High School Summer Internships

About the High School Internship Program

Internships are available for high school students
  • Summer Half-Day Internship: 9 AM - 12:45 PM
  • Summer Full-Day Internship: 8:30 AM - 5 PM
  • School-year Internship: Varies

High School interns serve as role models and provide workshop, editorial, and moral support to our 6 to 9 year-old writers. High school interns assist a full-time instructors with our workshops providing typing and story-development support.

    High School Interns Must:
  • Be at least 15 years old at the start of their internship
  • Have taken at least one Writopia summer or trimester-long workshop
  • Commit to at least 2 week-long summer workshops or a semester-long weekly workshop

How to Apply

    Summer Applications Due: April 15th, 2018 School-year Applications: Accepted on a rolling basis Email the following items to the branch manager in your area:
  • Your name and birthday
  • A list of the weeks you are available to work. Applications that do not include at least two weeks of availability will not be considered.
  • Whether you are interested in a half-day or full-day internship
  • 250 - 300 words explaining why you love the idea of helping young kids write short stories.
  • A list of all Writopia workshop(s) that you have attended. Include the approximate dates and type of each workshop
  • A brief description of related experience (not required).

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