The Yuen Fong and Lew Oy Toy Family Internship in Chinese American Studies Summer 2018

Award: One internship stipend of $4,500

Terms: Ten week summer internship at 30 hours per week during the period of mid-June to early September. Student will be funded for a proposed internship with either of the two following sites:


  • Must be a continuing undergraduate student enrolled at UCLA for 2017-18 and 2018-19 academic years.
  • Provide evidence of academic record and interest in Chinese American history and/or experience. Students can get an unofficial (or student copy) transcript may be obtained online through MyUCLA. The unofficial transcript can be viewed on-screen or printed as a PDF. There is no charge for an unofficial transcript. Read essay guidelines below.
  • Submit a resume. If you do not have one see guidelines on application.
  • Students in any degree program can apply. Students interested in Chinese American Studies, Asian American Studies, History, Art, Museum Studies, Law are encouraged to apply.

Essay: In addition to submitting application information, please describe your background, interest, and/or experience in working with a community organization or project dedicated to Chinese Americans.

Please indicate if you are bi/multilingual in any language and/or bi/multicultural with any ethnicity/race. Essay should be no more than 500 words maximum.

Deadline to apply: February 26, 2018, Monday by 5:00 pm

Download the Internship guidelines and application: Adobe PDF Document | MS Word Document

Submit the application with your essay as a PDF document to:

UCLA Asian American Studies Center
3230 Campbell Hall
405 Hilgard Ave., Box 951546
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1546
Campus Mailcode: 154602

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