John and Tatiana Moore Internship Fund

Based on a generous gift from John and Tatiana Moore, the UNC Department of Communication Studies is pleased to provide stipends of up to $2,000 to Communication Studies students who have received internships related to their course of study during the summer of 2014.  Preference will be given to sophomores and juniors who have secured internships at companies or organizations that are located in a major metropolitan area.  Recipients will also be selected according to the quality of their internship and their financial need.

To apply for the stipend, submit the following materials to Carley Niland (crniland@email.unc.edu) in Bingham 115 no later than 4 p.m Friday, March 21st, 2014.

  • A cover page that includes your name, concentration in Communication Studies, year in school, phone number, and email address
  • A description of the organization, the start and end dates for the internship, a statement regarding whether the internship is paid or unpaid, and an explanation of the internship responsibilities, not to exceed one page
  • A confirmation letter (or email message) from the internship supervisor, including phone number and email address
  • A brief budget that includes anticipated expenses and a statement of financial need

Stipends of up to $2,000 may be awarded.  The stipend may be used to defray costs for travel, housing, and other expenses during the internship period.