For more than 25 years, the Carter Center Educational Programs has provided more than 2,600 interns and graduate assistants with a rewarding complement to classroom experience. Carter Center interns and graduate assistants come from around the world and make vital contributions to the Center’s work. In turn, the Center provides a substantive learning experience that serves as a basis for the students to explore their career options and attain professional skills. The goal of Educational Programs is to develop an informed and skilled work force committed to advancing peace and health worldwide.
Internships are available through a number of programs and offices within three broad areas of The Carter Center:
The Carter Center’s peace programs strengthen freedom, democracy, and access to information in nations worldwide, securing for people the political and civil rights that are the foundation of just and peaceful societies. Learn more >
The Carter Center’s health programs fill vacuums in global health, helping to prevent needless suffering and build hope for millions of the world’s poorest people. Learn more >
An essential element of the Carter Center’s work is the operational area, which acts as a partner with the staff in the peace and health programs. Learn more >