MBA/MA Internships with Mercy Corps & Lynk

Mercy Corps sees complex global challenges as an invitation: to pioneer paths out of poverty, to forge new partnerships, to create solutions that break through entrenched challenges. Mercy Corps’ Social Venture Fund provides early-stage financing and post-investment support to create and grow scalable, self-sustaining businesses that improve people’s lives in an enduring way. Mercy Corps has been operating in Kenya since 2008 and are presently implementing development programs across the Central, Rift Valley, North Western and Northern Eastern regions of Kenya. Their Social Ventures team recently invested in Lynk, a social enterprise technology…

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International Parliamentary Scholarship of the German Parliament

The German Bundestag collaborates with the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Freie Universität Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin to run its International Parliamentary Scholarships (IPS) scheme.  This gives well qualified young people with a strong interest in politics from the USA, France, Israel and Central, Eastern and South Eastern Europe and Arab region the opportunity to gain first-hand experience of Germany’s system of parliamentary government. The scheme involves fifteen-week placements with Members of the German Bundestag. The participants are introduced to the wide variety of tasks carried out in a Member’s office. For example,…

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United Nations University 2017 Junior Fellows Internship Programme, Tokyo

The United Nations University Office of the Rector recruits highly qualified applicants to work as Junior Fellows at the UNU headquarters in Tokyo, Japan.  Junior Fellows are recruited through a competitive application process twice per year. Graduate students interested in the work of the United Nations — and in particular, UNU — are encouraged to apply.  Applications are now being accepted for the fall 2017 term of the Junior Fellows Internship Programme. The fall 2017 term commences on 21 August and lasts until 22 December 2017. The deadline for applications is 30…

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Summer 2017 New Zealand Labour Party Campaign Fellowship

The Labour Party Campaign Fellowship is a unique opportunity to witness how democracy functions firsthand. The fellowship is based in Auckland, which is New Zealand’s largest and most diverse city. All fellows will report to the organising staff. Daily tasks include: leading phonebanks, coordinating volunteer schedules, leading trainings, organising doorknocking groups, attending local Auckland political events, and assisting the organisers with daily office functions. This is a great opportunity to assist the organisers in leading a team of local activists and to learn about the on-the-ground political climate in New…

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MORE IAC COURSES AT GTL!

Georgia Tech-Lorraine, Georgia Tech’s campus in Metz, France, now offers an expanded curriculum of IAC courses! Visit the European Parliament in Strasbourg. Tour BMW and Airbus headquarters. Visit WWI and WWII historical sites. Explore Europe independently on 3-day weekends. Immerse yourself in French language and culture. Develop the cultural sensitivity skills and global competencies necessary to succeed in the global marketplace. Become a global citizen! GTL now offers the following Ivan Allen College courses: INTA 2221: Politics in the European Union INTA 2220: Government and Politics in Western Europe INTA…

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NATO Internship Programme 2018

“Do you study Political Science, International Relations, Defence studies or Security studies? Are you an interdisciplinary candidate with qualifications in Economics, Finance, or Human Resources? Have you studied Information Technology, Web or Graphic design, Library Sciences or Translation? Do you study Aeronautics or Engineering? Do you have a background in Media or Journalism? Do you speak Russian, Ukrainian or Arabic? Are you able to conduct independent research and analysis? NATO needs your skills! NATO Headquarters (HQ) introduced its Internship Programme in 2004. The aim of the programme is to provide…

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International Internship Program in Global Development

“Are you looking for an internship this summer or fall?   Let GESI help! We place students in international internships with community-based organizations in Africa, Latin America and India. You’ll be working on issues you care about alongside local people – we have placements available in areas such as global health, social enterprise, education, environmental sustainability, income generation, sustainable technology, and more!   Here are the GESI basics- What: The Global Engagement Studies Institute (GESI), offered by Northwestern University Who: Any undergraduate or recent graduate seeking hands-on field experience with…

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European Parliament Offers Fellowship Training Programme to Human Rights Defenders from Non-EU Countries

“The European Parliament has launched a call for application to its Sakharov Fellowship training programme, offering up to 14 human rights defenders selected from non-EU countries the opportunity to follow a two week intensive training in Brussels and the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) in Venice.  It has been organised annually since 2016 to further an initiative taken by the Sakharov Prize Network at the 25th Anniversary Conference of the Sakharov Prize. Under the Sakharov Fellowship training programme, to run on  5-17 June 2017, human rights defenders will: enhance their…

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AIESEC Volunteer and Internship Opportunities

AIESEC Global Talent & Global Volunteer Programs Go abroad this summer to countries such as China and Argentina to intern for companies and volunteer in challenging new environments! Apply today at aiesecus.org/apply. Learn more about global internship opportunities athttp://aiesec.org/students/intern-abroad/! Learn more about volunteer opportunities athttp://aiesec.org/students/volunteer-abroad/!

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Netherlands Study Abroad Opportunity

“Do you want to learn about how culture impacts transportation policy and vice versa? Do you want to meet with the Dutch experts in design of transportation systems? Do you want to travel by bike and train with professionals from around the south who can talk to you about career advice? We still have slots available in the Netherlands study abroad course! We didn’t get enough engineering undergrads to fill the course, so we are opening it up to grad students and other departments. The travel fee is $3500 (covers…

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