2016 AAPD WASHINGTON, DC SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Description:

Since 2002, the AAPD (American Association of People with Disabilities) Summer Internship Program has developed the next generation of leaders with disabilities and offered host employers access to a talented, diverse workforce. Each summer, AAPD places college students, graduate students, law students, and recent graduates with all types of disabilities in paid 10-week summer internships in Congressional offices, federal agencies, non-profit and for-profit organizations in the Washington, DC area.Each intern is matched with a mentor who will assist them with their career goals. AAPD provides the interns with a stipend, transportation to and from Washington, DC, and fully-accessible housing.

Tag(s): ADD/ADHD After High School Autism Spectrum Disorder Deaf-Blind Emotional Disabilities Employment Hearing Impairment Learning Disability Mild/Moderate Disabilities Orthopedic Impairment Other Health Impairment Postsecondary Education Speech/Language Impairment Transition Traumatic Brain Injury Vision Impairment