National Council on U.S.-Arab Relatoins

National Council Academic Year Internship Opportunities

Fall / Spring Internships at the National Council's Washington, DC Office

The National Council offers internship opportunities at the Council’s Washington, D.C., office during the academic year (Fall or Spring Semesters).

Please note:

  • Academic year internships are unpaid;
  • Interns must work a minimum of 15 hours per week (office is open 9:30 am – 5:30 pm, Monday - Friday); and
  • Certain events may require intern attendance outside regularly scheduled hours.

Applications for an internship during the academic year are accepted on a continuous basis. To apply, please submit the application form below along with a cover letter, resume, and a brief writing sample detailing what you hope to gain from an internship with the National Council.

Academic Year Internship Application Form

Applications for an academic year internship with the National Council should be submitted to:

Katie Grandelli
National Council on U.S.-Arab Relations
1730 M St NW, Suite 503
Washington, DC 20036
Email: katie(at)

Please note: Due to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on the National Council’s operations, internship applications for the Fall 2021 Semester are no longer being accepted. Students interested in being an intern with the Council are encouraged to check back for opportunities for the Spring 2022 Semester at a later time.

For questions about internships with the National Council, please call Council Student Program Staff at 1-202-293-6466.