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Internships for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

Internships for Undergraduate and Graduate Students

The National Committee on United States–China Relations offers both full- and part-time internships for undergraduate and graduate students. The internship is unpaid, but commuting costs are reimbursed. This is an entry level position which generally includes a variety of administrative and program assignments.

Internship responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

  • Research assistance for programs and briefing kits for delegations to China and visitors from China
  • Administrative assistance for public events, seminars, and programs
  • Archiving historical and current material
  • Translating materials and correspondence (English-Chinese)
  • News Circulation


  • Excellent research, writing, interpersonal skills, and attention to detail
  • Academic background in Chinese Studies, Political Science, International Relations, or other relevant field
  • Knowledge of Mandarin Chinese
  • Ability to work a minimum of 2 days per week during business hours

How to Apply

Please send the following to

  • Cover letter indicating why you are interested in and qualified to work at the National Committee
  • Resume

No phone calls please. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Important Dates

The National Committee accepts internship applications on a rolling basis. Those selected for an interview will hear within two weeks of submitting their application. All applications must be submitted by the following deadlines:

  • Spring Semester: 1 December
  • Summer: 15 March
  • Fall Semester: 15 July

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