Campaigns Intern

This internship is focused on providing an opportunity for a hands-on experience with strategic organizing and event planning for SFT’s leading campaigns, including Free Tibetan Heroes, Say “No” to CI, and Unite for Tibet.

Please indicate in your application if you would like to focus your internship on a specific campaign.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Support and attend lobby meetings
  • Campaign specific research
  • General administrative office duties
  • Assisting with protest rallies
  • Mailings & updating databases
  • Communications
  • Helping to organize education & outreach events

Requirements:

Excellent verbal and written communications skills, strong online research skills, ability to work well independently, and enthusiasm and commitment to the Tibetan independence movement through nonviolent action.

Commitment:

Applicants are expected to commit at least 15 hours per week for a minimum of 12 weeks (15 preferred). Full-time internships and longer commitments are preferred.

Compensation:

This internship will provide you the opportunity for skill development and work experience in the nonprofit sector; references from senior staff upon successful completion of the internship; unique learning experience in one of the most effective grassroots organizations in the field of political activism. This internship is unpaid.

To apply for the Campaigns Internship position, please send your resume, cover letter (including an explanation of your interests in the Tibetan freedom movement and social media), and the names and contact information for two references to grassroots[at]studentsforafreetibet.org with “Campaigns Internship” in the email subject line. No phone calls, please.

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