Life in the world beyond the campus provides students with invaluable experiences that complement their programs of study. The experiential learning requirement may be fulfilled through an internship experience (minimum of 3 course credits and 120 hours of internship experience; detail below). All Wilkes Honors College students –including international and transfer students – are required to participate in an experiential learning program. All internships must be approved prior to registering for an internship course.
Please take the time to review the HC internship guidelines before applying to an internship by clicking the button below. You may not receive credit for internships started without completing and submitting the proper paperwork.
View below for current internship opportunities:
Date posted: October 6, 2017
Intern opportunity available with Court Administration located at the West Palm Beach Courthouse (205 North Dixie Highway, West Palm Beach, FL 33401). For more information please contact Amy Borman, General Counsel, 205 North Dixie Highway, 5th Floor, West Palm Beach, Florida 33401 (561) 355-1927 or ABorman@pbcgov.org
Should you need additional information, please email Amy Borman.
Amy S. Borman
15th Judicial Circuit
205 North Dixie Highway - 5th Floor
West Palm Beach, Florida 33401
(561) 355-1927 (direct line)
Date Posted: October 5, 2017
Social Media Intern (part time, unpaid)
MyClinic is a not-for- profit free clinic that provides quality medical, dental, behavioral healthcare and outreach specialty care to uninsured residents of northern Palm Beach County that have limited financial resources. MyClinic is looking for a Social Media Intern to join our growing team. The ideal applicant will possess strong knowledge of the digital media landscape, including various social media sites. The intern will be responsible for contributing to the development of MyClinic’s online community. Under the supervision of the Business Manager, the intern will maintain MyClinic’s presence on various social media platforms and help create and publish content that is relevant to our customer base. The intern will regularly analyze and report on the activity on social media networks. The intern will learn how to reach communities, promote programs, events and local businesses through the internet and gain experience in social media platforms and tools used to assess their performance.
This is a part-time unpaid internship. A computer station is available to use for completing internship projects and tasks.
Candidates should maintain a positive attitude under pressure, exhibit a strong work ethic, and enjoy working with a wide range of personalities. This internship will benefit someone who is interested in marketing, community relations, business and communications.
Please send your resume and cover letter to Carlos Poveda at firstname.lastname@example.org
Date Posted: August 15, 2017
The Women’s Foundation of Florida empowers women and girls and invests in their leadership. Our programs build skills and leverage the community’s collective power to change the way the world works. The Women’s Foundation is seeking two interns to help us build women and girls leadership in Palm Beach County.
Interns will learn about the women’s philanthropy and social change movement and help plan and market local programs. From supporting our monthly professional development events to collaborating with leaders in the STEM field and organizing programs to train women how to run for elected office and so much more… interns will gain invaluable event planning, community organizing, graphic design, marketing and leadership skills.
Interns must commit to approximately 10-15 hours per week during the semester and will work with Women’s Foundation team members in the West Palm Beach Office on Monday and Wednesday each week. They will be assigned unique projects, receive training and countless opportunities to meet leaders across the county as they participate in our programs. A work plan will be designed for each intern that meets his
or her interest and skills set.
Public Relations & Marketing Internship
Community Outreach and Programs Internship
Undergraduate and graduate students interested in program planning, communications/marketing and social media along with a passion for women’s issues and a desire to learn more about this field are encouraged to apply. Internships are unpaid but will include a travel stipend. We can also work with your university on internship course credit if applicable.
To apply please email resume and cover letter expressing your interest in the internship to email@example.com. Please indicate the name of the internship position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.
Date Posted: August 1, 2017
"What the job would entail is that at arraignment in courtroom# 1 we will assist the prosecutor (Pam Ford) with the filling out of whatever form is handed out to us to complete by writing down the defendant’s name, case number and date.
The following forms could be :
1) NO FILE FORM
2) PLEA SHEET
3) ENGLISH RIGHT SHEET OR SPANISH RIGHT SHEET
4) REGULAR NOLLE PROSSE FORM
5) DIVERSION CONTRACT COMPLETION/NOLLE PROSSE FORM
6) REGULAR PRE-TRIAL INTERVENTION/DIVERSION CONTRACT
7) DUI PRE-TRIAL DIVERSION CONTRACT
8) DUS PTI STIPULATION CONTRACT OR
9) DUS NOLLE PROSSE FORM
10) DUS PASS & PLEA FORM
For more questions, contact Damaris Torres.
North Co. Office Of The State Attorney
Date Posted: July 26, 2017
Call for applications- Research scholarships in the fields of:
1- Drug discovery using models for neurodegenerative diseases in Zebrafish and worms (c. elegans)
2- A high-throughput screening (HTS) system of zebrafish for the evaluation of potential ALS therapeutics
Research team led by: Niva Russek-Blum, PhD. and Rivki Ofir, PhD.
Jewish National Fund in collaboration with the Carl Asch Fund and the Central Arava Regional Council is pleased to invite academia students to apply for the Carl Asch Scholarship Program. The scholarship will include a 6 months research program in Central Arava at the Arava R&D Center focusing on models for neurodegenerative diseases.
The scholarship includes:
A 6 months joint research with a senior Arava R&D researcher.
Both scholarships will conclude in a joint research project towards a professional publication of the research.
Candidates must have a relevant academic background:
BA/BSc, MA/MSc, PhD in the fields of: Biology, Chemistry, Biotechnology or Medical Science.
Applications can be submitted in English or Hebrew and must include:
Current CV including former publications and articles (if available)
Grade records and report cards
Contacts of referees for recommendations
Applications should be submitted in .DOC /.PDF file format via e-mail and printed copy to:
Dr. Niva Russek-Blum
Date Posted: March 1, 2017
Easter Seals, Florida, Child Development Center in West Palm Beach specializes in providing high quality care for children from birth to 5 years of age who have a diagnosed disability. We are seeking undergraduate students to gain valuable hands-on experience in a variety of early childhood enrichment related unpaid internships as well as marketing. Our center hours are 7:30 – 5:30 M-F; we can be flexible on days/times within that timeframe as well as the number of hours that are required for students to receive credit if required. Also dependent upon the type of internship that they are interested in pursuing with us (ex. enrichment program or marketing) number of hours could vary from 2-10/week.Examples of hands-on early childhood enrichment include but are not limited to:
For more information please contact Stephanie Wallace, Assistant VP of Programs.
Date Posted: February 22, 2017
The Summer Food Service Program provides meals to areas all around Palm Beach County from Jupiter to Boca and all the way out to the Glades, including but not limited to churches, daycares, recreation centers and more. Sites are required to be within 5 miles of a school that is at least 50% free or reduced lunch. The Summer Food Program affords us the ability to nourish Palm Beach County children and to employ college students during the summer to gain knowledge and experience through professional employment. Dates of employment are tentatively May 15th, 2017 to August 18th, 2017, with later start and earlier end dates permitted, as appropriate. The students are required to monitor different Summer Food sites which will include completing site visits, reviews and weekly paperwork. Students will be required to have a valid driver's license, a safe driving record and a mode of transportation. The pay is $10 an hour and it is a Monday through Friday 8am-5pm (1 hour lunch), 40 hours per week job. We are looking for students to join our team and help us continue to help students grow into professionals. For more information, click here. For other questions, contact Gus Wessel.
Date Posted: February 22, 2017
Our company, Heart Care Imaging is rapidly growing. We provide diagnostic imaging services to university based-hospitals as well as hospitals in the rural area of the U.S. We have had success with interns helping us during the summer months but we are looking for someone now. We are looking for business admin/marketing students in their 1st or 2nd year to work between 15-20 paid hours. To apply, you'll need a cover letter and resume with an expected interview to be considered for the position. For more information and where you should send your application, please see below:
Heart Care Imaging, Inc.
760 North U.S. Hwy 1
Tequesta, FL 33469
Date Posted: February 2, 2017
Hispanic Access is thrilled to announce the continuation of our National Park Service - Latino Heritage Internship Program (LHIP) for the summer of 2017.
We would like to ask for your help to recruit talented students who would like to work in one of our 18 paid internship positions in NPS' parks and historic sites across the United States - including two positions in Everglades National Park:
Historic American Buildings Survey - Washington, DC: https://hispanicaccess.org/historic-american-building-survey-washington-dc
Southeast Regional Office - Atlanta, GA: https://hispanicaccess.org/southeast-regional-office-atlanta-ga
Southeast Regional Office (Direct hiring authority) - Atlanta, GA: https://hispanicaccess.org/southeast-regional-office-atlanta-ga-0
The deadline is coming soon (February 6th), but our application form is very simple and easy to complete. For more information regarding our internship program, projects, benefits, and time-frame please read our promotional flyer below, or visit our website: hispanicaccess.org/lhip
Date Posted: January 20, 2017
Dr. Ilyas Yildirim is a new faculty in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at FAU (Jupiter Campus). He is looking for sophomores and juniors who are passionate about doing theoretical and computational research in biologically important systems (such as Huntington's Disease, Myotonic Dystrophy, Fragile X-Syndrome). He received his Ph.D. in Physics from University of Rochester, and worked as a postdoc with Prof. George Schatz at Northwestern University, and Prof.s David Wales and Daan Frenkel at University of Cambridge before coming to FAU. He is trying to develop computational methods and models to study nucleic acids (DNA/RNA).
Depending on the project, the prospective student will work closely with one of the following collaborators:
i) Prof. Matthew Disney at Scripps FL
ii) Prof. David Wales at University of Cambridge
iii) Prof. Serdal Kirmizialtin NYU-Abu Dhabi).
For more information about his research please visit https://ilyasyildirim.wordpress.com.
Some of his projects are described below:
1) Drug design targeting RNA molecules: Application of computational chemistry to study RNA-drug interaction.
2) Study of microRNA structures: Can we learn and make useful predictions important in cancer research?
3) Development of a computational method to predict 3D RNA structures from
sequence: An Atomistic approach.
4) Properties of nucleosome structures: Effect of single-point mutations to structure and stability.
Dr. Yildirim is particularly interested in students who are passionate about science and plan to go to a graduate school after graduation. The knowledge the students will gain in his research will be easily translated to medical research, biophysics, biochemistry, structural biology, and finance (coding skills). Depending on the funding, the skill of the student, and the research project, Dr. Yildirim plans on sending the student to the Wales Group at University of Cambridge for a period of time so that they can get acquinted with the Discrete Path Sampling approach, a powerful method to scan the energy landscape of biomolecular system.
- Strong communication skills (both written and oral) is a must.
- Expected to start as soon as possible, and work at least one academic year.
- Coding skills (perl/python/fortran/c) and scripting in linux is a plus.
- Familiarity with AMBER Molecular Dynamics Package and at least one Quantum Mechanical software (Gaussian, GAMESS) is a plus.
- The student is expected to work a minimum of 15 hrs/week.
- During the research period, it is expected that he and the student will write at least one research article, which will be submitted to a peer reviewed journal (such as in JPC B, JCTC, Biochemistry, NAR).
- To be considered for this internship, please email Dr. Ilyas Yildirim at firstname.lastname@example.org with the following:
i) note your academic standing
ii) science courses accomplished
iii) basis for interest in the Yildirim Lab
iV) an up-to-date resume
For more information, please visit Dr. Yildirim's website at https://ilyasyildirim.wordpress.com.
Ilyas Yildirim, Ph.D.
Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry
Florida Atlantic University
5353 Parkside Drive, Building MC17, Jupiter, FL 33458
Professional Scientific Collaborator
Department of Chemistry
Scripps Research Institute, Jupiter, FL 33458
Date Posted: January 19, 2017
Internship opening for Library Technology Support
Date Posted: January 17, 2017
The Washington Center in Washington, D.C. is currently accepting applications for their summer internship program. Each week, students will work Monday through Thursday at an internship site that is tailored to their interests, skills and professional goals. One night each week (between Monday and Thursday), students will take an evening course. These courses range across an array of disciplines, and students will choose the option that’s best for them. On Fridays, students will participate in small groups and professional tracks, along with periodic large-group activities like a speaker series, civic engagement and more. The preferred application deadline is 2/15/17 and the regular deadline is 3/15/17. Further information about the deadlines can be found here. If you're interested in applying or would like more information, please contact Mitchell Roshel with the College of Arts and Letters.
Date Posted: January 11, 2017
El Sol’s Legal Services Department has a potential internship for HC students. Combination of clerical work and research on a variety of possible topics such as the issue of driver's licenses for undocumented immigrants, comparing state laws regarding whether undocumented immigrants can get driver's licenses and how these laws got passed; compilations of statistics in Jupiter and Palm Beach County on number of tickets issued for driving without a license and sentences, fines paid, ethnic identities of those ticketed for driving without a license, etc.
Law Office of Mary Jill Hanson
301 Ocean Bluffs Blvd - #306
Jupiter, FL 33477
Date Posted: December 9, 2016
Applications are now being accepted for the Summer REU Program in Marine Science at the University of Delaware, an NSF-Funded Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) program.
Interns will work with faculty in a research-intensive setting on a research topic in chemical, physical, or biological oceanography, marine biology or marine geology. In addition to hands-on research experience, student support includes a $5,600 stipend, campus housing, and travel assistance.
Supported by a grant from the National Science Foundation's Division of Ocean Sciences, this REU program supports ten undergraduate students to conduct research in marine science. The program will take place at the University of Delaware's Hugh R. Sharp campus in the resort community of Lewes, located on the shores of the Delaware Bay and Atlantic Ocean near Cape Henlopen State Park.
For more information, please contact:
Director, UD REU program in Marine Science
Date Posted: November 17, 2016
Coastal Risk Consulting is looking to hire an unpaid intern for the spring semester. If you're interested, click this link for more information on how to apply.
Date Posted: November 7, 2016
Mind and Melody is looking for a marketing intern who will be responsible for assisting the organization in the development and implementation of its marketing and business development plans. This will be accomplished through developing, maintaining, and expanding marketing channels to the professional community, healthcare professionals, senior industry, and the public at large. The intern will be responsible for identifying, defining, and developing funding sources to support existing and planned program activities as well as coordinating the development, writing, and submission of grant proposals to third-party entities.
For more information and how to apply, click here.
Date Posted: October 11, 2016
DC Internships is now accepting applications for the Summer 2017 Institute on Political and Economic Systems in Washington, DC. The program includes:
• Undergraduate academic credit from George Mason University
• Internship placement with an organization in the Washington, DC Metro Area
• Fully furnished on-campus housing in the heart of Washington, DC
For more information on how to apply, click here.
Date Posted: September 30, 2016
The Tequesta Lighthouse Art Center is looking for art students in their third or fourth year to intern with them. The internship would be onsite at the Lighthouse Art Center Gallery and School of Art in Tequesta with occasional off-site events. The hours would be flexible but interns are expected mainly between 10 AM - 5 PM on Monday - Friday. A welcome letter, resume, and related work experience are expected to apply along with an interview. These are rolling applications and they will be looking for interns between now and May.
In order to apply, please contact Cynthia Tyrone, Director of Education at the Lighthouse Art Center at (561) 748-8737.
To be considered for this internship, please contact Mr. Martin J. Sweet at email@example.com.
Mathnasium, The Math Only Learning Center is located in Palm Beach Gardens, in NORTHERN PALM BEACH COUNTY. Every day, students around the world attend Mathnasium learning centers to boost their math skills. We are highly specialized, teaching only math, using our curriculum developed over the past 10 years.
You will be instructing students in elementary, middle and high school mathusing our time-tested method of "Making Math Make Sense.” You should have a minimum of a high school diploma, and current local college students are encouraged to apply. Graduate school candidates who are applying to universities for the 2017-18 year are also ideal candidates. Enthusiastic math teachers looking for after school work are also ideal candidates. We are looking for bright, energetic, upbeat young professionals who are excited for this opportunity to change the way students view math
POSITIONS WILL BE OPEN FOR THE 2016-17 SCHOOL YEAR STARTING IN AUGUST 2016.
We are having a family oriented 5k run/walk in Jupiter on October 1st. It is a timed run on a certified course. The run/walk starts outside Roger Dean Stadium, goes through Abacoa and the finish line is Home Plate inside the stadium. Superheros will line the course. After the 5k there will be kids activities in the Kidz Zone.
We are looking for one or more interns willing to help doing things such as taking posters to stores to hang in their windows, taking the cards to stores, helping me with emails for those who register, helping me spread the word through social media, distributing literature about the run to the neighbors along the course route, etc. The intern could also be of great help on the day of the event. We are located on the campus of St Mary's Hospital. Some of the work would take place here, but much of the work would be in the Jupiter area, and the social media part could be done at the intern's home.