2018 German Bundestag Internship Program

This Internship Program provides the opportunity for American graduates to learn first-hand about German politics by working in the office of a member of the German Parliament (Deutscher Bundestag). The program runs from March 1st to July 31st. During this time participants are enrolled as students at the Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. The application deadline is June 30, 2017. You can find more information about the program at www.bundestag.de/ips.

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Apply Now – Spring 2018 US Department of State Internships

We are now accepting applications for the U.S. Department of State Spring 2018 Student Internship Program (unpaid). Please visit http://careers.state.gov/intern/student-internships for more information about the U.S. Department of State Spring 2018 Student Internship Program (unpaid), and to start the online application process via USAJOBS. Please note that the deadline to submit completed applications is June 30, 2017. Visit USAJOBS.gov to view the announcement: U.S. Department of State Spring 2018 Student Internship Program (unpaid). We suggest that you submit your application as early as possible to insure that all documents have…

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Young Policy Leaders Fellowships, European University Institute

The European University Institute, in the context of the programme leading to a School of Transnational Governance, offers 3 to 12 months fellowships for the academic year 2017-18 to policy makers, civic leaders, civil servants, journalists or young scholars with a key interest in policy issues. Candidates have to be potential leaders in their respective fields and be involved in policy issues, notably at the level of politics, civil service, media, academia or non-governmental organisations.  The Fellowships are open to candidates from all backgrounds and of any nationality. The programme…

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Call for Applications: Fulbright Canada Youth Institute on Canada in the World

Fulbright Canada fosters mutual understanding and progress by creating opportunities that bring people from diverse backgrounds together to collaborate on challenging policy issues of our day. From September 30 to October 8, 2017, Fulbright Canada will be hosting the Youth Institute on Canada in the World, a Canada 150 initiative supported by Global Affairs Canada and the Canadian Foreign Service Institute. The Institute will bring 20 Canadian and American undergraduate students to Ottawa and Quebec City for a week of debate, discussion, policy formulation, and cultural activities. Canadian diplomats, senior…

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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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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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