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2019 Public Policy Internship: Request for Applications

Disability Rights Washington’s (DRW) public policy team is looking for one additional public policy intern for the 2020 legislative session.

Deadline to submit: September 23rd 5pm

Send cover letter, resume, and writing sample to:

Darya Farivar, daryaf@dr-wa.org [1]

Applicants should have or be:

Additional considerations:

Why should you intern at DRW?

Work with and learn from a dynamic team of seasoned disability rights advocates, learn about diversity, equity, and inclusion issues, participate in legislative activities, learn about and assist in community organizing, build your resume, learn about careers in advocacy, and learn about what it takes to make systemic change.

Internship Structure

Supervisor: Darya Farivar             Director: David Lord           Supervision: Meet once/week, TBD

Time per week: 10-15hrs              Duration: 6 months, October 2019- April 2020 


*These are general tasks we anticipate needing help with, things may change as cases and grants change. Thus, we may need help with all of these, some of these, or different things. As a non-profit organization we stay flexible and appreciate your flexibility too.