Research Intern

Launched in October 2018, VOW for Girls is an innovative new social change initiative that aims to galvanize the public and socially conscious brands to raise awareness of and create funding to prevent and end the international child marriage crisis. Co-founded by global human rights activist Mabel van Oranje and Ford Foundation President Darren Walker, VOW seeks to create new and sustainable resources to support the 12 million girls’ futures at risk of child marriage each year.

VOW is seeking an Intern to support the CEO with research projects around girls’ rights, fundraising, and the international development space. VOW aspires to be the charity of choice of the global wedding industry, building a sharp and differentiated brand that compellingly tells the story of child marriage and inspires wedding professionals along with engaged couples and their friends and family to support the organization. To achieve that vision we are building a sharp and differentiated nonprofit organization that lifts up the voices of girls at risk of child marriage and inspires brands, individuals, influencers, engaged couples, and wedding professionals to support the organization and take bold action on this critical cause. You’ll help build our brand with us and in turn, help us safeguard the futures of millions of girls.

For more, including how to apply, read the full job description.

Internship details

— Paid – $15 per hour

— Part-time: 2-5 days per week, with a total of 10-35 hours per week

— Length of internship: minimum of 8 weeks or until August 31, 2022

— Ideal start date: ASAP