Internship - National Committee on American Foreign Policy

The National Committee on American Foreign Policy (NCAFP) was founded in 1974 by Hans J. Morgenthau and George Schwab. It is a nonprofit activist organization dedicated to the resolution of conflicts that threaten US interests. The NCAFP identifies, articulates, and helps advance American foreign policy interests from a nonpartisan perspective within the framework of political realism. Believing that an informed public is vital to a democratic society, the NCAFP offers educational programs that address security challenges facing the United States and publishes a bimonthly journal, American Foreign Policy Interests, that presents keen analyses of all aspects of American foreign policy.

Job Responsibilities 

In addition to assisting with the day-to-day operations of the NCAFP, the Intern will be responsible assisting with program preparation and events, updating office documents, researching local events for staff members to attend, and monitoring current research in field. The Intern will also be expected to assist NCAFP staff with long-term development projects including future program planning, membership initiatives and outreach, NCAFP archive organization, and website/social media maintenance.

Job Requirements 

Must be pursuing an undergraduate  degree. Students studying at local universities and those spending a semester in New York will be considered. Intern must be able to work an average of 6-10 hours per week (including time spent at programs).

• Ability to multitask and attention to detail a must.
• Strong research, writing, communication, organizational, social media and computer skills.
• Knowledge of national security issues highly desirable.

Interns are required to attend NCAFP public programs and events, some of which are in the evening.

How to Apply 

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