Washington DC Internship Housing and Scholarships

  • The Hinckley Institute provides free housing to unpaid interns as well as a scholarship stipend of $400 per month for the duration of the semester.

  • For paid interns, the Hinckley Institute provides pro-rated rent of $450 per month for the duration of the semester.

  • Rent includes all utilities and internet charges.

  • Scholarship stipends are administered through the University of Utah Financial Aid & Scholarship Office and go towards tuition.

  • Students are also eligible to apply for the Bill Rishel Loan which offers up to $2,500 a year to undergraduate students. The Bill Rishel Loan is low interest and students do not begin paying back the loan until after graduation.

  • To help students budget for their DC internship, a spreadsheet calculator is available. Click to download.

  • Visit the Resources Page for more on travel costs, metro cards, and insurance.


Pay Rent

Hinckley interns living in Washington, D.C. can now pay their rent online. Click on the buttons below to access the payment portal.


Cleaning Deposit

Students can pay cleaning deposits online. Click the button below to access the payment portal.