STAND Festival Internship

Employer STAND
Job Type Communications Internships
Location Dublin and the East
Specific Location STAND's Dublin Office / Hybrid
Closing Date 12 August 2022
Application Form/Job Description STAND-Festival-Intern-JD-1.pdf 103.25 kB



The STAND Student Festival is run by students, for students, to raise awareness about the burning issues shaping the world around us. Previously known as the 8x8 Festival, the STAND Student Festival has been bringing award-winning photography,  film and events focused on global justice to campuses across Ireland every autumn since 2013. Since then, the festival has expanded to fourteen campuses across Ireland. In 2021, over 18,000 students across engaged with the exhibition, attended an event or joined the festival campaign.  The central feature of the festival is a touring exhibition which is installed on each campus for a period of one week each Autumn.  An info table will be set up nearby the exhibition to share opportunities to take action for global justice, which will be supervised by the STAND Ambassador and student volunteers. The festival will travel to 16 campuses in 2022.



As the STAND Festival Intern, you will support the STAND Activities Coordinator to successfully bring the STAND festival exhibition and events to 16 campuses across Ireland. Learn more about the role at



  • Preference will be given to applicants with past experience with STAND, through participating in STAND programmes or STAND events
  • Successful applicants will be based in or near Dublin and available to travel to the Suas Dublin Office when required 
  • This is a voluntary internship supported by a weekly stipend of €50. All additional travel expenses will be covered. For the right candidate, we can accommodate flexible working hours.  



The application deadline is August 12th. Please complete application form here  where you can upload your CV and cover letter. Interviews will be held the week of August 15th. 

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