Internships

Are you passionate about making a difference in the Americas? At Partners, you will have the opportunity to make a real impact. We offer a rich work experience in a professional and supportive environment, where interns play a critical role in our success. The leaders of tomorrow have to start today, and our internships can provide you with the skills, connections and work experience needed to stand out in the global job market. 

Why Partners?

  • 50-year track record
  • Over 30+ interns hired as full-time staff or consultants
  • 300 interns since 2007
  • Global network of international development experts and grassroots community leaders

Open Positions

*All internship positions are unpaid unless indicated otherwise.

Fall Internship, Education & Global Citizenship (Exchanges Programming & Grants Management)

Partners of the Americas seeks a self-motivated and detailed-oriented intern to support tasks involving the recruitment, application, selection, and monitoring of individual grants competitions for programs under the Education and Global Citizenship unit.Partners of the Americas administers the U.S. Exchange Alumni Network and Capacity Building Program to engage U.S. alumni of U.S. Department of State programs to expand upon their exchange experience and use skills developed abroad to address shared challenges through regional professional development seminars across the U.S. and a small grants program competition. Additionally, this position supports tasks leading up to the implementation of the Buenos Aires Provincial Youth Leaders program including planning and design, and support the day to day activities required to execute the orientation, travel and follow-up phases of the programs taking place in the "sending" country, Washington, DC, and a "host" US state/Latin American country. Interns may also support other event planning initiatives such as Career Connections seminars. 

Finance and Accounting Internship 

Partners of the Americas seeks a detail -oriented and dedicated intern to provide integral support to its Finance and Administration (F&A) unit. F&A oversees all of the financial, administrative and accounting functions for Partners of the Americas, domestically and overseas. This is a unique learning experience for those studying finance or accounting to expand their skills in the non-profit sector. 

Internship, Global Citizenship

Partners of the Americas seeks an intern to support tasks involving the recruitment, application, selection, monitoring of institutional and individual grants competitions, and planning professional development seminars for programs under the Education and Global Citizenship unit.

Partners of the Americas administers the U.S. Exchange Alumni Network and Capacity Building Program to engage U.S. alumni of U.S. Department of State programs to expand upon their exchange experience and use skills developed abroad to address shared challenges.  

Youth Engagement Intern

As an intern for the Youth Engagement unit, you will support tasks leading up to the implementation of YE programs including planning and design, and will support the day to day activities required to execute the promotion and selection, orientation, travel and follow-up phases of the programs taking place in the "sending" country, Washington, DC, and a "host" US state/Latin American country. Interns may also support other youth related initiatives. 

Program Development Internship 

Partners of the Americas seeks a self- motivated and dedicated intern to provide integral support to its Program Development (PD) unit.  The PD unit works with Partners staff and network of chapters, organizations, and institutions throughout the Western Hemisphere to identify and respond to funding opportunities around a broad array of technical, thematic, and development issues.

Business Management Internship Program 

Partners of the Americas is currently looking for enthusiastic students to participate in our 2018 Business Management Internship program to assist the Executive Office. This position calls for an energetic and well organized individual with excellent writing, proofreading, and interpersonal skills.

Please note: Our positions are filled on a rolling basis, and only finalists will be contacted. Please, no phone calls!