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DescriptionNISH is pleased to announce a summer internship program for college students interested in the business side of a nonprofit organization.
Established in 1974, NISH is one of two national, nonprofit agencies designated by the US AbilityOne Commission (a federal government agency) to support community-based nonprofit agencies (NPAs) participating in the AbilityOne Program which provides employment opportunities for people who are blind or have other significant disabilities by procuring Federal contracts for goods and services.
Headquartered in Vienna, VA., NISH supports a network of more than 1,300 NPAs as well as federal customers by providing the legislative and regulatory assistance, communications and public relations materials, information technology support, engineering and technical assistance, and extensive professional training needed for successful contract management. NISH has offices in Seattle, WA; San Ramon, CA; Des Plaines, IL; Arlington, TX; and Kennesaw, GA.
This year’s internship program offers placements in the following departments: National Operations, Government Affairs, Marketing, Finance & Accounting, and Regional Operations. Interns will work on projects focused on federal contracting, customer service, project management, grassroots activities, and general non-profit management. This provides a unique opportunity for interns to practically experience the inner workings of the organization.
To Apply: www.nish.org
APPLICATION DEADLINE: May 28, 2013
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, M/F/V/D