Internships of the Week: Social Impact, Education, Law & Government

Paid Internships with the Educational Testing Service

ETS a private nonprofit organization in Princeton devoted to educational measurement and research is recruiting summer interns who will produce materials for several of the standardized tests it administers including: ELL (English language proficiency); GRE (grad school readiness); and Praxis (special education teacher licensure). Applications are due January 31, 2020 and you will be notified of your status on March 13. Closely follow the application instructions at the ETS job posting here.

Conservation Internships for Latinx Students

Hispanic Access Foundation’s MANO Project is offering internship experiences nationwide for Latinx college students and upcoming professionals who are passionate about public land conservation and natural resources. Positions range from Archeological Intern, Habitat Restoration Fellow, Communications Fellow, and many others. The duration of the internships varies from 11 – 12 weeks in the summer up to 6 months – 1 year. MANO is currently accepting applications for our 2020 internships with the following federal agencies: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service; National Park Service; Bureau of Land Management; U.S. Forest Service; and the Bureau of Reclamation. Applications can be submitted through the website: My Access to a Network of Opportunities (MANO) Project. 

International Fellowship Opportunity

The Journalism in the Era of Disinformation Fellowship (JED), a funded fellowship program that gives 16 student journalists (or recently graduated), each eight from the United States and eight from Germany the opportunity to learn about the role that disinformation plays in political coverage in both countries. In a week-long program to Washington, D.C. and New York, participants will exchange ideas with each other and with experts in the field, analyze the development of disinformation in various media in both countries, and develop solutions to counteract these trends. The application deadline is January 15, 2020. The program will take place in Washington, D.C. and New York from May 16 to May 22, 2020. Participants from both the U.S. and Germany will travel together in these cities during the program week. You can find more information on the Cultural Vistas website, including the online application form.

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Posted by Greg Townsend
Greg Townsend Director, Center for Internships and Career Development Greg Townsend