St. Olaf Funded Internships

Grant Award for Unpaid or Underpaid Internships (Interim or Summer)

Funding for students pursuing unpaid or underpaid internships. Can be applied to any internship, rotational shadowing, or research experience students find themselves that meet the minimum parameters. 

Johnson Family Opportunity Fund (Year-Round)

Support for students with demonstrated financial need, with a preference to students who are also first-generation college students, who plan to pursue academic enhancing experiences, pre-professional training, and graduate school preparatory opportunities that would otherwise not be possible due to finances.

LUCE Grant (Interim or Summer)

Funding to support internship and research experiences that further students’ knowledge about the environment and Asia. Students should have previous coursework in Environmental Studies or Asian Studies.


SUMMER

Rockswold Health Scholars

Clinical and research program at the Hennepin County Medical Center (HCMC) in Minneapolis, MN. Students live together in St. Paul.

Health Scholars at the Mayo Clinic

Clinical and research program at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN. Students live together in Rochester.

Social Entrepreneurship Scholars

Complete internships focused on social impact, public policy, and sustainability while participating in regular academic and vocational reflection. Students live together in a community house in St. Paul.

Legal Scholars

Perform intensive legal research and serve in a legal support role to social impact oriented law.

Mayo Innovation Scholars

Evaluate projects submitted by the Mayo Clinic Ventures. For students with a background in the natural sciences, economics, managements studies or mathematics.

Community Development in Asia

A unique opportunity to live and work on an organic farm and experience community development with rural leaders from Africa, Asia, and the Pacific. Language skills are not required.

Finance Scholars

Opportunity for students to explore a range of career paths within the finance industry, clarify their focus in finance, and gain professional networking experience to more effectively launch a career.

Davis Projects for Peace

Opportunity to design and implement grassroots summer project that promotes peace utilizing a $10,000 grant. One, and possibly two, projects from St. Olaf typically receive the award.


INTERIM

Mayo Innovation Scholars

Evaluate projects submitted by the Mayo Clinic Ventures. For students with a background in the natural sciences, economics, managements studies or mathematics. 

Norway Innovation Scholars

A unique opportunity to spend four weeks in Norway performing market analysis, evaluating intellectual property issues, and creating a strategic plan.