December 3, 2020 Newsletter

All Majors

Sigma Iota Rho Application
Applications for the International Studies Honor Society, Sigma Iota Rho, are now open! All upper-class students are eligible to apply. Eligible sophomores may apply for adjunct membership. Apply by this Friday, December 4, at 11:59 p.m.

Citizens’ Climate Lobby
Spring and Summer 2020 internships, including in international outreach, are available in different U.S. cities or remotely. Spring 2020 applications are due December 31, 2020.

Sigma Iota Rho Call for Papers
SIR’s Journal of International Relations is accepting article submissions for its spring 2021 journal.  Seniors, consider submitting your capstone paper. The deadline is Friday, January 31, 2021.

U.S. Treasury Fellowship Program
Graduating seniors may apply to be a Junior Fellow for the U.S. Department of the Treasury. Several fellowship programs have a foreign focus. There is no specific application deadline.

Center for Strategic and International Studies
CSIS is offering several remote internship positions focused on different countries and topics. International Studies alumni interned here as majors. Applications are being accepted until positions are filled.

Best Practices in Applying to Graduate School
December 15, 12:00-1:00 p.m., Virtual
Join the Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs to learn best practices for applying to graduate school and for career opportunities. Register in advance.

Global Youth Connect Programs
GYC is currently accepting applications for programs on human rights and peacekeeping in Rwanda and South Africa. Dates to be announced.

76 Days
Online screening begins December 4, Cinematheque
Witness the 76-day lockdown of Wuhan, China, and the heroic work of hospital workers in the early days of the COVID-19 outbreak. Online screening fees are $12.

European Parliament Liaison Office DC Internships
Recent graduates may apply for a full-time, paid internship at the EPLO in DC. Interns monitor transnational politics and participate in events with European executive agencies and NGOs in DC. Applications for internships beginning in March 2021 are due December 29, 2020.

Global Youth Connect Programs
GYC is currently accepting applications for programs on human rights and international justice in the Netherlands. Dates to be announced.

EU to Campus Podcast
Check out the EPLO’s new podcast on European Union affairs geared toward U.S. undergraduate students interested in EU studies.

Online screening begins December 4, Cinematheque
View this backstage tour and documentary about Federico Fellini, one of Italy’s great directors, and his celebration of Italy’s Cinecitta Film Studios. Online screening fees are $12.

Latin America
InterReligious Task Force on Central America
IRTF offers internships focused on demilitarization, environmental rights, labor, fair trade, and LGBT, indigenous, and Afro-descendant solidarity. Applications for spring, fall, or summer semesters accepted on a rolling basis.

Global Youth Connect Programs
GYC is currently accepting applications for programs on human rights and peacekeeping in Colombia. Dates to be announced.

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. During the COVID-19 pandemic, follow all government and public health restrictions and advice when taking advantage of these opportunities. CDC information and resources appear here