IEDC Internship for Graduate and Undergraduate

Title: IEDC Internship

Salary Range: Not Known

Consideration Date: November 15

Brief Description:

The International Economic Development Council offers an extensive internship program for graduate and undergraduate students for summer, fall and spring semesters. The internships are organized into four different categories: economic development technical, public policy, member services, and communications/marketing. IEDC Summer internships are full-time positions and require a minimum commitment of ten weeks. Fall and spring internship positions can be either full or part-time, with a minimum of 20 hours per week.

Hosted By:

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) is a non-profit membership organization serving economic developers. With more than 5,000 members, IEDC is the largest national and global organization of its kind.


  • There are a limited number of paid positions for graduate students.
  • Recent graduates and doctoral students are considered as well.
  • Academic credit can be arranged and must be set up by the student.

How to Apply:

To apply, the applicants must submit the following information for the internship:

  • One-page cover letter stating interest and availability. (Clearly, state the internship you are applying for)
  • Detailed resume.
  • Brief writing sample, no longer than 6-pages. This can be an academic paper from a school project or other writing piece regarding relevant development issues. It is not required that the paper is related to economic development.
  • Recommendation letters and transcripts are optional.

Submitting Detail:

The applicants must submit the completed application package by email to

Financial Assistantship:

There are a limited number of paid positions for graduate students.

More Information:

Contact Information:

If you have questions, please email inquiries to