Student Internships

Since 1999, MAVIN Foundation has offered scores of young adults the opportunity for challenging internships in the areas of journalism, public relations, community organizing, healthcare, nonprofit management, special events, outreach and project management.

MAVIN Foundation projects like our MatchMaker Bone Marrow Project and the Generation MIX National Awareness Tour were conceived and launched by student interns! Our program provides young people an environment ripe for personal growth.

Application deadlines:

Fall 2005
: At least 4 weeks prior to your desired start date.
Summer 2006: May 1, 2006

Questions? Contact Amanda Kay Erekson or call 206 622 7101.

Download an application here.
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A quick look at our extended MAVIN family of past and present interns

(Information includes their name, internship year, focus area and school.)
Nate
Summer 1999
Research/Magazine
Katy
Summer 2004
Special Events
Renata
Spring 2005
Generation MIX
Faith (OWN)
Fall 2005/Winter 2006
Operations
Mica
Summer 2005
Graphic Design/Website
Juan
Summer 2003
Website
Philipp
Spring 2003
Rsrce Book/PR/Conference
Adam (Carlson)
Winter 2004/05
MatchMaker
Jared *
Spring 2003
Conference
Ashley *
Spring 2005
Generation MIX
Tara (Carlson)
Spring/Summer 2005
MatchMaker/Special Events
Marinda *
Spring 2004
Resource Book/Generation MIX
Sadia
Summer 1999
Magazine
Anna (Carlson)
Spring 2005
Mixed Heritage Center
Courtney
Summer 2004
Operations
Pamela
Summer 1999
Magazine
Melanie
Summer 2004
Community MAP
David
Summer 2002
Magazine
Jennifer (Carlson)
Fall 2005/Winter 2006
Mixed Heritage Center
Allison
Spring-Summer 2005
Community MAP
Eugene (Carlson)
Winter 2004/05
Mixed Heritage Center
Jana (Carlson)
Fall 2005
MatchMaker
Janiva
Summer 2002
Public Relations
Justin
Summer 2001
MatchMaker/ Magazine
Shelby
Summer 2003
Public Relations
Thomas (Carlson)
Fall 2005
CACI
Christina *
Spring 2004
Community MAP
Kathleen (via OneWorld)
Winter-Spring 2005
Operations
Tasia
Summer 2003
Public Rel./Generation MIX
Oluchi
Spring 2005
Magazine
Amanda
Summer 2003
OneWorld Now
Michael
Summer 2005
Generation MIX (Film)
Elizabeth (Carlson)
Winter 2004/05
CACI
Christie (via TIPS)
Summer 2005
Special Events
Tara
Summer 2005
Magazine
Aisha (OWN)
Fall 2005/Winter 2006
Operations
Jamie
Summer 2001
Magazine
Matthew
Summer 1999
Magazine/Outreach
Kalani
Spring 2003
Website
Bernardo *
Spring 2003
Conference
Allyson (Carlson)
Spring 2005
Special Events
Beth (Carlson)
Spring 2005
Special Events
Devin (Carlson)
Spring 2005
MatchMaker
Amber
Summer 2003
MatchMaker
Mariko
Spring 2001
Public Relations/Magazine
Cyndy
Summer 2002
Education
Corey (Carlson)
Fall 2005
CACI
EunJean
Summer 2001
Magazine
Mari
Summer 2004
Magazine
Ben
Summer 2003
Community Outreach
Jon
Spring 2003
Resource Book/Conference
Michael
Summer 2002
Public Relations
Cindy
2001 + Summer 2003
Magazine
Melissa
Summer 1999
Magazine
Shira
Summer 1999
Magazine
Toni
Spring 2003
Conference/Outreach
Lauren
Spring 2004
MatchMaker
Juleah *
Summer 2002
Magazine/Outreach
Tiffany
Summer 2005
Magazine

Yasmine
Summer 2001
MatchMaker/Public Relations
Mariko
Summer 2000
Magazine
Jamie
Spring 2005
Generation MIX
Aaron
Spring 2005
Generation MIX
Elaine
Spring 2003
Nonprofit Mgmt./Conf./Outreach
Anne *
Summer 2003
Magazine
Christie *
Spring 2004
Magazine
Young (Carlson)
Winter 2004
MatchMaker
Erin
Summer 2005
MatchMaker/Special Events
Geetha *
Spring 2005
Generation MIX
Emily
Summer 1999
Magazine
Raymond
Summer 2002
Website/Magazine
Sena
Summer 2001
Fundraising/ Magazine
Luke *
Summer 2003
Magazine
Charles *
Spring 2005
Generation MIX
Stefanie
Summer 1999
Magazine
   
* Recipient of Presidential Student Service or Volunteer Award.

We have relationships with several organizations who support our internship program:

(Carlson)
Designates internships created through our partnership with the University of Washington's Carlson Leadership and Public Service Center.
(OneWorld) Designates internships created through our partnership with the OneWorld Now! global youth leadership program.
(TIPS) Designates internships created through our partnership with the Teens in Public Service program.

Thank you to our project partners!