Join Us

Join Us

We are always in search of nutrition/dietetic students who may be interested in internship opportunities in food policy and labeling.  Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States.  Please find current opportunities below to join us!

Food Policy Correspondent

Applicant Requirements:

  • Current college student (both undergraduate and graduate student applications will be accepted)
  • Experience in nutrition science, agriculture, food safety, research, journalism, or policy preferred

 

Responsibilities:

  • Attend congressional hearings, Agency public meetings (usually FDA + USDA) + other coalition and networking events
  • Draft team memos summarizing events and top takeaways

 

Structure:

Flexible structure. This position reports directly to the Sr. Director. This person will work with the Sr. Director to determine weekly meeting schedule. Hours per week will vary based on meeting schedules on Capitol Hill and within the Agency departments. Meetings and memo deadlines will be assigned based upon correspondent’s class schedule and availability. Most meetings will fall between the hours of 8am and 5pm.

Please submit your resume and cover letter to fooddirectionsdc@gmail.com by August 18th.