Higher Heights is building a national infrastructure to harness Black women’s political power and leadership potential. Headquartered in New York, Higher Heights for America and its sister organization Higher Heights Leadership Fund (a national 501(c)(4) and 501 (c)(3), respectively) is investing in a long-term strategy to analyze, expand and support a leadership pipeline for Black women at all levels and that strengthens their civic participation beyond just Election Day.

Higher Heights is looking for bright, hardworking interns.  

These unpaid internships are appropriate for academic credit. Ideal candidates are seeking opportunities to apply their skills to a work experience. Preferred majors include Communications, Marketing, Nonprofit Management, Political Science, and Women’s Studies.  Students of color and women are encouraged to apply.

Project Manager Internship

Membership Internship

Communications and Social Media Internship

See a description that interests you? For consideration please submit your cover letter, resume and supporting documents in  Microsoft Word or PDF format to with the title of the internship as the subject.