Unpaid, but college credit is available.
The Borgen Project is an innovative, national campaign that is working to make poverty a focus of U.S. foreign policy. Editors edit articles for BORGEN Magazine and The Borgen Project Blog. The Editor is responsible for reviewing and editing articles submitted by The Borgen Project’s national team of writers. The internship is 260-hours, unpaid and can be completed part-time or full-time. The position is done from home, but follows a set schedule. A minimum of 15 hours per week and weekend shifts are available for those who prefer it.
Edit and format articles submitted by national writers.
Work with writers to improve their articles.
Assist with fundraising. Create a personal fundraising campaign and meet targets.
Attend national conference call every Monday at 5PM PST.
Must have great editing skills. Must be able to work independently and meet deadlines with very little supervision. Experience writing SEO friendly content is helpful, but not required.