The Office of the President of John Jay College of Criminal Justice is looking for highly qualified undergraduate students for the year-long Presidential Internship Program. The internship is a paid part-time position. Selected applicants will be required to work 20 hours each week.
General Responsibilities Include:
- Conducting extensive online research and analysis of documents
- Drafting letters, memos, and concept papers
- Editing speeches and publications
- Creating and maintain databases, power point presentations, and promotional materials
- Attending meetings and events with the President and network with stakeholders
- Coordinating and manage events and conferences
- Conducting general administrative duties
- Junior or senior at internship start; BA/MA students may apply
- GPA of 3.2 or higher
- Excellent research skills
- Ability to analyze and synthesize texts
- Ability to articulate viewpoints and present information in a concise and accurate manner
- Outstanding organizational and time management skills
- Strong background in writing and editing
- Computer literacy, particularly Microsoft Office applications (word, excel, power point, publisher)
- Interest in public policy, governmental affairs, and criminal justice reform efforts
- Ability to multitask and set priorities
To apply, please deliver your cover letter, resume or CV, and two letters of recommendation (at least one academic) to:
Bettina Muenster Executive Associate for Research and Special Projects President’s Office, Suite 625 524 West 59th Street New York, NY 10019
For more information, click HERE.
The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) provides New York City residents ages 14-24 with PAID summer employment in July and August for up to six weeks.
Participants are selected by lottery for the program and selected participants are given the opportunity to work in entry-level jobs within the following industries:
- Arts and Recreation
- Educational Services
- Financial Services
- Information Technology
- Marketing/Public Relations
- Real Estate/Property
- New York City Residents
- Ages 14 – 24
- Completed Required Document Checklist
To learn more about this opportunity or to access the application, click HERE.
The Gender Justice Advocates Program is designed for John Jay students who are passionate about women’s rights, LGBTQ equality, and creating a hospitable campus culture free of barriers, prejudice and bigotry and interested in event planning, and meeting new people. Advocates learn about local and national gender justice efforts, receive training in social justice organizing, and build bridges between their academic interests and professional ambitions.
NYC Men Teach aims to improve the diversity of the NYC teaching workforce by adding 1,000 male teachers of color into the teacher pipeline by 2018. NYC Men Teach have a commitment to educating and supporting students in urban schools, and they work to highlight the importance of deep clinical, culturally-relevant and restorative practice.
Stop by at their upcoming info session (2/16; L.74.02) to learn more about this unique program. At the info session you will, learn more about the eligibility requirements, benefits, and to access the information session date. click here for the flyer!
- An interest in becoming a NYS Certified teacher
- 3.0 GPA minimum
- Experience/Work in urban communities
- Committed to working/teaching in NYC public schools
- Dedicated advisement and academic support
- Monthly Metrocards
- Free Certification Exam Practice Tests
To access the application, click HERE.
Living Environment and Writing/ELA Tutor
Masa works with Mexican and Latino immigrant children, youth, and families in the South Bronx to develop strong learners and leaders who fully participate in and contribute to the larger community.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Create curriculum, present drafts well in advance to the Youth Program Associate for review, and make revisions as needed
- Implement lesson plans in a group setting
- Provide 1-to-1 tutoring to students in the program
- Provide feedback on student progress and/or concerns to Youth Program Associate on a timely basis
- MUST be available on Wednesdays from 4:30-7 PM
- Experience tutoring in Living Environment and Writing
- Experience facilitating group discussions
- Comfortable working in a dynamic environment; extremely independent and goal-oriented
- Extremely positive, patient, and understanding; able to build rapport and trust with youth
- Excellent administrative, time management, and organizational skills; computer-savvy
- Comfortable with providing tutoring in Math/Algebra a plus
Approximately 5.5 hours/week, including Wednesdays from 4:30-7 PM
How to apply:
Send your resume and a brief cover letter explaining why you are a good fit for this role to email@example.com.
To learn more about this opportunity, click HERE.
The Hope Fund looks for college students who are pursing a future in civic leadership in the non-profit sector. Hope provides accepted students with $350 per week of fulltime work at a Brooklyn-based organization, plus unlimited Metro cards, as well as mentorship and a network of contacts.
You are eligible to apply for the Hope Reichbach Fellowship if you meet all of the following criteria:
- You are a resident of New York City.
- You are a freshman, sophomore, or junior in college.
- You demonstrate financial need.
- You are available for a full time, 10-week long summer internship.
- Completed application form
- Two References
- Short Essays (click link below for details)
- FAFSA worksheet or letter from your school’s Financial Aid Office
Deadline: February 24th, 2017 at 5PM
To learn more about the opportunity or to access the application click HERE.
The Friends of the MBBA provides financial support to create greater diversity and allow students to be able to afford education to the path of being Lawyers. The purpose of this scholarship is to cover the costs for preparatory courses for the LSAT.
- must be permanent residents of New York City
- Undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) academic record
- Demonstrated leadership skills
- Relevant work experience
- Community service
- Financial need
- Must be registered for an upcoming LSAT within the 2016-2017 test administration cycle
- Submit a statement (750 words or less) on “Black Lawyers Matter.”
- Current resume
- Copy of undergraduate and, if applicable, graduate transcripts
Application material must be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Application: Click here