Substantive work experience: Less than 30 percent of an intern's responsibilities include administrative duties.
Work directly in your field of study, gaining valuable knowledge that can enhance your professional development.
Make professional connections and form networks within an international non-governmental organization.
Speaker series, featuring Carter Center staff and other invited guests.
Scheduled career development opportunities with senior Carter Center staff.
Exclusive intern-only question-and-answer session and photo opportunity with President and Mrs. Carter.
A weekend excursion to the Carter's hometown of Plains, Ga., where we have lunch with the Carters and visit historic sites devoted to their life and work.
Social and team-building opportunities with interns and staff.
All internships are based in Atlanta. However, opportunities arise for interns to travel with staff on Center-related trips (e.g. election-monitoring missions, domestic and international conferences, training workshops).
Membership in the intern alumni group, which keeps you connected with the Carter Center's work as well as with hundreds of former interns.
Carter Center Intern Program One Copenhill 453 Freedom Parkway Atlanta, GA 30307 Phone: (404) 420-5179 Fax: (404) 420-5196
The Carter Center, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization, was founded in 1982 by former U.S. President Jimmy Carter and former
First Lady Rosalynn Carter, in partnership with Emory University, to advance peace and health worldwide. A nongovernmental
organization, the Center has helped to improve life for people in more than 70 countries by resolving conflicts; advancing
democracy and human rights; preventing diseases; improving mental health care; and teaching farmers to increase crop production.