About the Wilson Center
Internships with the Mexico Institute
The Mexico Institute at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars is seeking an undergraduate intern for the fall semester with an interest in, coursework related to, and/or experience working on Mexico. Applications are due:
These internships are designed to provide the individuals selected with the opportunity for practical experience in an environment that successfully mixes academic study with public policy. Interns will gain valuable experience in a variety of projects such as conference organization, library and Internet research, assistance with the preparation of publications, and administrative assignments in support of Center activities.
Additionally, interns will assist in the Mexico Institute's development of multimedia resources, contributing to a podcast series and managing content on the Mexico Portal.
Successful applicants should have strong research and/or administrative skills, be detail-oriented, be able to work independently and collectively as part of group, and be currently enrolled in an undergraduate/graduate degree program, a recent graduate (within the last year), and/or have been accepted to enter an advanced degree program. Strong writing skills and language ability in both English and Spanish are essential. Translation experience will be considered an asset.
This is a paid internship.
To apply, send your resume, a letter describing how you could contribute to our team and what you are looking to gain from the internship, and a 3-5 page writing sample. Clearly state what dates and times you are available to work.
All materials should be submitted together by the due date to Miguel Salazar at firstname.lastname@example.org For more information about the Mexico Institute and the Woodrow Wilson Center, visit our website.
The Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986 requires employers to hire only individuals who are eligible to work in the United States. An individual selected for a paid internship will be expected to present proper evidence establishing employability prior to being appointed.
The Wilson Center is an equal opportunity employer and follows equal opportunity employment guidelines in the selection of its interns.