Application Deadlines:  

  • Duration of Internship: January - April 2018
  • Application Deadline: Monday, December 11th 2018
  • Interview Dates: December 13th-15th 2018
  • Decision Announcement: Wednesday, December 20th 2018
  • Orientation:Tuesday, January 9th 2018

 

How to Apply:

In order to apply for an internship, you will need to complete an Internship Application to send along with the following other materials:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Letter of Recommendation
  • Copy of Transcript
  • Write Sample (1-2 Pages) answering the questions:
  1.  Why is being an intern at Feminist Women's Health Center important to you?
  2. What is Reproductive Justice?

Note: Please send in your application as soon as possible prior to the deadlines. Often there are multiple applicants for the same internship, which means that we frequently have multiple candidates for the same internship post. Please be advised that, in some cases, we will accept candidates for a specific internship in advance of an internship deadline. Contact the Community Engagement Coordinator for more information at 404-248-5445 or emailing [email protected]

 

Current Openings:

 

Marketing and Event Planning Intern:

This internship is an opportunity for marketing, communications  and event planning majors to apply their skills in the nonprofit world. You will assist in developing marketing and communications material for FWHC programs as well as assisting in planning our annual fundraising event.

Qualifications:

  • Agrees to follow FWHC policies and procedures.
  • Highly organized & detail focused.
  • Evidence of superb writing skills.
  • Prior experience or education in marketing and communications required.
  • Ability to work independently with direction and objectives.
  • Skills in Adobe Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator preferred.
  • Prior experience in photography or audio & video production a plus.

 

 

Grassroots and Organizing Intern

Recruitment experience is the foundation of many aspects of non-profit work in advocacy, fundraising, training, and organizing programs. The Grassroots Organizing intern assists with recruiting and coordinating volunteers into the planned activities of the Center such as volunteer nights/days, committee meetings and FOCUS: Reproductive Advocacy workshops. The intern collaborates with other staff and volunteers of the Health Center to coordinate activist, volunteer and supporter recruitment and mobilization for community education and advocacy .They will work with other staff and volunteers to achieve the educational and advocacy goals of the Feminist Women’s Health Center. 

Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with and commitment to reproductive health and rights issues.
  • A desire and interest to learn about community organizing.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills, including writing and computer skills.
  • Comfort speaking in groups and working with diverse spectrum of individuals.
  • Must be reliable and have excellent follow through.
  • Attention to detail is a must.
  • Access to a reliable vehicle and driver’s license for in-state travel.
  • Flexibility in work hours as some evenings and occasional weekend hours (usually once per month) are necessary.
  • Must be able to intern for at least 15-20 hours per week during the internship.
  • Prior experience in canvassing a plus. 

Legislative Organizing Intern (2 positions):

 

The Legislative Organizing Intern will work closely with the Public Affairs Coordinator to track legislation during Georgia's 2018 legislative session. A significant portion of the interns' time will be spent at the Capitol, where they will monitor hearings and attend legislator meetings with the Public Affairs Coordinator. The interns will also help mobilize grassroots support for/against legislation using social media, e-newsletters, and by helping organize grassroots lobby days. 

Qualifications: 

  • Familiarity with and commitment to reproductive justice
  • Ability to work independently
  • A desire to learn about lobbying and legislation
  • Must be very reliable and have excellent follow-through
  • Strong writing skills, especially an ability to write for a non-academic audience
  • Strong people skills
  • Ability to read and understand legislation
  • Driver’s license and access to reliable transportation
  • Must be able to work 12-15 hours a week, with significant availability in the morning

 

Black Women's Health Outreach Intern:

The Black Women’s Health Outreach Intern helps to increase reproductive healthcare access to black women and educate on reproductive health care disparities and how this affects Black women. The intern collaborates with other staff and volunteers of the Health Center to develop and implement the Black women’s health program, and build relationships with community partners.

Qualifications: 

  • Familiarity with and commitment to reproductive health and rights issues.
  • A desire and interest to learn about health education and community organizing.
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills, including writing and computer skills.
  • Attention to detail is a must.
  • Accessibility to a reliable car and a driver’s license is required for in-state travel.
  • Flexibility in work hours as some evenings and occasional weekend hours are necessary.
  • Must be able to intern for at least 20 hours per week during the internship.