Rule of Law/Proposal Development Internship Summer 2017

Tetra Tech DPK (Tt DPK), a Tetra Tech company, provides technical, management, and advisory services to help developing and transitioning societies navigate the challenges they face. We work around the world to help establish and strengthen productive relationships between state and society and develop sustainable government and justice systems that are responsive, transparent, accountable, fair, and efficient. The mission of Tt DPK is to foster good governance and the rule of law as basic qualities of successful democratic societies and market economies.


Tt DPK seeks candidates for a Rule of Law/Proposal Development Internship for the Summer semester (June – September 2017) to assist the Business/Proposal Development/Recruitment/HR team. This position is based in San Francisco, California. Candidates should be interested in learning more about international development, proposal development for donor-funded projects, and technical methodologies utilized in rule of law, access to justice, crime and violence prevention, governmental integrity, and anti-corruption projects around the world.  Solid writing, research, and computer skills are essential. This is a paid internship.



    • Candidates must have strong interest and experience in international development.

    • Candidates must have solid writing, research, and MS Office Suite skills.

    • Knowledge of a second language, preferably French, Spanish, or Arabic is a plus.

    • Only students currently in law school, graduate programs in International Development, Public Administration, Nonprofit Administration, or similar graduate programs may apply.

    • Students must have already completed their undergraduate degree to be considered.


Position Description:

Chief responsibilities include supporting proposal development and recruitment efforts for rule of law, access to justice, crime and violence prevention, governmental integrity, and anti-corruption proposals and projects around the world. Intern will primarily help conduct research, write relevant proposal sections, and support recruitment tasks for live and upcoming proposals. Intern will also assist with project implementation assignments and general administrative tasks as needed.


Time commitment: 16-24 hours per week required. Please indicate your availability in your cover letter.


To apply for an internship with Tt DPK, please submit your CV and cover letter to This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it  and include the contact details of at least two professional references. 


We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.


Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.


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