COMMUNICATIONS 

Communications Intern

2021 Fall Internship / Part-time / Remote

The Fishbowl Challenge is an international business plann competition and accelerator program based in Palo Alto, California. We work with students from around the world to help them build tech-powered social ventures to affect social change. We’ve reached over 2000 students from over 90 countries to date, and invested +$100K in pre-seed enterprises—everything from maternal health-tech in Nigeria to solar-powered ag-tech in Ghana. 

 

Our founding team is made of renowned industry veterans from Google, as well as young professionals from Africa, Asia, Europe, South America and the US, supported by a seasoned and diverse team of mentors. Our goal is to empower young entrepreneurs to create global social impact through business.

 

We are actively seeking enthusiastic interns who can work 5 hours per week for a minimum of 10 weeks to join our fall intern cohort from October - December 2021. 

About the role

Responsibilities

  • Source content that is relatable to our audience 

  • Interview various stakeholders to generate content 

  • Serve as a regular contributor to Fishbowl’s electronic publications, such as the newsletters, blogs and websites.

  • Assist the communications team in the production of quarterly updates. Specific duties include: conducting research in support of articles, sidebars and special projects; writing copy, captions, credits; and finding photos and graphics.

Requirements

  • Previous editorial experience

  • Strong ​​writing​​ and​​ communication ​​skills

  • Excellent editing skills 

  • The text of your three (3) writing samples/clips OR links to your three (3) writing samples/clips. If your clips are published online, please include LINKS.
     

Due to the health guidance regarding COVID-19, you will be working remotely from home for the duration of the internship, yet will work closely with our global team on a daily basis. The internship is unpaid but you will receive a completion and program outcome certificate as well as references. Your personal and professional growth during the internship is a priority for us. Fishbowl Challenge is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. 
 

Inquiries may be emailed to internship@fishbowlchallenge.com. Find out more about our team and goals here.