Start Date: 
June 12, 2017
The Youth Venture team at Ashoka is looking for a dynamic, entrepreneurial student with strong writing & communication skills and potentially multimedia production experience. Students getting their masters in international education, child development, or child psychology, as well as students studying film and multimedia for social change, are encouraged to apply. 
The intern/fellow will assist with capturing the stories and impact of the work Youth Venture does in integrating empathy & changemaking into school districts in the US.
He/She will have the opportunity to dive into research on our education work, in order to understand what factors influence how school districts be open to change and pro-actively explore ideas to ‘re-imagine’ education in the 21st century. This opportunity requires someone who is positive and upbeat, comfortable and professional engaging with global leaders in the education space, ideas driven, organized, with marketing acumen and multimedia experience.
We would love someone who also has the ability to edit video and produce podcasts, or is willing to learn.
Desired Skills:
  • Writing
  • Editing
  • Research
  • Experience with/knowledge of K12 education (optional)
  • Willingness to Take a Project and Run with It
  • Leadership
  • Research Skills
  • Video Editing
Please include a cover letter describing how you feel you could contribute to the Youth Venture Team, along with any impending summer funding deadlines. 
All Ashoka Internships are unpaid.