International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Atlanta Internship Program


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The IRC in Atlanta offers internship opportunities in all of our program departments. Positions are filled on a rolling basis with early applicants receiving preference.

Our internship opportunities require a minimum of 15 hours per week for three months commitment, and are unpaid.

Internships are available for current college students, graduate students, and graduates less than 6 months post-graduation.  Course credit is available if the student submits the appropriate paperwork to the Volunteer Coordinator & External Relations Coordinator. 

You can see a list of our available intern positions here.


To Apply:

Submit a resume and application to Volunteer & External Relations Coordinator, at Some positions may require additional documents. 

Due to the volume of applicantions we recieve we will not be able to contact every applicant. Selected applicants will be contacted for an interview via e-mail or phone. 


Deadlines for Internship Opportunities:

Fall Semester – July 15

Spring Semester - December 15

Summer Semester - April 15


Have questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.


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