DGA ASG Internship Program- Fall 2024

Washington, DC
Internship
Student (College)

Internship Program – Fall Session 2024

DGA ASG is accepting intern applications for the fall session 2024. The internship is based in Washington, DC.  We are seeking candidates with knowledge of foreign and domestic policy to work within our strategic services teams:

Regional Practices

  • Africa
  • Americas
  • China
  • East Asia & Pacific (EAP)
  • Europe
  • Middle East & North Africa (MENA)
  • South Asia
  • United States

Sectoral Teams

  • Business Development
  • Communication & Marketing
  • Corporate Sustainability
  • Education & Workforce
  • Finance
  • Global Innovation
  • Health Systems & Life Sciences (HLS)
  • Operations
  • Special Economic Zones (SEZ)
  • Technology Policy

Responsibilities

Tasks will vary for individual intern positions, but all interns contribute to various activities, including, but not limited to:

  • In-depth research and analysis on key people, companies, institutions, and current events.
  • Drafting briefing memos, talking points, background materials, and press releases.
  • Assisting with administrative tasks, including, but not limited to the editing of documents, setting up for events, coordinating meetings, or assisting with operational needs.
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

Interns will have the opportunity to work on a diverse portfolio of activities that should expose them to the foreign and domestic policy decision-making processes and the interplay between governments, NGOs, businesses, and civil society.

Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing, or have recently completed, an undergraduate or graduate-level program.
  • Undergraduate applicants must be at least a rising junior or senior.
  • Must demonstrate strong research, analysis, and writing abilities.
  • Must be comfortable working in a team with multiple competing projects.
  • Must be able to balance assignments and shift priorities on short notice.
  • Demonstrated experience working independently and communicate upward.
  • Some positions will require proficiency in a specific regional language (e.g., Mandarin Chinese/Spanish/Portuguese).

Timeline of Internship

DGA ASG’s fall internship session will be from September 4, 2024 through December 13, 2024.

First Generation College Students

We encourage first generation college students or recent first-generation college graduates to apply for DGA ASG’s intern program. Students who identify as first-generation college students or graduates typically come from a family where neither of their parents/guardians gained a four-year degree. In support of the First-Generation Program, ASG will pair our first-generation intern with mentors to provide additional support and enrichment opportunities during their internship semester.

Additional Details

  • All applicants must reside in the U.S. for the duration of the internship.
  • We accept Internship applications on a rolling basis until July 26, 2024. 
  • The DGA ASG program is a paid internship, $17.50/hour.

About Us

ASG, a foundational partner of DGA Group, is a leading provider of global strategic advisory and commercial diplomacy services.  We offer perspectives honed at the highest levels of government and business, and insights informed by an unparalleled worldwide network of regional experts and sectoral specialists based in more than 40 countries.  We help our clients make well informed decisions, secure opportunities, and overcome challenges with the benefit of sound judgment and a singular breadth and depth of expertise.  As a founding member of DGA Group, ASG provides our clients with access to an integrated range of advisory services spanning commercial, reputational, financial, regulatory, and governance dimensions.

Equal Opportunity Employer

DGA Group is committed to equal opportunity in recruitment and employment practices and opposes all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination. No job applicant or employee receives unfavorable treatment on the grounds of color, race, nationality, ethnic or national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, religion or belief, or any other status protected by law.

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