Hours per week
15-20 hours per week
180 North Stetson Avenue
The Chicago Council on Global Affairs is an independent, nonpartisan membership organization that provides insight – and influences the public discourse – on critical global issues. We convene leading global voices, conduct independent research, and engage the public to explore ideas that will shape our global future. The Council is committed to bringing clarity and offering solutions to 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:
- 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)
Finance and Admin. Team:
Global Food and Agriculture Team:
Office of the President:
Global Cities – Energy and Climate
WE ARE CURRENTLY ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE SPRING 2019 SEMESTER THROUGH MONDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2018.
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