The Education for Peace in Iraq Center is dedicated to building a more peaceful, sustainable, democratic society in Iraq. To do this, we enhance understanding so that Iraq’s story can be shared around the world, monitor the crisis on-the-ground to inform better public policy, and provide relief to vulnerable families. Our employees and interns share our vision of a safe and prosperous Iraq for current and future generations.

EPIC is an equal opportunity employer that actively seeks a diverse pool of applicants.
We are currently accepting applications for Spring 2018 internships!


If you are looking for a challenging internship where you will see the results of your work, EPIC is the place for you. We welcome applications from graduate and undergraduate students, and recent grads, who are interested in empowering civil society, promoting peace, and delivering aid to vulnerable populations in Iraq. We highly encourage active dialogue and discussion about topics related to Iraq, the Middle East in general, U.S. foreign policy, and humanitarian relief efforts. Our interns receive as much from the program as they are willing to give.

For more information about our internship opportunities, including instructions for submitting your application, select the description that interests you below. The deadline to apply is Friday, December 8, 2017.

Spring 2018 internships run from January 9 to May 24, 2018. If you are a student, these dates can be negotiated to match your university’s schedule. Availability from 9 AM to 5 PM on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays is a requirement of our internship program. More details are provided in the position descriptions.