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Media Intern – Global Leadership Forum (GLF)

(The official call can be found at https://www.uwc.org/news/?pid=274&nid=51&storyid=4728 )

Eligibility: Young people working with media or studying something accordingly.

Preferred Qualities:

  • Ability to work well in a team 
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Mature, flexible, adaptable, dependable, and respectful within a diverse community •
  • Independent Desired Qualities: • Ability to work well in a team
  • Bilingual in English and one other language Contract Length: •
  • Staff Training June 19 – June 29 • GLF Program June 30 – July 20


The Media Intern is part of the UWC-USA short course: Global Leadership Forum that will provide current or rising media professionals with the unique opportunity to tell the stories of young international youth in a dramatic and beautiful landscape while tackling meaningful problems. They will work in collaboration with the GLF Director to document the stories and events of the 2019 GLF summer program. The qualified candidate is able to internalize and model the UWC mission and core values, participate in a positive and inclusive environment, and maintain professional boundaries between participants and staff. Media Interns will develop a library of digital and marketing materials for the program and website, as well as assist GLF participants with their community project action plans.


  • $500
  • Lodging and Meals
  • Transportation during GLF program
  • Temporary Health Insurance (for non-US residents only)

How to apply:

Submit the following to Jason Brewer, GLF Director at jason.brewer@uwc-usa.org by May 3, 2019 at 5PM MST:

  1. A letter of intent explaining your interest in being the GLF Media Intern (250 – 500 words)
  2. A reel or a collection of links to your media work. Both video and still shots, if possible
  3. Two references listed. Please include their full name, title, relationship to you, email address and phone number 

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