Leadership and Service Internship

Sponsored By The:

Community Service Learning Center
Laker Leadership Programs

As an intern, you have the opportunity to use your experiences and training to encourage other students to develop skills and understand the fundamentals of leadership development, civic engagement and the values of GVSU through the Community Service Learning Center & Laker Leadership Programs. You will be involved in coordinating various activities offered by the Office of Student Life including:

  • First Year Leadership Experience

  • Intermediate Leaders Institute

  • Community Leaders Seminar

  • Strengths Based Leadership

  • Leadership Summit

  • Make A Difference Day

  • Community Outreach Week

  • Overnight Service Trip

  • First Year Service Experience

  • And Much More...

Successful candidates will demonstrate highly-developed leadership and interpersonal skills and possess strong writing, planning, presentation and critical thinking skills.

Completed Application (Orgsync link provided below)
2 Completed Reference Forms (provided below)

Mandatory Dates and Time Expectations:

  • Internship Orientation (One Day in Late April)
  • Leadership & Service Internship Training (Middle of August)
  • Weekly Team Meetings: Determined based on the schedule of the interns
  • Monthly Team Development Meetings: Determined based on the schedule of the interns
  • Assigned events & time on your own to accomplish assignments as needed

Application Process:
Consider joining our team! There is opportunity to earn academic credit as an intern!

To Apply, all applicants must:
Complete the online application on Orgsync as well as submit a resume along with 2 completed Internship Reference Forms to the Office of Student Life (1110 Kirkhof Center) no later than 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 2nd.  Interviews will be taking place as soon as full application has been received.

Internship Application

Internship Reference Form

Internship Information Sheet

Contact service@gvsu.edu or 616-331-2468 for more information about this opportunity.

Page last modified February 26, 2014