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Spring 2017: Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce - Various Internships

Jan 20, 2017

Posted in: Advertising internships, Internships & scholarships, Journalism internships, Public Relations internships

Virginia Asian chamber of commerce (a C6 non profit)

 virginia asian foundation (A C3 Non Profit)

academic year 2016 -  2017 - 2018

internship opportunity announcement

to: Virginia commonwealth university

The statewide Virginia Asian Chamber of Commerce Downtown Richmond location office seeks qualified students interested in obtaining a unique multi-cultural business- community development, and economic development internship experience with the statewide Asian Chamber – for students majored in Business- Management- Marketing- Political sciences- Journalism- Communications- Graphic Design/Advertizing related majors.

Our internship programs expose students to different facets of the communications- business and public affairs arena through experiential learning that includes working on client projects, organizing business and economic and community development events, and research opportunities such as:

  1. 1.     domestic and global business affairs
  2. 2.      community development
  3. 3.     events management 
  4. 4.     news writing     
  5. 5.     graphic design-illustration                                                                                                             

worksite location:   downtown richmond area at the lobby of downtown richmond suntrust bank headquarters- 919 east main st, richmond,  on  vcu bus line.

internship schedule : is flexible allowing interns to complete projects on site or off site .  mentoring will be part of the internship.

# of positions:  3  - 5 positions- schedule: between 10 and 5 pm - monday to friday in downtown richmond on vcu bus line .  6-10 hrs weekly – non paid internship.

academic credit:  academic credit can be arranged. this intense internship as earned undergraduate and graduate students for academic credits at the 3.00 or 4.00 credit level classes, or direct study.

intern task description:    tasks will be customized for each student based on students major and interest-  majority of tasks are professional level- some easy website maintenance (ex: wordpress ) -  community relations-  econiomic development research and assistance- event management- writing- with  supervisor ‘s guidance and coaching.  graphic design experience an interest a plus.


sophomore level and up - graduate and undergraduate s.  must have lap tops.


learning benefits

as we have physical offices statewide from northern -  southwest virginia to the hampton roads area,  we offer vcu students in apprentice in richmond work location a true exposure to  community,  entrepreneurs, and government affairs at local-regional-state-national-international levels.

work with embassies, governor’s office, virginia legislature, international diplomacy agencies and projects.




ms. my lan tran, executive director - email:

mobile : (804) 502-8081.


please send a resume.