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2016 Summer Internship Program
As the largest, most diverse generation in our country’s history, young people have more power than ever to decide our future. It’s Rock the Vote’s mission to ensure they exercise that power by participating in the democratic process and we need your help.
Resident Rockstar Description
Rock the Vote is seeking smart, energetic, passionate and enthusiastic undergraduate or graduate students to join our team as Resident Rockstars (our name for interns) for summer 2016. Whether you want to sharpen your graphic design skills or dig into researching voting rights, you will gain invaluable experience. Depending on your skill set some sample responsibilities may include:
Resident Rockstars are expected to work 35 hours a week and commit to working for eight weeks of the summer. This is a paid internship.
Our ideal candidate is a top performer who brings high levels of energy and enthusiasm; works well independently and with diverse teams, and has a demonstrated ability to take initiative and lead projects.
To be considered, applicants must:
We are so excited for you to join us so let’s get started! Please email a cover letter, resume, writing sample, two or three references, and answers to the questions below to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please enter 2016 Summer Resident Rockstar in the subject line.
Questions for Resident Rockstar Applicants
Please note that only those individuals whose qualifications match the current needs of the organization will be considered applicants and receive responses from Rock the Vote.
Rock the Vote is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are looking for a diverse applicant pool and strongly encourage women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, immigrants, members of the LGBTQ community, and students from low-income and working class backgrounds to apply.