UNFPA Internship Programme for International Applicants

Job/Position Title: Internship Programme at UNFPA Headquarters

Salary Range:  Not known

Application Deadline:  December 31, 2017 – 5:00 pm (New York time)

Brief Description:

The United Nations Populations Fund is excited to announce the internship programme for international students to study in the USA. The Internship program is open to a small group of outstanding students the opportunity to acquire direct exposure to UNFPA operations. It is designed to complement development-oriented studies with practical experience in various aspects of UNFPA work.

Hosted By:

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), formerly the United Nations Fund for Population Activities, is a UN organization. The UNFPA supports programs in more than 150 countries, territories and areas spread across four geographic regions: The Arab States and Europe, Asia and the Pacific, Latin America and the Caribbean, and sub-Saharan Africa.


To eligible, the applicant for the internship programme is selected on a competitive basis. The profiles of the interns are matched with the needs of the organization. The following qualifications are required for consideration:

  • The students should be enrolled in an advanced degree programme or have recently graduated.
  • The students must have written and spoken proficiency in English, fluency in French, Spanish or Arabic is an asset.
  • International applicants are eligible to apply for this internship programme.
  • The applicants must have medical insurance for the duration of the internship.

How to Apply:

To be eligible applicant must submit the online application through your email id, The link is:


Financial Aid:

Interns do not receive a salary or any other form of remuneration from UNFPA. The costs associated with an intern’s participation in the programme must be assumed either by the nominating institution, which may provide the required financial assistance to its students or by the students themselves, who will have to meet living expenses as well as make their own arrangements for accommodation, travel and other requirements

More Information:


Contact Information:

For any questions or query, you can email to recruiting-at-unfpa.org.

HSCI Internship Program for International Students

Job/Position Title: Summer research experience in a cutting-edge stem cell science laboratory

Salary Range: A stipend of $4,500 and on-campus housing will likely be available at a cost to the participant of approximately $3,400

Application Deadline: Monday, June 4, 2018

Brief Description:

The Harvard Stem Cell Institute (HSCI) is excited to announce its Internship Program to rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors who express a strong interest in stem cell biology. The Harvard Internship Program supports undergraduate students with a focused and challenging summer research experience in a cutting-edge stem cell science laboratory and as well as this is a paid internship programme and it is intended to cover transportation and housing costs related to participation in this program.

Hosted By:

The President and Fellows of Harvard College (also called the Harvard Corporation) are the smaller of Harvard University’s two governing boards, the other being its Board of Overseers. HSCI has helped to change the paradigm for biomedical research and education by enabling cross-institutional and cross-disciplinary collaboration and student participation in cutting-edge science.


To eligible, the candidates must meet all the following criteria:

  • International students are eligible to apply for this internship programme.
  • It is open to rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors who express a strong interest in stem cell biology.
  • Applicants may be from Harvard or any college or university across the United States and internationally.
  • Previous research experience in a biological laboratory is highly desirable, but not required.
  • Applications will not be considered from those who have, or will receive, their baccalaureate degrees by December 2017, or are currently in high school or graduate/medical school.
  • Exceptions are made for international students enrolled, directly from high school, in one of the first five years of a six-or-seven-year medical program.

How to Apply:

Applicants firstly create New XID account through the link to apply for the HSCI Internship Program: https://xid.harvard.edu/xid-apps/displaySSCreateForm.do

Financial Aid:

The Harvard Stem Cell Institute, a stipend of $4,500.00 will be provided, and this is intended to cover transportation and housing costs related to participation in this program. Students, especially international students with J-1 visa requirements, will require evidence of greater personal financial resources to support their time at Harvard. On-campus housing will likely be available at a cost to the participant of approximately $3,500.00.

More Information:


Contact Information:

If you have any questions or additional query, send an email to maureen_herrmann-at-harvard.edu

Getty Foundation Graduate Internships for Masters or Doctorate

Title: Graduate Students Internships

Salary Range: $20,000, $30,000,and $2,500

Application Deadline:  November 1, 2017

Brief Description:

The Getty Foundation is now offering in the four programs of the J. Paul Getty Trust—the J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Research Institute, the Getty Conservation Institute, and the Getty Foundation, as well as in Getty Publications.  The program is open to graduate student who intends to pursue careers in fields related to the visual arts. Training and work experience placements are available in areas such as curatorial, education, conservation, research, publications, information management, public programs, and grant making.

Hosted By:

The Getty Foundation (initially called the Getty Grant Program) was established in 1984 in the belief that philanthropy is a key ingredient in carrying out the mission of the J. Paul Getty Trust. It is supporting individuals and institutions committed to advancing the greater understanding and preservation of the visual arts in Los Angeles and throughout the world.


Internships are open to students of all nationalities

  • Students currently enrolled in a graduate program (Masters or Doctorate) in a field relevant to the internship(s) for which they are applying or individuals.


  • Who have completed a relevant graduate degree on or after January 1, 2015, with postgraduate activities in their field, paid or unpaid.

.How to Apply:

To apply for a scholarship you must Create or update your account and password, log in, and begin a new application in through the given link:


Supporting Documents:

As part of the application, you will need to prepare the following materials:

  • Personal Statement: Your Personal Statement should consist of no more than 500 words (two double-spaced pages) that explain how your Getty internship selections (choose two in order of preference) fit with your background and career goals. Include the reasons for your choice of specific departments or programs for an internship. Also, describe what you hope to achieve from the experience and what you believe you can contribute.
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae:Current resumes are required for all applicants. Please limit resumes to five pages.
  • Transcript(s)/Academic Records:We require transcripts/academic records for undergraduate degree/s (completed) and graduate degree/s (completed or in progress). Multiple transcripts must be combined into a single PDF before upload.
  1. If you graduated from a school outside of the United States, transcripts may be substituted with proof of completed courses and/or copies of diplomas.
  2. If you are currently enrolled in a graduate program, provide proof of current enrollment.
  • Letters of Recommendation (2): Applicants must request two confidential letters of recommendation submitted directly by their recommenders through the application system.

Financial Aid:

  • Grant amounts are $20,000 for eight months and $30,000 for twelve months, plus $1,000 towards relocation expenses.
  • Support for research travel is available for up to $2,500.

More Information:



If you have any questions or additional query, send an email to  grantsadmin-at-getty.edu.


UC San Diego Academic Internship Program

Award Amount: Internship provide academic development

Number of Awards: Not Known

Deadline: Enroll via WebReg October 13, 2017

Winner Announcement: Not Known

Brief Description:

The Academic Internship Program (AIP) is an upper division, credit-bearing special studies course open to juniors and seniors in all academic disciplines. AIP provides the opportunity to earn academic credit for an internship related to your studies and professional/career goals and writing a research paper under the guidance of a UCSD Faculty Advisor.

Host Institution:

The UC San Diego Academic Internship Program provides an opportunity for eligible juniors and seniors to earn course credit for substantive internships related to their academic and career goals. As an academic program, AIP strives to facilitate partnerships that lead to genuine learning opportunities for students, and create value for our community partners.


  • International students can participate in AIP
  • At least 90 units and 2.5 GPA.
  • For all paid internships and some unpaid internships, international students may be required to obtain Curricular Practical Training (CPT) or other authorization.
  • EAP students can participate in AIP as long as they have and maintain at least 2.5 GPA.

Instructions for Applying:

You can go through the given link: https://aip.ucsd.edu/students/apply-aip.html

Award Description:

  • Academic internships that foster career, personal and academic development
  • Service learning initiatives for faculty interested in integrating a service-related fieldwork component into the curriculum
  • Customized partnerships with campus departments and programs interested in integrating internships with departmental objectives
  • Top notch talent for corporate and community organizations committed to fostering a culture of learning


  • Learning Agreement form due September 29, 2017
  • Deadline to enroll via WebReg October 13, 2017

Detailed Information Link:


Contact Information:

Have any problem you can contact:

Academic Internship Program
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail code: 0175W
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Phone: (858) 534-4355