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William & Mary Student Internships

AidData is hiring William & Mary students for internships with three units — Geocoding, Operations, and Tracking Under Reported Financial Flows. (TUFF). Application deadlines and space available varies by team.

Geocoding (rolling basis)

Tracking Under Reported Financial Flows (September 25th)



September 25th — but applications will be considered starting immediately and continuing on a rolling basis until space is filled.

Position Description

On the geocoding team, you will work to track the locations of individual aid projects, enabling researchers and development stakeholders to understand the geography of development finance. Geocoders frequently have the opportunity to work on projects for strategic partners such as the World Bank, USAID, the Gates Foundation, and MacArthur Foundation.

To inquire:

Contact Renee Rothbert (

To apply:

Fill out the application at the link below today.

Apply Here

Tracking Under Reported Financial Flows (TUFF)

Deadline: September 25th

Position Description

On the TUFF team, you will use a unique open-source data collection methodology developed by AidData to track Chinese development finance worldwide, Gulf Cooperation Council financial flows and Ebola crisis in Liberia and Sierra Leone. You will have the experience of building a dataset from scratch and see what the big picture of Chinese and Arabic foreign aid looks like. If you are curious, interested in international development, love to read and write, please join us and help up find out what is going on around the globe.

To Inquire:

Contact Mengfan Cheng

To Apply:

Fill out the application at the link below today.

Apply Here