Director of Field (posted 6/17/19)
SEARAC Internship Program
National Policy Intern (deadline: 8/2)
No application submitted after the deadline will be considered
SEARAC’s internship program allows interns to gain hands-on experience in:
- Policy, research, and legislative advocacy in the areas of education, immigration, health, or boys & men of color
- Analytical writing
- Working in collaboration with other groups and organizations
- Event planning and management
To qualify for an internship, the applicant must:
- Currently attend college/university or have recently graduated
- Have superior written and verbal communication skills
- Have knowledge of and interest in the Southeast Asian American community
Interns normally complete a minimum of 320 hours (32 hours a week over 10 weeks). The number of hours is negotiable depending on the intern’s schoolwork load.
If they meet the minimum requirements, interns may be eligible to recieve a $1,000 stipend upon completion of the internship OR receive course credit, but not both. To receive the stipend, the intern must not be receiving funding from another source, such as a fellowship or another internship program. For more information, please contact the internship coordinator.
Please submit following materials via e-mail to Kelsey Hendrixson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- A résumé
- A statement of interest
- A short writing sample (5 pages maximum)
- Contact information for at least one recommendation (a professor, employer, or mentor, etc.)