Monday 22 August 2022

Diplomatic Internship for the Fall 2022 Semester


Diplomatic Internship (Fall 2022 )

Kurdistan Regional Government Representation in the US

Internship description:

The Kurdistan Regional Government Representation in the United States  (KRG-US Representation) is seeking candidates currently enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs for a full-time or part-time internship for the Fall (September-December 2022). The KRG -US Representation works to develop, deepen, and strengthen Kurdistan's political, economic and cultural interests in the United States. This is an unpaid internship.  

Intern responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Attending think tank events and Congressional hearings relevant to Iraqi Kurdistan
  • Writing analytical summary reports about panel discussions, legislation, and publications
  • Assisting with planning and coordinating KRG delegation visits to the U.S.
  • Assist with planning events
  • Creating content for the official website and social media sites
  • Overseeing the reception desk and providing administrative support to the office team
  • Completing special projects as needed, including independent research on topics relevant to the Kurdistan Region.


  • Must be currently enrolled in a BA or MA program
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong organizational skills (detail-oriented and ability to multi-task)
  • Strong research skills
  • Current resident of the US preferred

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and one writing sample (2-3 pages maximum) to If you are NOT a U.S. citizen or resident, please explain your visa status. Pleasewrite "KRG-US Internship" in the subject heading of the email.


Locations: 1532 16TH ST NW, WASHINGTON, DC, 20036 US.

Please send application by August 24, 2022 or until the position is filled.