CIIP Intern Application

Application Status

The application deadline for 2018 CIIP applications is Friday, December 22, 2017.

Thank you for your interest in the Community Impact Internships Program! Before you begin the application, be aware of the following:

  1. There are multiple short answer and essay questions (see below) that require thought, preparation, and planning. Unfortunately, once you begin your application, you do not have the ability to “save” it. We strongly encourage you to write your short answer and essay questions in advance so you an easily “cut and paste” them into the application below.
  2. You are required to submit a resume. We encourage CIIP applicants to polish their draft resumes with a member of the Career Center team before applying to the program. Students can schedule a drop in appointment before December 9th to gain insight that will help finalize your professional resumes. Learn more about the Career Center’s comprehensive professional development program.
  3. Interns are grouped together based on ten different placement areas. In the application, you will prioritize your placement area of choice. We will do our best to pair you with your priority placement areas but cannot guarantee placements.

Placement Areas

1. Community Arts Programs 6. Homelessness/Poverty
2. Criminal Justice/Law 7. Immigration/Refugee Services Building
3. Education/Youth Programming and Advocacy 8. Neighborhood Improvement/Community Organizing
4. Environment and Sustainability/Food Access 9. Nonprofit/Government Management and Capacity Building
5. Healthcare/Health Policy 10. Women/ Family Wellness

Have questions? Learn more about becoming a CIIP intern or contact Eli Lopatin, Assistant Director and CIIP Coordinator at the Center for Social Concern.

Community Impact Internships Program Intern Application

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Your Interests

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Part I. Short Responses (answer each of the following questions in 200 words or less)

Part II. Essay Questions (Please respond to each question in 500 words or less)

Part III. Additional Materials

Optional: please list a JHU staff or faculty member that can be used as a reference for this position.

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Community Impact Internships Program Conditions of Participation

Participants must agree to the Conditions of Participation as outlined below.

Community Impact Internships Program Conditions of Participation

Students participating in the Community Impact Internships Program organized by the Johns Hopkins University Center for Social Concern are expected to adhere to all Johns Hopkins University Policies and Procedures as stipulated in the Undergraduate Student Handbook and the terms set forth in this Conditions of Participation.

I acknowledge and agree to adhere to the following Johns Hopkins Center for Social Concern Community Impact Internships Program Conditions of Participation:

  • I understand that I am responsible for my own actions, activities, and behavior while participating in a Johns Hopkins Center for Social Concern Program.
  • I understand that participants who are alleged to have violated the Undergraduate Student Conduct Code will be reported to the Director of the Center for Social Concern. If a violation is determined to have occurred, the Director of the Center for Social Concern will take appropriate disciplinary action, which may include immediate dismissal from the program.
  • I understand that I am obligated to comply with local, state, and federal laws. In particular, I understand that the program is a drug and alcohol free program, even if I am of age and it is acceptable by law. Other conduct that is considered unacceptable to Johns Hopkins University includes, but is not limited to, loud and/or abusive behavior; sexual harassment; and criminal conduct of any kind, including the purchase, sale, possession or use of drugs other than prescribed medication for legal medicinal purposes. I agree that failure to comply with these expectations may lead to my immediate dismissal from the program.
  • I agree to participate with respect and consideration for my new community, fellow program participants, and peer mentors. I will represent myself, my university, and this program with great care and integrity.
  • I understand that if I am dismissed from the program for cause I will receive no compensation. I also acknowledge that I am responsible for any costs incurred by early dismissal.
  • I understand that the JHU Community Impact Internships Program takes place from June 4th (for CIIP Orientation) through August 4th, 2018.
  • I will be able to work 35 hours/week for the internship period and will not work an additional paid position of more than 10 hours a week.
  • I understand that committing to this program will be my main priority for this summer and I may not be able to fit preferred classes into my summer schedule.
    I understand that I need to request permission from the CIIP Coordinator to enroll in classes during the internship period.

  • I will attend weekly evening reflection sessions and a closing session on August 4th.