Ongoing Internship Opportunities

In addition to considering options available on Handshake, English and Linguistics majors may wish to explore the following organizations that offer internships on a regular basis. These organizations may not offer internships every semester, and their needs may vary in different semesters. To pursue these internships, use the provided contact information to express your interest.

These are by no means the only organizations for which you may intern! Check the list of past internships for additional ideas. The

Internship opportunities may be in person, online, or hybrid. General information on these internships has been provided where possible.


Opportunities at Mary Washington



This internship works with Fund Raising.

Contact person: Maureen Aylward, Associate Director of Advancement Services


Phone: 540-654-2067

Opportunities available during the academic year and the summer.


Campus Recreation

Contact person: Arnaud Mensah-Etsi, Associate Director



English & Linguistics Fall Events Planning and Promotion

Contact person: Dr. Brenta Blevins, Associate Professor

Professor Email:

This fall semester internship involves planning and promotion of annual departmental events during the fall semester. The internship involves opportunities around promotion of literacy, project planning, marketing, correspondence, and more.


English & Linguistics Social Media

Contact person: Dr. Brenta Blevins, Associate Professor

Professor Email:

This semester-based internship develops a calendar of promotion, creates visual, text, and video content related to the department following university social media guidelines, and more.


Hillel Center

Contact person: Rabbi Menachem Sherman, Campus Director


Phone: 540-373-9200

Website: Hillel Center

Interning at the Maxine and Carl D. Silver Hillel Center, you will explore the non-profit sector and develop strong leadership and organizational skills. Your work as an intern largely involves strategizing, collaborating, networking, and taking initiative through:

  •    Programming, planning, and executing events
  •    Curating Hillel’s social media presence
  •    Working with other multicultural organizations holding varying beliefs and perspectives
  •    Sitting in on and participating in meetings with stakeholders

Check the Hillel Center’s Opportunities with Masa Israel Journey and Onward Israel for additional internship possibilities.


Opportunities outside of Mary Washington

Alien Attorney (Exclusively online)

Alien Attorney Website

Interns can choose to focus on blog writing, social media content creation, or both. You will have the opportunity to create several articles and/or posts that have a meaningful impact on local and global communities.


Central Rappahannock Regional Library (Fredericksburg)

CRRL Website


Downtown Greens (Fredericksburg)

Downtown Greens Website