Internship application

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    What we look for

    Good Chinese language skills. Interns must be capable of working with Chinese-language policy documents and conducting primary-source Chinese language research.

    20-hour per week 3-month minimum commitment. We prefer interns to be available at least 4 hours per work day.

    Strong in Chinese policy. Most of our interns are currently pursuing, or have recently completed, a China-focused degree in economics, politics, technology, agriculture, energy, or public policy.

    What you get

    A team that treats you like family. We go the extra mile to make sure our interns feel respected and included.

    Intern stipend. We issue interns a small monetary stipend upon successful completion of their internship.

    Career development support. Senior staff will make every effort to help you grow, improve, and reach your career goals.

    Certificate of completion. Upon completion of your internship, interns will be issued formal certificates of completion to boost their resume.

    What you might be doing

    Research assistance: Dig up source documents, monitor developments on specific topics, and draft short research briefs.

    Administrative tasks: Help tidy and prepare analysis for distribution, translate documents, manage web content, or clean up databases.

    Internship schedules

    Trivium does not have a pre-determined calendar, and internships can begin at any time. Please submit applications at least two weeks before you’re hoping to begin an internship.