Summer 2015 Opportunities
External Relations and Communications (ERCO) Jhpiego, an affiliate of Johns Hopkins University is seeking Communication Interns to support the ERCO team. The proposed start date is April 1st for approximately 3 months (possibly longer). As a communication interns, students will gain experience working in marketing, communications, and social media as well as experience in planning international and domestic events. Several of the responsibilities of interns will include: adding webpage updates, tracking and logging media hits, assisting in planning upcoming conferences, and helping to prepare graphics, videos and other collateral for social media. View Details.
Maryland PIRG is seeking Campaign Interns to assist with public interest issue campaigning. The current priority campaigns are to ban toxic chemicals from children’s products and to push for a more sustainable transportation system in Maryland starting with a shift in current spending. Interns will gain experience in recruiting and organizing volunteers, building coalitions, and in all aspects of developing and running a political campaign. Three positions are available, and are open to sophomores, juniors and seniors.
For organization information please visit: http://www.marylandpirg.org/. View internship details here.
The Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation (ASPE) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is currently seeking student interns for the summer of 2015. ASPE serves as the principal advisor to the Secretary of HHS on policy development and is responsible for major activities in the areas of policy coordination, legislative development, strategic planning, policy research, evaluation, and economic analysis. Students will gain a fast-paced work environment uniting analytical rigor with wide policy breadth during a historic time for U.S. health policy. Applications must be received by 5:00PM on March 13, 2015. View details.
Intersession and Spring 2015 Opportunities
The K4Health Project at Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs is looking to hire up to three undergraduate students as interns from January through May. K4Health creates platforms, products, and services which support knowledgeable health program managers and health service providers. Positions are open to Juniors, Seniors and qualified Sophomores. View details.
The Hampden Family Center is seeking a Resource Advocate to provide administrative support and serve as the first point of contact for visitors. The position is available beginning January 26th, 2015. View details.