Professional Internships

American Symphony Orchestra Management Fellowship Program is a one-year program in all facets of orchestra management. Deadline: Winter.

Asian Pacific American Institute for Congressional Studies offers various fellowship/internship programs for post-graduate and graduate students pursuing public policy careers and with a commitment to the Asian Pacific American community. Deadline: Spring.

California Executive Fellows Program is a one-year public service and leadership development program to extend knowledge of California government, to prepare leaders for public careers, and to promote civic education. Deadline: Winter.

Carnegie Endowment for International Peace is a year-long professional internship at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace in Washington, D.C. Mount Holyoke College may nominate 2 graduating seniors for the Junior Fellows Program. Fellows work as research or editorial assistants, including reviewing and editing manuscripts for Foreign Policy. There are no restrictions as to citizenship or age. Applicants must have completed a significant amount of coursework in the area of international politics or economics of a high academic quality. MHC NOMINATION REQUIRED. MHC Deadline: Fall.

Common Ground Fellowship in Creative Responses to Homelessness Community Fellows work as staff members and participate in seminars, conferences and events designed to complement and enhance the practical work of The Times Square, a not-for-profit housing organization focusing on providing housing and economic and job development opportunities for the homeless and low-income adults in New York City. Deadlines vary.

Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange for Young Professionals is a one-year exchange program to Germany for young professionals 18 to 24 years of age. Deadline: Fall.

CORO Fellows Program is a nine-month experience-based, graduate-level training program in public policy. Sixty-four are selected from across the country to serve as Coro Fellows at one of the Coro Centers (Los Angeles, New York, Pittsburgh, St. Louis and San Francisco). This program offers intensive leadership training in public affairs. Deadlines vary.

El Pomar Fellowship in Community Service is a two-year postgraduate program in community service for seniors or recent graduates who have a connection to Colorado. Deadline: Fall/Winter.

Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship is a six-month professional internship in Washington, D.C. Fellows are supported by a monthly stipend and serve as full-time project assistants at one of the participating organizations of their choice. Deadlines: Fall and Winter.

Luce Scholars Program For one-year professional internships in East or Southeast Asia for US citizens under 30; knowledge of Asian language not required; must not specialize in Asian studies, language or culture. MHC NOMINATION IS REQUIRED. MHC Deadline: Fall.

NIH Academy is a postbaccalaureate program that provides opportunities for recent college graduates to spend a year engaged in biomedical investigation at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland. The mission of the Academy is to enhance research dedicated to the elimination of domestic health disparities through the development of a diverse cadre of biomedical researchers. Health disparities are differences in the incidence, prevalence, mortality, and burden of disease and other adverse health conditions that exist among specific population groups in the United States. Deadline: Winter.

NIH Technical Intramural Research Training Award (IRTA) Fellowships are designed to produce a cadre of highly trained support professionals capable of performing the latest advanced techniques in a research laboratory. These fellowships are available in the intramural laboratories at the National Institutes of Health (NIH) in Bethesda, Maryland and selected off-campus locations. In addition to the developmental experiences afforded to participants in the laboratory, additional training at accredited institutions as well as through the Foundation for the Advanced Education in the Sciences is available. Deadline: none; applications are accepted continuously.

White House Fellowships are one-year assignments in Washington for young professionals. Fellows work full time as special assistants to a Cabinet member or senior presidential advisors and also participate in an education program designed to nurture their leadership development. Deadline: Winter.