How to Apply to Cal-in-Sacramento


The 2024 Cal-in-Sacramento application is due by Sunday, October 8 at 11:59pm. The application includes:

  • Brief questionnaire
  • Three ideas for your summer internship
  • Research topic proposal
  • Two essay questions (250 words each)
  • Resume
  • Unofficial transcript(s) from all higher education institutions
  • Optional: Supplemental application for one of four Cal-in-Sacramento Research Fellowships

Resume tips and sample resumes can be found on the Cal Career Center website

Selection Process

Selected applicants will be invited to participate in a virtual interview (October 30 – November 2, 2023). Decisions will be released on Thursday, November 9, 2023. Applicants who are offered a place in the program must accept or decline by Sunday, November 26, 2023 at 11:59pm. Waitlisted students will be notified as spots become available.