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Internships and Fellowships

Help protect the rights of those subject to violent forms of human rights abuses. Learn as you work with experienced Christian professionals who will sharpen and encourage you. Grow as you live in a city like Kampala, Kolkata, Phnom Penh or Washington, D.C. Join the IJM team in making public justice work for the poor.
Please periodically check this page for updates. Positions and specific position descriptions are subject to change due to the evolving needs of IJM offices. The recruiter will speak with candidates about office openings and placement preferences during the initial screening interview. All candidates are strongly encouraged to be open to as many placement options as possible. All field office positions require a 10-12 month commitment.

Washington, D.C. Internships


Sessions:

Summer 2018 DC Internship: 

Jun 4 to Aug 2, 2018


Application due: 

Feb 15, 2018


IJM|Orientation: 

Jun 4 to Jun 7, 2018


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Field Office Internships

Sessions:


June 2018 Field Office Internship: 10-12 month deployment


Application due: Applications for the June 2018 deployment season are now closed. The Recruiting team is reviewing applications and will reach out directly to schedule interviews. Many thanks to all individuals who have applied! The next field office recruitment round will launch in Q1 2018, so please keep checking the website which we will update regularly.


IJM|Orientation: Jun 4 to Jun 7, 2018

Open Positions

Field Office Fellowships

Sessions:

June 2018 Field Office Fellowship: 12 month deployment

Application due: Applications for the June 2018 deployment season are now closed. The Recruiting team is reviewing applications and will reach out directly to schedule interviews. Many thanks to all individuals who have applied! The next field office recruitment round will launch in Q1 2018, so please keep checking the website which we will update regularly.

IJM|Orientation: Jun 4 to Jun 7, 2018

Open Positions

Summer Legal Internships

Sessions:

Summer Legal Internship 2018: June - August 2018

Application due: Jan 31, 2018

IJM|Orientation: Jun 4 to Jun 7, 2018

Open Positions

Partner Offices

Partner Office Internships

IJM has partner offices in Canada, the UK, Germany, Australia and the Netherlands. IJM UK and IJM Australia have internship programs.

IJM UK Internships

Please contact IJM UK directly for internship opportunities at admin@ijmuk.org. You can view current openings at www.ijmuk.org/internships.

IJM Australia Internships

Please contact IJM Australia directly for internship opportunities at contact@ijm.org.au. For more information on IJM Australia, please visit their website: www.ijm.org.au.

For additional questions, please visit the FAQ page.

General Qualifications and Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree is required for all internships and fellowships except any Washington, DC Internships;
  • Professional behavior and communication, both written and oral;
  • Organizational and administrative skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  • Flexibility to work in ever-changing environments;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft software and Windows strongly preferred;
  • Fluency in Spanish required for Latin America offices.
  • IJM's Internship opportunities vary every session and look different in every office. Interns generally will assist a specific person or team. The positions involve the described tasks and responsibilities as well as other relevant duties that may be assigned by the Field Office Director or Supervisor.


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