American Public Health Association (APHA)

  • Component Affairs Internship: Spring term 2019 (January-May)

    Location US-DC-Washington
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(1/8/2019 9:40 AM)
    Job ID
    Length of Assignment
    2-3 months
  • Overview

    Have you been looking for a way to develop and apply business/marketing strategies to real world situations?  Have you been looking to build your resume with communication, marketing, and office experience before you step out into the job market? If so, then American Public Health Association (APHA) has the opportunity for you!  APHA internships are unpaid and located in Washington, DC.


    A business/marketing internship with the APHA Membership and Component Affairs Department will offer you the chance to gain hands on experience that coupled with formal education will place you on top of a competitive job market.
    You will learn and participate in:
    - Membership recruitment and retention;
    - Social Network Administration;
    - Writing and implementing a marketing plan;
    - Database Management;
    - Quantitative data collection;
    - Qualitative data collection;
    - SWOT Analysis;
    - Creating and writing promotional pieces;
    - Writing blogs for Public Health Campaigns;
    - Office experience.
    Participate in The Get Ready Campaign public events.
    You will also work closely with and be mentored by the Deputy Director of Membership Services.


    Applicants who meet the requirements and are interested in being considered for this internship should upload the following information:
    - Cover letter;
    - Resume;
    - A writing sample;
    - Unofficial transcript;
    - Three references (Employer or Professor - name, title, company name and phone number/email).
    (If you are uploading a pdf document, the document needs to be a file that was created and can be manipulated and converted in order to upload.)
    Deadline date:            Open Until Filled
    EEO/AA/VETS/DISABILITY.  APHA is strongly and actively committed to diversity in its workplace.


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