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Internship

Policy Intern

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ACLU

30d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship
💻 Remote

AI generated summary

  • You need at least two years of undergrad, strong writing and research skills, Microsoft Office proficiency, and a commitment to civil liberties and social justice. Join us at ACLU for a valuable internship experience.
  • You will support ACLU policy efforts in AZ by attending meetings, conducting research, analyzing laws, engaging stakeholders, creating materials, and assisting in advocacy document preparation.

Off-cycle Internship

Government & Politics

Description

We are seeking undergraduate, graduate or law students looking for a part-time internship. The internship may be used for work study or course credits. Currently, we are able to offer a $15 per hour stipend. Interns must work 10 to 15 hours a week. The estimated duration for the internship is 12-14 weeks.

Requirements

  • Interns must have completed at least two years of undergraduate education. Additionally, interns should possess the following:
  • Strong writing and research skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Initiative to see projects through to completion
  • Attention to detail, excellent organization, and time-management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite
  • Good interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, and a personal approach that values the individual and respects differences
  • Demonstrated interest in civil liberties, civil rights, and social justice
  • Commitment to the mission of the ACLU of Arizona
  • Students in graduate programs and law students are strongly encouraged to apply

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Government & Politics

Responsibilities

  • As an intern with the ACLU of Arizona Policy Department, you will work to advance our agenda across a variety of civil rights and civil liberties issues. Interns may attend legislative hearings and partner meetings, conduct media, policy or legal research, analyze the impacts of existing laws and policy, identify and engage with key stakeholders, create educational materials, and assist in the preparation of reports, testimony, or other advocacy documents.

Application process

  • Please submit a cover letter that describes your interest, a current resume, and a writing sample (no more than 3-5 pages). Please note “Policy Internship” in the subject line of your email. No phone calls or walk-ins, please.

Details

Work type

Part time

Work mode

remote