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Peace Corps Internship

  • The Peace Corps is an independent U.S. Government agency, founded by President
    John F. Kennedy in 1961. The Peace Corps Mission is to promote world peace and
    friendship by fulfilling three goals: To help the people of interested countries in meeting their need for trained men and women. To help promote a better understanding of Americans on the part of the peoples served. The Peace Corps is offering internships in their departments of External Affairs. Interns will support our office across a range of activities and projects that promote and
    maintain Peace Corps’ strategic partnerships, both within the agency and externally.
    Applicants must be available for a minimum of 30/hours per week and demonstrate
    strong attention to detail and the ability to manage multiple tasks and work independently in a fast-paced environment. The interns must be able to write draft emails, announcements, and promotional materials. Under supervision, draft, edit, review, and proofread a variety of informational and programmatic materials. Generate responses to preliminary partnership inquiries. Provide administrative support, maintain program files, and etc. The qualifications of an intern are results-driven, detail-oriented, experienced with MS Office products, multitask, work independently, strong organizational skills and an experienced worker. To apply, submit a resume, cover letter and 2 references to partnerships@peacecorps.gov using the subject line ‘Application to SPIGA Internship’. Please indicate your proposed start and end dates and weekly time commitment in your cover letter and application. Applications for the following semesters are due as follows:
  • Summer 2018: Apply by April 15, 2018
  • Fall 2018: Apply on July 15, 2018
  • Spring 2019: Apply on November 15, 2018
    If you have any questions or need any more information, then contact at  partnerships@peacecorps.gov or go to their website  www.peacecorps.gov.
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