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By Kim Swidler

The House of Versace has joined with charitybuzz.com to auction off an internship at its New York City offices during the summer or fall semester of 2012 (http://www.charitybuzz.com/categories/55/catalog_items/2919122).

The internship provides no compensation, and neither travel costs nor accommodations are included. However, the fashion house says that the winner can earn college credit and values this experience at $10,000.00.

What will the recipient of this prize be doing? Charitybuzz.com states that "the winner will help organize and execute any NYC-based events (usually one per season) all while gaining internship experience in the high-energy and exciting world of fashion at one of the world's most dynamic and creative fashion houses."

The auction ends on January 19, 2012 at 3:40m EST and, as of this writing, the bid is presently at $3,250.00 plus "shipping/handling costs" and sales tax for New York and California residents.

Proceeds of the auction are to benefit Oceana (http://na.oceana.org).

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