - Guidelines

TCG Fellowship - Application

 
Textron Charitable Trust Fellowship

Deadline?

Mid-March

Who can apply?

Currently enrolled undergraduate First Year, Sophomores, and Juniors.

How much? 

$3,000

For what?

Supports internships which employ creative thinking to solve problems, drive economic development, or address social issues that are unpaid, low-paid, or present financial challenges. 

When?

Summer. Recipients must be returning to RISD in the fall after the internship.

Where?

You name it!

Application Details

Textron Charitable Trust Fellowship - Guidelines

Textron Charitable Trust Fellowship - Application


 

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