Food & Water Watch Internships

Food & Water Watch Internships

RIPPAC Internship Guide - Summer 2021


Name of Company / Association / Organization Food & Water Watch


Internship Coordinator


Coordinator’s Phone / Email  


Location of Main Office


# of Summer 2020 Interns Accepted


Where will the internship be done?


In the main office      

Remotely (student works from home)       

Combination of Remote & In-Office


Dates / Length of Summer Internship Through July 15th

Required Hours/Week Flexible hours. Work around your schedule.


Is there some type of salary or stipend?    Yes

If so, how much? At an average rate of 3 valid signatures per hour, the average compensation is $30 per hour, while top canvassers will earn more.


What is the application process?  (please include deadlines and other requirements.  Attach additional pages if needed


Apply here: 


Intern work areas:       Clerical             Research         Errands            Organizing   


Please explain the work that will be required of the intern: 

Food & Water Watch is in the final stretch of a signature collection drive to put community choice aggregation (CCA) ordinances on the ballot in Cherry Hill, Teaneck, Woodbridge, Long Branch, and North Brunswick, NJ. We urgently need to collect another 5,000 signatures by July 15, so we’re paying $10 per valid signature collected. And we'll be hiring for this position through July 1st.  


Will there be opportunities for the intern to observe: 


Internal strategy sessions?       Legislative sessions?            Committee hearings? 


Is the intern expected to work evenings and weekends?  If so, please explain. 




Do you have any suggestions for the applicants? (Please use additional pages if necessary)