APAICS Office Internship

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Fall 2021 Application Process is Closed

Overview

APAICS is looking for AAPI students and young professionals to intern hybrid or remotely. Current students and recent graduates of all levels, backgrounds, and ethnicities are encouraged to apply.

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 AAPI 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)

Experience

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

  • Knowledge and Interests

    • Understanding of issues affecting Asian Pacific American 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 September 7, 2021 and December 3, 2021

  • Work for minimum 8 weeks during the semester

  • Work at least 20 hours per week

Compensation

Office interns who are not here per their college credit will be paid $15/ hour.

Location

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

Deadline

Deadline to submit application is August 6, 2021 at 11:59 PM ET

Questions

​Please contact: programs@apaics.org