Carter Center Summer Graduate Assistant Program 2014

Carter Center Summer Graduate Assistant Program 2014

Deadline: March 1, 2014

Applications are now invited for Graduate Assistantship Program 2014 at the Carter Center. The Carter Center Graduate Assistant Program offers a limited number of opportunities to students currently enrolled in a master’s level program.  Graduate assistants must make a 10-week, 40-hour-per-week commitment and receive a stipend of $3,500.


In order to be eligible for an assistantship,

  • Applicants must have completed at least two semesters of their academic coursework in a master’s or post-master’s level program, or currently be enrolled in a doctoral-level program.
  • Candidates who have graduated from either program are not eligible.

*There are no age restrictions or citizenship requirements for graduate assistants.

Program Areas:

  • Americas Program
  • China Program
  • Conflict Resolution Program
  • Democracy Program
  • Health Programs
  • Human Rights Program
  • Mental Health Program

Please see Program Highlights and FAQ’s for more information regarding the graduate assistantship program.

Please note that you may apply for the Graduate Assistantship Program in two ways:

  1. Apply and be considered for a graduate assistantship only.
  2. Apply and be considered for a graduate assistantship and internship; should you not be selected as a graduate assistant, you are still under consideration for an internship in the programs of your choice.

NOTE: The Center does not offer stipends; however, there is some need-based financial assistance available for candidates who are selected*.  Instructions for applying are provided in the appointment letter to successful candidates.

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