Calling All College Students: Apply for FIRE’s Summer Internship

February 15, 2010

FIRE is accepting applications for its 2010 undergraduate summer internship program. Rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors of all majors with an interest in defending individual rights in higher education are invited to apply.

The internship will begin on June 7, 2010, and end on August 13, 2010. Interns will have the opportunity to work with FIRE’s Campus Freedom Network, learn how to defend liberty on their campuses, and conduct research for FIRE’s individual rights defense and education programs. Additionally, interns will participate in seminars with experts on free speech and will enjoy substantial writing opportunities. 

Dynamic, energetic, responsible, and versatile students who possess an interest in FIRE’s mission and work should apply. Focus, organization, and excellent writing skills are expected of all applicants. Interested students should submit a cover letter, résumé, and writing sample. Please mail, fax, or e-mail application packages to FIRE’s office at:

Attn: Internship Coordinator
601 Walnut Street, Suite 510
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Fax: (215) 717-3440 

The deadline for application is March 31.