Application for Digital Humanities Internship

Washington, DC

Please fill out the application completely before you click on the “Submit” button at the end of the form. The system will not save incomplete applications. If you hit the “Enter” key before completing the application, the application may submit accidentally. If this happens, simply begin a new application. Any incomplete duplicate application forms will be discarded by our processing team.

For the two essay questions that require more lengthy responses, draft your answers in a separate application, such as Microsoft Word, and have them ready to paste into the application form.


As part of the application process, you will need to upload two documents in PDF format:

  1. a PDF copy of your most recent transcript, and
  2. a PDF copy of your résumé.

Please keep in mind that the system will not accept files of more than 2MB in size.

See this website for résumé guidelines and examples.


The deadline for all submissions is Wednesday, February 19. Once you have completed your application, the CHS staff will contact your references and ask them to submit their recommendation letter by Friday, February 21.


If you have any questions regarding the application process or the program, contact us at internships(at)

Biographical Information

(Street, City, State, Zip)

Your Undergraduate Experience

The Program

(250-500 words)
(250-500 words)

Reference 1

We ask that you provide us with the contact information for two faculty members who can speak to your academic work and evaluate your plans for participating in the internship program. If you cannot supply the contact information for two faculty members, please provide information for high school teachers, employers, or mentors who know you well. We will contact them directly about their recommendations. You should, however, be sure to inform them about your application, so they will know why we have contacted them. Please fill in the following information for one of your two recommenders.

Reference 2

Please fill in the following information for the second of your two recommenders.


Maximum upload size: 67.11MB
Maximum upload size: 67.11MB