Monday, November 21, 2016

Paid On-Campus Nonprofit Summer Internship

The Division of University Relations is offering a Summer Development Internship program for students interested in learning more about careers in philanthropy, fundraising and nonprofit work. 

This ten week PAID, ON-CAMPUS internship allows interns to work with university departments to gain an understanding of fundraising in higher education.  To learn more about this program, search for Job ID 148355 on Careers4Terps, or visit www.blog.umd.edu/developmentintern/

Past intern projects include:
- Meeting with donors and alumni to thank them for their support and engage them with campus
- Researching and identifying prospective donors
- Creating stewardship videos to thank donors and show the impact of their support
- Planning recognition events to honor donors

Best Consideration Date: January 6, 2017
Candidates must provide a cover letter, resume and list of three work/academic related references. Must be a rising junior, senior or graduate student currently enrolled at the University of Maryland, College Park.

Your cover letter should address the following:
- Why are you interested in this area of work?
- What does philanthropy means to you?
- What are your related experiences?

Documents should be sent in PDF format to Stephanie Selzer at sselzer@umd.edu.
Learn more about this positions by logging into Careers4Terps (search ID: 148355), University Career Center.