Agency: U.S. Agency for International Development
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The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is an independent federal government agency that receives overall foreign policy guidance from the Secretary of State and fosters transformational development around the world. Our headquarters is centrally located in downtown Washington, DC, at the prestigious Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center, 14th and Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W. We are located next to the Federal Triangle Metro. Our office is in within walking distance of many major attractions.
This vacancy is limited to the first 50 applications received and will close at midnight Eastern Time on the day this application limit is reached regardless of the closing date specified in this vacancy announcement. Any complete application received prior to midnight Eastern Time of the day the application limit is reached will be accepted and considered. You are strongly encouraged to submit all required supporting documents at the time of application, should the vacancy close earlier than stated in this announcement due to the applicant limit being reached. Supporting documents will not be accepted once the vacancy announcement closes.
This appointment is anticipated to last for 10 - 20 weeks, but not-to-exceed 1-year and can be extended without further competition based on the needs of the organization for the work to continue and provided the individual continues to meet the eligibility requirements.
These USAID Pathways Internship positions, are part of our centrally funded internship program. They are located in Washington, DC in the Bureau for Policy, Planning and Learning (PPL). This Bureau is responsible for leading the Agency's policy planning efforts, shaping overall strategic and program planning, ensuring the Agency’s evolution as a learning and evaluation organization, and overseeing donor engagement while guiding USAID as the premier development Agency.
Internships are available in three of the Offices within this Bureau:
Office of Policy
Producing sound, evidence-based policies, strategies, and policy analysis
Office of Strategic & Program Planning
Revitalizing strategic and program planning and project design
Office of Donor Engagement
Achieving results through donor coordination and cooperation
- Enrolled in a qualifying academic program
- US Citizenship
- Must be at least 16 years old
- Min GPA of 2.0 undergrad;3.0 grad level; Must be in good academic standing
- Able to obtain and maintain a security clearance
- Males born after 12/31/59, must be registered with Selective Service