Internships

Develop Skills for a Global Future

UNA-NCA and Global Classrooms DC offer year-round, unpaid internships to current students (undergraduates and graduates) and recent graduates. Both UNA-NCA and Global Classrooms DC Program Assistant positions are available for extension into the next possible semester.

Weekly time commitment: 20-32 hours

Application Deadline for Spring 2022: Friday, November 19  by 5 pm EST

This position is unpaid, but volunteer hours or school credit are available.

Global Classrooms DC (GCDC) is UNA-NCA’s flagship education program. GCDC aims to educate youth in the Washington DC area on the world around them through Model United Nations. Program Assistants with GCDC will gain experience working in a small, non-profit environment and exposure to a variety of different tasks, including social media promotion, research and development, and preparing conference background guides and materials related to global education and Model United Nations. This position is ideal for those interested in international relations, non-profit management, program development, and education, and will provide hands-on experience as an integral member of the team. This position also allows assistants to participate in a variety of professional development tools and seminars during their time.

The United Nations Association of the National Capital Area (UNA-NCA) is accepting Program Assistant applications for its Graduate Fellows Program (GFP) positions. The Program Assistant position is a part-time, unpaid internship opportunity available to both current students (undergraduates and graduates) and recent graduates.

The United Nations Association of the National Capital Area (UNA-NCA) is accepting Program Assistant applications for its Programs & Membership (P&M). The Program Assistant position is a part-time, unpaid internship opportunity available to both current students (undergraduates and graduates) and recent graduates.

Only open to High School Students

Duration: 2021-2022 School Year (August – May)
Application Deadline for 2021-2022 School Year: Wednesday, July 21, 2021 by 5 pm EST

This position is unpaid, volunteer hours are available upon request

Youth Interns will gain experience and develop skills necessary for working in a professional environment, refine research and writing skills, and receive exposure to a variety of communications, membership, events, development, and administrative tasks. This position is ideal for high school students who are passionate about international issues and/or education and driven, hardworking students and are looking to develop life skills outside of the classroom.

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