USALI Summer Internship Program

The U.S.-Asia Law Institute is seeking an exceptional intern with a demonstrated interest in the legal, social, political, and economic challenges in Asia. This intern should have strong research/writing skills/Asian-language skills. The intern will track and research current legal developments in Asia; write, edit, and translate documents. They will also have an opportunity to provide administrative and digital media support as needed.

Internships are unpaid positions.

Candidates should be able commit to a minimum of 6 weeks, and at least three days per week, or the equivalent of 24 hours per week. Full time availability in the summer is preferred.

Education and prior experience most suited for this internship:

Previous internship experience preferred; strong familiarity with law and Asia; strong research, writing, and editing skills; excellent attention to detail; reliable; proficiency with Microsoft Office; flexibility handling diverse tasks; native or full professional proficiency in English.

How to apply:

E-mail: 1) a cover letter to usali.nyu@gmail.com indicating your interest in the position and the days and hours you are available; 2) a resume; and 3) a writing sample/translation sample (3–5 double-spaced pages; abstracts are accepted) in Word or PDF format with the subject line "USALI Summer Internship: [Last Name, First Name]”


"Mosaic Taiwan" Exchange Program Opportunity

" Mosaic Taiwan" is a prestigious cross-cultural exchange program sponsored by Taiwan Foreign Ministry. The aim is for thirty young Americans, between ages 20-35, to participate in a three-week trip to Taiwan from May 28 to June 10, 2017. The Ministry will engage participants in meaningful workshops, lectures, tours and visits related to Taiwan.

Candidates will undergo a three-step application process. Applicants are required to submit a formal application, including a brief biography, CV, Essay, transcripts, and at least two recommendation letters. Upon review of their documents, applicants will then be interviewed by our office (TECO NY), before waiting final review and
approval from the Ministry. Winners' will receive round trip tickets, food and lodging for the duration of the trip. Learn more about the program here.
 
Please fill out this application and send to mosaictaiwan@mofa.gov.tw