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- Child Care Intern, DC, USA

Child Care Intern
The National Women’s Law Center (NWLC)

Location: USA – Washington, DC

Description – Fall 2017 or Spring 2018

The National Women’s Law Center (NWLC) is seeking interns for our Child Care Group. The intern would be available for the fall (August-December) or the spring (January to May) semesters. Start and end dates are flexible. Interns would ideally be available part-time or more. Please visit to learn more about the various internship programs offered by NWLC.

The Child Care intern’s responsibilities will include duties assisting on a campaign to increase investments in child care, working on a project regarding low wage workers scheduling and child care, working on a project related to the implementation of the new law reauthorizing the Child Care and Development Block Grant, conducting research and assisting with newsletter articles, drafting blogs, communicating with the child care field, attending and summarizing relevant meetings, and other tasks as needed.

The Organization

For over 40 years, the National Women’s Law Center has expanded the possibilities for women and girls in our country.  The Center uses the law in all its forms: getting new laws on the books; litigating ground-breaking lawsuits all the way to the Supreme Court; and educating the public about how to make the law and public policies work for women and their families.  The Center’s experienced staff take on the issues that cut to the core of women’s and girls’ lives in education, employment, health and reproductive rights, and income security, with special priority given to the needs of low-income women and their families.


Students with majors in English, education, political science, pre-law, history, sociology and women’s studies are encouraged to apply; however, all majors will be considered.

How to Apply

Before applying, please visit to confirm that an internship is still available.  If so, please submit a cover letter describing your qualifications including the semester you are available, resume, and three supervisory or academic references. Electronic submissions are preferred. Please send materials to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and include the type of internship (academic credit or PIP) and the position title in the subject line. Hard copies may be addressed to: Human Resources, National Women’s Law Center, 11 Dupont Circle, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20036, FAX: 202-588-5185. Applications accepted until position is filled. No calls please.

The National Women’s Law Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  We strongly encourage and seek applications from women, men, people of color, including bilingual and bicultural individuals, and LGBTQI individuals.

To Apply

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Posted on 1 September 2017
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