Access 2 Independence offers a variety of unpaid internships to current students and recent graduates interested in learning the inner workings of a nonprofit organization; mileage and relevant expenses related to a particular internship will be reimbursed by Access 2 Independence. Interns will be paired with a team member for one-on-one mentorship to gain hands-on experience in their particular area of interest.
Current Available Internships Include (please click below for more information):
We are looking for organized and creative self-starters who can manage multiple tasks and communicate effectively with a diverse audience. All interns should have a strong work ethic, maintain close attention to detail, and be able to work independently as well as a part of a team.
- Be available to work 12–20 hours per week during regular business hours in the offices of Access 2 Independence (some weekend or evening hours may be required depending on the specific internship).
- Have excellent verbal and written communication skills and a high level of computer competency.
- Be self-motivated, organized, willing to help with any project no matter how large or small and be able to balance multiple priorities at once.
- Have a strong desire to make a difference, a passion for the mission and vision of Access 2 Independence, a positive attitude, and a sense of humor.
Please be aware that not all positions will be available every semester, and we will begin
interviewing select candidates before the listed application deadlines.
If you meet all of the above requirements and would like to be considered for an internship, please fill out the online application by clicking here or on the image below.
Application packets can be submitted to either of the addresses below, and should include a completed and signed internship application, a cover letter, and an up-to-date resume.
Access 2 Independence – Internship Program
1556 South First Ave. Suite B
Iowa City, Iowa 52240
Please include the internship for which you are applying in the subject of the email.