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*Reminder* Virtual Student Federal Service application open

The Virtual Student Federal Service (VSFS) is an eight-month remote internship program for U.S. citizen students, college-level and above, who would like to make a real difference in the work of the U.S. government. 

eInternships run from September through May of each year.

The VSFS vacancy announcement is open from July 1 – 31 on the website: During this time, students may find the listing by searching for “VSFS” or “Virtual Student Federal Service” on USAJOBS. Students may apply to up to three projects.

Review projects in advance here:; students may apply for up to 3 projects

Pinsker Law Legal Assistant

Pinsker Law, a criminal defense firm, is looking to hire a part-time legal assistant to work 20 to 30 hours per week. Duties will include the following:

-Filling out templates on letters and motions to send to clients and courts for retainer agreements, motions for discovery, notices of appearance, and emailing clients their case outcomes.

-maintaining an up-to-date firm calendar

-Maintaining files, both physical and digital

-Processing payments, sending receipts and updating booking

-calling court clerks and prosecutors to get available dates in setting cases

-Answering the phone when neither lawyer is able to pick up

-Other duties as assigned

Exact schedule to be determined upon hiring, but can expect normal work hours.  Pay will be $12 to $15 an hour depending on experience. You must be detail oriented and read carefully, and to prove this, in addition to emailing to a resume and references, in the post script of your cover letter, write the word “hamburger.”  

Brunswick County Emergency Management

Brunswick County Emergency Management is looking for an intern that can dedicate their time to assisting them with many projects from grants to COVID-19.

If interested, please send your resume to Michelle Daschner ( ASAP.

Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Domestic Program Intern

The Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) is currently looking for a Domestic Program Intern for Fall 2020. This is a full-time, remote position. 

Application Deadline: 07/29/2020

For details and to apply visit:

Department of Interior: National Park Service Admin.Support Intern

The Prince William Forest Park Administrative Division is seeking an intern to provide support to technical, administrative and professional staff. This is a paid internship. 

Application Deadline: August 4,2020

Win Without War: Fall 2020 Policy and Advocacy Intern

The Policy and Advocacy Intern will support our work with Congress, researching and advocating on legislation and policies related to our issue sets. Full-time WWW interns will receive a stipend of $1000 per month to help cover some of the expenses incurred during their internship. 

See details and apply here: https://winwithoutwar.orgPlease note that all Fall 2020 internships will be remote. /career/current-job-openings/#op-401258-fall-2020-policy-and-advocacy-intern

Target Security Specialist: Asset Protection department

Target is hiring a season Target Security Specialist in Richmond, VA. The role of a Target Security Specialist can provide you with the:

• Skills using intelligence-led tactics to keep team members and guests safe and secure
• Experience in crisis response, safety and crowd management; providing support to both guests and team members
• Skills in de-escalation as well as experience with recovering stolen merchandise to prevent shortage
• Ability to utilize Target's video surveillance system
• Ability to properly document cases using industry case management systems

For details and to apply visit:


Internships/Opportunities Resource Reminder

As a reminder, OSS would like to reminder students of the VCU resources available for seeking internship, project-based experience, and volunteer opportunties: 

Handshake at VCU- if you never activated your account, see the attached for directions

Student Opportunty Center - a new VCU resource for students to find virtual experiential learning opportunities - archive of internships promoted through the WS Office of Student Success