The David L. Hoyt Education Foundation internship program offers exciting opportunities for students and young professionals to gain professional experience working side-by- side with foundation staff and board members. Interns will be actively involved with all areas of non-profit management on many different levels. Interns will receive tasks and challenges that will provide direct support to our day-to- day activities. DLH Foundation staff and board members serve as mentors to each intern and ensure they have every chance for professional growth. Our goal is to give interns a comprehensive experience in education based non-profit management to provide the skills necessary to be a viable candidate in a highly competitive field.
****Items of note: Exact schedules are to be determined by the specific internship program. Exact dates are flexible and arranged to correspond with intern’s college schedules. Housing is not provided. College credit may be available through the intern’s university or college. Otherwise, internship will receive a nominal stipend. The DLH Foundation also accepts intern applications on an open basis throughout the year.****
We are currently seeking community development and marketing interns for fall.
The Community Development Intern will support the daily tasks and projects of the Community Development Manager. Tasks and projects will include event coordination and preparation, programming support, and administrative duties. Candidates must have strong computer skills, including the Microsoft Office Suite (Excel skills a must); excellent writing skills; the ability to multi-task and work within a team environment; and the focus to take on independent projects.
The Marketing Intern will support both the Community Development Manager and the Executive director with daily social media blasts, newsletter creation, some graphic design work, and video editing. Candidates must have strong writing skills, the ability to multi-task and work within a team environment, and the focus to take on independent projects. Experience with Adobe InDesign, Photoshop or similar required.