The Center seeks highly motivated undergraduate and graduate students as well as recent graduates, in the following areas for full-and occasionally part-time paid internships: Media, Federal Legislation, Health Policy, Housing Policy, Food Assistance, National Budget and Tax Policy, Outreach Campaigns, State Fiscal Project and Welfare Reform and Income Support Division

 

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Organization: Center on Budget and Policy Priorities is a nonpartisan research and policy institute. They pursue federal and state policies designed both to reduce poverty and inequality and to restore fiscal responsibility in equitable and effective ways. They apply our deep expertise in budget and tax issues and in programs and policies that help low-income people, in order to help inform debates and achieve better policy outcomes.

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities applies extensive understanding of budgets, taxes, low-income programs, and social insurance programs – along with analytic skills and the keen strategic sense for which we are known – to inform and shape debates, influence outcomes, and achieve concrete results.

 

Duty station: Washington, DC

 

Deadline: For summer internships, February 1

For fall internships, priority given to applications received by June 1

For spring internships, priority given to applications received by October 1

 

Timeframe: 10-12 weeks

 

Description: The positions are designed to reflect an intern's interests in conjunction with the Center's needs and the legislative climate. Applicants should have research, fact-gathering, writing, analytic, and computer skills and a willingness to do administrative as well as substantive tasks.

Internships are available for the fall, spring, and summer semesters. However, not all positions are available every semester. The typical length of an internship is one semester (approximately 10-12 weeks). Individuals interested in a second internship may qualify upon a review of Center needs at the end of the first internship.

 

Requirements:   At a minimum, applicants must be undergraduate students. Intern duties and requirements may vary depending on the Center's needs and the abilities and interests of each intern.

 

Wage: Doctoral students may receive between $14.50 - $17.50, depending on progress towards completion of degree requirements, relevant coursework and research

-Students with a Master’s or Law degree receive $15.50 per hour

-Graduate students receive $14.50 per hour

-Students with a Bachelor's degree receive $13.50 per hour

-Undergraduate students receive $12.50 per hour

 

Application process: To apply for an internship, please complete online application form. Applications are only accepted through this form.  Please do not mail or email application materials.

The Center on Budget and Policy Priorities is an equal opportunity employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.

 

Additional info: Only candidates who will be interviewed will be contacted. If you have read all information on the website about the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities’ Internships and still have an inquiry about the application process, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

 

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Requirements described for each type of internship offered

Internship application form

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United Natons Information Center is looking for an intern for its headquarter in Washington D.C.

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Organization: Established in 1946, the UN Information Center is responsible for US/UN issues and serves as a liaison to Congress, the US government and foundations in Washington as well as to the media, academic institutions and public across the United States. The Center includes a small reference library that houses official UN documents as well as other materials published by the United Nations. The office also supports high-level visitors from headquarters and field offices around the world. UNIC’s internship program presents an enormous opportunity for college students and post-graduates seeking a challenging work experience in international relations.

 

Duty station: Washington

 

Deadline: Summer Semester – March 19

Fall Semester – July 16

Spring Semester – October 31

 

Description: UNIC - United Nations Information Center - interns have a broad range of responsibilities that include everything from representing the office at Washington events to fielding public inquiries. As part of the program, interns attend Capitol Hill hearings and NGO/think tank briefings on a variety of international subjects and report back to the office and UN headquarters on what was said. UNIC works with each intern to enable him/her to attend meetings on topics of particular interest. Another facet of the internship program involves monitoring international and regional news and keeping UNIC abreast of important UN-related developments. In addition to these primary responsibilities, interns are responsible for assisting with UN events, outreach and public inquiries. They are also given the opportunity to assist with visits of UN officials and conduct research for UN staff and projects. Likewise, interns are expected to assist with some administrative duties and contribute to the day-to-day functioning of the office.

 

Requirements: Intern selection is highly competitive.Preference will be given to students in their senior year of college or graduate school, with major area of study in international relations, political science, communications or related field. Students should demonstrate excellent language, research and writing skills. Past experience in a professional office environment is an asset. Knowledge of Microsoft office is required. Preference is given to students who can work full-time with a minimum of 3 days per week required.

Strong candidates will have demonstrated knowledge of the United Nations system, the U.S. Government, Washington think tanks and media. They will also have previous international experience and strong interest in the UN and its focus areas. He/She will have a professional demeanor and the ability to work in busy office with changing priorities and minimal supervision.

 

Wage: not specified

 

Application process: Please send a cover letter with start/end date and hours per week available, a résumé, three reference letters (letters under separate cover are preferred) and a writing sample to the address below. The writing sample should be 2-4 pages and demonstrate an ability to put complex ideas into clear concise language.

E-mail application to: internship@unic(dot)org. Please put “UNIC Internship” in the subject line.

or mail to:

Intern Coordinator

United Nations Information Center

1775 K Street, N.W., Suite 500

Washington, DC 20006

 

Useful links:

UNICWASH

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Are you interested in conflict issues, peace building, security, and human rights? Apply now for an internship at Fund for Peace a US non governmental organization

 

Organization: The Fund for Peace is an independent, nonpartisan, non-profit organization that works around the Globe in order to prevent violent conflict and to offer a wide range of initiatives focused on the central objective of promoting sustainable security through research, training and education, engagement of civil society, building bridges across diverse sectors, and developing innovative technologies and tools for policy makers. The mission is to create practical tools and approaches for conflict mitigation and to highlight the ability of a state to solve its own problems peacefully without an external military or administrative presence

 

Duty Station: Washington, D.C.

 

Open to/Destinatari: Current graduate or undergraduate student (or a recent graduate) seeking experience in the NGO sector and with all the qualifications

 

Timeframe: At least 3 months. According to organizations needs, it could be possible to extend internship period

 

Deadline: Fund for Peace offers internships in its Washington, D.C. headquarters every semester

 

Job description:  Interns are given great responsibility to manage their own projects and conduct their own research, they offer significant responsibility and are provided with practical experience in the international relations field with excellent work experience and exposure to international and NGO communities.Intern responsibilities can include:

- conflict analysis

- researching and writing articles and reports

- assisting with editing and proofreading

- monitoring and updating essential country-specific data

- providing support to The Fund for Peace’s public events

- attending conferences and roundtables on behalf of The Fund for Peace

 

Qualifications:

- experience with or understanding of the Fund for Peace’s programmatic areas

- excellent written and oral communication skills

- solid organizational abilities

- individual initiative and flexibility

- strong research and computer skills

- a great sense of humor

 

Wage/fees: It depends on your work hours:

- Part-time - $125 per month

- Full-time - $250 per month

 

Application process: Apply for the Internship online here. Before applying, please ensure that you have read the guidelines here. The Fund for Peace staff  is avaible to assist candidates during the Visa process 

 

Useful links:

About The Fund for Peace

Internship call

 

Contact information/ Contatti: Contact FFP on Facebook

1101 14th Street NW | Suite 1020 | Washington, D.C. 20005 | +1 202 223 7940

 

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The National Democratic Institute provides young leaders with an opportunity to better understand how the Institute’s programs are designed, implemented, and evaluated. Find out more and apply!

 

Organization: NDI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working to support and strengthen democratic institutions worldwide through citizen participation, openness and accountability in government

 

Duty Station: Washington D. C.

 

Open to: Undergraduate and graduate students

 

Timeframe: 3-6 months

 

Deadline: Specific for each position or not specified

 

Job description:

The National Democratic Institute offers paid internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students — as well as young professionals — from diverse backgrounds who want to learn about international development focused on democracy and governance.

Interns at work:

- gain substantive professional experience and critical skills for work in the non-profit sector

- attend a three-day hands-on workshop focused on writing, social media, and administrative skills, as well as guidance for post-internship job searches and a technology science fair

- access free in-house training programs — for both job-related and lifelong skills to enhance career opportunities

- receive personal and professional development opportunities including meeting with NDI senior leadership and building future career networks

- attend workshops, lectures, and other in-house events including frequent brown bag lunches with NDI speakers and associated institutions working all over the world

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Qualifications:

- fluency in oral and written English; additional language skills strongly desirable, particularly Arabic, Russian, Spanish or French

- knowledge and interest in NDI fields of work

- flexibility and good organization skills (team-oriented and multi-tasking)  

See the specific requirements for each opening

 

Wage/fees:  Most of the internships are usually paid (amount not specified)

 

Application process: Log in or register to fill in the application form. A resume and a cover letter are required

 

Useful links:

Internships page

NDI website  

 

Contact information:

Use this form if you want to reach NDI


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The World Bank provides graduate students with practical experience in global development. Find out more about it and apply for an internship!

 

Organization: The World Bank has set two ambitious goals: to push extreme poverty to no more 3 percent by 2030, and to promote “shared prosperity” and greater equity in the developing world, promoting income growth of the bottom 40 percent of the population in each country. While poverty has declined rapidly over the past three decades, humanity continues to face urgent and complex challenges. At the same time, rising inequality and social exclusion seems to accompany rising prosperity in many countries. Under these circumstances, the World Bank's overarching mission of a world free of poverty is as relevant today as it has ever been

 

Duty Station: Washington D.C. (some positions are offered in country offices)

 

Open to: Graduate students

 

Timeframe: Two seasons: Summer Internship (June–September) and Winter Internship (December–March). Duration of minimum four weeks  

 

Deadline: Applications are accepted during the following periods each year: December 1-January 31 for the Summer Internship; October 1–31 for the Winter Internship  

 

Job description:

The World Bank Group Internship offers highly motivated and successful individuals an opportunity to improve their skills while working in a diverse environment. Interns generally find the experience to be rewarding and interesting. Generally, successful candidates have completed their first year of graduate studies or are already into their PhD programs. This internship typically seeks candidates in the following fields: economics, finance, human development (public health, education, nutrition, population), social science (anthropology, sociology), agriculture, environment, private sector development, as well as other related fields

 

Qualifications:

- Possess an undergraduate degree and be already enrolled in a full-time graduate study program (pursuing a Master's degree or PhD)

- Fluency in English is required; the knowledge of languages such as French, Spanish, Russian, Arabic, Portuguese, and Chinese are advantageous

- Prior relevant work experience and computing skills is a asset

 

Wage/fees: Hourly salary to all interns. Where applicable, the World Bank provides an allowance towards travel expenses. Interns are responsible for their own living accommodations

 

Application process:

All applications must be submitted online as soon as the application period is open. Applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered. You will be asked to register for an account and provide an email address. You must complete your application in a single session and will be able to submit it only if you have uploaded all the required documents and answered all the questions.

You must attach the following documents (mandatory) before submitting: Curriculum Vitae (CV), Statement of Interest and Proof of Enrollment in a graduate degree.

Once you submit your application, you will not be able to make any further changes/updates

 

Useful links:

Internship

FAQ

World Bank website

 

Contact information:

Click here

 

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