If you are an active practitioner in the field of international development, ... the SID Washington, D.C. Chapter is a 'must' group for you. No other organization follows the unfolding events of development as closely or completely...
- Jim Kolbe, Senior Transatlantic Fellow, Transatlantic Taskforce on Development, German Marshall Fund
I joined SID-Washington because it offers a collaborative platform for sharing good ideas, strategic relationships and innovative solutions that are critical for developing effective responses to the challenges of globalization.
- Kristi Ragan, Strategic Advisor to USAID Global Development Alliance, DAI
I am very grateful to SID-Washington. As a 30-year member of the organization, I applaud SID-Washington’s commitment, to airing multiple perspectives on controversial and timely issues...SID-Washington’s proven ability to assemble diverse groups and fine minds to discuss and debate important issues with passion and mutual respect is an enormous contribution.
-Larry Cooley, President, Management Systems International
An internship at SID-Washington is an invaluable opportunity for young people interested in pursuing a career in international development. As a Summer Associate, you will meet high-level professionals with years of experience in the field and in Washington, DC – perhaps even your future employer!
Responsibilities (including, but not limited to):
A stipend of $1,000 is provided, with half paid at the midpoint and other half paid at the completion of the internship. Stipends are only available to those who do not receive academic credit for their internship. Those seeking academic credit are subject to a bonus following a successful performance review from their direct supervisor. Additionally, the SID-Washington staff is committed to helping dedicated individuals find jobs, develop skills that will be critical to future success in the professional sphere, and build their resumes.
To apply, please submit:
Applications will be reviewed in the order they are received. Please include "2015 Fall Programs Associate Application" in the subject line of the email. Due to the number of applications we receive, only finalists will be contacted for interviews.
Please submit your full application (preferably as one combined PDF file) to email@example.com