Internships will focus on research and organizing in the City of Santa Ana on following topics: Charter Schools and Gentrification. We are looking for folks who are willing to conduct a lot of research and who are self-motivated.
You do not have to be a student to apply. You must be older than 18. Interns who complete the program, including a required training session on June 30 and our Annual Fundraiser on August 24th, will receive a stipend for $500.
Deadline to Submit Application: Monday May 20
Internship will run from Sunday June 30th to Saturday August 10
This internship will consist of: · Researching the issue· Attending relevant community meetings· Meeting with people involved in the issue· Writing a narrative of the experience and findings· Traveling throughout Santa Ana What you gain from this internship: · Experience in grassroots researching skills· Organizing and research training Criteria for applying: · Commit to a fast paced 6 week internship· Attend weekly check-ins and spend 15 to 20 hours a week on the internship. Most of this time will be reading and researching on your own time, as well as attending community meetings. · Attend one Monthly Chicanxs Unidxs Meeting· Publicly present findings to Chicanxs Unidxs on August 10th, 2019