2011 Summer Internship Program
The Turkish Coalition of America (TCA) is pleased to announce that it is now accepting applications for its 2011 Washington Summer Internship Program. Since its inception in 2007, 56 Turkish Americans have been placed in internships with prestigious Congressional offices and non-profit organizations. This program provides an opportunity for Turkish American students to live and work in Washington D.C., learn about the American political process, and explore career opportunities in public affairs. Designed to enhance Turkish American participation in political life and to cultivate the future generation of Turkish American leaders, the program lasts up to 10 weeks between June-August 2011. Interns will be provided an opportunity to work in congressional offices and select Turkish American non-governmental organizations. A monthly stipend will be provided by TCA.
Currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students, in addition to recent graduates are eligible to apply for this program. Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents. Applications must be submitted no later than February 18, 2011, 5pm EST via email to Beril Unver at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Completed application packets must contain:
- Completed Application Form
- 2 Passport Size Photographs
- Completed Short Essays