Business Development Internship Program (Semester or Summer)
Research public and private funding opportunities
Conduct background research for proposals
Assist with composing and editing proposals
Assist with tracking leads and proposals
Specific projects the student will assist with:
Search Grants.gov and other databases for notice of funding proposals
Conduct market research on specific 皇冠搏彩中心 priority countries
Conduct 皇冠搏彩中心 Consortium member research
Compile specific marketing content or 皇冠搏彩中心 BD material
Research U.S. Embassy priorities per focus country
Assist and identify new business opportunities for 皇冠搏彩中心
Increased knowledge of U.S. government grant processes and procedures
Strengthened interpersonal and communication skills
Improved problem-solving, analytical, and critical thinking skills
Increased experience with developing communications, reports, promotional materials, pitch decks, and other BD deliverables
What experiences make you a good fit for this position:
You have taken courses in the following subject areas: business, economics, statistics, international relations, public affairs, government, communications, or marketing (required);
You have experience using Excel/Google Sheets (required);
You have experience conducting research and synthesizing ideas into a deliverable such as a memo, report, paper, or presentation (required);
You have experience writing proposals or applying for funding (preferred);
You have successfully led a team in completing a project or assignment (preferred); and
You have experience organizing events including preparing the budget, arranging logistics, working with vendors, and/or marketing the event (preferred).
You are passionate about advancing social equity through education and internationalization;
You are detail-oriented and your deliverables are accurate and complete;
You enjoy conducting research and analyzing information for insights;
You can handle a variety of tasks at the same time and communicate with your supervisor if an assignment doesn’t make sense;
You are comfortable with your priorities changing if given an urgent task; and
You learn quickly and work effectively with Microsoft Office (i.e. Word, Excel, Outlook), Google suite apps (i.e. Docs, Sheets, Slides), and Airtable.
Academic year interns typically work with 皇冠搏彩中心 for 12 weeks at 12 hours/wk. Summer interns usually follow a schedule of 9 weeks with 皇冠搏彩中心 at 16 hours/wk. Interns who complete a total number of 144 hours will be eligible for a $500 stipend award and a certificate of completion.
Many interns also receive a letter of recommendation from their supervisor upon completion of the internship. 皇冠搏彩中心 encourages students to apply who are looking for academic credit for internships.
How to Apply:
To apply, email email@example.com a resume with a list of relevant courses and a recent work sample such as a research paper, project report, or spreadsheet with financial/statistical analysis.