Join Our Team: Learning and Evaluation Intern


Pencils of Promise is seeking a detail-oriented and self-motivated Learning & Evaluation (L&E) Intern for Winter 2019. The intern will support the Learning & Evaluation team with research, data analysis and data visualizations.

This is a paid full-time internship from January 7th – May 31st. Alternatively, credit is available to those eligible.

Please be prepared to bring a computer daily. 


  • Work closely with Impact Manager for Research & Development to deliver research on international education topics based on team requests

  • Assist with creating and maintaining visualizations of Impact data

  • Assist the department with data management and analysis using Salesforce and other tools

  • Support the L&E team in other related tasks as needed


  • Undergraduate student or recent graduate

  • Experience with interpreting academic research and communicating key takeaways

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Effective Excel experience

  • Interest in research, data analysis, reporting and visualizations

  • Experience in Salesforce or other relational databases a plus

  • Experience in Stata or other statistical software a plus

  • Knowledge of Spanish a plus

  • Strong communication and consistent adherence deadlines

  • Strong commitment to PoP's mission & interest in international development and education 

Learning opportunities

At this internship, you will learn to:

Ask effective questions — how to translate programmatic and business needs into research that will actually drive decision-making 

Clean and manipulate data into useful formats for analysis (and learning more about analysis if desired)

Communicate analysis findings in a clear, concise manner tailored to various audiences

Manage tasks in a fast-paced, tech-focused environment

About the Office

We are a passionate, driven, and fun group of individuals. We have a unique, energetic office culture that is sometimes casual and light, but, at all times, the PoP team is very much focused and committed to working hard in the name of our cause. You will find nothing besides positive attitudes, determination, and smiles at the PoP office.


  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
  • Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.