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

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HIRING: Bruin Ambassador Program – DEADLINE: February 19th, 2019

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UCLA-NTNU Taiwan Studies Initiative – DEADLINE: February 20, 2019

UCLA-NTNU Taiwan Studies Initiative Graduate Fieldwork Fellowships & Faculty Travel Grants   Graduate Fieldwork Fellowships Through a collaboration with National Taiwan Normal University (NTNU), the UCLA Asia Pacific Center offers awards of up to $3,750 per quarter for UCLA graduate students to conduct Taiwan-related research at NTNU. Students from any discipline may apply, but research […]