ECDC Refugee Resettlement Program Internships
ECDCís Refugee Resettlement Program Unit offers two internship opportunities:
ē One internship focuses on supporting ECDCís case processing and data management activities. Typical tasks include assisting in processing family reunification applications, tracking and reporting case data and trends, and creating tools for improved data management.
ē One internship focuses on developing the capacity of ECDCís local resettlement affiliates to provide Reception and Placement services to refugees. Typical tasks include conducting research and writing or developing resource guides and training materials that affiliate staff can utilize to support their work.
If you have a specific interest or project related to refugee resettlement that you would like to pursue, ECDC is flexible in adjusting internship tasks. As an intern, you will gain an understanding of the U.S. refugee resettlement program and insight on ECDCís day-to-day operations of a national refugee resettlement program.
Please refer to the internship descriptions below for more information.
ECDC offers this internship as either a part-time (20 hours/week) or full-time (40 hours/week) position for the Fall, Spring, and Summer terms.
Fall Spring Summer
Minimum Time Commitment 20 hours a week for 10 weeks 20 hours a week for 10 weeks 20 hours a week for 10 weeks
Application Deadlines August 31 December 31 May 15
Internship Commences Early to mid-September Early to mid-January Early June
This internship is unpaid. However, ECDC offers a local travel stipend of up to $100/week.