The Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR) is a national nonprofit working to empower communities by striking at the roots of monopoly power and striving toward a vision of thriving, diverse, equitable communities. We use in-depth research, reporting, and data analysis to produce influential reports and articles. Our analyses are frequently featured in national news media and sought out by policymakers. We work closely with a broad range of local community leaders, elected officials, and a diverse coalition of allies to advance these ideas and policies.
ILSR is looking for a paid “Communications Assistant” intern to implement and support ILSR’s communications strategies. ILSR has offices in Minneapolis, Minn. and Washington, D.C., though this position is open to candidates anywhere in the U.S. The internship is available to undergraduate students, graduate students, and young professionals who can commit to 10-20 hours per week.
Please submit all materials listed below to Jessica Del Fiacco (email@example.com) by June 21, 2021.
This internship is paid $15/hour.
Term of internship: July 6, 2021 – Mid-September 2021 (these terms are negotiable, given school schedule and/or other commitments, with the potential for this internship to be extended into the fall term)
ILSR welcomes applicants from a broad range of backgrounds and experiences. Black people, Indigenous people, people of color, women, people with disabilities, lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer, transgender, gender-nonconforming, veterans, and formerly incarcerated individuals are strongly encouraged to apply.
If you’re excited about this position, but feel you don’t meet 100% of the requirements, please apply — it never hurts to try.
The Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR) is a national nonprofit working to empower communities by striking at the roots of monopoly power and striving toward a vision of thriving…