Fall 2017 Internship


About Unicorn Strategies

Unicorn Strategies (US), an innovative start-up at the intersection of business, policy, and security, is hiring interns. 

Run by women deeply committed to supporting and building the careers of other young women, US is eager to bring a a few new members into The Herd. 

About the Position(s):
At minimum, interns will receive a small stipend for their work. US is also enthusiastic to work with interns to earn academic credit for their contributions. Internships will be project-based, resulting in a portfolio of work the intern(s) can take with them. 

Interns may work remotely and have flexible hours, but will be responsible for real work with real deadlines. This is a great opportunity for a self-starter who marches to the beat of their own drum, with an ear for the melody everyone else is playing. 

Interns should be prepared to work approximately 15-20 hours a week from August/September through December/January.

Opportunities Include: 
-Writing on relevant topics, with potential for multi-outlet publication
-Attending and planning events in Washington, DC
-Social Media Management
-Press Outreach
-High-level Stakeholder Engagement

Eligibility Requirements: 
-An interest in foreign policy, international security, and defense policy
-Preference will be given to current students and recent graduates of both undergraduate and graduate programs
-Completed at least 3 years of undergraduate education, or spent time in the military services or work force prior to beginning post-secondary education  
-A deep commitment to non-partisan solutions to real world problems

To Apply: 
Submit a resume and cover letter via email to info@unicornstrategies.com with the subject line YourFirstName YourLastName, Fall 2017 Internship by August 1, 2017. Only applicants selected for an interview will receive a response.