Manuel Perez Internship Success Scholarship

The Manuel Perez Internship Success Scholarship assists students in exploring a career via an unpaid internship in the non-profit or government fields.

Do you have an internship offer for Summer 2023? Is your internship unpaid and at a non-profit or government organization? If so, apply for the opportunity to receive a $1,000 scholarship.


Friday, June 7, 2024

Participant Eligibility

  • Must be currently enrolled at CSULB
  • Must be in good academic standing (2.0 GPA or higher)
  • Graduation date must be December 2024 or later
  • Must have secured an unpaid internship in the non-profit or government fields prior to applying for the Manuel Perez Internship Success Scholarship
  • Internship must take place between May-August 2024

To Enter the Contest

  1. Sign in to [Single Sign-On (SSO)]
  2. Click on [CareerLINK]
  3. Select [Resources]
  4. Click on [Big Interview]
  5. Register using your CSULB email address
  6. In Big Interview, select the [Assignments] tab and enter the following code: ad8a2f
  7. Follow the instructions to record your responses to the following questions:
    • Let’s learn more about you. Tell me about yourself. What is your current major and educational background?
    • Tell me about the organization where you will be completing your internship. What interested you about the organization and the internship opportunity?
    • Share three learning goals that you hope to accomplish by the end of your internship. Please include how you will obtain these goals. (Learning goals can include skills you hope to acquire/strengthen, gaining industry knowledge, or building relationships in your industry of choice.)
    • What are your goals after graduation? Describe how completing this internship will help complement your educational and career goals.

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