SUMMARY: The Community Action Partnership—National Office (Partnership) is seeking motivated, highly organized graduate students to serve as paid interns. The internship will provide students the opportunity to learn about poverty alleviation efforts, programs and strategies in the United States while developing their research, organization, communications and outreach skills. Specifically, this intern will learn about the Department of Energy’s Weatherization Assistance Program and related energy policy. Interns will be paid $20 per hour.

It is the mission of the Community Action Partnership to strengthen, promote, represent and serve the network of member agencies to assure that the issues of poverty are effectively presented and addressed. To achieve its mission, the Partnership engages in training and technical assistance, advocacy and efforts to promote visibility of the Community Action Network in order to enhance the work of its 1000+ community action and limited-purpose agencies and their partners in communities across the country.

TO APPLY: Send cover letter and resume to noting “Energy Partnerships Intern” in the subject line. No calls please. Resumes accepted until positions are filled.

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