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Advertising

American Advertising Federation
Internships are key to getting a job in the advertising business. AAF can connect you to the best internships available.

American Advertising Agencies.com
A good place to start looking for ad agencies, for any major U.S. city, is this site. There is no guarantee that these places have internships but find that it's usually pretty easy to get internships in ad agencies, unless the student wants a high salary.

Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (AAAA)
AAAA Diversity Programs are intended to increase the representation of multicultural professionals in the agency business to better produce advertising that reflects the changing ethnic balance of the consumer population of the United States.

Art Industry

Kennedy Center Internships
The Kennedy Center Internship Program provides valuable on-the-job instruction for individuals considering a profession in arts management. Internships in departments throughout the Kennedy Center are full-time, and last three to four months depending on the program semester.

Center for Photography at Woodstock NY - due ASAP
A non-profit arts and educational organization founded in 1977, the Center offers internships in Photography Workshops or Arts Administration.

Walt Disney World
The WALT DISNEY WORLD College Program is a unique educational, work, and interpersonal relationship program especially designed to increase practical knowledge of the entertainment and hospitality industry. **To apply, students must attend an information session and interview at SUNY Potsdam. Interview dates are available at Career Services & Leadership Education.

Banking/Finance/Investments

Federal Reserve Bank of New York
The summer internship program is designed to provide an overview of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and to enhance critical business skills.

Corporate Summer Internships for Undergraduate Students of Color
Established in 1980, SEO's Career Program has provided motivated undergraduate of color from colleges nationwide the opportunity to explore exciting, challenging and rewarding careers in corporate America [Accounting, Asset Management, Corporate Law, Investment Banking, Management Consulting]

Wells Fargo Summer Intern Program
Wells Fargo's Summer Intern Program gets top grades from its grads. The program gives you a chance to learn about Wells Fargo and banking from the inside out.The Prudential
The Prudential Insurance Company of America is one of the largest diversified financial services institutions in the world. If you are interested in exciting employment opportunities in the financial services industry, Prudential is a great place to start.

Business

Walt Disney World                                                                                                                                        The WALT DISNEY WORLD College Program is a unique educational, work, and interpersonal relationship program especially designed to increase practical knowledge of the entertainment and hospitality industry. **To apply, students must attend an information session and interview at SUNY Potsdam. Interview dates are available at Career Services & Leadership Education.

Corporate Summer Internships for Undergraduate Students of Color - due February 1 (summer)
Established in 1980, SEO's Career Program has provided motivated undergraduates of color from colleges nationwide the opportunity to explore exciting, challenging and rewarding careers in corporate America [Accounting, Asset Management, Corporate Law, Investment Banking, Management Consulting]

Wal-Mart Internships
We currently have two types of Internships that we recruit for out of the College Relations Department. 1) Store Operations Internships and (2) Corporate Office Internships.

Aetna US Healthcare
Aetna Summer Intern positions are not just summer jobs. Our positions provide students with real business exposure, opportunities to develop contacts and experiences that will help provide direction to your professional life.

IBM
At IBM, we join with colleges and universities to provide work experience through two types of pre-professional positions: Cooperative Education and Internships. The program provides students the opportunity to apply theory learned in the classroom with practice in the workplace. (View Category Descriptions as well as Program Overview sections)

Eli Lilly and Company
Through a Lilly summer internship, you'll gain practical industry experience which genuinely represents the functions and responsibilities of affiliation with Eli Lilly and Company, one of the nation's largest pharmaceutical companies.

Environmental

Environmental Careers Organization
The Environmental Careers Organization (ECO) is a national, non-profit, educational organization. ECO's mission is to protect and enhance the environment through the development of professionals, the promotion of careers, and the inspiration of individual action.

Global Vision International
Volunteer Work, Internships and Career Opportunities with GVI in over 20 countries. Great resource for students and graduates looking for working holidays, field experience or careers overseas.

Student Conservation Association                                                                                                            The Student Conservation Association (SCA) partners with federal agencies and other public and private organizations to provide expense-paid internships. We recruit a national pool of applicants, then we help them complete his or her online application. Finally, we presecreen candidates for our partners. Generally, non-SCA staff at the site where an internship is located select specific candidates from our pool to interview. Those site supervisors make the actual selection of interns. Early review for summer positions begins in mid-February each year.

Ubiquity Environmental Internships Page
The Ubiquity Environmental Careers Page was founded in 1994 to help people who are interested in a career that is dedicated to the environment. Here you will find advice on picking an environmental career that is right for you, finding environmental jobs, applying for them, and more!

Alaska State Parks Volunteer Program
Do you enjoy helping people, sharing your skills and talents? Do you like to spend time in the outdoors? Then Alaska State Parks has a place for you! There are positions for Volunteers in Parks (VIP) statewide, from the rain forests and fjords of southeast Alaska to the salmon streams of the Kenai Penisula to the rolling hills and birch forests of the Interior.

Rainforest Action Network
RAN works to protect the Earth's rainforests and support the rights of their inhabitants through education, grassroots organizing, and non-violent direct action.

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
The Department of Environmental Conservation participates in many programs that provide college or university students an opportunity to gain on-the-job training to enhance and supplement their academic course work. Each of the Divisions and Regions within DEC determine their level of participation in internship programs. Internship positions with DEC may be paid or unpaid, with the majority being unpaid. Typically an internship is done following completion of either the sophomore or junior year of study or during a graduate program.

General Search Engines

Rising Star Internships
Search for your ideal placement in more than 120 different categories, nearly everything from Accounting to Zoology; view organizations around the world who are searching for bright, talented individuals in whom to invest their future.

Co-op/Internship Opportunities with Private Companies
This website has selected co-ops from the larger Biology & Biotechnology Co-op Opportunities on the Web website that are offered by private, for-profit companies in the Life Sciences. Often these companies offer opportunities year-round, usually pay more than most non-profit organizations and universities, and have less "restrictions" on eligibility. However, some of the positions offered by these organizations are routine in nature, although still related to life sciences.

Internship Programs.com
THE internship search engine with more than 2,500 programs and 200,000 positions to explore in the following 13 categories: Advertising/Marketing/PR Companies * Agriculture & Ecology * Architecture Firms * Arts & Humanities * Government Agencies * Health & Medicine * Internet Companies * Large Corporations * Law Firms & Organizations * News & Media * Non-Profit Organizations * Real Estate * Sports Teams & Organizations

About.com
Extensive internship search engine for opportunities in the following areas: Information Technology, Retail and Sales, Non-Profit Agencies, and Washington DC organizations. Both domestic and international placements included. (Choose "internships" from the list of NetLinks).

The Philadelphia Center
Students intern four days a week in well-supervised placements. They choose from a wide variety of opportunities in corporations, cultural institutions, law firms, ad agencies, city government, hospitals, and many other kinds of organizations. The program also offers City Seminars and Elective Courses.

Government

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
The FBI Honors Internship Program offers students an exciting insider's view to FBI operations and provides an opportunity to explore the many career opportunities within the Bureau.

Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)                                                                                                            CIA recruits students from college and university campuses across the United States. We recruit students with a wide range of degrees to include information technology, engineering, and physical sciences for internships with the Directorate of Science and Technology (DS&T). Qualified students from all schools are interviewed on campus and travel to Washington, D.C. for security and medical processing.

National Park Service Volunteer Opportunities
Last year alone, over 89,000 people gave their time and skill to assist the National Park Service (NPS) in its mission. Through group involvement, projects requiring large numbers of people, such as the maintenance of a long segment of trail or the handling of a special event, can be accomplished.

Live, Learn & Intern
A Semester in Washington, DC is a great investment in your future. Whether you are a political junkie or a curious observer, a semester in the nation's capital will be sure to challenge your perspective. Capital Semester is an intensive program that combines internships, academics and social events in one memorable semester.

Embassy and Diplomatic Scholars Internship Program
The "Embassy and Diplomatic Scholars" internship program in Washington, DC, is a unique approach to practical learning for high-achieving undergraduate and graduate students (as well as recent graduates) interested in international affairs.

US State Department
The Department manages several student employment programs for students to get experience in a foreign affairs environment through first-hand knowledge. Some of our students work in Washington, D.C., and others have the opportunity to work at an embassy overseas.

House Democratic Leadership Internship
In the Democratic Leader's office, we believe strongly in providing students and recent graduates with the opportunity to participate in the political process. An internship in Washington, D.C. can give you an inside view into the political process and its players.

US Department of Agriculture
The SIP provides an opportunity for students to work as assistants to our scientific, professional, and technical employees. These positions provide students a paid summer intern experience and knowledge about career opportunities and future employment prospects at USDA.

Internship Programs.com
THE internship search engine with more than 2,500 programs and 200,000 positions to explore in the following 13 categories: Advertising/Marketing/PR Companies * Agriculture & Ecology * Architecture Firms * Arts & Humanities * Government Agencies * Health & Medicine * Internet Companies * Large Corporations * Law Firms & Organizations * News & Media * Non-Profit Organizations * Real Estate * Sports Teams & Organizations

State of Vermont Agencies
An Internship Opportunities with the State of Vermont bulletin board has been designed for students who are interested in public service careers or work experience with public sector organizations.

New York State Department of Environmental Conservation
The three education centers operated by the Department of Environmental Conservation offer naturalist training internships to people seeking professional experience in environmental communications and education. Each intern receives training in a wide variety of education center programs, the operations and activities of a nature center, and in principles of environmental interpretation.

New York State Assembly Internship Program
The SESSION INTERNSHIP offers college students a chance to participate in state government and the legislative process through a well-structured practical learning experience.

Health/Medical Industry

NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research - due March 1 (summer)                      The SIP in BR is intended to provide students with exciting research experiences in our intramural research laboratories in Bethesda, Maryland and selected off campus locations. In this program, students work side by side with some of the leading scientists and researchers in the world.

High Technology         

Apple                                                                                                                                      Apple has a number of College Hire and Internship positions available. It's how many of us started working at Apple. If you're looking to learn, you've come to the right place.

Microsoft
Microsoft interns share the same job responsibilities as full-time employees in the product groups. Also, we don't require that you be a CS major in order to be an intern. We're more interested in individuals who have demonstrated a deep passion for technological advancement, as well as a drive to solve the issues involved in getting world-class software ready to ship.

IBM
At IBM, we join with colleges and universities to provide work experience through two types of pre-professional positions: Cooperative Education and Internships. The program provides students the opportunity to apply theory learned in the classroom with practice in the workplace. (View Category Descriptions as well as Program Overview sections)

Tech-Interns.com
You have found yourself at Tech-Interns for one reason: you have a desire and the enthusiasm to make a difference in the exciting world of engineering and science. You are ready to turn that desire into action. It’s time to put those hours of classroom and lab time to the test in a real-world professional environment. Let Tech-Interns be your guide.

Human Services

Good Works
Good Works is the largest and most authoritative national directory of social change organizations. It lists more than 1,000 career opportunities for people who want to be pioneers of a more just society.

Feminist Majority Foundation
Through the Feminist Majority and Feminist Majority Foundation internship program, students are afforded a unique opportunity to combine research and action while working at the national level for women's rights. Dozens of organizations listed.

National Assembly
The National Assembly of Health and Human Service Organizations is an association of national nonprofit health and human service organizations bound by a common concern for the effective delivery of health and human services to the American people, especially those in need. More than 2,000 internships with 500 organizations available.

International

United Nations -Due February 28th
Opportunities for humanitarian work as well as international careers.

The Carter Center - Due June 15th (Fall), October 15th (Spring), & March 1st (Summer)
The Carter Center offers unique and diverse opportunities for undergraduate juniors and seniors, recent graduates, and graduate/professional student who are interested in contemporary international and domestic issues.

International Internships (from Indiana University)
A comprehensive listing of primarily unpaid internships from the Russian and East European Institute.

The IREX Internship Program
The IREX Internship Program is designed to give students and young professionals the opportunity to develop valuable skills and firsthand experience in the field of international exchanges and training programs.

Best Bets for Internships Abroad
There are literally hundreds of opportunities for internships abroad. This page contains links to related web sites, as well as listings of some of the more well-known programs that exist.

Embassy and Diplomatic Scholars Program
Students accepted for the Embassy and Diplomatic Scholars program will participate first hand in the operations of the diplomatic and international community in Washington.

Legal Fields

Corporate Summer Internships for Undergraduate Students of Color - due February 1 (summer) Established in 1980, SEO's Career Program has provided motivated undergraduate of color from colleges nationwide the opportunity to explore exciting, challenging and rewarding careers in corporate America [Accounting, Asset Management, Corporate Law, Investment Banking, Management Consulting]

Marketing & Sales

Walt Disney World
The WALT DISNEY WORLD College Program is a unique educational, work, and interpersonal relationship program especially designed to increase practical knowledge of the entertainment and hospitality industry. **To apply, students must attend an information session and interview at SUNY Potsdam. Interview dates are available at Career Services & Leadership Education.

Eli Lilly and Company
Through a Lilly summer internship, you'll gain practical industry experience which genuinely represents the functions and responsibilities of affiliation with Eli Lilly and Company, one of the nation's largest pharmeceutical companies.

Museums

Museum of Modern Art                                                                                                                                The internship program is designed to introduce participants to specific areas of the museum profession. Depending on their placements, interns gain an understanding of different areas within the Museum and training is complemented by a lecture program.

PreserveNet
A comprehensive list of museum and archeology opportunities from Cornell University; placements are national and unpaid.

Smithsonian Institution - Apply EARLY; deadlines begin January 15
More than 40 different museums and offices to explore in all areas of interest; paid and unpaid experiences offered.

Center for Museum Studies - Apply early!
The Center for Museum Studies (CMS) is an outreach office of the Smithsonian Institution focusing on museum studies, training, information and professional service. Our mission is to advance and enrich knowledge about museum theories and practices to museum professionals, scholars and interested parties, so that museums can better serve their audiences and more effectively fulfill their mission.

Mystic Seaport Museum Internship - due March 30 (summer)
Students use Mystic Seaport as a laboratory in museum education, history interpretation, and museum practice. All elements of the museum operation, most particularly the construction of the replica schooner, AMISTAD, will serve to involve participants in the study and practice of museum methodologies.

Non-Profit Organizations

Idealist                                                                                                                                                              Action Without Borders - Idealist, the global clearinghouse of nonprofit and volunteering resources. Explore more than 14,000 organizations at once for your ideal internship.

Internships 4 You
Internships with non-profit organizations

National Organization for Women - due March 15 (summer)
Since NOW was founded in 1966, we have struggled to end the injustice and inequality women face daily. As an intern with the National NOW Action Center you will be on the front lines of the women's rights movement.

Feminist Majority Foundation
Through the Feminist Majority and Feminist Majority Foundation internship program, students are afforded a unique opportunity to combine research and action while working at the national level for women's rights. Dozens of organizations listed.

Public Relations

Public Relations Society of America (Detroit chapter) 
A chapter of the world's largest and most prestigious public relations organizations, PRSA-Detroit draws from international resources to provide a forum for the public relations professional to hone their skills. Whether you are a student or a seasoned veteran, PRSA-Detroit serves as a gateway to public relations career opportunities.

Publishing

Magazine Publishers of America
Magazine Publishers of America (MPA) is the premier association dedicated to the continued advancement of the magazine industry. The association has been actively engaged in promoting the importance and value of magazines for nearly a century. Membership includes 225 US-based publishing companies with over 1,600 titles, plus more than 75 international companies.

Mother Jones
Publishing interns take on projects in specific areas, including circulation, advertising, development, communications, and finance.

Random House
Interns are placed in one of our major divisions (Crown, Ballantine, Knopf, Random House, Children's Publishing, Trade Sales and Marketing) but to get an in-depth look at publishing, interns now rotate through different departments including Publicity, Marketing, Production, Sales, Contracts, Rights, and Editorial. It's a ten week crash course in book publishing!

Dow Jones Newspaper Fund Internships
Up to 100 summer interns will work editing stories, writing headlines and designing pages for leading American newspapers. (Choose College Programs from the menu).

Radio/TV/Video/Film

TV Jobs
An Internet based employment service dedicated to helping you find employment in the highly competitive broadcast marketplace. TVJobs provides employment information, resumes, jobs, professional development, station info and other related information.

Industrial Light and Magic (Lucas Digital Ltd) - due March 1 (summer)
The Lucas Digital Ltd. internship program is designed to expose students to various aspects of the entertainment industry. We offer a variety of positions in such areas as software & information systems, public relations, computer graphics, human resources, web/interactive, editorial, legal, sound, art, feature post production and commercials.

New England Sports Network (NESN)
NESN interns become part of a production unit which produces nearly 125 live events per year as well as two daily sports news and magazine shows.

Public Broadcasting System (PBS)
Public Broadcasting Service (PBS), a private, non-profit corporation whose members are America's public TV stations, offers opportunities for students to participate in the PBS Student Internship Program. PBS internships are available in many departments including: Accounting * Adult Learning Service * Creative Services * Human Resources * PBS Online (Web) * Ready to Learn Service. Additional placements may be available.

HBO Internships
HBO has a number of exciting internship opportunities in General Management, Finance, Legal, Sales & Marketing, Network Programming and Technology.

Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (The Emmys!) - due March 1 (summer)
The Television Academy's internships have been designed to provide qualified full-time college and university graduate and undergraduate students (and students who have recently graduated) with in-depth exposure to professional television production facilities, techniques, and practices. 27 different categories are available!

Science/Research

Summer Research in Science and Engineering
This guide contains information on summer research opportunities that are available, or have been available in the past, to undergraduate students studying: Astronomical Sciences * Biological Sciences * Chemistry * Computer Science * Earth Sciences * Engineering * Mathematical Sciences * Physical Sciences

Co-op/Internship Opportunities in Ecology, Animal & Plant Biology and Marine Science
This website has selected co-ops/internships from the larger Biology & Biotechnology Co-op Opportunities on the Webwebsite that offer experience in ecology, animal biology & behavior, plant sciences, marine biology and marine science/oceanography .

Co-op/Internship Opportunities in University-Based Research Positions
This website lists opportunities from the larger Biology & Biotechnology Co-op Opportunities on the Web offered by universities and university-based research organizations. These types of co-ops are especially useful for students who want to explore research careers and/or graduate school. The pay for most of these positions (~$2,500-$3,000 for 9-12 weeks) is usually less than that offered by private companies. However, most of these university research programs fully pay (or subsidize) room & board (usually in dormitories) and pay the full (or partial) costs of your transportation to and from the university.

Co-op/Internship Opportunities Related to Biomedical Engineering
This website has selected co-ops from the larger Biology & Biotechnology Co-op Opportunities on the Web website that has "biomedical engineering "as a descriptor or may be of particular interest to students considering a career in the field . In addition to the valuable experience and good pay that a Co-op or Internship will give you, very many of the Opportunities listed on this website also provide Travel Reimbursement, Housing and Meals. So, don't let concerns about living expenses or the location of an organization posted on this website prevent you from checking out an exciting and challenging Co-op or Internship position!! If travel support, housing and meals are provided, this information will almost always be included in the details about the Co-op or Internship that can be found by clicking on the co-op website next to the organization's name and location.

Co-op/Internship Opportunities for Pre-Medical Studies Students
This website has selected co-ops from the larger Biology & Biotechnology Co-op Opportunities on the Web website that meet any of the following criteria - 1. located in a medical or clinical setting, 2. located in a medical school or health science center, 3. has "biomedical" as a descriptor, 4. may be of particular interest to pre-med students.

Co-op/Internship Opportunities for Bioinformatics & GenomicsThis website has selected co-ops/internships from the larger Biology & Biotechnology Co-op Opportunities website that offer experience in bioinformatics, genomics, computational biology or proteonomics.

Co-op/Internship Opportunities Related to Genetic Counseling
The opportunities on this website have been selected from a much larger list of Biology & Biotechnology Co-op Opportunities that may provide experiences in genetics, human genetics, gene expression, developmental biology and clinical genetics.

Co-op/Internship Opportunities in Immunology This website has selected co-ops/internships from the larger Biology & Biotechnology Co-op Opportunities on the Web website that specifically offer experiences in Immunology or any related field (e.g., cancer, vaccines, autoimmunity, infectious diseases, etc.).

Indianapolis Zoo
The purpose of an internship is to provide college students with practical hands-on experience assisting Zoo personnel with the daily operations of a zoological park and aquarium and the intern program offers a wide variety of experiences in areas such as animal care, horticulture, botany, marketing and development, and environmental education.

NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research - due March 1 (summer)
The SIP in BR is intended to provide students with exciting research experiences in our intramural research laboratories in Bethesda, Maryland and selected off campus locations. In this program, students work side by side with some of the leading scientists and researchers in the world.

Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education
ORISE Preparing tomorrow's scientific workforce by administering research participation, fellowship, scholarship, and internship programs; dozens of different programs across the country listed.

Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute - due February 1 (summer)
A unique oceanographic research center that promotes a peer relationship between engineers and scientists. MBARI uses state-of-the-art equipment and methods to study the ocean and its environment.

New England Aquarium - due approximately February 1 (summer); due approximately November 5 (January)
The New England Aquarium focuses on raising people's awareness of the environment through exhibits, education programs, public forums, and outreach programs. Our work extends beyond Central Wharf, Boston to conservation and research projects worldwide-from helping understand environmental changes in Lake Victoria, Africa to saving the endangered Hector's dolphin in New Zealand.

Research Experience for Undergraduates Summer Programs
The National Science Foundation sponsors the Research for Undergraduates Program (REU). The REU program makes possible a number of opportunities for undergraduates to join research projects each summer. This allows students to experience first-hand how basic research is carried out, and to contribute consequentially. REU "Sites" are established in all fields of science, mathematics, and engineering. Each Site consists of a group of ten or so undergraduates, who work in the research programs of the host institution. Students are in general accepted from throughout the country. Each student is assigned to a specific research project, where he/she works closely with the faculty, post-docs, and graduate students. Students are granted stipends, and in some cases assistance with housing and travel.

The National Science Foundation
Chemistry REU Sites

U.S. Department of Energy
On a somewhat generic level all labs recruit summer interns and in theengineering and sciences. Each lab also has gained expertise in specific areas and will be able to address the special interests of individual students.

Sports & Recreation

Women's Sports Foundation -
The Women's Sports Foundation® is a national nonprofit, member-based organization dedicated to increasing opportunities for girls and women in sports and fitness through education, advocacy, recognition and grants.

United States Olympic Committee -
Accounting, Broadcasting, Computer Science, Journalism, Marketing, Sports Administration, Sport Science (Strength and Conditioning and Testing). No internships are available in legal affairs, sports medicine or sports psychology.

SeaWorld Adventure Parks  The 2003 Camp SeaWorld Internship programs, sponsored by the Education Department at SeaWorld Orlando Adventure Park is a fast-paced experiential learning opportunity which is designed for undergraduate students who have completed their sophomore year and are in good academic standing.

Students of Color

Corporate Summer Internships for Undergraduate Students of Color - due February 1 (summer)
Established in 1980, SEO's Career Program has provided motivated undergraduate of color from colleges nationwide the opportunity to explore exciting, challenging and rewarding careers in corporate America [Accounting, Asset Management, Corporate Law, Investment Banking, Management Consulting]

Co-op/Internship Opportunities for Minority and Underrepresented Students
The co-op/internship positions listed at this website specifically focus on providing opportunities for minority students and students from underrepresented groups in the sciences and medicine. If you believe that you qualify, you should definitely explore these exciting opportunities. In addition to the co-ops listed below, quite a few of the organizations that are listed in the much larger co-op/internship list, Biology and Biotechnology Co-op/Internship Opportunities on the Web, are seeking to enhance the ethnic diversity of their programs and thus strongly encourage minority students to apply. You should not hesitate to take advantage of these opportunities as well.

Multicultural Advertising Intern Program (AAAA) - due Jan 15 (summer)
AAAA Diversity Programs are intended to increase the representation of multicultural professionals in the agency business to better produce advertising that reflects the changing ethnic balance of the consumer population of the United States.

Saludos.com - Saludos Hispanos strives to be the conduit between applicants and employers share the objective of reflecting the diversity in today's population int he workplace. Excellent introductions in their Career Guide section.

Washington DC

Washington Intern Foundation- apply EARLY (summer)
The Washington Intern Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to assisting individuals locate and successfully perform internships on Capitol Hill and in the Washington, DC area.

The Washington Center for Internships and Academic Seminars
By combining experiential learning components to our academically-based structure, students have the opportunity to experience and explore various career paths while sampling the intellectual and cultural diversity of our nation's capital.

Live, Learn & Intern in Washington, DC
Opportunities for students majoring in public policy, politics, economics and international relations, for students who seek to enter the business world, or for journalism students. The program also includes seminars and an inside view to life in Washington DC and to national politics.

Embassy and Diplomatic Scholars Program
Students accepted for the Embassy and Diplomatic Scholars program will participate first hand in the operations of the diplomatic and international community in Washington.

Women Students

Feminist Majority Foundation
Through the Feminist Majority and Feminist Majority Foundation internship program, students are afforded a unique opportunity to combine research and action while working at the national level for women's rights. Dozens of organizations listed.

National Organizaion for Women
Since NOW was founded in 1966, we have struggled to end the injustice and inequality women face daily. As an intern with the National NOW Action Center you will be on the front lines of the women's rights movement.

Women's Studies Database - The University of Maryland women's studies database, begun in September 1992, serves those people interested in the women's studies profession and in general women's issues.

Writing/Journalism

Journalism Job Bank
J-Jobs is a service to the journalism community provided by the University of California at Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism. The job openings listed here are sent to the school by employers or are gleaned from posting to Internet discussion lists and newsgroups.

JournalismJobs.com  JournalismJobs.com is the largest and most-visited resource for journalism jobs, and receives between 2.5 to 3 million page views a month

Volunteer

Intern Exchange There’s no better way to sort it out than by doing a summer Internship, where you’ll work side by side with professionals in an area that interests you -- from Archaeology to Strategic Studies. You might be assigned to a prominent British barrister, a leading publisher or a high-profile stockbroker. You could do medical research or assist a classroom teacher of special needs children.