International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Internship Opportunities

WHAT IMPACT DO YOU WANT TO HAVE ON THE WORLD? Start making a difference with the IRC.

Interning with the IRC gives you the chance to change a life. 
Forced to flee conflict and persecution, many refugees have survived against incredible odds for years in refugee camps or temporary settlements. They step off the plane at Oakland International Airport into an unfamiliar country and unknown future, having traveled thousands of miles with next to nothing byt their dignity and determination.  Interns are an intergral part of IRC's operations and leave with transferable non-profit skills and hands-on experience from a vareity of facets related to refugee resettlement. 

 

Before applying, click on the links below to learn more about IRC internship:
Frequently Asked Intern Questions
Recent Intern Experiences
General Program Information


IRC in Oakland - Now accepting applications for Spring Internships through December 15, 2014

To check out current internships and apply, click here (categorize by LOCATION to view available opportunities with IRC in Oakland) or email Shadi.Karajeh@Rescue.org 



IRC in San Jose

To check out current internships and apply, click here (categorize by LOCATION to view available opportunities with IRC in San Jose) or email Sarah.Hunter@Rescue.org 

Resettlement Internship
Employment Internship
Immigration Internship



IRC in Sacramento
To check out current internships and apply, click here (categorize by LOCATION to view available opportunities with IRC in Sacramento) or email Mark.Silva@Rescue.org


IRC in Turlock
Email Vivien.Jacob@Rescue.org for avilable oppertunities