Jobs and Internships

Carter Center 

Internship- Application Deadline October 15, 2005

Interns come to The Carter Center from universities throughout the world and make significant contributions to our efforts to wage peace, fight disease, and build hope for the world’s most disadvantaged people. In addition to supporting the Center’s important work, interns learn through a series of educational programs, through mentoring by program staff, and through interactions with a talented group of intern peers. The unique opportunities provided by the Carter Center internship program consistently place it on the Princeton Review’s list of top internship programs...(more).top

Southern Center

College and Masters Level Student-Interns

The College and Masters Level Student-Internship is a 15-week (one academic semester) internship. The Southern Center admits two to three College and Masters Level Student-Interns each semester (Fall, Spring, and Summer). They are required to devote between 20 and 40 hours per week during a single academic term. The Southern Center provides a stipend equal to the federal minimum wage. Some universities grant academic credit for this internship... (more).

Dissertation Fellowships and Grants

Social Science Research Council has a number of different grant programs, corresponding to different regions and topics. http://www.ssrc.org/fellowships/overview.page (Various deadlines, but the International Dissertation Field Research grant deadline is Nov. 10, 2005)

The US Institute of Peace dissertation fellowships are targeted at research on peace and conflict. http://www.usip.org/fellows/scholars.html (Deadline Jan. 10, 2006)

Fulbright-Hays Doctoral Dissertation Research Abroad http://www.ed.gov/programs/iegpsddrap/index.html (Deadline is Oct. 19, 2005)