The Nelson A. Rockefeller Center for Public Policy and the Social Sciences

Advocacy

Internship Opportunity: Justice in Motion Research Intern

This is an unpaid internship opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Internship - unpaid

Location: Brooklyn, New York

Sector: Immigration Law

Start Date: TBD

Wage or benefits: Unpaid

Time Commitment: At least 30 hours per week for eight weeks

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years including graduate students

Desired Major or Interest: Interest in migrant rights, legal casework

Application Deadline: Rolling

Organization website: http://justiceinmotion.org/

Brief Description of the organization:

Justice in Motion is a nonprofit organization that protects migrant rights across borders through legal,

policy, and educational programs in North and Central America.

Job Opportunity: Program Associate: Democracy and Human Rights-Wallace Global Fund

This is a paid employment opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Employment - paid

Location: Washington, D.C.

Sector: Social Justice/Entrepreneurship

Start Date:  Summer 2018

Wage or benefits: Compensation is consistent with the level of the position and experience of the candidate.  Excellent benefits.

Time Commitment: This is a full-time position, with an initial two-year contract

Desired Class Year: Open to college graduates with a Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree in a relevant field; experience working in a non-profit preferred

Application Deadline: June 13, 2018

Organization website: www.wgf.org

Brief Description of the organization:

Job Opportunity: Fahe Research and Outreach Coordinator

This is a paid employment opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Employment - paid

Location: Lexington, KY

Sector: Economic/Public Policy/Government

Start Date: 8/27/18

Wage or benefits: Funded for one year through the Americorps VISTA program with additional stipend from Fahe, with option to extend for an additional two years with current funding, and possible further extension

Time Commitment: Full time (40 hours per week)

Desired Class Year: Senior, Graduate Students, Other Alum, Thayer Alum, Thayer Grad Student, 5th yr B.E

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors (preferably those with backgrounds in economics and public policy)

Application Deadline: 6/4/2018

Organization website: www.fahe.org

Brief Description of the organization:

Internship Opportunity: Satyarthi Children's Foundation

This is an unpaid internship opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Internship - unpaid

Location: Primarily Remote, Alternate Locations: Washington, DC; London, UK; Delhi, India

Sector: Children’s Rights, Law

Start Date: Early June

Wage or benefits: Unpaid

Time Commitment: Up to 40 hours per week for at least 8 weeks

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: June 4th, 2018

Organization website:

http://100million.org/

www.satyarthi.org

Brief Description of the organization:

The 100 Million campaign is a call to action for a world where all young people are free, safe and educated.

Internship Opportunity: Let America Vote

This is an unpaid internship opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Internship - unpaid

Location: Let America Vote has field offices in New Hampshire, Georgia, Nevada, Tennessee, and Iowa

Sector: Non-profit, advocacy

Start Date: Summer 2018 (exact date TBD)

Wage or benefits: Unpaid

Time Commitment: Both part-time (up to 20 hours/week) and full-time internships (20-30 hours/week) are offered, as well as a full-time fellowship program (30+ hours/week) for applicants who are looking to take their involvement with the campaign to the next level

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years including graduate students

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: x

Internship Opportunity: InterAction

This is an unpaid opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Internship - unpaid

Location: Washington, DC

Sector: Non-Profit

Start Date: Summer 2017

Time Commitment: At least 20 hours a week for the duration of the summer

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years including graduate students

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: Rolling

Organization website:

https://workforcenow.adp.com/jobs/apply/posting.html?client=interacti1#

Brief Description of the organization:

Internship Opportunity: Freedom House Latin America Program

This is an unpaid opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Internship

Location: Washington DC

Sector: Non-Profit

Wage or benefits: Transportation reimbursement of $500 per month

Time Commitment: 30-40 hours per week for the summer

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years including graduate students

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors

Application Deadline: Rolling

Organization website:

https://freedomhouse.org/

Brief Description of the organization:

Internship Opportunity: Freedom House Asia Program

This is an unpaid opportunity from outside the Rockefeller Center.

Position Type: Internship

Location: Washington DC

Sector: Non-Profit

Wage or benefits: Transportation reimbursement of $500 per month

Time Commitment: 30-40 hours per week for the summer

Desired Class Year: Open to all class years including graduate students

Desired Major or Interest: Open to all majors, preference for international relations, Asia Studies, development policy, political science, or related field

Application Deadline: Rolling

Organization website:

https://freedomhouse.org/

Brief Description of the organization:

Internship Opportunity: Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI)

Organization Name: Congressional Hispanic Caucus Institute (CHCI)

Position Type: Internship 

Location: Washington, DC

Sector: Public Policy

Subject: Latinx/Hispanic Advocacy

Application Deadline: March 9, 2018

Wage or benefits: Stipend

Time Commitment: Twelve weeks for Fall 2018

Desired Major or Interest: Latinx/Hispanic Students

Organization website: http://chci.org/programs/internships/

Brief Description of the organization: The CHCI experience places Latino youth on a new trajectory by inspiring high school and college completion, and then providing programs to explore public policy and leadership in our nation’s capital. These vital opportunities empower Latinos for great personal and professional achievement.

Brief Description of the Intern’s role or key qualifications: 

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