Summer Internship for Jewish College Students

For 35+ years, the Kohn Summer Intern Program has molded the next generation of Jewish leaders through a paid internship with local Jewish nonprofits

The 8-week program provides undergraduate college students the opportunity to:

  • work for a Jewish nonprofit organization
  • build professional skills, such as time management, organization, business writing, workplace communication, project management, and meeting facilitation
  • practice informational and mock interviewing
  • be mentored by Jewish community leaders
  • develop relationships with other driven Kohn interns
  • participate in weekly seminars, which cover issues facing the Jewish community and social justice
  • create an effective resume and gain confidence in networking
  • work with collaborative communication tools: Slack, Outlook, Google Docs, Sharepoint, and others
  • join the Kohn Alumni professional network

JVS will place you at amazing organizations, such as:


2022 Key Dates

Intern Application Deadlines
Priority Deadline: TBD
Final Deadline: TBD
Applications will be reviewed on a first-come-first-served basis. You may submit your application up until our final deadline, but please note there may be limited internships available after reviewing priority deadline applications.
Kohn Program Dates:

Are you a Jewish nonprofit?

Our internship hosts receive professional development and talented workers matched to your needs. For more info, please see our Frequently Asked Questions for Hosting Organizations.

Have Questions?

Contact us at kohn@jvs.org.

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