Proof Alliance is Hiring a Public Policy and Advocacy Intern

The internship is to be used by an individual that wants to build their resume, receive a letter of recommendation, and gain experience with a nonprofit organization. The preferred length of the internship would be approximately January 2022 through May 2022. This is a temporary employment position at Proof Alliance and is not eligible for benefits. Proof Alliance is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages diverse candidates to apply.

Part-Time Public Policy and Advocacy Intern

Location: Twin Cities Metro

Salary: $15.00/hour

Type: Paid Internship 10-15 hours per week


  • Assisting the Executive Director and other policy staff with work related to Proof Alliance’s statewide policy platform
  • Assisting the Executive Director and other policy staff with work related to Proof Alliance’s 2021 Day at the Capitol Event
  • Calling and scheduling appointments for advocates with their local representatives
  • Advocate development & recruitment
  • Attending legislative committee meetings or events and taking notes
  • Directed policy research
  • Meeting/event planning & coordination


  • Passion, energy and excitement for creating lasting change through policy initiatives
  • Strong professional writing and communication skills
  • Ability to work with diverse populations
  • Ability to multitask while maintaining strong attention to detail
  • Basic knowledge of the MN legislative process
  • High proficiency in Microsoft applications
  • Flexibility in dealing with the fluidity of the MN Legislative schedule
  • Enthusiasm for working with FASD-specific policy needs

How to Apply:

Please email your cover letter and resume to Jennifer Stieve, Director of Finance & Administration at Please include “Policy Intern” in the subject line of your email. We will begin and continue interviewing on a rolling basis until a candidate has been selected. No phone calls, please.