VALC Internship Opportunities

The Venezuelan American Leadership Council is seeking part-time interns for the below terms: 

Spring 2018

(Click Here to Apply) 

January 15, 2018 - May 15, 2018 

Summer 2017 

(Applications will open: February 1, 2017) 

June 1, 2017 - August 15, 2017 

Fall 2017 

(Applications will open: May 1, 2017) 

August 15, 2017 - December 15, 2017 

 

 

The interns will assist with a variety of research, outreach, and communication activities, along with occasional administrative support. These internships will provide you with the unique experience to work in a small, but fast-paced, nonprofit already making waves in Washington D.C. Each intern will be encouraged to take a leadership role in their work.

To apply, fill the form and send resume via email to rafael@venezuelan.us. Include in subject line “Internship Application.”

 

Communications Intern

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Monitor daily news and media out of Venezuela and draft daily summary briefs. 
  • Produce weekly content for the organization, including op-eds and blog posts. 
  • Assist with translating documents from English to Spanish and vice versa. 
  • Assist with administrative tasks.

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated commitment and interest in human rights, democracy, and Venezuelan issues;
  • Must be available to work 15-20 hours a week (this is flexible); 
  • Professional fluency in English and Spanish required;

Details :

  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Compensation: This is an unpaid internship, however, students may receive course credit for their internship.

Graphic Design Intern

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate design and create social media Campaigns. 
  • Produce weekly content for the organization. 
  • Assist with programming Social Media and website content. 
  • Assist with administrative tasks.

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated commitment and interest in human rights, democracy, and Venezuelan issues;
  • Must be available to work 15-20 hours a week (this is flexible); 
  • Photoshop skills 

Details :

  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Compensation: This is an unpaid internship, however, students may receive course credit for their internship.  

Research Assistance Internships 

Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Collect and analyze data 
  • Prepare materials for submission
  • Summarize interviews
  • Provide ready access to all experimental data
  • Attend area seminars and other meetings as necessary
  • Summarize project results
  • Prepare progress reports
  • Prepare other articles, reports, and presentations
  • Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned

Qualifications: 

  • Demonstrated commitment and interest in human rights, democracy, and Venezuelan issues;
  • Must be available to work 15-20 hours a week (this is flexible); 
  • Professional fluency in English and Spanish required;
  • Must be enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited university.

Details:

  • Location: Washington, DC
  • Compensation: This is an unpaid internship, however, students may receive course credit for their internship.

 

Campus Outreach/Involvement Intern 

Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Create collaboration opportunities with university groups 

  • Increase our organization’s content circulation on college campuses

  • Organize/co-host events on college campuses to raise awareness about Venezuelan issues

Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated commitment and interest in human rights, democracy, and Venezuelan issues;

  • Must be available to work 15-20 hours a week (this is flexible); 

  • Professional fluency in English and Spanish required;

  • Must be enrolled in an undergraduate program at an accredited university.

Details:

  • Location: Washington, DC

  • Compensation: This is an unpaid internship, however, students may receive course credit for their internship.