Policy Internship
Position Summary
Policy Interns will be primarily responsible for updating and maintaining the crowdsourced database of federal, state and local COVID-19 policy responses. The responsibilities of the position may fluctuate depending on the growth and development of the website. A successful applicant needs to be very detail-oriented, independent, proactive, and organized. It is also critical to be able to work constructively in a team. Position will be unpaid, remote; and the duration will be 8 weeks.

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Verify the validity of and fact-check policy and government policy response information submissions from the public
  • Identify policy trends across states and collaborate with relevant staff to communicate these trends to management
  • Concisely summarize select policies in plain language for ease of reader consumption
  • Maintain the database with the most recent COVID-19 policy, news and events updates
  • Support the overall quality and growth of the site

Qualifications and Requirements
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast paced and fluid environment
  • Ability to constructively contribute to a team
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with policy analysis and research a plus.
  • Enrollment in a graduate level public policy or law program. Special consideration will be made for exceptional bachelor’s degree graduates majoring in policy or law related fields of study.
Please send a resume and brief cover letter to info@covid19today.org