About Us

Intern at URGE

URGE seeks committed individuals who are passionate about reproductive/social justice to join our team. As an intern for URGE, you’ll get an inside understanding of the fight to attain reproductive justice both locally and at the federal level in the nation’s capitol, as well as an opportunity to hone your professional skills in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities

URGE  interns conduct meaningful tasks and are responsible for their own individual projects. The selected interns are expected to work from June – August 2018 (start and end dates are flexible depending on your semester schedule). URGE provides substantial projects in the areas of:

  • Policy & Communications: advocacy, social media, external communications and policy research
  • Programming: curriculum development, facilitation, campaign building, and organizational support

Qualifications:

  • Ability to commit to part time work during the internship
  • A passion for reproductive justice and social justice issues
  • A commitment to youth activism
  • Active member of an URGE Chapter or City Activist Network, and/or associated with a reproductive justice organization is preferred

URGE intentionally hires outside of Washington, DC for the summer internship, however we cannot provide housing for Summer Interns. We do provide resources to help in the search for housing.

Salary: This is a paid internship. Summer interns will receive a set stipend over the course of the 10-week internship period.

To Apply:

To apply for an URGE Internship, please send a cover letter, resume, and the contact information for two references (attached as one .pdf document) to Danielle Hurd at dhurd@urge.org, with the subject “URGE Internship.” No phone calls please.

Applications must be received by the following dates:

Summer internship: April 1, 2018

URGE  is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender people and those with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.