Communications Intern

Offered By: 
Children's Defense Fund - Texas
Job Location: 
Job Location (Other): 
Remote with possibility of hybrid work
If "Paid", provide rate: 
Interns receive $15/hr for a maximum of 20 hours per week
Job Description: 
The internship is based in Austin (remote with opportunities for hybrid work) and provides social media and communications support for all CDF-Texas policy and program areas, including relevant coalitions and campaigns. The intern works 20 hours/week, and will contribute to social media campaigns to promote the organization’s research, reports, legislative issues, advocacy-related activities, and outreach efforts. CDF-Texas performs activities like advocate training/recruitment, story collection, public education, legislator visits, legislative briefings, public policy events, and more.
Application Instructions: 
Applicants must complete the linked application form. Through that form, applicants will be asked to submit a resume and cover letter. Finalists will be asked to interview and submit a professional writing sample.
Degree Status: 
Current Student
Experience Required: 
Contact Information: 
If you have any questions about this position, contact Ana Ruiz at
Type of Internship: 
Posted By: 
Ana Ruiz, Communications Associate
Expiration Date: 
Monday, December 5, 2022