Duration: 5 months (April - August)

Application due November 17

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  • Align with SAF mission and vision
  • Able to contribute towards intern cost (please contact program staff if this is a limitation)
  • Be able to have a supervisor interact with an intern on a regular basis
  • Organizational work conducted in North Carolina or South Carolina (virtual placement permitted)
  • Be able to provide 8-9 weeks (approximately 2 months) of full time work


  • Increase capacity to reach yearly goals
  • New perspectives
  • Potential employee after summer internship concludes
  • Connection with other organizations
  • Full SAF support
  • SAF does all the recruiting and provides some trainings prior to summer starting


  • Meet with intern(s) prior to the internship via phone call or video chat
  • Attend monthly sponsor meetings
  • Coordinate with Program Assistant or ITF staff for a site visit
  • Create a workplan with intern(s)
  • Set-up weekly check-in with intern(s)
  • Review blogs, if necessary, before ITF publicly publishes them
  • Support Theater or Documentary project potentially hosting a visit
  • Maintain a professional relationship with intern(s)
  • Complete exit interview process per intern during the last week of work
  • Complete end of summer survey part A and B
  • Attend SAF’s End of Summer Celebration (optional)
  • Important dates
    • October 2Sponsor application opens
    • November 17 Application deadline
    • October 25Sponsor info session
    • November 20 -22 Set up sponsor interviews
    • November 27 - December 1 Sponsor interviews
    • December 5Sponsor selection
    • December 8Sponsors notified of selection
    • December 11 - January 12Notified of acceptance


    account_circleLibrado Mendoza Sosa


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    "Working with students and interns is one of my favorite parts of my job! Having the ITF interns for this summer helped El Pueblo reach and provide support to hundreds of farmworkers for the first time in recent years. We would not have been able to do it without them."

    Maria Gonzalez, El Pueblo 2023 ITF Sponsor Organization