Join FIRE's Team

FIRE is a mission-driven organization of hardworking, dedicated team members committed to defending and sustaining the individual rights of all Americans to free speech and free thought. FIRE kindles a collaborative, inclusive, fast-paced workplace culture that has helped us achieve our goals for more than 20 years. Plus, we have phenomenal perks!

FIRE's 2022 summer interns at Independence Mall in Philadelphia.

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Internship and Fellowship Programs

Elizabeth Stanley internship
FIRE’s Internship Program gave me the opportunity not only to learn more about the First Amendment and its role on college and university campuses but it also allowed me to grow professionally, preparing me for future work experiences.

An Eye-Opening Experience

Summer Internship

In 2019,  Kenyon College student Elizabeth Stanley joined FIRE as a summer intern, and after graduating in 2021 she joined FIRE as a program associate.

I would definitely recommend this internship to any student who is passionate about First Amendment rights on campuses and is looking for a summer experience which will encourage and challenge them to grow as an individual and as a productive member of a professional staff," said Elizabeth. "Thank you, FIRE, for a summer I will never forget.”

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Public Advocacy
Engagement & Mobilization
Strategic Partnerships

Perks at FIRE