Louis Carr Internship Application

The Louis Carr Internship Foundation (LCIF) provides paid summer internships in communications for minority college students who will start their sophomore, junior or senior year of college the fall immediately following their summer internship. Applications will be accepted starting November 1st. Application documents must be submitted or postmarked by March 31st for a summer internship that same year. Only completed application packages received with all required documents will be evaluated. E-mailed applications are not accepted.

Completed applications must include the following:
1) a TYPED and completed application (may submit online)
2) official college transcript
3) an essay (see application for details)
4) a resume
5) two (2) professor recommendations; references MUST BE sealed in separate envelopes with signatures over the seal.

Only typed, completed applications with all documents included will be accepted.

NOTE: Even though you complete an application online you must mail in your final application including the 5 items detailed above.

    Student Information

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    Permanent Contact Information

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    College/University

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    LCIF Internship

    All LCIF interns receive at least a $4,000 stipend for their summer internship. The internship, which is 8 to 10 weeks, starts the first Monday in June.
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    Essay

    In 1000 words or less answer one of the following questions: 1) Why you would like to participate in the Louis Carr Internship Foundation (LCIF) program? 2) How participation in the LCIF program will assist in achieving your professional goals? 3) What strengths or special skills you would bring to the LCIF program? Please include any information you believe relevant to the evaluation of your application.
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    Employment History

    List part-time and full-time jobs with present or most recent first.
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    Additional Employment History

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    Authorization

    By submitting this electronic form, I certify that I am at least 18 years of age or a custodial guardian. I authorize the Louis Carr Internship Foundation (LCIF) to obtain information on me from past employers, school officials and credit reporting agencies. I further release any persons or entities from any and all liability in connection with providing or obtaining such information. I certify that all information provided to LCIF by me on this application and resume is true, complete and correct to the best of my knowledge. Please email physical form to the following address: Louis Carr Internship Foundation Application P.O. Box 81859 Chicago, IL 60681 For additional inquiries please contact us via the following methods: E-mail:director@louiscarrfoundation.org Telephone: (312) 819-8617