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Interns and Volunteers

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:

Jacqueline Meyer
Volunteer and Recruitment Manager
Asia Society
725 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10021-5088
Email: [email protected]
Fax: 212-452-1422 

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 that internships are unpaid.

Finance Intern
Major projects with the Finance team will expose the intern to budgeting and reporting functions and analysis of various aspects of the organization.
Finance Intern (PDF)

Policy Intern
Asia Society seeks a talented intern to be assisted by the Policy Desk in learning the process of facilitating public programming.
Policy Intern (PDF)

ChinaFile Spring/Summer Interns
ChinaFile (, a magazine-style website on contemporary China published by the Center on U.S.-China Relations, is currently accepting applications for Spring and Summer Internship positions.
ChinaFile Spring/Summer Interns

Executive Offices Intern
Asia Society is seeking an intern to assist with database management, fact checking, and document review at a high level within the Executive Branch.
Executive Offices Intern (PDF)

Asia Society Business Intern
Asia Society, a leading nonprofit cultural and educational institution, seeks a talented intern to assist the Business Desk in facilitating public programming.
Asia Society Business Intern

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

Graphic Design and Production Intern
Asia Society seeks a Graphic Design and Production Intern to provide support to the Communications Department.
Graphic Design and Production Intern (PDF)