Call for Applicants – CAPAL 2024 Scholarship and Internship Program

November 9, 2023

The Conference on Asian and Pacific American Leadership (CAPAL) is now accepting applications for the 2024 Public Service Internship and Scholarship Program. This paid program includes weekly leadership seminars, Community Action Projects, and individual mentorship.


CAPAL’s Public Service Internship Program places undergraduate and graduate students within the public sector in the Washington, DC area and throughout the United States. Applicants can apply for internships for Spring 2024, Summer 2024, and Fall 2024.


CAPAL’s Public Service Scholarship Program awards scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students who will be serving in unpaid, full-time public service internships in the Washington, DC area or throughout the U.S. during the summer.  Applicants can apply for scholarships for Summer 2024 only. 


Qualified applicants should have a strong academic record and a demonstrated commitment to public service, including service to the Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander (AANHPI) community. All current students and all majors are welcome to apply.


Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis with soft deadlines for each term (see below). Applicants can apply at:


Application Deadlines

Spring 2024: Friday, December 15, 2023 | 11:59 pm ET

Summer 2024: Monday, February 12, 2024 | 11:59 pm ET

Fall 2024: Friday, July 12, 2024 | 11:59 pm ET


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Published on November 9th, 2023

Last updated on November 9th, 2023