Internship Opportunities

Fall 2014 internship needs include:

  • Event planning—helping to plan our annual We Are Girls conference which serves 1,600 parents, girls and educators in November.
  • Fundraising—gaining first hand experience in the development program of a nonprofit.
  • Communications—contributing to social media, the agency blog/website, and external communications.

Each of these internship positions can also contain a direct service component, helping to lead our self esteem building programs with girls, if desired.

 

GENaustin is seeking strong leaders with a passion for girls’ issues to fill a number of unpaid internships within our agency. All interns must be committed to the mission of GENaustin, be team-oriented, possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and have reliable transportation. Internships typically last one semester (fall, spring or summer) and are anywhere from 10-40 hours/week.  Please use the application form to specify which areas of our work you are most interested in.   Thank you for considering GENaustin for your internship!   To apply, download the application form GENaustin Internship Application, fill it out and send it to volunteer@genaustin.org.

 

Internship Application Procedures
Applicants are interviewed and selected on a rolling basis. Placements are typically filled by these dates: Fall – August  31 | Spring –  December 5   1)      Please save your internship application and your resume using the following naming system. Application: Firstname_Lastname_Internship_Application.doc Resume: Firstname_Lastname_Internship_Resume.doc  (submission optional)   2)    Send your completed application material to volunteer@genaustin.org and use the subject line: Your name, internship.   Notice: GENaustin DOES NOT accept paper, mailed or faxed applications. Adobe Acrobat Reader is required to download and submit this internship application. Please use a word processing program such as MS Word before submitting your application materials.  Also, please note that submitting a resume is optional.