Careers & Internships
We’d like to work with you!
Girls Empowerment Network is seeking strong leaders with a passion for girls’ issues to fill a number of unpaid internships within our agency. All interns must be committed to the mission of Girls Empowerment Network, be team-oriented, possess excellent verbal and written communication skills, and have reliable transportation. Internships typically last one semester (fall, spring or summer) and are anywhere from 10-40 hours/week. Please use the application form to specify which areas of our work you are most interested in. Thank you for considering Girls Empowerment Network for your internship!
Note: Girls Empowerment Network DOES NOT accept paper, mailed, or faxed applications. Please use an appropriate word processing program such as MS Word to submit your application materials. Also, please note that submitting a resume is optional.
Serve as a representative of Girls Empowerment Network in the community, table at outreach events, and assist with the recruitment, screening, and training of agency volunteers.
Communications (summer only)
Assist staff with the various aspects of external communications, including managing numerous social media platforms, creating blog content, and interviewing girls involved in Girls Empowerment Network programming for a monthly feature.
Contribute to curriculum review and revision, provide support on-site with programming, and facilitate groups at elementary, middle, and high schools.
Assist with projects necessary to sustain programs for girls and gain valuable skills in a nonprofit Development Department.
Pathfinder Leadership Summit Intern (summer only)
Will assist in various aspects of delivering our Pathfinder Leadership Summit, a personal and professional leadership development program for young women in high school.
Help plan our annual We Are Girls conference which serves 3,000+ parents, girls and educators in November (with events in Austin and Houston), as well as contribute to marketing/PR efforts and initiatives for our camps, Pathfinder program, and special projects.
How to Apply
To apply, download the application form, fill it out and send it to email@example.com.
Internship Application Procedures
Applicants are interviewed and selected on a rolling basis.
Please download and complete the Internship Application and save it using the following naming system: Lastname_Internship_Application.doc
Create a copy of your resume and save it using the following naming system: Lastname_Internship_Resume.doc (submission optional)
Send your completed application and resume material to firstname.lastname@example.org and use the subject line: Your name, internship you are applying for.
Notice: Girls Empowerment Network DOES NOT accept paper, mailed or faxed applications. Please use an appropriate word processing program such as MS Word to submit your application materials. Also, please note that submitting a resume is optional.