College students spearhead New Voters leadership and expansion.
Collegiate involvement is essential to New Voters
Are you ready to be the future?
College students can take on many different leadership roles in New Voters. Our available applications will change seasonally.
As a regional director, you would be responsible for coordinating registration/civic engagement efforts both at your universities and in your college communities, in addition to collaborating with college mentors in the region to organize summits and other civic engagement efforts.
Current Openings: 2 Southwest Directors and 1 Southeast Director
Starting a school chapter entails a low time commitment. Chapters engage with their community through voter registration drives, encouraging political awareness, etc. Start a New Voters chapter at your college to engage with your local high school community and change civic behavior in your school's area
This position requires at least once a week communication with your mentees for four weeks. Mentors will guide one to three high school students to get their respective high schools 100% voter registration and engagement. Mentors are expected to communicate via email or phone at least once a week with one to three student leads of a given school or partnering organization, and have monthly meetings with a cohort of other mentors to problem solve and share best practices.
Being a mentor is an opportunity for college students to develop marketable personal and professional skills including communication and organization. Mentors will also gain access to New Voters' nationwide network of young professionals to use for their benefit.
COLLEGE CHAPTER LIST
The George Washington University
University of Pittsburgh, Villanova University
North Carolina State University
Fordham University Lincoln Center, Cornell University
Central Michigan University
Johns Hopkins University
Northwestern University, DePaul University
University of California, Berkley
Arizona State University