United Nations Foundation Internship

General Information:

  • Candidate must be enrolled in an undergraduate degree-granting program during the internship or must be a recent graduate (within 8 months of graduation).
  • Please apply at your earliest convenience but no later than April 26, 2019.
  • Application tips: Please tailor your cover letter to the specific internship for which you are applying.  Explain how your studies, past internship or professional experience, personal background and/or areas of focus have led you to apply.  Make sure you touch on why the specific issue area, not just UNF in general, is of interest to you.


Campaign Intern, Nothing But Nets

Nothing But Nets is an innovative grassroots campaign that fights malaria, which claims the life of a child every two minutes. Our campaign goals are to raise critical funds to send life-saving bed nets to families and to advocate for malaria prevention programs like the President’s Malaria Initiative and the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria. The selected intern will undertake supporting both our development and advocacy work through special projects and assisting senior staff.

Communications Intern, Shot@Life

Shot@Life, a campaign of the United Nations Foundation, educates, connects and empowers Americans to help protect children in developing countries from vaccine-preventable diseases. By joining this movement, Americans can help protect children from some of the world’s deadliest and most debilitating diseases. Shot@Life relies on a robust communications strategy to reach a vast and complex audience including, volunteers, Members of Congress, corporate, organizational and implementing partners.


Intern, Family Planning, FP2020

FP2020 is an outcome of the 2012 London Summit on Family planning and is based on the principle that all women and girls, no matter where they live, should have access to lifesaving contraceptives. Achieving the FP2020 goal is a critical milestone to ensuring universal access to sexual and reproductive health and rights, as laid out in Sustainable Development Goals 3 and 5. The FP2020 Secretariat is hosted by the United Nations Foundation.

Intern, Investment and Data, Clean Cooking Alliance

The Clean Cooking Alliance works with a global network of partners to build an inclusive industry that makes clean cooking accessible to the three billion people who live each day without it. Established in 2010, the Alliance is driving consumer demand, mobilizing investment to build a pipeline of scalable businesses, and fostering an enabling environment that allows the sector to thrive. Clean cooking transforms lives by improving health, protecting the climate and environment, empowering women, and helping consumers save time and money.


This upcoming April 30, 2019 12:00pm-1:00pm at the 2nd Floor Large Conference Room, join us for lunch with NACCHO, you will have the opportunity to learn more about the organization and different opportunities such as CE, Practicum, internships and potential job openings.
All are welcome!
RSVP is strongly encouraged