The Office of Experiential Learning will be accepting online grant applications for Summer 2020 this spring, please check back for deadline details during spring term.
To apply please complete the webform below. The application deadline for summer 2020 will be posted this spring. The purpose of this fund is to provide MIT students participating in an unpaid or underpaid internship/volunteer opportunity during the summer with a small grant of up to $1,000 to subsidize summer housing expenses.
When establishing the Fund, the Class of 2010 intended to provide some support to students who elect to participate in a summer internship or volunteer experience without regard to wages.
General Criteria for Grant Recipients:
- Eligible student must be a current MIT undergraduate in good standing and eligible to register for fall semester classes.
- The student must demonstrate financial need for summer housing (not limited to on-campus or Cambridge area housing) based on participation in volunteer work and/or an unpaid/underpaid internship.
- Student’s internship/volunteer work may not take place within commuting distance to student’s home.
- The student may not be participating in a summer UROP for pay.