Are you a media-savvy person who loves to write and is also passionate about social change? We are a DC-based startup and a global leader in technology training for international development. Headquartered in a bright office in the heart of Washington, DC’s U Street Corridor, we deliver online courses to thousands of students in over 100 countries and work with partners like USAID, UN foundation, and the U.S. State Department.

We’re looking for self-starting communications and marketing fellows who are excited about helping to grow our brand.

Students from Washington DC area universities and colleges are encouraged to apply

We Have

  • An established brand in creative work. Check out our animation reel
  • A dream team of 20 creative and tech-savvy colleagues
  • An openness to new ideas and methodologies
  • A passion for working with clients and learners who want to improve the world
  • A bright former yoga studio for an office in the heart of DC’s U Street corridor
  • A fun, dynamic, and collaborative work culture

Your Role

  • Assist in editing, drafting blog posts and managing content for the TechChange blog
  • Assist in managing TechChange social media presence/strategy
  • Coordinate email campaigns and alumni relations
  • Support communications with students and experts related to TechChange online courses
  • Conduct meaningful research on best practices for online learning and the latest developments in the technology for social change
  • Attend meetings and conferences on behalf of TechChange

You Have

  • Exceptional writing and research skills with the ability to quickly generate articles for blog and copy edit
  • Knowledge of emerging technologies, social media platforms and other types of new media
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks, work towards multiple goals, problem-solve and prioritize assignments
  • Interest in social change, international relations, development and peacebuilding work at the local or international level


  • Access to full scholarships for all TechChange courses for duration of term
  • Access to structured mentorship program with member of TechChange Staff
  • Build your professional portfolio of marketing and communications materials


This is a 2020 Summer Internship lasting no longer than two months.


Stipend based on experience


Fall, Spring, and Summer positions available

Application Deadline



  • Simply put - why TechChange? What unique skills and perspectives can you bring to the team? If you were in charge, how would you do things differently? Form cover letters and generic cut & paste responses are easy to spot. Spend some time on our site and get to know us. We're excited to see what you come up with...
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