Asia Society welcomes interns and volunteers.
Volunteer opportunities include the reception/membership desk, AsiaStore, office support, and ushering/greeting assignments. Kindly click on the link below, print and complete the application form and send it to:
Volunteer and Recruitment Manager
725 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10021-5088
Email: [email protected]
Application form (PDF)
Both volunteer and intern applicants will be contacted if their skills and availability match with a department's request. If not, the application will be kept on file for future consideration.
Asia Society is the leading educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among peoples, leaders and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context. Across the fields of arts, business, culture, education and policy, the Society provides insight, generates ideas, and promotes collaboration to address challenges and create a shared future. We offer interns the opportunity to deepen their knowledge of the interplay of Asian and Western cultures. Asia Society's internship program is designed to provide you with practical vocational experience, training, and opportunities to both plan and participate in events and programs. For internship opportunities and contact information on how to apply, see below.
Please note: apart from the Endowment for Educational Opportunity paid internship program, all other internships are unpaid.
Executive Office Intern, Summer 2015
Asia Society seeks a talented intern to assist the Executive Office team in providing support for the executive leadership of the institution. Executive Office Intern (PDF)
Endowment for Educational Opportunity Paid Internships, Summer 2015
Asia Society's Endowment for Educational Opportunity provides paid internships for promising undergraduates who might not otherwise be able to devote a summer to work at a non-profit organization. Endowment for Educational Opportunity Paid Internships (PDF)
Social Media Intern, Summer 2015
Asia Society is looking for a talented Social Media Intern who will ideally be proficient in various social media platforms and be able to support the Online team independently. Social Media Intern (PDF)
Multimedia Intern, Summer 2015
Asia Society is looking for a talented Multimedia Intern who will ideally be proficient in video production and social media and be able to support the Online team independently. Multimedia Intern (PDF)
Asia Society Policy Institute Intern, Summer/Fall 2015
The Asia Society Policy Institute (ASPI) is seeking an exceptional intern with a demonstrated interest in the social, political, and economic challenges in Asia. Asia Society Policy Institute Intern (PDF)
ChinaFile Website Intern, Spring/Summer 2015
ChinaFile (chinafile.com), a magazine-style website on contemporary China published by the Center on U.S.-China Relations, is currently accepting applications for spring and summer 2015 internship positions. ChinaFile Web Intern (PDF)
Global Initiatives – Business Programs Intern, Summer 2015
Asia Society seeks a talented intern to assist the Global Initiatives team facilitating their business programming. The ideal candidate for this internship will have a keen interest in Asia in the areas of business, economics and international affairs. Global Initiatives – Business Programs Intern (PDF)
Global Initiatives – Policy Programs Intern, Summer 2015
Asia Society seeks a talented intern to assist the Global Initiatives team facilitating their policy-related public programming. The ideal candidate for this internship will have a keen interest in Asia in the areas of policy, history, and international affairs. Global Initiatives – Policy Programs Intern (PDF)
Policy Institute Internship, Spring/Summer/Fall 2015
Asia Society's Washington, D.C. office is seeking an exceptional intern with a demonstrated interest in the social, political, and economic challenges in Asia. The selected intern will support the Asia Society Policy Institute’s research and outreach work in Washington. Policy Institute Intern (PDF)
AsiaStore Merchandising Intern, New York
AsiaStore at Asia Society is accepting applications for a Merchandising Intern who will be exposed to all facets of AsiaStore's retail operation. AsiaStore Merchandising Intern (PDF)
AsiaStore Website Intern, New York
AsiaStore is seeking a technically skilled volunteer intern to assist with enhancing, updating and maintaining AsiaStore's retail website. AsiaStore Website Intern (PDF)