The award will provide an appropriate wage to compensate students for unpaid internships or to provide living/travel expenses for students who seek to secure such internships that are distant from their homes.
Through the support of generous donors, LVC and the Breen Center is able to offer limited funding for undergraduate internships. Funds are used to assist students with expenses related to their internship. Depending on factors such as program requirements, cost of living, locating, and demonstrated financial need, award amounts will vary.
This annual scholarship will be awarded to two current students ($5,000 each) of Lebanon Valley College who demonstrate leadership skills and show an entrepreneurial spirit in their approach to situations. The recipients should be rising juniors or rising seniors.
These experiential learning grants are intended to stimulate independent and student-faculty collaborative research in diverse disciplines. Previous recipients have secured exciting internships in Delaware, Harrisburg, Pittsburgh, Nashville, Washington, D.C., Florida, and Spain.