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Spring & Summer 2020 Brookings Institution Internships

The Brookings Institution is now accepting applications for their Spring 2020 and Summer 2020 Internship Program. The mission of the Internship program is to provide students and recent graduates with a pre-professional, meaningful, and practical work experience related to the student’s field of study or career interest.  Interns may work with Brookings’s staff in research areas - Economic Studies, Foreign Policy, Global Economy and Development, Governance Studies, and Metropolitan Policy.  Brookings also offers students the opportunity to intern in departments such as communications, human resources and central operations management. 

Required Application Documents:

  • A cover letter and resume
  • Unofficial college transcript

Spring 2020 Application Deadline: October 18

Summer 2020 Application Deadline: February 28

Find more information here:

Virginia Department of Corrections Internship-Spring/Summer 2020

The Virginia Department of Corrections: Chief of Corrections Operations Unit is now accepting application from undergraduate students for Spring & Summer 2020 Internships! This is a project-based internship to analyze and present employee input to an executive audience within the agency!

This project calls for 3 hours of academic credit (150 contact hours) for a semester. This is an average of 10 hours per week over the course of a 15-week semester; or 15 hours per week over the course of a 10-week seummer semester. There is flexibility in setting the schedule for a semester as well as adjusting it in a proactive manner as needed.

Required Application Materials:

  1. Resume
  2. Cover letter
  3. Two professional references, one must be a VCU Faculty member.

Applications can be submitted through email to

Please see attached document for more information.

Dominion Energy Internships

Emergency Preparedness Intern

Dominion Energy's Emergency Preparedness Center (EPC)'s is seeking an intern for Summer 2020. Candidate must have an anticipated graduation date of May 2021 or later pursuing a degree in Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security, or similar disciplines. The student must hold a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater.

See details and apply here:

Corporate Security Intern

Dominion Energy's Corporate Security organization is seeking an intern for Summer 2020. Within the Corporate Security organization, this internship opening could include assisting with a variety of special projects related to background investigation. Candidates pursuing Criminal Justice, Homeland Security, Public Safety, etc are preferred with 2.5 GPA. 

See details and apply here:

United Network for Organ Sharing Policy Analyst

The United Network for Organ Sharing (UNOS) is seeking to hire a Policy Analyst. The Policy Analyst will guide committees to develop, implement, and post-implementation evaluation of solutions for problems facing the transplant community. Specifically, to help conceptualize and plan policy analyses; manage tasks within established policy development processes; interpret and report quantitative and qualitative data analyses; and assist with policy implementation and evaluation. This is a highly visible role within the company and the transplant community.

See position description and apply here:

Richmond City Protective Services Specialist

The City of Richmond Department of Justice Services is seeking highly qualified candidates to fill the position of Protective Services Specialist in the Juvenile Detention Center.  The incumbent is responsible for providing proper counseling, treatment, recreation and daily living activities for incarcerated residents detained at Richmond Juvenile Detention Center. 

See full description and apply here:

Humana Safety & Fusion Center Analyst position

The Humana Fusion Center is seeking to hire an analyst to support its mission of monitoring the safety & security of 72,000 associates and contractors, and hundreds owned, leased or vendor properties around the globe. They are looking for someone that has 1-2 years of experience in EM that needs some experience dealing with crises. This position is located in Louisville Kentucky. 

This is a great opportunity for an HSEP December graduate. See the position description attached. 

Field Organizer - For Our Future (Part-Time)

The For Our Future Action Fund and For Our Future run the largest, permanent progressive field program across key states. The vision of For Our Future Action Fund and For Our Future is to expand the progressive infrastructure and advance economic prosperity for all, strong community schools, climate justice, and civil rights! For Our Future Action Fund and For Our Future are recruiting field organizers for the Virginia Region. This an an entry-level, part-time position that pays $18/hour.


  • Must have access to reliable transportation
  • Be able to work afternoons/evenings
  • Speak fluent English
  • Must be 18 or older

Essential Duties:

  • Knocking on doors and engaging with voters about candidates and issues 

For more information, please visit:

Director of Policy and Research-Dēmos: A Network For Ideas & Actions

Dēmos seeks a highly qualified, innovative and ambitious Director of Policy and Research to lead Dēmos’ national policy development and research efforts aimed at creating a democracy and economy rooted in racial equity. The Director of Policy and Research will have a well-developed understanding of the progressive movement and policy landscape and bring fresh research and policy ideas to the organization.

Salary and Benefits: The salary range for this position starts at $120,000 and is negotiable depending on experience.  We have a generous benefits package which includes health insurance, dental and vision insurance, 10 paid holidays, 18 vacation days per year, 5 floating holidays per year, paid time off Dec. 25- Jan. 1, 12 sick days per year, and a 403b plan.

How to Apply: Upload a thoughtful cover letter, résumé, and 3-10 page writing sample. We are looking for an immediate hire so applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until the position is filled.  No phone calls please.

To apply, visit:

12th Annual 5K and Children's Festival

The Carol Adams Foundation presents, "Walk a Mile In My Shoes", the 12th Annual 5K Walk and Children's Festival!

The event will take place on October 26, 2019, festivities kick off at 8:00 am.

Location: Arthur Ashe Center (3001 North Arthur Ashe Blvd. Richmond, VA 23230)