Project Code: STATE-USA-HR-124

Diplomacy in Texas

Project Title Diplomacy in Texas
Project Summary Bring Diplomacy to Texas. Assist the Diplomat in Residence for Texas in arranging and conducting public outreach to explain U.S. diplomacy and recruit new professionals and interns.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 3
Project Description

Assist the Diplomat in Residence to inform audiences about the work of our nation's diplomats and to recruit
professionals to conduct and support diplomacy at home and abroad. Duties will include:
• Develop social media content of regional interest
• Engage with key influencers to promote understanding of State Department programs.
• Collaborate with the DIR to develop a plan of engagement for the region.
• Assist with scheduling, arrangement, and advertising of events/programs.
• As available, participate in and observe events; support events by assisting with registration, taking photos,
noting questions, etc.
• Research new and update existing contact information for recruiting partners.
• Conduct data analysis and track metrics to measure outcomes.
Preference will be given to students studying in Texas who have been at their institutions for a minimum of one
year, preferably two. (El Paso area students should apply for the DIR Southwest program.)

Required Skills or Interests
Cultural diplomacy
Data analysis
Editing and proofreading
Additional Information