Apply for an Internship Today!

All application materials must be submitted before the application deadline at 5:00 PM CST/CDT. Due to the high volume of applications received, individual inquiries may not be answered. All applicants should also be prepared for a formal interview. Recognizing that many potential interns are in school or studying abroad, we accommodate phone interviews but prefer in-person interviews whenever feasible.

Fall 2017 Application Deadline: July 7
Fall 2017 Application Opens: June 1

  • Start Date of Fall 2017 Internship: August 28
  • End Date of Fall 2017 Internship: December 1

Spring 2018 Application Deadline: November 18  EXTENDED TO SUNDAY, DECEMBER 3
Spring 2018 Application Opens: October 2

  • Start Date of Spring 2018 Internship: January 16
  • End Date of Spring 2018 Internship: April 27

Summer 2018 Application Deadline: March 2
Summer 2018 Application Opens: February 2

  • Start Date of Summer 2018 Internship: May 14
  • End Date of Summer 2018 Internship: August 3

Please follow the instructions below to apply:

  1. Completed Internship Application
  2. Current resume
  3. Cover letter
  4. Two-page, single spaced writing sample that adheres to one of the following choices:
    • Press release
    • Book review on an international topic
    • Research paper on an international issue
    • Essay answering the following question: How would a World Affairs Council internship fit with your academic and/or career goals?


Internship Application

Mail, e-mail, or fax completed application form and documents to:

World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth
Attn: Internships
Director of Education
325 North Saint Paul Street
Suite 4200
Dallas, TX 75201

E-mail: Internships

Fax: (214)-965-8419

For more information, please contact our internship coordinator via e-mail or at (214) 965-8415.


Contact Us

325 N. Saint Paul Street, Suite 4200
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: (214) 965-8400
Fax: (214) 965-8419