Our Ambassador Network is designed to empower young community members to promote understanding between Arab Americans and the greater American society. The Ambassador Network represents an effort to unite the community through capacity building, while amplifying Arab America’s effectiveness as a resource that offers accurate information on Arab Americans and the Arab World.
We are seeking passionate, responsible, and dedicated students and professionals from around the nation to serve as Ambassadors for Arab America.
The positions are unpaid, but benefits for participating in the Ambassador Network include:
· A recommendation letter following one year of service (or one semester if an intern)· A certificate of completion and a brief profile on the website· Published content that can be shared on applications with future employers and programs· Inclusion on resume for working in creative, journalistic, and leadership positions· Experience in combating stereotypes and empowering Arab Americans who rely on your insight
Please select one of three positions to apply for:
1. INTERN - As an intern, you will gain many valuable skills. Learn about social media promotion, conduct research on the Arab American community, explore event planning, cover exciting Arab American events, and sharpen your writing skills. Our office is conveniently located one block away from the Metro Center and three blocks from the McPherson Square metro stations. For those new to Washington DC, we are a short distance from the White House, Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery, the Verizon Center and historic downtown DC. Additionally, you have an option of extending your services to Arab America remotely for 20-25 hours a week for three months.
To apply, please complete the form and email your resume, cover letter, two references, and two writing samples to:Dr. Amal David, Director, Community Outreach | Email: firstname.lastname@example.org | Tel: 877-272-2944 or 313-617-6000 .
2. REPRESENTATIVE (Campus or Community) - Apply for a campus or community representative position at Arab America and help connect our digital platform to organizations and businesses in your community - and possibly across America! Learn important networking and event management skills, and help advance the Arab America mission.
To apply, please complete the form and email your resume and two writing samples to:Dr. Amal David, Director, Community Outreach | Email: email@example.com | Tel: 877-272-2944 or 313-617-6000
3. BLOGGER - As a blogger for Arab America, you will be responsible for providing content for our digital platform. This is your chance to write about issues important to you and express your creativity to thousands of people online. Showcase your love of Arab culture by writing about your favorite Arab tradition, or combat the biased media narratives by writing your own takes on current issues and developing events.
Participation in daily or periodic conference call is required.