2018 Summer Internship Online Application

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2018 Summer Internship Application is also available to download in PDF format
2018 Summer Internship Application Instructions: PDF

2018 Summer Internship Application

  • Thank you for your interest in the CAPA Community Education Fund’s Summer Internship Program. Only COMPLETED applications will be reviewed by the Internship Committee. Deadline: The application form must be submitted by mail to CAPA CEF by Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 11:59 pm. (see more information below) You must make sure that you will be available on all dates listed below before applying:
    • Qualified Applicants Interview Day: Sunday, March 18, 2018
    • Accepted Interns Orientation/Training Day: Sunday, April 29, 2018
    • Summer Meetings/Training: Dates: To Be Determined
    • Intern Graduation: Sunday August 19, 2018
  • Personal Profile

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  • Academic Information

  • Extracurricular Activity

  • On a separate file* or sheet of paper – Please list extracurricular activities in which you have participated. Please include the date(s) and hours you were involved and a brief description of the activity. Extracurricular activities include work (paid or volunteer) experience, community (volunteer) service, clubs and organizations (including offices held, if applicable), athletics, performing arts, and other activities. List your major talents. *File must be in DOC, DOCX, .RTF, TXT, or PDF formats only and must be submitted along with your application form.
  • Essay

  • On a separate file* or sheet of paper – Please write a “Statement of Purpose” essay (not to exceed 400 words) which (a) explains what you hope to learn from your internship experience, and how you would apply your experience after the internship, and (b) describes the skills and perspectives that you would apply to the office of an elected official. *File must be in DOC, DOCX, .RTF, TXT, or PDF formats only and must be submitted along with your application form.
  • Letters of Recommendation

  • On a separate file* or sheet of paper – Please include a minimum of two (2) letters of recommendation, including one (1) from an academic professional (teacher, counselor/advisor, school administrator), and one (1) from a non-academic leader (e.g.: work supervisor, community service or a place of worship). *File must be in DOC, DOCX, .RTF, TXT, or PDF formats only and must be submitted separately at: internship@capacommunity.org by your references.
  • Your references are to email their letters of recommendation to internship@capacommunity.org separately from your application. Letters of recommendation must be received by deadline or your application will be incomplete and unacceptable. Please let your references know the deadline and submission details.
  • Note on Transportation

  • Students interns must be able to travel to different locations/counties they are assigned to. Student Interns are responsible for their own transportation.
  • Application Checklist

    All materials must be submitted at the same time to be considered complete.
  • Supporting Document File Upload and Application Fee

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    Accepted file types: doc, docx, rtf, txt, pdf.
    *File must be in DOC, DOCX, .RTF, TXT, or PDF formats only and must be submitted along with your application form.
  • After you submit your application, you may pay your application on the confirmation page through Paypal or by check. Mailing information will be on that page.
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