Opportunities for Fall 2018

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Canvasser for the Fund for the Public Interest
The Fund for the Public Interest is a nationwide non-profit that runs grassroots campaigns for leading non-profits like Environment America and USPIRG. They work to build people power and create concrete change on issues like banning the use of single use foam plastics and stopping the routine use of antibiotics on factory farms. For the fall semester they are looking for students to join recruitment team as interns and be on-campus canvassers. Learn more >

Campaign work with the Fund for the Public Interest
The Fund for the Public Interest is a national non-profit organization that works to build support for social change organizations across the country. They run campaigns for the USPIRG and Environment America. This summer we will be in over 30 cities, working and lobbying to help win environmental and social justice campaigns. Currently, they have paid positions open on our campaign staff in each of our locations. As a member of our staff, you will fundraise, build membership for our partner groups, educating and activating citizens on pressing issues. You will also have the opportunity to organize press conferences and build coalitions with other non-profit organizations. Learn more and apply here >

Environment America Internships and Senior Position
Environment America is hiring for internships for all years working on any one of our campaigns out of our downtown Boston office. This includes working side-by-side with one of their advocates on issues such as stopping more carbon pollution from getting into the air, working to keep our public lands in public hands and save the bees, and protecting our rivers, lakes and drinking water. Learn more and apply >

Environment America is also hiring seniors for their full-time fellowship positions. Any seniors interested in political organizing or advocacy should apply here >

The Fletcher Initiative on Religion, Law & Diplomacy Internship
RDL is looking for interns with experience with writing, social media, website design, photography or videography to help with their 4th annual conference on the role of religious literacy in international affairs. Learn more and apply here >

Internship Middle East Institute
Middle East Instutite is looking for interns for young people who are interested in the Middle East. Interns in the Publications Department acquire a broad knowledge of current Middle East scholarship and current events, while also learning about in-house publishing and the daily management of The Middle East Journal. Interns in the Development Department share responsibility for identifying potential individual, foundation, and corporate donors, and cultivating MEI's existing relationships. Interns in the Programs Department conduct research and produce backgrounders on potential event topics, promote and run MEI’s policy events and conferences, liaise with the policy community, and monitor the press. There are also opportunities for advanced students—particularly those highly proficient in Arabic—to work as Research Assistants for our scholars. If interested, please send them an email or visit their website.

Let America Vote Fellowship
Let America Vote, Jason Kander's new grassroots organization to protect voting rights, is looking for students who want to learn how a first-class political operation functions and who are interested in a greater time commitment. Fellows benefit from the organization's Field Organizer Training Program where they'll learn about grassroots organizing from a team of experts, preparing them to be even more effective in their roles within the organization. This program prepares students for future success on advocacy, political campaigns, and other modes of valuable civic engagement. To apply for the fellowship program, visit, call the organization at (571) 336-2643, or email them at

The Scholars Strategy Network will also be hiring for a number of key positions in the beginning of the year:

2018-2020 Postdoctoral Fellow
Research and Policy Fellow

Social Media and Website Intern

Full-Time Positions
Content Manager
Executive Assistant and Office Manager
Development Assistant
Federal Policy Manager
Assistant Director of Civic Engagement