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CHCI Scholar-Intern Programs

Scholarship + Internship = SUCCESS!

Supporting education is a crucial part of our mission to develop the next generation of Latino leaders. CHCI offers several Scholar-Intern Programs that provide not only monetary support, but hands-on experience in various fields. From media to health care to business, CHCI's Scholar-Intern programs will help you gain important skills while earning money for your education.

CHCI-United Health Foundation Scholar-Intern Program

CHCI-United Health Foundation Scholar-Intern Program

Interested in a career in the healthcare industry? This unique scholar-intern program provides inspiring Latino leaders with money for college, hands-on work experience in a community-based health organization, PLUS additional professional development opportunities.

Amount: $1,000 - $5,000 per year, plus a $1,000 stipend
Focus Area: Healthcare
Location: Must study or live in one of 19 states
Internship: Student identifies local placement (80 hours by August 2016)
Deadline: April 16, 2016
CHCI-Telemundo Scholar-Intern Program

CHCI-Telemundo Scholar-Intern Program

Are you a news junkie? Do you work well under pressure and love the thrill of a newsroom? This program provides budding journalists with monetary support for their college education and hands-on experience working inside Telemundo's News department as a vital member of the news team through a 10-week internship.

Amount: $2,500 one-time scholarship, plus a $1,000 stipend
Focus Area: Journalism, Mass Communication, or Broadcasting
Location: Miami, FL
Internship: Summer 2016 (10 weeks)
Deadline: February 26, 2016
CHCI-Wyndham Worldwide Scholar-Intern Program

CHCI-Wyndham Worldwide Scholar-Intern Program

More than just a summer job, our partnership with Wyndham Worldwide provides college students and recent graduates with an opportunity to work alongside some of the most experienced and talented individuals in the hospitality industry, PLUS assistance with college expenses.

Amount: $2,500 one-time scholarship; plus $16-18/hour at internship
Focus Area: Accounting, Communications, Computer Science, Journalism, Marketing, Media, Public Relations, or other fields
Location: Parsippany, NJ
Internship: May 31 - August 12, 2016
Deadline: February 19, 2016
CHCI-SHRM Scholar-Intern Program

CHCI-SHRM Scholar-Intern Program

Interested in the field of human resource management? This program will immerse you in the central functions of the SHRM organization from employment, benefits, employee relations, training, and performance management. In addition, your scholarship will help with college expenses like tuition, room and board, and books.

Amount: $2,500 one-time scholarship; plus $15-19/hour at internship
Focus Area: Open to all fields; must be interested in human resources
Location: Greater Los Angeles, CA area
Internship: Summer 2016 (10 weeks)
Deadline: February 19, 2016
CHCI-Tyson Foods Scholar-Intern Program

CHCI-Tyson Foods Scholar-Intern Program

Looking for experience working in a large corporate environment? Want to polish your accounting, computer, or marketing skills? This opportunity provides deserving Latino students with financial assistance for college, and valuable experience working for the second-largest food company in the Fortune 500.

Amount: $2,500 one-time scholarship; $12-14/hour at internship
Focus Area: Accounting, Information Systems/Computer Science, or Marketing
Location: Chicago, IL
Internship: Summer 2016 (13 weeks)
Deadline: February 26, 2016
CHCI-ZGS Communications Scholar-Intern Program

CHCI-ZGS Communications Scholar-Intern Program

Ever wonder what it's like to work at a TV or radio station? ZGS Communications owns/operates nine Spanish-language television stations and three radio stations. This program provides exciting opportunities for students looking to get into the media business, PLUS money for college.

Amount: $2,500 one-time scholarship, plus $12.50/hour
Focus Area: Media or Engineering
Location: Tampa or Orlando, FL
Internship: Summer 2016 (6 weeks)
Deadline: January 22, 2016