What are the eligibility requirements for the CHCI Scholar-Intern Programs?
Each Scholar-Intern Program has it's own unique requirements based on the location and focus of the accompanying job placements. However, all scholar-intern programs require:
- Consistent, active participation in public and/or community service activities
- Demonstrated financial need
- Full-time enrollment in an accredited community college, four-year university, or graduate/professional program (please note degree requirements vary for each program)
- Applicants must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents, asylees, or individuals who are lawfully authorized to work full-time without restriction for any U.S. employer and who, at the time of application, possess lawful evidence of employment authorization.
NOTE: Individuals who are seeking consideration under the “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrival” (DACA) policy must possess an Employment Authorization Document at the time of application.