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Writing and Research Internship

ROCS Reston, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Why You Want To Work Here

Exciting summer internship opportunity for a college student who is interested in sharpening their writing, proofreading, and research skills. This internship is being offered with an international non-profit organization that supports higher education.

Responsibilities of the Writing and Research Intern

  • Assist with the planning, management, and execution of the research communications editorial calendar, including supporting communications plans and campaigns
  • Write and edit original research-focused content such as web content, articles, research briefs, etc. for school and candidate audiences
  • Review, edit, and provide feedback on research content written by other members of the team
  • Assist in the management of social media accounts for the research team
  • Execute updates to market intelligence/ website pages
  • Other responsibilities and duties as assigned

Qualifications of the Writing and Research Intern

  • Current college student, pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in a field related to management, economics, journalism, communications, education, statistics or some other research related discipline
  • Able to work at least 2 full days per week (8 hour days)
  • Experience writing and editing for various audiences
  • Expertise in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, and Excel)
  • Ability to multi-task, focus, and pay attention to detail
  • Positive attitude and eager/ willing to learn
  • Ability to take criticism constructively
  • Knowledge of social media preferred
  • Experience writing for a publication like a university/ college or high school newspaper preferred

Reston, VA

Part-time, 20 hours per week

Paid Internship



Reston, VA