Congressional Award Internship

Interns assist Congressional Award Program Managers with the promoting, publicizing, and overseeing of the foundation and its day-to-day operations.

Congressional Award Internship

Oct 31, 2012

The Congressional Award is accepting internship applications for the Spring 2013 Semester in the National Office in Washington, DC.  Interns assist Congressional Award Program Managers with the promoting, publicizing, and overseeing of the foundation and its day-to-day operations. This includes program-related activities, medal ceremonies, and national events. The Program Managers are the foundation's liaisons with congressional offices, partnering organizations, schools, advisors, individual participants, education officials, and state and local media. Interns are also expected to lead a project within the office for the Program. The individual assignments for interns will include the following:

  • Updating and compiling social media materials

  • Planning and assisting with multiple fundraisers and national events

  • Planning and assisting with preparation for the 2013 Gold Medal Ceremony

  • Designing a new public service announcement for the program on various mediums

  • Networking with the Congressional Award Alumni Association

  • Organizing meetings for local outreach with congressional offices, youth organizations, schools, etc.

  • Compiling mailing lists, planning and staffing events, and assisting in other development projects

This is an unpaid position that offers a small stipend and transportation allowances.   If you have any questions, please contact Mark Stevans in the National Office at information@congressionalaward.org or (888) 802-9273.

 

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