Paul B. Henry Internship Announcement

September 30, 2019

Paul B. Henry Internship Announcement

The Henry Internship places a GVSU student in the Washington, D.C. offices of one of Michigan’s U.S. Representatives or Senators during the spring/summer 2020 session.  Students may also identify a Senator or Representative with whom they would prefer to work. The Paul B. Henry Foundation pays a scholarship of $2,000 for travel and living expenses, and Henry Interns receive a tuition waiver for up to 6 credits

ELIGIBILITY:  To be eligible, students must have completed a minimum of 55 credits by the end of the Winter 2019 semester and are expected to report about their experiences to the GVSU community during the 2019/2020 academic year.


Application procedure: Please submit

  • resume
  • transcript (unofficial accepted)
  • one recommendation letter
  • essay of up to 750 words - addressing your reasons for seeking the internship, relevant experiences that prepare you for it, and how it advances your career and educational goals. 

Turn in completed applications Here:

Questions may be directed to Dr. Laura Schneider @ 

DEADLINE: Friday, November 1, 2019. 

The Paul B. Henry Foundation is named in honor of the late Paul B. Henry, who served West Michigan in the House of Representatives from 1985-1993

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