Work on your campus as a PAID INTERN -
Democracy Matters - a non-partisan, non-profit
organization committed to giving students a voice in
pro-democracy issues - is offering paid part-time
internships during the academic year from
September through May. Under the mentorship of
Democracy Matters staff, interns:
Build coalitions of student activists on campus
Organize teach-ins on money in politics Run
workshops in local high schools Coordinate with
other colleges in sponsoring reform legislation Lobby
and educate elected officials about campaign finance
reform Run petition drives and door-to-door
canvasses to educate students on the issue of money in
Democracy Matters provides undergraduate interns
with a stipend of $500 per semester, professional
support, a wide range of materials, funding for
campus activities, and opportunities to participateregional and national conferences.
Applicants should have a commitment to social
change and some organizing experience. No
expertise in campaign finance reform is required.
Forward your resume and a cover letter to the
address below. Your cover letter should address: (1)
why your campus is a good place for a Democracy
Matters chapter, (2) how your experiences have led
you to an interest in this position, (3) how you
would carry out Democracy Matters programs on
your campus and in the community; and (4) how
you and your campus will benefit from joining
Reach us via the Contact Us page of our website at www.democracymatters.org or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Academic and Career Advising offers no guarantees about any position posted through this web site and is not responsible for any aspect of resulting employment. Listings on this page do not constitute Keene State College endorsement or affiliation. Students are responsible for gathering all necessary information about the position and the employer.
Local, regional, and national companies and organizations as well as private families wish to recruit you for various openings. These range from part-time positions for pay while you are in school; summer jobs for either experience or pay; internships related to your field of study (paid and unpaid; as well as career opportunities when you are ready to graduate.
Contact Academic and Career Advising
Academic and Career Advising Office
229 Main Street
Keene, New Hampshire 03435