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2019-2020 Internship Application

Period

  • From July 2019 till August 2020

Qualifications

  • High school student who is enrolled in a San Mateo County high school
  • Will be starting Sophomore or Junior year in Fall 2019

Benefits

  • Great exposure to internal workings of a non-profit organization dedicated to the social, political, and economic well-being of Asian Pacific Americans (APAs)
  • Learn from and network with successful leaders of the community
  • $500 Stipend at the end of internship with satisfactory performance
  • Letter of recommendation or reference as appropriate (upon request)

Requirements

  • Attend intern meetings, as requested
  • Approximately 4-6 hours of off-site work per month is anticipated
  • Provide support at events – social, social justice, and community as requested
  • Support board members on various duties related to the organization’s mission
  • Assist with the Annual APA Awards and Gala, date TBD.

Internship Job Description

  • Write articles and prepare 3 newsletters for publication
  • Work on APA issues and coordinate with local organizations as needed
  • Create abbreviated content for the website, Facebook, etc. as needed
  • Create flyers & other visuals as needed
  • Work with YOCA in San Mateo County
  • Assist in planning and providing support for events
  • Work on other printed or published materials as needed
Application deadline: May 6, 2019; interviews are May 9, 11, 13, and 16

Please submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher or your counselor with the application to:
San Mateo OCA, P.O. Box 218, San Mateo, California 94401
or email to ocasanmateochapter@gmail.com

Qualified applicants will be contacted to set up interviews.

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