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Internships

Interns work under the supervision of staff or a board member to focus on a specific project to benefit EMERGENCY USA. As an intern, you will be an essential member of our team and have the opportunity to learn how non-profits function. In addition, you will be supporting the EMERGENCY mission, helping to save lives and deliver healthcare to those who would otherwise have no access to it. Internships may be completed for school credit, as approved by your university or college.

Current internship opportunities:

Duties include:

  • Research local events for volunteers to attend (festivals, concerts, community block parties, etc.)
  • Organize an Under One Blue Sky team on your campus or in your community
  • Outreach and communication with volunteers
  • Attend events in your community as a representative of EMERGENCY USA

Requirements:

  • Commitment to EMERGENCY USA’s values and mission
  • Enjoy working with others
  • Ability to carry out online research
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Ability to work well independently and achieve goals
  • Ability to commit 10 hours per week, minimum 6-month commitment

Duties include:

  • Research strategies for increasing engagement in Under One Blue Sky event
  • Organize an Under One Blue Sky team on your campus or in your community
  • Assist with event planning and implementation
  • Assist with sending thank you letters, and data entry
  • Filing, photocopying and other light office duties
  • Note taking at meetings

Requirements:

  • Commitment to EMERGENCY USA’s values and mission
  • Ability to work well independently and achieve goals
  • Internship is located in New York City
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel, Google Docs and Sheets, desired
  • Previous experience with any database software a plus
  • Ability to commit 10 hours per week, minimum 6-month commitment

To Apply:

To apply for an internship, please send a letter of interest with your resume to info@emergencyusa.org.

If you are interested in an internship project not listed above, please send a brief project proposal outlining your interest in EMERGENCY USA, your goals for an internship and your plans for implementing your project.

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