The Association for Women in Science (AWIS) National Office has paid internships available year-round, each lasting 2-4 months

In the past, interns have acted as the AWIS liaison to the National Coalition for Women and Girls in Education, attended hearings and followed judicial decisions, composed AWIS press releases, worked on public relations, set up cataloging systems for AWIS resources, written for the bimonthly AWIS Magazine, assisted with membership activities, worked on grants, fulfilled information requests, and much more!

AWIS interns are a vital part of the National Office operations. Our interns are invaluable to the organization, and we strive to make your experiences with AWIS equally valuable to your own career/ leadership development.

To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to Patricia Chinogwenya (hove AT awis.org)stating the time of year for which you are applying, and the particular interest you have in applying to our organization.

MARKETING INTERNSHIP AT THE AWIS NATIONAL OFFICE

Qualifications: We are looking for an undergraduate or graduate student who is majoring in business marketing, or related field. Must be personable, self-driven, and a self-starter. Requires a sense of mission for equal rights for women.

Position responsibilities

  • Assist with membership activities, including expanding the membership base
  • Develop media kit
  • Advertise the AWIS's mission to students and faculty on your own campus and nearby universities
  • Develop and implement magazine advertising strategy

PUBLICATIONS INTERNSHIP AT THE AWIS NATIONAL OFFICE

Qualifications: We are looking for an undergraduate or graduate student who is a good writer and researcher. Must be personable, self-driven, and a self-starter. Requires a sense of mission for equal rights for women.

Position responsibilities

  • Writing a policy-driven e-newsletter twice a month
  • Promoting advertising in the AWIS Magazine
  • Various publications tasks including proofreading and editing
  • Developing and providing content for parts of the AWIS website
  • Other administrative tasks as needed

GRANT WRITING INTERNSHIP AT THE AWIS NATIONAL OFFICE

Qualifications: We are looking for an undergraduate or graduate student who is majoring in business or related field. Must be personable, self-driven, and a self-starter. Requires a sense of mission for equal rights for women.

Position responsibilities

  • Researching available grants for AWIS
  • Writing grant applications
  • Developing other fundraising opportunities
  • Other tasks as needed

Location(s): Association for Women in Science (AWIS) National Office

Program Dates and Duration: 2-4 months ~ available year round

Stipend: paid internships

Deadline: rolling ~ Click here to go to opportunity

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