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American Foreign Service Association Internships
Internship board for the American Foreign Service Association, the professional association and labor union of the United States Foreign Service. With 16,000 dues-paying members, the association represents more than 30,000 active and retired Foreign Service employees of the Department of State, Agency for International Development, Foreign Agricultural Service, Foreign Commercial Service, International Broadcasting Bureau, and the Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.
http://www.afsa.org/internships_at_afsa.aspx
American Hellenic Institute
An internship board sponsored by the Institute, which is a leading forum for addressing important issues that affect the U.S.’s relationship with Greece, Cyprus, and Southeastern Europe.
http://www.ahiworld.org/for-students/internships.html
Atlantic Council
Internship site for an organization that promotes constructive U.S. leadership and engagement in international affairs based on the central role of the Atlantic community in meeting the international challenges of the 21st century.
http://www.atlanticcouncil.org/careers/employment-internships
Booz Allen
The career center for a leading provider of consulting services to governments.
http://www.boozallen.com/
Brookings
The job and internship site for one of the leading research institutions in America.
http://www.brookings.edu/
Council for Immigration
A job board sponsored by the council, whose members are companies, universities, research institutions and organizations striving to employ the critical talent to remain competitive in the global economy and ensure compliance with relevant immigration policies.
https://www.cfgi.org/
Council of American Overseas Research Centers
A directory of links to council members, including Web site and contact information for networking, grant, internship and job search purposes. The council is a private, nonprofit federation of independent overseas research centers that promotes advanced research, particularly in the humanities and social sciences, with a focus on the conservation and recording of cultural heritage and the understanding and interpretation of modern societies.
http://caorc.org/centers/
CSIS
Internship program offered by the Center for Strategic and International Studies, a leading bi-partisan think tank.
http://csis.org
EuroBrussels
EuroBrussels was launched in 2001 as a service to help European Affairs job seekers find listings of all the actual jobs in EU Affairs, conveniently listed in one place.
http://www.eurobrussels.com
European Union
The job board of the European Union.
http://europa.eu/index_en.htm
Foreign Affairs
Job board sponsored by the Council on Foreign Relations, a highly-respected research and policy organization.
http://www.foreignaffairs.com/
Foreign Affairs Internships
A directory of links to internship programs with the U.S. government and non-governmental organizations sponsored by the American Foreign Service Association.
http://www.afsa.org/student_resources.aspx
Foreign National Opportunities at U.S. Embassies and Consulates
Career center for foreign nationals interested in employment with U.S. embassies and consulates. Foreign nationals and other locally resident citizens (including U.S. Citizens) who are legally eligible to work in that country can be considered for employment. Such employees provide continuity staff for U.S. Missions abroad and the institutional knowledge and professional contacts that are so important to the embassy. They also perform vital mission program and support functions. All agencies under Chief of Mission authority depend heavily on continuity staff, frequently delegating to them significant management roles and program functions.
http://careers.state.gov/work/foreign-service/local-employment
Foreign Service Career Mobile App
A mobile app sponsored by the U.S. Department of State that provides access to more than 500 retired FSOT questions that test your knowledge of U.S. government and culture, world history, technology, economics and many other topics. You can learn more about the opportunities and experiences of those who have chosen this career, as well as find a recruitment event, or contact a Diplomat in Residence near you.
http://careers.state.gov/doscareers
Gateway House: Indian Council on Foreign Relations
An internship and fellowship board sponsored by the Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations is a foreign policy think-tank established in 2009 to engage India’s leading corporations and individuals in debate and scholarship on India’s foreign policy and its role in global affairs. Gateway House is affiliated with the Council on Foreign Relations in the U.S.
http://www.gatewayhouse.in/about-us/participate/work-us/
Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict
A directory of links to organizations participating in the Global Partnership for the Prevention of Armed Conflict, a member-led network of civil society organizations that actively work to prevent conflict and promote peace building. The links include career site, Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.peaceportal.org/organisations
Govloop
The job board sponsored by an organization (founded by a Miami alumnus) to inspire public sector professionals to better service by acting as the knowledge network for government.
http://www.govloop.com/
Heritage Foundation
Internship and job board for the Heritage Foundation, a leading public policy research organization whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.
http://www.heritage.org/about/jobs
Heritage Foundation Job Bank
A job bank of positions on Capitol Hill and in public policy and private sector organizations sponsored by the Heritage Foundation. Registration is required to participate in the Job Bank and to receive announcements of job openings. The foundation is a leading public policy research organization whose mission is to formulate and promote conservative public policies based on the principles of free enterprise, limited government, individual freedom, traditional American values, and a strong national defense.
http://www.heritage.org/about/job-bank
Hudson Institute
Internship board sponsored by the Hudson Institute, an independent policy research organization dedicated to innovative research and analysis that promotes global security, prosperity, and freedom. The site also includes a job board.
http://www.hudson.org/about/employment
Impact Assessment Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-Impact-Assessment-jobs.html
Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
Internship program sponsored by the commission, whose mission is to promote and protect human rights in the American hemisphere on behalf of the Organization of American States.
http://www.oas.org/en/iachr/employment/internships.asp
International Association for Impact Assessment
A directory of links to organizations involved in impact assessment sponsored by the International Association for Impact Assessment, the leading global network on best practices in the use of impact assessment for informed decision making regarding policies, programs, plans and projects. The association was organized in 1980 to bring together researchers, practitioners, and users of various types of impact assessment from all parts of the world. IAIA involves people from many disciplines and professions. Members include corporate planners and managers, public interest advocates, government planners and administrators, private consultants and policy analysts, university and college teachers and their students. The links include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes.
http://www.iaia.org/affiliates.php
International Organization Careers
A job board sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Organization Affairs. The opportunities are with the UN and other international organizations.
http://iocareers.state.gov/Main/Jobs/Search
International Organization Internship Programs
A comprehensive directory of links to internship programs with the UN and other international organizations. The directory is sponsored by the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of International Organization Affairs.
http://iocareers.state.gov/Main/Content/Page/internships
International Organization-Young Professional Programs
A directory of links to young professional programs in major international organizations. Such programs serve as a pipeline for young professionals of member states to become professional employees of international organizations. Young professionals programs typically consist of two year contracts in which the respective international organizations incorporate a range of training opportunities for a career in multilateral affairs. The directory is sponsored by the U.S. State Department’s Bureau of International Organization Affairs.
http://iocareers.state.gov/Main/Content/Page/young-professionals-programs
International Relations Careers
A comprehensive career center sponsored by the Association of International Schools of Public Affairs highlighting multiple career paths in the government, non-profit/NGO and business sectors (scroll down the page to begin reviewing the career center content).
http://www.apsia.org/jobs/
International Relations Jobs
Job board sponsored by Indeed.
http://www.indeed.com/q-International-Relations-jobs.html
IREX
Job board sponsored by the International Research and Exchange Board, a non-profit organization that enables local individuals and institutions to build key elements of a vibrant society: quality education, independent media, and strong communities. To strengthen these sectors, IREX program activities also include conflict resolution, technology for development, gender, and youth. Founded in 1968, IREX has an annual portfolio of over $70 million and a staff of over 400 professionals worldwide. IREX employs field-tested methods and innovative uses of technologies to develop practical and locally-driven solutions with our partners in more than 100 countries.
https://www.irex.org/careers/
Landmine Removal and Abatement Organizations
A directory of links to organizations, many with career sites of their own, working to make the world safe from landmines, unexploded ordnance, and illicit conventional weapons. The directory is sponsored by U.S. Department of State's Office of Weapons Removal and Abatement.
http://www.state.gov/t/pm/wra/partners/c14728.htm
Miami University Department of Political Science
Internship and fellowship board sponsored by the Department of Political Science. The board can be found on the bottom of the page.
http://miamioh.edu/cas/academics/departments/political-science/
Miami University Inside Washington Program
The program offers an inside view of Washington through guest speakers, panel discussions and a 10-week internship. Students meet with Washington’s most prominent figures in media, politics and government and go behind the scenes of Washington institutions including the White House, Pentagon, Supreme Court, Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and media organizations. Students live in the heart of D.C. in apartments. They intern in their field of study to experience what a career in their major is really like. Along with classes, internships and lectures, Inside Washington also offers students a chance to see the capital of the United States and everything it has to offer - including monuments, museums and the nightlife.
http://www.units.miamioh.edu/insidewashington/
National Parliaments
A directory of links to national parliaments, most with career sites of their own, sponsored by the Inter-Parliamentary Union, which serves as the focal point for world-wide parliamentary dialogue on peace and co-operation among peoples and the firm establishment of representative democracy.
http://www.ipu.org/english/parlweb.htm
NGO Directory
A searchable global directory of links to NGOs, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations (WANGO), an organization uniting NGOs worldwide in the cause of advancing peace and global well-being.
http://www.wango.org/resources.aspx?section=ngodir
NSA
A specialized internship program for students interested in language careers with the National Security Agency.
http://www.nsa.gov
OECD
Job board sponsored by the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, a major intergovernmental organization that promotes policies to improve the economic and social well-being of people around the world.
https://oecd.taleo.net/careersection/ext/joblist.ftl?lang=en
OPAJobs.com
A leading public affairs internship and job board, with opportunities in Washington, D.C. and around the country, including opportunities on Capitol Hill, in PR, government affairs, legislation, and journalism in Congressional offices, the media, nonprofits, and corporations. NOTE: requires Miami Student ID and password for access.
http://www.OPAjobs.com
Private Security and Risk Assessment Companies
A directory of links to private security and risk assessment companies, many with career sites of their own, sponsored by the International Code of Conduct Association, a multi-stakeholder initiative between governments, private security and risk assessment companies and NGOs to establish a code of conduct based on fundamental human rights and humanitarian law principles. Participating companies agree to comply with the code, particularly when they are operating in any areas experiencing or recovering from unrest or instability, whether due to natural disasters or armed conflicts, where the rule of law has been substantially undermined, and in which the capacity of the state authority to handle the situation is diminished, limited, or non-existent.
http://goo.gl/j95bgJ
Rangel International Affairs Undergraduate Summer Program
A summer enrichment program for students sponsored by the Ralph J. Bunche International Affairs Center at Howard University.
http://www.rangelprogram.org/
U. S. Foreign Service
Career center sponsored by the U.S. Department of State.
http://careers.state.gov/work/opportunities/available-jobs
United Nations
The career site for the United Nation and affiliated organizations.
https://careers.un.org/lbw/Home.aspx
U.S. Department of State
As the lead U.S. foreign affairs agency, the U.S. Department of State maintains nearly 260 diplomatic and consular posts around the world, including embassies, consulates, and missions to international organizations. Opportunities include Foreign Service Officers, Foreign Service Specialists, Civil Service employees, internships and other student programs, Diplomats in Residence, and more.
http://www.careers.state.gov/
U.S. Department of State Virtual Internship Program
A virtual internship program sponsored by the U.S. State Department through which students perform work on projects from their dorm room, apartment, academic institution, or other location determined by the student.
http://www.state.gov/vsfs/c39937.htm
USA Jobs
The job portal for the United States government.
http://www.usajobs.gov/
World Affairs Councils
A directory of links to state and local World Affairs Councils, many with career sites of their own. The links also include Web site and contact information for networking and internship and job search purposes. The directory is sponsored by the World Affairs Councils of Americas, the largest non-profit grassroots organization in the United States dedicated to educating and engaging Americans on global issues, with nearly 100 councils across 40 states reaching more than half a million people a year.
http://worldaffairscouncils.org/2011/main/home.cfm?Database=about_us&Category=Member_Councils&Section=Main
World Resource Institute
The career site for WRI, which focuses on the intersection of the environment and socio-economic development.
http://www.wri.org/
Young Foreign Policy Professionals
A job board sponsored by the Young Professionals in Foreign Policy Association.
http://www.ypfp.org/jobs