World of Work Fellowships

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WOW recipient works on a computer during their internship
A WOW recipient flips through a magazine at their internship

Gain Skills. Get Paid.

The Hiatt Career Center's World of Work (WOW) fellowship supports undergraduates who pursue unpaid summer internships. $200,000 is available this year for you to take on unpaid internships, gain skills and still get paid. The competitive program helps reduce financial obstacles for you so you can follow your interests, explore career fields, and gain new skills!

Follow the WOW Internship Blog to learn more about past internships and student experiences.


The 2022 application has closed. Summer 2023 applications will open January 2023.

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WOW Awards

There are several types of awards that help eliminate financial burdens for students. Applicants will be considered for all appropriate sources of funding.

  • World of Work Funding Video

    World of Work funding helps students explore various industries and job markets across several different states and countries.