Applications for the 2017 ANCA – Western Region College Internship Program are now open.  Apply below.

The ANCA Western Region Internship Program is a selective part-time leadership program, which introduces high school graduates, college students, and recent college graduates to all aspects of the public affairs arena. The program provides an opportunity for student leaders and activists to gain an in-depth understanding of the American political system, Armenian-American issues and advocacy efforts on the local, state and federal levels.

Interns will gain experience in non-profit management, government affairs, community organizing and education, communication, media, and planning and executing events. In addition to individual and joint projects, interns will participate in workshops featuring a variety of guest speakers including public officials, ANCA leadership, and specialists from the community.

Qualifications and Requirements

  • Applicants must have a high school diploma
  • Complete 20 hours per week during the Winter, Spring, and Fall session, 30 hours in the Summer including some evenings and weekends
  • Have a valid driver’s license (exceptions made in special circumstances)
  • Minimum age requirement for internship program: 18 years

2017-2018 Program Schedule

Fall (2017)

  • Application Deadline: September 20, 2017
  • Program Dates: October 2 – December 8, 2017
  • Location: 104 N. Belmont St., Suite 200, Glendale, CA 91206

Winter (2017)

  • Application Deadline: December 21, 2017
  • Program Dates: January 9 – March 17, 2018
  • Location: 104 N. Belmont St., Suite 200, Glendale, CA 91206

Spring (2018)

  • Application Deadline: March 20, 2018
  • Program Dates: April 3 – June 9, 2018
  • Location: 104 N. Belmont St., Suite 200, Glendale, CA 91206

Summer (2018)

  • Application Deadline: June 19, 2018
  • Program Dates: July 10 – September 15, 2018
  • Location: 104 N. Belmont St., Suite 200, Glendale, CA 91206

 

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In successfully completing all internship program requirements, participants may receive school credit.

For more information about the ANCA Western Region Internship Program, please e-mail info@ancawr.org or call (818) 500-3333.