Summer Internship for Jewish College Students

For 30+ 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 (June 17 – August 9, 2019) 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 and more
  • 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

JVS will place you at amazing organizations, such as:

2019 Key Dates:
Tuesday, April 30 — Last day to submit applications
Monday, June 17 — Intern Retreat & Orientation
Tuesday, June 18 — First Day of Internship
Thursday, August 8 — Last Day of Internship
Friday, August 9 — Culmination Luncheon & Final Seminar

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 our Jewish Community Outreach Coordinator, Jessie Austin at

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