About FOSI

Current Openings

Fall Internship 2015

The Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) is seeking a Fall Intern. We would prefer someone who could work 2-3 days per week in the FOSI Washington, DC office, but are flexible on dates and hours. We are happy to work with any college/university to grant internship credit upon request. 

FOSI works with parents, policymakers, and industry leaders (Board Members) to make the Internet safer for kids. Interns would research budding trends in the Internet industry and technology policy, write blog posts for our Good Digital Parenting initiative, attend and report on special events on the Hill and around the D.C. area, and help with our Annual Conference.

This position is unpaid, but we will provide a travel and lunch subsidy. 

Past Interns Have:

  • Blogged for the Good Digital Parenting section of the web site.
  • Researched developments in online safety and privacy including sexting, cyber-bullying, student data privacy and digital citizenship.
  • Helped create 'How To' online safety tutorials for parents for our YouTube channel. 

Tasks may include, but are not limited to:

  • Researching global developments
  • Assisting with special projects
  • Blogging and social media help
  • Working on events held by the organization, such as our Annual Conference hosted in November

How To Apply

To apply for a FOSI Internship, please submit a cover letter, resume and short writing sample to fosi@fosi.org with the subject line "Fall Internship."