Organizational Background: 
The College Park City – University Partnership is a model community development organization known for the success of its initiatives and collaborations. The Partnership recognizes that the success of the City of College Park and the University of Maryland are linked together. It works in dynamic collaboration to creatively and effectively facilitate cooperative efforts that achieve shared community purposes. The Partnership advances initiatives and policies to make College Park a more thriving, equitable and sustainable community for all.

The College Park City-University Partnership is seeking an intern to develop digital communications and content for the Partnership’s Homeownership Program. The Homeownership program provides a $15,000, 10-year, 0 interest, forgivable loan for City of College Park and University of Maryland employees seeking to live in College Park. This initiative reduces commutes, strengthens neighborhoods, and boosts the local economy.  Our goal is to present the City of College Park as a great place to live, work, shop, eat, and more.

Primary Responsibilities:  

Develop and design engaging and creative multi-platform graphic design content that promote the Homeownership Program;
Promote living in College Park through the Partnership’s website/social media by using hashtags, photos, graphics, and other tools;
Assist with taking photos, promoting events associated with the Homeownership Program;
Schedule and deliver content that reflects our University Community Vision 2030 narrative to social media (Facebook/Twitter/Instagram) and our website as needed;
Assist with layout and design of the Partnership reports and other graphic design as needed.

Details: For best consideration, apply on or before December 23, 2022. It is estimated you will work about 5-10 hours per week. Interns are paid $12/hour. Independent study and course credit may be able to be arranged.
     
To apply: Please send an email (subject line “Internship”) with your interest in one of these areas of focus, examples of your work in communications, writing, website design or other relevant work to kmcabee@collegeparkpartnership.org. If you are interested in independent study or course credit, please inquire upon submitting your application.

Internship Opportunity: Communications and Digital Content Design Internship