News: Toy Family Internship in Chinese American Studies - Deadline: June 7, 2017

May 31, 2017 - 11:30am

Application Information for Undergraduate Internship

Summer 2017

The Yuen Fong and Lew Oy Toy Family Internship in Chinese American Studies

Award:   One internship stipend of $4,500


Ten week summer internship at 30 hours per week during
the period of mid-June to early September.    
Student will be funded for a proposed internship with either of   
the two following sites:

  • Chinese American Museum  
  • Chinese Historical Society of Southern California 



  • Must be a continuing undergraduate student enrolled at UCLA for 2016-17 and 2017-18 academic years.
  • Provide evidence of academic record and interest in Chinese American history and/or experience. Students can get an unofficial transcript may be obtained online through MyUCLA. The unofficial transcript can be viewed on-screen and printed as a PDF. There is no charge for an unofficial transcript. Read essay guidelines below.
  • Submit a resume. If you do not have one see guidelines on application. 
  • Students in any degree program can apply. Students interested in Chinese American Studies, Asian American Studies, Ethnic Studies, History, Art, Museum Studies, Law are encouraged to apply.


In addition to submitting application information, please describe
your background, interest, and/or experience in working with a
community organization or project dedicated to Chinese Americans.
Please indicate if you are bi/multilingual in any language and/or
bi/multicultural with any ethnicity/race. 
Essay should be no more than 500 words maximum.


Deadline to apply: June 7, 2017, Wednesday by 5:00 pm


Application at


Submit application with your resume and essay as a
Microsoft Word document and pdf of your academic transcript to, in the email subject heading, please enter: 2017 Application for Toy Internship.