The New Orleans Citizen Diplomacy Council (NOCDC) offers internships to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in International Relations, Political Science, Non-Profit Management or related fields. Interns work in the office at least 2-3 days per week. A one-semester commitment is preferred. College credit may be arranged in coordination with the appropriate department head.
Responsibilities of an intern include assisting with programming tasks and researching and contacting available community resources for the international visitors' professional local itineraries, In addition to general office duties, interns should have excellent communication, people, and writing skills, and be proficient in Microsoft Office. For interns wanting to maximize their cross-cultural experience, ownership of a car is necessary for meeting and accompanying international visitors to professional appointments. For more information on becoming an NOCDC intern, please send an email to explaining your reasons for wanting to intern, skill sets, and area of interests.