A stipend program is offered to support travel costs for students completing semester-long internships. The intent of the stipend is to encourage students to take advantage of exceptional internship opportunities that might require students to incur additional transportation costs. For more information please call (978)232-2330.EligibilityStudents must apply for the stipend to receive this benefit. The stipend will only be considered for an internship that is more than 20 miles from the campus if the student is a resident student, or more than 20 miles from their residence if a commuter.Award Amount: Commuter Rail to Metro BostonAs of July 2013, students taking the commuter rail to Boston may be approved for stipends up to $475 for the semester. As an additional benefit, students should apply for the Semester T Passes offered by the Student Affairs Office. To apply for the Semester Pass, please contact the Student Affairs Office to obtain the form. Please adhere to the deadlines set by Student Affairs to receive the special rates.Award Amount: Other Transportation Costs (Driving, Parking, etc.)For all other transportation costs, stipends may be approved for up to $250 for the semester.Award Payment ScheduleA credit will be issued to the students tuition account. If the student has a credit balance, a refund check will be issued in the student.s name. If a student has an outstanding tuition balance, the credit will be applied towards the outstanding balance.Instructions: Please fill out the form below to be considered for a Semester Internship Stipend. Prior to filling this out, make sure of the following:
Please provide the address where you will be living during your internship.
If you answered Other above, please provide an explanation in the comments section at the end of the form.
If you are purchasing a commuter rail pass, please indicate cost of purchase.