International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Internship Opportunities



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The IRC in Atlanta offers intern and volunteer assistant positions in all of our program departments. Positions are filled on a rolling basis with early applicants receiving preference.

Our intern positions require a minimum of 15 hours per week for three months, 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.

Available internship positions:

Childcare and Microenterprise Internship 

Computer Literacy Internship

Donations Internship

Education Evaluation and Monitoring Internship 

Employment Services Internship

Employment Services Career Coach Internship

English as a Second Language Instruction Internship

First Things First Women's Literacy Internship

Immigration Program Internship

Life Skills Internship

Logistics Internship 

Resettlement Services Internship 

Resource Development Internship - Resume & Writing Sample Required

School Specialist Internship

Volunteer Coordination Internship 

Women's Health and Wellness Internship

Youth Futures Internship

Youth Futures Summer Camp Internship


To Apply:

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

Due to the high volume of applications we recieve we can not contact every applicant. Only selected applicants will be contacted for interviews via e-mail or phone. 


Have questions? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.


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