Intern with ACC DC Metro

Why Intern with ACC?


ACC offers exciting internships in a dynamic multicultural environment. Without even leaving the DMV area, you can meet people from all over the world while gaining valuable professional skills. Working one-on-one with refugees and asylees is a rewarding opportunity, as you help amazing people get back on their feet and adjust to their new home.


Intern Opportunities


At ACC, we have a range of internship opportunities. Most of our refugee-related work takes place at the Silver Spring office, while programs, community initiatives, and asylee-related work are housed at our Arlington office:


R&P (Silver Spring)

Employment (Silver Spring or Arlington)

Youth Program (Silver Spring or Arlington)

Client Service (Arlington)

Project Management (Arlington)

Central American Minor (Arlington)


Application Procedure


In order to apply for an ACC internship, please send your resume and cover letter to Here. (Note: the Project Management internship also requires a 3-5 page writing sample on any topic.) If selected for an interview, you will be contacted. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. It is advised to submit your application at least one month before your intended start date.

After your acceptance, we will ask for:


1. An application

2. Background check

3. Driving record (if applicable)

4. Attendance at an orientation session


Intern Requirements



We accept full-time and part-time interns. We ask for at least 2 full days a week, although more days are preferred.


If you have any questions, please contact the intern coordinator at Here