Run for America, a New York City based bipartisan candidate recruitment and public impact training organization, is excited to be searching for Spring and Summer 2017 Interns!
Our interns play a critical role within the RFA team, and have the opportunity to take on responsibilities comparable to those of our full-time employees. An ideal candidate will have the skills and experience outlined below, and will be a strong fit for the RFA culture. We are currently offering spring and summer semester internship opportunities. We are committed to making sure the experience here is challenging, informative and educational. Our program is project-based, and interns will work both as individuals and as members of a highly collaborative team. Tasks assigned to interns, or teams of interns, may vary in kind and scope but will align with their skills and interests. In the past, interns have worked on critical projects related to the assessment of political opportunity in districts across the country, candidate recruitment, fundraising, research, operations, communications, and project execution.
RFA Culture - RFA team members are:
Desired Skills and Experience:
Spring internships are not paid, but we are able to work with your institution to get school credit. Summer internships include a stipend, are full-time and will take place over the course of 10 weeks during Summer 2017, specific dates are flexible. All positions are located in New York City and are not eligible for remote work.