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PGCMCF is pleased to announce the arrival of our 2023 Emerging County Leaders Internship Program.

This internship program is for college students between the ages of 18 and 25 who have an interest in public policy, media, advocacy, civic society, and the law. It is designed to offer a combination of work experience and classroom education to fully engage participants. You will be applying what you learn at your worksite with a Friday education component, focusing on advocacy, civic awareness, and change through policy.

The 2023 Emerging County Leaders Internship Program will run for eight weeks from June 5th, 2023 to July 28th, 2023. Participants are expected to be vaccinated and follow all mask mandates. In addition, participants will receive a $1,000 stipend.

Please complete this form to submit your application. We require a resume, cover letter, and transcript (official or advising). We look forward to reviewing your application!

The FINAL APPLICATION DEADLINE is Friday, March 17th, 2023, at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time. 

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* 1. Personal Information:

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* 2. Are you legally authorized to work in the United States?

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* 3. Are you a resident of Prince George's County?

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* 4. By the end of this semester, will you have completed at least one year of college?

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* 5. Are you available from June 5th to July 28th, 2023?

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* 6. PGCMCF evaluates selected interns’ skills, interests, and academic background in order to best match the needs of work placement organizations therefore we cannot guarantee placement at a requested organization.

The following is a list of organizations with which you may be placed. After researching each, please rate the internships based on your order of preference. 

Please note that program participants are placed according to host organization preference and availability. Program participants may be placed at host organizations not listed below. We aim to work with every program participant to attempt to find an internship experience that fits both the students and the host organization.

  1st Choice 2nd Choice 3rd Choice
Advocacy Organization
Elected Official
Legal Organization
Media Organization
Government Agency

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* 7. How does your major apply to this program and worksites that you have selected? (250 words max)

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* 8. Name a community issue that you would like to see changed. Why? (250 words max)

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* 9. How did you hear about this position?

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* 10. Upload your resume

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* 11. Upload your cover letter

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* 12. Upload your Transcript

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* 13. I understand that completion of this application does not guarantee an internship placement or acceptance into the program.

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* 14. I understand that if I am accepted to this program, I will provide proof of full vaccination. An individual is considered fully vaccinated 14 days after a second dose in a two-dose series (currently Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine and Moderna COVID-19 Vaccine) or 14 days after a single-dose vaccine (currently Janssen COVID-19 Vaccine by Johnson & Johnson). I also will adhere to all face-covering guidelines as set by my worksite or Prince George's County Muslim Council Foundation throughout the entire program.

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* 15. I understand that The 2023 Emerging County Leaders Internship Program requires me to work full time (30-35 hours/week) in my internship placement. I must follow the policies and procedures of my placement organization. I understand that I must fully participate in all workshop sessions, scheduled program activities, and additional assignments in order to receive my stipend. I understand I will be required to complete any readings and written assignments that are part of the program's Friday site visits.

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* 16. I understand that any stipend I receive from this internship will be reported by Prince George's County Muslim Council Foundation to the U.S. Internal Revenue Service and I am responsible for any tax liability that should arise as a result.

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* 17. I certify that my answers are true and complete to the best of my knowledge. If this application leads to an internship placement, I understand that false or misleading information in my application or interview may result in my release. I agree that typing my name below serves as an electronic signature.

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