Applications for the 2021 ANCA Western Region Internship Program are now open.  Apply below.

The ANCA Western Region Internship Program is a selective part-time leadership program, which introduces college students and recent college graduates to all aspects of the public affairs arena. The program provides an opportunity for student leaders and activists to gain an in-depth understanding of the American political system, Armenian-American issues and advocacy efforts on the local, state and federal levels.

Interns will gain experience in non-profit management, government affairs, community organizing and education, communication, media, and planning and executing events. In addition to individual and joint projects, interns will participate in workshops featuring a variety of guest speakers including public officials, ANCA leadership, and specialists from the community.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Applicants must have a high school diploma
  • Complete 15 hours per week during the Spring and Fall session, 25 hours in the Summer including some evenings and weekends
  • Have a valid driver’s license (exceptions made in special circumstances)
  • Minimum age requirement for internship program: 18 years

2021 Program Schedule

 

Spring (2021)

  • Application Deadline: December 13, 2020
  • Program Dates: January 25 – May 3, 2021
  • Location: Virtual

Summer (2021)

  • Application Deadline: May 15, 2021
  • Program Dates: June 14 – August 27, 2021
  • Location: To Be Determined

Fall (2021)

  • Application Deadline: July 15, 2021
  • Program Dates: August 30 – December 10, 2021
  • Location: To Be Determined

APPLY TODAY 

In successfully completing all internship program requirements, participants may receive school credit.

For more information about the ANCA Western Region Internship Program, please e-mail info@ancawr.org or call (818) 500-1918.