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Internship Opportunities

The International Institute of Wisconsin is currently seeking interns for the areas of refugee resettlement, the International Visitors program, and nonprofit management. All interns are unpaid, but receive valuable work experience and credits towards their education, if applicable. Interns will take on a significant role within this small and multifaceted nonprofit organization. The IIW seeks interns that are:

  • Motivated self-starters
  • Culturally competent and able to work with diverse populations
  • Interested in international affairs
  • Able to communicate effectively
  • Proficient with MS Office
  • Flexible in regard to work assignments
  • Organized and detail-oriented
  • Able to work in a fast-paced and changing environment
  • Bi- or multi-lingual fluency desired but not required

If interested, please send a resume, cover letter, contact information, and two references to Start dates are flexible and interns can elect to be full-time or part-time, but IIW asks for a minimum commitment of eight weeks.

For internships beginning in the summer, please send your materials in by April 15.
For internships beginning in the fall, please send your materials in by July 31.
For internships beginning in the winter, please send your material in by October 31.

Year-long and semester internship options are available.