2016 Summer Internship

Deadline to Apply : Monday May 29 2017

Chican@s Unidos de Orange County is offering multiple internships during this summer. We are a grassroots organization that has been active in many community fights. We believe in the value of research to help organize around an issue that impacts our communities. 


You do not need to be a student to apply.  Interns who complete program will be eligible to receive a stipend  of $500.  The dealing to apply is Monday May 29, 2017.  

Deadline Change: Attention to all applying for the 2017 Chican@s Unidos summer research internship:

This internship will consist of:

·      Researching the issue
·      Attending relevant community meeting
·      Meeting with people involved in issue. 
·      Writing a narrative if the experience and findings.
·      Traveling throughout Santa Ana (a car will be useful but not necessary as we will provide transportation as needed)

What you gain from this internship:

·      Experience in grassroots researching skills
·      Organizing and Research training

Criteria for applying:

·      Commit to either a fast paced 4 week internship
·      Able to Attend weekly check-Ins and spend 15 to 20 hours a week on the internship. Most of this time will be reading and researching on your own time. 
·      Able to Attend One Monthly Chicano Unid@s Meeting
·      Willing to Give a presentation of Final Product to Chican@s Unidos
·      Able to Attend an all day Orientation Monday July 9th.
·      Able to Attend an the CU Scholarship Internship on Friday September 8th, 2017.