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Current Calls for Internships

Volunteer Intern, Knox Pride

Knox Pride is looking for interns to begin in January 2024. These internships would give students an opportunity to gain experience with grant writing, event planning, project management, writing for social media, and more. Interns would have the chance to work first hand with projects centered on mutual aid, community outreach, and supporting the LGBTQIA+ community here in Knoxville.

Interns may work in a variety of capacities including attending meetings with community partners, working in the Knox Pride thrift store and food banks, setting up events, and other hands-on activities. All interns are encouraged to develop a passion project to complete while serving in this role.

To apply, send a cover letter expressing your interest in the position along with your resume to John Camp at . Applications for the spring semester are due by December 31st.

Editorial Intern, April Gloaming

April Gloaming, a nonprofit independent press based in Nashville, TN that aims to capture and better understand the New South, is looking for an editorial intern. This internship would run from January through June of 2024. The intern’s responsibilities would include: reading unsolicited submissions of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry; working with the social media team to create content; copy editing; and more. Applicants should share a passion for Southern literature and the many different forms it may take.

To apply, please send a resume and cover letter by December 31st through the April Gloaming website.