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We are here to help you plan for an enriching summer experience. To get started thinking about your summer plans, come to a drop-in (M-F, 1-4pm ET) or sign up for an appointment with an advisor. You can access virtual drop-ins and the appointment calendar using Crimson Careers. In addition to speaking to an MCS advisor, check out the Harvard College Summer Opportunities Guide to learn more about summer options.

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Harvard-Funded Summer Experiences

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Mignone Center for Career Success-Funded Independent Internships Outside the U.S.

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Mignone Center for Career Success-Funded Third-Party Internship Programs Outside the U.S.

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Coach for College (for Varsity Athletes)

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Harvard Summer Study Abroad Programs

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OIE-Approved Summer Study Abroad Programs

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Student Reflection: My summer research assistantship at an archaeological dig in Ireland

Kade McGovern is a junior in Cabot House on an honors track studying social anthropology and archaeology. During summer 2023, Kade participated in a research assistantship, joining the “Castles in Communities” Archaeological Program and the dissertation research of Harvard Ph.D. …

By Kristen Li
Kristen Li Summer Opportunities Funding Coordinator
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Beyond Big Tech: Where Can I Find Summer Opportunities in Tech? (2024 Edition)

Interested in working in the tech industry, but worried about the layoffs in the news? While the tech economy appears to be in a state of flux, there are still many organizations who are eager to hire Harvard talent! It …

By Meaghan Shea
Meaghan Shea Assistant Director, Technology, Data Analytics, Life & Physical Sciences & Entrepreneurship
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How to Find a Summer Internship

During the Summer Opportunities and Funding Fair on December 7, several MCS advisors were asked, “how do I find an independent internship?” Securing your own internship requires a considerable amount of prep and planning beforehand, but the result is often …

By Kristen Li
Kristen Li Summer Opportunities Funding Coordinator
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