What is TurnUp?
TurnUp Activism is a progressive non-profit organization dedicated to making the world more just, fair, and equitable for all by increasing youth activism and civic engagement to strengthen our democracy.
About the Internship
Interns work in remote teams of mission-driven young people from all around the country to help amplify youth civic engagement and participate in activism on many progressive/social justice issues including climate change, racial justice, reproductive rights, ending gun violence, and combating voter suppression.
Rolling admission - start and end any time!
High school, college, and graduate students can apply
Flexible time commitment - you choose between 5-30 hours/week
Hours can count towards community service or school credit
Learn from expert speakers from a variety of fields
Critical thinking and writing
Voter Registration and Turnout Projects
Writing and Reflection
Research Activism, Civics, and Social Justice Issues
Earn valuable letters of recommendation
Bolster your resume
Be eligible to win prizes and awards
Widen your networking scope
Join our Internship and become a force for change!