Project Code: STATE-USA-OBO-73

Study Abroad - Real Estate/ Urban Planning

Project Title Study Abroad - Real Estate/ Urban Planning
Project Summary The Master Planning Office is looking for study abroad students who wish to create a report of the city in which they live or cities they plan to visit. Students wishing to apply should be living overseas, be interested in real estate, urban planning, international affairs, photography, graphics.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
DoS Office OBO/PRE/MPE/MPD
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 5
Project Description

This will be a great internship for students who are looking for a relaxed internship while studying abroad. This will be similar to creating a blog about your study abroad location, but more defined for Department of State uses. The Bureau of Overseas Buildings Operations (OBO) directs the worldwide overseas building program for the Department of State. This internship will have the intern focus on a specific neighborhoods in their study abroad or overseas location, and will be detailed oriented to urban planning, city development, transportation, major routes for demonstrations, city culture, and on site perspective.

Required Skills or Interests
Skill(s)
Analytical writing
GIS expertise
Storytelling/blogging/vlogging
Additional Information

Student's should be self motivated and able to work independently. Desired skills: Microsoft Office (Word and PowerPoint), data analysis, real estate or urban planning expertise, mapping and graphic design.