Internship

The intern will provide tech support for the editorial staff in their content creation for our various media channels, perform Data processing with Excel and database systems, and research the feasibility and testing of new technologies and platforms.

Company/Organization

A non-profit organization that monitors the news for bias, inaccuracy, or other breach of journalistic standards in coverage of the Arab-Israeli conflict. It also facilitates accurate reporting for foreign journalists covering the region. The organization is not aligned with any government or political party or movement.

Qualifications

* Advanced computer literacy – in depth knowledge of Windows OS, Word, Excel and Powerpoint
* Basic familiarity with online team collaboration tools
* Wide internet skills encompassing different browsers, email clients
* Some understanding of HTML and web design concepts
* Basic image editing (Photoshop or equivalent)

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will be involved in collecting social media content from various sources, working with staff to build social media campaigns, writing blog posts, making basic edits to the website, attending pro-Israel events in the community, working with college fellows and affiliated groups to promote their events and articles, creating infographics and working on special projects as they arise.

Company/Organization

A not-for-profit media-monitoring and research organization devoted to promoting accurate and balanced coverage of Israel and the Middle East. It fosters rigorous reporting while educating news consumers about Middle East issues and the role of the media (but takes no position with regard to American or Israeli political issues). They have recently developed a program assisting students on college campuses worldwide to addressing Middle East distortions. Students are provided with the support for bravely and publicly defending Israel against hostility and distortions on campus.

Qualifications

Journalism
Middle East Studies
Political Science

Field(s)

Internship

In this "front-line" position, the intern will do the preparatory research for interesting stories and find accurate sources. The intern will also help with the administration and logistics in launching events as well as media briefing, debates, and field tours for journalists.

Company/Organization

Media Central is an independent Jerusalem-based NGO providing support services for journalists based in or visiting Israel, the Palestinian authority and the region. This organization provides media-liaison services for the reporter in this region.

Qualifications

Journalism
Communications
Middle East studies

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will work with social media to improve branding, promote the organization and extend its reach. The intern will keep up-to-date with changing trends in social media. The intern will also learn the Editors’ Code of Practice in order to inaccuracy, bias and distortion in UK media.

Company/Organization

A non-profit organization dedicated to combatting antisemitism and promoting accurate reporting about Israel in the UK media. Since many British news sites have misleading reporting about the region, they require consistent monitoring. By consistently monitoring media outlets and communicating with editors about their claims, the organization prompts dozens of substantive corrections annually.

Qualifications

Communications
Middle East Studies
PR

Field(s)

Internship

The interns will investigate anti-Israel organizations, monitor Israel news coverage, research news stories, interview members of the Knesset, and research background material for films. The intern will evaluate and review books about Israel and the Middle East, research anti-Semitism of the Arab world and learn about refugees. Other tasks include organizing VIP tours, working with Wikipedia and upgrading social media content.

Company/Organization

Israel Resource News Agency is a news outlet based in Jerusalem with the sole aim to report Israel’s reality to the media by retaining the services of the best Israeli and Arab journalists to cover, research and investigate the events of the day. It conducts conducts its news investigations with commissions from bonafide news organizations and foundation grants.

Qualifications

Journalism
Middle East Studies
Political Science

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will be responsible for researching, processing, and writing short intelligence briefs. Working in tandem with senior analysts, interns are introduced to the tools and techniques used to gathering intelligence. There is also an opportunity to participate in practice security scenarios alongside intelligence officers.

Company/Organization

This company provides counter- terrorism training seminars and security expertise in both domestic and international terrorism, including planning and responding to a weapons attack, suicide bombers, and other threats to both the public and private sector. The Israeli training methods are highly effective and unparalleled in realistic representation of the confusion and dynamic scenarios that exist.

Qualifications

Middle East Studies
Political Science

Field(s)

Internship

The research intern will be assigned to one of the country-represented research desks. The internship will primarily entail research and analysis. The intern will participate in short- and mid-length research projects, performing tasks such as: collecting and analyzing information, preparing short research papers, and working with his or her mentor to organize the findings into full reports to be published on the website. At times the intern may be asked to prepare correspondences with government officials, Powerpoint presentations, and briefings.

Company/Organization

NGO Monitor deals with one of the central political issues facing Israel: how human rights rhetoric, in the context of the Arab-Israeli conflict, is exploited to demonize and delegitimize Israel. Our work focuses on combatting BDS and "lawfare," and informing diplomats, donors, and the public of the challenges raised by these phenomena. NGO Monitor generates and distributes critical analysis and reports on the output of the international NGO community.

Qualifications

Preference for academic background in political science, international relations, law, or human rights; demonstrated strong interest in and awareness of the Arab-Israeli conflict; strong research and writing skills.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern will be an integral part of the operations team, building the organization's communications strategy and international network of NGOs, think tanks, journalists, policy makers, diplomats and more. Task include planning/development of communications strategy; managing and expanding IMPACT-se social media accounts and traffic; assisting in researching and analyzing major research projects for distribution to journalists, policymakers and the public; identifying and mapping and reaching out to relevant partner organizations.

Company/Organization

A research, policy and advocacy organization that monitors and analyzes education. It employs international standards on peace and tolerance as derived from UNESCO declarations and resolutions to determine compliance and to advocate for change when necessary.

Qualifications

* Passion for political science, Middle East affairs, public relations, education, co-existence, journalism
* Background in and familiarity with NGOs, think tanks, governmental bodies preferred
* Excellent researching skills
* Language skills – High level of both English (written and spoken)
* High knowledge and familiarity with social media platforms - Twitter and Facebook
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Field(s)

Internship

The intern will perform some or all of the following: research, social media, public relations, media analysis.

Company/Organization

The Israel Project is a non-partisan American educational organization dedicated to informing the media and public conversation about Israel and the Middle East.

Qualifications

Experience in Israel activism.

Field(s)

Internship

The intern can choose from a variety of tasks including research, media watch, reaching out to organizations, government and groups, writing papers, and more.

Company/Organization

An organization that provides services to organizations, groups, social entrepreneurs and other entities working to advance democracy, human and civil rights, social, economic and environmental justice, and an inclusive and democratic society that embraces all of the communities that live in Israel.

Qualifications

Political Science
Middle East Studies

Field(s)