Chicago Council on Global Affairs Fall 2018 Internship


Academic Credits

Yes

Published:

05/11/2018

Application Deadline

06/09/2018

Address

180 North Stetson Avenue
Chicago
Illinois
60601
United States

Description

The Chicago Council on Global Affairs is an independent, nonpartisan organization that provides insight – and influences the public discourse – on critical global issues. We convene leading global voices and conduct independent research to bring clarity and offer solutions to challenges and opportunities across the globe. Founded in 1922 and located in the global city of Chicago, the Council on Global Affairs is committed to engaging the public and raising global awareness of issues that transcend borders and transform how people, business, and governments engage the world. Learn more at thechicagocouncil.org and follow @ChicagoCouncil.


The Council offers undergraduate juniors and seniors, and graduate students the opportunity to learn about our organization and participate in a variety of duties associated with ongoing projects through its internship program. While internship responsibilities vary by team, tasks may include:


·        Research

·        Assisting at Council events

·        Writing communications

·        Assisting in the development of promotional materials

·        Audience and outreach development

·        Administrative duties


Internship Opportunities    (Please click on the hyperlinked opportunities to learn more about the specific qualifications)



Communications Team:

General

Video/Audio Production


Development Team:

Corporate Relations

Major Gifts


Finance and Admin. Team:

Database Services


Global Food and Agriculture Team:

Research

Government Relations (DC)

Office of the President:

Event Logistics

General

Next Generation

Programs Team:

General

Chicago Forum on Global Cities


Studies Team:

Foundation Relations

Global Cities – Energy and Climate

Global Economy and Global Cities

Global Water

Public Opinion

Visiting Fellowships


CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE FALL 2018 SEMESTER THROUGH JUNE 1, 2018.


 

Intern Qualifications

Students must be currently enrolled undergraduate juniors, seniors, or graduate students, have an academic major or demonstrated interest in international affairs, possess excellent research, writing, interpersonal, and verbal communications skills, and possess working knowledge of Microsoft Office. International students are welcome to apply, however, all selected international applicants will need to obtain valid work authorization on his/her own behalf.


Interns are asked to commit to a minimum of 15 hours per week plus support at least three programs per month which may include activities outside of regular business activities. While internships are unpaid, the Council does offer limited local public travel reimbursement to and from the office. Interns also receive a complimentary, one-year membership with the Council.


To apply, please visit https://www.thechicagocouncil.org/about/internships


How To Apply

hr@thechicagocouncil.org

https://www.thechicagocouncil.org


To apply, please visit https://www.thechicagocouncil.org/about/internships and complete the online application form.


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