Grassroots Intern - Fall Semester

Fairfax, Virginia
Jun 12, 2018
Jul 17, 2018
Part Time

NRA-ILA Grassroots interns work with full-time staff to advance NRA-ILA’s legislative agenda through grassroots efforts. Interns will be assigned a long-term project based on intern interests and team needs to complete during their internship. Along with their assigned project, intern duties include:

  • Manage logistic and administrative needs of HQ and field coordinators through established shipping and tracking methods
  • Manage grassroots inventory
  • Attend and coordinate local events including gun shows, NRA University, and fairs.
  • Improve and add to Frontlines database and respond to Frontlines member inquiries
  • Assist with NRA-PVF campaign activities during the election cycle, including organizing volunteers and voter contact
  • Attend and observe speaking events
  • Complete NRA-ILA issues training to gain intimate understanding of the Second Amendment and today’s gun-control debate

Applicants should have an interest in Second Amendment issues, an understanding of NRA-ILA’s mission, strong writing and verbal skills, attention to detail, and possess knowledge of grassroots organizing. Individuals with campaign experience preferred.   This paid internship runs from August 13 – December 14, 2018, and the schedule is fewer than 30 hours per week.

Applications for the Fall Internship Program should be submitted by July 31, 2018 to  The NRA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (minority/women/disabled) dedicated to protecting and preserving rights since 1871. Please visit our website at to learn more about us.