• Grit Digital Health Internship /


    Grit Digital Health is a human-centric business comprised of specialists in entrepreneurship, behavioral health, wellness, technology and marketing communications. In the world of mental health, transcending barriers like stigma and access allow people to get the support they need, when they need it. Technology has the power to establish a new set of norms on the fundamental ways people connect to information and to each other. It’s the type of convergence that empowers individuals to make their lives and the lives of those around them healthier and grittier.

    In 2015, Grit developed the YOU at College student well-being portal with the mission of using technology to leverage students’ ability to succeed in the areas of academic and career success, physical/mental health and finding meaningful connections and purpose on campus. The Grit team works closely with college officials to create collaborative partnerships to establish and maximize the power of the YOU portal on their campuses. The internship will provide a diverse array of experiences that allow interns to gain great insight into many angles of work. The position is an ideal fit for students interested in psychology, health promotion, journalism, marketing and entrepreneurship.

  • Primary Responsibilities

    • Assist in the creation of content to promote mental and physical wellness for college populations. Duties will include: road-mapping areas of new content, drafting/copywriting content and identifying visual elements to be included in the portal
    • Assist with the maintenance of the Content Management System (CMS) for the purposes of tagging, content updates and content additions for both universal and campus-specific systems
    • Carry out quality assurance checks of the YOU portal before it is launched at a new college
    • Assist in the creation and review of evaluation methods and draw conclusions on how the portal and user experience could be improved
    • Assist with the onboarding of new institutions
    • Expand and execute the Grit team’s social media strategy and content
    • Attend weekly status meetings with executive leadership
    • Engage in tasks to identify and map improvements and functionality updates to the YOU portal
    • Provide insight into user experience and review existing content on the portal from a student user perspective
    • Contribute to the efficiency and effectiveness of existing marketing, sales and organizational processes

  • Qualifications

    • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
    • Ability to think critically, create efficient processes and voice new ideas
    • Ability to work independently and as a member of a team
    • Organization and patience with detailed tasks
    • Ability to manage time and prioritize when working in a fast-paced environment
    • Flexibility to engage in and contribute to various types of tasks
    • Basic understanding of Google Drive (Google Spreadsheets and Google Docs)

  • Details

    Grit Digital Health offers unpaid internships at this time. All internships are part-time and require 15-20 hours per week. Candidates must be willing to work in the Denver-based office the majority of this time.
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