What is the Summer Internship Program?
The application process for the 2020 Summer Internship Program is open.
Accepted candidates will receive notification by Thursday, April 30th, 2020.
Covenant House invites the best and the brightest to come, not merely to observe, but to
join us as active and trusted members of our team in the battle against youth
homelessness. Designed for high-achieving juniors, seniors, and graduate students,
Covenant House International’s Summer Internship Program offers accepted applicants the
opportunity to experience first-hand the workings of the largest privately-funded agency
serving youth facing homelessness in the Americas. Covenant House chooses a select
group of students each summer to participate in a 10-12 week immersion working with
project teams and strategic initiatives that are central to the organization’s success.
We provide interns with as much educational and experiential value as we can in exchange
for their hard work and dedication to their summer’s projects. Interns gain great experience
not just in general non-profit management, but in research, business writing, project
management, finance, human resources, development/ fundraising, marketing, issues of
youth homelessness, advocacy, and the use of technology in carrying out a non-profit