Butterfly Dreamz is looking to hire two additional Summer Arts & Culture Research Interns in Newark, NJ. See the description below for details, and if you are interested, please apply by Wednesday, July 5th. Our goal is to hire two people by Friday, July 7th, so that we can get started on Monday, July 10th. If you have any questions, please email us at email@example.com.
About the Internship
During the summer, Butterfly Dreamz interns will conduct quantitative and qualitative research (i.e., surveys, interviews, and focus groups) from Newark high school students and parents and then use their research findings to 1.) make recommendations to the District Summer Learning Network (DSLN) and 2.) design an innovative summer arts and culture program for Newark youth.
Work Schedule & Payment
Interns will earn a $1,200 stipend (or $200 per week x 6 weeks) and work 16 hours per week, typically on Monday - Thursday, 11 am until 3 pm (and one Saturday—August 11th). The internship will begin on Monday, July 10th, and conclude on Wednesday, August 16th.
Click here to view the summer internship schedule (starting on page 2).
Location of Internship
This is an in-person internship, and interns will work out of our Newark, NJ office, located at 105 Lock Street, Ste 309, Newark, NJ, 07103.
Happy Summer, leaders! ☀️
This is your season to rest, rejuvenate, and HAVE FUN!! Our Summer Arts & Culture Passport Challenge is designed to help you discover and enjoy new experiences in your current city, town, or surrounding community. Beginning Saturday, July 1st, we'll be awarding virtual Arts & Culture Passport stamps to Cocoon Club members who explore local arts and culture. The member with the most stamps between Saturday, July 1st and Saturday, August 5th will receive a $300 grand prize, 2nd place will receive $150, and 3rd place will receive $50. Winners will be announced by Friday, August 18th on our Cocoon Club Mobilize feed. To enter the challenge, follow the instructions below!
Step 1: Plan a friend, family, or solo trip to a free or low-cost arts and culture destination or event in your current city, town, or surrounding community. For example, you could visit the following:
Step 2: Visit your chosen destination and have someone take a picture of you while you're there. Make sure that we can see your beautiful face and that the destination is in the background! (The picture is your evidence that you were there.) Feel free to take more than one picture if you'd like!
Step 3: Starting July 1st, post your picture(s) on the Cocoon Club Mobilize feed and submit the Passport Stamp Request Form each time you visit a new destination. The form should be submitted within 5 days of your visit.
Have fun!!! We can't wait to see all the wonderful places you'll visit! 💕🦋
Hey leaders! Butterfly Dreamz is offering scholarships to girls who are interested in attending the Summer Braiding Camp at Ms. Amina's Beauty College in Merrillville, Indiana. If selected, Butterfly Dreamz will cover the $350 admission fee! Applications are due this Friday, June 2nd!
To apply, log into our Cocoon Club online community or join the Cocoon Club.
Our Cocoon Club is an online community that equips girls to be confident leaders and supports them in achieving their dreams. Membership is free for girls and young women, ages 12 to 24.
Hi leaders! Butterfly Dreamz has lots of exciting projects coming up, and we could use your help!! Please see the brief descriptions below, and if you're interested in learning more, complete the Volunteer Interest Form so our team can send you more info once it's available. Women and girls of all ages are welcome to volunteer!
Looking for a job this summer? Apply to the Newark Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP by Sunday, April 30th! 💕🦋
Hey there, leaders! If you haven't locked down your summer plans yet, here's a list of free summer pre-college programs for high school students. Please be mindful that some applications are due very soon (like tomorrow, March 31st)! If you need support with your applications, log into our Cocoon Club Mobilize app to leave a comment or contact our Program Director, Ms. Kyla, at firstname.lastname@example.org. 💕🦋
GreenLight Fund Greater Newark, is searching for a full-time Coordinator! Log into Mobilize to learn more and apply today.
Applications for the third-annual Hyundai Women in STEM Scholarship are now open! For 2023, five female STEM students will receive a scholarship in the amount of $10,000 USD each. Log into Mobilize to learn more and apply!
This blog is updated with love by the Butterfly Dreamz staff. Log into our Mobilize app or email our Program Director, Ms. Kyla, at email@example.com for questions and comments!