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Strategic Communication, Education and Outreach Summer Internship Opportunities

The Strategic Communication, Education and Outreach Internship offers six (6) motivated individuals the opportunity to spend a summer placement within St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Interns will work side-by-side with public relations and communications experts and practitioners in a professional environment to gain insight and experience into the inner workings of a communications team focused on health care and scientific research.

The internship will be project-focused with exposure to various components of the communications working environment and is located in Memphis, Tennessee.

Candidates should note that our internships are full-time learning experiences. You should expect to be available Monday through Friday during standard office hours starting May 2023 through July 2023.

All selected students will balance team and individual responsibilities, exhibit objectivity and openness to others’ views, welcome feedback, contribute to building a positive team spirit, and support everyone’s efforts to succeed.

Deadline to submit application: Sunday, January 15, 2023

How to Apply

Visit your desired internship and apply using the form on the page. Both your resume and cover letter should be in PDF format. Your letter should include a statement on how participation in this internship would support your academic and career goals. Any previous internships or work experience should be included on your resume.

Successful candidates will qualify for a stipend. Other expenses, including food and transportation, are the responsibility of the selected intern.

COVID-19 Vaccine

St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital mandates the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious accommodation, as a condition of employment.