Peacemaker Internship

Posted September 16, 2013 Employer: Massachusetts Peace Action
Approximate Deadline: ASAP

Massachusetts Peace Action is seeking students, recent graduates, or young activists who can commit 10 hours per week in Fall 2013 (September to December). The internship is unpaid but a $300 stipend is awarded on completion. Start and end dates are flexible but the student should be able to work at least 10 weeks. Our office is located near Harvard Square, Cambridge.

Massachusetts Peace Action is a statewide membership organization working to develop the sustained political power to foster a more just and peaceful U.S. foreign policy. Through grassroots organizing, policy advocacy, and community education, our priority issues for 2013 are: cut the military budget to fund jobs, the environment and human needs; prevent war with Iran and Syria and end the war in Afghanistan; and abolish nuclear weapons.

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To apply, please submit a brief cover letter, resume, and short sample of your writing or creative work (e.g.  a flyer, fact sheet, research paper, web page, news article, etc.) to  Include in your cover letter an explanation of your interest and/or experience with peace and justice work and identify which specialty you prefer. Applications will be evaluated on a rolling basis.

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