Law Student / Legal Internships

SPRING 2017: Open
SUMMER 2017: Open

The National Immigration Project hosts law students both in the summer and during the academic year. Legal interns are exposed to a wide-range of legal research and writing projects, including amicus briefs, pleadings in affirmative lawsuits, practice advisories, legislative analysis, legal memorandum, and/or comments on proposed immigration regulations. In addition, legal interns coordinate and draft responses to letters from immigration detainees. Applicants must have taken an immigration law class or have past immigration experience, and a demonstrated commitment to immigrants’ rights. Students with law school clinical experience are encouraged to apply. Cover letters, resumes, and writing samples, as well as any questions, should be emailed to Trina Realmuto.

Communications Internships

SUMMER 2017: Open

Communications interns at the National Immigration Project assist our staff by supporting initiatives such as producing web-based member news bulletins, expanding the organization’s list of media contacts for press releases, and maximizing the organization’s outreach via social media. For communications internships, all cover letters, resumes, and writing samples, as well as any questions, should be directed by email to Pamela Goldstein.

Resource Development Internships

SUMMER 2017: Open

Resource Development interns assist our staff by supporting initiatives designed to strengthen the organization’s financial base. This position’s role includes helping solicit and compile a Commemorative Program Book for public events/receptions, improving the organization’s knowledge base of individual and foundation supporters, and working with the Board of Directors. For Resource Development internships, all cover letters, resumes, and writing samples, as well as any questions, should be directed by email to Pamela Goldstein.


Please note:
All internships are based in Boston, and are unpaid positions.