Mercy Corps is always looking for outstanding students and recent graduates who are committed to international issues and are interested in humanitarian aid and development careers. Please search below for our currently available internships.
Headquarters Internships (US and Europe)
Internships provide aspiring international development professionals a chance to do real-world research, learn the ins-and-outs of global relief and development work, and gain exposure to a full range of non-profit management issues. Undergraduate and graduate-level internships may be available at Mercy Corps’ U.S. headquarters in Portland, Oregon including offices in Washington, DC or Cambridge, MA and our European headquarters in London and Edinburgh. These opportunities will be posted as they become available.
Field (International) Internships
Field internships are excellent opportunities for those seeking a career in development to gain applicable field work experience. Summer internship opportunities are posted between January and April, as needed. Other opportunities will be posted as they become available. Click here to return to an overview of our internship program.
Please note Mercy Corps does not require any fees to apply for posted positions.
|Content Strategy Team Social Media Intern - Portland, OR||Portland, Oregon|
|Portland, OR - Global Envision Impact Storytelling Intern||Portland, Oregon|
Finance and Compliance
|Portland, OR - International Finance Fiscal Year End Intern||Portland, Oregon|
|DRC - Market and Value Chains Intern||Goma, Congo, Democratic Republic Of (Was Zaire)|
|Jordan - Humanitarian Response and Protection Technology Intern||Amman, Jordan|
|Jordan - Youth Impact Lab Research Intern||Amman, Jordan|
|Mali - Gender Intern||Bamako, Mali|
|Portland, OR - Global Energy Analyst Intern||Portland, Oregon|
|Portland, OR - Humanitarian Leadership & Response Intern||Portland, Oregon|
|Portland, OR - MicroMentor Technology Intern||Portland, Oregon|
|Uganda - Civil Society Organization Capacity Building Intern||Kotido, Uganda|
|Uganda - Energy and Digital Finance Intern||Yumbe, Uganda|
|Uganda - Environmental Compliance Intern||Abim, Uganda|
|Uganda- Leadership Initiative Technical Support Intern||Kotido, Uganda|
|Washington, DC - Emergency Food Security Intern||Washington, District of Columbia|
Talent and Strategy
|Portland, OR - eLearning Course Librarian Intern||Portland, Oregon|
|Portland, OR - Gender, Diversity and Inclusion Intern||Portland, Oregon|
|Portland, OR - Learning & Development Video Editing & Content Creation Intern||Portland, Oregon|