Hinckley International Internship available to work in the Jordanian Institute of Diplomacy. This is a high level prestigious institute. Interns selected will deal with influential international figures, foreign diplomacy, and international affairs. 




Interns will complete various tasks and duties depending on the host agency.  Interns will assist in daily operations, 
research on various projects and contracts, write reports, assist in the preparation of visits, and engage in public and private diplomacy. Interns may also be asked to assist in various other capacities in order to make the internship a productive learning experience.


There is no language requirement.


Interns are responsible for finding their own housing, but the host office and Hinckley Program Manager will provide assistance. 


Costs include:
        University of Utah tuition
        Academic Fee: $300
        Housing and Living Expenses: About $2,000


International interns are eligible to apply for the Hinckley Global Scholarship offered through the Hinckley Institute. Information can be found here. The Hinckley Institute also offers a low-interest loan program found here. In addition to funding through the Hinckley Institute, scholarships are available through the Center for Learning Abroad.


Internship dates may vary depending upon location but are based around the academic calendar:

  • Fall Semester: September-December
  • Spring Semester: January-April
  • Summer Semester: May-August


Students are required to register for a minimum of 3 HNKLY credit hours and a maximum of 12. International interns are required to submit 4 reflections and 10 weekly updates throughout the semester, as well as write a final policy paper, which is due 4 weeks after the end of the semester.


Students are required to attend a pre-departure orientation, which provides cultural and safety training and explanation of academic requirements. Students also meet with the program manager upon returning from the internship.


Please submit the Hinckley online application before the deadline and then Global Internship Manager Courtney McBeth will contact you to set up an interview. During the interview you will receive more information on program specifics.