Jobs & Internship Opportunities
Below you will find opportunities for students (click on the link):
OCA-NY 2019 Paid Summer Internship
OCA-NY is looking for a college student or recent college graduate for a full-time summer internship position to coordinate OCA-NY's 13th Annual Hate Crimes Prevention Art Project. This Project involves coordinating and training of diverse high school teenagers from select youth organizations on hate crimes and using art as a tool to prevent hate crimes.
Dates of Internship: May 21 - August 15, 2019
Stipend: $2,750 (includes local travel expenses)
Application Deadline: Monday, April 15, 2019, 6 p.m. EST
MinKwon Center's Young Adult Leadership Through Empowerment & Development (LEAD)
The MinKwon Center is starting up Young Adult LEAD, a group for working class, Asian American young adults (18-35) to meet up weekly, learn and talk about political issues that impact our communities, participate in outreach, and work together to organize a campaign to ensure our communities are safer and to create progressive spaces in our communities.
To learn more about the program, please attend LEAD's first meeting on:
February 13, 2019 (6:30-8:30 PM)
MinKwon Center (136-19 41st Ave #3, Flushing NY, 11355).
Light dinner will be provided! Interested folks can email David Choi to RSVP (firstname.lastname@example.org).
AALDEF Exit Poll Survey (Volunteer)
On November 6, 2018, the Asian American Legal Defense and Education Fund (AALDEF) will be monitoring the elections and conducting non-partisan voter surveys at poll sites in Asian American neighborhoods. Volunteers are needed to monitor polling sites and conduct exit polls.
> For more information and to sign-up, follow the link here
MinKwon Center (PAID)
The MinKwon Center for Community Action has a paid canvassing opportunity to raise awareness of the upcoming General Election with students. They are looking for bilingual Chinese-English speakers to door knock and phone bank in the Flushing area to encourage Asian voters to turn out at the polls on November 6th.
Canvassers are paid at $20/ hour for door knocking and $15/ hour for phone banking.
> For more information and to apply, follow the link here