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Law Student - Public Interest in Washington, DC **

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Company name

Center for American Progress

Organization Type

Public Interest

Job Type

Law Student

Location

Washington, DC

Date Last Verified

Apr 24,2018

Posted on

Jan 05,2018

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Internship Program, Summer 2018 The candidate will work with the Women's Health and Rights Internship. Interns learn many of the basic skills it takes to be a policy professional at a progressive nonprofit from a front-row seat. Primary internship responsibilities include researching issues surrounding women's health, including legislation and state health care policy, reproductive health care policy, Supreme Court rulings, and access to and disparities in health care. Interns conduct web-based research for working projects and preliminary research on areas of interest to the Women's Health team. Interns also create compilations of and analyze data, write memos and assist in writing and reviewing larger projects, and report on webinars regarding women's health or issues relating to women's health. Other duties may include conducting targeted research and reporting on policy meetings, seminars, hearings, and lectures. Whenever possible, interns are encouraged to write on the subject of their choice either as a contributor to a larger final piece or as an individual author of a column for the website. Law students are considered. Note: Interns must work full time and 8+ weeks, although 10 weeks is preferred. Duration: June to August

Additional info

Submit internship application with cover letter and resume; writing sample (3 pages); college or university transcript; and recommendation letter(s) (optional). No phone calls.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Center for American Progress
1333 H Street, NW,
10th Floor
Washington, DC 20005