Food Research & Action Center is hiring an
The Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) seeks an intern to work with FRAC’s nutrition policy and early childhood programs team in the Fall of 2022. The intern will work with the team to conduct interviews, analyze primary qualitative data, synthesize results, and generate reports and resources in support of FRAC’s Early Childhood projects, specifically on a Farm to Early Care and Education (ECE) Leveraging the Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP) project. This internship may be done remotely.
FRAC is the nation’s leading policy and advocacy organization dedicated to fighting hunger and injustice. FRAC works to improve and implement effective public policies and public-private partnerships to eradicate hunger and undernutrition in the United States. FRAC engages in research, policy analysis and advocacy, coalition-building, outreach, technical assistance and training, and an array of communications strategies. In partnership with hundreds of national, state, and local nonprofit organizations, public agencies, corporations, and labor organizations, FRAC addresses hunger and food insecurity, and poverty as their root cause.
Responsibilities and Potential Projects
Skills and Qualifications
This internship may be completed either to meet course/program requirements and/or as a paid internship. Compensation is $17.80/hour for the paid internship.
The start and end dates of the internship are flexible, but the ideal candidate will be available for a 14-week internship. Interns are expected to work at least 35 hours per week.
Submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample (optional), and list of 3 references.
The position is available immediately. It will close when filled. However, FRAC seeks to hire a qualified individual as soon as possible.
FRAC is especially interested in candidates with lived expertise with hunger or poverty who can contribute to the diversity of the organization.
FRAC is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. FRAC is firmly committed to a policy against discrimination based on age, sex, race, religious creed, sexual orientation, disability or ethnic or national origin.