Submitted by Jerome on Tue, 03/22/2016 - 1:02pm.

Cooperative Internship Network

Are you looking for a job this summer? NASCO is accepting applications for summer internships with nearly a dozen cooperative organizations across the United States. NASCO's Cooperative Internship Network connects talented, up-and-coming cooperators with established cooperative organizations, supporting the exchange of cooperative knowledge while building careers for young cooperators.

Since the 1980s, this program has provided organizations with qualified interns while building the skills and knowledge of new generations of leaders. To learn more about the program and open positions, please see below or explore our website. Applications are due this Wednesday, March 23, 2016.
College Houses

To be considered for a position, you will need to fill out an online application, which includes:
Short- and long-form responses
Description of experience
Statement of internship preferences
Short statements of interest for individual internships (optional)
Résumé (upload)
Three references
After applying, your materials will be sent to internship hosts, who will contact you for an interview if selected. You will be notified of their decision by April 13, 2016.


The following individuals are eligible to participate in the Cooperative Internship Network:
Current members of NASCO Active Member cooperatives
Former members of NASCO Active Member cooperatives who were members in the past 3 years
Current, dues-paying Individual Members of NASCO
NASCO Institute 2011-2015 attendees
Individuals who are sponsored by a NASCO Associate Member organization
Additionally, since each of this year's positions are located in the United States, interns must possess legal eligibility to work in the United States. NASCO and our host organizations do not have the means or expertise to assist applicants with visa applications.

Open Positions

A Yard & A Half Landscaping Cooperative - Cooperative Development Intern
Waltham, MA

Circle Pines Center - Diversity and Inclusion Intern
Delton, MI

Circle Pines Center - Web, Networking, and Fund Development Intern
Delton, MI

College Houses - Hosteling Coordinator
Austin, TX

Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Roadmap to Utopia Internship
Louisa, VA

Federation of Egalitarian Communities - Twin Oaks Conference Internship
Louisa, VA

ICC Ann Arbor - Alumni & Membership Assistant
Ann Arbor, MI

ICC Austin - Archivist / Administrative Assistant
Austin, TX

ICC Austin - Videographer
Austin, TX

Madison Community Cooperative - Summer Intern
Madison, WI

MSU Student Housing Co-op - Membership Services Intern
East Lansing, MI

Nickel City Housing Co-op - Education Coordinator
Buffalo, NY

Santa Barbara Student Housing Co-op - Interfaith Education Coordinator (2 positions)
Santa Barbara, CA

University of Kansas Student Housing Co-op - Cooperative Design Intern
Lawrence, KS