April 16, 2020 Newsletter

All Majors

The National Endowment for Democracy
The National Endowment for Democracy offers a number of internship opportunities to undergraduate students. Summer 2020 are being accepted now.  Fall 2020 applications will be accepted beginning on April 20.

The Borgen Project
The Borgen Project, a non-profit organization aiming to end global poverty, offers telecommute internships in journalism, political affairs, and human resources.

Fall 2020 White House Internship
The White House Internship application deadline for Fall 2020 is April 24.

Global Conversations
Join the Cleveland Council on World Affairs for its podcasts on global issues.

Courses with International Content
Please consult the attached list when scheduling for the fall semester.

Virtual Volunteering
These volunteer positions allow you to work remotely and, in some cases, on international topics.

Summer Opportunities
Check on remote options for summer opportunities and continue to apply.Find opportunities in this newsletter, on the International Studies web site, and in the newsletter archives for this semester.

Internship Sources
See this list of international security and foreign policy internship organizations and this e-book of organizations in other global fields for additional internship ideas.

How to Apply for a Grant or Fellowship
Find helpful advice about applying for grants and fellowships on the INTL web site.

Books and Films

Make a Recommendation
Contribute to the list of International Studies favorites!  Suggest a book, film, or TV series here.

Cry, the Beloved Country
In this novel, a South African minister receives a letter which sends him on a journey to reconnect with his long lost sister and discover the struggles his family–and the society in which he lives–endures. Recommended by Nathan Ruhde ’22.

Set in the small town of Winden, Germany, an investigation into the disappearance of a young boy reveals a tangled time-travel conspiracy in this series.  Recommended by Julia Ver Voort ’20.

The International Studies Program does not endorse or sponsor the fellowships, internships, jobs, and other opportunities listed in the newsletter. Students are encouraged to evaluate them.