|Organization Name (Sorted Descending)
|2Seeds Network, Inc.
||The 2Seeds Network, recognizing abundant human capital around the globe, is building a network of community-based agricultural development projects in East Africa. 2Seeds recruits and trains young people to live in rural Tanzania for one year and develop projects in partnership with subsistence farmers. Our goal is to incubate the region’s human capital so that local farmers create more food to eat and capture more profit from the produce they sell.
|Accuracy In Media
||Accuracy in Media is a citizens' media watchdog organization whose mission is to promote fairness, balance, and accuracy in news reporting. Founded in 1969, AIM is the oldest conservative press watchdog group in America. AIM and its sister organization, Accuracy in Academia, provide paid internships through the American Journalism Center.
American Journalism Center interns attend lectures, briefings, and conferences hosted by top government and policy organizations. We welcome applications from students in any academic field who feel they may benefit from interning with the AJC. We are looking for students who are energetic, well-rounded and willing to tackle a number of different tasks or projects. We welcome high school, college and graduate students.
|American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
||The American Enterprise Institute, a preeminent think-tank in Washington, DC, is a community of scholars and supporters committed to expanding liberty, increasing individual opportunity, and strengthening free enterprise. AEI pursues these unchanging ideals through independent thinking, open debate, reasoned argument, facts, and the highest standards of research and exposition. Our purpose is to serve leaders and the public through research and education on the most important issues of the day in the areas of economics, culture, politics, foreign affairs, and national defense.
|Ameson Education and Cultural Exchange Foundation
||Founded in 1994, the Ameson Education and Cultural Exchange Foundation is a non-profit, non-governmental organization committed to the promotion and implementation of cultural and educational exchanges globally. Our honorary Chairman is Dr. Boutros Boutros-Ghali, the former Secretary General of the United Nations. Ameson is headquartered in Washington, DC, in the Ronald Reagan Building, with offices in Shanghai, Beijing, Nanjing, and other cities in China as well.
||AMIDEAST is a leading American non-profit organization engaged in international education, training and development activities in the Middle East and North Africa.
Founded in 1951, AMIDEAST in its early years focused on promoting U.S. study to students in the MENA region and managing U.S. scholarships and exchanges such as the flagship Fulbright Foreign Student Program. While these important programs continue apace, our work has expanded significantly.
Today AMIDEAST programs and services touch the lives of half a million individuals a year – improving educational opportunities and quality, strengthening local institutions, and developing language and professional skills critical for success in the global economy.
|Ashoka: Innovators for the Public
To advance an Everyone a Changemaker world, where anyone can apply the skills of changemaking to solve complex social problems.
To support social entrepreneurs who are leading and collaborating with changemakers, in a team of teams model that addresses the fluidity of a rapidly evolving society. Ashoka believes that anyone can learn and apply the critical skills of empathy, team work, leadership and changemaking to be successful in the modern world.
|AVODAH: The Jewish Service Corps
||AVODAH is a year-long full-time service corps program that combines front-line work on urban poverty issues in New York City and Washington, DC with Jewish study and community building. AVODAH participants live together, creating a community of young people committed to integrating a vibrant Jewish life and a serious commitment to social change. Participants work in community-based social service agencies, advocacy groups and organizing initiatives on issues such as hunger, literacy, public health, and child welfare. In addition to their service placements, corps members are engaged in an ongoing program of activist skills training and Jewish study. We combine Jewish life and work for social change in a way that enables each of these elements to strengthen the other.
|Ayn Rand Institute
||The Ayn Rand Institute (ARI), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization headquartered in Irvine, California, works to introduce young people to Ayn Rand’s novels, to support scholarship and research based on her ideas, and to promote the principles of reason, rational self-interest, individual rights and laissez-faire capitalism to the widest possible audience. The Institute is named for novelist-philosopher Ayn Rand (1905-1982), who is best known for her novels The Fountainhead and Atlas Shrugged. ARI has a distinguished Board of Directors and a staff of more than 40 employees.
|Beyond Travel Partners
||We are a 501 c 3 organization whose mission is to fill in skills and knowledge gaps for worthwhile community organizations in poor communities around the world.
|Boren Scholarships and Fellowships
||Boren Scholarships and Fellowships provide opportunities for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students to become more proficient in the cultures and languages of world regions critical to U.S. interests, including Africa, Asia, Central & Eastern Europe, Eurasia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Maximum awards are $20,000 for the Boren Scholarships and $30,000 for the Boren Fellowships. In exchange for funding, recipients commit to working in the federal government for a minimum of one year.
|Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG)
||BBG is the independent federal agency responsible for all U.S. government and government sponsored, non military, international broadcasting. Every week, more than 203 million listeners, viewers, and Internet users around the world turn on, tune in, and log on to U.S. international broadcasting programs.
While the “Broadcasting Board of Governors” is the legal name given to the federal entity encompassing all U.S. international broadcasting services, the day-to-day broadcasting activities are carried out by the individual BBG international broadcasters: the Voice of America (VOA), Alhurra, Radio Sawa, Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty (RFE/RL), Radio Free Asia (RFA), and Radio and TV Martí, with the assistance of the International Broadcasting Bureau (IBB).
||The Cato Institute is a public policy research organization — a think tank — dedicated to the principles of individual liberty, limited government, free markets and peace. Its scholars and analysts conduct independent, nonpartisan research on a wide range of policy issues.
|Center for International Policy
||The Center for International Policy promotes cooperation, transparency and accountability in global relations. Through research and advocacy, our programs address the most urgent threats to our planet: war, corruption, inequality and climate change.
We are a nonprofit research and advocacy organization based in Washington, D.C. Through advocacy and policy research, CIP promotes transparency and accountability in U.S. foreign policy and global relations. We advocate policies that advance international cooperation, demilitarization, respect for human rights and action to alleviate climate change and stop illicit financial flows. Our work provides policy recommendations and analysis to decision makers in government, international organizations, the private sector and civil society.
|Central Intelligence Agency
||The CIA is an independent agency responsible for providing national security intelligence to senior US policymakers. The Central Intelligence Agency's mission: We are the eyes and the ears of the nation and, at times, its hidden hand. We accomplish the mission by: collecting intelligence that matters; providing relevant, timely, and objective all-source analysis; conducting covert action at the direction of the President to preempt threats or achieve United States policy objectives.
Applicants must have US citizenship and the ability to successfully complete medical examinations and security procedures including a polygraph interview. Applicants must apply on website (www.cia.gov) in order to be considered for any position.
|Chesapeake Bay Trust
||The Chesapeake Bay Trust is the only nonprofit, grant-making organization dedicated to sparking on-the-ground change for the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries in Maryland. Our goal is to increase stewardship through grant programs, special initiatives, and partnerships that support environmental education, demonstration-based restoration, and community engagement activities.
||Citizen Schools is an education-reform organization with a mission to expand and reinvigorate public education by giving students access to a robust college access curriculum, hands-on apprenticeships, and professional skills and mentors. Our organization collaborates with public schools across the country, giving students skills and connections to realize and achieve their personal and professional dreams.
|City Year Washington, DC
||City Year’s mission is to build democracy through citizen service, civic leadership and social entrepreneurship. It is through service that we can demonstrate the power and idealism of young people, engage citizens to benefit the common good, and develop young leaders of the next generation. Every 26 seconds in the U.S. a student drops out of high school and City Year’s young leaders are working to reverse this trend.
|Congressional Budget Office
||The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) is a small nonpartisan agency that provides economic and budgetary analysis to the Congress.
|Corporation for National & Community Service
||Each year, more than 5 million individuals of all ages and backgrounds help meet local needs through a wide array of service opportunities through the Corporation for National and Community Service's core programs: AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, and the Social Innovation Fund. These programs and others, such as the Volunteer Generation Fund, support projects in six priority areas: disaster services, economic opportunity, education, environmental stewardship, healthy futures, and veterans and military families.
||America’s Unofficial Ambassadors is a citizen diplomacy initiative, which builds mutual understanding and enhances people-to-people partnerships between America and the Muslim World. We do this by placing Americans in volunteer positions in the Muslim World and helping them share their experiences upon their return.