Summer 2021 Communications Intern

About Civil Rights Corps

Civil Rights Corps immediately seeks a professional, dependable, and enthusiastic undergraduate or graduate student for a communications internship for the summer of 2021. Civil Rights Corps (CRC) is an innovative non-profit civil rights organization based in Washington, D.C. Founded in 2016, CRC challenges wealth-based and race-based systems of oppression. CRC has won groundbreaking litigation challenging the rise of debtors’ prisons, abusive private probation schemes, and wealth-based pre-trial detention. CRC works closely with community partners and is committed to fundamentally transforming the criminal system. CRC’s staff is comprised of passionate and dedicated advocates with a profound commitment to social justice and fighting inequality in all its forms. Learn more about our work at civilrightscorps.org.

About the Role

The Communications Department is quickly growing with this dynamic organization. The role of the communications intern is to support the Communications team in day-to-day tasks in the press shop, from special projects to graphics to digital communications. The ideal candidate will be interested in legal system reform and a self-starter who is a team player. The candidate should also demonstrate a desire for a career in communications, through coursework, volunteerism, and/or other internship experiences. Due to the current public health emergency this will be a remote opportunity.

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Compensation

Salary is $15 per hour.

To Apply

Submit a brief cover letter, resume, and two references to jobs@civilrightscorps.org. Please include “Summer 2021 Communications Internship” in the subject line. Applications will be accepted and reviewed on an ongoing basis until a candidate is selected.