Project Code: STATE-USA-BIG-164

Support Blacks in Government and U.S. Diplomacy

Project Title Support Blacks in Government and U.S. Diplomacy
Project Summary Show off your social media and website design skills by supporting the Carl T. Rowan Chapter of Blacks in Government (BIG) as we seek to increase our visibility, enhance our outreach and broaden our scope outside the Department of State. Help us broaden our reach and advocacy via social media.
Country United States
Agency Department of State
DoS Office BIG
Post N/A
Section N/A
Number of Interns 2
Project Description

Help us attract more members, increase our social media reach, enhance the visibility of current programming through dynamic, more visually appealing and powerful imagery. Help us with Website design, communications and outreach materials and membership interface and interactions. Visit our current Website ( for more details on who we are and what we do.

Website Design & Social Media Intern
Update the BICTR site on a regular basis with articles, photos and videos.
Write short posts to highlight the activity of the chapter. Connect our social media sites with other social media influencers to optimize exposure.
Recommend social media site updates to improve interface and functionality.
Advise the chapter on new trends in social media and recommend ways to best leverage those based on our mission and goals
Attend monthly meetings and special meetings remotely.

Required Skills or Interests
Cultural diplomacy
Design thinking
Editing and proofreading
Social media management
Website design
Additional Information

Blacks in Government Carl T. Rowan Chapter (BIGCTR) functions as a nonprofit, employee support, advocacy and resource Employee Affinity Group (EAG) at the Department of State in Washington, DC. The organization is open to all employees and contractor staff working at the Department. Our goal is to promote the well-being of all government employees on issues of Equity, Excellence, and Opportunity in the workplace through Advocacy, Education and Training.