Internships will focus on research and organizing in the City of Santa Ana on following topics: Rent Control and Gentrification
You do not have to be a student to apply. Interns who complete the program, including a required training session on July 1st, will be eligible to receive a stipend for $500.
Deadline to Submit Application: Monday May 21
Internship will run from Sunday July 1st 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· Able to 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. · Able to attend one Monthly Chican@s Unidos Meeting· Willing to give a presentation of findings to Chican@s Unidos in August.