Intern, Intelligence and National Security Alliance (Remote)

The Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) is hiring paid virtual interns from around the country to support events and member-driven working groups that address a wide range of issues related to the US Intelligence Community, the Department of Defense, and the private contractors that support them.  INSA is a non-profit association that promotes public-private collaboration on intelligence and national security challenges.  INSA interns have gone on to positions in U.S. intelligence agencies, government contractors, think tanks, and other organizations working on national security and intelligence issues. INSA interns work…

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CBRNE Intern, CRDF Global (Remote; Arlington, VA)

ABOUT THE POSITION CRDF Global is an independent nonprofit organization founded in 1995 in response to the collapse of the Soviet Union and the threat of large-scale proliferation of weapons technology from the region. In the past 25 years, our work has expanded to address ever-changing global concerns, but our commitment to ensuring the success of our partners remains the same. We are a leading provider of flexible logistical support, program design and management, and strategic capacity building programs in the areas of higher education; chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and…

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Public Information and Communication Intern, UN Department of Safety and Security (Remote; New York, NY)

ABOUT THE POSITION The United Nations Department of Safety and Security (UNDSS) is responsible for providing leadership, operational support and oversight of the security management system to enable the safest and most efficient conduct of the security programmes and activities of the United Nations System. This internship opportunity is located in the Strategic Planning and Policy Service (SPPS) within UNDSS. The intern would be working with a small communications team within SPPS. The team works on diverse communications initiatives to promote the activities of UNDSS and the work of security…

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International Organizations Research Intern, Foundation for Defense of Democracies (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION The International Organization Program (IOP) is seeking a part-time intern (around 20 hours/per week) to work virtually. The intern will work closely with FDD experts to conduct research for FDD’s International Organizations Program, including research into how U.S. adversaries co-opt specific international institutions, arms control and general lawfare. The intern will hone their research skills by diving into developments, funding, management and operations of specific IOs such as the IAEA, WHO and the ICC. Those with an interest in foreign policy, the UN and international law are…

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Peace, Justice, and Security Intern, The Pan American Development Foundation (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION PADF is looking for an energetic and committed individual to join its headquarters team, working closely with the Peace, Justice and Security team to assist with research tasks, writing assignments and program implementation support for a variety of topics including but not limited to: crime and violence prevention, gender-based violence, rural security, post-conflict, police reform, strategies to support at-risk youth. PADF is a vibrant organization that allows interns a hands-on experience. We are committed to fostering a dynamic learning and professional development atmosphere and will offer mentoring…

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Research Internship, Pacific Forum (Remote)

ABOUT THE POSITION Pacific Forum offers full- and part-time non-paid internships for students and recent graduates who are interested in gaining practical experience at an international think tank. Pacific Forum is accepting applications for a full-time or part-time research intern who will conduct research on political, security, and strategic developments in the Indo-Pacific region under the direction of our senior staff. The Pacific Forum research intern will gain practical, industry-related experience by: Gathering and analyzing information from a variety of sources including news and media outlets, policy documents, and academic…

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Project Intern, Nuclear Information Project, Federation of American Scientists (Remote)

ABOUT THE POSITION The Nuclear Information Project at the Federation of American Scientists (FAS) is seeking a part-time Project Intern for a six-month period, beginning immediately. We are looking for someone to support our ongoing research into US nuclear weapons policy. The focus of this particular project is the United States’ plans to replace its current fleet of nuclear-armed intercontinental ballistic missiles with a new generation of missiles, officially known as the Ground-Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD). Don’t worry, you don’t have to be an expert on missiles––or even have heard…

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Gender and Global Security Program Assistant, Women in International Security (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION Women In International Security (WIIS) Gender and Global Security Program Assistants work part-time (20 hours per week). Strong candidates should have, or are currently completing, an M.A. or B.A. in Women’s/Gender Studies, Conflict and Resolution, Security Studies, International Relations, International Law, Political Science, or a related field. Fall Internships typically begin in the month of September, and last until mid-December. As the situation COVID-19 develops, we have determined that our office will be functioning remotely for the rest of 2020 and into 2021. Duties/Responsibilities: Conduct research & produce…

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DOLFIN Strategic Outreach Intern, K2 Intelligence (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION K2-FIN is currently seeking an intern to assist in strategic outreach initiatives.  The intern will focus on advancing strategic partnerships, including through the development and execution of policy-focused engagement events (e.g. policy discussion roundtables) on a wide array of AML/CFT-related topics and issues.  The internship will be 100% virtual with an expected start date in September 2020. As a rapidly growing firm, K2-FIN is looking for an individual with a wide variety of skill-sets who is ready to take on a new challenge each day.  K2-FIN’s interns…

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Public Policy Intern, Rails to Trails Conservancy (Remote; Washington, DC)

ABOUT THE POSITION Rails-to-Trails Conservancy is a significant player in influencing federal and state transportation policies to support development of trail and active transportation networks that promote mobility, health, economic vitality, livable communities and environmental justice. Our strategy is to focus on making system-wide improvements to provide safe, convenient connectivity to routine destinations so that people of all ages and abilities, regardless of their zip code, can get around on foot or by bike or wheelchair. Interns working with the RTC Policy team will have the opportunity to learn from…

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