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  • Eight interns named as participants of the first FutureShaper Women’s Internship Program

USA Cricket is pleased to announce the first cohort of the FutureShaper Women’s Internship Program. Participants were onboarded on October 7, 2023, ahead of an exciting quarter of projects aimed at helping to promote women’s cricket.

The Digital Editorial and Graphic Design Interns will assist USA Cricket in developing engaging content about women and girls in cricket using digital storytelling tools, including text, photography, graphic illustrations, and/or social media. The Marketing and Event interns will assist USA Cricket in creating event concepts that support the development and promotion of women and girls’ cricket.

As a part of the internship program, interns will also have the opportunity to meet virtually with other female professionals in the world of cricket to expand their learning and enrich their internship experience.

The first cohort of USA Cricket FutureShaper Interns:

Digital Editorial
Aafia Khazi
Manal Dossani
Simran Bhogle
Yashaaditi Teki

Graphic Design
Chetnaa Prasad
Jivana Aras

Marketing and Events
Ruhi Bharot
Suhani Thadani

USA Cricket Board Member and Women & Girls’ Committee Chair, Nadia Gruny said, “We have received impressive applications for this internship program and are pleased to see so many young women interested in being a part of the growth of USA Cricket. The platform created by this internship program seeks to create a future where our US Cricket community has a more equitable gender balance in positions of leadership and across all aspects of the game. Our congratulations to the selected interns and appreciation for all candidates who spent valuable time to submit very thoughtful and competitive applications.”

USA Cricket is also pleased to announce OM Group, Inc. as the official partner of the FutureShaper Women’s Internship Program.

Applicants not selected for the first cohort would be considered automatically for the second cohort of interns starting in January 2024.


USA Cricket is the National Federation for cricket in the United States as recognized by the International Cricket Council. USA Cricket’s mission is to govern, regulate, develop and promote all forms of cricket at all levels in the United States, and to enable U.S. cricketers to achieve sustained competitive excellence and successfully compete in national and international competition. Through a diverse Board of Directors that has representation from most cricket