Welcome to the Social Justice & Equity Intern page. Thank you for your interest in the position. Prior to completing the application you must review the SJEC Intern job description and requirements.
Social Justice & Equity Center Interns
The Social Justice & Equity Interns are MiraCosta students who represent the Social Justice & Equity Center (SJEC) and the Student Equity Department. They serve as student staff members inside the SJEC, providing resources, referrals, and welcoming newcomers to the space. They support events related to the college’s commemorations of History and Heritage Months & Days, and other diversity and inclusion programming. This support includes some planning, logistics, and promotion of events. They receive career development and academic credit (1 unit) for completing an Internship with a faculty mentor that culminates in a project related to a topic of their own choosing. As college representatives, SJEC Interns are expected to be role models for their peers, maintain and demonstrate a professional attitude, and execute sound judgment at all times. SJEC Interns are paid $12.00/hour.
To be considered for the SJEC Intern positions, we ask that you submit:
- A complete SJEC Intern application (see below).
- Complete FASFA application (if eligible) and request Federal Work Study by emailing Lucy Fonseca at firstname.lastname@example.org to request FWS. If you are not eligible for federal financial aid, please indicate this on your application.
- Academic transcripts (unofficial are acceptable) indicating a cumulative GPA above 2.0 in your high school or college coursework.
- One online letter of recommendation. Please direct the person completing your recommendation form to submit it online. The person writing your recommendation should be familiar with your academic and leadership abilities (a person who is not a member of your family) such as a teacher, counselor, clergy, club advisor, coach, business leader, employer, etc.. If you are a returning student at MiraCosta College, this letter must be written by a MiraCosta faculty or staff member.
Social Justice & Equity Center Intern Application
Application Deadline: June 21, 2020
Student Services Coordinator, Student Equity
Student Center, Building 3400, Room 3445
The Social Justice and Equity Center (SJEC) is a service of the Department of Student Equity. For general inquiries about all Student Equity programs and services, please contact us at email@example.com or call our main office at 760.757.2121 x6900.