Washington Internship Institute - Coastal Carolina University
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Washington Internship Institute (WII)

Duration of
Housing (optional)
15 weeks Spring
10 weeks Summer
15 weeks Fall
$50 application fee for students in the U.S.; $150 for students outside the U.S.

Non-refundable $500 deposit due upon acceptance into program. However, after student arrives in DC and CCU has paid the balance of fees, WII will refund the $500.
Spring: $5,300
Summer: $3,360 (Original: $4200; see announcements regarding the COVID-19 situation)
Fall: $5,300
Refundable $100 housing deposit
A $1000 scholarship is available to all CCU students.

What's included
 • Individual attention from WII staff to ensure an internship placement that meets your specific interests.
 • Internship seminar and one core course.
 • Personal advising, academic counseling, and internship support from WII staff.

What's not included
• Airfare
• Textbooks
• Airport pickup

For more information, visit http://wiidc.org/coastal-carolina.
Contact Karen Arnie, Director of Internships and Service learning, at karnie@coastal.edu.
Examples of Internship Sites
• American Forests
• American Rivers
• Climate Institute
• Defenders of Wildlife
• Earthjustice
• Environmental Law Institute
• Environmental Protection Agency
• Greenpeace
• National Zoo
• Nature Conservancy
• Sierra Club
• White House Council on Environmental Quality
• Wilderness Society
• World Wildlife Fund
• Africare
• American Association for World Health
• American Heart Association
• American Red Cross
• Catholic Charities
• Archdiocesan Health Care Network
• Children's National Medical Center
• Institute for Health Policy Solutions
• International Medical Corps
• National Institute of Health (NIH)
• U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
• Pan American Health Organization
• Amnesty International
• DC Volunteer Lawyers Project
• EMILY'S List
• Feminist Majority Foundation
• International Republican Institute
• NAACP Washington Bureau
• National Democratic Institute
• National Museum of Women in Arts
• National Women’s Law Center
• Shared Hope International
• Vital Voices
• Women's Foreign Policy Group
• Women for Women International
• Global Fund for Women
• American Bar Association
• Capitol Hill
• Democratic National Committee
• National Geographic Society
• National Public radio
• Newseum
• Republican National Committee
• Smithsonian Institute
• U.S. Chamber of Commerce
• U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
• U.S. Department of Justice
• U.S. Department of Treasury
• White House
• American Society of International law
• Asia Society
• DC office on African Affairs
• Embassy of Australia
• Embassy of Ireland
• Embassy of Kuwait
• National Defense University
• Organization of American States
• U.S. Council for International Business
• U.S. Department of Commerce
• U.S. Department of State
• Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars