EW Congressional Scholar Internship

The EW Scholars Program is an internship program (unpaid) at EWDC during the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters.  Starting in January 2019, the EW Scholars Program has a unique internship available that focuses on the partnership between Everybody Wins DC and Capitol Hill.

Our EW Congressional Scholar will assist Program staff with outreach, communication, and program management as it relates to EWDC’s partnership with Congressional offices. Specific activities may include:

  • Assist in the development and implementation of a mentor recruitment strategy for Congressional offices.
  • Conduct targeted outreach to potential Reading Mentors and partner offices on Capitol Hill.
  • Organize and attend recruitment and outreach events for Congressional and other partners.

General EW Scholar Objectives:

  • Provide Scholars with professional opportunities to understand the mechanics of non-profits.
  • Expose Scholars to the field of mentorship.
  • Develop Scholars’ research and presentation skills.
  • General program support and assistance as needed.

Characteristics of Successful Candidates:

  • Demonstrable passion for public education and mentoring.
  • Passion and desire to work with at-risk communities.
  • High levels of organizational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Ability to travel to program sites (during the autumn and spring semesters).
  • Strong sense of teamwork.
  • Sense of humor.

SCHEDULE: Internship is available starting in January 2019 through May 2019. Minimum 10 hours a week but can support up to 20-25 hours a week.

Please contact Rachael Walker at rwalker@everybodywinsdc.org for more information. Send your resume and cover letter to express interest.

EWDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity in the workplace.

 

EW Scholars Program Internship

The EW Scholars Program is the internship program (unpaid) at Everybody Wins DC during the Fall, Spring, and Summer semesters. EW Scholars get to learn about the various crucial pieces that keep nonprofits going by working across all of the organization’s departments: Operations, Programs (Direct Services), and Development & Communications.

EW Scholars Program Objectives:

  • Provide Scholars with professional opportunities to understand the mechanics of non-profits.
  • Expose Scholars to the field of mentorship.
  • Develop Scholars’ research and presentation skills.
  • Provide opportunities to meet professionals across various sectors.

Characteristics of Successful Candidates:

  • Demonstrable passion for public education and mentoring.
  • Passion and desire to work with at-risk communities.
  • High levels of organizational and time-management skills.
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Ability to travel to program sites (during the autumn and spring semesters).
  • Strong sense of teamwork.
  • Sense of humor.

SCHEDULE: Internships are available during the autumn (Aug-Dec), spring (Jan-May), and summer (June-July) semesters. Full – time and part – time internships available.

Please contact Rachael Walker at rwalker@everybodywinsdc.org for more information. Submit your resume and cover letter to express interest.

EWDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer with a strong commitment to diversity in the workplace.