Note that we receive many applications for a limited number of opportunities, so please understand that we will only contact those applicants selected for an interview.
This program is especially dedicated to developing leadership skills for college students who are interested in exploring a career in public office, public service or community advocacy, which includes becoming an elected or appointed official.
All college students with an interest in Asian Pacific American (APA) affairs may also apply.
To apply to any of the internship opportunities listed below, please complete the application form and upload a cover letter and resume.
Applications are accepted until positions are filled.
Conflict Resolution Specialists must attend the Center's 30-hour mediation and conflict resolution training.
Compensation: Unpaid Deadline: Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled Period: Varies based on internship (refer to website) Contact: Darlene Mortel, Program Director Email: [email protected] Pacific American Dispute Resolution Center 1145 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 100 Los Angeles, CA 90017 Apply here The nation’s largest legal and civil rights organization for Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders (NHPI).
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Compensation: None Deadline: Rolling Period: September-May (20 hrs a week) Contact: Coalition to Abolish Slavery & Trafficking 5042 Wilshire Blvd., #586 Los Angeles CA 90036 Tel: (213) 365-1906 Fax: (213) 365-5257 Email: [email protected] here The Center is a place for garment workers to organize.
All interns and volunteers should be organized, self-motivated, detail-oriented and willing to learn. Bilingual students (Asian languages & Spanish) are especially encouraged to apply.
Conflict Resolution Specialists (CRS) Interns and Volunteers will be responsible for conducting intake interviews, interacting with clients, performing casework; possibly observing and participating in mediation (with completed training); assisting with community education, public presentations and outreach programs; and assisting in the day-to-day activities and special projects of the Center.
Compensation: Some programs may offer academic credit Deadline: Varies by program Period: Varies by program Contact: Pro Bono Director Christina Yang Asian Pacific American Legal Center 1145 Wilshire Blvd., Second Floor Los Angeles, CA 90017 Fax: (213) 977-7595 Email: [email protected] here Center for Asian Americans United for Self Empowerment (CAUSE) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit, nonpartisan, community-based organization with a mission to advance the political empowerment of the Asian Pacific American (APA) community through nonpartisan voter registration and education, community outreach, and leadership development.