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Internships & Employment

Many of our students start the job they will have after graduation while still in the Program. Some bring their existing jobs into their graduate work, or use the Program’s flexibility to create and incubate a venture they will work in after studies are completed – in effect, creating their own jobs.

Since many classes are scheduled for evening and weekends, students can pursue internships and employment while studying. Most take advantage of this opportunity. Internships are a great way to acquire experience and build a professional network, and for a number of students they have led to full-time employment.

 

OUR STUDENTS HAVE HAD INTERNSHIPS AT:

Abriendo Mentes 

ACCESS Health Worldwide

Accion International

BancoSol

Bankers Without Borders

Case Foundation

Cause Philanthropub 

Council on Foundations 

Cove

CNFA 

Deloitte

DC Central Kitchen

FINCA 

Grameen Caldas 

Grameen Foundation 

Indigo Africa 

International Organization for Migration

Lacrosse the Nations

Microcredit Summit Campaign 

Mhani Gingi 

Oxfam 

Partnership for Tunisian Economic Development 

Polaris Project

Relief International 

TechnoServe 

US-Mexico Foundation 

Winrock International

World Bank

Young Southeast Asian Youth Leadership Initiative

 

ORGANIZATIONS OUR STUDENTS HAVE STARTED INCLUDE: 

Colombia Lacross Association

Crafting Love and Hope

Deportes Para el Desarrollo

Do-Good Images 

Ellen Sorie Foundation  (US and Sierra Leone)

FDJ Solutions

Grand Slam Baseball (India)

HeartBeat (US and Israel/Palestine)

Moringa Plus (Laos) 

N’Yoga (Kosovo)

Project H.E.A.R. (US and Vietnam)

Pro-Microfinance International (US and DR Congo)

Rue Sophie 

Sarjana (Indonesia)

SociaLive (Kosovo)Social Solutions

Strategic Good

Tectonic

Virginia Wine Bottling Co.

YESE (Young Entrepreneurs and Sustainability Education)

 

OUR STUDENTS AND GRADUATES HAVE BEEN EMPLOYED BY:  

American University

Ashoka

Aspen Network for Development Entrepreneurs

Ayuda

Bodhi Foundation

Charles Rangel International Program

CityLife

Creative Associates

DC Public Schools

Devex

Do More Mission

FHI360

Global Girl Media

Global Knowledge Initiative

Global Young Leaders Academy

Grameen Foundation

IndiVillage

Inter-American Development Bank

International Young Leaders Assembly

Initiative for Global Development

Kate Spade

KosovoLive Media Group

LendUp

Mansfield Foundation

Mennonite Economic Development Associates

Ministry of Youth of Paraguay

New York City Schools

Partnership for Workplace Mental Health

Partners of the Americas 

Peace Corps

Playworks

Puerto Rico Federal Affairs Administration

Relief International

Root Change

Salesforce

Sandler Trade LLC

Summerfuel

United Nations Foundation/Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves

University of Texas

University Research Company

US Chamber of Commerce

US Department of Justice

US Department of State

Village Capital

WEConnect International 

William James Foundation

Zapata Ranch

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