Federal Advocacy Internship, National League of Cities – Washington, DC

Overview Are you interested in how policy decisions are made and influenced in Washington? Do you want to make a difference for people living in cities and towns around the United States? The National League of Cities’ federal advocacy internship will provide a student with the chance to learn more about the research, grassroots organizing, and lobbying activity that influences federal policy. Federal advocacy interns will support NLC’s federal advocacy efforts with substantive projects that include research and oral and written communications components, as well as opportunities to meet and…

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Spring 2018 Public Partnerships Internship, UNICEF – Washington, DC

BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: The partnership with the US government is one of UNICEF’s most important and multi-faceted external partnerships. The Public Partnerships Division is responsible for developing and strengthening public partnerships to support UNICEF’s work to protect the rights of every child. The Public Partnerships intern will work closely with the Public Partnerships Manager based in Washington D.C., supporting UNICEF in managing partnerships and resource mobilization with the various institutions of the Governments of the United States, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand. MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES AND TASKS: Assist the Public Partnerships…

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Spring 2018 Internships, House of Representatives – Washington, DC

Press Internship The Washington, D.C. office of Congresswoman Louise Slaughter (NY-25) is seeking a full-time press intern to work with the communications team in the Congresswoman’s personal and Rules Committee offices for the Spring 2018 semester. The press intern will work directly with an award-winning communications staff to carry out responsibilities including – but not limited to – creating digital content, developing press lists, collecting and distributing press clips, drafting press releases, and contacting reporters. Special skills such as photography or graphic design are a plus. Standard schedule begins with…

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Poverty Action Lab: Upcoming Webinars

Mark your calendars for our recruitment webinars! Please join us on Friday, December 15, 10:00-11:00am EST for an interactive webinar. J-PAL Global staff will provide an overview of the organization, discuss career opportunities within research and policy, and answer questions. Register here. For those interested in opportunities at J-PAL North America, please join us on Monday, December 4, 12:30-1:30pm EST. During the webinar, J-PAL North America staff will provide an overview of the organization and discuss career opportunities within research and policy at the North America office. Register here. See…

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Spring 2018 Undergraduate Policy Intern, Poverty Action Lab – Cambridge, MA

Country: United States Education: Bachelor’s Language Requirement: English Length of Commitment: Less than one year Start Date January 22, 2018 Undergraduate Policy Intern (Spring 2018) J-PAL is recruiting an Undergraduate Policy Intern to contribute to its mission of promoting evidence-based policy through the Global office. The internship is based at MIT in Cambridge, MA. This is a paid, part-time position (10-20 hours per week) during the 2018 spring semester. As most applicants will be full-time students, we can be flexible in setting exact work hours (e.g. two full days per…

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Spring 2018 Legislative Intern, Democratic Representative Deborah Gonzalez – Atlanta

Representative Deborah Gonzalez of HD 117 is seeking interns for the 2018 Legislative Session in Athens and Atlanta Progressive Democrat Intern Duties: • A variety of legislative duties relating to office and constituent services. o Conducting research and reports o Receiving and resolving inquiries from constituents o Attending meetings and briefing on behalf of Rep. Gonzalez o Researching and preparing policy memos o Tracking legislative bills o Work with constituents, community groups, and elected and appointed officials o Analyze a variety of complex policy issues. o Administrative tasks, tech support,…

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World Affairs Intern, World Affairs Council of Atlanta – Atlanta

Background: The World Affairs Council of Atlanta is a non-partisan, membership and grant-supported organization whose mission is to provide a forum for discussion and understanding of international affairs and the complex global issues that impact Atlanta’s corporate community, governmental and non-governmental organizations, and the general public. Since 2010, the council has organized hundreds of programs exploring a diverse array of critical global issues. Job Details: Industry and Science/Research Job Description There are three internships at the World Affairs Council: Program Interns have the opportunity to come face-to-face with global business…

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Media Internship, ONE Deutschland – Berlin, Germany

ONE is a campaigning and advocacy organization of more than eight million people around the world taking action to end extreme poverty and preventable disease, particularly in Africa. We believe the fight against poverty isn’t about charity, but about justice and equality. Whether lobbying political leaders in world capitals or running cutting-edge grassroots campaigns, ONE pressures governments to do more to fight AIDS and other preventable, treatable diseases in the poorest places on the planet. We empower small-holder farmers, expand access to energy, and combat corruption to ensure governments are…

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Congressional Press Internship, House of Representatives – Washington, DC

The Office of Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard (HI-02) is seeking a press intern for Spring 2017. Candidates should be well organized, have good oral and written communication skills, and possess a strong interest in learning about press operations, the political process, and congressional affairs. The intern will assist in the day-to-day operations of a DC Congressional office by supporting congressional staff with press clips and constituent communication. The intern will also help to draft press releases, prep memos, and social media posts, in addition to assisting with legislative research and administrative…

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