Was doing summer internship in prestigious institutes easy or tough , (that means getting selected for summer internship.) ? I want to apply for it for 2008. By that time i will be doing my MPH at UAB. Is it easy to get selected for summer internship while doing MPH ?or is it easy to get it while we are prospective student? or our selection does not depend on both of theses Situation? can you please tell me what are the pre-requesits for getting into summer internship in prestigious institutes?