Civic Changemakers 2024

Monday, June 10th from 12:00am to Friday, August 2nd, 2024 12:00am (ET)

About

Join our Civic Changemakers team and make a difference in the lives of middle school students in Washington DC!  

This internship provides free housing on the GWU campus along with a stipend. Interns will learn how to facilitate a dynamic curriculum that fosters student civic engagement and helps them address issues in their community and school. You'll have the opportunity to participate in a fun and interactive training sessions, learn more about DC, and gain valuable leadership experience! 

Position: Full Time: Monday
June 10th - Friday August 2nd

Housing: Provided for free on GWU campus

Hours: This is a full-time internship which should be your only commitment during the period

Responsibilities for this Internship will include: 

  • Civic Changemaker Interns will lead a group of middle school students through the Civic Changemaker program curriculum each day including service-learning projects and field trips, providing mentorship and inspiration to students as they work on service-learning and civic action projects. 
  • Civic Changemaker Interns will assist with building student reading, writing and communication skills, oral and visual presentation skills, and critical thinking skills as they work on their civic changemaker projects. 
  • Civic Changemaker Interns will facilitate all aspects of the program including curriculum delivery, field trips, welcoming guest speakers and presenters, setting up the classrooms/community sites each day.  
  • The Civic Changemaker cohort will participate in reflection and training sessions each week to support and strengthen their own civic and teaching skills.

    This position is only open to GW students. You must be a current first year, sophomore, junior or a graduate student at GW. Check our FAQ for any questions or concerns you may have! 
Registration
Opens Jan 2, 2024 12:00pm
Supervisor(s)
Paid
Paid
Timeframe
Summer
Credit
No
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Requirements
Background check, Fingerprinting, Training
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