Job Description



Public Policy/Advocacy Intern - Unpaid - Nashville, TN



The Alzheimer’s Association is the world’s leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. We are the largest private funder of Alzheimer’s research and the premier source of information and support for the more than 5 million Americans with Alzheimer’s disease and their 15 million families and caregivers. The Alzheimer’s Association was recently recognized as the Best Non-Profit to Work for in the Non-Profit Times 50 Best Places to Work in 2017, for the 8th year in a row. 



The Alzheimer’s Association Tennessee Chapter in seeking to hire an intern to aid in our Public Policy and Advocacy efforts. Our chapter is active in both state and federal policy-making. Candidates must have working knowledge of the federal legislative process. Additionally candidates must be enrolled in a 4 year degree program, majoring in political science, pre-law, or public administration. The ideal candidate must be energetic, a team player, results-oriented and dedicated to the achievement of personal and team goals. This internship requires a candidate with confidence in interpersonal communication and public speaking, excellent writing skills, and a passion for policy-making. 



This is an unpaid internship. Candidate must be able to complete the internship (with a minimum of 240 hours for the semester) in exchange for school credit. 


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