Announcing New CWW Literary Internships (App. Deadline: March 15, 2016)

The Cambridge Writers’ Workshop is pleased to announce our two new literary internships for 2016. Those interested in applying for our Media (Audio/Visual) Development Internship or our Grant Writing and Program Development Internship should read the guidelines below and apply by March 15, 2016 on cww.submittable.com.

applyMedia (Audio/Visual) Development Internship 

Hours: 5-10 hours per week (NYC or remote commuting)
Duration: 1 year (renewable)
Deadline & Guidelines: Applications are due March 15, 2016.  Submit a cover letter and resume online.

The Cambridge Writers’ Workshop, Inc. seeks interns for our creative media team. Interns will further their knowledge in the following areas:

  • Editing and producing podcasts and videos for podcast platforms such as SoundCloud, iTunes, etc. and video platforms such as Vimeo, YouTube, etc.
  • Researching new media platforms and techniques
  • Copy editing promotional materials (print & web)
  • Formatting pieces for the web
  • Contributing to our Tumblr, Twitter, and Facebook pages
  • Attending regular meetings with the executive board

Ideal candidates:

  • Experience and familiarity with audio programs including, but not limited to, Audacity, Adobe Audition, WavePad, etc., as well as video programs including, but not limited to, Adobe Final Cut and Premier, iMovie, Avid, etc.
  • Experience producing content on a timely basis
  • Possess energy, enthusiasm, sense of humor, people skills, creativity
  • Have organizational skills, strict attention to detail, & ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong interest audio/video editing and publishing experience

Address the following questions in your cover letter:

  1. What makes you excited about interning with the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop?
  2. How will your skills help us as an organization?
  3. What skills do you hope to gain from your experience with the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop?

Please also include an audio/video portfolio with at least 3 media files you have previously completed or put together.

apply

* This is an unpaid internship but Federal Work Study hours may apply.  Please inquire about details at directors@cambridgewritersworkshop.org

applyGrant Writing & Program Development Internship 

Hours: 5-10 hours per week (NYC or remote commuting)
Duration: 1 year (renewable)
Deadline & Guidelines: Apply by the March 15, 2016 at cww.submittable.com. Submit a cover letter, résumé, and sample grant application online.

The Cambridge Writers’ Workshop, Inc. seeks interns for our grant writing team.  Interns will gain experience in:

Principle duties:

  • Researching grants
  • Identifying foundations and donors that match our mission
  • Applying for grants helping to lead fundraising events
  • Forming literary partnerships with organizations
  • Attending regular meetings with the executive board other duties:
  • Copy editing & formatting promotional materials (print & web)
  • Editing and generating web content (blogging about literary topics)
  • Editing and generating newsletter content
  • Contributing to our Tumblr, Twitter, and Facebook pages

Ideal candidates:

  • Experience writing successful applications for fellowships and grants
  • Experience working for nonprofits
  • Excellent persuasive writer & copyeditor
  • Possess energy, enthusiasm, sense of humor, people skills, creativity
  • Have organizational skills, strict attention to detail, & ability to meet deadlines
  • Strong interest editing/publishing experience
  • Experience with Photoshop & HTML helpful but not necessary

Address the following questions in your cover letter:

  1. What makes you excited about interning with the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop?
  2. How will your skills help us as an organization?
  3. What skills do you hope to gain from your experience with the Cambridge Writers’ Workshop?
  4. List any fellowships or grants you have won and year received.

apply

* This is an unpaid internship but course credit or Federal Work Study hours may apply.  Please inquire about details at directors@cambridgewritersworkshop.org

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