Leadership and Service Internship

As an intern, you have the opportunity to work alongside staff and fellow interns to plan, promote, and facilitate on-campus events and engage your peers in service-learning and leadership activities. This internship will allow you to develop your skills as a leader, as well as use your experiences to encourage civic engagement and promote the values of GVSU. The expected time commitment is 10 hours per week, and a stipend is paid at the end of each semester. Leadership and Service events that you will take part in include:

  • First Year Leadership Experience

  • Intermediate Leaders Institute

  • Community Leaders Seminar

  • Strengths Based Leadership

  • Leadership Summit

  • Make A Difference Day

  • Community Outreach Week

  • Overnight Service Trips

  • 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)
Interview with staff in the Office of Student Life
Mandatory Dates and Time Expectations:
  • Internship Orientation (One Day in Late April)
  • Leadership & Service Internship Training (August 19-21, 2015)
  • Weekly Team Meetings: Determined based on the schedule of the interns
  • Weekly Office Hours: Determined based on 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 no later than 12:00 p.m. on Friday, April 3rd,  2015. Interviews will take place April 6-8th.

To apply for the 2015-2016 Leadership and Service Internship CLICK HERE.

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

Page last modified March 19, 2015