Are you a student looking to get involved in social justice issues, encouraging people to vote, or keeping our doors open to vulnerable refugees? Are you concerned about the marginalization of minorities in our country and growth of hate groups and want to help? Do you want to see other Congressional officials that truly represent YOUR community?
Emgage Foundation is a 501(C)(3) national civic-education and engagement organization that implements an ecosystem of programs to develop the capacity of Muslim voters to ensure that their narrative is part of the American story. Our programs include civic educational events such as issue forums and town halls, voter initiatives including Get Out The Vote (GOTV) drives, and specific programs for the youth in order to mentor and support the next generation of leaders.
We are currently seeking motivated individuals to join our team in New York. The ideal candidate is independent, detail-oriented, and passionate about civic engagement and political empowerment. Interns will be exposed to the inner workings of our New York operations, and learn about effective issue advocacy and community mobilization. Interns will also benefit from various networking and professional development opportunities that they will be exposed to during their tenure.
Duration:Spring/Fall Internships are for four months and can be renewed indefinitely based on performance and need. Summer internships are for 2 months and can be renewed indefinitely based on performance and need.
Emgage Foundation provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, we comply with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.
Emgage Foundation expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of our employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge.
The Available Emgage National Internship Programs
The GOTV Program includes:
The Research and Policy Program includes:
The Social Media & Digital Engagement Program includes: