OPPORTUNITY: Apply to Intern or Volunteer with the Committee of 100 Annual Conference

Seeking Volunteers for the Committee of 100 2017 Annual Conference

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Project Pengyou is excited to share this opportunity for young Pengyous to volunteer or intern for The Committee of 100 (C100)! They are currently seeking motivated and reliable young leaders to intern and volunteer for the 2017 Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. on May 18-20, 2017, ideally candidates would be current students or recent graduates.

Read on for more information and how to apply!


The C100 Annual Conference is the premier forum in America on U.S.-China relations and Chinese American advancement. This will be our largest convening of distinguished C100 members and U.S.-China leaders, and we are expecting over 500 influencers in business, entertainment, government, academia, and the media to participate.

Each year, we are grateful for our team of volunteers and interns who commit their time and talents to help us ensure an impactful and seamless conference. Volunteers and interns gain invaluable exposure and behind-the-scenes insights into the orchestration of a multi-day world-class conference. Many of our volunteers and interns will be the faces of C100 at the conference, working in and around the venue, often being the first to greet our exceptional guests and VIPs. Click to view photos from the 2015 and 2016 Annual Conferences.

Limited volunteer and internship positions are available. Preference will be given to those with a demonstrated commitment to support C100’s mission to ensure the full inclusion of Chinese-Americans in the United States and advance the betterment of U.S.-China relations. Applications will be accepted until April 3, 2017 and will be reviewed on a rolling basis.

We look forward to you joining our team!

Apply to Volunteer

Get behind-the-scene insights into the orchestration of a high profile C-100 conference as well as a unique opportunity to work with the Committee of 100’s core team, including senior management. Don’t miss this opportunity to join a motivated community of supporters to work towards a hugely successful team effort

Apply now

Apply to Intern

Gain paid internship experience with behind-the-scene insights into the orchestration of a high profile C100 conference and have a unique opportunity to work with C100 senior management. This is an opportunity to join a motivated community of supporters to work towards a hugely successful team effort, receive a credible and compelling professional reference for future career development, to attend the full conference as a volunteer (ticket price $2,300) and to get leadership experience as a team leader of volunteers

Apply now

DEADLINE TO APPLY: April 3, 2017


A group shot of the Pengyou volunteers with Holly from the C100 25th Anniversary Gala and Summit

In the past, Project Pengyou Leadership Fellows and Chapter leaders have had very positive experiences serving as volunteers and interns for C100. Don’t miss a chance to have a meaningful volunteer experience and connect with experts in the industry!

About Committee of 100:

The Committee of 100 is a leadership organization of prominent Chinese Americans in business, government, academia, and the arts. For over 20 years, the Committee has served as a substantive bridge in the U.S.-China dialogue by fostering regular exchanges with the leadership of Beijing, Taipei, and Washington. Members of the Committee of 100 are leading U.S. citizens of Chinese descent who leverage their collective influence, resources and experiences to address important issues affecting U.S.-China relations as well as significant concerns of the Chinese American community. Learn more www.committee100.org