Undergraduate Research & Scholarships

UCDC

Past Internships held by Berkeley UCDC students

 

Internship Placement: Major(s)
Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law: Psychology and Legal Studies
U.S. Department of Commerce – Office of the White House Liaison: Political Science and Global Studies
Political Violence Lab (PVL) – Professor Andrew Shaver: Political Science
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts: Interdisciplinary Studies
Office of Congresswomen Doris Matsui (CA-6): Political Science
Office of Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA): Political Science
Office of Congressman Eric Swalwell (CA-15): Legal Studies
Winning Strategies Washington: Political Science
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)/Office of Congressman Eric Swalwell (CA-15): Legal Studies
Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI) & Office of Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-6): Sociology
Office of Senator Alex Padilla (D-CA): Legal Studies
Public Citizen: Economics
New Paradigm Agency (NP): English and City & Regional Planning
American Task Force on Lebanon (ATFL): Political Science
Atlantic Council – Digital Forensic Research Lab: Political Science
Zipin, Arnster & Greenberg, LLC/ABA Commission on Immigration: Legal Studies
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): Political Science
The Hudson Institute: Political Science and Legal Studies
The Hub Project: Legal Studies
Office of Congressman Mark Takano (CA-41): Political Science
US House Judiciary Committee – Majority Office: Legal Studies
National Education Association (NEA): Social Welfare
American Enterprise Institute (AEI): Political Science
Precision Strategies: Political Science and Media Studies
Office of the Attorney General for DC: Political Science
National Immigration Forum: Legal Studies
Urban Libraries Council: Economics
The Victory Institute: Political Science
US House Committee on Education and Labor: Political Science
Office of Congressman Tony Cardenas (CA-29): Political Science
Office of the Attorney General for DC: Political Science
HIPS: Social Welfare
The Hub Project: Political Science
US Government Accountability Office (GAO): Political Science
Business Forward: Political Science
Center for American Progress (CAP): Legal Studies
U.S. Department of Agriculture – HACU: Political Science
Glen Echo Group: Media Studies

Internship Placement: Major(s)

Center for Education Reform (CER) : Political Science, Philosophy
Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto (KKC) : Political Science
National Disability Rights Network (NDRN) : Political Science
Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS) : Political Science, Public Policy
Forbes-Tate Partners : Political Science, Global Studies
Office of Congressman Tony Cardenas (CA-29) : Political Science, Global Studies
Office of Senator John Barrasso (WY) : Legal Studies, Political Science
Office of Congresswoman Doris Matsui (CA-06) : Environmental Economics & Policy, Society & Environment
UC Office of Federal Governmental Relations : Social Welfare
Office of Senator Alex Padilla (CA) : Political Science, Public Policy
Office of Congressman John Garamendi (CA-03): Political Science
DC Public Schools-Urban Education Leadership Program : Economics, Public Policy
Washington Office on Latin America (WOLA) : Political Science, Spanish/Portuguese
Political Violence Lab (PVL) – Professor Andrew Shaver : Political Science
Becky’s Fund : Social Welfare
White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) : Conservation and Resource Studies, Global Public Health
Mil Mujeres : Sociology
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) : Political Economy
Office of Senator Chris Coons (DE) : Political Science, Global Studies

Internship Placement: Major(s)

United Nations Information Center (UNIC): Political Science, Legal Studies
Defenders of Wildlife: Political Science
USAID – Legislative and Public Affairs Bureau: Political Science
Gillian Battino for U.S. Senator: Political Science
US Department of State, Bureau of Conflict and Stabilization Operations: Political Science, Journalism
National Disability Rights Network: Political Science, Public Policy
UNICEF: Sociology and Political Science
Office of Congressman Tony Cardenas (CA-29): Legal Studies, Education
Potomac Institute for Policy Studies (ICTS): Political Science, Public Policy
White House Liaison Office – U.S. Department of Education; Political Violence Lab – Andrew Shaver: English, Global Poverty and Practice
The Smithsonian Institution – Communications & Partnerships: Media Studies, Spanish
The Cato Institute: Political Science, Public Policy
The Brookings Institute – Governance Studies: Political Science, Public Policy, History
Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI): Society and Environment, City Planning
Political Violence Lab – Andrew Shaver/Office of Senator Chris Coons (D-DE): Political Science, Legal Studies
Vital Voices Global Partnership: Economics
International Law Institute: Anthropology
Georgetown Law Investigative Internship: Political Science
U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Population & Migration: Political Economy, Global Studies, Human Rights
Alliance for Health Policy: Public Health, Integrative Biology, Asian American Studies

Internship Placement: Major(s)
American Bar Association: Political Science, Public Policy
Perseus Strategies: Political Science, English
Political Violence Lab: Political Science
National Organization for Women (NOW): Political Science, Global Poverty and Practice
The NewDeal: Political Science
National Immigration Forum: English
Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training: Political Science, Public Policy
UN – Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWPI): Political Economy, Human Rights
Political Violence Lab: Political Science
Center for Gender and Refugee Studies: Ethnic Studies, Sociology
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC): Legal Studies, Education, Chicano Studies
Hope Foundation for Reentry Network (HFRN): Legal Studies, Public Policy
Ailink Technology Corporation: Media Studies, Journalism
The Office of Congressman Jared Huffman (CA-2): Political Science
Political Violence Lab: Political Science, Psychology
The Association for Community Empowerment Solutions (ACESWorld) /The Partnership for Public Service: Economics
Political Violence Lab: Political Science, Philosophy
U.S. Department of State – Foreign Service Institute: Political Science
Gender and Communication in MENA Research Project: Political Science
Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training: Political Science, History
Keith Watters & Associates: Political Science
Political Violence Lab: Political Science, Philosophy
Mil Mujeres: Political Science, Public Policy
Association of Latino Administrators and Superintendents (ALAS): Legal Studies, Public Policy
Political Violence Lab: Political Science
Dentons US, LLP: French
Political Violence Lab: Political Science

Internship Placement: Major(s)
U.S. Agency for International Development – Africa Bureau: Political Science, Pub Policy
UC Office of Federal Government Relations (UCOFGR): Political Science
Kohn, Kohn & Colapinto, LLC: Comparative Literature, Global Studies-Human Rights
Office of Congressman Jared Huffman (CA-02): Political Science, Rhetoric
State Department: Political Science, Economics
U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Near Eastern Affairs: Political Science, History
Association for Diplomatic Studies and Training: Political Science, Creative Writing
State Department – clearance process (Bureau of International Organization Affairs): Political Science
National Immigration Forum: Sociology

Internship Placement: Major(s)
House Committee on Appropriations, State and Foreign Operations Subcommittee: Political Science, Public Policy, City and Regional Planning
Office of Congresswoman Zoe Lofgren (CA-19): Global Studies
The National League of Cities: Political Science, English
Office of Congressman John Garamendi (CA-3): Political Science, Legal Studies
Office of Congresswoman Linda T. Sánchez (CA-38): Legal Studies, Portuguese
Office of Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT): Legal Studies
US House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis (SCCCD): Political Science, Public Policy
National Center for Health Research: Public Health
Office of Congressman Mark DeSaulnier (CA-11): Political Science, Journalism
Office of Senator Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY): Political Economy
Office of House Majority Leader Steny Hoyer: Political Science, Human Rights
Public Defender Service for the District of Columbia: Political Science, History
Migration Policy Institute: Political Science, Ethnic Studies
Office of Congressman Lou Correa (CA-46): Political Science
NARAL – Pro Choice America: Social Welfare
Embassy of Afghanistan: Political Science, Public Policy
Hepatitis B Foundation: Public Health, Human Rights
U.S. Supreme Court, Office of the Curator: Legal Studies, Global Poverty and Practice
U.S. AID – Africa Bureau, Office of Development Planning: Sociology and Society and Environment
Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee (DSCC): Political Science, Media Studies
Latin American Working Group: Political Science, German
Office of Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13): Political Science, Spanish
Office of Congressman Tom Malinowski (NJ-07): Political Science, Conservation and Resource Studies
Office of Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL): Political Science, Data Science
Embassy of Afghanistan: Political Economy, Spanish
Office of Congressman John Lewis (GA – 05)/ Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC): Political Science
Office of Senator Kamala Harris: Philosophy
Chesapeake Climate Action Network/Transformative Justice Coalition: Political Economy
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation: Political Science
Active Minds: History, Education
CAIR – Council on American Islamic Relations: Political Science, Public Policy
Family Equality Council: English
United Nations Foundation – Girl Up/National Education Association: Media Studies, Early Childhood Development
C-SPAN: Media Studies, Theater and Performance Studies

Internship Placement: Major(s)
Office of Congressman Raúl Grijalva (AZ-03): Environmental Economics and Policy, Minor in City Planning
U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Public Affairs: English Literature and Political Science
Department of Transportation: Political Science
Heritage Foundation (HIAS), Young Leaders Program: Political Science
United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (UNECLAC): Economics
Public Defender’s Service: Ethnic Studies
Center for Democracy in the Americas: Philosophy, Minor in Global Poverty & Practice
Delegation of the European Union to the US: Economics
Partnership for Public Service: Public Health, Minor in Public Policy
Institute for Educational Leadership (IEL), The Marshall Legacy Institute: Business Administration, Minor in Ethnic Studies
Office of Congressman Ted Lieu (CA-33): Political Science, Minor in History
US Department of Justice, Criminal Division: Political Science, Minor in Public Policy
Washington Lawyers Committee, US Conference of Mayors: Political Science, Minor in Human Rights
National Women’s Health Network (NWHN): Economics, Legal Studies
National Collections Program (NCP): Anthropology
Office of Senator Kamala Harris: Legal Studies, Minor in History
Office of Congressman Pete Aguilar (CA-31): Political Science and Legal Studies
Center for Responsible Lending (CRL): Global Studies
Smithsonian Institute/ U.S. Department of State (awaiting Clearance): Global Studies
Office of Congressman Jimmy Gomez (CA-34): Political Science
Washington Office on Latin America: Public Health
Office of Senator Kamala Harris: Political Science, Minor in Public Policy
Office of Senator Charles Schumer (D-NY): Political Science
US Department of State: Global Studies, Minor in Public Policy
New Paradigm Strategy Group: Media Studies
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA): Society and Environment
Senate Committee on Banking Housing and Urban Affairs/ Good Food Institute: Urban Studies, Minor in Public Policy
American Enterprise Institute (AEI), Russia Program: Political Science

Internship Placement: Major(s)
Delegation of the European Union to the U.S.: Economics, Minors in Demography and Public Policy
End Citizens United: Political Science
American Enterprise Institute: Legal Studies, Minor in Public Policy
Mothership Strategies: Political Science, Minor in City Planning
No Labels: Development Studies and Latin American Literatures
UNHCR – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees: Rhetoric and Political Science
Washington Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and Urban Affairs: Political Science
U.S. Department of State – Bureau of Counterterrorism: Social Welfare
Office of Congresswoman Barbara Lee (CA-13): Philosophy
Public Defender Service for DC: Conservation and Resource Studies
United Farm Workers: Political Science, Minor in Public Policy
Spiros Consulting: Political Science
American Action Forum (AAF): Political Science, Minor in Public Policy
Congressional Black Caucus Foundation: Political Science, Minor in Music
Bipartisan Policy Center: Political Science, Minor in Music
Kohn, Kohn, & Colapinto / National Whistleblower Center: English and Political Science, Minor in Education
Smithsonian Institution National Museum of American History: Media Studies
CBS News: English
Office of Congressman Salud Carbajal (CA-24): Political Science
Potomac Institute for Policy Studies – ICTS: Media Studies
Voice of America: Political Science
Mike Lux Media / American Family Voices: Political Science
Middle East Institute (MEI): EECS
Federal Reserve Board of Governors, Division of Consumer and Community Affairs: Economics
Office of Congresswoman Karen Bass (CA-37): Political Science
Potomac Institute for Policy Studies – ICTS: Political Science
New Frontier Data: Political Science
Office of Senator Dianne Feinstein (CA): Political Economy, Minor in Peace & Conflict Studies
United States Trade Representative (USTR): Social Welfare
Congressional Coalition on Adoption Institute (CCAI): Media Studies, Minor in Public Policy