Position Description

Seasonal Support Assistant and Volunteer Opportunities
Location Washington, D.C., USA
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Seasonal Support Assistant and Volunteer Opportunities
Location: Washington, DC

Internews Network offers Junior Program Assistant and unpaid volunteer opportunities in our Washington, D.C. office. These individuals provide valuable assistance to Internews’ programs while obtaining first-hand knowledge and experience with overseas development projects. Previous individuals have been tasked with projects such as:

  • Researching and reporting on the media environment in specific countries/regions
  • Attending and reporting on congressional hearings regarding democracy and development issues
  • Helping to plan and coordinate Internews sponsored events
  • Assisting with project budgets and proposal writing

Junior Program Assistant and volunteer opportunities are available to support programs in the following regions/areas:

  • Africa
  • Middle East and North Africa
  • Information & Communication Technology
  • Health and Environmental Journalism
  • Humanitarian/Emergency Response (Natural Disasters/Refugee Assistance)
  • Project Development
  • Fundraising

Ideal candidates will be undergraduate students with an interest in international development and/or journalism with appropriate language skills. Internships and volunteer positions are offered for the Fall, Spring, and Summer.

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