World of Work Fellowships

  • Eliana Ellenberger

    Eliana Ellenberger ’20 | Schepen’s Eye Research Institute, Boston, MA

  • Dario Alves

    Dario Alves ’21 | Evandro Carvalho: Democrat for District Attorney, Mattapan, MA

  • Mina Bond

    Mina Bond ’19 | ImprovBoston, Cambridge, MA

Brandeis University's World of Work (WOW) fellowship supports undergraduate students who pursue unpaid summer internships. The competitive program aims to reduce financial obstacles that might preclude students from following their interests, exploring career fields, gaining new skills, and experiencing the World of Work. Last summer, 39 Brandeis students interned virtually in 20+ industries! Follow their journeys into the World of Work on Hiatt's summer internship blog.


2022 Application 

The 2022 WOW Application is not yet finalized but will be posted here as soon as it is available. Please visit the links below for more info on eligibility, requirements, and FAQs.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

There are several types of World of Work (WOW) awards that help eliminate financial burdens for students. Funds range from various industries including social justice, business, political science, social work and more. 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.