Saturday, April 25, 2009

Intern & Americorps Extra

For your Saturday consideration, we bring you late-in-the-game internship shoppers some bonus intern opportunities. And, for those wondering what to come September, how about some service work through Americorps?

Apply now (or soon, at least) for Volunteer Maryland/Americorps Volunteer Member Coordinator positions starting in September. Pay is $13k per year, plus possible health & education benefits

Virginia Americorps opportunities are available here; more information also available.

DC Americorps info – and – National Americorps info

The National Children’s Museum – slated to open at National Harbor in 2013 – is looking for an Intern to support their external relations activities, with a term of service running from Sept. 2009 to May 2010. Here’s an alternative link if other one doesn’t work. Apply by May 1.

The Corporation for Public Broadcasting is seeking an Intern for its Office of the Chief Operating Officer – Penn Quarter location – apply by May 4

The American Advertising Federation is seeking a part time Marketing & Communications Intern, of the unpaid sort, June-August 2009, 20+ hours per week. Intern will provide administrative, research and editorial support for the communications and marketing department.

The Philanthropy Roundtable notes Intern opportunities in the meeting, database, education, and publications arena – part-time work with $1,000/mo. stipend – and separately mention a specific need for a Development Intern – with a term of service through the end of the year as a possibility.

The ShortFormBlog cadre are looking for willing Intern recruits willing to spend a few hours a week producing terse verse on a variety of subjects. We don’t know if this will help you launch a prize-winning career in journalism, but these guys at least seem to have a sense of humor.

Multiple opportunities at Boardsource – providing best practices, training, and leadership development for board members of nonprofit organizations:
Coalition to Stop Gun ViolenceIntern opportunities – research, fundraising, web development, legislative

Interested in a venture funded internet startup in San Francisco looking to hire some Social Media Marketing Interns that would work remotely? Then something called Fwix might just be right up your alley.

Several foreign policy-related Intern opportunities with the National Democratic Institute.

Wildscreen USA is a nonprofit organization that uses the wildlife imagery to educate the public on biodiversity issues. You could be their Marketing Intern, and they would even pay you $1,500 for a summer’s labors. Some flexibility and self-management skills are required, for reasons that will be clear in the description.

Learning is Fundamental needs Interns (scroll down) to help promote affordable, quality early education for disadvantaged children and the support of their mothers or caretakers.

StoryCorps is looking for Interns for a variety of roles/activities – New York – apply by May 1.

The Public Health Foundation has desks awaiting three Marketing & Communications Interns, and three Graphic Design and Marketing Interns. Flexible schedule, no compensation.

Internships of the HR, accounting, marketing/membership, outreach and graphics varieties are available the American Geophysical Union

Rational PR is currently seeking candidates for a Summer Intern position, beginning June 1st, and possibly extending into the fall. Work to include writing press releases, maintaining press and media lists, research, pitching work and more.

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