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DC, NYC, LA Activist Interns Wanted

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all CODEPINK staff are working remotely until further notice. This considerably limits our ability to take on and train new interns. That being said, interns can still apply below and will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis.

This internship program will strengthen your skills in creating change both locally and globally, gain experience in strategic campaigning, creative actions, outreach, and engagement, writing, and bringing an end to war.

Who We Are Looking For:

  • Current High School and College students and/or any young person under 30 willing to commit anywhere from 5-20 hours a week
  • Someone who possess strong writing and communication skills
  • Someone who has a passion for social justice work and ending war
  • Someone who can work well both independently and with a team
  • Previous experience in a non-profit organization is a plus.

Your tasks may include:

  • Writing and research: proofreading, editing, research, writing blog posts, press releases, emails and more.
  • On the streets: attending meetings, rallies, demonstrations, press conferences, and more!
  • Office work: data entry, participating in national staff conference calls, and other administrative tasks.
  • Creativity: posters, flyers, signs, webpages, Facebook events, visuals, many others. Using artistic abilities for activism is always needed!

Required Knowledge:

  • Ability to be flexible and to work independently;
  • Detail-oriented and able to deliver assignments on time;
  • Knowledge of the Middle East, Latin America, Korea or other places is a plus.


To apply, fill out the application and send it along with a resume and cover letter to:

People of color, women, LGBTIQ people, and people with disabilities are encouraged to apply.