Disability Rights New York (DRNY) is currently seeking a hardworking and self-motivated Student Intern for our organization. DRNY is the Protection & Advocacy System and Client Assistance Program (P&A/CAP) for persons with disabilities in New York. As the P&A/CAP for New York, DRNY advocates for the civil and legal rights for New Yorkers with disabilities.
DRNY is looking for a student intern to assist our organization with special projects and assignments. The student intern will survey local, state and other organizations to obtain data; compile data for internal and public reports; and provide general administrative support; ensure that the project files are organized, and help produce proposals, plans, and reports.
This is an unpaid internship.
Qualifications and Responsibilities:
Student applicant must be enrolled in a four-year accredited college or university with a focus in communications, political science, or public policy (preferred);
Must possess exceptional writing skills;
Must be detail-oriented;
Committed to the mission and vision of DRNY (preferred);
Must be self-motivated and able to work independently; and
Ability to prioritize and manage projects and tasks to meet deadlines
Education/ Working Knowledge
Must have a 2.8 GPA or higher.
Physical Requirements (with or without reasonable accommodations):
To apply, please submit the following:
Resume highlighting relevant educational and work/internship experience.
Cover letter expressing interest in the internship.
Transcript from an accredited college or university that details all classes you have taken and those in which you are currently enrolled.
Please send your cover letter, resume, and transcripts to: https://www.appone.com/MainInfoReq.asp?R_ID=1514919
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