New York University’s Center on International Cooperation is pleased to offer the part-time interns program to attracted ideal candidates. The program is open to support a number of its programmatic areas during Spring and/or Summer 2021.
Interns will learn directly about CIC’s work in its key programmatic areas. The intern will gain practical experience of being part of a dynamic team, building skills in outreach, research, and writing.
Interns are encouraged to attend all of CIC’s public events and open meetings to foster their understanding of current trends in the field.
Field of Internship: Internship is available for CIC’s programmatic areas
Course Level: Internship
Internship Provider: Center on International Cooperation (CIC)
An internship can be taken in the U.S.
To be eligible, applicants must:
- The ideal candidate will have excellent writing and research skills, as well as a proven interest (through coursework, etc.) in CIC’s programmatic areas.
- The intern will ideally be a current graduate-level student.
Internship Open for International Students: No
Is this paid internship? This is a paid internship programme.
In order to contribute to their professional development, interns will engage in key program activities, including research, seminars, and publications.
Tasks may include: Background research for programmatic work, Assistance with organizing workshops, conferences, and seminars, Reporting on conferences, lectures, and other events hosted (or co-hosted) by CIC, Drafting features and other texts for CIC’s website, and Reviewing and updating the program’s web pages.
Programs seeking interns for Spring/Summer 2021:
- Prevention and Peacebuilding (interns encouraged to apply who have experience or coursework in 1-peacekeeping; or 2-innovative financing for peacebuilding)
- Congo Research Group (French-speakers with knowledge of Central Africa strongly encouraged)
- Humanitarian Crises
- Peaceful, Just and Inclusive Societies
Number of awards offered: Numbers not given
- This is a part-time internship (between 10-20 hours per week) based in our New York City office.
- Students should check with their academic institution to see if they are eligible to receive academic credit for this internship.
Notification: Not given
How to Apply:
To apply, you need to send your resume and a cover letter describing what you hope to gain from an internship with CIC, your CV and include a short writing sample (no more than 10 pages).
- Your cover letter should clearly indicate which program you would like to intern with, and your prior experience (e.g., coursework) relevant to that program.
- All materials should be submitted to [email protected]
- In the subject line, include the word “Intern” followed by the name of the program you are interested in (e.g., Intern—Congo Research Group).
Internship Application Deadline: The program will be accepting applications on a rolling basis.