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Doctors Without Borders Internship Program, USA

Organization:

Deadline:

August 07, 2015

Event Date:

September 01, 2015 - December 18, 2015

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Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is pleased to announce its paid Internship Program. Interns gain practical work experience and support the work of our Communications, Development, Program, Human Resources (both for the field and the office), and Executive departments. Interns also gain a basic introduction to the field of international medical humanitarian aid and advocacy. All internships will take place in our New York office and will be paid at the rate of $10.00 per hour.

2015 Internship Program Schedule
Spring Internship 2015Summer Internship 2015Fall Internship 2015

January 20
to
May 22

Please submit your application by:
January 5, 2015

May 26
to
August 28

Please submit your application by:
April 11, 2015

September 1
to
December 18

Please submit your application by:
August 7, 2015

*Please note that Access Campaign internships do not follow this application timeline. Please see the descriptions for information on when to apply.

Important Information

  • This is a competitive program. Candidates will be selected on a merit basis.
  • Due to high volume of applications, only successful candidates will be contacted after the application deadline.
  • Internship applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Candidates may apply for more than one term, but will only be contacted regarding the most current term.
  • International candidates are responsible for securing their U.S. work permit. If your CV indicates that you are not based in New York, please make sure to explicitly note in your cover letter that you will be available to move to New York City for the duration of the internship, if applicable.
  • All candidates are responsible for their own accommodation (and relocation, if applicable) in New York City. If your CV indicates that you are not based in New York, please make sure to explicitly note in your cover letter that you will be available to move to New York City for the duration of the internship, if applicable.
  • No calls or e-mails please regarding application status.

In addition to paid internships, Doctors Without Borders participates in work/study programs for those who qualify.

Application Instructions

If applying to more than one internship position, please send a separate application for each position.

Email your resume and cover letter to internships@newyork.msf.org,
with Subject line: (Internship Title - Term).

Example: If you are applying to the Web Internship for the Fall 2015 program, then your email Subject line should be: Web Intern - Fall 2015.

Note: Preferred document submission format is PDF. If submitting a Word document, please save it in Word 2005 format.

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