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Full Time Position Openings
We are searching for a full-time Project Officer. The Project Officer contributes to the development and implementation of the World Movement for Democracy, which is a global network of civil society activists, scholars, parliamentarians, thought leaders, journalists, and funders who are committed to advancing democracy and human rights. Find more about the position here.
Hurford Youth Fellowships:
Application period is closed for the 2018-2019 round. We will begin accepting applications again in Spring 2019 for 2019-2020 fellowships.
The Hurford Youth Fellowship Program, facilitated by the World Movement for Democracy, seeks young democratic leaders from around the world who are committed to building their leadership skills, enhancing their organizational talents, and harnessing their potential. Every year, two young activists will spend four months at the World Movement’s Secretariat office in Washington, D.C. For more information, visit the Hurford Youth Fellowship Program page.

We welcome internship applications from all university students interested in gaining valuable office experience, working on communications, conducting research, attending events at the World Movement for Democracy’s Secretariat, and learning about what it takes to run a worldwide network!

Internships are located at our Washington, DC office and are accepted for spring, summer, and fall semesters. Interested candidates should know:
  • Interns are not compensated;
  • Prior arrangement with your school for academic credit is required;
  • Interns receive a $12 per day stipend for travel expenses;
  • Candidates from Syracuse University’s Maxwell School are eligible for the Anna Pkhrikian Memorial Internship, which is open to current graduate and undergraduate students of the Maxwell School.