UCLA Career Center - Handshake

Handshake is a platform that connects talented Bruins with internships, jobs and career opportunities.

Use Handshake to find workshops, events and other career development programs hosted by the UCLA Career Center.


UC Program Internships

UCLA Center for American Politics and Public Policy (CAPPP)
Quarter in Washington Program

UC Center Sacramento Program

Department Teaching Assistants

Applications for TAships with the Asian American Studies Department are due in Winter Quarter (February).

The Asian American Studies Department TA application may be found here:



Still need to find a “match”? Feel free to look for other organizations you can work with.

When you email organizations, make sure to:

  • state your major(s) and, if applicable, your minor(s)
  • let them know you are looking for an internship for academic credit for a particular quarter (make sure to include the start and end dates!)
  • describe why you are interested in their organization for an internship
  • share what skills or knowldge that you have to contribute
  • include your resume and open schedule

KYCC Communications and Development Intern- Deadline: October 15, 2018

KYCC is a multiservice community-based organization in Los Angeles’s Koreatown. Established in 1975, with a diverse staff of over 100, KYCC is the oldest and largest Korean American nonprofit organization. Position: Communications/ Development Intern (8 hrs./week, from 10/2018 until 2/2019. (Dates can vary depending on school calendar) Unit: Administrative Positions Available: One Reports To: Communications […]

2019 PPIA Junior Summer Institute – Deadline: November 1, 2018

The goal of the PPIA Fellowship Program is to help prepare to pursue Masters’ or joint degree, typically in public policy, public administration, international affairs or a related field. The organization does this through the intensive study provided by participation in a Junior Summer Institute (JSI), through partnerships with universities across the country, and through […]