Following its motto “bridging cultures, building understanding,” America-Mideast Educational and Training Services (AMIDEAST) is a private nonprofit dedicated to improving relations between the United States and the Middle East. Founded in 1951 and headquartered in Washington, D.C., the organization has field offices in Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Morocco, Syria, Tunisia, United Arab Emirates, West Bank/Gaza and Yemen. AMIDEAST provides educational support, advising and testing, English-language training and scholarship administration services for Arabs, as well as professional training programs and institutional development. The organization also has several programs for Americans.
AMIDEAST interns have worked on U.S. educational and training programs for foreigners, producing publications for public outreach and advising Arab students on U.S. higher education. All positions are administrative/support-level only and interns work closely with full-time professionals.
Open to college freshmen, sophomores, juniors and seniors, grad students and recent college graduates. French and/or Arabic skills are very helpful, but not necessary.
Human Resources Department
1730 M Street NW, Suite 1100
Washington, DC 20036-4505
Phone: (202) 776-9600
Number of Interns: Less than 10
Academic Level: College Freshmen, College Sophomores, College Juniors, College Seniors, Recent College Graduates, Graduate Students