Intern at the Morris County Organization for Hispanic Affair
Be an Intern that Makes an Impact
As part of our commitment to supporting, advocating, and furthering education, MCOHA welcomes students from different institutions at the Higher Education levels. Depending on their academic requirements, students can complete internship cycles per semester or full academic year.
Our objective is to help students get the hands-on, real-world experience they need, in the passionate and nurturing environment they need, in order to succeed in the field they have chosen to develop their careers.
Current Internship Opportunities
Please note that due to the current pandemic crisis created by the COVID-19, internship opportunities may be limited. Please contact us for more information.
Internship at the Center for Citizenship and Legal Immigration
This internship is best suited for Law or College students passionate about immigration rights and immigration law, or who are interested in pursuing a career in the legal or translation fields.
We provide students with hands-on experience by working with the legal team to make a real and direct impact in the community.
Internship at the Justice For All Program
Internships in this program are designed for students in the social work field who are interested in gaining experience in the clinical or public policy areas.
Interns will have the opportunity to participate in a developing and innovative program and will be able to make a real impact on the lives of children.
Internships in this program are designed for students seeking to learn or improve bilingual translations skills, both ENG>ESP and ESP>ENG. These internships can be completed through the CCLI or the Community Outreach and Advocacy Department.
Community Outreach and Advocacy Internship
Internships in this program provide students with an understanding of the issues faced by the low-income community. This internship program is best suited for college students interested in careers in non-profit management, community organizing, social work, and working with the elderly and older adults.
We give interns substantive work and project management experience to ensure they have an opportunity to make a meaningful contribution.
Internships in this program are best suited for students who are interested in pursuing a career in accounting or business and are designed to help students gain real-world experience. Candidates will have the opportunity to work on special projects, perform regular weekly and monthly activities, analyze business issues, and recommend solutions.
Have Specific Questions?
Contact directly the department you are interested in, and we will do our best to reply as soon as possible. Please be patient while we respond to inquiries submitted during this unprecedented crisis created by the outbreak of COVID-19. Our physical locations are closed in accordance with the Governor's order, but we remain open for business remotely.
Interested In Other Ways Of Getting Involved?
Here are some other ways you can help:
Consider applying for our pro-bono, or volunteer opportunities.
Consider donating money or critical resources.
Advocate for our work and spread the word.
A contribution to MCOHA is about more
With every donation, you can be part of making a difference in the lives of thousands of Latinx and Low-Income individuals by providing access to essential resources like food, keeping their homes safe and warm, and achieving their goals to become self-sufficient.