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The Society for Science & the Public Science Education Outreach Internship is intended for people planning careers in STEM education, STEM-related community outreach, and non-profit or data management. The internship is available for 2-4 months beginning in Spring semester; specific dates will be determined based upon the Society’s needs and intern availability.
The internship is intended for 15 hours per week at the Society's Washington, D.C. offices and is a paid opportunity of $15.00 an hour. Please send your resume and a short writing sample (max of 300 words) to firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
Interns must be current undergraduate or graduate students, STEM educators transitioning to the non-profit realm, or scientists transitioning into education. Preference is given to those pursuing a degree or career in education, science, information services and database administration, non-profit management, and related fields as well as to alumni of the Society's education competitions.
Specific duties will be decided based on applicant’s interests and skill level at the beginning of the internship.
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The Society is committed to equal employment opportunity. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, the Society does not discriminate against applicants for employment on any legally recognized basis, including but not limited to: veteran status, race, color, religion, gender, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin, disability, personal appearance, family responsibilities, matriculation, political affiliation, age and/or any other categories protected by the laws of the United States or the District of Columbia.