Internship Program

Internship Program

internship program

The Perth USAsia Centre hosts a prestigious and high-quality internship program for students with experience in international relations, strategic communications and related fields of study. The internship period recruits students into two different streams: research and communications. ‚Äč

The internship program is available for students currently enrolled in a tertiary institution, as well as recent graduates up to one year after course completion. The internship is available for-credit and not-for-credit placement and will offer experience in research, communications, events and activities related to geopolitics in the Indo-Pacific. 

In 2019, our internship program ran during Semester 1 (25 February - 24 May), Winter Break (24 June - 26 July) and Semester 2 (29 July - 25 October).

Dates for Semester 1 and 2, 2020 are yet to be advised. Follow the Centre on Facebook or LinkedIn for announcements.


  • Research Internship (7 January - 17 February, 2020). During this period we will be hosting events and working on planned projects relating to Korea, Vietnam and Indonesia Infrastructure. Applications close 5:00 PM, 1 November 2019. Interns must commit to 2 days per week and may also be requested to assist in events after 5pm.

To apply, please follow the instructions in the position description. If you have any questions or queries surrounding the internship program, please contact