LeadMN provides internship opportunities to students that attend Minnesota's two-year community and technical colleges so they can get more involved in certain issues or campaigns they care about. LeadMN also has a full-time staff that helps guide the organization year-to-year.
Current Internship & Job Openings
Do you have a passion for crafting a communication strategy that sticks? Do you love telling a story? Use your creative skills to help us communicate and engage community and technical college students as we develop the next generation of leaders in Minnesota. The Director of Communication and Marketing position will be responsible for telling the LeadMN story to help us recruit and engage the 100,000 student members of LeadMN. A great candidate must love working with students and thrive in a mentorship role. Learn more and apply.
This Fellow will use their organizing skills to empower students attending Minnesota’s community and technical colleges to have their voices heard. We are looking for an ambitious person to help us drive our civic engagement and advocacy work and develop students from traditionally underrepresented communities to become the next generation of great leaders. With the supervision of the Lead Organizer, the Fellow will work with our student leaders to be more actively engaged on their campuses and within their communities. This will require working with and supporting student senates and other student clubs. A great candidate must love working with students and is adaptable to a fast-paced working environment. We are looking for two fellows for two open positions. Learn more and apply.
LeadMN Get out the Vote (GOTV) outreach plan will consist of engaging with community & technical colleges across Minnesota. With hundreds of new students every year at over 48 campuses in the state, it’s imperative that we educate and encourage them to actively participate in the electoral process. The intern will work with volunteers to engage students in pledge drives, community outreach, and voter registration initiatives. They will work closely with LeadMN staff to engage students and community members in our GOTV campaign. We are looking for three interns that are passionate about civic engagement. Learn more and apply.
LeadMN Equity & Inclusion empowers, uplifts and amplifies student voices on campuses and within the state to remove barriers and close the educational equity gaps within higher education. Our plan is to engage and advocate for students on issues directly impacting academic success and wellbeing. The Equity intern will focus on building relationships and partnerships with student groups and other organizations, improve educational equity practices and policies, and help communicate and advance LeadMN’s advocacy efforts. This position will support the work of the LeadMN’s Equity & Inclusion and Advocacy Team. Learn more and apply.