Silver Spring, Maryland

The Justice Intern works with Institute office and remote staff to assist with projects and learn about issues related to the Mercy Critical Concerns (Earth, Immigration, Nonviolence, Racism, Women).

Job Functions

  • Researches issues of local concern in communities where Sisters of Mercy live
  • Supports initiatives of the Mercy Community to advance the Critical Concerns
  • Assists with developing educational materials relevant to the Critical Concerns
  • Engages in advocacy efforts


  • Is currently an undergraduate or graduate student in good standing
  • Displays an interest and involvement in issues of social justice
  • Possesses good organizational, written and verbal communication and computer skills
  • Is located in, or can relocate to, the Washington, DC, metropolitan area for the duration of the internship


This is a part-time paid internship. Click here for more information about this position.

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