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Grants and Other Opportunities

American Mandarin Society Next Generation Journalists Program

Are you a young writer trying to develop a career writing about China? The AMS Next-Generation Journalists Program is a unique opportunity to hone your writing craft and build a track record of publication while under the guidance of an expert in the field. 

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Alumni Engagement Innovation Grant (2022)

Since its inception in 2011, the U.S. Department of State has funded over 500 AEIF alumni-led projects around the world. AEIF grants support Exchange Alumni team initiatives that increase regional and global collaboration of alumni, support U.S. foreign policy objectives, and benefit local communities.

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Jobs, Internships, and Fellowships

McLarty Associates is seeking a bright, resourceful, highly organized individual to serve as a full-time associate to support the firm’s Northeast Asia and trade practices. We are looking to fill this position immediately.

Funded by the U.S. Department of State, this two-year Fellowship program is a path to a career in the Foreign Service by providing academic funding for an IT-related degree, internships, professional development and mentorship – culminating in an appointment in the Foreign Service as an Information Management Specialist (IMS).

The Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, a unique global network of policy research centers, is seeking a full-time research assistant to work with scholars in our Washington, DC-based Russia/Eurasia program. This position is anticipated to last until the end of July 2023. 

A career in the Intelligence Community is both challenging and rewarding. You will join an elite group of U.S. citizens united to keep our nation's leaders informed, protect our country from outside threats and develop the technology necessary to solve the national security issues of tomorrow.

Candidates should be enthusiastic about working in a multidisciplinary environment that includes political scientists, geographers, sociologists, anthropologists, economists, historians, and international relations scholars.

McLarty Associates is seeking a bright, resourceful, highly organized individual to serve as an Associate for the firm's Southeast Asia practice. We are seeking to fill this position by early October and will be accepting applications on a rolling basis. 

American Councils is an international nonprofit based in Washington, DC with offices throughout the world. 

This person will work with colleagues in the Strategic Intelligence team, as well as across relevant Platform teams, and externally with a broad range of stakeholders in member companies.

LeadNext builds a vibrant network of future leaders aged 18-25 from across Asia and the United States and supports their growth, impact, and capacity to address today’s greatest challenges.

Apply by Oct 5

The Future Leaders in Public Service Internship Program helps bring diverse young talent to government and offers students the opportunity to apply their educational training to work at a federal agency.

GMF works on issues critical to transatlantic interests in the 21st century, including the future of democracy, security and geopolitics, alliances and the rise of China, and technology and innovation.

Academy of Art University is seeking a remote-based, bilingual College Admissions Specialist to support incoming international students. This is a full-time position supporting aspiring artists in pursuit of their art and design degree.