January/February Events & Opportunities
No Longer Music - Summer Internships in Europe - Jan 19
Intern on the road in Europe this summer with a professional touring band that uses the stage to communicate the Gospel to young people across Europe. Students use their skills in performance, videography, technical support or tour management. A part of Steiger International Ministries. Internship details.
Information Session - Thursday, January 19 @7:00 pm in BMR/Phelps
His Mansion - Residency & Internship Programs - Jan 19
His Mansion is a Christ–centered healing community for young adults dealing with addictions. Located in New Hampshire, they offer a post-grad residency program and internships. Meet Director Michael Tso and hear about their discipleship program for the wounded and broken. This is a Spring Breakaway site. Learn more.
Info Session: Thursday, January 19 @4:30pm in SSB 208 (above the bookstore)
Young Life Africa - Internship Interviews- Jan 19/20
Calling all Young Lifers! Young Life was made for Africa. Spend your summer in Africa spreading the message of grace, hope and salvation in Jesus Christ to youth. Meet Mike Knowles, Director of Operations, Africa and the Middle East. Hear from a Wheaton student that was Young Life's first intern in Africa.
Info Session: Thursday, January 19 @7:00 PM in SSB 208 (above the bookstore)
Submit your resume by Thursday, January @12:00 PM
Jill's House Fellowship & Internship Programs - Deadline Feb 1
For all majors. Do you feel a particular call to work with children with special needs? Looking for a "gap year" experience prior to grad or medical school? Jill's House provides respite for children with intellectual disabilities and their families in the Greater Washington, DC area. The Jill’s House Fellowship lasts one year and is a paid, full-time position with housing provided. Internships are also available year-round.
For fellowship and internship application information.
Watch for future events & opportunities
- Ascent Leadership Program - February 8
- Department of State & Peace Corps campus visit - February 9
- Parkside Church Residency Program - February 14
- Mystic Valley Charter Schools - February 15
- Epsilon Internship Interviews - February 23
- Great Hearts Academies - TBA
Hands Offering Hope exists to offer hope, love and care to children and youth in oppressive and challenging circumstances around the world so that they can thrive. The Hands Offering Hope Institute, based in Chiquila, Quintana Roo, Mexico, is a youth leadership development program focusing on empowering the youth of Mexico. They are offering three internships this summer in Mexico: ESL Teacher, Missions Team Leader and Event Coordinator. For details see posting on ThunderCareers.
IJM Internships- Summer 2017 Applications Open
Rescue Thousands. Protect Millions. Prove that justice for the poor is possible. International Justice Mission summer internship applications now open for: Washington, DC Office Internship, Field Office Internship, Summer Legal Internship. For more details.
Through research, education, and discussion, the Charles Koch Institute aims to advance an understanding of how to help people improve their lives. Through the educational program, interns will be placed in an internship with a partner organization. Roles are available in a variety of fields, including policy & research, marketing/PR, development, graphic design, video production. For more details.
Internships for all majors and interests are posted on ThunderCareers .
Spring semester and summer. Internships for everyone.
- Performance Trust, Chicago: Investment Banking Intern
- NAMI, Carol Stream: Community Outreach/Marketing Intern
- Bellande & Sargie, Wheaton: Legal Intern
- Humanitarian Service Project: Accounting, Grant Writing, Marketing and more
- Bellande & Sargis, Wheaton: Legal Intern
- FEMA, Washington, DC: HR, IT, Legal and more
- Department of Justice, Washington, DC: various
- Serve Seattle Ministries: various
Post Grad Oportunities For May 2017 Graduates
The Fellows Initiative is a 9 to 12 month spiritual and vocational leadership program. It consists of more than 20 church-based Fellows programs aimed to equip the rising generation of Christian leaders to live their faith seamlessly in all areas, recognizing that all of life is ministry, resulting in personal and cultural transformation.
- A paid, part-time professional job in your field of interest
- Theological coursework, Biblical study
For more information on The Fellows Initiative: https://thefellowsinitiative.org
Rescue Thousands. Protect Millions. Prove that justice for the poor is possible. International Justice Mission post-grad fellowship applications now open for their field office program. International Fellows gain practical experience by working at an IJM Field Office that advocates for clients in cases of sex trafficking, slavery, unprosecuted rape, illegal detention, police brutality, illegal land seizure and citizenship rights. To apply.