Work at SCI

Sister Cities International’s jobs and internships are the perfect opportunity to join the citizen diplomacy movement and work with Sister City members all over the world.

  • Are you interested in citizen diplomacy, international relations, or nonprofit work?
  • Do you enjoy working with volunteers and employees in the field who make a difference in their communities?

Then join us today to help us promote peaceone individual, one community at a time through the power of Sister Cities.


Our intern positions are for current students and recent graduates at all levels and institutions. Interns will become an integral part of the staff at Sister Cities International.

Upon the successful completion of a semester, we provide interns with a stipend to help with expenses such as transportation costs to and from the Sister Cities International office.

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send a cover letter and resume to [email protected] with the job title referenced in the subject line.  SCI is an equal opportunity employer and actively seeks candidates from a diverse background.

No phone call please.  Please note, due to high interest in open positions at SCI, only those individuals whose qualifications match the current needs of this position will receive responses from SCI.

About Sister Cities International

Founded in 1956 by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, Sister Cities International (SCI) is a leading nonprofit membership organization headquartered in Washington, D.C. that is dedicated to connecting communities and empowering partnerships worldwide.  Our global network connects over 400 U.S. communities with nearly 2,000 sister city partnerships in 136 countries. We build long-term relationships where cities and citizens can learn, work, and solve problems together through educational, civic, business, cultural, professional and technical exchanges and projects.