broadstreet-covid

The COVID-19 Data Project

Applications are Now Open

for Emergency Data Relief Interns

and Design Interns

Emergency Data Relief Internship

BroadStreet is proud to host The COVID-19 Data Project, a team of over 300 volunteers from around the United States and the globe.

The Primary Data Goal is to create and maintain a research-ready dataset around COVID-19 cases and deaths for every county in the nation.

We are looking for volunteers who are interested in data for the public good. A love of data is required. Honestly, if you don’t like spreadsheets, this probably is not the internship for you.

Logistics:

  1. This is an 10-week, unpaid internship created in response to COVID-19.
  2. Estimated time commitment is 10-hours per week.
  3. Course Credit may be available. This internship has been used by students for course credit. Please check program requirements at your college or university.

Learning Objectives :

  1. Gain knowledge about public health infectious disease surveillance systems in the United States
  2. Experience a remote work environment and develop communication skills unique to the future job market
  3. Participate in the building of new projects, teams and systems. We offer additional, optional opportunities offered in the field of data visualization, leadership, research.

Design Internship

Build your design portfolio while helping to support one of the largest groups in the United States who are collecting COVID data for public good.

The Primary Design Goal is to support the design needs of the Emergency Data Relief Internship team.

We are looking for volunteers who are interested in design for the public good. A love of Adobe Photoshop, UX/UI, and data display is helpful.

Logistics:

  1. This is an 10-week, unpaid internship created in response to COVID-19.
  2. Estimated time commitment is 10-hours per week.
  3. Course Credit may be available. This internship has been used by students for course credit. Please check program requirements at your college or university.

Learning Objectives :

  1. Experience a remote work environment and develop communication skills unique to the future job market
  2. Build a social media campaign that is aligned with the public mission of The COVID-19 Data Project
  3. Implement brand standards for documents that accompany the public data release
  4. Gain knowledge and first-hand experience with design-first development as we expand the covid19dataproject.org website