Are you eager to get political experience? The Democratic Party of Oregon is looking for interns for Summer 2009 (May through August, start and end dates flexible) to help with writing web and newsletter content, research, event planning, development & fundraising, volunteer recruitment and other tasks.
Candidates must have strong writing, communications and organizing skills. We are looking for someone who can work in the office for at least 10 hours/week.
Internship is unpaid, but you can receive academic credit. Awarding academic credit for an internship is at the discretion of your high school, college or university. We will assist you in providing appropriate information as requested by your school. Arrangements for accreditation should be made before you begin the internship.
To apply, please email the following information to DPO Director of Operations Farley Griner:
-One writing sample (1-5 pages) from within the past two years
-Contact information for two professional or academic references
-General idea of when you could work. For example: May 31-July 31 on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings
With any questions, please contact DPO Director of Operations Farley Griner at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please mention Eyes On Obama when applying!