The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to foster leadership based on enduring values and to provide a nonpartisan venue for dealing with critical issues. The Institute has campuses in Aspen, Colorado, and on the Wye River on Maryland's Eastern Shore. It also maintains offices in New York City and has an international network of partners.
The intern will be part of the Aspen Institute Citizenship and American Identity Program (CAI). This policy program focuses on the challenge of sustaining strong citizenship in America and coherent national identity in an age of demographic flux and severe inequality.
The Citizenship and American Identity Program seeks a full-time or part-time intern. The intern will be a core team member, working under the direction of the associate director to provide communications, programmatic, and administrative support to team. This position is three months with possibility for continuation and/or growth.
Support the Citizenship and American Identity Program team in the communications and marketing efforts, including:
Assisting with developing high-quality email communications and maintaining contact database.
Support the Citizenship and American Identity Program team in the preparation and development of a initiatives and corresponding events. This includes assisting with:
Assist the Citizenship and American identity Program with administrative details, including:
Knowledge, Education and Experience
Qualified candidates should have the following:
The Aspen Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with all District and federal laws. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or protected veteran or disabled status and will not be discriminated against.
Candidate must have the ability to work under pressure and handle stress. Candidate must also have the ability to meet regular attendance policy of the Aspen Institute.