The 2009 William Donald Schaefer Summer Internship Program for
Date of Birth: ____________________________________________________
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SMCM Year/standing: Sophomore Junior
Cumulative GPA: ______________________________________________________
The following items are needed to complete an application:
A current resume;
The names of two people who would recommend you for the award. It is preferable,
but not mandatory, that they be academic references;
A current writing sample from coursework (3-5 pages);
A short essay (1000 words or less) on the following question:
"Write a memo to Governor-elect O’Malley about any problem facing young people
today. Describe the problem and how would you go about trying to find a solution?"
Interested candidates ought to submit a completed application to Dr. Dana Van Abbema
(firstname.lastname@example.org), Director of the Career Development Center by the close of
business on Wednesday, March 25, 2009. Oral interviews may be required
following application submission.
This program is made possible through the generous support of Terry Meyerhoff
Rubenstein, Henry A. Rosenberg Jr., and friends of William Donald Schaefer.