The Carter Center Internship Program

Funding Agency:
Carter Center

For more than 25 years, the Carter Center Internship Program has provided more than 2,600 interns with a rewarding complement to classroom experience. Carter Center interns come from around the world and make vital contributions to the Center's work. In turn, the Center provides a substantive learning experience that serves as a basis for interns to explore their career options and to attain professional skills. The goal of the Internship Program is to develop an informed and skilled work force committed to advancing peace and health worldwide.


  • FALL (late August – early December) – Deadline: June 15
  • SPRING (mid-January – early May) – Deadline: Oct. 15
  • SUMMER (mid-May – mid-August) – Deadline: March 1

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

Graduate Students – Qualified applicants must be currently enrolled in, but not yet graduated from, a master's-level program.

Recent Graduates – Candidates who have completed a graduate degree within 24 months of the internship start date.

Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students


Environmental & Life Sciences
International Opportunities
Medical - Basic Science
Social Sciences

External Deadline

March 1, 2021