Applications are accepted on a rolling basis until December 11th. Please note that some internships sites have internal deadlines.

Application

      • Review the internship descriptions.
      • Visit your potential internship websites. Consider your schedule, transportation needs, and any extra requirements imposed by individual sites
      • Before submitting an application, double check with PHI Director, Tawny Paul, that the site is still available. tpaul@history.ucla.edu.
      • Download the HistoryCorps application here: HistoryCorps-Application-Form-Winter2021
      • For help writing or editing your resume, see the UCLA Career Guide Chapter 5 – Resumes and Cover Letters. https://www.career.ucla.edu/Resume
      • Submit the completed application by email to tpaul@history.ucla.edu

Eligibility

      • History major OR History minor who has successfully completed two (2) upper division history classes
      • Junior or Senior status (completed 90 or more units)
      • Good academic standing: at least a 3.0 overall GPA

Course Requirements

      • Attend biweekly meetings with the TA at the Center for Community Learning (CCL)
      • Complete eight (8) weekly journal/writing assignments
      • Submit a final research paper
      • Log a minimum of 80 hours of work at internship site

Enrollment

      • Enrollment in a 195CE internship course is via a course contract and CANNOT be completed through URSA
      • Complete the HistoryCorps Application
      • Interview with the HistoryCorps Program Coordinator
      • If referred, it your responsibility to set up an interview with the site supervisor
      • If you are offered an internship, complete the intake process with CCL
      • Obtain the signature of the internship site supervisor on the contract course form
      • Submit the completed contract course form to CCL
      • CCL will forward your course contract to the history department to obtain the necessary signatures. Please do not contact the history department chair directly to obtain a signature.
      • Space is limited. Submit a completed contract course form as soon as possible and no later than Friday of Week 2