Animals and Interpersonal Violence Intern

The Animal Welfare Institute (AWI) seeks interns, part-time or full-time, to assist with developing and maintaining animals and interpersonal violence program databases, such as the Safe Havens for Pets of Domestic Violence Victims national database. Animals and interpersonal violence interns may also conduct computer research related to training efforts and legislative and policy initiatives, e.g., on pet protection orders, cross-reporting between animal and human services agencies, and related matters.

Hours are negotiable, as is length of service. Interested applicants should send their cover letter and résumé to Claire Coughlin at [email protected]. The windows during which applications will be considered are as follows:

Intern Session

Application Window

Spring (January–May) September 1–October 15
Summer (June–August) February 1–March 15
Fall (September–December) May 1–June 15

All internships will be remote until further notice. Those accepted for internships are encouraged to apply for AWI’s Paid Internship Program.

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AWI is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to employment practices that provide equal opportunities for all persons without regard to age, gender, race, color, national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal or state law. We are committed to advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion within our organization, and encourage applications from candidates whose identities have been historically under-represented in the animal welfare movement.