About the Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy’s Global Intern Summer Program
The Carnegie–Tsinghua Center for Global Policy is seeking highly qualified and motivated students and recent graduates to apply for its summer Global Intern Program. Selected interns will have the opportunity to learn about key foreign policy issues by interacting with and supporting senior Chinese and international scholars and experts and supporting the center’s activities and operations. Interns will become an integral part of Carnegie’s growing global network, which includes offices in Washington, DC, Moscow, Beirut, Beijing, Brussels, and New Delhi.
General requirements for all global interns:
How to Apply
The application process is extremely competitive. Applications will be judged on past academic performance, relevant academic study, and/or work experience. Personal interviews may be conducted.
For full consideration, all candidates must upload a resume, a cover letter, and two writing samples to the online system. The two writing samples must be contained in a single attachment following these guidelines:
Attached writing samples may be written in Chinese or English, but candidates must enter all other application form data in English. Applications that are incomplete or do not follow the above guidelines will NOT be considered.
The internship is unpaid. Housing and costs of living, travel costs, and medical insurance connected with the internship program must be borne by interns or by other institutions and organizations. Interns are responsible for arranging their own travel to Beijing and accommodation. Additionally, Carnegie-Tsinghua cannot provide visa letters or support to interns.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other protected group.
To submit an application, please click on the link: https://carnegieendowment.applicantpro.com/jobs/1658774.html
The Program Offers…
Candidates can choose to intern on one of the following teams:
Interns will support the entire Communications team in its internal and external programs and will focus on one of the following: Events, Media and Chinese Content, Partnership and Government Relations, or Editorial and Web Content.
Successful candidates for the communications team should be highly organized, have strong attention to detail, and a strong sense of responsibility. Superior writing skills and a strong comprehension of the English and/or Chinese languages are required. Candidates should have a basic understanding of international relations and knowledge of current events in order to properly draft materials needed and support events. Applicants should have superior cross-cultural skills and be able to work efficiently in teams or on individual projects.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Media & Chinese Content
Skills and knowledge of Dreamweaver, videography, photography, content-management systems and HTML are desirable but not required. Previous experience in Chinese social media such as WeChat, Weibo, Zhihu, Toutiao, and international social media including Facebook and Twitter is highly desirable. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Partnership & Government Relations
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Editorial & Web Content
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Successful candidates should have an entrepreneurial spirit with an interest in international relations and/or organizational management. An ability to work in a rapid environment in both Chinese and English and attend to fundamental tasks with a strong attention to detail is preferred.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Successful candidates should have an adept ability to recognize opportunity and keen interest in learning strategy for taking advantage of those opportunities. Candidates must have excellent interpersonal skills, pay strong attention to detail, and have acute discerning abilities. Prior experience in grant writing, an awareness of the Chinese business and philanthropic environments and fluent reading ability in Chinese are also a plus. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Successful candidates for the program and research assistant team will have strong attention to detail and be able to work independently. Program and research assistants should have knowledge of the Carnegie-Tsinghua scholars’ field of expertise and a strong interest in conducting research in one or more of these fields. They should also have superior communication and organizational skills as well as research experience.
Programs & Research
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
China In The World Podcast Program
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Applications that are incomplete or do no follow the above guidelines will NOT be considered.
To apply: To submit an application, use the online application
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