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Captivating International Foundation Limited

Submissions open: 
Thursday, November 14, 2019
Application deadline: 
Wednesday, February 5, 2020 - 23:59

Since December 2019, there has been an emerging public health concern regarding an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a new strain of coronavirus, 2019 Novel Coronavirus, which was first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Warningto avoid all nonessential travel to China. Additionally, the U.S. Department of State has elevated its travel advisory for China to Level 3: Reconsider Travel. Stanford is concurring with CDC recommendations that travelers avoid all non-critical travel to China.

In the event that we are not able to sponsor Global Studies internships in China this summer, students are advised to consider applying to positions outside of China. Students who have already applied to positions in China are now eligible to apply to other positions outside if China, even if they have already applied to two positions.

The safety and wellbeing of our students are our top priorities, and Stanford University is actively monitoring the developing situation with respect to the spread of disease and potential impacts to university functions. Please visit this pageto see a list of frequently asked questions about Stanford’s response to, and prevention of, 2019 Novel Coronavirus on campus.

If you have any questions, please feel free to email GlobalInternships@stanford.edu

Host Organization:   Captivating International Foundation Limited

Website:             http://www.captivating.org

                           http://www.captivatingevents.org

Organization Profile:

Captivating Shenzhen office only have 5 full-time employees, but Captivating world we have over 60 employees spread at Australia, USA, China, Kenya, Philippian and Nepal.

Captivating works in partnership with grassroots Chinese charities in remote locations of China, to help disadvantaged, impoverished children reach out for a better tomorrow.

City:      Shenzhen

Work description:

Plan and execute fundraising events: brainstorm, educate, design and promote. 

  • Event planning and data analyses – Brainstorm and find out what goal we want to achieve, data we would like to collect and analyze.
  • Coding – Can manage to build website for fundraising. Such as fundraising leaderboard, poster generator and fundraiser page.
  • Marketing – maximize our resource and expand our resources to promote, schedule the marketing plan 
  • Design - Tools for everyone to be a fundraiser
  • Sponsorship – List any corporate the supplies sponsorship and matching fund sponsorship.

Help out preparing our October Charity Auction and Gala, Midnight Run and December Santa Run

  • Graphic Design including website, promotion materials and event display materials, create vouchers, prepare donor receipt and certification etc...
  • Video – Create promotion and project video.
  • Marketing – including social media, good at wechat public platform would be a bonus.
  • Editing – help editing over 100 Auction items

Other tasks:

  • Help translate sponsored girl’s report from Qinghai
  • Office support
  • Find ways to expand our community of supporters.
  • Improve our Marketing materials for our public use.
  • Research and analyze a sustainable system for our events through the year.

Number of Opening(s):     2 (Best to bring your own laptops)

Work Hours and Internship Start/End Dates: (Monday to Friday, June

22 –August 14, 2020):    8 hours a day, five days a week.

9:00am-6:00pm (12:30-1:30pm lunch break)

If there is any special case we need your help on weekends or in the evenings we will notify you in advance and you can exchange the time with your regular hours.

Prefer more dates in August, as the busiest time starts from August.

Work Attire:     Casual

Local Language:     Chinese and English at Shenzhen office.

Required :     At least one of these 2 interns needs to speak and write Chinese fluently. ( Two-year level at at Stanford )

Location: 
China (PRC)
City or Cities: 
Shenzhen
Eligibility: 
  • Applicants must be currently enrolled freshmen, sophomores, juniors, seniors, and coterms who are undergraduates in all majors, including undeclared. Coterm students must still have undergraduate status. MA students in the Center for East Asian Studies are also eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must be current Stanford students during the internship period. Seniors must postpone graduation paperwork until the internship ends, but may participate in commencement. For summer graduation requirements, including details regarding enrollment requirements and information about participation in the June commencement ceremonies, students should contact their major department's student services office and Registrar's Office for graduation quarter petition.
  • Preferably, before beginning their internships, selected candidates should have taken at least one course regarding the internship region. The course can be taken in the spring quarter. 

For more internship positions provided by the Stanford Global Studies Internship Program, please see our internship listing

Each applicant can apply for a maximum of two program-arranged positions. If you apply more than two positions, we will only accept the first two applications based on the time of your submission. 

For more information, please see Eligibility and Stipend.

Time of Year: 
Summer
Funding: 
Stipend
Open To: 
Freshman
Sophomore
Junior
Senior
Co-term
Master's

Contact

Stanford Global Studies Internship Program