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The Muslim Women's Coalition's DC office accepts applications for internships for the summer and year-round.

Job Requirement:

Rising high school seniors, undergraduate, and graduate students interested or majoring in the fields of communication, media, public relations, journalism, accounting, gender studies and anthropology are encouraged to apply. All positions are non-paid, however we can work with students to get academic credit for their work. Duration for the internships may vary - but with a minimum of at least 3 months. ** Most work can be completed via online from the intern’s home!! We require interns to attend quarterly meetings and events. We are looking to hear from women who are dedicated, hard working and who believe in MWC's mission statement. 

 

 

Job Description:

 

Public Relations Intern:

Responsibilities for public relations interns may include updating the website, brochures, creating press releases and creating newsletters. Therefore it is critical that applicants have good computer skills and experience with creating web pages, and digital photography. Experience with programs like MS Word, MS Publisher, FrontPage, Adobe Photoshop, and Acrobat are necessary.

 

Research Interns:
Responsibilities for research interns may include doing research for upcoming speaker series, and advocacy topics and assisting in organizing workshops. Prior non-profit work experience is a plus.

 

Accounting Interns:

Responsibilities for accounting interns may include writing and applying for grants, and assistance with budget oversight. Previous experience with grant-writing is desired.

 

Programming Interns:

Responsibilities for programming interns may include hands-on planning and executing of upcoming interfaith, community outreach, and educational programming events. Intern must be committed to attending MWC events. Must be detail oriented and able to multi-task well. Individuals who have leadership skills and can delegate responsibilities to others are needed.

 

 

 How to apply:

 

Please complete the form below. If you have any questions, please email mf7352a@american.edu

  

After you have submitted your application you will be contacted if we have a position for you. We are grateful for your interest, but unfortunately we may not be able to accept every applicant at the present moment. If you are not contacted again from us, then we will keep your information on-file and notify you if another opportunity arises.  

Which type of internship are you interested in?Public Relations Internship
Research Internship
Accounting Internship
Programming Internship
If there are no internship opportunities available at this time then I would be interested in volunteering for events
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Please list the high school you attended, including city and state, and your graduation date.
Please list what college or university you attended. Include the city and state, your degree and your graduation date.
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1) Starting with your most recent work/volunteer/internship experience, please list the name of the organization you worked for, begining and end dates, position held, supervisor contact information and briefly highlight your duties and responsibilities.
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3) List the name of the organization you worked for, begining and end dates, position held, supervisor contact information and briefly highlight your duties and responsibilities.
If you are applying for a public relations internship: list all computer-related skills you posses including experience with MS Word, MS Excel, MS Publisher, Adobe Photoshop, Front Page or the equivalent of any of the above.
If you are applying for a research internship: describe any previous research experience, including publications. Elaborate on what interests you have with women in Islam and other related activities and programs that we support.
If you are applying for an accounting internship: describe what experience you have with grant-writing and budgeting.
If you are interested in the programming internship: describe what experience you have with organizing and planning events.
Briefly share with us why you are interested in working for MWC.
Please tell us when you are available to start working. Include how many hours per week you are available.
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