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

 

Terms:    
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    camla.org  
  • Chinese Historical Society of Southern California           www.chssc.org.

 

Eligibility:

  • 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.

 

Essay:   
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 http://www.aasc.ucla.edu/scholarships/fongtoy2017.aspx

 

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