CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

 

The application period of Fall 2018 is now OPEN

 

Fellowships available:

GRANT WRITING

MARKETING

OPERATIONS

COMMUNICATIONS

The fellowship is structured and designed for undergraduates, recent graduates or graduate student with a demonstrated interest in international affairs and in gaining experience in working for a member-based non-profit organization. 

FELLOWSHIP DESCRIPTIONS

 

ELIGIBILITY/COMMITMENT

1) Candidates must be a senior in college, recently graduated or a graduate student

2) Candidates must be willing to commit a minimum of 15 hours/week

3) The fellowship is 6 month program (one year preferred)

4) The Marketing, Communications and Operations Fellow requires mandatory event attendance

Candidates should have prior experience in professional office setting, strong computer skills, the capacity to balance and efficiently prioritize a range of responsibilities and strong oral, written and communication skills. It is critical that the candidate is committed to the World Affairs Council of Orange County’s mission. 

ONLINE APPLICATION FORM

 

REQUIREMENT

Every fellow is required to work during their fellowship on a project that will target key organizational priority. These projects must encompass three main points: continuity, progress and sustainability. The project is expected to be implemented and completed, two weeks before the fellowship ends. On the last week of the fellowship, the fellows will present their projects to their supervisors, Executive Board and fellowship donors. 

BENEFITS

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

MENTORSHIP & COACHING

CAREER GUIDANCE

ACCESS TO WACOC EVENTS

COMPENSATION: The fellowship program is unpaid; however, a $1000 stipend for 6 month commitment (1 year – $2000) will be awarded at the end of the term, as well as access to WACOC speakers and events including lunch/dinner and any related parking fees. 

APPLICATION & SUBMISSION DATE  (Based on 6 month fellowship)

For Communication and Grant writing Fellowships: Please e-mail at orangecounty@worldaffairscouncil.org your resume, cover letter and writing sample along with a completed online application

For Operation Fellowship: Please e-mail at orangecounty@worldaffairscouncil.org your resume and cover letter along with a completed online application. 

For Marketing Fellowship: Please e-mail at orangecounty@worldaffairscouncil.org your resume and cover letter along with a completed online application. *Optional* Marketing fellowship applicants should submit an example of website or social media page that they currently manage or has managed in the past. 

The Fall 2018 application submission deadline is SUNDAY, JULY 1st, 2018

The interviews will take place at our office (2012 Business Center Drive, Irvine, CA 92612). 

The interview dates TBD

Announcement for the selected fellows TBD

Fellowship will start on Monday, August 6th, 2018

Fellowship will end on Friday, January 18th, 2018

Due to the number of resumes we typically receive, we are unable to acknowledge each applicant personally. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted; no phone calls, please.