The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that works with U.S. leaders to improve their response to the global poverty crisis.

We have several internship and volunteer openings that may be of interest to your students, these range from HR, PR/Marketing to Writing and Editing.  All of the details of the different positions can be found on our website here, but I have included an overview of our Political Affairs and Writer positions below as examples of our programs.

Internship Location: The programs are based online, so can be undertaken from any location.

Internship Start Dates: We have new programs starting every month, as such applications can be received at any time, through our website. Interns chose the start date that is most appropriate for them.

Mentoring and Supervision: All of our internships have a designated manager who will ensure that our interns are offered an induction to the program and then support throughout the internship with regular catch up Skype meetings, training/discussion sessions, and are a point of contact for any questions or concerns throughout the program.

Our internships are unpaid, however we are happy to work with you to be able to offer the intern college credit, if you feel it would be appropriate.

Political Affairs Internship

This is a part-time 14-hours per week, unpaid telecommuting internship. The internship is 4-months and responsible for leading public and political outreach in the state and district assigned to.

– Meet with members of Congress and/or Congressional staffers in your State and District.
– Represent The Borgen Project at various business, political and community events.
– Assist with fundraising. Create a personal fundraising campaign and meet targets.
– Mobilize individuals to contact their members of Congress in support of key poverty-reduction legislation.
– As needed, speak to groups, classes and organizations.
– Write letters of support for key programs to political leaders, media and other groups.

Outstanding writing skills.
– Self-starter who can produce great results with limited supervision.
– Strong oral communication skills and ability to lead meetings and give speeches.

Writer Internship

This is a 12-week, part-time, unpaid internship. The selected candidate will be able to work from home and pick their own schedule, but must meet weekly deadlines. Articles submitted will appear on BORGEN Magazine or The Borgen Project Blog.

– Write 2 articles per week.
– Research topics.
– Assist with advocacy efforts.
– Assist with fundraising. Create a personal fundraising campaign and meet targets.
– Attend training and orientation the first and third Monday of the internship, at 4pm PST.

Qualifications: Strong research and writing skills. Must be able to work independently and meet deadlines with very little supervision. Experience writing SEO friendly content is helpful, but not required.

Posted 09/20/2016

Online Social Media/Advocacy Internship, Together We Rise: Our interns assist with online national campaigns to raise awareness for foster children who are often neglected or forgotten about. They do this by creating and managing personal social media sites to make social media impressions in the foster care and non-profit industries. If you are hired for a position with us then you will have the opportunity to learn valuable skills that are applicable to various fields. The internship is a fun, innovative and creative opportunity to benefit foster children across the country as well as in your own community! Previous interns have had the opportunity to travel on our Clothing tours, host fundraising events, and even work directly at the TWR headquarters in Brea, CA. If Hired, Responsibilities Include: · Raising awareness for foster children · Creating and managing a fundraising event to support the cause of TWR · Participating in social media and being an advocate for foster youth in your community.

Social media savvy •Well-spoken and well-written •Passionate about making a difference in the world •Motivated to spread the Together We Rise mission •An energetic individual •Able to make a one semester commitment •Pursuing Bachelors Degree or Degree in hand, any major.

Go to our Facebook page @ Click and follow the “”Internship”” link on the left of the TWR page. Fill out the “”Together We Rise Internship Application”” and we will be in touch!

Posted 09/14/2016

Dream Big Media Solutions LLC, Administrative Assistant Intern: Internships are available year round! Right away you will learn skill sets that every organization looks for when hiring new employees.  There is potential for job placement locally, nationally, and virtually with small to large organizations as well as government agencies such as city, county, state, and federal. Not to mention this is a must for anyone looking to start their own business. Our virtual internship allows you to work around your schedule anytime, anywhere as long as you have a computer and access to the internet. Since we have many departments and work with a number of organizations we can help design specific skill sets that fit into your personal or professional goals. Keep in mind “67.7% of interns are being offered full time positions” This is the best opportunity for students that want to “test drive” their field of choice. Most internships offer college credits, please check with your academic adviser. Potential Intern Benefits: •Gain hands on experience•Work around your own schedule •Learn valuable skill sets•Build relationships•Learn to use software applications •Potential job placement•Learn to communicate with corporations and government agencies. The knowledge and training you receive with us adds tremendous value for employers that want to do more business with government agencies and corporations. It will also make you look unique and superior overall compared to other applicants when applying for a new position.

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