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AFSCME Union Scholars Program Summer Internship

$6,000

February 28, 2020

Awards Available: 12

  • Scholarship Description
  • The Union Scholars Program is a 10-week summer internship for students of color who are passionate about social justice, with an emphasis on workers' rights. Students will take part in a hands-on organizing experience with AFSCME members, and will enjoy an opportunity to travel and receive valuable, resume-building experience - all while getting paid. Applicants must be an undergraduate sophomore or junior at the time of the application and the interview process; have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be a college student of color and demonstrate an interest in working for social and economic justice through the labor union movement. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Deanna Richards
  • 1625 L. Street NW
  • Washington, DC 20036
  • drichards@afscme.org
  • 202-429-1202

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