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2015 IWPR Fall Internships In USA

Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR) offers fall internships for 2015 in Research, Communications & Online Communications, Development and Accounting areas. Applicants invited for an interview will be notified directly. This is not a paid internship. Students of USA can apply for this internship. Applications for spring internships are accepted on a rolling basis until December 15th.

Field of Internship: The Institute will offer internships in four areas during the academic year. Research Internship, Communications and Online Communications Internship, Development Internship and Accounting Internship.
Course Level: Internships
Internship Provider: Institute for Women’s Policy Research (IWPR)
Internship can be taken at: USA

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Research Internship
-Strong organizational skills, good interpersonal skills, interest in policy research and women’s issues; and experience with statistics, economics or social science methods through coursework. Familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel required; knowledge of STATA, SPSS, or graphics software is a plus. Qualitative research skills also a plus.
Communications and Online Communications Internship
– Creative, innovative, and detail-oriented individual with good writing and computer skills; experience working with social media beyond personal use; fluency with web design and graphic design programs (Adobe PhotoShop, DreamWeaver, InDesign); prior experience with HTML and content management systems strongly preferred, and knowledge of programming languages (Python or JavaScript, etc.) is helpful, but not essential.
Development Internship
– Should have an interest in fundraising and nonprofit management; familiarity with Microsoft Excel and prior experience with fundraising at any level is desirable, but not required; basic computer skills required and prior experience with donor databases such as Salesforce.com is a plus.
Accounting Internship
– Attention to detail, strong organizational skills; experience with or interest in accrual based nonprofit accounting. Familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel required; knowledge of Quickbooks or other accounting software is a plus.

Internship Open for International Students: USA applicants can apply for this internship.

Is this paid internship? No, this not a paid internship.

Internship Description: Interns will provide administrative and research support to researchers. Duties include: assisting with literature reviews and data collection; designing charts, graphs and tables; answering phones; and filing. Intern will provide administrative and editorial support to the communications team, with an emphasis on web and online communications. Intern will help the development team with direct mail, grant-management, funder research, and other elements of nonprofit fundraising. Interns will provide support to the Director of Finance and Administration.

Number of awards offered: Not Known

Internship Duration: Not Known

Notification: Applicants invited for an interview will be notified directly.

How to Apply: Individuals interested in applying should submit, via e-mail, a cover letter, a resume, and a writing sample, preferably in a single Word or PDF file, specifying the internship for which they are applying in the e-mail subject line, to Lindsey Reichlin, the Internship Coordinator, at internships-at-iwpr.org.

Internship Application Deadline: Applications for spring internships are accepted on a rolling basis.

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