Summer Internship 2016

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Holidays for Heroes is seeking interns for Summer 2016. Interns will have the opportunity to support and work alongside the brave men and women who put their lives on the line for our country, and the families who support them.

A LIFE-CHANGING OPPORTUNITY

Make a difference; working alongside true Heroes
Accrue hands-on experience in nonprofit operations & governance
Sharpen your journalism, film and marketing skills
Test and refine professional goals
Make critical and nationally diverse professional contacts
Interns can submit for college credit when applicable.

INTERNSHIP APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Currently enrolled, or accepted to a four-year accredited college or university (preferably pursuing a degree in English, Journalism, Marketing/Communications, Public Relations, Management, or other relevant major)
  • Personal essay outlining why you are a strong candidate for this internship and what you hope to get out of the experience (600-800 words)
  • Resume – including education specifics, honors and professional experience
  • Letter of reference
  • Means of transportation while on island (car or bicycle)
  • Previously secured housing preferred

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and on a team
  • Strong organization and planning skills, detail-oriented and motivated
  • Ability to problem-solve, multi-task and meet deadlines
  • Competent user of MS Office applications
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