Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

May 19, 2016

Public service opportunity: Summer 2016 Development Intern

Position title:

Summer 2016 Development Intern


Name of organization:

Malaria No More




Position description:

About Malaria No More

Malaria No More envisions a world where no child dies of a mosquito bite. We mobilize the political will and global resources required to achieve malaria eradication within our generation.


We use a highly targeted, proven advocacy model to elevate malaria on the global agenda and translate political support into funding.


MNM’s internship program offers internships for 3 to 6 months at our office in Seattle, WA. We welcome student interns, particularly those with an interest in public health or international development. Our internship is unpaid. We are currently recruiting for Summer 2016.


What do you gain as an intern?

An internship with MNM will give the intern a chance to work in a small, influential advocacy organization and learn about many aspects of nonprofit fundraising.


What will be the type of work you will do as an intern?

  • Identifying grant opportunities and drafting grant proposals
  • Researching potential donors and creating prospect profiles
  • Assisting Development team with research, light writing, donor lists, donor-focused communications, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned


Time commitment:



Skill requirements:

Are you eligible for an MNM internship?

To qualify for an MMV internship you must meet the following requirements:

  • Working towards or hold a university degree (undergraduate, Master’s or PhD)
  • Fluent in English
  • Interested in global health / international development issues
  • Willing to think strategically, express ideas clearly both orally and in writing, and work independently and as part of a team.


Start date:



End date:




Seattle, WA


How to apply:

How to apply

This is a competitive program and candidates will be selected on merit. If you fulfill the above-mentioned criteria, please apply by email to with the subject line “Full name – Seattle Summer 2016 Development Internship” and include the following materials:

  1. A concise cover letter explaining why you would like to be considered
  2. Your CV


No telephone calls please.


Supervisor contact info:

Managing Director, Resource Development