Virtual International Learning Assignment with Global Affairs Canada at Consulate General of Canada – Seattle

Fall 2020/Winter/Spring 2021

Deadline for Applications: July 17th, 2020

The Consulate General of Canada, Seattle and University of Washington are opening the Virtual Canada-U.S. Relations International Learning Assignment for Fall 2020. The successful candidate will participate in a virtual capacity and not be located at the Consulate General’s Seattle offices. The successful candidate will be responsible for having access to a computer and a high-speed connection to the
internet.

Open to: UW undergraduate and graduate students who are either Canadian or dual nationals (U.S-Canada) with an interest in Canada-U.S. relations, including political, economic, environmental, border security, defense, cultural and diplomatic elements that make it one of the most important and mutually beneficial bilateral relationships that the world has ever known.

Overview: Intern will work for 15 – 20 hours/week and the position is unpaid. The successful candidate must work remotely from the United States; some occasional hours may be required outside of normal working hours. UW students must enroll in an internship or independent learning course and earn credits in association with their internship. Students who wish Jackson School of International Studies credits may enroll for JSIS 497: Internship (C/NC) for up to 5 credits.

 

Program requirements and application