Internship Opportunity with Fair Districts PA this Summer

PA college students: Join us to spread the word about redistricting reform this summer as a part-time, PAID, non-partisan intern - anywhere in PA.

If the answer to any of those is YES, consider a paid, part-time internship with Fair Districts PA this summer. Fair Districts PA is a volunteer-led, grassroots movement working to end gerrymandering and amend the PA constitution to create an independent citizens redistricting commission. Summer interns will help with community outreach by sharing information and collecting petition signatures in support of reform. Following a weekend of training and experience together with other interns and intern coordinators, most work will be done on weekends in partnership with local Fair Districts PA leaders and volunteers,

Since the goal is to spread the word in every corner of Pennsylvania, reliable transportation is essential, and occasional overnights away from home should be expected.

Want more details?

The Fair Districts PA summer internship will consist of on average of 8 to 10 hours per week for 10 to 12 weeks from late May to the end of August, for a total of around 100 hours and a total stipend of $2000, paid in half mid-summer and half at the completion of the internship. Travel and related expenses will be reimbursed. Most work will take place between late May and mid-July, with occasional weekends afterward.

Fair Districts PA interns will:

Preference will be given to applicants 18 and older from rural regions of the commonwealth and from underserved communities.

Fair Districts PA interns should have the following skills and interests:

Still want to know more? Join us for a short Zoom info meeting at 7:30 pm on March 19. Register for the Zoom link here.

To submit your application:

Email your resume and cover letter to Positions will be filled as soon as possible, with a start date of May 28.