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Programming Internship

Awakenings: Summer 2020 Programming Internship

Duration & Time Commitment: May-August 2020. 12-15 hrs/week to be scheduled in accordance with Intern Availability. Inter

Department: Programming (Visual Art, Literary, & Performance/Movement)

Direct Supervisor: Creative Director, Jeri Frederickson

Our Organization: Awakenings is an arts nonprofit dedicated to making visible the artistic expression of survivors of sexual violence.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

The goal of this internship is to provide the intern with the opportunity to obtain hands-on experience within a small non-profit during a critical growth period. The intern will be highly engaged with the planning and execution of our artistic programming for survivors of sexual violence. For the summer of 2020, this position will engage specifically with our visual art exhibit created in collaboration with Kan Win & it’s surrounding programming. Depending on the applicants specific strengths, they might also be more involved with our literary programming including Awakened Voices, our online magazine, and The Nightingale blog.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Excellent written & communication skills
  • Ability to learn quickly and meet deadlines in a timely manner
  • Works well in a small team & is a self-starter
  • Experience with copy-editing and proof-reading preferred but not required
  • Experience with wordpress or submittable preferred but not required

To apply, please send a resume and brief cover letter by April 30th to

Job Type: Unpaid Internship
Location: Ravenswood