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APAICS Office Internship

Summer 2023 Recruitment Now *OPEN*


APAICS is looking for AA & NH/PI students and young professionals to intern hybrid. Current students and recent graduates of all levels, backgrounds, and ethnicities are encouraged to apply.

Please note: due to the hybrid nature of the internship, all interns MUST be located in the DMV for the entire duration of the program. 

All APAICS interns will spend the majority of their time working on content-based projects that will support our national, regional, and local programs and initiatives. Interns will attend virtual professional development and networking events featuring elected officials and community leaders.

Internship Sectors

  • Communications (prepare briefings, draft emails, write blog posts, create online content)

  • Graphic Design (produce content for programs and events, design graphics for social media, create periodicals)

  • Digital & Analytics (update website, analyze email performance, observe visitor data, maintain database)

  • Research (compile data on AA & NH/PI candidates and elected officials, identify community leaders and local issues of importance)

  • Event Planning (outreach to participants, confirm and register attendees, manage logistics)

  • Office Administration (answer phones, file documents, run errands)


No previous experience is necessary, but the following qualifications would definitely be an asset:

  • Knowledge and Interests

    • Understanding of issues affecting Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander communities

    • Passion for politics, government, and public policy

  • Flexibility

    • Ability to jump between projects from day to day

    • Willingness to assist wherever needed based on organization needs

  • Software experience

    • Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint

    • Google Docs, Sheets

    • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign

    • Databases

  • Communications

    • Strong writing ability for multiple audiences

    • Keen proofreading and editing skills

Time Commitment

  • Work in the APAICS office anytime between May 30, 2023 - August 4, 2023, with an in-person Orientation on May 24, 2023

  • Work for minimum 10 weeks during the summer

  • Work at least 12-15 hours per week


Office interns who are not here per their college credit will be paid Washington, DC minimum wage.


Interns will work hybrid, depending on what the Internship Supervisor and intern agree upon.


The deadline to apply for the summer office internship is March 31, 2023. 


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