Internship Suggestions

Spring 2009 - War, Memory, and the Holocaust

Government Agencies
  •  US Holocaust Memorial Museum
  •  US National Archives
  •  Smithsonian Institution- especially
  • Air and Space Museum
  • Museum of American History
  • American Indian Museum
  • National Park Service (administers most of the war memorials in DC)
  • Arlington National Cemetery
  • GPO
  • USAID
  • The Congressional Research Service (www.loc.gov/crsinfo/)
  • United States Institute of Peace (www.usip.org/)
  • US Forest Service
  • American Battle Monuments Commission
  • The United States Navy Memorial & Naval Heritage Center
  • The U.S. Navy Museum
  • The Air Force Memorial Foundation
NGOs and Private Sector:
  • Amnesty International
  • Human Rights Watch
  •  International Red Cross
  •  International Rescue Committee
  • Human Rights First 
  • Refugees International
  • Veterans of Foreign Wars 
  • American Legion
  • Disabled American Veterans
  • Vietnam Veterans against the War 
Military Advocacy Organizations
  •  Association for the US Army 
  • Air Force Association 
  • Navy Reserve Association 
  • National Guard Association of the US 
  • Navy League of the US 
  • Vietnam Veterans of American
Specific German possibilities:
  •  German Historical Institute
  • German Embassy/Consulate
  • The German Marshall Fund
  • Goethe-Instutute Washington DC 
Private Museums or Memorials:
  •  National Museum of American Jewish Military History
  •  National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund
  • Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars
  • The UN Office in Washington 
  • The European Union Office in Washington 
  • NATO Washington Office
  • The State Department 
Think Tanks:
  • AEI
  • American Foreign Policy Council
  • Atlantic Council of the United States
  • Brookings Institution
  • Carnegie Endowment for International Peace (Esp. Carothers)
  • Cato Institute
  • Center for Defense Information
  • Center for National Policy
  • Center for National Security Studies
  • Center for Security Policy
  • The International Crisis Group
  • Open Society Institute ­ Dana Johnson
  • The Henry L. Stimson Center
  • Rand Corporation
  • World Security Institute