Live, Learn & Intern
Summer Institutes 2008
October 31, 2007
Co-sponsors of Live, Learn & Intern summer
The Fund for American Studies (TFAS)
Location: US capital - Washington DC
Institute dates: June 7 – August 2, 2008
Other ventures by TFAS
Hong Kong (Asia Institute for Political Economy, HKU)
Prague, The Czech Republic (2 programs)
Athens & Chania, Greece (2 programs)
8-week program combining courses for credits, an internship,
exclusive briefings and housing in on-campus apartments.
Studying 2 courses of totally 6 credits offered by Georgetown
Guaranteed professional internship placement of
approximately 30 hours a week; internship matches based on
students’ interests, abilities and career goals.
Exclusive briefings at White House, State Department and
Capitol Hill, etc.
Guest lecture series/service activities.
Networking opportunities and professional development
activities such as Career Day and leadership seminars.
Interaction with 350 student leaders from around the world.
Planned social events.
4 unique institutes to choose:
Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative Political and
Economic Systems (ICPES)
Institute on Political Journalism (IPJ)
Institute on Business and Government Affairs (IBGA)
Institute on Philanthropy and Voluntary Service (IPVS)
Engalitcheff Institute on Comparative
Political and Economic Systems (ICPES)
Allow students to experience the exciting fields of politics,
public policy and international affairs
Students can choose between 2 tracks:
Georgetown University courses:
Comparative economics systems
The transformation of American politics or U.S. foreign policy
Internship placements with federal agencies, international
policy groups, think tanks, political organizations or embassies
Guest lecture series featuring prominent economists and
foreign policy experts