Friday, June 30, 2017

Internship with National Water Research Institute

The National Water Research Institute (NWRI) is seeking a current undergraduate or graduate level college student for a paid, part-time Communication/Technical Writing Internship. 
The Intern will assist the Communications Director of a nonprofit research organization with a broad range of writing assignments related to the water sciences: specifically drinking water, wastewater, and water reuse.  Writing assignments may include electronic newsletters, website and social media content, press releases, grant proposals, and handouts/flyers on specific topics.  The intern also will assist with editing and formatting technical reports and other documents.

•       Strong written and oral communication skills.
•       Strong critical thinking, organizational, and teamwork skills.
•       Ability to perform duties in a timely manner and under deadline.
•       Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite.

Candidates must provide the following items: (1) a cover letter addressing both (a) how their schooling relates to this internship and (b) what they can contribute to NWRI; (2) a resume; and (3) two writing samples (each two pages or less).  Email the complete application to Eileen Chao at