GlobalMindED Internship

 

We pride ourselves on giving has of team of interns each summer, fall, and spring. If you would like to apply for an internship, please fill out the application below and select the areas in which you are interested. Interns must be enrolled in an accredited university for the duration of their internship.

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GlobalMindED is a nonprofit organization (501c3) that holds an annual conference in Denver. The 2017 GlobalMindED Conference will convene educators, policymakers, business professionals, and thought leaders from around the world to share innovative, world-class ideas on June 21-23, 2017. The goal of this event is to bring the best of regional conferences to a world stage and to set a new standard for collaboration across school systems, higher education institutions, and the working world. Our internships are perfect for anyone who is interested in education, non-profits, and building a more inclusive society, where everyone can have access to opportunity, regardless of their background or the challenges they face. Ideal candidates will have great communication skills and a professional demeanor, as well as strong organizational and teamwork skills. All positions are unpaid, although course credit and scheduling requirements can easily be accommodated. If you would like to apply, please send your resume and cover letter to contact@globalminded.org, and identify the internships in which you are interested.

 

 

INTERNSHIP POSITION: Event Planning

 

This intern will support the Conference Director in all aspects of planning the upcoming GlobalMindED

conference in Denver.

 

Responsibilities

• Outreach and follow up with conference participants, vendors and media contacts

• Assist the Conference Director with on the ground conference operations

• Work closely with the Marketing and Graphics teams on marketing materials

• Assist with grant research and database development

 

Requirements

• Exemplary written and oral communication skills

• Experience with Microsoft Office Suite

• Strong research and editing skills

 

INTERNSHIP POSITION: Partnerships and Marketing

 

This intern will be responsible for digital marketing and outreach to a wide range of stakeholder and

constituent groups. Ideal candidates will have experience in social media platforms; knowledge of

current online trends; strong interpersonal, writing and editorial skills; and outstanding planning and

follow-through abilities.

 

Responsibilities

• Create marketing materials for constituent groups from diverse sectors

• Support phone outreach and email campaigns using Constant Contact

• Write SEO and keyword friendly copy for websites

• Use Google Analytics to gather data on web traffic

• Provide feedback on web presence and assist in the development of a web strategy

• Generate posts and tweets using Hootsuite

 

Requirements

• Experience in social media platforms

• Outgoing, engaging personality

• Strong communication and research skills

• Experience with WordPress and HuffPost preferred

 

INTERNSHIP POSITION: Graphic and Website Design and Development

 

This intern will support improvements, maintenance, and updates for www.globalminded.org. Other

tasks may include building a mobile app, creating a space for conference attendees to network,

working with the Marketing team to create SEO-friendly content, and more.

 

Responsibilities

• Provide ongoing website design and maintenance

• Assist in design and development of layouts for conference brochures and marketing materials

• Create original content in alignment with brand aesthetic and marketing strategy

• Retouch and color correct images

• Utilize strong written skills and bring effective visual ideas from concept through to completion

 

Requirements

• Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite essential

• Familiarity with Adobe Muse and WordPress desired

 

INTERNSHIP POSITION: Research

 

This intern will work on a variety of high-priority research projects focused on first-generation-tocollege

and minority student success. Candidates should be passionate about education, globalization,

diversity, equal opportunity, and access. Possibility to use research data for the intern’s project/thesis

and share with their college/institution to improve student outcomes.

 

Responsibilities

• Researching programs and institutions working with underserved populations

Data collection and analysis of GlobalMindED’s First-Generation-to-College Student Leadership Program (interviewing First Gen students, designing student surveys, and writing up findings, which could include fact sheets, reports and/or web content)

• Construction of data visuals

 

Requirements

• Excellent communication and organizational skills

• Previous professional or academic experience in policy research and analysis

• Proficiency with Microsoft Excel and statistical software are preferred

• Academic background in public policy, economics, education, business, psychology, statistics,

sociology, social work or related fields

 

 

 

 

To apply, for the internship, please send your resume and cover letter to

contact@globalminded.org