APAICS is continuing to accept applications for its eight-week summer internship program until January 30th, 2015. Undergraduate students and recent graduates get the opportunity to work in Washington, DC., and experience American politics and public policy. APAICS Interns are placed in U.S. Congressional offices, federal agencies, or partner Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) non-profit organizations. The program develops leadership and professional skills, encourages political and civic engagement, and fosters a strong interest in public service careers.
APAICS Summer Internship Program provides a $2,000 stipend and a round-trip flight within the continental U.S. sponsored by Southwest Airlines (limited additional support is made available on a case by case basis). The internship will begin in early June.
For more information and to apply: http://apaics.org/
APAICS 2015-2016 Congressional Fellowship Program now open!
The APAICS Fellowship program offers full-time legislative and public policy fellowships in Washington, D.C, providing exceptional graduates and young professionals with an opportunity to work on policy issues as staff members of a congressional office. The program aims to build leadership skills, encourage political civic engagement, and foster a strong interest in public service careers. Click the link below for more information regarding guidelines, eligibility, and how to apply. The deadline is March 31, 2015.
Please contact Amy Watanabe, Program Director at firstname.lastname@example.org for any other questions about the two programs.