The Lynk Universal Application Funding (UAF)

MHC provides funding of $3,000 for domestic internships and $3,600 for international internships to every eligible* student who has secured a qualified summer internship or research position and completed all components of the Lynk UAF application by the deadline.

Qualify

Apply

Begin your Lynk UAF application in the Applications section of the Self Service area on my.mtholyoke.edu in the fall. (Lynk UAF opens after the LEAP Symposium each year)
Watch the online orientation videos (also available in the application) for a detailed overview of the process.
Complete Step 1 (orientation, advising and resume) by 5pm on the third Friday of February (02/17/2017)
Complete Step 2 (report your secured, qualified internship & complete online training) by 5pm on the last day of spring semester finals (05/08/2017)

Reflect

Lynk UAF recipients are required to:

  1. complete the Summer Internship Reflection Form in the Self Service area on my.mtholyoke.edu,
  2. participate in a sustained reflection such as COLL 211, a departmental capstone course, or an Independent Study, and
  3. complete a presentation on your experience at the LEAP SymposiumSenior Symposium, or other approved event.

Questions?

Frequently Asked Questions | Email lynkuaf@mtholyoke.edu

*Sophomores and juniors in good academic standing are eligible to apply. Students may receive funding once in their 4 years at MHC.
**Low paid: REDUCED award equal to the standard award minus all employer wages and/or stipends.