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Internship Opportunities

Each semester, CAWRI hires a set of interns who are passionate about women and children’s rights and believe that accessible education and health for women and children can have profound impacts on a nation. Interns are required to think critically; they should be dependable, as well as punctual. Intern positions are a minimum of 3 days per week/ 24 hours. Additionally, internships are unpaid, but university credit can be earned. Upon successful completion, CAWRI will provide letters of recommendation and references. If you are interested in interning with CAWRI, please send an email to contact@cawri.org with a copy of your resume, cover letter and availability.
Intern Positions:
Health:
-Seeking an individual enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in a health related field such as biology with a pre-med track, or public health
-Strong understanding of women and girls’ health
-Main responsibility would include building a health curriculum on a range of topics including menstrual and reproductive health
-Ability to work with partners in different cultures
Human Rights:
-Seeking an individual in a graduate or undergraduate program in the field of international studies, human rights, political science, anthropology or gender studies
-Background knowledge on the systemic oppression of children and women around the globe
-Main responsibility would include developing a project within this topic, including drafting a project proposal and LOI for grant searching
-Ability to work within a team for the development of this project
Fundraising and PR:
-Seeking an individual in a graduate or undergraduate program in the field of communications, or someone with experience in fundraising and event planning
-Previous experience with planning a minimum of one event or fundraiser
-Main responsibilities would include being in charge of all social media accounts, website development and planning at least one event for the duration of your internship
-Ability to work in a professional manner when reaching out to possible locations for our events
Development:
-Seeking an individual in a graduate or undergraduate program with research experience
-An applicant with strong research skills and creativity are favored
-Main responsibility would include working with our Executive Director in order to create a new project that aligns with our mission and vision
-Grant seeking and fund searching are also a major role of this position
-Ability to work in a self driven environment