The Harvard Alumni for Black Advancement (HABA) Internship is a paid 10-week remote leadership and professional development internship program to equip students for community-oriented, equity-centric careers. HABA connects student pairs from Harvard, historically Black colleges and universities (HBCUs), and community colleges with meaningful professional experiences at impact-driven organizations. Additionally, Harvard alumni mentor interns to enhance the training experience. The internship runs from May 23, 2022 - July 29, 2022.

The Summer 2022 HABA Internship Application closes Friday, April 8, 2022 at 11:59 pm EST.


    • Harvard, HBCU, and community college students

    • Recent college graduates (Fall/Winter 2021 or Spring 2022)

    • Legally authorized to work in the U.S.

Internship Benefits

    • $3,500 Stipend

    • Bespoke training and mentorship that cultivates personal and professional development

    • Fellowship with various students, alumni, and professionals

The Process

    • March 2022: Applications Open

    • March - April 2022: Application Review

    • April 2022: Finalist Selection

    • May 2022: Intern Orientation

    • May 2022: Internship Begins