Online Dept. Internships

People For the American Way is a nationwide advocacy organization that mobilizes its members and activists to fight for public policies that reflect the values of freedom, fairness, and equal opportunity; to champion constitutional protections and civil rights; to hold public officials accountable to those standards; and to promote strong democratic institutions, including a federal judiciary that upholds individual rights. This is a great opportunity to learn more about Web-based outreach and organizing strategies for a multifaceted progressive advocacy organization.


  • Conduct independent projects, including research and creation of new material for the website
  • Work with other staff to provide support for Web-based advocacy campaigns
  • Perform routine administrative duties, including post and maintain various online materials at
  • Other activities as YOUR interests dictate


  • Previous experience with HTML
  • Knowledge of Photoshop a plus
  • Experience with video a plus
  • Blogging experience a plus
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Knowledge of Content Management Systems a plus
  • Experience with online and/or activist campaigns helpful

This is an unpaid internship, but we are happy to work with students to arrange academic credit.

To apply, send resume and statement of interest to:

Human Resources
People For the American Way
1101 15th Street, NW, Suite 600
Washington, DC 20005
Email to

People For the American Way is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Fields
Online Strategy
Washington, DC
Reports To: 
Director of Online Strategy
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