Apply for an internship.

Fort Worth Sister Cities International is seeking enthusiastic individuals with a global-citizenship mindset who are interested in being part of a successful nonprofit organization committed to cultivating international relationships and cultural understanding.

Each internship position is centered around international project management and provides you with hands-on experience in managing youth and adult exchanges, as well as local projects. Universities may offer course credit for our internships, so check with your adviser to see if ours meet the criteria for your school.

Internship opportunities focus on a variety of career interests, including:

  • Nonprofit Management/Development
  • International Business/Protocol
  • Marketing & Communications including Public Relations, Online & Social Media and Writing
  • Cultural Exchange Programs, Youth & Adult
  • Tourism/Cultural Diversity
  • Government and Public Relations
  • Education

Internship Benefits

  • Develop experience in creating international projects from the ground to final implementation
  • Opportunity to establish a network with international and local business, government and community groups
  • Develop an understanding of international cultural and political relations
  • Eligibility to travel with our youth delegations as an Assistant Delegation Leader
  • Establish experience in a highly visible position
  • Excellent international experience to include on working resume

Ideal candidates have the following qualities:

  • Great work ethic and positive attitude
  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills
  • Familiarity with popular social media websites and networks
  • Well-developed internet research skills
  • Ability to work in a multitask environment
  • Organizational skills and ability to prioritize
  • Demonstrated computer proficiency: Microsoft Office (Word, Publisher, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Copy editing and writing skills a plus
  • Good sense of humor also a plus
  • Knowledge of any of the following languages is a plus, but not required:
    • Spanish
    • Japanese
    • Italian
    • German
    • Hungarian
    • Indonesian
    • Chinese