The National Cancer Institute is accepting applications for its 2014 HCIP class.
Internship Program (HCIP)
Applications for the 2014 term are due by March 4th.
Apply online! See website for further details. http://hcip.nci.nih.gov
The HCIP gives highly qualified graduate students and recent graduate degree recipients the opportunity to participate in vital health and science communications projects in one of the many offices that make up the NCI. Interns will select an area of emphasis: Health Communications or Science Writing. Six-month and one-year internship terms are available.
Successful Health Communications applicants have some science background as well as experience and/or education in any of the following areas: public health, epidemiology, public relations, health education, communications, science writing, statistics, social marketing, or journalism. Health Communications interns:
Plan, develop, and promote cancer education programs and materials (including Web-based) for the public, cancer patients, or health professionals
Successful Science Writing applicants have a science background with the ability to translate complex scientific concepts into material suitable for a lay audience. Science Writing interns:
Write fact sheets and press releases
|Additional information about this program including an online application can be found by visiting http://hcip.nci.nih.gov/. If you would like hard copies of a program brochure to distribute or display, please reply to this e-mail with your mailing address and the number of copies you would like sent.|
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