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Career Services Summer Funding Opportunities

Career Services offers two summer funding opportunities: Swarthmore Future Entrepreneur Program (SFEP) to intern at local start-up companies and the new Career Services Summer Stipend to fund unpaid internships in industries that unable to obtain the funding for meaningful opportunities. Both opportunities award $6,000 for a 10-week opportunity.

Summer Opportunities

All Swarthmore Funded Summer Opportunities

Significant funding is also available for a variety of summer opportunities. Each summer, approximately 30% of current Swarthmore students receive funding from the College so that they can participate in these otherwise unpaid experiences. Learn more through the Beyond the Classroom’s (BTC) website. BTC is a committee of departments that work together for students to gain access to Swarthmore summer funding.

Internships in Engineering Series, Spring 2024

Obtaining information about the professional world from those who’ve gone before you can be extremely helpful, and here at Career Services, we love promoting that!

Last March, Mark Lohatepanont ‘24, a Senior in the Engineering Department sat down with a …

By Immaculata Daikpor
Immaculata Daikpor Career Fellow
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Level Up your professional and technical skills

Swarthmore Career Services is again collaborating with TriCo partners, Haverford College and Bryn Mawr College, career centers to bring skills training from Haverford alum Panos Panidis of Aesop Academy. Panos is himself an entrepreneur who, after several years working in …

By Kristie Beucler
Kristie Beucler Associate Director, Career Education
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Summer Intern Housing Resources

Summer housing options at Swarthmore can be viewed on the Residence Life page.

If you are going to be off campus and in other locations, you may find the below links helpful.

Note: We do not officially endorse any of …

By Kristie Beucler
Kristie Beucler Associate Director, Career Education
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Summer Funding Applications from Career Services are Open!

This year, Career Services is offering two opportunities to obtain summer funding:

1. Swarthmore Future Entrepreneurship Program (SFEP)

This program allows students to intern at local start up companies through a partnership with Ben Franklin Technology Partners. Students can apply …

By Andres Perez Correa
Andres Perez Correa Marketing & Engagement Coordinator
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Career Services Summer Funding: Swarthmore Future Entrepreneur Program

Every summer, Career Services provides students with opportunities to participate in internships at local start-up companies. These opportunities are fully funded through Career Services: after students apply and interview directly with participating companies, the College provides selected students with $5,500 in …

By Hailey Park
Hailey Park Technology Intern, Website
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Swarthmore & External Resources

Learn about the ticks and tricks for identifying and applying to funded summer experiences through the College

All students are encouraged to Apply for Funding for a creative scholarly project, internship, or research that substantially expands their academic …

Contact & Location

(610) 328–8352

500 College Ave.
Parrish Hall 135
Swarthmore, PA 19081

Career Service Hours

Monday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Office closed daily from 12–1pm for lunch.